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Johnson Health Tech to be PFA official partner

Johnson Health Tech UK (JHTUK) is already becoming a major player in the commercial fitness equipment market and it has recently become the only such manufacturer to be officially endorsed by the PFA.

The Professional Footballers' Association is the world's longest established professional sportsmen's union and JHTUK believes that the newly appointed partnership with the PFA will further endorse the company's commitment to providing high quality fitness equipment and excellent levels of service.

Christian Smith, Senior Commercial Executive of the PFA commented: "The PFA is delighted to receive Johnson Health Tech as official partners of the Association.

“The company's professional approach to its customers and clients is absolutely first class and considering the responsibility the PFA has for the long term welfare of its members, it is essential that we are able to work with only the very best partners in the field. Johnson Health Tech, as a company, and its high standards of equipment manufacture, matched every criteria in becoming an official partner of the Association.”

Jamie Burton, Managing Director of JHTUK, said: “Everyone agrees that the physical side of the game is now more important than ever. To get the extra yard, you need to put the extra in.

“At Johnson Health Tech we can give PFA members the edge. We design and sell premium exercise equipment, combining the highest levels of quality and performance.”

The partnership means that PFA members, both playing and non-playing, will be able to benefit from JHTUK's knowledge and experience in providing advice and recommendations for the appropriate choice of fitness equipment to suit individual fitness goals.

Pic shows, front row: Stephanie Jones, JHTUK Executive PA and Marketing Co-ordinator, and Jamie Burton, Managing Director. Back row, left to right: Jamie Cartwright, Regional Sales Manager; Sam Williams, Regional Sales Manager; Dave Garratt, Commercial Office Manager; Steven Gerrard, Liverpool FC captain and England footballer; Jon Nasta, National Sales Manager; and David Cox, Regional Sales Manager

Johnson Health Tech UK has recently become the only commercial fitness equipment manufacturer to be officially endorsed by the PFA.
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