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Balega Raises Funds for Black Rhino Wildlife Trust at Outdoor Retailer Summer Market 2014

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Tessa DuBois
Verde Brand Communications

Hickory, N.C. (August 4, 2014) – Balega, a leading performance sock brand in the run and outdoor specialty markets, announces its support of the Black Rhino Wildlife Trust with the launch of their anti-poaching rhino fundraising campaign to take place during Outdoor Retailer Summer Market 2014.

Throughout the summer show, attendees can show their support with the purchase of a Balega buff and a Balega Merino sock for $5. In continuation of Balega’s charity actions, Balega will donate all proceeds to the Black Rhino Wildlife Trust.

Balega buff and Merino sock package for $5 towards Black Rhino Wildlife Trust

Balega, meaning “to move with speed,” is raising awareness and acting quickly on this issue that is disrupting the wildlife population and culture to their home country of South Africa. Stop by Balega’s booth at Outdoor Retailer (39194) to help end rhino poaching.

Outdoor Retailer Summer Market 2014
August 6-9th 2014
Booth: Balega 39194
Balega buff and merino sock
Price: $5

 About Balega International
A leading performance sock brand in the American run specialty market, Balega is a designer and manufacturer of technical performance socks. A proud American-South African initiative, the company develops its entire product at it’s South African production facility utilizing the best performance yarns produced in the United States. Crafted for a superior fit and unmatched comfort, Balega is committed to the technical excellence, quality and performance offered in Balega socks. For more information visit