ZAMST Supports Backpacker Magazine as Official Sponsor of The Get Out More Tour


Irvine, CA March 31, 2015 -- ZAMST, a global leader in high-performance sports prevention and protective equipment, is pleased to support Backpacker Magazine’s 15th Annual Get Out More Tour as the official sports bracing and support equipment provider. The Get Out More Tour is an interactive mobile media and outreach education program designed to inspire readers and encourage participation in active outdoor adventures.

Having just kicked off on March 24th, The Get Out More Tour will travel to over 60 specialty outdoor retailer locations across the United States to bring Backpacker's skills, gear and trip advice to life for outdoor enthusiasts with a 90-minute seminar that covers topics spanning across trip planning, choosing outdoor apparel and equipment, and safety. Together with Zamst, Backpacker’s mission of the Tour is to inspire and enable people to enjoy the outdoors by providing the most trusted and engaging information about outdoor adventure in North America.

“We are very excited to support this Tour and Backpacker Magazine,” said Laura Cleveland, Marketing Manager for Zamst. “Over the last 20 years, Zamst has provided premium injury prevention and protective sports bracing products to climbers, hikers and outdoor enthusiasts, and we are just as passionate about promoting outdoor activity and wellness as we are about our product. Given Backpacker Magazine’s credibility and authentic team, this partnership is a natural fit for us.”

For a complete list of Get Out More Tour events and locations, please visit To learn more about Zamst, visit:


ZAMST is a leading brand of sports support and protective equipment, used by professionals worldwide for over 20 years. ZAMST offers a full line of premium injury prevention and protection sports bracing and supports products. ZAMST is a division of the NIPPON SIGMAX Co., Ltd (Tokyo, JAPAN) with privately held, wholly owned subsidiary corporations, SIGMAX AMERICA (Irvine, CALIFORNIA), SIGMAX EUROPE (Annecy, FRANCE), and SIGMAX CHINA (Shanghai, PRC). For more information, call toll free 877-ZAMST-US (877-926-7887) or visit