Kosuke Kitajima signs with Arena/Descente


The Japanese distributor for the Arena brand, announced today that it has signed Kosuke Kitajima. The two-year contract begins April 1, 2012 for an undisclosed amount. Kitajima will begin wearing Arena at the Japanese Olympic Trials, April 2-8, at the Tatsumi Aquatics Center in Tokyo. Kitajima had previously contracted with Mizuno. Read more here on SwimmingWorld Magazine

In other news, Alain Bernard is also an Arena man, here testing the Powerskin Carbon Pro. Seems like every decent swimmer out there is switching to the Arena brand (aah, let the trash talk begin … and no, I’m not sponsored by Arena :-)

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