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CIF San Diego Section Selects Molten USA as Official Ball

Reno, NV – Molten USA has been selected as the new official volleyball of the California Interscholastic Federation- San Diego Section through 2021.The Official Ball for the girls’ season will be Molten’s renowned Super Touch volleyball and the Pro Touch volleyball for the boys. Under the terms of the new 5- year agreement, Molten will sponsor both the boys’ [...]

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Molten USA Extends Give Joy Initiative to Support Cancer Research

Reno, NV – Molten USA, Inc. has pledged to “Give 100%” to support cancer research facilities across the country as an addition to their Give Joy initiative. Beginning this spring, Molten will select a cancer research facility in the host city of select USA Volleyball Junior National Qualifiers and donate 100% of the revenue generated from the sale [...]

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Three-Time Olympian to Join Molten USA in Meeting with Congress

Reno, NV – Molten USA will participate in National Health Through Fitness Day (NHTF Day) by joining three- time U.S. Olympic Women’s Volleyball Team player Tayyiba Haneef-Park and the Sports & Fitness Industry Association (SFIA) in Washington, D.C. for meetings with the United States Congress on March 16th. Haneef-Park will address Congress on the importance of the Personal Health Investment [...]

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Molten USA Announces New Volleyball Product for 2016

Reno, NV- Molten USA has announced several new additions to their 2016 volleyball product line. These products will be available for sale at select retailers in the United States and Canada beginning in 2016.New Colors Available for L2 Volleyballs:In order to accommodate a wider range of official school and club colors, Molten is adding three new color options to [...]

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The National Wheelchair Basketball Association (NWBA) Selects Molten USA as Official Basketball

Reno, NV – Molten USA, Inc is pleased to announce that the National Wheelchair Basketball Association (NWBA) has selected Molten as their official basketball. The new partnership will begin immediately and will continue through the end of 2018.Molten offers a variety of elite and competition level basketballs and sports equipment that will be available to the NWBA [...]

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Molten Introduces X-Series Basketballs Featuring Improved Touch and Enhanced Visibility

Reno, NV – Molten USA, a manufacturer of competition quality sports balls and equipment, has announced the release of the elite Molten X-Series basketballs in the United States, Canada and Latin America. The new Molten X-Series basketballs will succeed the popular BGL, BGG, and BGM basketball series. The X-Series combines Molten’s Advanced Basketball Technology with subtle modifications to provide even more functionality for elite athletes across the globe. Included in the changes are a uniform surface texture and an increase in the color contrast of the signature 12-panel GUIGIARO design. By integrating tradition with innovation, Molten’s X-Series aims for maximum grip and control, consistency in contact, and increased visibility. The X-Series BGL7X and BGL6X models will be used as the official basketballs in all FIBA sanctioned international games as well as the official ball of numerous elite leagues and organizations through 2018. Molten continues to develop and provide products with sophisticated design and superb functionality for the entire basketball community and maintain its commitment to the brand statement, “for the real game.” ■ X-Series Product Features 1. Consistent Touch To improve consistency of touch, the shape and placement of each pebble was modified and aligned to create a uniform surface texture, revolutionizing the traditional pebble pattern. Traditional pebble placement Uniform pebble alignment 2. Enhanced Visibility Increased contrast between the ball’s feature colors provides the ultimate experience in ball visibility. Players can focus on every movement of the ball. Additionally, the rotation of the ball can be seen at greater distances, allowing fans to see every detail of play. ■ Product Overview ModelBGLXBGGXBGMXTechFlat Pebble Surface, Full Flat Seams, X-Series TechnologyX-Series TechnologyX-Series TechnologyCoverGenuine LeatherPremium Composite LeatherSynthetic LeatherUsageIndoor UseIndoor UseIndoor / Outdoor UseSizesOfficial 7, Intermediate 6Official 7, Intermediate 6Official 7, Intermediate 6, Junior 5■ Official Game Ball of FIBA As a global sponsor of FIBA, Molten has been their official game ball supplier since 1982 and Molten’s top leather basketballs have served as the official game ball for numerous international tournaments, competitions and associations across the globe. The newly designed GL7X and GL6X will continue to be used as the official basketballs in all FIBA international games.

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Molten USA Partner FUNDaFIELD Helps to ‘Pass it Forward’

Reno, NV – Molten USA has enjoyed a successful partnership this year with Kyle Weiss and the FUNDaFIELD organization. Weiss, founder of FUNDaFIELD, is a World of Children Award Honoree that created the organization to build soccer fields for vulnerable children in the developing world. Often referred to as ‘The Nobel Peace Prize for child advocacy’, the World [...]

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World of Children® Award Partners with Molten USA to ‘Pass it Forward’

Reno, NV – World of Children Award and Molten USA have joined together to help promote youth leadership through Molten’s Pass it Forward program. The partnership will include collaboration on a variety of levels to not only advance the Pass it Forward program, but to inspire Pass it Forward participants to learn about World of Children Award’s youth leaders and the efforts they are making to improve the lives of vulnerable children around the globe. One important element of the partnership is the annual selection of a World of Children Honoree to become a [...]

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USA Volleyball Partners with Molten USA to 'Pass it Forward'

Reno, NV – USA Volleyball has partnered with Molten USA to further their efforts to spread the joy of sport and play through Molten’s Pass it Forward Program. An interactive and educational program, Pass it Forward aims to promote youth sport participation while creating a space to discuss topics such as philanthropy, sportsmanship and accountability. Learn more at: http://moltenusa.com/passitforward “Through Pass it Forward, we have the opportunity to educate youth regarding the value of participation in sports as well as the importance of leading a responsible, active and healthy lifestyle," said Melissa Dawson, President of Molten USA. "By providing youth [...]

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USA Volleyball Expands Sponsorship with Molten to Include Official Outdoor Volleyball

Colorado Springs, CO – USA Volleyball announced today that it has expanded its partnership with Molten USA by adding the designations “Official Outdoor Volleyball of USA Volleyball” and “Official Volleyball – Court, Sand and Grass” to the overall sponsorship relationship. In the summer of 2011, Molten renewed its current agreement as the “Official Sponsor of USA Volleyball, Its National Teams, High Performance Program, National Championships and Coaching Accreditation Program.” Both the existing and new sponsorships are effective through 2016 and will include collaboration on a variety of grassroots and cross-promotional elements as well the continuation of comprehensive joint social media initiatives and philanthropic programs, such as the Pass it Forward Program. “Molten USA has been a tremendous, forward-thinking partner over the past 17 years and it is exciting to expand this mutually beneficial sponsor relationship to include the sand and grass game through the 2016 Olympic quadrennial,” USA Volleyball Secretary General Kerry Klostermann said. “Molten USA’s support for USA Volleyball programs has been superb and we look forward to working together to grow and promote the sport of volleyball in new ways through this long-term partnership.” Molten has been the official volleyball of the U.S. National Teams since 1997. In 2001, Molten expanded the partnership to include the USA Volleyball High Performance programs, Coaching Accreditation Program, the USA Volleyball Girls’ and Boys’ Junior National Championships and the USA Volleyball Open National Championships for adult players. “Molten is excited to expand our partnership as the Official Outdoor Volleyball of USA Volleyball,” said Molten USA President Melissa Dawson. “Since our partnership began in 1997, it is clear that both partners are committed to the support and advancement of the sport of volleyball, from the court to the sand. Molten is dedicated to being at the forefront of technological innovation with the goal of providing the highest quality and value to athletes. Molten looks forward to a very successful future partnership with USA Volleyball and will continue to demonstrate its commitment to producing the absolute [...]

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