TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–O2 Industries (the Company), a leading manufacturer of reusable respirators since 2014, today announces its partnership with former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) fighter Georges St-Pierre, to develop a fitness respirator. The partnership news follows the Company’s recent announcement that it has been selected as the official respirator partner of the UFC.
“O2’s partnership with Georges St-Pierre, considered one of the greatest mixed martial artists of all time, will allow us to build, test and deliver a category-leading fitness respirator that allows active people to train and compete safely and comfortably,” said Peter Whitby, CEO of O2 Industries. “As environmental stressors like viruses and pollution continue to increase globally, we are committed to building solutions that help people perform their best, no matter what they’re doing.”
O2’s engineering team is designing the mask to provide defence from airborne particles, viruses, dust, mold and bacteria. The fitness mask will