DEFY has recently been acquired by Ferdia, the Ardee based Sportswear Company. The acquisition further strengthens the DEFY brand by ensuring that all orders can now be fully manufactured at Ferdia’s state-of-the-art facility in Ardee, Co. Louth. This ensures that every DEFY order can be turned around within 2 weeks of agreeing final design with the customer, and without reliance on overseas suppliers.
The Fusion training ball range is made to International Match ball Standard (IMS), delivering strength and durability on a host of different pitches. Their consistency in the most challenging of conditions provides players with dependable performance, instilling confidence for the big game.
International Match Standard training ball.
Textured TPU outer shell.
PU sealing at seams for high level of resistance to water absorption.
3.5mm EVA foam backing.
One PV backing layer.
HR wound bladder with high rebound properties & polyester latex cemented winding.
The Fusion has passedrigorous testing to FIFA IMS standard for:
Circumferenceto check to ball is the perfect size
Sphericity to check the ball is perfectly round
Rebound properties at different temperatures so the ball remains optimum in any environment
Ball weight between tight parameters
Loss of pressure so the ball loses very little air over a long period of time
Water absorption so the ball remains playable even in the wettest conditions