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Adesso Man x Classroom Champions Collaboration
Adesso Man and Classroom Champions are excited to partner together for this project. Each sock below was designed by and for an individual athlete mentor, educator, or supporter of Classroom Champions and reflects their interests and passions. Thanks to the support of Adesso Man and our sponsors, every dollar from your purchase goes directly towards bringing more incredible mentors to kids across Canada and the United States.
25% Off Purchases of
200+ Pairs (Code:CC25)
BRIGETTE LACQUETTE'S SOCK
SAM EFFAH'S SOCK
CHRIS MAZDZER'S SOCK
STEVEN ANDERSON'S SOCK
TODD NESLONEY'S SOCK
LEX GILLETTE'S SOCK
DR. ALICE LEE'S SOCK
SHAELYNN FARNSWORTH'S SOCK
MARK BENNETT'S SOCK
CRESCENT POINT ENERGY'S CLASSROOM CHAMPIONS SOCK
(Size 8 - 13)
CRESCENT POINT ENERGY'S CLASSROOM CHAMPIONS SOCK
(Size 5 - 9)
MAWER INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT'S SOCK
MYRON STADNYK'S SOCK
MARK FITZGERALD CLASSROOM CHAMPION SOCK (Size 8 - 13)
Track Athlete, National Champion & Classroom Champions Mentor
"This sock represents my attitude on and off the track. Stay in your lane. Distraction wastes energy, focus restores it"
"Classroom Champions brings athletes, students and communities together. My students inspire me to leave everything on the track, and I challenge them to bring their best into the classroom."
Hockey Player, Olympic Silver Medalist & Classroom Champions Mentor
"Humble and proud of who I am and where I come from: Mallard Manitoba & Cote First Nation."
"Growing up, I didn’t have that person to look up to in terms of representation of myself, who faced the same challenges I had in the sport of Hockey. Using my platform to influence the next generation is important to me. The Classroom Champions Circle Program gives me an opportunity to give back to my Indigenous community - connecting me with them everyday to share my experiences."
Luger, Olympic Silver Medalist & Classroom Champions Mentor
"Luge is ultimate sledding so this sock design takes me back to my roots. Sledding was the first way I enjoyed and interacted with winter and continues to be my winter activity of choice!"
"I believe that the success I have had in my life is due to the mentors that helped me along the way. Classroom Champions is the most meaningful and impactful way that I can help be a mentor to children and make a positive impact in the lives of the next generation."
Track Athlete, Paralympic Silver Medalist & Classroom Champions Mentor
"No Need for Sight When You Have a Vision® It’s not our eyes; it’s our minds, that determine success. Do everything in your power to turn your vision into reality"
"I support Classroom Champions because I whole-heartedly believe that these youngsters have a champion within. I can see it, but my goal is to help students see it too."
Teacher, Principal, and White House Champion for Change
"For many years I've been "TechNinjaTodd" on social media so I knew I'd have to have ninjas on my socks and what's better than adorable animals as ninjas!"
"Classroom Champions has been instrumental with my students in helping them see the possibilities they have in not only empowering their own voices and self-belief but in working collaboratively with others!"
Educator, #EdChat Creator, Twitterer Of The Year
"Who says Science and Math can be fun! This design is perfect for anyone who wants to show off their nerdy side."
"I am proud to support Classroom Champions! What Steve, his team and the athletes are doing to support students personal growth is what we need more of in this world."
Dr. Alice Lee
Principal of Richmond Street School
"I wanted to a help create a design that was whimsical, nostalgic, yet current with themes associated with schools and learning. It's a play on reading, writing, and mathematics."
"Classroom Champions is an empowering organization that couples athleticism with learning, grit, and motivating our young people. It takes a village to support our children and Classroom Champions bridges school communities with stellar mentors and role models."
Educator and Education Consultant
"Blending my love of literacy and Pop Culture, this sock design hits the mark! At first glance, it resembles a typical comic book but when you look closer you find it filled with words for all book lovers!"
"I am proud to support Classroom Champions and the work that they do to enable all kids to reach their full potential!"
CEO, Crescent Point Energy
"We designed this sock with our Canadian energy industry in mind. We proudly support our natural resource sector and its commitment to world class environmental stewardship while providing economic and social benefits, like Classroom Champions, to all Canadians."
"Since we started our partnership in 2012, we’ve seen the positive impact that Classroom Champions has had on both the athletes and students involved. Their lesson plans and mentorship have created meaningful outcomes in classrooms across our operating areas and beyond."
President, Mawer Investment Management
"Our sock design is intended to showcase the Mawer mantra, “Be Boring. Make Money.™”, in a fun and engaging way."
"Life is better in strong, connected communities. Classroom Champions builds these communities when their athletes mentor our children, allowing them to share and learn from their success and setbacks."
Managing Partner, Cassels
"The design team allowed me to marry our newly launched Cassels brand colours with my passion for cycling. The bikes also represent our commitment to healthy lifestyles and sustainability."
"We are privileged to partner with Classroom Champions and support world class student mentorship. This opportunity allows us to meaningfully invest in communities through programs that have a proven impact."
CEO, ARC Resources
"The design of the sock highlights the formation flying of skilled acrobatic pilots. ARC Resources success is analogous to formation flying which requires great people dedicated to working together and achieving success through the focus of their energy and passion."
"I support Classroom Champions as the programs are based on values and envision best outcomes in the classroom and life."
CEO, PETRONAS Canada
"As CEO of a dynamic company, I rely on the expertise of a high-performing team to set us up for success in our pursuit of the checkered flag"
"We’re delighted to help grow a program that instils civic pride and has a genuine and meaningful impact on the development of students’ social and academic education."