Retired NBA Legend turned cannabis entrepreneur Al Harrington is leading the way for cannabis athlete entrepreneurs across the world and on July 12, 2022 announced the NBPA as an official partner of Re+Play.
“Re+Play’s partnership with the NBPA will provide consumers with a wealth of trusted, technology-driven products, to help them recover like a pro. As we move into the next phase of the Re+Play brand with our strategic partners at Amazon, the NBPA, and Walmart, we are excited to once again reimagine how we help athletes of all levels recover from pain with CBD and other innovative technology.”-Al Harrington, CEO of Harrington Wellness and Former NBPA Member – Press Release
Al Harrington alongside renowned trainer Joe Abunasser and Dr. Sanford Kunkle founded Re+Play, a performance-based recovery brand. Partnering with the NBPA is a pivotal moment for athletes across the globe as the plant continues to gain acceptance throughout sporting leagues. The first product that will release from the partnership with the NBPA will be a proprietary formulated recovery cream which will be developed in partnership with Avicanna, a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of plant-derived cannabinoid-based products.
“It was important that we developed a product that was clearly evidence-based and targeted at improving muscle recovery. Through our partnership with Avicanna—we were able to develop our line at its R&D headquarters in the Johnson & Johnson Innovation Center, JLABS, giving us a significant competitive product advantage.”-Dr.Sanford Kunkel, Chief Medical Officer, Harrington Wellness & Re+Play – Press Release
“By partnering with Amazon and Walmart, two leading retailers, we can continue our mission to bring high-quality recovery-promoting products to the everyday customer in places that they are looking for them. Gaining access to a new set of pain relief-seeking consumers allows Re+Play the opportunity to further establish itself as a trusted brand in the recovery category.”-Erin Hackey, President of Harrington Wellness – Press Release