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Style, Performance & Creativity

These are the bonds that link Paul Mitchell and the world of lifestyle sports.

For more than 30 years, we have proudly sponsored sports events and athletes around the globe. From skateboarding pros and world-class snowboarders to volleyball stars, karate champions and urban dancers, our talented athletes encourage us to embrace our own passions, find inspiration in unexpected places and push the envelope to create works of art.

Meet the Team

Get to know some of the pro athletes on our sports roster (quirks, inspirations and all).

#SportYourStyle

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Team Paul Mitchell Is On the Move

Our team travels the country to support an active and creative lifestyle. Find out where we’re headed next!

10 Apr 2015 - 11 Apr 2015

TEAM PAUL MITCHELL KARATE OCEAN STATE GRAND NATIONALS

Crowne Plaza Hotel Providence/Warwick

www.teampaulmitchellkarate.com

12 Apr 2015

DOWN AND DIRTY

Castaic Lake State Recreation Center

www.downanddirtyobstaclerace.com

25 Apr 2015

DIRTY GIRL

Atlanta Motor Speedway

www.downanddirtyobstaclerace.com

25 Apr 2015

WORLD OF DANCE

Solano Fairgrounds

www.worldofdance.com

25 Apr 2015 - 26 Apr 2015

XTERRA WEST CHAMPIONSHIPS

Lake Las Vegas

www.xterraplanet.com

02 May 2015 - 03 May 2015

Dirty Girl

Scranton, PA

The Pavilion at Montage Mountain

godirtygirl.com

09 May 2015 - 10 May 2015

World of Dance

Dallas, TX

South Side Ballroom

worldofdance.com

16 May 2015 - 18 May 2015

NY - XTERRA Southeast Championships

Pelham, AL

Oak Mountain State Park

trifind.com

17 May 2015 - 18 May 2015

Down & Dirty

Miami, FL

Amelia Earhart Park

downanddirtyobstaclerace.com

23 May 2015 - 24 May 2015

World of Dance

Freehold, NJ

iPlay America

http://www.worldofdance.com

30 May 2015 - 31 May 2015

World of Dance

Orlando, FL

Osceola Performing Arts Center and Expo

worldofdance.com

30 May 2015 - 31 May 2015

Dirty Girl

Greensboro, NC

Kersey Valley

godirtygirl.com

31 May 2015 - 01 Jun 2015

Down & Dirty

Chicago, IL

Hidden Lakes

downanddirtyobstaclerace.com

06 Jun 2015 - 07 Jun 2015

Dirty Girl

Indianapolis, IN

Boondocks Farms

godirtygirl.com

07 Jun 2015 - 08 Jun 2015

Down & Dirty

Dallas, TX

Cedar Hill State Park

http://www.downanddirtyobstaclerace.com/

13 Jun 2015 - 14 Jun 2015

Dirty Girl

Pittsburgh, PA

Steel City Raceway

godirtygirl.com

13 Jun 2015 - 15 Jun 2015

XTERRA East Championships

Richmond, VA

Brown's Island

xterraplanet.com

14 Jun 2015 - 15 Jun 2015

Down & Dirty

Hartford, CT

Riverside Park

godirtygirl.com

27 Jun 2015 - 28 Jun 2015

Dirty Girl

Chicago, IL

Sears Center Arena

godirtygirl.com

11 Jul 2015 - 12 Jul 2015

Dirty Girl

Killington, VA

Killington Resort

godirtygirl.com

18 Jul 2015 - 20 Jul 2015

XTERRA Mountain Championships

Avon, CO

Beaver Creek

xterraplanet.com

26 Jul 2015 - 27 Jul 2015

Down & Dirty

Philadelphia, PA

Warminster Park

downanddirtyobstaclerace.com

01 Aug 2015 - 02 Aug 2015

Dirty Girl

Twin Cities, MN

Pinehaven Pumpkin Farms

godirtygirl.com

01 Aug 2015 - 03 Aug 2015

World of Dance Championships

Los Angeles, CA

Los Angeles Convention Center

worldofdance.com

04 Aug 2015 - 10 Aug 2015

Hip Hop International USA/World Championships

San Diego, CA

Harrah's Resort

hiphopinternational.com

08 Aug 2015 - 09 Aug 2015

Dirty Girl

New York, NY

Citi Field

godirtygirl.com

15 Aug 2015 - 16 Aug 2015

World of Dance

Atlanta, GA

Rialto Center

worldofdance.com

15 Aug 2015 - 16 Aug 2015

Dirty Girl

Milwaukee, WI

Waukesha County Fairgrounds

godirtygirl.com

22 Aug 2015 - 23 Aug 2015

Dirty Girl

Baltimore, MD

High Point Farm

godirtygirl.com

23 Aug 2015 - 24 Aug 2015

Down & Dirty

Detroit, MI

Kensington Metropark

downanddirtyobstaclerace.com

29 Aug 2015 - 30 Aug 2015

Dirty Girl

Buffalo, NY

Area 51 Motocross

godirtygirl.com

12 Sep 2015 - 13 Sep 2015

Dirty Girl

Copper Mountain, CO

Copper Mountain

godirtygirl.com

18 Sep 2015 - 21 Sep 2015

XTERRA USA Championships

Ogden, UT

Snowbasin Resort

xterraplanet.com

19 Sep 2015 - 21 Sep 2015

Nautica Malibu Triathlon

Malibu, CA

Zuma Beach

nauticamalibutri.com

04 Oct 2015 - 05 Oct 2015

Down & Dirty

New York, NY

Pelham Bay Park

downanddirtyobstaclerace.com

18 Oct 2015 - 19 Oct 2015

CAF Triathlon

San Diego, CA

La Jolla Cove

challengedathletes.org

18 Oct 2015 - 19 Oct 2015

Down & Dirty

Atlanta, GA

Georgia International Horse Park

downanddirtyobstaclerace.com

01 Nov 2015 - 02 Nov 2015

XTERRA Off-Road Triathlon World Championships

Kapalua, HI

Kapalua

xterraplanet.com

01 Nov 2015 - 02 Nov 2015

Down & Dirty

Sacramento, CA

Folsom Lake State Recreation Area

downanddirtyobstaclerace.com

07 Nov 2015 - 08 Nov 2015

World of Dance

San Diego, CA

California Center for the Arts, Escondido

worldofdance.com

14 Nov 2015 - 15 Nov 2015

World of Dance

Chicago, IL

Copernicus Theater

worldofdance.com

21 Nov 2015 - 22 Nov 2015

World of Dance

Boston, MA

Back Bay Event Center

worldofdance.com

06 Dec 2015 - 07 Dec 2015

XTERRA Trail Run World Championships

Oahu, HI

Kualoa Ranch

xterraplanet.com

Sponsored Tours & Events

Here’s the scoop on each of our partners.

World of Dance Tour

What it is: The World of Dance Tour is the largest international urban dance competition that showcases and celebrates the style and creativity of today’s youth.

How we participate: We're proud to be the title sponsor of the World of Dance Tour. Plus, at each tour stop, Paul Mitchell Schools Future Professionals provide complimentary hairstyles and makeup touch-ups so dancers and event attendees look and feel great.

XTERRA Off-Road Triathlon & Trail Run Series

What it is: The XTERRA Off-Road Series is a premier global triathlon and trail running event open to athletes of all ages and athletic abilities. Participants test their endurance as they make their way across various terrains including lava beds, pineapple fields, sandy beaches, mucky jungles and dark caves.

How we participate: The Paul Mitchell booth offers participants braids and haircuts on site. All proceeds support the Challenged Athletes Foundation, an organization that provides opportunities for people with physical disabilities to pursue an active lifestyle.

The Dew Tour

What it is: The Dew Tour is the top action sport series that showcases the best athletes in skateboarding, BMX, freesking and snowboarding. The summer event lineup includes street, streetstyle, park and dirt, and vert, and the winter tour features some of the newest Olympic sports, including slopestyle and superpipe.

How we participate: The Paul Mitchell booth is manned by Future Professionals and salon stylists who provide on-site haircuts, braids and vibrant hair color accents. All proceeds go to Road2Recovery, an organization that provides financial assistance to motocross and supercross pros who have sustained career-ending injuries.

The Merrell Down & Dirty Obstacle Race

What it is: The Merrell Down & Dirty Obstacle Race features both a three-mile and six-mile course with more than 20 challenging, military-style obstacles, each ending with a mud pit. Cargo nets, sandbags, tractor tires and rock walls add to the fun.

How we participate: Paul Mitchell sends Future Professionals and salon stylists to each event to provide haircuts and braiding services. All proceeds collected benefit Challenged Athletes Foundation and Operation Gratitude, an organization that supports active duty and veteran communities.

Team Paul Mitchell Karate

What it is: We founded Team Paul Mitchell Karate on the same values that define our company: honor, respect, discipline and integrity. It was our first-ever sponsored sports team and remains one of the few corporately sponsored karate teams today. Team Paul Mitchell Karate is the gold standard in the sport.

How we participate: During each event, Paul Mitchell Future Professionals offer competitors and attendees complimentary hairstyles that are both fun and functional.

World Series of Beach Volleyball

What it is: The World Series of Beach Volleyball is the premier, international event for professional volleyball. The world’s best athletes compete against each other in teams of two, four and six for the ultimate prize, $1 million dollars. This week-long festival features live music, local food, activities for kids and, of course, world-class volleyball.

How we participate: Paul Mitchell Future Professionals and local Focus Salon stylists provide haircuts and sporty styles to attendees on-site.

Hip Hop International

What it is: Hip Hop International is the most prestigious hip hop competition that showcases the talent of over 3000 dancers from 40+ nations as they battle for the US and World Hip Hop Championship titles.

How we participate: Local Focus Salon stylists offer participants styling services at the Paul Mitchell Braid Bar.

Burton Mountain Festival

What it is: The Burton Mountain Festival is an eight-stop tour that hits the best winter resorts in the US. It offers snowboarders an opportunity to test Burton’s newest boards, bindings and boots for free, in addition to enjoying the resort and on-site entertainment.

How we participate: Team Paul Mitchell is on-site in igloo-shaped tents to provide entertainment in the form of MITCH pong, hoop shoot and other fun games.

Burton US Open of Snowboarding

What it is: The Burton US Open of Snowboarding is the longest-running snowboarding event, in which the world’s most elite snowboarders compete in the halfpipe and slopestyle championships. Attendees enjoy concerts, riding events and product demos.

How we participate: Team Paul Mitchell is on-site with games and fun for everyone, including MITCH pong, hoop shoot and MITCH product giveaways.

USSA

What it is: US Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) oversees the athletic pipeline for Olympic development in all skiing and snowboarding disciplines. They host seven competitions across the country, in which the world’s best athletes compete in slopestyle, superpipe, skicross, snowboardcross, serials and moguls to gather World Cup points and qualify for the US Olympic Team.

How we participate: Paul Mitchell Future Professionals provide complimentary hand massages and host MITCH pong and hoop shoot in the booth. Winners receive travel size MITCH products.

Nautica Malibu Triathlon

What it is: As one of the most scenic and popular triathlons in the US, this event draws nearly 10,000 competitors, including a mix of professional athletes, corporate teams and a handful of celebrities. All proceeds from the event benefit Children’s Hospital Los Angeles.

How we participate: Paul Mitchell Schools Future Professionals and local Focus Salon stylists provide haircuts and styles on-site for participants and spectators. All proceeds from the Paul Mitchell booth benefit the Challenged Athletes Foundation.

Dirty Girl Mud Run Series

What it is: The Dirty Girl Mud Run series is a three-mile, untimed obstacle course and mud run open exclusively to women. The event encourages ladies of all fitness levels to share good, unclean fun with friends and family.

How we participate: Paul Mitchell Future Professionals are on-site to deliver a healthy dose of beauty and confidence. All proceeds benefit Bright Pink, a non-profit focused on the prevention and early detection of breast and ovarian cancer in young women. Did we mention that we also set up a corn hole game and give away pink mustaches to the winners? Talk about fun!

Supergirl Surf Jam

What it is: Supergirl Surf Jam is the only 6-star ASP ranked surf competition in North America and the largest all-women’s professional and amateur surf competition in the US. Ladies from all over the world compete over a three-day period in Oceanside, CA.

How we participate: Paul Mitchell Schools Future Professionals provide competitors and attendees with complimentary hairstyling services.

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