Viking introduces SpinTex Surface and Triple Threat® technology.
2011Viking brings back the OZ paddle with upgraded technology and introduces “Carbon Mesh” technology.
2012Viking introduces the first Low Bounce ballallowing players to enjoy the sport in all weather conditions.
Principals of Battle Sports Science and Waitt Company have formed Active Brands Company and a wholly owned subsidiary, Prince Americas, to acquire the operating assets and exclusive license to the Prince, Ektelon, and Viking brandsWith a global distribution network in over 30,000 locations worldwide, Active Brands Company is focused on delivering advanced athlete protection and performance equipment for all levels of play in all sports. With a dedication to developing the sports industry's most innovative, science-based products, athletes all over the world choose products within the portfolio to excel in their sports, and to stay safe while doing so. The Active Brands Company footprint includes youth leagues all the way through many of the top professionals athletes in the NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, UFC, MLL (Major League Lacrosse), APTA (American Platform Tennis Association) and USA Racquetball.
Viking dominated the 2013 APTA Nationals as the overwhelmingpaddle of choice including all players in the men’s and women’s finals.
Men's National Champions Mark Parsons/Johan du Randt andWomen's National Champions Viktoria Stoklasova/Ana Brzova all played Viking.