San Luis Obispo based apparel and promotional items retailer to supply event branded items for sale online and onsite at the SLO Life Expo April 5–7, 2013

SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA — The San Luis Obispo Marathon, Half Marathon + 5K has signed a three-year Official Logo Merchandise deal with Left Coast T-Shirt Co. Left Coast will exclusively handle the acquisition, printing and sales of all event logo apparel and promotional items through 2015. Get Off The Couch Potato Sports Productions, LLC, owners of the San Luis Obispo Marathon, Half Marathon + 5K, has worked with Left Coast, a local San Luis Obispo company for three years on other events. Logo merchandise for the 2013 marathon is now on sale online at

“We’re extremely excited to work with David Whitaker and the folks at Left Coast T-shirt Co.,” says Heather Hellman, Event Direct. “We have picked some great items for this year’s marathon that I know our athletes and spectators will like to commemorate their achievement.”

Several items are now on sale online at and more items will be added in the lead up to race weekend. Left Coast T-Shirt will also be onsite at the three-day SLO Life Expo (April 5–7, 2013), selling logo merchandise in the large vendor tent on the Madonna Meadows at the Madonna Inn.

“The entire Left Coast T-Shirt Company team is very excited at the opportunity to make merchandise for such a great local event. We love being part of the community and this is just one more way to do that. Working with Get off the Couch Potato Sports over the past few years has been a truly wonderful, and this agreement takes that relationship to the next level. We are really looking forward to it!”

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