On Monday Nike announced they have signed Rory McIlroy as a new Nike spokesman. Nike officials made the announcement at the Fairmont hotel.
The deal is said to be for five years, and does not include the Nike swoosh present on McIlroy’s golf bag.
Nike wasted no time and released this commercial featuring Tiger Woods side-by-side with new spokesman Rory McIlroy:
McIlroy made the following comment:
Nike has always been associated with the best athletes in the world and to join the likes of Tiger Woods, Roger Federer, LeBron James. . .it’s a proud moment for me and something I’ve been looking forward to.”