The US Olympic Committee (USOC) has extended its sponsorship deal with Nike Inc until 2016, making it official outfitter for apparel, footwear and headwear.

The agreement will see Nike kit out US athletes including the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, Sochi 2014 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, as well as the Rio de Janeiro 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Nike first became an official sponsor and licensee of the US Olympic and Paralympic Teams in 2005.