Kat Sharkey is a talented U.S. Women's National Field Hockey forward and our original TreadBands Elite Ambassador. Kat grew up in Moosic, PA where she didn't pick up a field hockey stick until middle school. Kat's quick learning and raw talent eventually scored her a spot on Princeton's field hockey team where she was the Division I leading scorer in 2010 and 2012. Since being added to the U.S. Women's National Field Hockey roster in 2011, Kat has earned multiple World Cup medals alongside her teammates and was a featured starter in the 2016 Summer Olympics. In the game, Kat is a fierce forward and player. Off the field, she has contagious positive energy and gives off the sweetest "girl next door" vibes.
TreadBands partnered with Kat to develop a reflection of her Americana devotion with 3 of her designs as well as 2 more bright and preppy floral collection that matched her personality. Kat took a personal interest in creating her line by finding inspiring quotes to uplift young players. Keep up with Kat as she takes the field hockey world by storm by following her instagram @ksharkeyyy.