70s Squincher 15 KM Run Rat Race t-shirt Medium
Chest 19 in.
Length 26.5 in.
Content: 50% cotton, 50% polyester
Tag Brand: Hanes
This classic race tee is from the Squincher 15 KM Run sometime in the 1970s. It's seen a ton of loving over the years, leaving us with perfectly worn-in keepsake. Features a fun rat cartoon graphic, soft poly cotton, and a seventies era Hanes tag.
Squincher, presently spelled Sqwincher, is an electrolyte sports drink company which sponsored this race back in the 70s. It's roots date back to 1975 in Columbus, Mississippi and has since expanded to cover international markets like Mexico, Costa Rica, Australia, Canada, and New Zealand.
Mack Howard founded Sqwincher with the goal of competing with the popular sports drink Gatorade. They stood out from the competition with their high potassium and lower sodium content, but what brought them the most success was marketing the drink towards blue-collar workers.
Fits like a modern unisex adult medium. Shirt has fading, collar wear, and several holes, see pics. This shirt is yellow.