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PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE CAREFULLY. BY PLACING ORDERS YOU HAVE ACCEPTED THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS BELOW.  This constitutes your knowledge, understanding, and acceptance of the Terms, and your agreement to be bound by the Terms. Hometown Athlete may change, edit, modify, delete, revise, or update the Terms from time to time without notice.  Accepting these terms after any changes, edits, modifications, deletions, revisions, or updates posted constitutes your agreement to comply with the posted Terms.



The trademarks, trade names, trade dress, logos, and service marks (collectively, the "Trademarks") displayed  are the registered and/or unregistered Trademarks of Hometown Athlete, or such other third party that may own the displayed Trademarks. Nothing contained on the site or in the Terms serves to grant to you, by implication or otherwise, any license or right to use any Trademarks displayed on this Site without the written permission of Hometown Athlete or such other third party that may own the displayed Trademarks.



The text, Trademarks, logos, images, graphics, photos, video files, application functionality, or any other digital media, and their arrangement on this Site (“Content”) are all subject to patent, copyright, trademark and other intellectual property protection. Content may not be copied for commercial use or redistribution, nor may Content be modified, processed, or reposted to other websites. Access to and uses of this Site are solely for your purchase of Hometown Athlete products for personal use, information, education and communication with Hometown Athlete. You may download copy or print the Content of this Site for your personal non-commercial use only. No right, title or interest in any of the Content of this Site is transferred to you as a result of any downloading, copying, printing or use of this Site. All rights not expressly granted to you by these Terms are reserved.



Estimated shipping is 4-5 weeks upon approval of artwork and payment due.  A minimum of 50% deposit is required and all orders are to be paid 100% prior to shipping.  Due to variables in manufacturing, all dates quoted are estimates only and cannot be guaranteed.  All shipping and handling charges are the responsibility of the customer.


Claims must be reported to Hometown Athlete within 10 days of receipt.  When requesting a return authorization label, the following information is required – reason for return, invoice #, style #, color #, size and quantity.  An authorization label will be sent to you to prepare the merchandise for return.  We reserve the right to repair, replace or issue credit for any merchandise returned.  All custom items may not be returned under any circumstances.

Hometown Athlete offers a limited guarantee for our products because we care about your satisfaction.  If product has defects other than normal wear and tear, used under normal conditions – we reserve the right to repair, replace or issue credit.



Hometown Athlete will make every effort possible to match colors.  Color variations can occur due to, but not limited to, many variables including the supply and the manufacturing process, and are beyond the control of Hometown Athlete. We cannot make any color match guarantees.  We reserve the right to make substitutions to fabrics and material as needed.



By submitting your final mockup approval to our design team, “You agree to the following terms”. 

I verify that all lettering and/or word spellings, graphics, colors and content included in the approved mockup are correct. 

Hometown Athlete is not liable for errors in a final product caused by any of the following reasons:
Misspelling, Graphics, Grammar, Punctuation and Final Appearance of Colors. 

NOTE: (Mockups are not to scale and are used for demonstration purposes only, as all sizing and placement is per our standards. The colors displayed on your screen and shown on your mockup are not guaranteed to be a true match to the colors that will be on the finished product.) 

Artwork is billed at $50/hour. 



Photography is the property of HTA and is not to be used without written authorization.



Due to custom orders, once order is placed no changes or cancellations are accepted.



All claims must be made in writing within 5 days of receiving merchandise.  We reserve the right to ship +/- 10% of original order. 



Do not wash white and colored garments together.  All garments should be washed in cold water.  For best results, garments (particularly those containing spandex) should be hung to drip dry. 



While Hometown Athlete desires to receive feedback and testimonials from its customers (“Submission(s)”), please do not send Hometown Athlete any unsolicited creative or original concepts, ideas, materials or products, confidential or proprietary information, or the like. Hometown Athlete is under no obligation to use or compensate you for your Submissions. Hometown Athlete will not respond to you regarding your Submissions, and your Submissions will not be returned to you and will not be treated as confidential information.


By submitting items to this Site, you represent that you own or have unencumbered, transferable rights and permissions, including, without limitation, licenses, rights of publicity, to the Submissions that you submit. If your Submission contains photographs or digital or video images that depict a child that is under the age of majority in their state of residence, you represent that you have written permission from the child's parent or guardian to provide the photo, digital, or video image. If you make a Submission to this Site, you automatically grant Hometown Athlete a perpetual, worldwide, unlimited, irrevocable, transferable, assignable, royalty-free license for Hometown Athlete to use that Submission for any lawful purpose whatsoever, including, without limitation, the right to sub-license that Submission to third parties for their lawful uses and purposes. Subject to existing laws, you waive any moral rights that you or your licensors may have in any Submission.



We reserve the right to post images or videos of athletes wearing HA apparel if the pictures were published on, but not limited to Social Media. 



You are responsible for the personal protection and security of any password or username that you may use to access this Site. You are responsible for all direct or indirect damages and liable for all activity conducted on this Site that can be linked or traced back to your username or password. You are obligated to immediately report a lost or stolen password or username to Hometown Athlete.



You acknowledge, by your use of this site: (1) that your use of this site is at your sole risk; (2) that you assume full responsibility for all costs associated with all necessary servicing or repairs of any equipment that you use in connection with your use of this site; and (3) that hometown athlete  will not be liable for any damages of any kind related to your use of or inability to use our site, including, without limitation, failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, computer virus, or network or internet failure, or including, without limitation, direct, indirect, special, compensatory or consequential damages, lost profits and/or loss of or damage to property whether the alleged liability is based on contract, tort, negligence strict liability or any other basis, even if hometown athlete  has been advised of the possibility of such damages. In no event will hometown athlete’s total liability for any claims related to this site exceed fifty ($50) dollars. 

Because some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, hometown athlete  , its affiliates’, agents’, licensors’ and suppliers’ damages in such jurisdictions shall be limited to the extent permitted by law.



This site uses cookies and may also use the services of third-party providers that deploy cookies in connection with their services. By using the site, you consent to the placement of cookies on any device used to access our site(s). The content provided on this site is provided "as is” and “with all faults.” Hometown athlete makes no warranty or representation, either expressed or implied, as to its use, availability, content accuracy, appropriateness or performance of this site. As a user, you assume all risks and responsibilities for its use or non-use, and hometown athlete makes no representation that the content appearing on or downloaded from this site is compatible with your computer or free from error or viruses. No hometown athlete employee, agent or representative is authorized to modify or amend this warranty. To the extent allowable by existing law, hometown athlete disclaims all other warranties, either expressed or implied, including, without limitation, the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, with respect to this site and its content. Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, or limitation on how long an implied warranty lasts, so the above limitations or exclusions may not apply to you.

Hometown athlete reserves the right to alter or remove site content, or suspend or terminate your use in any way, at any time, for any reason, without prior notification, and Hometown Athlete will not be liable in any way for possible consequences of that action.


You agree to indemnify and hold hometown athlete, its directors, officers, employees, agents, and affiliates harmless from and against any and all claims, including, without limitation, intellectual property claims related to order requests, damages, costs and expenses, including attorney fees, arising from or related to your use of this site or breach of the terms.



These Terms will be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of New Jersey, without regard to its conflicts of law rules. For all disputes arising out of or relating to this Site or Terms, you submit to exclusive personal jurisdiction and venue of the courts located in Essex County, New Jersey.



By agreeing to the Terms, you represent that you are at least the age of majority in your state of residence, or that you are the age of majority in your state of residence and you have given Hometown Athlete your consent to allow any of your minor dependents to use this Site. The provisions and conditions of the Terms constitute the entire agreement between you and Hometown Athlete related to the use of the Site and supersedes any prior agreements or understandings not incorporated in the Terms. The Terms are effective as of the Effective Date. Continued use of the Site by you after the Effective Date constitutes your acceptance of the Terms after the Effective Date.