Gatorade Heritage
Gatorade - 50 years of fueling champions
1965
Gator-ade’ invented at the University of Florida for the University’s football team, the Gators



1967
The Gators win the Orange Bowl championship for the first time in school history. Stokely-Van Camp, Inc., begins commercial production and sale of Gatorade

1967
1969
The Kansas City Chiefs begin using Gatorade- The first team to do so in the NFL.



1970
The Kansas City Chiefs win the Super Bowl against the heavily favoured Minnesota Vikings National Football League




1983
Gatorade becomes the official sports drink of the National Football League.


 
1985

Gatorade Sports Science Institute founded

1991
Gatorade signs Michael Jordan
2010
Gatorade grows worldwide with 80 countries selling the sports drink

2013
Gatorade forms partnerships with the world's leading football teams including FC Barcelona 
 2013
2015