Category: Sports

American Express Serves up New, Innovative Experiences and Benefits to Help Card Members and Fans Ace the 2017 US Open Tennis Championships

Partnership with US Open Champion Venus Williams and Onsite and Digital Offerings Designed to Elevate the Fan Experience NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Continuing American Express’ commitment to delivering exclusive access and benefits for its Card Members, American Express returns to the US Open in 2017 with new and innovative fan experiences. Through an enhanced partnership with US …

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Neymar Jr. Becomes Handicap International’s Ambassador

GENEVA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Brazilian football player Neymar Jr. became the new ambassador of the charity Handicap International today. An event was organised in Place des Nations in Geneva on this occasion. Through this partnership, Neymar is using his huge fame for a good cause: to support the most vulnerable people in the world, people with disabilities …

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CCM Hockey Launches Team CCM

Join the Same Team as Connor McDavid, Sidney Crosby and Brent Burns MONTREAL–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today, CCM announced the launch of Team CCM, a unique club that brings passionate hockey players closer to their favorite athletes. Part of the free CCM Skills mobile application, Team CCM provides its members with exclusive photo and video content from talented …

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TSYS Named Official Payment Processing Provider of NGCOA

TSYS will provide its full suite of processing capabilities to NGCOA golf course owners and operators COLUMBUS, Ga. & CHARLESTON, S.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#NGCOA–TSYS (NYSE: TSS) announced today that it has been named the official payment processing partner of the National Golf Course Owners Association (NGCOA). The not-for-profit organization is the only trade association dedicated exclusively to …

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WWE® Reaches Broadcast Agreement with Nine Network

SYDNEY & STAMFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–WWE (NYSE: WWE) today announced it has reached a new agreement with Nine Network to broadcast weekly one-hour versions of WWE’s flagship programs Raw® and SmackDown® in Australia on Nine Network channel 9Go!. Starting this week, 9Go! will televise a one-hour edition of Raw on Thursdays at 11 p.m. and a …

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The Peninsula Classics Best of the Best Award for 2016 Awarded to 1954 Maserati A6GCS/53 Berlinetta by Pinin Farina

CARMEL-BY-THE-SEA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#BestofTheBest2016–At a highly-anticipated private gathering during the famed Monterey Car Week, a 1954 Maserati A6GCS/53 Berlinetta by Pinin Farina, from the Monaco-based Destriero Collection, was named winner of the prestigious second-annual The Peninsula Classics Best of the Best Award. Only four Berlinetta-bodied sports cars from Pinin Farina were ever produced, and this exquisite …

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Monster Energy Announces Continued Sponsorship Deal With MMA Superstar Conor “The Notorious” McGregor

CORONA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#iamthebeast—Monster Energy announces a continued sponsorship deal with MMA mega Superstar Conor “The Notorious” McGregor. The ultra famous Irishman has been part of Monster Energy’s MMA program since 2015, and was one of the first to join the elite team. The announcement is just weeks ahead of the ‘Fight of the Century’ – …

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Children’s Bicycle Market – Trends, Forecasts, and Opportunity Analysis by Technavio

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#Research–Technavio’s latest market research report on the global children’s bicycle market provides an analysis of the most important trends expected to impact the market outlook from 2017-2021. Technavio defines an emerging trend as a factor that has the potential to significantly impact the market and contribute to its growth or decline. According to Manu …

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Timberland Marks 25 Years of Path of Service™ Employee Volunteer Program with a Season of Service Celebrated Around the World

Thousands of Employees, Partners and Consumers Invited to Come Together Throughout the Fall To Support and Strengthen Local Communities STRATHAM, N.H.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Outdoor lifestyle brand Timberland celebrates the 25th anniversary of its award-winning Path of Service™ program by kicking off a season of volunteer events around the globe. The events will reinforce the brand’s commitment to …

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Foxwoods Resort Casino Hosts Epic Night of Non-Stop Boxing Action

Resort To Showcase Live Championship Boxing Event Followed By Broadcast of Floyd Mayweather – Conor McGregor Bout MASHANTUCKET, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#25YearsProud–Foxwoods Resort Casino and Classic Entertainment & Sports, two titans of the boxing industry over the last quarter century, team up to bring fight fans an epic night of live championship boxing combined by one of …

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Columbia Threadneedle Investments Named Title Sponsor of Dare2tri’s Elite Team of Paratriathletes

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Columbia Threadneedle Investments is proud to announce it is the title sponsor of Dare2tri’s team of elite paratriathletes. Dare2tri’s mission is to impact positively the lives of athletes with physical disabilities and visual impairments by developing their skills in paratriathlon, while inspiring the community at large. Dare2tri’s vision is to serve as the premier …

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Nautilus, Inc. Shows School Spirit with Limited Edition Collegiate Bowflex Max Trainer® Product Line

New Licensing Agreement Expands Bowflex Offerings VANCOUVER, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nautilus, Inc. (NYSE:NLS), a leader in innovative fitness equipment, today announced a new limited edition collegiate-branded Bowflex Max Trainer® M5 product line for University of Florida®, University of Michigan and Florida State University. Launching just in time for college football season, the branded machines feature each university’s …

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Cape Verde Pershing Bay, LLC Sues Florida Yacht Maker Ferretti Group over “Multiple Deficiencies”

Beverly Hills real estate developer Astani claims in lawsuit that the Ferretti Group twice delivered defective yachts and then refused to return almost $3 million in advance purchase fees. BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#Ferretti–Cape Verde Pershing Bay, LLC and Sonny Astani, the CEO/founder of Astani Enterprises, have filed a lawsuit in Miami-Dade County Court, Eleventh Judicial …

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Remington Outdoor Company Announces Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results Conference Call

MADISON, N.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Remington Outdoor Company, one of the world’s leading designer and manufacturer of firearms, ammunition and related products, announces that it has released its second quarter financial results. A copy of the Company’s Form 10-Q for the fiscal quarter ended July 2, 2017 is posted on www.remingtonoutdoorcompany.com in the investor information section. Jim Marcotuli, …

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Alliance MMA Reports Record 48% Growth in Second Quarter Revenue

Company Posts Equally Impressive Improvement in Operating Margin NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Alliance MMA, Inc. (“Alliance MMA” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ:AMMA), a professional mixed martial arts (MMA) company that brings together the best regional productions to build the next generation of MMA champions, today announced financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2017. “Our strong …

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Top 5 Vendors in the Camping Tent Market from 2017 to 2021: Technavio

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#OutdoorGear—Technavio has announced the top five leading vendors in their recent global camping tent market report. This research report also lists eight other prominent vendors that are expected to impact the market during the forecast period. The rising popularity of extreme sports among adventure enthusiasts will drive the market as camping tents are the …

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Automotive Racing Seat Market – Trends and Forecasts by Technavio

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#AutomotiveComponents–Technavio’s latest report on the global automotive racing seat market provides an analysis of the most important trends expected to impact the market outlook from 2017-2021. Technavio defines an emerging trend as a factor that has the potential to significantly impact the market and contribute to its growth or decline. The global automotive racing …

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Global Sports Tourism Market – Drivers and Forecasts by Technavio

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#EntertainmentServices—Technavio analysts forecast the global sports tourism market to grow at a CAGR of more than 41% during the forecast period, according to their latest report. The research study covers the present scenario and growth prospects of the global sports tourism market for 2017-2021. The market is segmented based on type (international sports tourism …

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Introduction of CVT to Boost the Bicycle Gearbox System Market: Technavio

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#Powertrain–Technavio’s latest market research report on the global bicycle gearbox system market provides an analysis of the most important trends expected to impact the market outlook from 2017-2021. Technavio defines an emerging trend as a factor that has the potential to significantly impact the market and contribute to its growth or decline. The global …

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