Category: Sports

2017 World Longboard Championships to Kick off in Taitung (Taiwan)

TAITUNG, Taiwan–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The world-class World Surf League’s World Longboard Championships for 2017 is scheduled to kick off in southeastern Taiwan, or more specifically, Taitung County in late November, which serves as one of the tournament tour destinations as part the World Surf League (WSL). This WSL competition, which was upgraded from the existing Taiwan Open …

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Commercial Fitness Equipment Market – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2017 – 2022

NEW YORK, Nov. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Global Commercial Fitness Equipment Market: Overview The global commercial fitness equipment market is foretold to be encouraged by an improving growth owing to the rising unwanted repercussions of leading a sedentary lifestyle, including chronic heart diseases and obesity. Increasing susceptibility to health problems such as stress due to …

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Media Advisory – Technical Media Briefing and Photo Opportunity: Canada 150 Skating Rink and Closing Events in Ottawa-Gatineau

Canadian Heritage invites media to attend a technical briefing on various Canada 150 programming taking place in Ottawa–Gatineau throughout December. A photo opportunity will follow. OTTAWA, Nov. 21, 2017 /CNW/ – Canadian Heritage is inviting media representatives to attend a technical briefing on the programming and logistics for various Canada 150 programming taking place in …

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Vista Outdoor to Present at 2017 Leveraged Finance Conference

FARMINGTON, Utah, Nov. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Vista Outdoor Inc. (“Vista Outdoor”) (NYSE: VSTO), announced today that its Chief Financial Officer Stephen Nolan will speak at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2017 Leveraged Finance Conference in Boca Raton, Florida. Mr. Nolan will make remarks on Thursday, November 30 at 7:30 a.m. ET. A live audio …

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2017 Georgia Power Light Up the Holidays contest kicks off with free Freddie Falcon fan photos, giveaways at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on November 26

ATLANTA, Nov. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — WHAT:  Georgia Power invites Falcons fans to stop by and celebrate the start of the holiday season at Mercedes-Benz Stadium prior to the Atlanta Falcons vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers game on November 26. Fans can have free holiday photos taken with Freddie Falcon, check out the latest in energy …

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National Dog Show Presented By Purina® Set For 16th Annual Special On NBC Following Macy’s Parade®

NEW YORK, Nov. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — NBC’s Thanksgiving Day special, “The National Dog Show Presented by Purina®,” will crown one of America’s great purebreds as its 2017 champion on Thanksgiving Day, bringing canine competition and family entertainment to America’s viewers for the 16th year. The holiday special (noon-2 p.m. in all time zones) follows the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade® on NBC …

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Events DC Welcomes the Newest Shaw Neighborhood Businesses – Morris American Bar and Unconventional Diner – Connected to the Walter E. Washington Convention Center

WASHINGTON, Nov. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Today, Mayor Muriel Bowser and Ward 2 Councilmember Jack Evans joined Events DC, the convention and sports authority for the District announce its newest retail tenants at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. The newest tenants include Morris American Bar and Unconventional Diner, who join Union Kitchen Grocery and …

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Surfers Jordy Smith, Malia Manuel and Tyler Wright Come On Board as Jeep® Brand World Surf League Athletes

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Nov. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The three World Surf League (WSL) athletes will be part of the Jeep® brand’s global marketing efforts of its WSL partnership, including broadcast, print, digital and social, supporting the 2017-2018 surfing season The athletes will share social content throughout the tour across their individual Facebook, Instagram and …

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Ring in the Holiday Season at Jekyll Island’s One-of-a-Kind “Merry Shrimpmas” Festival Nov. 24-25

JEKYLL ISLAND, Ga., Nov. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Jekyll Island is inviting area residents and visitors to ring in the holiday season in cheerful, high-spirited island fashion at its unique, one-time-only “Merry Shrimpmas” festival, taking place this Friday and Saturday, Nov. 24-25. After Hurricane Irma forced the cancellation of the annual Shrimp & Grits Festival …

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WWE®’s George Barrios to Participate in the 45th Annual UBS Global Media and Communications Conference

STAMFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–WWE (NYSE: WWE) announced that its Chief Strategy & Financial Officer, George A. Barrios, will participate in a presentation at the 45th Annual UBS Global Media and Communications Conference in New York City on Monday, December 4, 2017. A live audio webcast will be available online at corporate.wwe.com/investors. Mr. Barrios’ remarks are expected …

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Redwave Global Announces Partnership with Under Armour, Inc.

PITTSBURGH, Nov. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Redwave Global, a Pittsburgh-based science technology company, announced its partnership with fitness conglomerate Under Armour, Inc. to provide restorative apparel to consumers nationwide. This collaboration brings state-of-the art Athlete Recovery Sleepwear to the market, now available on the Under Armour website. Redwave is proud to provide the technology behind such an …

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FSC Creates eSports Program For Competitive Video Gaming

LAKELAND, Fla., Nov. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Florida Southern College will join the latest wave of high-tech sports competition with the launch of a new eSports program this spring. College officials anticipate that FSC will be the first school in Florida to join the National Association of Collegiate Esports (NACE), a newly formed governing body …

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Global Daily Fantasy Sports Receives UK Gaming License

VANCOUVER, Nov. 21, 2017 /CNW/ – Global Daily Fantasy Sports Inc. (“Global” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: DFS) is pleased to announce that GDFSI Malta Inc, the company’s wholly owned subsidiary, has been granted a Combined Remote Operating License from the UK Gambling Commission. The License entitles the company to manufacture, supply, install and adapt gambling …

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Inboard Technology Announces Limited Time “$400 Off + 40% More Torque” Holiday Promotion Today Through Cyber Monday

SANTA CRUZ, Calif., Nov. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — For the first time, Inboard Technology is offering the M1 premium electric skateboard at a special promotional price of $999. The offer runs today through Cyber Monday, November 27th, and is applicable in the U.S. only. Customers can order from the company’s website at https://inboardtechnology.com and on Amazon.com. …

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