Category: Sports

Paycom Jim Thorpe Award Names 2018 Semifinalists

OKLAHOMA CITY–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame announced today the 14 semifinalists for the 2018 Paycom Jim Thorpe Award, awarded to the best defensive back in college football. Ugochukwu Amadi, Oregon, Safety, Sr.DeAndre Baker, Georgia, Cornerback, Sr.Kris Boyd, Texas, Cornerback, Sr.Nate Brooks, North Texas, Cornerback, Sr.Grant Delpit, LSU, Safety, So.Richie Grant, UCF, Safety, RSo.Lavert …

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PRIMESPORT, ESPN Events Renew Sponsorship to Provide Official Ticket Exchange and Gameday Experiences for College Basketball Tournaments and Football Bowl Games

ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–PRIMESPORT, a leader in providing direct access to some of the biggest events in sports and entertainment, today announced a renewed and expanded partnership with ESPN Events as the Official Gameday Experience Provider. PRIMESPORT will offer fans the chance to buy and sell tickets through an Official Ticket Exchange service for numerous ESPN Events …

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Lisa Followay Receives The Rite Aid Foundation’s KIDCHAMPSM Award

Executive Director of the Adaptive Sports Program of Ohio Honored for Giving Athletes with Disabilities Opportunities to Compete CAMP HILL, Pa.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Rite Aid Foundation announced today that Lisa Followay, executive director of the Adaptive Sports Program of Ohio (ASPO), located in Dalton, Ohio, has been awarded its KIDCHAMPSM Award for her unwavering efforts to …

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Global Scuba Diving Equipment Market Outlook to 2022 – by Equipments, by Region, by Distribution Channel – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Global Scuba Diving Equipment Market Outlook to 2022 – by Equipments, by Region, by Distribution Channel” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. Global Scuba Diving Equipment Market Outlook to 2022 covers introduction and market size on the basis of consumer expenditure, market segmentation by equipments, by region and by distribution channel. The …

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Fitness Equipment: Global Market Opportunities Forecast to 2023 featuring Amer Sports, Cybex International, Johnson Health Tech, Keiser, Technogym, and many more – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Global Fitness Equipment Market – Growth, Trends, and Forecast (2018 – 2023)” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The global fitness equipment market is projected to grow at the rate of 5.1% during the forecast period 2018 to 2023. Significant growth in the sports industry has had a huge impact on the …

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Manchester United and True Religion Launch Denim Range

Iconic Denim Brand Designs Exclusive Club co-Branded Range LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Manchester United (NYSE:MANU) and luxury denim brand True Religion have collaborated to launch a range of premium club branded denim wear. A first for the club, the new global partnership with the iconic American denim brand will see a range of men’s & women’s co-branded …

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AEG and Pepperdine University Unveil Classroom and Educational Programming at STAPLES Center

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Innovating to meet the demand for graduate and undergraduate level educational offerings in the sports and entertainment industries, AEG and Pepperdine University are proud to debut a branded classroom within the iconic STAPLES Center, home to four professional sports franchises and more than 250 events a year. “Pepperdine University is a world-class partner, …

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Global Paragliding Equipment Market 2019-2023 | Availability of Adrenalin-boosting Extreme Sports Activities to Spur Growth | Technavio

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#ADVANCE—Technavio analysts forecast the global paragliding equipment market to grow at a CAGR of over 4% during the forecast period, according to their latest market research report. However, the growth momentum of the market is expected to decelerate due to a decline in the year-over-year growth. The advent of innovative cameras and drones is …

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Sunrise Company Acquires Andalusia Country Club

Prominent Coachella Valley Developer Adds Premier Private Country Club to its Impressive Portfolio of Private Club and Luxury Residential Communities PALM DESERT, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sunrise Company today announced its acquisition of Andalusia Country Club in La Quinta. The purchase includes the club, the remaining residential land (approximately 250 more homes to build) and other real estate assets …

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Dover Motorsports, Inc. Announces Third Quarter Earnings Release Date

DOVER, Del.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Dover Motorsports, Inc. (NYSE: DVD) will report its earnings for the third quarter ended September 30, 2018 on the morning of Thursday, October 25, 2018. Commentary from the Company’s executive officers relative to the earnings release will be available on the Company’s website Thursday morning beginning at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time. To listen …

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Alterra Mountain Company Appoints Adam Knox as Senior Vice President of Strategy and Corporate Development

KSL Capital Partners’ Investment Professional Joins Alterra Mountain Company DENVER–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Rusty Gregory, CEO of Alterra Mountain Company, today announced the appointment of Adam Knox as Senior Vice President of Strategy and Corporate Development. Mr. Knox has spent the past 12 years at KSL Capital Partners, where he most recently served as Principal and was a member …

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Polaris® Sportsman® ATV Announces 2019 Big Bore Lineup

Introducing the New Sportsman® XP 1000 and Sportsman® 850 SP Lineup Featuring Key Improvements Including the Industry’s Largest Battery, Class-Leading Ground Clearance, Bigger Suspension Travel, and Two New Premium Models MINNEAPOLIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–For more than 30 years, Polaris® Sportsman® has defined the premium ATV category. Now the industry’s favorite big bore lineup is back with key …

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Super Yachts and Super Rich Gather in Yachting Capital of the World

Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show runs October 31 to November 4 FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#BoatShow–High net worth individuals from around the globe will converge on the yachting capital of the world from Wednesday, October 31 through Sunday, November 4 to shop for the latest and largest luxury super yachts by the industry’s most prominent ship …

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Acushnet Holdings Corp. To Announce Third-Quarter 2018 Financial Results On November 1, 2018

News Release To Be Available On www.AcushnetHoldingsCorp.com FAIRHAVEN, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Acushnet Holdings Corp. (NYSE:GOLF) (“Acushnet”) will publish its third-quarter 2018 financial results on November 1, 2018 at approximately 6:45 a.m. ET. Acushnet will also issue an advisory news release via the Acushnet Investor Relations (http://www.acushnetholdingscorp.com/ir) and the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (https://www.sec.gov/cgi-bin/browse-edgar?company=acushnet&owner=exclude&action=getcompany) websites on November …

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Nautilus, Inc. Announces Expansion of Popular Treadmill Series and Compact Elliptical

New Bowflex® Results Series™ BXT6 Treadmill and Schwinn® 411 Elliptical Retail Products VANCOUVER, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–October 17, 2018—Nautilus, Inc. (NYSE:NLS), a leader in innovative home fitness equipment, today unveiled the Bowflex® Results Series™ BXT6 treadmill, which will be available exclusively for purchase at Dick’s Sporting Goods next month; and the compact Schwinn® 411 elliptical. Bowflex® BXT6 …

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WHOOP, the Human Performance Company, Launches in Europe

Used by the world’s top performers, WHOOP enables consumers to reach their highest potential by better understanding their bodies BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–WHOOP, the human performance company, is now available to European consumers for the first time. Launched in the US in 2014, WHOOP is now shipping to countries throughout Europe via the WHOOP website. Initial countries …

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