Category: Sports

DŌST Bikes & PeopleForBikes: Partnership and eBike Giveaway

VANCOUVER, British Columbia–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Canadian eBike manufacturer DŌST Bikes is excited to announce joining the PeopleForBikes Coalition and a new partnership. The joining of forces between industry and advocacy is aimed at getting more people riding bikes in North America through a new campaign — #RideSomeGood. The campaign will run throughout the summer with prizes for …

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Tiffany Haddish to Host Official SummerSlam® After Party

STAMFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–WWE® (NYSE: WWE) today announced that comedian, actress and She Ready Foundation Founder, Tiffany Haddish, will host the official WWE SummerSlam After Party on Saturday, August 21 in Las Vegas. The exclusive, invite-only event is presented by Pure Life® Purified Water and will feature WWE Superstars, celebrity guests and influential business partners. In …

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Evil Geniuses Partners With English Premier League Team Wolverhampton Wanderers

Fosun Sports Group to Make Minority Investment in Evil Geniuses Valuing Team at More Than $250 Million SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Evil Geniuses, one of the world’s oldest and most iconic esports organizations, today announced a partnership with Wolverhampton Wanderers FC (“Wolves”), a founding member of the English Football League, combining the worlds of traditional sports and esports. …

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ISG Welcomes Division I Collegiate Hockey Coach into Firm

Firm Focuses Growth on Sports and Recreation with Addition of Minnesota State University, Mankato Men’s Hockey Coach Darren Blue MANKATO, Minn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–ISG welcomes Darren Blue, from Minnesota State University, Mankato’s Men’s Hockey, as one of its newest employee-owners. Blue will be joining the firm as a Development Strategist with the Sports + Recreation business unit, …

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Shawne Merriman’s Lights out Xtreme Fighting 5 to Stream Live on fubo Sports Network on August 7

Southern California’s Premier MMA Organization Returns with a Vengeance LIVE from The Commerce Casino In Los Angeles, California –(BUSINESS WIRE)–fubo Sports Network: WHAT: When Lights Out Xtreme Fighting (LXF) returns for its fifth installment, Southern California’s premier MMA organization will mark its comeback for the first time since the COVID-19 pandemic globally stalled sports. On …

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Eric LeGrand Shares his Inspirational Story on the Impact Podcast with John Shegerian

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#EricLeGrand–Motivational speaker, entrepreneur, sports analyst, philanthropist and author, Eric LeGrand – now the CEO of LeGrand Coffee House – is a featured guest this week on the Impact Podcast with John Shegerian. The show is hosted by Shegerian, Chairman/CEO of ERI, the nation’s leading fully integrated IT and electronics asset disposition provider and …

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The Future of Women’s Sports Is in Our Hands: Secret Deodorant Launches “Just #WatchMe” Campaign to Empower and Support Girls and Women Athletes Nationwide

As Part of Secret’s $1 Million Pledge in Support of Equality Programs for Women and Girls, Secret Partners with the Women’s Sports Foundation with the #WatchMe Donation, to Help Ensure the Next Generation of Women Athletes are Funded and Fearless CINCINNATI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–By age 14, girls drop out of sports 2X the rate of boys,[1] and …

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Global Outdoor Apparel Market (2021 to 2031) – Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecasts – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Outdoor Apparel Market – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast, 2021-2031” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. This new study presents a wealth of information on key market dynamics, including drivers, market trends, and challenges, as well as the structure of the global outdoor apparel market. The publisher’s study …

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Dominican Republic National Baseball Team Turns to STRIVE to Optimize Performance at the Tokyo Olympic Games

Roster of proven MLB veterans and highly touted prospects using STRIVE for data-driven insights into muscle performance BOTHELL, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–STRIVE, the only platform proven to optimize muscle performance for elite athletes and teams, today announced that the Dominican Republic’s national baseball team has been using the STRIVE platform during training for the Olympic Games in …

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The Beachbody Company’s MYXfitness Introduces New MYX II Bike; The First Connected Fitness Bike with Two Fitness Platforms Available

Live and On-Demand Classes from Beachbody On Demand and Openfit Coming to all MYX Bikes SANTA MONICA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Beachbody Company, Inc. (NYSE: BODY) (“Beachbody” or the “Company”) a leading subscription health and wellness company, today announced it is launching the new MYX II bike, the next advancement in its commercial-grade and highly personalized indoor …

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Playmaker Acquires Major North American Sports Media Destination Yardbarker and Email Newsletter ‘the Morning Bark’

Transformational acquisition significantly increases Playmaker’s U.S. market presence; immediately adds more than four million unique monthly users and over 350,000 daily newsletter subscribers to the Playmaker audience ecosystem TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Playmaker Capital Inc. (TSX-V: PMKR) (“Playmaker”) is pleased to announce today that it has acquired the California-based sports and entertainment digital media business, YB Media LLC …

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Hall of Fame Resort and Entertainment Company Signs Multi-Year Sponsorship Agreement with Hendrickson

Partnership allows HOFV to generate added revenue from its sponsorship division and Hendrickson to enhance its brand visibility throughout the Canton area CANTON, Ohio–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Hall of Fame Resort & Entertainment Company (“HOFV” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: HOFV, HOFVW), the only resort, entertainment and media company centered around the power of professional football and owner of …

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TEGNA’s Locked On Podcast Network Expands YouTube Presence, Launches NBA Draft Special and First Daily HBCU Podcast

TYSONS, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#TEGNA–TEGNA Inc.’s (NYSE: TGNA) Locked On, the leading local sports podcast network with daily shows for all “Big 4” professional sports leagues and major college programs, today announced that 20 of its shows are now available as YouTube channels, as well as on TEGNA station’s OTT apps in select markets. Since the launch …

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Gannett and Tipico Announce Strategic Sports Betting Agreement

Multi-year deal powered by Tipico’s proprietary technology and gaming data, and USA TODAY NETWORK’s scale and fanbase MCLEAN, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Gannett Co., Inc (“Gannett”, “we”, “us”, “our” or “the Company”) (NYSE:GCI), today announced an exclusive agreement with Tipico USA Technology, Inc. (“Tipico”), a U.S.-based subsidiary of European based Tipico Group of Companies, the leading sports betting …

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Polaris Second Quarter 2021 Earnings Results

Financial and Operational Highlights Second quarter reported and adjusted sales increased 40% to $2,117 million, a second quarter sales record Second quarter reported net income was $2.52 per share; adjusted net income for the same period was $2.70 per share Gross profit margin, reported and adjusted, for the second quarter was 26.0% and 26.1%, up …

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The Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame and Jim Thorpe Association Are Proud to Reveal the Paycom Jim Thorpe Award 2021 Preseason Watch List

OKLAHOMA CITY–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame (OSHOF) and Jim Thorpe Association release today the prestigious Paycom Jim Thorpe Award Preseason Watch List. This list includes 40 of the nation’s best defensive backs, representing 10 conferences and one independent. The preseason watch list is selected by a screening committee whose members compile a list …

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Always® and Walmart Continue to Team Up with Olympic Gold Medal Gymnast Laurie Hernandez and Support the Women’s Sports Foundation to #KeepHerPlaying

Always Donates $500,000 to Local Organizations that Provide Access and Opportunity for Puberty-Aged Girls in Sports CINCINNATI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Always and Walmart are taking action, in partnership with the Women’s Sports Foundation, to help girls stay in sports by highlighting the important life skills that come from continued participation through puberty. To further rally society to #KeepHerPlaying, …

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