Recent sport press releases & news

AlkaWonder® Announces Sponsorship of 2019 Zumba® Instructor Convention

[PRESSWIRE] United States – 3 July, 2019 -- AlkaWonder® today announced it will be the official Hydration Partner of the annual Zumba® Instructor Convention (ZINCON™) which focuses on education, networking and fun for Zumba® Instructor Network members around the world. ZINCON 2019 will take place in Orlando, Florida, on July 25-28 and is expected to be attended by 6,000+ instructors representing over 90 countries.

Foot Locker, Inc. Announces Strategic Partnership with Rockets of Awesome

[PRESSWIRE] NEW YORK, Feb. 26, 2019 -- Foot Locker, Inc. (NYSE: FL) ("Foot Locker") through its subsidiary announces that it has made a $12.5 million minority investment in Launch Kids, Inc., d/b/a Rockets of Awesome, a New York City-based children's apparel company ("Rockets of Awesome").  Foot Locker's investment is part of Rockets of Awesome's $19.5 million Series C capital raise.

Motorsport Network and 24 Hours of Le Mans Launch esports Series

 [PRESSWIRE] MIAMI, June 15, 2018 -- The world's greatest motor race, the 24 Hours of Le Mans and its organizer the Automobile Club de l'Ouest (ACO), have formed a joint venture on esports with Motorsport Network, whose platforms represent the largest audience of motorsport and auto enthusiasts in the world. The powerful new platform will be called Le Mans esports series.

Diplomatic Honors for Boris Becker

 [PRESSWIRE] BRUSSELS, April 27, 2018 -- Boris Franz Becker, German tennis legend and former number one of the world, six-time Grand Slam winner and Olympic champion, has been appointed by the Central African Republic as its Attaché for Sports and Humanitarian and Cultural Affairs in the European Union with immediate effect.

OFFICIAL F1 OPUS UP FOR AUCTION ON CHARITYSTARS.COM: A LAVISH BOOK SIGNED BY 23 F1 WORLD CHAMPIONS

[PRESSWIRE] London - 11 April, 2018 – The 2018 Formula 1 season is now well underway and CharityStars.com is offering the highest bidder the opportunity to own a unique piece of F1 history: an official F1 Opus Champions Edition.

OWN A PIECE OF LE MANS HISTORY: A LUXURY OPUS COLLECTION BOOK, PRESENTED TO YOU AND SIGNED BY DEREK BELL

[PRESSWIRE] London - 11 April, 2018 – The Le Mans 24 Hours is renowned as one of the toughest and most legendary motor races in the world, having even inspired a Steve McQueen film in 1971. And Englishman Derek Bell is one of the most famous drivers ever to have been associated with it, winning the event five times, nearly always with Porsche.

Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Appoints Technogym as Official Fitness Equipment Supplier

 [PRESSWIRE] CESENA, Italy, April 6, 2018 -- Technogym, internationally recognised for setting the standard in athletic training, rehabilitation and wellness, has been appointed by the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018) as the Official Fitness Equipment Supplier.

The Players' Tribune Expands Storytelling Footprint Globally, Announcing A Spring Debut In EMEA

[PRESSWIRE] NEW YORK, March 22, 2018 -- The Players' Tribune (TPT) announced today the first step in the global expansion of its digital platform, which was developed by athletes for athletes, connecting them with fans through the power of storytelling.

Celebrity Athletes Bamboozled by Money Magic in Youth Charity Video Campaign from Money for Life

 [PRESSWIRE] LONDON, March 16, 2018 -- Five time Paralympic champion, Ellie Simmonds, Olympic medallist and professional boxer, Anthony Ogogo, and Olympic athlete and Dancing on Ice star, Perri Shakes-Drayton have today supported the launch of UK Youth's Money for Life programme, to help young people be better with their money.

Foreign Spectators of the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ Can Exit Russia With an Electronic FAN ID

 [PRESSWIRE] MOSCOW, March 16, 2018 -- The Ministry of Communications and Mass Media of the Russian Federation has announced that the Federal Law "On the preparation and holding in the Russian Federation the FIFA World Cup 2018™ and the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 and introduction of the amendments to some Russian Federation legislative acts" was published on the official website of the President of Russia (http://kremlin.ru/acts/news/57003).