General Sports

Seahawks and Walmart+ Partner to ‘Plus Up’ Game Day for Community Heroes

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 8:35pm

The series aims to plus up some customers most missed moments that were cancelled during 2020 making them bigger and better than originally planned.

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  • The series aims to plus up some customers most missed moments that were cancelled during 2020 making them bigger and better than originally planned.
  • Dr. Fagley and his team embody what it means to be a hero, said Jeff Richards, Seahawks Vice President of Marketing & Community Engagement.
  • Throughout this very unique season, the Seahawks will be honoring community heroes with ceremonial 12 Flag raisings held across the state and beyond.
  • The Seahawks defeated the Denver Broncos, 43-8, in Super Bowl XLVIII to win their first title.

Stand-up Paddleboard Market and Competitive Landscape & Pandemic Recovery Analysis 2020 - Technavio

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 9:30pm
Key Points: 
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200917005657/en/
    Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Global Stand-up Paddleboard Market 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business Wire)
    The research is classified into seven sections stand-up paddleboard market landscape, market sizing, five force analysis, customer landscape, geographic landscape, drivers, challenges, and trends, and vendor landscape and analysis.
  • Download Free Sample Report on COVID-19 Recovery Analysis
    Stand-up Paddleboard Vendors: Identify key vendors of stand-up paddleboard market, including company-revenue, market presence, influence-index, vendor-classification, and market positioning.
  • Stand-up Paddleboard Market Valuations: Find out the global market size for stand-up paddleboard in 2019 and how the market will advance from 2020 to 2024.
  • Stand-up Paddleboard Market Share: Find out the global market shares for key stand-up paddleboard products and distribution channels.

theScore Bet Continues Multi-State Expansion with Indiana Launch

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 5:11pm

theScore Bet is now live in three states, having recently launched in Colorado and debuting last year in New Jersey.

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  • theScore Bet is now live in three states, having recently launched in Colorado and debuting last year in New Jersey.
  • (Graphic: Business Wire)
    "This launch comes just weeks after we introduced theScore Bet to fans in Colorado, a huge testament to the best-in-class technology, multi-state infrastructure, and product development team supporting our ongoing expansion," said John Levy, Founder and CEO of theScore.
  • Indiana sports fans can access theScore Bets exciting dual launch offer: Users will receive a $100 Free Bet* by simply making any first bet.
  • theScore leveraged sportsbook platform technology provided by leading U.S. sports betting and iGaming supplier Bet.Works to support its Indiana launch.

NACE Announces Strategic Partnership with Hussey Seating Company

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 3:00pm

The National Association of Collegiate Esports (NACE) and Hussey Seating Company, a global leader in manufacturing spectator seating solutions, announced a partnership today naming Hussey Seating Company the Official Seating Solutions Supplier of NACE.

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  • The National Association of Collegiate Esports (NACE) and Hussey Seating Company, a global leader in manufacturing spectator seating solutions, announced a partnership today naming Hussey Seating Company the Official Seating Solutions Supplier of NACE.
  • Partnering with them will allow us an even deeper connection with the growing collegiate esports community, said Gary Merrill, President and CEO of Hussey Seating Company.
  • Hussey Seating products installed at established esports facilities have ranged from thousands of portable folding chairs to wall attached and transportable telescopic platforms.
  • Currently, Hussey Seating Company offers a complete suite of Revit families and access to their 3D chair configurator on husseyseating.com for the design professionals to start visualizing their projects.

Arcimoto Teams With Baltimore-Maryland 2026 World Cup Host Committee to Bring 2026 FIFA World Cup and Sustainable Transportation to Baltimore

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 2:01pm
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  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200917005327/en/
    The Futbol Utility Vehicle can be seen around Baltimore promoting the city's bid for the 2026 FIFA World Cup.
  • The World Cup matches in downtown Baltimore will be a catalyst for the modernizing of infrastructure and transportation, and the Arcimoto FUV would be a perfect integration to provide a last mile solution, said Olubunmi Jinadu, Senior Bid Advisor for the Baltimore-Maryland 2026 World Cup Host Committee.
  • When it comes to providing a smart, sustainable transportation system as part of an unforgettable World Cup in Baltimore, we share the same goal.
  • Arcimoto (NASDAQ: FUV) develops and manufactures ultra-efficient and affordable electric vehicles to help the world shift to a sustainable transportation system.

Hall of Fame Resort & Entertainment Company to Break Ground on the Constellation Center for Excellence on September 17, 2020

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 1:00pm

To commemorate the event, the Company will host a virtual ceremony, which can be viewed by using the link below.

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  • To commemorate the event, the Company will host a virtual ceremony, which can be viewed by using the link below.
  • The Constellation Center for Excellence will be a 75,000-square-foot, mixed-use facility that will include a variety of sports-centric research and programming, office space and retail pads.
  • Constellation, an Exelon company and a leading competitive energy supplier, plans to utilize the Center to host regional energy conferences and other customer-focused events.
  • The Hall of Fame Resort & Entertainment Company (NASDAQ: HOFV, HOFVW) is a resort and entertainment company leveraging the power and popularity of professional football and its legendary players in partnership with the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

Tonal Announces $110M in New Capital, Building on its Leadership in Connected Strength Training

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 1:02pm

In addition, Tonal is researching applications of digital strength training with Mayo Clinic.

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  • In addition, Tonal is researching applications of digital strength training with Mayo Clinic.
  • With more than 95 percent market share in the connected strength training segment and a best-in-class Net Promoter Score consistently above 80, Tonal is the clear leader in the category.
  • As the first mover in connected strength training, it has been incredible to see the momentum weve had in the two years since introducing Tonal to the world, said Aly Orady, CEO of Tonal.
  • Tonal is the world's most intelligent home gym and the first truly personalized approach to strength training.

Garmin inReach Aids in 5,000th Rescue Thanks to Two-Way Communication and SOS Functionality

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 12:00pm

Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), supported the milestone of 5,000 SOS rescues with an inReach device.

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  • Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), supported the milestone of 5,000 SOS rescues with an inReach device.
  • In case of emergency, inReach users can trigger an interactive SOS which sends a message to the GEOS 24/7 International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC).
  • Garmin offers a selection of handhelds that vary in weight, display size and features, all with two-way communication and SOS capabilities.
  • Garmin, inReach, GPSMAP, Montana, BlueChart and Iridium are registered trademarks of Garmin Ltd. or its subsidiaries.

SES Simplifies Sports Production with Stockley Park Facility in London

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 7:50am

As remote production for sports ramps up around the globe, SES is providing broadcasters with a newly opened, full-service sports and events facility in Greater London.

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  • As remote production for sports ramps up around the globe, SES is providing broadcasters with a newly opened, full-service sports and events facility in Greater London.
  • Apart from handling downlink, decoding, processing and recording, SESs Stockley Park facility offers sports broadcasters a range of services that help simplify sports production workflow.
  • In addition to addressing diverse customer needs, the facility in London will also provide playout services for European customers and provide redundancy to SESs Munich facility.
  • The Stockley Park facility features a 2400 sq ft master control room and will act as a primary media centre for all sports originating in Europe.

Alibaba Cloud Digitalizes Sports Events with More AI Solutions

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 6:00am

Alibaba Cloud has developed a Digital Badge System which embeds access control and essential event information with digital accreditation.

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  • Alibaba Cloud has developed a Digital Badge System which embeds access control and essential event information with digital accreditation.
  • Alibaba Cloud is also the official cloud services partner of the International Olympic Committee.
  • Alibaba Cloud provides a comprehensive suite of cloud computing services to businesses worldwide, including merchants doing business on Alibaba Group marketplaces, start-ups, corporations and government organisations.
  • Alibaba Cloud is the official Cloud Services Partner of the International Olympic Committee.