Tennis

California Joins Tennis Red Wave: First Ever Innovative RedClay Tennis Courts

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Friday, August 5, 2022 - 9:00pm

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Aug. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- RedClay USA LLC announces the first California installation of their innovative RedClay Pro® tennis court systems, imported from Germany, and already changing American tennis everywhere since 2018.

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  • California's first ever RedClay Pro brand tennis courts, a super water-stingy German innovation pushing California onto clay.
  • SACRAMENTO, Calif., Aug. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- RedClay USA LLC announces the first California installation of their innovative RedClay Pro tennis court systems, imported from Germany, and already changing American tennis everywhere since 2018.
  • "Our first court in California is a major part of the coast to coast spread of our RedClay courts.
  • The first RedClay Pro court in California, is considered a major catalyst in moving American tennis squarely back to clay courts, rather than hard courts.

East Orange Homeless Shelter Isaiah House to Host "Night at the Net" Fundraiser on August 25

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Thursday, August 4, 2022 - 5:30pm

MAPLEWOOD, N.J., Aug. 4, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The social services nonprofit organization Isaiah House announced today that it will hold a summer social fundraiser from 4:30–8 p.m. on Thursday, August 25 at the Essex County Country Club in West Orange. The "Night at the Net" event will invite tennis and non-tennis players to come together for a late afternoon and early evening conversation, a round-robin tournament, artisanal cocktails and dinner. Proceeds raised will support Isaiah House, East Orange's only homeless shelter, but one that services those in need throughout Essex County—especially women and children. Unlike other agencies and shelters, Isaiah House works diligently to ensure that the family unit remains in tack.

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  • Proceeds raised will support Isaiah House, East Orange's only homeless shelter, but one that services those in need throughout Essex Countyespecially women and children.
  • Unlike other agencies and shelters, Isaiah House works diligently to ensure that the family unit remains in tack.
  • "Isaiah House has faithfully served East Orange and the Greater Newark community for almost 35 years," said Zammeah Bivins-Gibson, executive director of Isaiah House.
  • In 2021, Isaiah House provided shelter to 188 individuals, 55% of whom were under the age of 18.

Poshmark Offers Best-in-Class Back to School Styles at Secondhand Prices

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Thursday, August 4, 2022 - 2:00pm

Back to school represents a fresh start and an opportunity for families, students, and educators to prepare for the school year ahead.

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  • Back to school represents a fresh start and an opportunity for families, students, and educators to prepare for the school year ahead.
  • Back to Black: The goth trend has been around almost all summer and we see zero indications of it slowing down.
  • Always Active: For students feeling sporty, Poshmark has a wide assortment of pieces certain to make the athletic look achievable.
  • Poshmark is a leading social marketplace for new and secondhand styles for women, men, kids, pets, home, and more.

STIGA® US Announces Sponsorship of Kershaw's Challenge + Ping Pong 4 Purpose

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Thursday, August 4, 2022 - 3:00pm

STIGA US is proud to be sponsoring this event with SPIN the original ping pong social club that celebrates the unconventional and embraces diversity.

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  • STIGA US is proud to be sponsoring this event with SPIN the original ping pong social club that celebrates the unconventional and embraces diversity.
  • SPIN's mission exists to inspire human connection around the game of ping pong," said Gregory Godfrey, VP Brand and Culture.
  • "We are thrilled to be partnering again with STIGA and Kershaw's Challenge to bring the excitement of ping pong to Dodgers Stadium."
  • Ping Pong 4 Purpose supports Kershaw's Challenge, which has raised over $16 million for vulnerable and at-risk children since 2011.

Connexa Sports Announces the Appointment of Gabriel Goldman to its Board of Directors

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Wednesday, August 3, 2022 - 2:03pm

BALTIMORE, Aug. 03, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Connexa Sports Technologies Inc. (Nasdaq: CNXA) (www.connexasports.com) is pleased to announce the appointment of Gabriel Goldman to its Board of Directors. Mr. Goldman is the second appointment to the Board following along the announcement of Rohit Krishnan last month. He is an experienced entrepreneur and technology leader with a background in industrial engineering and managing complex global R&D organizations. Mr. Goldman has been serving on the Board of Directors since June 15th.

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  • BALTIMORE, Aug. 03, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Connexa Sports Technologies Inc. (Nasdaq: CNXA) ( www.connexasports.com ) is pleased to announce the appointment of Gabriel Goldman to its Board of Directors.
  • Mr. Goldman is the second appointment to the Board following along the announcement of Rohit Krishnan last month.
  • Mr. Goldman has been serving on the Board of Directors since June 15th.
  • Gabriel is someone who I have known for quite some time, and we are honored that he has chosen to join our board.

SIGNA Sports United to Announce Third Quarter Fiscal 2022 Financial Results on 16 August 2022

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Wednesday, August 3, 2022 - 1:39pm

SIGNA Sports United (SSU or the Company), a NYSE listed specialist online sports retail company with businesses and brands in bike, tennis, outdoor and team sports, today announced that the Companys third quarter fiscal 2022 financial results will be released before the markets open on Tuesday August 16, 2022.

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  • SIGNA Sports United (SSU or the Company), a NYSE listed specialist online sports retail company with businesses and brands in bike, tennis, outdoor and team sports, today announced that the Companys third quarter fiscal 2022 financial results will be released before the markets open on Tuesday August 16, 2022.
  • SSUs management will host a conference call on August 16, 2022 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time to discuss the results.
  • Interested parties will be able to access the conference call by dialing 1-855-9796-654 (in the United States) or +1-646-664-1960 (outside of the United States), along with access code 837143.
  • SIGNA Sports United companies and brands include Wiggle, Chain Reaction Cycles, Fahrrad.de, Bikester, Probikeshop, CAMPZ, Addnature, Tennis-Point, TennisPro, and OUTFITTER.

 Flow Beverage Corp. Becomes the Official Water Partner of Tennis Canada at the National Bank Open presented by Rogers in Toronto and Montreal

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Wednesday, August 3, 2022 - 12:00pm

Flow Beverage Corp. (TSX:FLOW; OTCQX:FLWBF) (Flow), today announced it will be the official water partner of the National Bank Open (NBO) presented by Rogers, in collaboration with Tennis Canada, and the exclusive water supplier for Sobeys Stadium in Toronto and Stade IGA in Montral during the events.

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  • Flow Beverage Corp. (TSX:FLOW; OTCQX:FLWBF) (Flow), today announced it will be the official water partner of the National Bank Open (NBO) presented by Rogers, in collaboration with Tennis Canada, and the exclusive water supplier for Sobeys Stadium in Toronto and Stade IGA in Montral during the events.
  • The partnership with Flow, a high-scoring B Corporation that focuses on sustainability, aligns with the NBOs own commitment to sustainability.
  • Flows CEO, Nicholas Reichenbach, said, We are pleased that we will be the official water partner of the National Bank Open, reaching millions of fans across North America.
  • Flow is an ideal water choice for a world-class athletic organization like Tennis Canada.

Nissin Foods (Hong Kong) Charity Fund Launches Orange Tennis Community Programme

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Wednesday, August 3, 2022 - 6:45am

HONG KONG, Aug 3, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - Nissin Foods Company Limited ("Nissin Foods", and together with its subsidiaries, the "Group"; Stock code: 1475) today announced the launch of the Nissin Foods Orange Tennis Community Programme (Tai Po) by Nissin Foods (Hong Kong) Charity Fund ("Charity Fund") and The Hong Kong Tennis Association ("HKTA"), offering regular weekly trainings for young players to promote healthy living.

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  • HONG KONG, Aug 3, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - Nissin Foods Company Limited ("Nissin Foods", and together with its subsidiaries, the "Group"; Stock code: 1475) today announced the launch of the Nissin Foods Orange Tennis Community Programme (Tai Po) by Nissin Foods (Hong Kong) Charity Fund ("Charity Fund") and The Hong Kong Tennis Association ("HKTA"), offering regular weekly trainings for young players to promote healthy living.
  • "We are delighted to launch the first initiative to be funded by the Nissin Foods Charity Fund," said Mr. Kiyotaka ANDO, Chairman of the Advisory Committee of the Charity Fund.
  • The Nissin Foods Orange Tennis Community Programme in Tai Po extends HKTA's Orange Ball Programme which is designed to provide players aged 7-10 years from disadvantaged backgrounds a second tennis experience to further their development.
  • The Nissin Foods (Hong Kong) Charity Fund ("Charity Fund") was set up in September 2020 by way of a trust deed by Nissin Foods Company Limited (Stock code: 1475).

Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation Announces Fiscal 2022 Second Quarter Results

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Tuesday, August 2, 2022 - 9:01pm

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Aug. 02, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (Nasdaq: BGFV) (the Company, we, our, us, Big 5), a leading sporting goods retailer, today reported financial results for the fiscal 2022 second quarter ended July 3, 2022.

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  • EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Aug. 02, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (Nasdaq: BGFV) (the Company, we, our, us, Big 5), a leading sporting goods retailer, today reported financial results for the fiscal 2022 second quarter ended July 3, 2022.
  • Net sales for the fiscal 2022 second quarter were $253.8 million compared to net sales of $326.0 million for the second quarter of fiscal 2021.
  • Gross profit for the fiscal 2022 second quarter was $88.9 million, compared to $126.9 million in the second quarter of the prior year.
  • The Companys gross profit margin was 35.0% in the fiscal 2022 second quarter versus 38.9% in the second quarter of the prior year.

A Grand Union: Award-Winning Grandover Resort & Spa Joins Wyndham Grand

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Tuesday, August 2, 2022 - 12:00pm

PARSIPPANY, N.J., Aug. 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, the world's largest hotel franchising company with more than 8,900 hotels across 95+ countries, today announced the expansion of its flagship Wyndham Grand® brand, adding Greensboro's award-winning Grandover Resort & Spa to its growing global portfolio.

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  • 1 Resort by TripAdvisor, Grandover Resort & Spa, a Wyndham Grand Hotel, offers guests a sophisticated and secluded retreat just minutes from the heart of downtown Greensboro.
  • "Grandover Resort & Spa is a spectacular property that masterfully captures the essence of what makes every stay with Wyndham Grand so special," said Jurgen Schafers, Wyndham Grand group vice president and brand leader.
  • Guests of Grandover Resort & Spa, a Wyndham Grand Hotel, will begin seeing nods to the hotel's new brand affiliation starting today with full integration into Wyndham's award-winning loyalty program, Wyndham Rewards, expected later this Fall.
  • About Grandover Resort & Spa, a Wyndham Grand Hotel
    Nestled on 1,600 wooded acres, Grandover Resort & Spa, a Wyndham Grand Hotel, is one of North Carolina's premier golf destinations and Greensboro's first-ever AAA Four-Diamond Award hotel.