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Conferences - 21 Oct 2020 - Events
Hosted by SAS, the leader in analytics, this exclusive webinar will focus on how the panel of high performance coaches and SAS’ VP & Country Manager, Charles Senabulya, have successfully managed their respective teams, athletes and employees during the COVID-19 pandemic
Swimming - 14 Oct 2020 - Media rights
The upcoming ISL 2020 season 2 will broadcast to more than 140 countries and territories around the world when it kicks off in Budapest, Hungary in just two days.
Conferences - 14 Oct 2020 - Events
Global Sports Week Paris has opened sales for the first-ever GSWMarketplace – a new addition for 2021, which offers businesses and organisations of every size a presence at the ‘rendez-vous’ of the year for the world sports economy.
University sports - 09 Oct 2020 - Federations & NOCs
The FISU Executive Committee met virtually on Thursday 8 October; the second meeting for the new executive that was elected in November 2019, for the 2019-2023 term. While the meeting in February focused on a review of 2019, this meeting focused on charting the current and future course.
Boxing - 08 Oct 2020 - Media rights
Fight Sports continues its return to top-level Live Championship Boxing Events by securing the exclusive rights to over 50 countries for the highly anticipated upcoming Lightweight World Championship Unification Event on October 17 featuring one of boxing’s top pound-for-pound stars, Vasily Lomachenko, taking on undefeated World Champion Teofimo Lopez (15-0- 12KOs).
Business - 06 Oct 2020 - Sponsorship
Malaysia, October 5, 2020 – Asia’s leading sports & entertainment consultancy, ResultX Asia (RXA), is pleased to announce an exciting partnership with Sportskred.
Cycling - BMX - 05 Oct 2020 - Events
The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) just awarded the UCI BMX World Championships 2025 to the Danish Cycling Federation, that will host the event in close cooperation with the city of Copenhagen, Wonderful Copenhagen and Sport Event Denmark. Three times in the coming years, the Danish Capital will play host for major international cycling events.
Cycling - 02 Oct 2020 - Events
The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) has awarded Denmark the UCI Gran Fondo World Championships 2024. The championships will be staged in September in Aalborg, which also hosted the same event in 2015.
Business - 02 Oct 2020 - Television
Mexico City, October 1, 2020 - Cinépolis Klic® announced today that the Claro Sports channel is adding to its content catalog in Mexico for only $ 50 pesos per month. In addition, the signal will have a trial period of seven days at no cost when activating the option with a recurring charge.
eSports - 29 Sep 2020 - Events
IESF has announced a marketing partnership with Major Events International (MEI) to help find marketing and sponsorship partners for their Global Esports Executive Summit (GEES).
Business - 25 Sep 2020 - Agency
Fifty-Three Six, a Dublin and London-based digital marketing agency which specialises in the sport, fitness, health & wellness sectors, has launched a white-paper featuring five data-driven Facebook marketing campaign tactics to drive sales.
University sports - 25 Sep 2020 - Federations & NOCs
FISU President Oleg Matytsin and FISU Secretary General-CEO Eric Saintrond congratulated the newly appointed Mayor of Chengdu, Wang Fengchao, who will also assume the responsibility of overseeing preparations for next summer’s FISU World University Games in the city.
Conferences - 24 Sep 2020 - Events
The selected squad of 35 young people will be the voice of the next generation during Global Sports Week – an annual international forum where leaders, influencers and changemakers come together to make the future of sport.
University sports - 23 Sep 2020 - Events
The Adirondack Sports Council hosted a virtual Town Hall to announce the progress being made toward the Lake Placid 2023 FISU World University Games. The village of Lake Placid and the Adirondack region will host the winter edition of the flagship FISU multi-sport event in January 2023.
Conferences - 15 Sep 2020 - Events
While travel restrictions are leading to a series of cancellations of the world's largest trade shows, Monaco Mediax remains on track by postponing its flagship event, SPORTEL Monaco, which was scheduled to be held in the Principality of Monaco from 26 to 28 October 2020.
Business - 10 Sep 2020 - Agency
Global integrated marketing agency, CSM Sport and Entertainment (CSM) has been appointed by ALK Capital, the leading management firm specialising in investments, acquisitions and operations in sports and media, to manage strategic communications.
University sports - 01 Sep 2020 - Events
The Lucerne 2021 Winter Universiade will not take place as planned from January 21 to 31, 2021. Due to the global COVID-19 pandemic, the International University Sports Federation (FISU), together with the Organising Committee and Swiss University Sports, has decided to evaluate the possibility of postponement of the event. A potential later date will be discussed over the next two months in consultation with all involved parties, including the international winter sports federations.
Conferences - 25 Aug 2020 - Federations & NOCs
SportAccord has launched the host city application processes for future editions of its SportAccord World Sport & Business Summit and Regional SportAccord events.
Aquatics - 24 Aug 2020 - Events
Istanbul’s world-famous Bosphorus strait was closed to traffic yesterday as thousands of swimmers from around the world participated in the 32nd Bosphorus Cross-Continental Swimming Race.
Baseball - 18 Aug 2020 - Events
In 2020, most international sports events in Taiwan have been unable to be held as planned due to the COVID-19 pandemic. To revisit the touching scenes of “Fun Sports in Taiwan”, the Sports Administration held the “Fun Sports Award Online Voting” that looked back on the splendid sports events held in Taiwan for the past two years.
Boxing - 14 Aug 2020 - Television
As Live World Class Championship Boxing resumes from a several month layoff, Fight Sports returns to the action with back-to-back Live Events taking place on August 15th and August 22nd, including some of the top heavyweights in the sport looking to position themselves as the next top contenders for the World Heavyweight Title.
University sports - 07 Aug 2020 - Events
SportAccord is delighted to confirm the International University Sports Federation (FISU), as a Gold Partner for the 19th edition of the SportAccord World Sport & Business Summit taking place in Ekaterinburg, Russia. Today’s announcement is especially exciting as tomorrow marks the three-year countdown to the start of the Ekaterinburg 2023 FISU World University Games in the Sverdlovsk Region of Russia.
University sports - 07 Aug 2020 - Federations & NOCs
The 2020 edition of the FISU World Forum is one week away, and preparations are in full swing for what will be a first-of-its kind event, with nearly 1500 participants coming together virtually.
Business - 31 Jul 2020 - Advertising
On August 1st, 2020, the annual Swiss National Day, uniqFEED will extend its geographical reach further still by joining SportWorks at the Maison du Sport International (MSI) in the Olympic Capital, Lausanne.
Conferences - 30 Jul 2020 - Events
The International Federation (IF) Forum 2020 will explore how sport and society can emerge stronger from a global crisis when the global sporting community gathers from 4-5 November at the Hotel Royal Savoy in Lausanne, Switzerland.
Teqball - 29 Jul 2020 - Sponsorship
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – Fédération Internationale de Teqball (FITEQ) has secured Gold Partner status for the 2021 edition of SportAccord’s World Sport & Business Summit in Ekaterinburg, Russia.
Business - 22 Jul 2020 - Sponsorship
The European Sponsorship Association has today revealed the third wave of results from the ESA Sponsorship Sentiment Tracker, an industry survey gauging the health and confidence of leading sponsorship organisations across Europe and giving insights into the response of major sponsors.
eSports - 20 Jul 2020 - Events
As the first ever 2020 FISU eSports Challenge Football came to an end, it marked the start of something new in the 70-year history of the International University Sports Federation (FISU). The FIFA 20 Challenge was the first full-fledged virtual tournament held centrally by FISU, with entries from all over the world.
University sports - 16 Jul 2020 - Events
FISU announces the cancellation of its World University Championship events till the end of the year 2020, due to the global situation regarding the COVID19 pandemic.
Soccer - 08 Jul 2020 - Leagues & cups
Wednesday 8th July 2020 – CSM Live, the live experience team of integrated marketing agency CSM Sport and Entertainment, was recently appointed by the Premier League to deliver the seat dressing programme for the restart of the 2019/2020 season. Working closely with the Premier League and Premier League clubs, the agency has been planning, producing and installing large-scale seat covering across the lower tiers of all 20 stadia.
Conferences - 07 Jul 2020 - Sponsorship
SportAccord has announced that Tourism & Events Queensland (TEQ) will be a Silver Partner of the SportAccord World Sport & Business Summit for the next three editions of the global sports industry’s most influential annual gathering in 2021, 2022 and 2023.
eSports - 02 Jul 2020 - Events
Getty Images, a world leader in visual communications, and Polyphony Digital Inc., creator of the Gran Turismo franchise, have today announced a deal that will see Getty Images’ world-class motorsport specialist photographers capturing stunning in-game photography from Gran Turismo’s online and live World Tour events. Getty Images will serve as the exclusive Photographic Agency of the FIA Certified Gran Turismo Championships.
Olympics - 01 Jul 2020 - Financial
Lausanne, 1 July 2020 - The Lausanne 2020 Youth Olympic Games (YOG) came to a close almost five months ago to the day. This presented an opportunity for the Organising Committee to look back on the great sporting and popular success of the YOG as well as the positive financial results. Now, it's time to look at the legacy, which will be managed by a new structure set up for this purpose.
University sports - 30 Jun 2020 - Events
From today, future volunteers can register on the Swiss Volunteers platform to volunteer at the Winter Universiade 2021. The Organising Committee is seeking about 3800 volunteers for the multisport event.
Volleyball - 26 Jun 2020 - Sponsorship
Yuji Nishida has joined ASICS in an exciting new partnership set to help him improve his performance on court, while promoting the sporting goods brand around the world.
Conferences - 22 Jun 2020 - Events
Global Sports Week will put reinvention in action when it returns in 2021.
University sports - 18 Jun 2020 - Events
FISU announces the cancellation of its events until 15 October 2020, in keeping with safety measures being taken around the world to combat the COVID-19 pandemic.
University sports - 17 Jun 2020 - Events
FISU opened player registration today to its first-ever international eSports competition for university students; the 2020 FISU eSports Challenge Football. Citing keen eSports interest among university students, FISU’s President Oleg Matytsin announced the International University Sports Federation’s initial foray into competitive sports gaming.
Conferences - 04 Jun 2020 - Events
The 2019 edition of the SportAccord World Sport & Business Summit in Gold Coast has been recognised at a prestigious annual award show for the Australian events sector.
Soccer - 28 May 2020 - Leagues & cups
The sports practice of BCW (Burson Cohn & Wolfe) has been appointed by world leading football league LaLiga to assist its communications efforts as it relaunches its season.
University sports - 27 May 2020 - Events
FISU announces the cancellation of its events until 15 September 2020, in keeping with safety measures being taken around the world to combat the COVID-19 pandemic
Volleyball - 27 May 2020 - Federations & NOCs
The FIVB today launched its Athletes’ Relief Support fund to provide short-term assistance to professional volleyball and beach volleyball players who have been affected financially by the global coronavirus pandemic.
University sports - 22 May 2020 - Television
With most live sports cancelled for the spring and summer of 2020, European television sports giant Eurosport will telecast some of the best highlights from the Napoli 2019 World University Games, on Monday 25 May and Tuesday 26 May.
Business - 15 May 2020 - Agency
BCW (Burson Cohn & Wolfe), a leading global communications agency, has been appointed by fan engagement platform IQONIQ to run its international communications.
Various - 13 May 2020 - Events
At the turn of the year, many of us were looking forward to a breath-taking twelve months of sport, with an enviable calendar of major global sporting events lying in wait. Yet, the spread of Covid-19 soon turned those plans upside down, as the first few months of 2020 instead descended into a rollercoaster of unprecedented and unpredictable change.
University sports - 11 May 2020 - Federations & NOCs
It’s finally here! After months of exhaustive preparations and expert inputs from around the world, the highly awaited FISU Healthy Campus project opens to all universities on 12 May.
Conferences - 23 Apr 2020 - Events
Six months away from the flagship event, Sportel CEO, Laurent Puons confirms that it will be the “must attend event” to get back on track after the period of uncertainty raised by the current COVID-19 crisis.
Conferences - 23 Apr 2020 - Events
SportAccord has opened the registration process for the 2021 edition of the SportAccord World Sport & Business Summit in Ekaterinburg, Russia.
University sports - 23 Apr 2020 - Events
The International University Sports Federation (FISU) and the local Organising Committee of the 2020 University World Cup 3x3 Basketball have agreed to postpone this year’s tournament, which was scheduled to be held from 26-29 November 2020, in Xiamen, People’s Republic of China.
American football - 03 Apr 2020 - Media
Start-up podcast producer HWY61 has launched its first new series, The Neil Reynolds Podcast.
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