Sports

University of Auckland

Student job with a difference

09-May-2018 9:29 AM
Student jobs are notoriously low-paid and unglamorous. But not Oliver Scott-Mackie’s. The Tauranga-born 27-year-old is supporting his studies not by making coffees or labouring, but by crewing multi-million dollar boats on the international yachting circuit.

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

National Rugby League Names Stats Official Data Provider

07-May-2018 1:02 PM
Five-Year Agreement Extends STATS’ Match and Team Performance Data Relationship with the NRL CHICAGO & SYDNEY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, STATS, the worldwide leader in sports data and intelligence, announced a new five-year agreement

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Liv Cycling Celebrates 10th Anniversary of Business Dedicated to Women in Cycling

19-Apr-2018 9:39 AM
Liv shares data behind 3F Design Philosophy and bolsters “How We Liv” global brand campaign Liv riders and friends on an urban night ride, photo released today as part of the How We Liv global brand campaign. Photo courtesy of Liv. TAIC

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Zlatan Ibrahimovic Joins Visa Ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™

18-Apr-2018 9:43 AM
  International football star Zlatan Ibrahimovic adds his own unique flair to his Visa jersey to announce he is teaming up with Visa ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™. (Photo: Business Wire) SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

DraftKings Expands Into Australia

18-Apr-2018 9:21 AM
Marks the Fifth International Expansion In Less Than Two Years BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--DraftKings, the world’s leading daily fantasy sports (DFS) platform, today announced the company will begin offering DFS contests to Australian consumers i

Reclink Australia

Reclink Australia ActiVIC Launch | Thursday 12 April 2018 | Geelong Foreshore

12-Apr-2018 12:28 PM
Reclink Australia is supporting hundreds of Victorians who are experiencing extreme disadvantage including homelessness, mental health and drug issues by launching their ActiVIC program on Thursday 12 April 2018 in Geelong.  ActiVIC will provid

Reclink Australia

Reclink Australia ActiVIC Launch | Geelong

12-Apr-2018 12:04 PM
Reclink Australia is supporting hundreds of Victorians who are experiencing extreme disadvantage including homelessness, mental health and drug issues by launching their ActiVIC program on Thursday 12 April 2018 in Geelong.  ActiVIC will provid

Reclink Australia

ACTiVIC Program Friday 9 March 12 - 2.30pm Soldiers Reserve Werribee

28-Feb-2018 3:48 PM
Dear Friends, Friday the 9th of March we are having an event to mark the new program, ACTiVIC, and we would love to see you there.   It is being held at Soldiers Reserve in Werribee and will include a BBQ lunch and a range of sporting activ

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Dow and USA Luge Technical Partnership Delivers Advanced Sleds for PyeongChang 2018

21-Feb-2018 9:48 AM
  Collaboration at the intersection of science and sport developed sleds for superior performance   The USA Luge team competed with Olympians from around the world using sleds designed by their engineers and Official Technica

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship Returns to the UAE's Capital to Celebrate Jiu-Jitsu Champions

09-Feb-2018 8:53 AM
The highest prize fund in the history of the tournament and Jiu-Jitsu Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship 2018 press conference (Photo: AETOSWire) ABU DHABI, United Arabic Emirates--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The&n

Reclink Australia

RECLINK FOOTBALL IS COMING TO GIPPSLAND in 2018!

01-Feb-2018 4:01 PM
AFL fans in Gippsland will have the chance to rub shoulders with a host of their favourite Collingwood AFL stars through the AFL Community Camps held at Morwell Football Ground – Travers Street, Morwell on 5th/6th February. Now in its fifteenth ye

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

STATS Announces Carl Mergele as Chief Executive Officer

18-Jan-2018 9:46 AM
STATS poised for growth with the addition of Mergele, who brings more than 15 years of experience managing both public and private software, data and technology companies. CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, STATS, the worldwide lea

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

NBA and Fanatics Partner to Launch Official Online NBA Stores Across Asia-Pacific

19-Dec-2017 1:37 PM
– Fanatics Will Operate Online NBA Stores in 10 Countries Across Asia-Pacific, Offering Fans Comprehensive Collection of NBA Merchandise – HONG KONG & MANCHESTER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The National Basketball Association (NBA) and Fanatics, t

Reclink Australia

Reclink Australia is excited to announce that it has received $310,000 from the Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation to create two new Reclink Victorian Football Leagues in regional Victoria. These new leagues, operating in Central Victoria and Gippsland, will support 10 communities crying out for a new model to break the cycle of disadvantage that these communities face.

13-Dec-2017 2:28 PM
Reclink Central Victoria will be hosting a Showcase Cricket match between the Reclink Sunbury Phoenix and Bendigo Bombers sides on Tuesday 19th December at the Kyneton Showgrounds from 11am onwards. We encourage local agencies, community groups and members of the community to come down to the event and see what Reclink is all about and how creating a Reclink Community Football team in our area could benefit the lives of local people who are going through hardship.

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Creative Artists Agency Names Steve Hasker CEO of CAA Global

29-Nov-2017 10:18 AM
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Leading entertainment and sports agency, Creative Artists Agency (CAA), announced today that industry veteran Steve Hasker has been appointed CEO of the recently structured CAA Global. He will manage the inters

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

A step towards innovation – Alibaba Cloud Becomes Presenting Partner of the FIFA Club World Cup

22-Nov-2017 7:05 PM
  GUANGZHOU, China--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Alibaba Group and FIFA announced today Alibaba Cloud – the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group – as Presenting Partner of the FIFA Club World Cup until 2022. The announcement was made on the occasion of t

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Michael Phelps Becomes Crystal Lagoons’ Official World Ambassador

16-Nov-2017 10:49 AM
Greatest swimmer of all time partners with Crystal Lagoons, leading water-innovation company This company develops strategic plan for urban crystal clear lagoons Michael Phelps Becomes Crystal Lagoons’ Official World Amb

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Australia Partners with U.S. Impact Cryotherapy for the Hottest Trend in Cold Therapy

01-Nov-2017 11:26 AM
ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Down under is buzzing about whole body cryotherapy (WBC). “We knew we could be successful with it,” said Paula Menzrani, Director, Booty N Buff Nutrition, New South Wales, Australia. “The benefits perfectly fit our

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

California Sports Surfaces’ Rebound Ace Portable Court to be Used at Inaugural Laver Cup

23-Sep-2017 2:49 PM
ANDOVER, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--California Sports Surfaces (CSS), a brand under ICP Construction (ICP), is pleased to announce its innovative Rebound Ace Portable sport surfacing system is being used in the inaugural Laver Cup in Prague, Czech R

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Nike and NBA Introduce New Statement Edition Uniform, First On-Court Hooded Jacket and the First NBA Connected Jersey, the Future of Fan Apparel

17-Sep-2017 11:57 AM
Using New NikeConnect Technology, Retail Jerseys Will Unlock Exclusive Experiences and Customized Content for Fans’ Favorite Teams and Players   Using New NikeConnect Technology, Retail Jerseys Will Unlock Exclusive Experie