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The PGA TOUR and Technogym penned a multi-year partnership that makes Technogym an Official Supplier of the PGA TOUR Player Performance Centers. The Player Performance Centers include four traveling fitness and wellness centers with two dedicated to performance and training and two dedicated to therapy and recovery. Each Player Performance Center will be equipped with SKILLRUNs, an innovative performance treadmill designed for both fitness training and rehabilitation. As a result of a new innovative technology known as MULTIDRIVE (patent pending), the SKILLRUN is both a motorized and non-motorized treadmill which allows it to be instantly changed from cardiovascular training to power training. This technological innovation also allows for the SKILLRUN to be used for physical therapy assisting players in rehabilitative and preventative care.
ASICS America moved forward on the next chapter of the I Move Me campaign in North America, featuring producer/DJ Steve Aoki and a new cast of storytellers from the worlds of music, sport, art and food. The new campaign builds upon its first iteration to explore the dynamic relationship between a sound mind and a sound body. Additional influencers and ASICS athletes will also share their own personal stories of finding inspiration through movement.
With the World Series in the books, social media analytics firm Talkwalker reports that – since Oct. 19 – the event drew more than 7.3 million interactions (likes, retweets, shares, and comments) and more than 522,000 unique authors.Out of the MLB sponsors, Taco Bell saw the most traction on social media and among online news outlets. Its annual “Steal a Taco” promotion, which provides free tacos across the country if a player steals a base in the World Series, gained more than 2,100 mentions when Boston player Mookie Betts stole a base in game one.
Meanwhile, Evolution, WWE’s first-ever all-women’s PPV event that took place Sunday night, trended #1 worldwide on Twitter for two hours on Sunday night up against the MLB World Series and NFL Sunday Night Football, according to WWE. Evolution was the second most social show in primetime last night, surpassed only by the MLB World Series.
BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc. and Twitch unlocked details for the TEKKEN World Tour 2018 Finals. This year’s event will conclude in Amsterdam starting Dec. 1 with two days of competition that will see top TEKKEN players from the Americas, Europe, and Asia throw down with a livestream on Twitch. The Last Chance Qualifier event will be held on Dec. 1 at The Theater Amsterdam, with 256 player slots open for potential contenders.
WWE and NXT Superstars announced a partnership with Riot Games that will see League of Legends streamers imaqtpie and Tyler1 each coach teams in a move to settle their “rivalry.” Hosted by WWE’s Xavier Woods on WWE’s YouTube gaming channel UpUpDownDown, WWE vs NXT: League of Legends will follow imaqtpie and Tyler1 as they train their respective teams of WWE and NXT Superstars to prepare for a 5 vs. 5 showdown that will determine which League streamer can call himself the better coach and player. Additional WWE League Of Legends content will appear on UpUpDownDown throughout November and during the NXT Takeover Wargames event, streaming live on WWE Network on November 17 from Staples Center in LA.
Team Dignitas announced today that former Women’s World Champion Counter-Strike: Global Offensive player Heather Garozzo and esports executive Maurice Eisenmann have been named Vice President of Marketing and Vice President of Business Development, respectively.
Turnkey Search announced the addition of long-time media executive Rick Alessandri to the talent recruitment/executive search firm. Alessandri joins Turnkey as Managing Director and General Manager of Turnkey’s media practice and will oversee talent recruitment/executive search for media, digital and tech companies. Alessandri spent 35 years at Disney/ ESPN, Dow Jones, SportsTicker and, most recently, as Univision’s Executive Vice President.
76ers/Raptors on NBA TV at 7:30p.
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ON THIS DAY in 1974: The Rumble in the Jungle sees Ali KO Foreman in the 8th round.
In the Know: Which team did Morten Andersen play for twice (no, not counting consecutive seasons)? (Email firstname.lastname@example.org with your answer and be sure to include your name, company and city.)
Answer to Our Last Sports Trivia Question: Ric Flair, Arn Anderson, Ole Anderson and Tully Blanchard made up what famed pro wrestling stable? Answer: The Four Horsemen. Kudos: Michael Strauss-CoxReps/NY; Greg Conner-Tennis Media/NY; Len Appel-TMZ/NY; Steve Rogan-E-Poll/NY; Matt Marini-NFL/NFL Films/New Jersey; James J. Pepe-American Cancer Society/Bethlehem; Nick Casanova-NBC Sports/Stamford; Scott Beams-ESPN/Bristol; Andy Pittman-TAMU/College Station; Joe Lyons-ESPN/Dallas; Greg Moloznik-GLM Media/Scottsdale; Tom Moore-Kalt Productions/LA; Akosa Akpom- UFC/Las Vegas; David Westberg-SAG-AFTRA Federal Credit Union/Burbank; Jacob Ullman-FOX Sports/LA
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