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Sports & Recreation

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Life Fitness and Smart Fit celebrate partnership to equip 450 gyms in three years

SAO PAULO, May 20, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Life Fitness will equip 450 Smart Fit gyms by the end of 2021 in the region. With more than 600 units distributed in Brazil, Mexico, Chile, Dominican Republic, Peru, Colombia, Argentina ...

Hennessy Toasts Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez As He Remains The Middleweight Champion Of The World

NEW YORK, May 6, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Hennessy, the world's best-selling Cognac, begins the month of May celebrating Canelo Álvarez's historic victory over the weekend. Retaining his current belts and, after winning the IBF ...

Media Invited to CForce Chuck Norris 5K in College Station, Texas on May 4th

COLLEGE STATION, Texas, April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Chuck Norris is coming to town! The first ever CForce Chuck Norris 5K is on May 4th and aims to set the world record for most people dressed as Mr. Norris himself. The ...

Herta, Honda Are Texas Tough, Win at Circuit of the Americas

- Rookie Colton Herta victorious in third NTT IndyCar Series start - First victory for Harding Steinbrenner Racing - Ryan Hunter-Reay runs third; Honda drivers claim eight of top ten finishing positions AUSTIN, Texas, March 24, 2019 ...

Minor League Baseball Expands “Copa de la Diversión” for 2019

ST. PETERSBURG, Florida, March 21, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Minor League Baseball™ (MiLB™) this week revealed the on-field identities of the 72 teams participating in its 2019 "Copa de la Diversión™" ("Fun Cup™") competition. ...

Acura #SuperHandling Challenge Taps Tournament Basketball Fans to Showcase Their “Super Handling” Skills

TORRANCE, California, March 11, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Acura is partnering with basketball influencers, including ESPN analyst and host Jay Williams (@realjaywilliams) and sports commentator Filayyyy (<a ...

Errol Spence Jr. and Mikey Garcia Square Off in Welterweight World Championship Broadcast Live...

Fathom Events, FOX Sports, and Premier Boxing Champions Present 'Spence vs. Garcia' Live from AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas DENVER, Feb. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- On March 16, IBF Welterweight Champion Errol Spence Jr. ...

Errol Spence Jr. and Mikey Garcia Square Off in Welterweight World Championship Broadcast Live...

Fathom Events, FOX Sports, and Premier Boxing Champions Present 'Spence vs. Garcia' Live from AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas DENVER, Feb. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- On March 16, IBF Welterweight Champion Errol Spence Jr. ...

March Of Dimes Teams Up With The National Basketball Wives Association To Fight For...

ARLINGTON, Virginia, Feb. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- March of Dimes, the nonprofit organization leading the fight for the health of all moms and babies, today announced a partnership with the <a target="_blank"...

Polo America, LUXURY LV Magazine and Other Prestigious Partners Host One Of the World’s...

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- The Las Vegas Polo Classic takes center field April 13-14, 2019 for its annual extravaganza. Long considered the "Sport of Kings," historically this is only the second time outdoor polo ...

MundoHispanico.com Launches MundoDeportes, a New Digital Destination for Latino Sports Superfans

ATLANTA, Nov. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Today MundoHispanico.com launched MundoDeportes, a new digital channel that brings the latest in sports news and information to Latinos in Spanish. Fueled by a partnership with industry ...

Indy 500 Winner Helio Castroneves Joins The Concours Club as an elite Founding Member

MIAMI, Oct. 30, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Widely considered to be one of the brightest stars in motorsports, three-time Indianapolis 500 Champion Helio Castroneves has joined to become one of the forty Founding Members of The ...

The City Of Toledo, Metroparks And Gotcha Announce Toledo’s First Bike Share Program

CHARLESTON, South Carolina, Oct. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Mayor Wade Kapszukiewicz and the City of Toledo, Metroparks Toledo and Gotcha announced today they are launching ToleGO Bike Share, the first public bike share program ...

Rossi Dominates Crash-Marred Pocono Run

LONG POND, Pennsylvania, Aug. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Already a winner of one 500-mile race – the historic 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 in 2016 – Alexander Rossi added another "500" win to his IndyCar Series career ...

Honda Associates to Test Their Skills Driving Honda Light Trucks in All-Women Rebelle Rally...

TORRANCE, California, Aug. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Embracing Honda's "Challenging Spirit," two teams of associates from Honda R&D Americas, Inc. (HRA) will compete in the 2018 Rebelle Rally women's off-road navigation ...

Allstate Introduces First-Ever Allstate All-America Program Created To Honor Nation’s Top-Performing High School Soccer...

NORTHBROOK, Illinois, July 31, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Allstate Insurance Company today announced the launch of its first-ever Allstate All-America Soccer platform to recognize the country's rising high school soccer stars as ...

JUGOtv to be an official digital content partner for the International Champions Cup

SAN FRANCISCO, July 18, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- JUGOtv, a sports digital media network and content production studio for today's evolving US Hispanic and Mexican audience, will become an official digital video partner for the ...

Dixon, Honda Win in Toronto

- Scott Dixon scores his third victory of 2018 at the Honda Indy Toronto, extends championship lead - Hometown favorites Robert Wickens finishes third, James Hinchcliffe fourth - Honda records seventh Indy car win of the season TORONTO, ...

Fifth Annual Latino Conservation Week Kicks Off This Weekend (July 14 – 22), Breaking...

WASHINGTON, July 13, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Communities throughout the country will enjoy and connect with the great outdoors during the 5th annual Latino Conservation Week, which begins July 14 and runs through July 22. With ...

Fishing Nets 2 Million More Participants

ALEXANDRIA, Virgina, July 12, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- While Americans are collectively checking their phones more than 8 billion times a day, a new industry report shows that they are increasingly fishing for actual fish (instead ...

Trolli Honors NBA’s Most Valuable Player James Harden With Most Valuable Candy

CHICAGO, July 11, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Trolli just released the world's Most Valuable Candy (MVC) to immortalize James Harden's first Most Valuable Player (MVP) victory at the NBA Awards on June 25, 2018. The giant gummi ...

Telemundo Acquires Exclusive U.S. Spanish-Language Media Rights to the 2019 Copa America

MIAMI, July 2, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Telemundo Deportes, the exclusive Spanish-language home of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™, announced today it is adding to its world-class sports content portfolio the exclusive ...

New UAE T20 League Promises to Be a Unique Development Platform for Regional and...

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, June 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- A new elite international T20 cricket league, organised in partnership with the Emirates Cricket Board (ECB) and sanctioned by the International Cricket Council (ICC), is set to ...

Estrella Jalisco Invites North American Soccer Fans to Support the Mexican National Team During...

NEW YORK, June 6, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Estrella Jalisco, the Official Beer of the Mexican National Team (MNT), announced today a unifying campaign to bring together all soccer fans on the continent. The campaign, centered ...

Baja 500 Victory Caps Near-Perfect Weekend for Honda Racing And Acura Motorsports Programs

TORRANCE, California, June 5, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Team Honda Racing Ridgeline's class victory in this weekend's 50th annual Baja 500 capped a near-perfect weekend of racing for both the Honda and Acura brands, scoring four of ...

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