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Sports & Recreation

All the latest releases from the world of sports, including charity benefits, awards, contests and competitions, and other special events. Find information on sports broadcasting and statistical analysis. Also included are releases regarding educational campaigns, youth and student athlete programs, as well as fitness and active-living initiatives.

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LaLiga North America Sign PointsBet As Exclusive Betting Partner

NEW YORK, March 11, 2020 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- LaLiga North America today announced its partnership with PointsBet, a top tier global sportsbook operator to bring the world's best soccer league, its internationally recognized clubs ...

Empower Field At Mile High To Host Soccer Match Between Mexico And Colombia On...

DENVER, March 3, 2020 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Empower Field at Mile High will host a matchup between soccer powerhouses Mexico and Colombia on Saturday, May 30, as part of the annual Mexican National Team U.S. Tour, it was announced ...

VIZIO Partners with FOX Deportes as the Official Sponsor of NFLeros Ahead of Sunday’s...

IRVINE, California, Jan. 31, 2020 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- VIZIO, Inc. teams up with FOX Deportes as official sponsor of NFLeros as the network makes the most-watched game in football available to Spanish-speaking audiences. VIZIO ...

“¡Pleibol!” Slides Into Smithsonian Fall 2020

WASHINGTON, Jan. 8, 2020 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Before he was a World Series champion, Anthony Rendon, the former Washington Nationals third baseman and current Los Angeles Angel, was an ordinary kid; signed up for youth baseball at ...

Marc Anthony, Javier Báez, and Henry Cárdenas join kids in Puerto Rico to celebrate...

LOIZA, Puerto Rico, Dec. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Little League baseball is coming home to hurricane-weary communities in Puerto Rico. Today, music icon Marc Anthony and Chicago Cubs All-Star infielder Javier Báez, joined ...

Tony the Tiger® and The DICK’S Sporting Goods Foundation Team Up to Help Give...

BATTLE CREEK, Michigan, Dec. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- The Tony the Tiger Sun Bowl officially takes over El Paso on New Year's Eve, but the game dedicated to saving middle school sports made its mission real today in the "Sun ...

Marc Anthony, Javier Báez, Henry Cárdenas, and CEO of LISC hold ribbon-cutting ceremony at...

NEW YORK, Dec. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- WHAT: A ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the first fields completed as part of the Play Ball Again initiative, a program to bring...

Luis Alejandro Castañeda from Colombia and Chinasa Ukandu from Nigeria win the WorldRemit and...

LONDON, Nov. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Online money transfer company WorldRemit and Arsenal today announced that Luis Alejandro Castañeda from Colombia and Chinasa Ukandu from Nigeria are the winners of...

Eight finalists selected by WorldRemit and Arsenal for the “Future Stars” coaching programme

LONDON, Nov. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- A panel of judges from Arsenal and its official online money transfer partner, WorldRemit, have selected eight coaches as finalists for their Future Stars coaching programme. <img ...

Acura Completes Championship Season at Petit Le Mans

BRASELTON, Georgia, Oct. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Acura, its teams and drivers completed its championship-winning IMSA season in Saturday's season-ending Petit Le Mans, putting the finishing touches on the Driver, Manufacturer ...

Herta, Honda Win Monterey Season Finale, Manufacturers’ Title

MONTEREY, California, Sept. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Rookie standout Colton Herta led 83 of 90 laps in today's season-ending Firestone Grand Prix of Monterey to earn his second NTT IndyCar Series victory of 2019, and the ...

4 coaches from the Americas shortlisted as “Future Stars” by Arsenal and WorldRemit

LONDON, Sept. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Today, WorldRemit announces that 4 applicants from the Americas have been shortlisted for its Future Stars programme. Of these 4 coaches, one is a woman. <img ...

Revolutionary Mini-Pitch Brings Soccer to Underserved Areas

WASHINGTON, Sept. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Girls and boys across the country, including thousands in underserved communities, will gain new access to Safe Places to Play over the next seven years thanks to a new and enhanced ...

Smart Fit rises in ranking, entering top 5 of the world’s largest networks of...

SÃO PAULO, Sept. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Smart Fit has risen two levels and now holds 3rd place among the largest companies in its industry in terms of number of facilities owned. According to IHRSA data, the company that owns ...

Herta, Honda Claim Portland Pole

PORTLAND, Ore., Aug. 31, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- After leading practice on Friday, Honda-powered rookie Colton Herta again led the way today at Portland International Raceway today, claiming the pole on his final qualifying lap ...

Welcome to the World of Thrills and Skills!

DENVER, Aug. 28, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Do you really know what it takes? The new exhibition "Extreme Sports: Beyond Human Limits," opening at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science on Sept. 13, goes inside the minds and ...

Arsenal and WorldRemit launch second edition of Future Stars

DENVER, Aug. 27, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Arsenal and online money transfer service, WorldRemit, are offering one male and one female football coach from the Americas or Africa...

Sato, Honda Win Thriller in St. Louis

MADISON, Ill., Aug. 25, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ Recovering in the best possible fashion following an opening-lap crash last weekend at Pocono Raceway, Takuma Sato took advantage of an off-sequence pit strategy and a fast Rahal ...

All Acura Front Row at Road America

ELKHART LAKE, Wisconsin, Aug. 3, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ Acura Team Penske swept the front row in qualifying today for Sunday's Road America Road Race Showcase, with Dane Cameron claiming the pole with a new lap record time of ...

America’s Anglers Reach Record-Breaking Diversity

ALEXANDRIA, Virginia, July 18, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- America's anglers are more diverse than ever, a key finding of the 2019 Special Report on Fishing, released today by the Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation (RBFF). ...

Sixth Annual Latino Conservation Week Kicks Off This Weekend (July 13 – 21), Breaks...

WASHINGTON, July 12, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Communities throughout the country will enjoy and connect with the great outdoors during the 6th annual Latino Conservation Week, which begins July 13 and runs through July 21. With as ...

Gov. Polis, Mayor Hancock and Colorado Soccer Communities Launch Effort to Confirm Denver Among...

DENVER, July 11, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Following the U.S. Women's National Team's return from another FIFA Women's World Cup Championship in France, the Colorado Soccer Association, which represents nearly 70,000 youth and ...

Stand Up To Cancer & Major League Baseball Launch New PSA For Celebration Of...

LOS ANGELES, July 9, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) is set to launch a brand new public service announcement (PSA) campaign in collaboration with founding donor, <a target="_blank"...

New Live-Action Dora and the Lost City of Gold PSAs Inspire Families to Spend...

NEW YORK, July 9, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- The USDA Forest Service and the Ad Council have joined forces with Paramount's Dora and the Lost City of Gold to encourage families to experience nature, find their own adventures, and ...

Eight-Division World Champion Manny Pacquiao Faces Unbeaten Champ Keith Thurman in Welterweight World Title...

DENVER, June 26, 2019 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Boxing's only eight-division world champion, Philippine Senator and regular WBA welterweight champion Manny "Pac Man" Pacquiao returns to face undefeated Super WBA Welterweight World ...

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