Sporting Events

Scottish Sailor To Lead Sanya's Clipper Race Title Defense

SANYA, China, May 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sanya Tourism Development Commission is proud to announce the city of Sanya, located in southern China on Hainan Island, is continuing its role as a Host Port and Team Partner for the 2019-20 edition of the Clipper Race, after debuting in the role for the...

2019-05-08 13:46 352

New Course Set for 9th Osaka Marathon, One of Japan's Biggest Citizens' Marathons; Ready to Accept Entry Applications from April 5

OSAKA, Japan, April 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Osaka Marathon Organizing Committee will start at10 a.m. (Japan time) on Friday, April 5, the process of accepting applications for runners in the 9th Osaka Marathon scheduled for Sunday, December 1, 2019. The Osaka Marathon, Japan's second biggest ...

2019-04-04 13:00 669

Fleet Complete to Track Everest Summit, Sponsoring Greek Ultra-Endurance Athlete

Fleet Complete is sponsoring Dr. Georgios-Ioannis Tsianos in his Mt Everest climbing expedition this spring and will be tracking his ascent from day one through a dedicated telematics platform in 3D. TORONTO, April 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Certified in Expedition and Travel Medicine,Dr. Georg...

2019-04-02 19:02 480

Next Run of Chiba Aqualine Marathon 2020 to Be Held in Autumn 2020

CHIBA, Japan, March 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Chiba Aqualine Marathon Planning Committee decided to organize the Chiba Aqualine Marathon 2020, the fifth running of the competition, in the autumn of 2020 at its 13th general meeting convened onWednesday, March 20, 2019. It also laid down a basic...

2019-03-28 13:00 527

Chiba Prefecture Holds Forum 500 Days before 2020 Tokyo Games

CHIBA, Japan, March 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- On March 18, 2019, just 500 days before theTokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games, Chiba Prefecture held a forum titled "500 More Days to Go! Let's Cheer for the Games from All Chiba" at AEON MALL Makuhari New City near Makuhari Messe, a venue for som...

2019-03-27 13:00 518

Wuzhizhou Island and Round Hainan Regatta jointly present a lineup of Asia's leading yachts and their sailors

SANYA, China, March 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Every March, thousands of sailing boats compete inHainan. The 10th Round Hainan Regatta (RHN Regatta) is being held inHainan, between the 15th and 23rd of March, with Wuzhizhou Island acting as the title sponsor. More than 600 sailors representing 56 t...

2019-03-22 15:45 375

Chengdu on Track for the FISU 31st Summer Universiade 2021

CHENGDU, China, March 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- On March 1, Beijing time, the Executive Board Meeting of theInternational University Sports Federation (FISU) was held in Krasnoyarsk,Russia. Luo Qiang, Mayor of Chengdu, on behalf of the city, formally signed a contract with the FISU and Federation o...

2019-03-01 18:29 296

Michael Cassel Group to Produce ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020 Opening Celebration

-- GLOBAL TELEVISION AUDIENCE OF OVER 1.5 BILLION POTTS POINT, Australia, Feb. 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Michael Cassel Group has been appointed to produce the opening celebration of the ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020, hosted inAustralia. The celebrations will launch and immediately precede t...

2019-02-28 12:09 332

Fleet Complete Launches First Cycling Academy in Greece

Fleet Complete, in a joint venture with SEG Racing Academy in the Netherlands, launched the Fleet Complete Cycling Academy based in Loutraki,Greece. The launch of this new youth initiative will help inspire, develop and strengthen the future of young Greek cyclists. TORONTO, Feb. 26, 2019 /PRN...

2019-02-26 14:05 320

Luzhou Laojiao promotes internationalization strategy jointly with Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Australia, Jan. 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- At the 2019 Australian Open (AO) inMelbourne, China's high-end liquor maker Luzhou Laojiao has seen its brand "National Cellar 1573" appearing in many scenes of the tennis tournament.

2019-01-24 20:39 679

2018 IBF Silk Road Champions Tournament Debuts in Thailand

HUA HIN, Thailand, Dec. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- 2018 IBF Silk Road Champions Tournament & IBF World Muay Thai Championship was held in TRUE Arena Hua Hin, Thailand on December 8th. The game is the start of IBF Belt & Road Region's (I BF B&R) new journey in Belt and Road countries.

2018-12-11 23:00 326

2018 Hainan International Tourism Island Carnival Opens to Tourists Worldwide

HAIKOU, China, Nov. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- On November 24, the 2018 (19th) Hainan International Tourism Island Carnival kicked off inHaikou, introducing more than 120 activities for visitors from home and abroad, for unforgettable leisure time inHainan. The governor of Hainan Province, Mr. Shen...

2018-11-28 06:24 505

Yiwugo Becomes Title Sponsor for Yiwu International Half Marathon 2018

YIWU, China, Nov. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- On November 18, the Yiwugo - Yiwu International Half Marathon 2018, sponsored bythe Chinese Athletic Association, Sports Bureau ofZhejiang Province and the Yiwu Municipal Government, kicked off at Yiwu Meihu Stadium.Yiwugo , the o...

2018-11-20 00:00 301

TIAS, Japan, Announces Admission Guidelines for Master's Programme in Sport and Olympic Studies

TSUKUBA, Japan, Nov. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Tsukuba International Academy for Sport Studies (TIAS), founded as part of the Sport for Tomorrow programme, introduced by the Government ofJapan to promote the Olympic and Paralympic movements, has announced admission guidelines for the 5th batch of ...

2018-11-15 13:00 331

2018 China Open Curling ends successfully with Russia taking home both men and women's championships

CHONGQING, China, Oct. 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- After fierce competition in 64 gamesover 8 days, the 2018 China Open Curling ended successfully on October 22 at Huaxi Sports Center inChongqing, China. Both men and women's teams contributed world-class performance in the finalswith both being sett...

2018-10-26 23:54 406

Sogou Provides AI-powered Machine Simultaneous Translation at China Open Tennis Championship

BEIJING, Oct. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Sogou Inc. (NYSE: SOGO) ("Sogou" or "the Company"), an innovator in search and a leader inChina's internet industry, today announced that the Company's AI-powered machine simultaneous interpretation technology was successfully used to provide bilingual inte...

2018-10-12 21:15 555

Australian Open Partners with Luzhou Laojiao

SHANGHAI, Oct. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Australian Open has landed a significant partnership deal with leading Chinese Baijiu brand Luzhou Laojiao in the largest Chinese sponsorship deal in the history of the tournament.

2018-10-11 15:56 346

Cloud9 and Fnatic Enter "RoS Global Series" League in North America and South East Asia

BEIJING, Oct. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- FunEase, a joint venture between FunPlus and NetEase, today announced that Cloud9 and Fnatic will officially enter the next stage of "Rules of Survival Global Series" with dedicated teams competing in the North American "Fox Plain" & "Starless Depot" and Sout...

2018-10-08 18:54 491

Central Metropolis of Wuhan Holds Automobile and Motorcycle Sports Convention

WUHAN, China, Oct. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Fancy motorcycles and monster trucks were performing acrobatics at the opening ceremony of the first motor sports convention on the night ofOct. 2 in the development zone in Wuhan, capital of centralChina's Hubei Province, according to the Publicity Dep...

2018-10-08 15:21 463

Tsukuba University Welcomes New Intake to International Sport Programme

-Japan Fosters Next Generation of Global Sport Leadership Ahead of Tokyo 2020- TSUKUBA, Japan, Oct. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- September 28 saw the University of Tsukuba host a ceremony to welcome the new intake of students on the 4th Master's Programme in Sport and Olympic Studies, operated since 2...

2018-10-05 13:00 424
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