Author archive for SGB sports

  • Bowflex® SelectTech® Dumbbells Earn ISPO Product of the Year Award

    By SGB sports on 17/02/2017
    International award acknowledges Nautilus, Inc. for world’s first smart dumbbells Vancouver, Wash., February 8, 2017 – Nautilus, Inc. (NYSE: NLS), a leader in innovative fitness equipment, has received the prestigious ISPO Award for the Bowflex® SelectTech® 560 dumbbells. Recognized for their innovation and cutting-edge design, the groundbreaking Bowflex SelectTech 560 dumbbells received the highest honor with a Product of the […]
  • APTUS Performance sets a new standard in performance sportswear for schools.

    By SGB sports on 23/01/2017
    BMB’s sportswear offering has been further strengthened with the recent acquisition of SWI Schoolwear and the addition of a new sportswear collection to the portfolio  – APTUS  Performance. The unique combination of technical fabrics, exacting design and cutting-edge style heralds  a new class of sports apparel in the industry and inspires young people to perform on the sports field with […]
  • Maxiuscle relaunch.

    By SGB sports on 11/10/2016
    Maxiuscle is being relaunched this month, with England rugby player Maro Itoje becoming the lead athlete for the brand’s new range of raw ingredient protein powders. Maximuscle will run alongside the MaxiNutrition brand, better catering for the brands’ products and audiences.  Maro joins a strong Maximuscle team including fellow England rugby stars Chris Robshaw and Anthony Watson, Wales’ winger George […]
  • Silverback Publishing acquires Sporting Goods Business

    By SGB sports on 04/10/2016
    Datateam Business Media has announced the sale of its SGB group of magazines to Silverback Publishing. Following a period of rapid growth into new market sectors, Datateam felt the time was right to re-house Sporting Goods Business (SGB), SGB Golf and SGB Outdoor with an up and coming B2B publisher. According to media director Paul Ryder, Silverback “fitted the bill […]
  • Sport Heroes raises €2m in second round funding

    By SGB sports on 29/07/2016
      Sport Heroes (formerly Running Heroes) the fast-growing French tech start-up founded in May 2014 by sports enthusiasts Boris Pourreau and Jean- Charles Touzalin, has raised two million euros in second round funding with the VC fund A Plus Finance, French Public Investment Bank (BPI France) and business angels. Sport Heroes uses apps and on-line technology to build sports communities […]
  • GM trio excel for England Lions

    By SGB sports on 28/07/2016
    It’s been a stunning few days of run-scoring for GM’s Daniel Bell-Drummond, Ben Duckett, and Dawid Malan, who have been excelling on one-day duty for the England Lions. Between them they have scored 925 runs in four matches at a combined average of 115.63 and each of them has a score of at least 150 to their name. Duckett began […]
  • Jake Ball celebrates new sponsorship deal with GM

    By SGB sports on 15/07/2016
    As Jake Ball steps out to make his senior England debut today, he will be celebrating signing a new long-term sponsorship with Gunn & Moore as well as getting his hands on a coveted Test cap. The Nottinghamshire fast bowler – nicknamed the ‘Welbeck Wizard’ – will make his Test debut at Lord’s against Pakistan to cap a remarkable and […]
  • On launches new line

    By SGB sports on 14/07/2016
      Swiss sports company On submitted its latest offering, the Cloudventure, to be trialled by a group of twenty sports journalists, bloggers and influencers at the atmospheric Petersham Nurseries in Richmond Park last month. Split into three speed groups – gentle jog, pick up the pace and stride out – the Cloudventures acquitted themselves admirably for all users in a […]
  • Garneau launches new website

    By SGB sports on 06/07/2016
    Garneau have announced the launch of its redesigned  The new website is designed for easy navigation on any browser or device.  The functional layout and improved filter navigation provide a user-friendly approach that works in conjunction with Garneau’s mission to service a wide range of athlete needs.  Detailed product information, technical data and high-resolution imagery provide users with online content […]
  • Rounders England and Aresson clinch 5-year partnership deal

    By SGB sports on 01/07/2016
    Rounders England and Aresson have signed a 5-year partnership with the joint aim of bringing product innovation and improved player engagement to Britain’s most nostalgic game.   Rounders is growing in popularity in England with both children and adults, and to support the growth of the sport, a successful partnership with one of the leading brands for Rounders equipment is […]