The organisers of The Running Awards have confirmed Intersport UK as an official partner of the 2016 awards. The international sporting goods retailer will be hosting the popular networking drinks reception for VIP and B2B guests, which takes place in the main bar prior to the start of the awards ceremony and which has been named Intersport Sport to the People Drinks Reception.
The Running Awards takes place on Friday 22 April 2016 celebrates the best of running and its culture, allowing runners and consumers to nominate and vote for their favourite products, brands, publications, sports retailers, charities and events.
Paul Corrick, co-founder of The Running Awards commented: “We are excited to announce Intersport UK as Official Partner and host of the popular VIP B2B drinks reception for The Running Awards. It is great to be working closely with the renowned international sporting goods retailer, and we are very grateful for the support by Intersport.”
General manager of Intersport UK, Tom Foley said: “We are proud to be officially connected to The Running Awards. Intersport’s philosophy is ‘Sport to the People’, and this partnership proves our passion to support the sports industry, our associated retailers and customers.”