SportAccord offers Members and Fans an opportunity to re-live best moments of the World Combat Games 2013
Lausanne, 5 February 2014 – Today, SportAccord releases the World Combat Games Special Review, an online magazine which consolidates extensive media content from the 2013 edition in St. Petersburg, Russia (18-26 October). This digital platform, created by iSportconnect and in close collaboration with the 15 participating Martial Arts and Combat Sports Federations and the Local Organising Committee, recounts event highlights, competition results and shares hours of high-definition footage with fans.
To access the online magazine click HERE .
The World Combat Games is an 8-day multi-sports event that showcases both Olympic and non-Olympic martial arts and combat sports; Aikido, Boxing, Fencing, Judo, Ju-Jitsu, Karate, Kendo, Kickboxing, Muaythai, Sambo, Savate, Sumo, Taekwondo, Wrestling, and Wushu. The Games provide top quality sporting action and feature the world’s best athletes.
The second edition of the World Combat Games received coverage in over 150 countries including key territories such as Russia, USA, Canada, Brazil, Mexico, Japan, Pan-Europe and the Middle East. In 11 countries, the World Combat Games was broadcasted for more than 660 hours and generated over 1.5 billion Event contacts.
Established in 1967, SportAccord is the union for 108 International Sports Federations and organisations. Its mission is to unite and support its members, providing them with added-value platforms and services; while continually striving to influence positive change in the sports community and society as a whole.
Activities include the organisation of Multi-Sports Games (World Combat Games, World Mind Games, World Beach Games, World Urban Games); doping-free sport services; the .Sport project, the Sports Hub, new information technology and media services; sports’ social/environmental responsibility and integrity initiatives; and the International Federations recognition process, all created and implemented on behalf, and to the benefit of SportAccord’s members.
iSportconnect is the largest global private community of sports business executives, combining networking and business solutions, industry news and iSportconnect TV. Visit www.isportconnect.com
For more information please contact the SportAccord Media & Communication Unit.
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