ADVISORY, June 10, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
The eleventh-annual adidas Grand Prix, one of the premier track-and-field events in the world, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square. The adidas Grand Prix will take place on June 13, 2015 at Icahn Stadium on Randall’s Island, NY.
In honor of the occasion, David Rudisha, 800 m Olympic Champion & World Record holder, Jenn Suhr, Pole Vault Olympic Champion, Spencer Nel, Director of Global Sports Marketing Running, adidas and Mike McManus, Senior Director Global Sports Marketing Running, adidas will ring the Opening Bell.
Nasdaq MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Thursday, June 11, 2015 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET
adidas Grand Prix Media Contact:
Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463
Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
18 mhz Lower
DL 3811 Vertical
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About the adidas Group:
The adidas Group is a global leader in the sporting goods industry, offering a broad portfolio of footwear, apparel and hardware for sport and lifestyle around the core brands adidas, Reebok, TaylorMade and Reebok-CCM Hockey. Headquartered in Herzogenaurach/Germany, the Group generated sales of € 14.5 billion in 2013 and currently employs 54,000 people across the globe, including 5,472 in Germany (as at December 31, 2014).
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