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The New York City Adrenalina Skateboard Marathon to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell

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ADVISORY, July 28, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --

What:

The New York City Adrenalina Skateboard Marathon, a 26.2 mile longboard race set to promote health & fitness, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York City's Times Square.

In honor of the occasion, Ilia Lekach, CEO & Chairman of Adrenalina will ring the Closing Bell.

Where:

NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio

When:

Friday, July 29th, 2011 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET        

Contact:

Jamie Reisman

212.901.3952

jamie.reisman@bwr-ny.com

NASDAQ MarketSite:

Jen Knapp

(212) 401-8916

Jennifer.knapp@nasdaqomx.com

Feed Information:

The entire Closing Bell is available from 3:50 p.m. to 4:05 p.m. on AMC-3/C-3 (dl 3760H). The feed can also be found on Ascent fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Jen Knapp (212) 401-8916.

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Webcast:

A live webcast of the NASDAQ Closing Bell will be available at:

http://www.nasdaq.com/about/marketsitetowervideo.asx or http://social.nasdaqomx.com.

Photos:

To obtain a hi-resolution photograph of the Market Close, please go to http://www.nasdaq.com/reference/marketsite_events.stm and click on the market close of your choice.

About The New York City Adrenalina Skateboard Marathon:

A first of its kind, a battle of fitness, endurance, and action sports... Best of all $15,000 for the winner. The Adrenalina Skateboard Marathon is a 26.2 mile longboard race set to promote health & fitness, as well as the lifestyle that is Action Sports. The race will consist of multiple laps around a course designed to showcase different cities around the world. Cities visited in 2011 are New York City, San Juan, Plano, and Hallandale Beach. All of the races are fully sanctioned and governed by The USA Distance Skateboard Association. All skaters will be required to obtain an annual or race day license to compete. The Start/Finish line will showcase an expo village where spectators and participants can purchase the latest and greatest in action sports and beyond. There will also be live music and other extreme sport demos. The festival feel will allow for spectators to be entertained throughout the day as they await the competitors of the skateboard marathon race.

About NASDAQ OMX:

The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. is the world's largest exchange company. It delivers trading, exchange technology and public company services across six continents, with more than 3,500 listed companies. NASDAQ OMX offers multiple capital raising solutions to companies around the globe, including its U.S. listings market, NASDAQ OMX Nordic, NASDAQ OMX Baltic, NASDAQ OMX first North, and the U.S. 144A sector. The company offers trading across multiple asset classes including equities, derivatives, debt, commodities, structured products and exchange-traded funds. NASDAQ OMX technology supports the operations of over 70 exchanges, clearing organizations and central securities depositories in more than 50 countries. NASDAQ OMX Nordic and NASDAQ OMX Baltic are not legal entities but describe the common offering from NASDAQ OMX exchanges in Helsinki, Copenhagen, Stockholm, Iceland, Tallinn, Riga, and Vilnius. For more information about NASDAQ OMX, visit http://www.nasdaqomx.com. *Please follow NASDAQ OMX on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/pages/NASDAQ-OMX/108167527653) and Twitter (http://www.twitter.com/nasdaqomx). 

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