Contract Extension // Active Melbourne City Sports

We’re delighted to confirm our involvement in the Active Melbourne City Sports (AMCS) program for another 2 years. The program, which aims to encourage active participation opportunities for City of Melbourne workers, has seen close to 10,000 participants take part in 5,800 games of social sport in the past 3 years.

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Swimathon going open water

Swimathon has always been at the forefront of innovation, using new ways to encourage more people to swim. Limelight is now supporting Swimathon as it takes to the open water this autumn.
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Race of The Decade Award

We are delighted and proud to see the Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon receiving Runners World's ‘New Race of the Decade’ award.
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Limelight Sports Partners With BIKE Channel

Following the highly successful 2015 inaugural Race the World race, Limelight Sports and BIKE Channel are thrilled to announce the broadcast this month of the epic 26 minute documentary celebrating the 2015 race experience on BIKE Channel from 11-28 January. 
 
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Swimathon Celebrates 30 Years

Swimathon, the world’s biggest fundraising swim delivered by Limelight Sports, celebrates its 30 year! Over 700,000 swimmers have taken part since it began in 1986 and the campaign has now become a flagship program within the UK swimming industry. 

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J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge Record

In the 40th anniversary year of the global corporate running race, the J.P Morgan Corporate Challenge returned to Sydney with a record number of registered participants - just over 8,000 runners.

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ESPN Digital Hit the Streets of Melbourne

Harnessing the power of street basketball, Limelight Sports created a memorable brand experience for ESPN Digital and their media buying agency clients. Championship rings were up for grabs but it was the all-inclusive trip to Los Angeles and tickets to attend two NBA games that had teams battling it out on the court. 
 
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UK's Most Beautiful City Run Sells Out Again

A sold-out field of 16,000 runners took on the stunning Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon in October 2016. Nine years after the inaugural race, the RPFHM is an annual sell out with a ballot for public registration due to the overwhelming demand for places, has won multiple awards and raised in excess of £30million for over 650 UK charities.

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Limelight Sports Group welcomes the investment of DCT Ventures

Limelight Sports Group, the leading global participation sport agency has agreed and received an investment boost from one of the UK’s leading media groups. DCT Ventures is the investment arm of leading media owner DC Thomson. In recent years the company has expanded into new sectors although this is its first investment in the sports sector.

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New York Bakery Co. Join Limelight Sports

Limelight Sports is delighted to officially announce it will lead the UK delivery of the 2016 Global Energy Race on behalf of the New York Bakery Company. Global Energy Race - taking place across 37 cities in 22 countries – is a one-of-a-kind running event and will officially attempt to break the world record for the race taking place in the most cities in one day.

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#BetterForIt // Nike+ Training Club Tour

3 cities // 3,200 women // 1 day. Welcome to Nike+ Training Club Tour. Women in Sydney, Melbourne and Auckland took on Nike's epic 4-7 hour fitness challenge, which was also amflified around the world via live stream. 

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Bloomberg Square Mile Relay

16 March 2016 saw the Bloomberg Square Mile Relay land down under in Sydney. The event was held in Darling Harbour, and joined the established global race series made up of London, Singapore, Hong Kong, Dubai and Shanghai events.

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