A Monday run through done deals and announced agreements.
Olympics: The Australian Olympic Committee has agreed a new partnership with insect repellent brand Bushman. Bushman will supply its products to the 2016 Australian Olympic team.
More Olympics: Outdoor media provider APN Outdoor has also the joined 2016 Australian Olympic team as a partner.
The partnership will be strengthened in the lead up to the games with various outdoor activations and campaigns.
Netball: Netball NSW has announced First National Real Estate as a major partner of the 2016 Netball NSW Schools Cup.
Football: The Asian Football Confederation have extended their partnership with betting fraud prevention, detection and intelligence agency Sportradar by a further two years.
The new agreement will cover over 4,500 matches across Asia each year through their specifically designed AFC Monitoring System. Matches include all AFC competitions and the top professional leagues in the AFC. In addition, other continental and regional tournaments under the AFC’s jurisdiction will also be monitored.
Badminton: Badminton Australia has announced that China’s XiamenAir is the new naming rights sponsor of the Australian Badminton Open which will be played in Sydney from June 7-12, 2016.
The partnership helps the international launch for the Australian Badminton Open into China, while XiamenAir has recently begun operating flights into Sydney.
Motorsport: The West Australian Car Club has announced that Healthway has retained the naming rights sponsorship for the Forest Rally.
The 2016 Forest Rally is the opening round of the Australian Rally Championship, as well as the opening round of the West Australian Rally Championship, and will be held in WA’s southwestern towns of Busselton and Nannup from the 22nd – 24th of April 2016.