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Mistakes to Avoid in Online Betting

Betting on sports and events is easier than ever these days, thanks to the many online bookmakers available at the click of a button. But with such easy access, it’s also easier than ever to fall prey to some of the classic mistakes to be made when placing money on sports. Of course, making mistakes […]

11th July 2019 read full article

NFL Week 1 Preview: Two Games with Big Implications

It’s never too early to talk about NFL predictions, and now that we are on the proper side of the 4th of July, our anticipation for the looming season grows with each passing day. The top online betting site, Heritage, along with others already have Week 1 odds listed for us to ponder. And we’ve […]

10th July 2019 read full article

Sports Betting 101

Image  The popularity of sports betting continues to grow and advance with each passing day. The industry has become a not only a betting arena, but also an entertaining, and fun great. It means that individuals engaging in sports betting are having a time of their lives. If new in sports betting, do not despair. […]

8th July 2019 read full article

What are the Most Reliable Betting Sites?

Are you tired of being frustrated by betting sites? Would you want a reliable betting site that offers your favourite games and is quick at processing wins? Below are the top 10 bookmakers to join. They’re all licensed companies with solid reputations globally. #1: 888 Sports  888 Sports is a brand-name bookmaker famous for its […]

6th July 2019 read full article

Gambling Sponsorships and Advertising in Sports—an interview with Erik King

Legalizing sports betting would project the US economy by $14 billion, says a recent report by Harvard University. Around the world, regulated sports betting contributes more than $100 billion to dozens of countries that support the industry.  Sports organizations and governments benefit the most. Dallas MavErikks’ owner Mark Cuban, for example, notes that the value […]

3rd July 2019 read full article

What To Do With Eye Contacts During Sports

The contact lenses can be worn by everyone, including the ones who go for sports. The contact lenses can help you in sports by improving your appearance, and you can also see better when performing. One can also be perfect and participate well in their games when they have high-quality contact lenses with no need […]

21st June 2019 read full article

Becoming An Athlete: Essential Routines To Optimum Results

Photo by Victor Freitas on Pexels Becoming An Athlete: Essential Routines To Optimum Results Keeping oneself healthy is what we all should do; eating the right amount and kinds of food, and exercising daily to reduce the risk of acquiring diseases and a way to improve your well-being. Most importantly, athletes need more of these […]

18th June 2019 read full article

Top 5 Best Sports for Female Health and How Native Casinos Relates to It

If you are going to actively engage in improving your figure, and have not yet decided which direction to take, read about the benefits of five different sports and choose the most suitable one for you. All the below sports are just a perfect match for a woman who wants to look well and be […]

13th June 2019 read full article

Understanding the Types of Sports Betting Available at Regulated Sportsbooks in the USA

In May 2018, the United States Supreme Court struck down the federal law known as PASPA, which had banned wagering on single games. With that ruling, each state now has powers to set rules governing how online sports betting will take place within their jurisdictions. All the same, many gamers wonder whether the ruling entitles […]

12th June 2019 read full article

Roger Federer’s Legacy to Continue on and off Court

Roger Federer is a living legend. The conversation surrounding who is the greatest tennis player of all time is subjective and debatable when you get into the abstract. But one thing is not abstract, nor debatable. No one has more titles than Roger Federer. Through the mid-2000s to early in the 2010s, whenever the Swiss […]

7th June 2019 read full article

Super Game Improvement Irons To Opt For In 2019

Super Game Improvement Irons To Opt For In 2019 No matter if you are new to golf or already have gone a long way mastering vital skills, there is always more space for improvement. How to master this game? Of course, constant practice and enhancement of your playstyle are important. But not less important is […]

29th May 2019 read full article

All We Need To Know About NFL Betting In PA

It is expected that online NFL Betting will be launched in the July of 2019. With Pennsylvania online sportsbooks, we will know better about betting tips, where to bet, NFL Odds, and betting options. If you are interested in NFL prediction, the very first question you may think of is where to bet. There are […]

27th May 2019 read full article

Crowdfunding Reshaping the World of Sports Sponsorship

Crowdfunding is a popular method of funding major projects by drawing relatively small contributions from a large number of people and entities. With today’s advancements in technology, it’s easy to mobilize the masses over the internet towards a common course. The sports industry is one of the areas where crowdfunding has made huge strides. Gambling […]

24th May 2019 read full article

Charity Tournaments – How Hosting a Poker Tournament Can be a Great way to Fundraise

The Charity Series of Poker raises money for great causes Sport has always been one of the best ways to raise money for charity, with people often getting sponsored to undertake major challenges such as running the London Marathon or cycling in the Tour de France. Some impressive donation figures have been reported as well, with […]

23rd May 2019 read full article

Answering six key questions about getting a private pilot’s licence

If you are serious about learning to fly then you will probably first be interested in getting a private pilot’s licence. This is the standard licence needed for flying light aircraft by yourself. Here we take a look at the specifics of getting your licence include how long it is likely to take you, how […]

22nd May 2019 read full article

Five things you need to know about Motorsport safety

Motorsports are an adrenaline-pumping thrill ride. A sport like no other, requiring will, bravery and determination. They’re also very dangerous, especially if you participate in them without having the correct safety equipment. Don’t make the mistake of so many motor sport enthusiasts. Get clued up on what you need to do in order to stay […]

22nd May 2019 read full article

Prepaway – 7 Easy Ways to Pass Cisco 200-125 Exam and Become CCNA R&S Certified

Prepaway – 7 Easy Ways to Pass Cisco 200-125 Exam and Become CCNA R&S Certified Cisco is the most globally entrusted corporation for networking services. However, it also validates IT professionals with the ultimate skills for developing and securing a network system. Though it offers a wide range of certifications from the associate level to […]

17th May 2019 read full article

Behind the Scenes: The Unsung Heroes of the Footballing World

Football is the most popular sport in the world, with players and managers routinely making the headlines for their exploits both on and off the pitch. However, if you dig a little deeper, there are numerous roles within the hierarchy, which are equally as important to the success of any given side. We take a […]

10th May 2019 read full article

The Risks You Should Know About Before Starting a Sports Crowdfunding Campaign

The 2014 Sochi Olympics were a watershed moment in sports crowdfunding. Numerous athletes used a variety of platforms to get the funding they needed to participate in the games. One story that truly resonated with people was that of Larisa Yurkiw. In 2010, she suffered a serious crash preventing her from participating in that year’s […]

7th May 2019 read full article

How to Watch the Upcoming FIBA Basketball World Cup While Traveling

How to Watch the Upcoming FIBA Basketball World Cup While Traveling Don’t want to miss out on the upcoming FIBA Basketball World Cup? Streaming all the games can be tricky while traveling. Here’s how to catch the action live – no matter where or which device you’re watching it on. It’s a year of firsts […]

6th May 2019 read full article

5 Magic Tips for Passing Cisco 300-115Certification Exam

5 Magic Tips for Passing Cisco 300-115Certification Exam Cisco 300-115, also known as Implementing Cisco IP Switched Networks, is an exam that qualifies an IT professional to get the CCNP Routing and Switching & the CCDP certifications. The test validates that you have the skills and expertise to accomplish planning, configuring and switching of Cisco […]

16th April 2019 read full article

Top 5 Most Popular Participation Sports In The World

Top 5 Most Popular Participation Sports In The World: Sports have become a part of man’s life for centuries. Be it as passions, careers or just a way to stay fit and healthy. While there are various distinct sorts of sports, some of them are more popular than others. It’s also why Betway Uganda is […]

8th April 2019 read full article

Exercises for dancers

Oliwia Anna is studying to become a personal trainer and also has a lifestyle blog which she runs in her spare time.  She is currently fundraising on PledgeSports. Being a dancer is not easy. It requires passion and commitment, many of us basically lead life adjusted to dancing. We spend many hours in the studio working on […]

30th March 2019 read full article

How to crowdfund your poker stake

How to crowdfund your poker stake Long before the days of the Internet, crowdfunding already existed (kind of) in the world of poker games. In poker it’s necessary to front up a buy-in to enter each competition. In competitions like the World Series of Poker, the longest running and most prestigious poker tournament in the […]

27th March 2019 read full article

A brief history of online poker “the sport”

A brief history of online poker “the sport” Gambling has been a popular activity for centuries, with gaming parlours and later on casinos, providing people with the ideal environment for playing. Compared to roulette, blackjack and baccarat, poker is a relatively new addition and some people consider it a sport, but the popular card game […]

27th March 2019 read full article

How to build your own golf simulator at home

Every golfer would like to spend more time at the golf course, but for one reason or another it is not always possible. Thankfully, however, it has never been easier to create your own golf simulator at home, see this blog post for more information. Golf simulators allow you to work on all of the […]

16th March 2019 read full article

Best betting apps you have to try in 2019

Sports betting continues to become a thriving industry and with the improvements in app technology, sports betting apps are better than ever. These are some of the best betting apps on the market today that you should try out in 2019, with great features, easy usability and a wide range of markets to bet on. […]

15th February 2019 read full article

Do we actually need supplements?

This is a guest post from Oliwia Anna who studying to become a personal trainer and also has a lifestyle blog which she runs in her spare time.  She is currently fundraising on PledgeSports. Embedding various supplements in our diet has become trendy from what I have seen lately. They are available for everyone without prescription and […]

11th February 2019 read full article

Oliwia Anna – I ate porridge everyday for a year

Oliwia Anna is studying to become a personal trainer and also has a lifestyle blog which she runs in her spare time.  She is currently fundraising on PledgeSports. Health.Fitness.Porridge Growing up as a dancer and gymnast, I have always been very active and therefore – pretty skinny. However, believe it or not, if a few years ago […]

8th February 2019 read full article

Looking for a quality tipster?

As we all know sports betting nowadays is HUGE, and its influence on all types of sports is immeasurable, from tv ads to sponsoring your favourite team betting sites are everywhere. For better or worse a significant amount of sports fans have tried betting at one time or another, and as you can guess most […]

5th February 2019 read full article

Adventure Runner – Life On the Road

In Feb 2016 Eric decided to challenge himself to something a little out of the ordinary and run 4,200 miles across America, it took nearly 2 years of logistics, planning and training and in December he finished the run. It’s been a fascinating journey for us and anyone else who has been following it. We are […]

17th December 2018 read full article

Fighter: The Chris Leben Story, Part 1

PledgeSports are now accepting athlete team blogs and this is a great story we just got in. UFC fans out there will be familiar with American Chris Leben, he’s a legendary UFC alumnus who fought some of the world’s best, including Anderson Silva, Michael Bisping, and Wanderlei Silva.  He fight at Middleweight and Light Heavyweight. A future […]

27th November 2018 read full article

Boost Your Sport’s Career

Need a sponsor for your sports career? Try the ones who bet on games. Crowdfunding your sports career is a great idea. For let’s face it, corporate sponsorship deals involving big budgets are pretty tough to come by. It’s not something that is within the capability of most of us who however would still like […]

22nd May 2018 read full article

Total Football Experience

 Learning beyond the classroom – There is undoubtedly no substitute for real life experience in the wider world. Residential trips abroad provide a great opportunity for players to gain such experience and face a range of challenges that can contribute significantly to their personal development. Players may feel that they know their team mates and […]

30th January 2018 read full article

The Best F1 Drivers Of All Time

The Best F1 Drivers Of All Time You could ask every motor racing fan out there today to name their all-time best F1 drivers and while many on people’s lists would be the same, some would undoubtedly differ. This is because people lived in different eras and the cars, drivers and the teams have changed […]

8th November 2017 read full article

Kevin Lee And The UFC 216 Weigh In

Now, boxing as a sport is actually based on the weight of the boxers. That is why the weigh-ins are very important, and that is why the sports is categorized into the lightweight, welterweight and heavyweight. Now we will all recall that in March this year, the man named Tony Ferguson was on the lips of many boxing […]

30th October 2017 read full article

Always buy best cheap Longboards after proper research

Always buy best cheap Longboards after proper research Longboarding is a famous sport which includes both fun and thrill moments that is especially played by the youth as it allows them to exhibit their creative skills. The riders make use of a longboard to enjoy the audacious ride which in recent days costs little expensive. […]

13th October 2017 read full article

The Battle of the Sexes

The battle of the sexes has been raging in Hollywood for as long as films have been made with stars like Jennifer Lawrence fighting for equality of pay and Reece Witherspoon fighting for more substantial roles for women. But now, Hollywood is taking on the issue in a whole new way with the release of […]

13th October 2017 read full article

Who are the Best NASCAR Drivers

The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing or NASCAR, is an American business founded by Bill France Sr. in 1948. Since then, NASCAR became the main organizer and supporter of motorsport events involving stock race cars all over the world. Overall, it is one of the most popular organizations in the world of motorsports and it features […]

26th September 2017 read full article

Crowdfund Your Way To Where You Want To Be: Top 10 Crowdfunding Reward Ideas

Scoop Hockey is a dedicated space offering everything hockey related in one place.  Whether you’re looking for news, features, reviews or everything else associated with one of the most dramatic sports on earth, then Scoop Hockey is the place to find it. Here is a guest blog they recently wrote on the Top 10 Crowdfunding […]

28th July 2017 read full article

F1 Betting Lines Offered By Online Sportsbooks In Canada

Canadians love their sports! Be it ice hockey, basketball, curling, Formula 1 racing, biking events or anything else, they constantly yearn for more and more! And the same can also be said for the betting activity that all these sports attract in Canada. Talking specifically about the Formula 1 racing, Canada hosts an F1 Grand […]

27th July 2017 read full article

Diary Of An Ultra Runner: Ice Marathon Experience

Audrey McIntosh is preparing to write history as she will run 7 100km ultra-marathons across 7 continents. Audrey has joined PledgeSports in an effort to fundraise for this extreme expedition – you can view her incredible story here. As you’d imagine, her preparation for this challenge is gruelling, and perhaps none of her training sessions will be outdone […]

29th March 2017 read full article

5 Tips On How To Survive An Ultra Run

Ultra running, the sport that is often met with disbelief from non-ultrarunners, has been said to be 10% physical and 90% mental and in a way that’s exactly how it is.  People of all abilities line up to start, and on the flipside people of all abilities pull out of a run. The reasons can […]

16th March 2017 read full article

Best Food For Sports Performance

With so much information on nutrition, it is difficult to know what is the best food for sports performance. For optimal performance, it is important to keep your energy levels up and view your food as fuel. The key here is preparation; plan healthy meals and snacks in advance to fit in with your training […]

14th March 2017 read full article

Kim Murray: The Life Of A Future Winter Olympics Athlete

Since swapping the long jump sandpit for icy tracks two years ago, GB skeleton athlete Kim Murray has been working towards the Winter Olympics. She recently joined PledgeSports to fundraise her Winter Olympic ambition. In her guest blog, Kim gives an exclusive behind the scenes look into the life of an athlete trying to qualify for […]

8th March 2017 read full article

Why Athletes Should Use a Website to Attract Sponsors

We see crowdfunding as the first step toward securing athlete sponsorship. Social media allows athletes to leverage the power of posting quality, popular content in order to find sponsors and get funded. In crowdfunding with PledgeSports, athletes can take charge of their futures. Jocelyn Brown is a professional freelancer writer and mother. When not at work she […]

3rd March 2017 read full article

Diary Of An Ultra Runner: Desert Marathon Experience

Audrey McIntosh is preparing to write history as she will run 7 100km ultra-marathons across 7 continents. Audrey has joined PledgeSports in an effort to fundraise for this extreme expedition – you can view her incredible story here. As you’d imagine, her preparation for this challenge is gruelling, and perhaps none of her training sessions will be […]

2nd March 2017 read full article

Down & Dirty – The Rise Of The Obstacle Course Racing Industry

This week’s guest blog on “The Rise Of The Obstacle Course Racing Industry” comes from sports marketing agency, Mongoose. Mongoose help sports & entertainment brands harness the power of sponsorship to gain actionable insight and drive business growth.  The Rise Of The Obstacle Course Racing Industry Obstacle Course Racing (or OCR under its jazzy acronym; […]

17th February 2017 read full article

Watching, Playing or Tailgating: Top Apps for Sports Lovers On and Off the Field

If you’re an avid sports fan, you might not realize it, but you can use your smartphone to know how to dress for weather on the field, find game or season schedules, gets sports advice and buy tickets. Here’s a rundown on some of the top apps for sports lovers. If you want an accurate […]

7th February 2017 read full article

8 Reasons To Hop On Your Bike And Start Cycling

Being inspired by many of the athletes we have worked with over the years especially  Jim Gump – the man running 20,000 miles around the US to get kids active and raise awareness about obesity –  we though it was time that we took responsibility for doing the same and encouraging people to become more active […]

25th January 2017 read full article

Pardon Ndhlovu – One Milestone At A Time

Pardon Ndhlovu is a Zimbabwean Olympian and former PledgeSports athlete who has lived an incredible and unique life to date. In our first edition of guest blogs, the 29 year-old tells of his remarkable, inspiring story and the milestones he has achieved along the way. Enjoy! Zimbabwe: The Early Years If I was to sum […]

23rd January 2017 read full article

How to treat Shin Splints: Expert Advice

Shin Splints are the bane of any pro athlete’s existence. Even us amateurs get them from time to time. They’ll creep up on you out of nowhere and put your body through a world of pain in the process. Thankfully we’ve got some great top tips on how to treat Shin Splints so you never have […]

9th January 2017 read full article

Top 5 Blogs Of 2016

We’ve had a look at our site analytics and come up with our Most Popular Blogs of 2016 among readers. To make life easy for you we’ve put them all into one page for you to enjoy! No.1 – Athletes Running On Empty: Hitting The Wall In this piece we get to grips with the […]

13th December 2016 read full article

Al-Aire Films Reflect On Crowdfunding For “Para-Riders”

 “At PledgeSports we love movies! So, being involved in helping to finance one was a great experience, especially when it revolved around para-cycling and the Paralympic athletes at Rio 2016. From a crowdfunding perspective, it’s always great to see what the money is being used for and the end result. So, seeing the short film […]

2nd December 2016 read full article

‘I believe in this more than anything in my life that I’ve ever done’ – The Real Forrest Gump

JIM is the modern day Forrest Gump. He’s the real Forrest Gump and he needs your help. He needs your help to make his running journey across America, taking with him the same inspirational, significant messages that Forrest Gump did in his fictional epic. Forrest spread goodwill and helped people by accident – it was […]

2nd June 2016 read full article

Couch to 3,000km: Diary Of An Ultra Marathon Beginner

Training For Ultra Marathons For Beginners WE’VE so many ultra marathon runners raising adventure funding on PledgeSports.org right now, we felt sharing their expertise was well overdue. Behold, the latest extract from running newcomer Sophie Rooney’s Diary of An Ultra Marathon Beginner It’s The Rooney’s (almost) Couch to 3,000km: Training for Ultra Marathons For Beginners: […]

16th May 2016 read full article

A Very Personal Account Of Adventure Funding Pains

BAREFOOT runner Aleks Kashefi has sent us this very personal account of the adventure funding pains that have been eased by his PledgeSports.org campaign backers. The 37-year-old teacher wants to raise over £50,000 for Stroke Association, UK Mountain Rescue and Thomas Thyer Foundation by running the 4,750m E1 Euro Trail from Norway to Sicily, barefoot […]

11th April 2016 read full article
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