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Best Post Workout Foods for Vegans

At PledgeSports we take nutrition seriously, we have compiled a list of the best post workout foods for Vegans. As you may or may not know, you do not need protein powder to make sure you meet your needs. When it comes to post-workout meals, it is very important that you get your necessary carbs […]

23rd November 2017 read full article

The Best Foods To Eat After A Workout

Do not let the hard work go to waste, you have put a lot of effort into your workout and reach your goals. Your post-workout meal should be just as important as your actual workout regime. Consuming the correct nutrients after you exercise is vital for your body to maximise it’s recovery. After you workout […]

22nd November 2017 read full article

The Greatest MMA Knockouts Ever

At PledgeSports, we help athletes and teams from every sport known to man woman or child raise money and attract sponsorship through our sports crowdfunding platform.  We also have a very keen interest in sports trivia and the latest sport to get the best of is MMA! Without further ado, here’s a rundown in no particular […]

21st November 2017 read full article

Extreme Sports Betting

  Extreme Sports Betting Whilst most sports betting punters will seek to win their money on the likes of football, boxing or horse racing, a very different sports betting market is currently emerging; extreme sports betting. From alpine skiing to surfing, sports fans who fancy a flutter are now able to bet on a whole […]

18th November 2017 read full article

Pyeongchang 2018 medal predictions

  They’re just around the corner and things are heating up for snow sports!  We are of course talking about the winter Olympics. The growth of popularity in winter sports on a global scale means that now, more so than ever before, there is a greater opportunity to qualify for the games and fly the […]

17th November 2017 read full article

10 Greatest NBA Players of All Time

    At PledgeSports, we help athletes and teams from every sport known to man woman or child raise money and attract sponsorship through our sports crowdfunding platform.  We also have a very keen interest in sports trivia and the latest sport to get the best of is basketball! Without further ado, here’s a rundown of […]

14th November 2017 read full article

Biggest Athlete sponsorship Deals In Sport

Ever wondered how much money a professional athlete earns? While their earnings on the field of play are generally driven by their performance, it’s sponsorship deals which fill the pocket of the world’s best athletes. According to Opendorse, a company designed to match potential brand sponsors with athletes, the top 100 highest-paid athlete endorsers this year […]

10th November 2017 read full article

The Fastest Sport Part 2

  To determine the fastest sports we looked at a few things, an item that travels at high speed that has to be caught or returned by another person requiring split second reaction times.  This was covered in Part 1 The Fastest Sports in the world. Or someone travelling at high speed, in a non motorised […]

9th November 2017 read full article

The fastest sports in the world 1

Fastest sports part 1 – Ball sports. Everyone has an opinion on this so we though we’d put it to bed by getting some definitive evidence!   To determine the fastest sports we looked at a few fitting criteria – A ball or item that travels at very high speed that has to be caught or […]

8th November 2017 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

Gym Etiquette – Smartphones

We’ve had a few interesting stories/complaints from people complaining about gym etiquette. And we are not talking about the age old issues which are always covered like – when the sweat runneth down, wipe it up.  Bad smells, creeps or the really annoying habit of not of re- racking  (When someone uses a weights then […]

7th November 2017 read full article

Federer V Nadal 2017

  At PledgeSports, we’re die hard tennis fans and have helped players from all levels and ages raise money for tennis through sports crowdfunding.  So it’s no surprise that we have taken a huge interest in what’s happening in mens tennis this year. Who would have thought at the start of this year that Roger Federer […]

6th 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

Man United need to improve if they’re to win Premier League title

Things can swiftly change in the blink of an eye in the Premier League and Manchester United has certainly discovered that over the past few weeks, with the club being questioned after a negative performance in a 0-0 draw with Liverpool and then losing to newly-promoted Huddersfield. Those two results saw Jose Mourinho’s side slip […]

26th October 2017 read full article

Biggest Sports Team Sponsorship Deals

Football’s biggest clubs have generated legions of fans around the world, and as those supporter armies continue to swell so do the opportunities for sponsorship. It comes as no surprise that football dominates this list above all other sports. At PledgeSports, we help athletes and teams from every sport known to man raise money and attract […]

25th October 2017 read full article

Biggest Athlete Endorsement Deals In Sport

Ever wondered how much money a professional athlete earns? While their earnings on the field of play are generally driven by their performance, it’s endorsement deals which fill the pocket of the world’s best athletes. According to Opendorse, a company designed to match potential brand sponsors with athletes, the top 100 highest-paid athlete endorsers this year […]

20th 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

10 Best Rugby Players Of All Time

Rugby is one of the most popular sports worldwide, so, we try to answer the big question among its fans: “Who are the best rugby players in history?”. At PledgeSports, we are huge rugby fans and have helped many players and clubs from rugby union, league, 7′s and touch, raise money for their sport through crowdfunding. […]

3rd October 2017 read full article

10 Best Premier League Goals Ever

As the Premier league celebrates its 25th birthday, we thought it only right to re-live some of the best goals from the best league on the planet. At PledgeSports, we’re huge football fans and have helped players, teams, and clubs raise huge amounts of money through sports crowdfunding. Who Are PledgeSports? So, sit back, relax, […]

2nd 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

10 Best Sports Movies Ever

What happens when you cross two of life’s greatest things – sport and film? Needless to say, it doesn’t always work on the silver screen, but when everything clicks we, the viewers, are left with pieces of cinematic magic. At PledgeSports, we’re huge sports fans and have helped athletes and teams from every sport on […]

26th September 2017 read full article

8 Most Expensive Sports

Sport is fantastic, and for the most-part, getting started or involved in sport can be done for quite a small price. However, there are some sports which cost an arm and a leg to compete in. At PledgeSports, we are huge sports fans and acknowledge that now more than ever sports funding is difficult to […]

25th September 2017 read full article

Best Premier League Players Ever

As the Premier League celebrates its 25th birthday, we thought it only right to try and tackle the big question: “Who are the best Premier League players ever?” At PledgeSports, we’re huge football fans and have helped players, teams, and clubs raise huge amounts of money through sports crowdfunding. Who Are PledgeSports? Without further ado, here’s […]

20th September 2017 read full article

Highest Paid Rugby Players In 2017

Rugby Union has established itself as one of the world’s leading sports in terms of popularity and participation – naturally, the sport and its most prominent clubs have also grown in wealth. Rapidly increasing viewership has led to huge sums of money being paid for television broadcasting rights. This money has gone into the pockets […]

13th September 2017 read full article

10 Best Cyclists In History

Cycling is one of the most popular sports worldwide, so, we try to answer the big question among its fans: “Who are the best cyclists in history?”. At PledgeSports, we are huge cycling fans and have helped many individual cyclists, teams, and events raise money for their sport through crowdfunding. We felt it time to weigh […]

12th September 2017 read full article

CRAZY SPORTING FUNDRAISERS

CRAZY SPORTING FUNDRAISERS Raising money for good causes is something we can all get behind. So whether it’s a charity football match between neighbouring pubs, a darts competition or an event at the local golf club, the combination between sports and worthwhile causes is a winning one. However, sometimes you want to find something a […]

11th September 2017 read full article

Best Stretches For Flexibility

Whether it’s back pain, neck pain, hip pain, shoulder pain, etc – one of the primary interventions for people on a daily basis is stretching. Improving your flexibility can decrease tension in tight muscles, improve mobility in your joints, and ultimately decrease pain in tense or tight body areas. At PledgeSports, we not only help […]

7th September 2017 read full article

Richest Sporting Events In The World

Ever wondered what athletes or teams compete for the biggest prize money? Well, we’ve followed the money to give you the answers. At PledgeSports, we’re huge sports fans and have helped athletes and teams of all levels and from every sport around the world raise money through sports crowdfunding. Who Are PledgeSports? Here’s a rundown […]

7th September 2017 read full article

10 Sporting Events With The Biggest Prize Money

Ever wondered what athletes or teams compete for the biggest prize money? Well, we’ve followed the money to give you the answers. At PledgeSports, we’re huge sports fans and have helped athletes and teams of all levels and from every sport around the world raise money through sports crowdfunding. Who Are PledgeSports?  Here’s a rundown of the […]

4th September 2017 read full article

Golf Swing Tips Every Player Should Know

For anyone who’s ever played golf, they’ll know how difficult it is to get that little white ball in the hole. As fellow golfers, we sympathise with you and the frustrations you feel every time you tee it up! At PledgeSports, we’re avid golf fans and players and have helped many golfers of all levels […]

4th September 2017 read full article

The 10 Best Boxers Ever

Boxing is one of the most popular sports worldwide, so, we try to answer the big question among its fans: “Who are the best boxers in history?”. At PledgeSports, we are huge boxing fans and have helped many boxers and boxing clubs raise money for their sport through crowdfunding. We felt it time to weigh […]

31st August 2017 read full article

Who Are The Best UFC Fighters Ever?

UFC has sky-rocketed in popularity in recent years and following a revenue of $4.2bn in 2016, has established itself as a truly global sport. AGiven that we have had UFC people fundraise on PledgeSports, we couldn’t help but be swept up in the craze that comes with the UFC and thought it was time to weigh […]

29th August 2017 read full article

Legal Performance Enhancing Drugs

As athletes and tests both become more sophisticated, we thought it’d be interesting to see how close an athlete can get to crossing the line without technically being in the wrong. At PledgeSports, we do not, by any means, condone doping in sport and stand firmly on the fact that it is wrong and those found […]

29th August 2017 read full article

Can Liverpool Make The Top 4 Again?

The 2016/2017 season was one of Liverpool’s finest performance in nearly seven years. The team pulled their weight throughout the season and had some spectacular battles against the top clubs. The Merseyside team ended up finishing fourth, ahead of Arsenal and ending their chances of an eighteenth straight Champions League qualification. Liverpool has more Champions […]

28th August 2017 read full article

10 Best Swimmers In History

Every four years when the Olympics rolls around, one of the most eagerly anticipated, talked-about disciplines is swimming. At PledgeSports, we love the thrill of watching events unfold in the pool, and have also helped many swimmers to raise money through sports crowdfunding. Who Are PledgeSports? In this blog, we try to answer an age-old […]

22nd August 2017 read full article

Longest Standing World Records – Athletics

You know what they say – “Records are made to be broken”, and for the most part, that seems to happen in athletics quite frequently. Take Usain Bolt, for example, he set three world records in two years between 2008 and 2009. At PledgeSports, we find nothing more exhilarating than seeing athletes perform to the […]

21st August 2017 read full article

Richest Rugby Clubs In The World

Rugby Union has established itself as one of the world’s leading sports in terms of popularity and participation – naturally, the sport and its most prominent clubs have also grown in wealth. Rapidly increasing viewership has led to huge sums of money being paid for television broadcasting rights and a lot of this money has […]

16th August 2017 read full article

Best Paralympic Athletes In History

It’s a discussion that comes up frequently among sports fans: who are the best Paralympic athletes in the world?  At PledgeSports, we have helped a huge amount of Paralympians from many sports raise money through sports crowdfunding. However, as die hard sports nuts, we have often debated who are the best Paralympic athletes in history? […]

14th August 2017 read full article

Usain Bolt – Career In Numbers: A Tribute To The Fastest Man Ever

Usain Bolt is widely acknowledged as the greatest sprinter of all time, and for good reason too. At PledgeSports, we are huge fans of Bolt and all that he has done to bring athletics back into the limelight with his insane talent and famous charisma. Who Are PledgeSports? As the Jamaican prepares to retire after […]

11th August 2017 read full article

Best Sources Of Plant Protein

Every day people are becoming more and more aware of their diets and what they should and should not be putting in their bodies in order to be healthy. There has been a lot of negative publicity surrounding animal proteins, but the opposite goes for plant proteins which are classed as a healthier alternative. Protein […]

10th August 2017 read full article

Top 10 Foods High In Protein

Every day people are becoming more and more aware of their diets and what they should and should not be putting in their bodies in order to be healthy. One huge element of the diet is protein, and while protein is great for you, what many don’t realise is the importance of eating both the […]

9th August 2017 read full article

Fundraising For Sports Teams

We are global leaders with years of experience in fundraising for sports teams from all sports around the world, and because of that, we’ve become the perfect platform to help you generate the money your team needs. Crowdfunding is a powerful platform which can grow the reach of fundraising for sports teams by tenfold. In […]

8th August 2017 read full article

10 Best Golfers Of All Time

When you write a something which derives who is the best at something then the subsequent debate is a given, particularly when it comes to an individual sport like golf. In choosing the best golfers in history we considered many things – how they impacted the sport’s growth, the number of wins, world rankings, records, […]

3rd August 2017 read full article

10 Best Athletes In The World

It’s a discussion that comes up frequently among sports fans: who are the best athletes in the world?  At PledgeSports, we have helped athletes and teams from almost every sport known to man raise money through sports crowdfunding. However, as die hard sports nuts, we have always debated who are the best athletes in sport […]

1st August 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

Lowest Rounds In A Major Championship

Branden Grace tore up the script when it comes to the lowest rounds in a major championship when he carded first ever 62 in a men’s major championship during the third round of the 2017 British Open Championship at Royal Birkdale. Grace made the turn at 5-under, recording a sublime 29 on the front nine […]

26th July 2017 read full article

10 Best Tennis Players Of All Time – Women

Without doubt tennis’ Open era has produced some incredible champions since its inception, but who from the women’s game ranks among the 10 best tennis players of all time? *When there’s so little between so much of the talent on this list, getting it 100% correct is a real mission so please let us know […]

25th July 2017 read full article

10 Best Tennis Players Of All Time – Men

Without doubt tennis’ Open era has produced some incredible champions since its inception, but who from the men’s game ranks among the 10 best tennis players of all time? *When there’s so little between so much of the talent on this list, getting it 100% correct is a real mission so please let us know […]

20th July 2017 read full article

5 Best Footballers Of The 21st Century

As the 2017/18 season approaches, we look at the players who have been involved in the action over the past 17 years to determine who are the best footballers of the 21st Century. At PledgeSports, we have worked with individual players and teams, of all levels and ages, from around the world to raise money […]

19th July 2017 read full article

4 Ways To Prevent Tennis Elbow

Tennis is one of the most physically demanding sports in the world, and with that comes the likelihood of sustaining injury. However, one injury commonly associated with the sport stands head and shoulders above the rest – the dreaded Tennis Elbow. At PledgeSports, we are huge tennis fans and have worked with players of all […]

18th July 2017 read full article

Roger Federer: A Glittering Career In Numbers

Roger Federer is one of the most iconic and successful athletes of all time. His win at Wimbledon 2017 was his 8th time to lift tennis’ most prestigious title and his 19th Grand Slam of all time. Better yet, he did it in the most Federer-esque fashion by not dropping a set for the entire […]

13th July 2017 read full article

Top 10 Adventure Sports

Do you thrive on the rush of adrenaline and pushing your heart rate to the limit? Adventure sports are probably the fix you desire. At PledgeSports, we are sports nuts and love the thrill of sport’s more extreme disciplines. We have worked with loads of adventure sports athletes in the past to raise money through […]

12th July 2017 read full article

10 Richest Sports Teams In The World

For the first time since 2012, the richest sports team in the world is the soccer giants, Real Madrid. At PledgeSports, we help athletes, clubs and teams raise money, but these teams clearly don’t need that. Who are PledgeSports? Here’s a countdown of the richest sports teams in the world, according to Forbes – prepare […]

11th July 2017 read full article

Let’s talk food and sport with… Shirley McCay

The 2018 Hockey World Cup is being held in London, but all eyes are on Johannesburg this month as the Irish Women’s senior hockey team battle it out for a qualifying spot at the World League 3 series. Amongst the team are many household names to hockey fans, one of these names and leaders is Shirley […]

10th July 2017 read full article

8 Most Extreme Sports Known To Man

One of the best things about sport is the adrenaline rush you get in the heat of competition, but nothing comes close to the high felt by athletes who get involved in the most extreme sports. At PledgeSports, we love extreme sports and have worked with tonnes of extreme athletes and teams to raise money […]

10th July 2017 read full article

10 Most Expensive Transfers Of 2017

Clubs all over the continent have been busy emptying their wallets ahead of the 2017/18 season. This summer’s transfer window is in full swing and the amount of money spent already is nothing short of eye-watering. At PledgeSports we are die-hard football fans and have helped many football players and teams, of every age and level, from […]

7th July 2017 read full article

What To Expect From The Summer Transfer Window

With the summer transfer window wide open for business, things are really starting to heat up. We assess the big-name players who are most likely move clubs and who they could potentially join. The summer transfer window is exciting and a great source of live action. It’s also a great chance to make a few […]

6th July 2017 read full article

The 13 Funniest Names In Sport

A combo of bad parenting, immature humour and just complete bad luck. Here are the 13 funniest names in sport. Be glad you aren’t one of these guys! 1. Butt Fuchs                         2. Rusty Kuntz A fine example of some truly, awful parenting.   […]

5th July 2017 read full article

The 5 Hardest Cycling Races On Earth

The most famous cycling race is, of course, the Tour de France, but is it the hardest? At Pledgesports, we’re huge bike fans and have helped athletes from all bike disciplines raise money through sports crowdfunding. Who Are PledgeSports? By looking at races from all kinds of biking, we have created an ultimate list of […]

4th July 2017 read full article

9 Biggest Football Stadiums In The World

With hundreds of millions of fans around the world, football naturally has some huge stadiums to accommodate its monstrous following. At PledgeSports, we’re huge football fans and have helped individual players and teams, of all ages and levels, raise money for football through sports crowdfunding. Who Are PledgeSports? Here is a countdown of the 9 […]

3rd July 2017 read full article

Wimbledon 2017: Everything You Need To Know

It’s that time of year again. Two weeks of a strict, all-white dress code, immaculate grass courts, and Henman Hill hopping with excited tennis fans, all eager to see who will win the most prestigious event in tennis – Wimbledon 2017. Get Andy Murray at a HUGE 50/1 to retain his Wimbledon crown At PledgeSports, […]

29th June 2017 read full article

Top 10 Most Played Sports

It’s near-impossible to put a definitive number on participation in different sports around the world when picking out the most played sports. In this list we’ve based our rankings on the number of players registered to clubs or leagues, so rather than including everyone who kicks a football in their back garden, we’re only counting […]

28th June 2017 read full article

The 10 Biggest Stadiums In The World 2017

Soccer fans tend to think that their sport is a huge deal, and it is. In fact, it’s the most watched, most played and most popular sport on the planet. So, you’d think that this insane popularity would be matched by the biggest stadiums in the world, right? Who Are PledgeSports? Wrong. Prepare to be […]

28th June 2017 read full article

The 8 Toughest Footraces On Earth

By combining extreme distance, rugged terrain, intense heat and cold, and elevation, these events are the toughest footraces know to man. At PledgeSports, we are huge fans of ultra athletes and have worked with many of them to raise money through sports crowdfunding. Some have even raised thousands so they could compete in of the […]

23rd June 2017 read full article

Most Followed Female Athletes On Twitter

There are billions of sports fans around the world and as 328 million of us actively use Twitter every month, there is a huge opportunity for fans to get closer to their favourite female athletes. At PledgeSports, we work with athletes to raise money, but also raise their online profile and make them more attractive to […]

21st June 2017 read full article

10 Most Followed Female Athletes On Instagram

There are billions of sports fans around the world and as 700 million of us actively use Instagram every month, there is a huge opportunity for fans to get closer to their favourite female athletes. At PledgeSports, we work with athletes to raise money, but also raise their online profile and make them more attractive to […]

21st June 2017 read full article

Gender Pay Gap For Sports Prize Money Decreasing

A new study released by the BBC has found that the gender pay gap for sports prize money is decreasing as more sports are achieving parity at the elite level. At PledgeSports, we are huge fans of all women involved in sport and have worked with many individual athletes and teams to raise money through […]

20th June 2017 read full article

8 Richest Football Clubs In England

Every year Deloitte release their Football Money League which documents the eye-watering revenue generated by the richest football clubs on the planet, and more often than not a good chunk of them are English, so we’ve done our league of the richest football clubs in England. PledgeSports have helped many teams and clubs fundraise for football, […]

19th June 2017 read full article

Top 10 Most Popular Sports In The World By Participation

It’s near-impossible to put a definitive number on participation in different sports around the world when picking out the most popular sports. In this list we’ve based our rankings on the number of players registered to clubs or leagues, so rather than including everyone who kicks a football in their back garden, we’re only counting […]

19th June 2017 read full article

The World’s Toughest Endurance Races

From the vast, icy plains of the Arctic Circle to the unpredictable, unstoppable force of the world’s biggest oceans, we compile the most deadly, feared, difficult and toughest endurance races know to man. At PledgeSports, we’re huge fans of ultra-athletes and have helped many of them, from a wide range of sports, raise money through crowdfunding, […]

19th June 2017 read full article

10 Most Followed Sports People On Twitter

There are billions of sports fans around the world and as 328 million of us actively use Twitter every month, there is a huge opportunity for fans to get closer to their favourite athletes. At PledgeSports, we work with athletes to raise money, but also raise their online profile and make them more attractive to […]

19th June 2017 read full article

Most Popular Stories Of The Week

We consistently bring you new and fascinating content from the world of sport, and this week is no different. Below are our most popular stories of the week Enjoy!  Who Are PledgeSports? The World’s Toughest Races From the vast, icy plains of Antarctica to the unpredictable, unstoppable force of the world’s biggest oceans. We’ve compiled […]

16th June 2017 read full article

Most Followed Athletes On Instagram

There are billions of sports fans around the world and as 700 million of us actively use Instagram every month, there is a huge opportunity for fans to get closer to their favourite athletes. At PledgeSports, we work with athletes to raise money, but also raise their online profile and make them more attractive to sponsors […]

15th June 2017 read full article

The 5 Most Powerful Football Agents

It wouldn’t be a stretch to say agents are football’s new rock stars. With the staggering sums of money being invested in their clients and the amounts the agents are then due, they wouldn’t miss the odd car driven into a swimming pool. Who are PledgeSports? Agents have more negotiating muscle than ever before, so here […]

15th June 2017 read full article

10 Most Popular Sports In The World

Different sports are played all over the world as hobbies, careers or as a part of fitness regimes. Some sports have grown to be more popular than others, attracting billions of fans, so we compiled this list based on participation, TV viewership and rights, prominence in the media, global spread, and salaries at the top […]

14th June 2017 read full article

This Week’s Big Sporting Events

Get the Lions to beat New Zeland at a massive 60/1 OR Back Germany to win against Cameroon at a huge 20/1 This week is jam-packed with sports action, from the US Open and Royal Ascot to the U-21 European Championships and tennis at Queens, plus much more in between. PledgeSports bring you a preview of this week’s big […]

14th June 2017 read full article

2017 US Open Betting Tips

Get Rory McIlroy at 5/1 to make the cut OR 33/1 to win the US Open After The Masters concluded in dramatic fashion with an epic duel between Justin Rose and eventual winner Sergio Garcia, we look ahead to the second major of the golfing calendar, the 2017 US Open at Erin Hills, Wisconsin. The 2017 […]

14th June 2017 read full article

2017 US Open Preview: Ones To Watch

Get Rory McIlroy at 5/1 to make the cut OR 33/1 to win the US Open After The Masters concluded in dramatic fashion with an epic duel between Justin Rose and eventual winner Sergio Garcia, we look ahead to the second major of the golfing calendar, the 2017 US Open at Erin Hills, Wisconsin. The 2017 […]

13th June 2017 read full article

Why Record Attendance Figures Mean We Should All Be Taking eSports More Seriously

Until sometime around the turn of the century, gaming was often seen as something of a socially unacceptable past time, its most ardent critics blaming it for all the ills of society and calling for the most violent of titles to outright banned. In 2017 however, not only have such titles continued to enjoy mass […]

13th June 2017 read full article

The 10 Wealthiest Football Clubs In The World

Every year Deloitte release their Football Money League which documents the eye-watering revenue generated by the wealthiest football clubs on the planet. PledgeSports have helped many teams and clubs fundraise for football, but the teams we have worked with are on the opposite end of the scale to the ten listed below. Who are PledgeSports? […]

8th June 2017 read full article

Top 10 Most Extreme Sports In The World

Broken bones, comas, paralysis, and even death are all potential outcomes of playing some of the world’s most extreme sports. The fastest non motorised sports Here at PledgeSports, we’ve helped athletes and teams all over the world from almost every sport known to man raise money through crowdfunding. We thought we’d spice things up a little […]

8th June 2017 read full article

Top 10 Most Viewed Sports

The popularity of sports around the world are growing rapidly due to the consistent increase in television rights. With roughly 7 billion people in the world, it’s very difficult to map which are the most popular – for example, table tennis is most popular in Asia, while the NFL’s following is predominately based in the […]

8th June 2017 read full article

The World’s Toughest Races

From the vast, icy plains of the Arctic Circle to the unpredictable, unstoppable force of the world’s biggest oceans, we compile the most deadly, feared, difficult and toughest races know to man. At PledgeSports, we’re huge fans of ultra-athletes and have helped many of them, from a wide range of sports, raise money through crowdfunding, including […]

8th June 2017 read full article

Top 10 Richest Athletes In The World

There has never been a better time to be a top athlete in your sport or key player in a popular team sport. Money from TV rights is fuelling massive increases in player salaries across basketball, American football, golf, and soccer. Here at PledgeSports, we have crunched the numbers to give you the current Top 10 Richest […]

8th June 2017 read full article

10 Most Expensive Transfers In Footballing History

The transfer window is upon us and if recent trends in the market are anything to go by we could be about to see some of the most expensive transfers in history! At PledgeSports we are die-hard football fans and have helped many football players and teams, of every age and level, from all around […]

7th June 2017 read full article

The Most Extreme Races In The World

From the vast, icy plains of the Arctic Circle to the unpredictable, unstoppable force of the world’s biggest oceans, we compile the most deadly, feared, difficult and most extreme races know to man. At PledgeSports, we’re huge fans of ultra-athletes and have helped many of them, from a wide range of sports, raise money through crowdfunding. […]

2nd June 2017 read full article