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Top 5 Golf Courses in Marbella

Your Marbella trip will not be complete unless you visit some of their exquisite golf courses. Whether you’re on a business trip or a short week-end break combining city life with a round of golf is the icing on the cake. We at PledgeSports feel that you deserve to some time to sit back and relax […]

20th February 2018 read full article

All-time Winter Olympics Medal Count

With the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang well underway, PledgeSports look at the most successful nations to ever compete in the Winter Olympics prior to the 2018 games. As the Winter Olympics continues to grow, there will be now over 100-Gold medal opportunities over 102 events at the current 2018 Winter Games in South Korea. Check […]

20th February 2018 read full article

What Factors Drive Brand Loyalty in Sports?

  Whether it’s your preferred workout gear or your favourite team, few industries exemplify loyalty like sports. Determining what factors cause such rabid devotion and drive brand value is a full-time job for marketing analysts, team owners and product manufacturers alike. Here are some insights that might explain what makes a fan a superfan, no […]

20th February 2018 read full article

Oldest Sports in the World

At PledgeSports we love sports and sports trivia.  The history of sports may extend as far back as the beginnings of military training, with competition used as a mean to determine whether individuals were fit and useful for service. We look at how the sports have grown to what nowadays are full-time careers for people that pursue these sports as […]

19th February 2018 read full article

All-Time Premier League Top Goalscorers

Since the beginning of the Premier League back in 1992, we have seen great footballing goalscoring legends prevail such as Andy Cole, Frank Lampard and Thierry Henry to name a few. We want to refresh your memory with the top 10 list of the greatest Premier League top goalscorers. Can you guess who makes the […]

18th February 2018 read full article

Top 6 Nations Try Scorers of All-Time

We love rugby!  And with the 6 Nations in full flow, we take a look at the All-Time 6 Nations Try Scorers. Without further ado, here goes – Brian O’Driscoll – Ireland – 26 Tries Regarded by critics as one of the greatest rugby union players of all time. BOD has had many incredible moments in […]

16th February 2018 read full article

Best Sports for Fitness

For those who want to change their lives and increase their fitness levels, we at PledgeSports want to answer the age old question – “What are the best sports for fitness?” We have a list of the best sports that you may or may not know help increase your overall fitness levels dramatically. The great […]

16th February 2018 read full article

10 Best World Series Most Valuable Performances of All Time

10 Best World Series Most Valuable Performances of All Time As the heading speaks for itself, we are hereby discussing the ten best world series most valuable performances of all time. MVP stands for the Most Valuable Player Awards and here we will draw attention not only to the Most Valuable Player but also to […]

12th February 2018 read full article

How to succeed as a Personal Trainer

  Personal training is one of the most sought-after jobs within the fitness industry – however, it isn’t always an easy career to pursue. It is essential that you have the qualifications, skills and right personality to be able to carry this role out to a high standard. This article will detail some of the […]

9th February 2018 read full article

Best Exercises for Fitness

We all know that proper exercises and a good diet plan is key to best results whatever it may be that you are striving in health and fitness. We at PledgeSports are no different from you and we always are eager to know what are the best type of exercises out there that will aid […]

8th February 2018 read full article

Easiest Sports To Play

Learning a sport could be one of the best ways to spend your time and to stay healthy, and that learning a new sport is a great way of staying fit and socialising with others. We’ve already covered the hardest sports to play but if you want to try something a little easier to add […]

7th February 2018 read full article

Best Sports for Overall Exercise

We at PledgeSports are deeply interested in health, fitness and exercising alike. We want to provide a list of sports for you that will aid you in getting the best overall workout for your body. Debating what the best sports for overall exercise is very difficult, however we believe that these 10 sports below will […]

6th February 2018 read full article

10 Highest Paid Footballers in the World

We all know that more and more money is being pumped into world football on a daily basis. If any club in world football wants to compete at the highest level it is almost a necessity to spend extortionate amounts of money. Even though Ronaldo and Messi are amongst the best football players in the world, that […]

6th February 2018 read full article

10 Greatest Jockeys of All-Time

Measuring the success of jockeys can be very challenging and subjective. With all the various type of horse racing across the globe, PledgeSports have managed to choose the 10 Greatest Jockeys of all-time. To make it easier, we have broken it down to the top 5 flat racing jockeys and the top 5 jump jockeys. […]

1st February 2018 read full article

List of 6 Nations Winners Since 2000

With the Rugby 6 Nations just around the corner, PledgeSports take a look back at the previous tournament winners since the year 2000. Who do you think will be added to this list as winners for the 2018 Championship? Most 6 Nations Wins -    England have dominated the past two years of the 6 […]

31st January 2018 read full article

List of Super Bowl Winners Since 1997

With Superbowl 52 just around the corner, we at PledgeSports compiled a list of the winners from the last 20 years of the Superbowl. Before we get into the list, let’s have a look of some of the remarkable financial figures that surround the big Superbowl Sunday event. Superbowl Winnings - Aside from the regular salaries […]

30th January 2018 read full article

Roger Federer in Records

What a wonderful year it’s been for the greatest tennis player of all-time. Roger Federer has once again proved why he is without a doubt one the most gifted players to ever lift a racket. Even at the ripe age of 36, he’s still good enough to win his 20th Grand Slam title at the […]

30th January 2018 read full article

10 Biggest Sports Brands in the World

According to Forbes, Nike dominates the sports brand market with a value of $29.6B, accounting for 42% of the entire market capitalization. The second, third, and fourth largest companies similarly make up a combined 41% of the market. A total of four companies control more than 80% of the space. We have compiled a list of […]

25th January 2018 read full article

Biggest TV Rights Deals in Sport

All major sports around the world have got massive cash injections largely thanks to lucrative domestic and oversees TV deals. We are seeing more and more sports being made available to us through subscription based platforms and more and more companies are not afraid to spend big to secure their own TV right broadcasting rights. […]

24th January 2018 read full article

Uefa Champions League Winners Since 1997

We at PledgeSports are taking a look back the previous Uefa Champions League winners from the last 20 years. A total of 22 clubs have won the Champions League/European Cup. Real Madrid hold the record for the most victories, having won the competition 12 times, including the inaugural competition. They have also won the competition the […]

23rd January 2018 read full article

List of Rugby Champions Cup Winners

The European Rugby Champions Cup is an annual rugby union competition for European clubs whose countries compete in the Six Nations Championship. Introduced in 2014, the competition replaced the  Heineken Cup, which had been run by ERC since 1995. Who Are PledgeSports? We have compiled a list of the all the winners of the champions cup dating back to 1995 where it all […]

23rd January 2018 read full article

10 Richest Sports Team Owners

According to Forbes, there are now 63 billionaires who own at least one team in a major sports league around the world. In todays society it is hard not to associate money with sport. It is becoming more and more frequent that wealthy billionaires are tending to invest in franchises across the globe. With a combine […]

18th January 2018 read full article

Most Popular Sports in Ireland

A golden-age for Irish sport is upon us. Our small-but-proud nation has competed exceptionally well over the last decade. Ireland’s success in sport such as soccer, golf, boxing and rugby have all had an influence in the increase in the popularity of sport in our country. We at PledgeSports have compiled a list on what […]

16th January 2018 read full article

10 Greatest Football Players of All-time

It’s the question always guaranteed to spark contentious debate amongst football fans. We at PledgeSports have debated long and hard on who we think are the 10 greatest football players of all-time. Of course if you feel we have left anyone out, please let us know!   10. Alfredo Di Stéfano Nicknamed “The Blonde Arrow” Di Stéfano […]

15th January 2018 read full article

List of Premier League Winners Since 1992

Since the introduction of the Premier League in 1992,  there have only been a total of 6 different Premier League winners. Manchester United have dominated the league by winning an incredible 13 Premier League trophies.   Table of Premier League Winners – We have made a list of all the Premier League winners and runners-up […]

15th January 2018 read full article

10 Best Sports For Losing Weight

At PledgeSports we like to practise what we preach so we thought we’d publish what we think are the best sports for weight loss.  Most of these sports are easy on the body and are accessible by most people.  We already covered the best exercises and foods to aid weight loss now here’s the best […]

11th January 2018 read full article

The Most Successful Football Clubs in Europe

As Europe hosts some of the biggest football clubs in the world, we at PledgeSports take a look at the most successful football clubs with regards to the amount of trophies won both domestically, in Europe and other club championships. Can you guess which football team that has won the most trophies and are one […]

11th January 2018 read full article

10 Best Exercises For Weight Loss

We at PledgeSports take health and fitness seriously and practise what we preach.  If you are seeking to lose weight you will need to quite a lot of exercise to do so. It won’t be the overnight success story that all the magic fitness marketers promise you.  So no more “instant weight loss” products but […]

10th January 2018 read full article

10 Best Foods For Weight Loss

In January every year there is a mad rush for gyms as people try to shake off the holiday excess but diet can also be a great way to drop a few pounds.  Research shows that eating healthy protein, healthy fats, and healthy carbs can help slim your stomach and aid your weight loss program. These 10 best […]

10th January 2018 read full article

More European players join the Common Goal Pledge

The Common Goal Pledge A sneak peek into the salaries of our favourite sports personalities shows that they live big, their salaries are preceded by at least 6 zeros making them rank higher when it comes to ranking the wealthy in our global society. Due to their lucrative salaries, bonuses and endorsements from various blue-chip […]

5th January 2018 read full article

PledgeSports 2017 Review

Another year wrapped! When dealing with a different person in a different sport everyday of the week, life is never boring and 2017 has been no exception. Here are some of our highlights from the past year  –   Variety We regularly see new sports on PledgeSports that we never even heard of, never mind played […]

22nd December 2017 read full article

Irish Sport in 2017

As a home grown Irish business we thought we’d ignore the famous / infamous sports personality of the year and take a look back at some of the better moments of Irish sport in 2017.   Double Gold Medals – World Rowing Championships  Who are PledgeSports?! It was double delight earlier this year in the […]

20th December 2017 read full article

Best Sports Crowdfunding Campaigns

At PledgeSports, we are counting down the top crowdfunding campaigns involved with sport over the past few years. Crowdfunding in sport began with reward based platforms like PledgeSports and had more recently progressed to equity crowdfunding where platforms such as Seedrs host campaigns by companies who want to raise equity by selling their shares to […]

20th December 2017 read full article

Will Russian Athletes Participate in winter games?

Will Russian Athletes Participate in winter games?  An answer to the question of whether Russia will accept the exemption by the Winter Olympic Committee to allow its clean athletes compete in the 2018 games The issue of doping in sports and the rules around it has been very confusing for some people. It is a […]

16th December 2017 read full article

The 10 Best Sporting Moments of 2017

It’s the end of the year so it’s time for our wrap up of the best sporting moments of 2017.  With so many great and not so great things happening in sport this year it’s hard to pick a top 10. The top 5 sporting moments of 2016 Real Madrid’s 2016/17 Season Not to be […]

15th December 2017 read full article

The Most Popular Female Athletes In Sport

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, let’s see what makes the most popular female athletes in sport so loved around the world. Without further ado, here […]

14th December 2017 read full article

10 Greatest Winter Olympians Ever

We’ve helped people in every winter sports from Curling to Biathlon raise money and sponsorship to train up to future Olympic qualification and with the 2018 Winter Olympic Games fast approaching, we at thought we’d take a look at the 10 greatest winter Olympians ever. Raise money for sport on PledgeSports Apolo Anton Ohno – […]

13th December 2017 read full article

10 Greatest Skiers of All Time

We’ve help all sorts of skiers from freestyle to alpine to cross country raise money on PledgeSports and will hopefully will get to see a few of them racing at PyeongChang 2018.   With the Winter Olympic Games fast approaching, we at thought we’d take a look at the 10 Greatest Skiers of all time. Raise […]

12th December 2017 read full article

The 10 Most Popular Athletes in Sport

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 if sport were a popularity contest then these 10 would win.  Let’s see what makes the most popular athletes […]

7th December 2017 read full article

10 Most Physically Challenging Sports

  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. Some of the staff here play a lot of sport and also have a very keen interest in sports trivia, and with this we have covered lots of interesting […]

6th December 2017 read full article

5 Most Mentally Challenging Sports

We have done the research and compiled a list of the most mentally frustrating and challenging Sports!  They are the most mentally challenging sports because they all have the potential to place moments of negativity in your head or throw mental demons into the mind. While it may be apparent that most of the top […]

5th December 2017 read full article

10 Highest Paid NBA Players of 2017

With over 400 million fans, basketball is the 9th most watched sport in the world.  We take a look at the 10 Highest Paid NBA Players of 2017. Who are PledgeSports? 10. DeMar DeRozan – Toronto Raptors – $27.7 million DeRozan plays shooting guard for the Raptors and he landed the second largest-deal in NBA […]

30th November 2017 read full article

Taking it to the max in sport

There is no one hard and fast formula that defines successful sportspeople, nor one personality type that will always emerge victorious. But it’s becoming more and more evident that there are certain traits which elite performers have in common. Without which, it could be argued, they simply would not have reached their exceptional level of […]

29th November 2017 read full article

The 10 Greatest NFL Players of All-Time

Football is the biggest sport in American and also makes our list of 10 most watched sports in the world. The NFL attracts a lot of money through TV rights and sponsorship.  All combined this helps to produce some real greats. Without further ado, here’s our countdown of the 10 greatest NFL Players of all-time. […]

29th November 2017 read full article

Fundraising for sport

3 years in and every month is different in PledgeSports. In 2016 we had the run up to the Olympics which was very exciting to be involved in – seeing athletes all over the world preparing to qualify, then travelling to Rio to compete and then of course the controversy that followed! Here is a […]

29th November 2017 read full article

The 10 Highest Paid Players in NFL History

In the NFL, there are plenty of big money contracts, however only a minority of the players see the money in these huge deals. Here is a rundown of the 10 highest paid players in NFL History. Who are PledgeSports 10. Larry Fitzgerald – Wide Receiver – $150+ million Stats – Highest Single-Season Earnings: $26 […]

28th November 2017 read full article

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 – Part 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