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Indy 500 is the biggest sporting event of the pandemic – Daily Tribune

INDIANAPOLIS – Milk is on ice, celebrities are in the house and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway is once again buzzing with both the roar of engines and the biggest crowd at a sporting event since the pandemic began. The Indianapolis 500 will welcome 135,000 sold-out spectators on Sunday – nine months after the race without […]

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Indy 500 to be pandemic’s biggest sporting event with 135,000 fans – NBC Chicago

The Indianapolis 500 is set to become the biggest sporting event since the pandemic struck in early 2020 with a sold-out, reduced-capacity crowd of 135,000 expected to attend Sunday’s race. Indianapolis Motor Speedway has worked with the Marion County Public Health Department to determine that 40% of the venues capacity will be licensed. The speedway […]

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Games activated! Thousands of people will attend the Sutton Coldfield community sporting event this summer

The organizer of a popular Birmingham community event has confirmed he will return this summer after a year of absence due to the coronavirus pandemic. The Sutton Coldfield Community Games will return to Wyndley on July 10 and 11, with 2,000 people able to attend each day between noon and 5 p.m. The sports showcase, […]

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Reviews | A sporting event shouldn’t be a super spreader. Cancel the Olympic Games.

Japanese public health experts are also united in opposing the Games. Haruo Ozaki, President of the Tokyo Medical Association, said: “It is extremely difficult to host the Games without increasing infections, both inside and outside Japan. Kentaro Iwata, infectious disease specialist at Kobe University Hospital, was more brutal: “How the hell can you talk about […]

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Adidas increases sales forecast for return of sporting events

German sportswear company, adidas, officially increased its sales forecast for 2021 earlier this week, expecting the return of sporting events to boost continued demand for new products. adidas now predicts that its sales growth will reach a high percentage of teenagers, with a 50% jump expected in the second quarter. adidas is banking on the […]