The Sport Industry Group unveiled the Official Shortlist for the Discovery Sport Industry Awards 2015 today, with the winners set to be announced at the star-studded ceremony at Sandton Convention Centre on 12th February 2015.
The Official Shortlist includes campaigns and brands from 15 different sporting codes including rugby, football, cricket, mixed martial arts, cycling, athletics, trail running, basketball, boxing and horse racing.
The OTTER African Trail Run presented by Salomon and GU, organised by Knysna based Event organiser Magnetic South, has established itself as South Africa’s premium trail running event and achieved to be shortlisted in the Discovery Sport Industry Awards 2015 in 3 categories for:
- Best Use of PR in a Sport Campaign
- Sport Participation Event of the Year
- Best Live Experience
The Discovery Sport Industry Awards reward the greatest achievements across the entire business of sport, including the most outstanding and innovative work in marketing, PR, advertising, community investment and sponsorship.
With higher entry numbers and an increasing quality of work year-on-year, reaching the shortlist for the Discovery Sport Industry Awards 2015 represents a stellar achievement.
Full press release and shortlist: