FloSports, Amateur Athletic Union to Live Stream 51st Annual AAU Junior Olympic Games
FloSports will once again partner with the Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) this summer to provide live coverage for 13 AAU track and field events across the country on FloTrack.com. The partnership includes live coverage of the 51st annual AAU Junior Olympic Games from Ypsilanti, Mich. July 31-Aug. 5.
“I am very excited to be able to announce that we have renewed our partnership with FloTrack,” says Charles Oliver, AAU Track and Field National Chair. “FloSports has been extremely supportive of our mission to promote the development of track and field. We are truly excited about the opportunity to bring the outstanding athletes of the AAU into the homes around the world.”
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“We’re thrilled to expand on our partnership with the AAU to showcase the best youth track & field athletes in the world to a global audience of fans on FloTrack,” says FloSports SVP of Global Rights Acquisition and Subscription Phil Wendler. “Our mission to grow the sports, the events, the athletes and the fans aligns with the AAU’s goals, and we anticipate the 2017 AAU Junior Olympic Games will be the best yet.”
Elite athletes who have participated in the AAU Track and Field program include Olympic gold medalist Carl Lewis, Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott and Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson.