Toronto Rush Name 888casino Official Jersey Sponsor & Presenting Partner

TORONTO, Ontario (May 7, 2024) - The Toronto Rush of the Ultimate Frisbee Association (UFA) has named 888casino, one of the world’s leading online casino brands and part of 888 Holdings plc (LSE: 888), as the team’s official jersey sponsor and Presenting Partner for the 2024 season.

Founded in 1997, 888casino is a multi-award-winning online casino enjoyed by millions of players around the world. It offers well over 2,500 games including its exclusive and highly-popular content developed in-house by its Section8 studio.

Under the ‘Made to Play’ brand promise, 888casino provides fun and safe casino experiences, while putting player safety at the heart of everything it does. Leveraging its proprietary technology, 888casino offers players an improved understanding of their gambling behaviors as well as a range of tools such as deposit limits.

As Presenting Partner, 888casino will be seen across key moments of Toronto Rush’s season. This will see the 888casino logo featured on the Rush's home and away jerseys alongside stadium signage and digital promotions. The Rush will debut their new uniforms at their home opener against national rival Montreal Royal on Saturday, May 11 at 7:00 p.m. at Lamport Stadium. In addition, at every Rush home game, fans will be able to spin the 888casino Prize Wheel inside the Beer Garden (ages 19 and over), offering fans the opportunity to win a range of prizes.

“For years, we’ve watched Ultimate Frisbee go from strength to strength. Today – very much like 888casino – it offers a unique and highly entertaining experience for fans, which is why we felt it was the perfect partner to enhance our long-standing presence in Ontario,” said Roi Nadler, Head of Ontario at 888. “We’re excited to introduce 888casino to a new audience and become part of the rich tradition of ultimate frisbee here in Ontario.”

“Innovation is a core principle for the Rush and the UFA overall,” said team owner and general manager Jim Lloyd. “This is a groundbreaking partnership for Ultimate Frisbee, especially in Ontario. Online gaming represents an exciting entertainment opportunity for responsible adults in Ontario, and we’re excited to share this with our fans.”

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Enquiries:

Toronto Rush 613 447 4768
Jim Lloyd jim@torontorush.com
888Casino via Hudson Sandler +44 (0)20 7796 4133
Alex Brennan / Andy Richards 888@hudsonsandler.com

 

ABOUT THE TORONTO RUSH
The Toronto Rush joined the East Division of the Ultimate Frisbee Association (UFA) in 2013, becoming the first Canadian AUDL team to join the league. They went undefeated that year, and continued their streak into the playoffs to take home the 2013 UFA Championship in their introductory season. The Toronto Rush organization strives to create a thrilling and heart-pounding atmosphere for fans by showcasing players with tremendous athletic ability and unparalleled skill in the sport of ultimate.

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