Last season, we saw a tense drivers’ championship that had Mercedes and Red Bull resolute in prioritizing one driver over another. Team orders were given on several occasions, and the number two drivers in both teams quickly settled into their roles. However, this season comes with changes that could make this kind of strategy much trickier to implement.
It was the aftermath of the 2021 Styrian Grand Prix at the Red Bull Ring in Spielberg. Max Verstappen had finished in P1, 35.7 seconds ahead of Lewis Hamilton in 2nd place. And while the Orange army was elated that things were going their way, the more neutral fans of the sport were slightly disillusioned. Had we just traded one team’s dominance for another?
When you’re an elite athlete, every advantage counts. So, when you have access to the latest developments in sport performance, it’s an edge you can’t overlook. Now, a new fitness tracker developed by the University of South Australia is helping predict sports performance among Australian cricketers to elevate their performance to the next level.
There were 7,800 fewer Australians admitted to hospital for injuries sustained while playing sport in 2019–20, according to the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW). The report, Sports injury hospitalisations in Australia, 2019–20, shows the COVID-19 pandemic restrictions on organised sport from March 2020 resulted in fewer hospitalisations for winter sports, such as football, while those for solo activities such as cycling rose.
Oakley announces the launch of its newest chapter of the “Be Who You Are” story, which showcases the 2022 Bike Collection and features narration from Team Oakley road cyclist Mark Cavendish. Within, the piece highlights the ways in which a bike is more than just two wheels, it is an enabler of human possibilities, strength, and freedom, giving the rider the power to explore infinite paths.
Formula 1 and Lenovo announced today that Lenovo is an Official Partner ahead of the upcoming 2022 season. The multi-year deal will see Lenovo’s cutting-edge technology used across Formula 1’s operations as it continues to bring the highest-level of racing and entertainment to its worldwide fanbase. As global leaders in their respective fields, Formula 1 and Lenovo want to push the boundaries of what’s possible when combining sports with advanced technology.
TOKEN2049, the premier crypto conference, announced the return of its Asia edition. Debuting at Marina Bay Sands, TOKEN2049 is returning on 28-29 September 2022 in conjunction with the Formula 1 Singapore Grand Prix 2022, ahead of the race weekend.
Manchester United announced a landmark partnership with Tezos, an advanced and sustainable blockchain to feature on their range of men’s and women’s training kits.
RAS Technology Holdings Limited (‘Racing and Sports’ or the ‘Company’) (ASX:RTH) is pleased to announce the entry into an agreement by its wholly-owned subsidiary, Racing and Sports Pty Limited, with XB Net to deliver wagering technology and race-day data and control for XB Net racecourses throughout the United States and Canada for thoroughbred, harness and greyhound racing for export distribution to wagering operators worldwide (excluding distribution within North America), with services to commence from early December 2021.
Oakley announces a new, multi-year partnership with French footballer and Paris Saint-Germain forward Kylian Mbappé. At just 23 years old, Mbappé is already considered to be a generational talent, but Oakley has partnered with him not because of what he has accomplished on the pitch, but because of the person he is off it.