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The fastest Sport part 2

To determine the fastest sports we looked at a few things, an item that travels at high speed that has to be caught or returned by another person requiring split second reaction times.  This was covered in Part 1 The Fastest Sports in the world. Or someone travelling at high speed, in a non motorised sport which we […]

10th November 2017 read full article

Fastest sports in the world 1

Fastest sports part 1 – Ball sports. Everyone has an opinion on this so we though we’d put it to bed by getting some definitive evidence!   To determine the fastest sports we looked at a few fitting criteria – A ball or item that travels at very high speed that has to be caught or […]

10th November 2017 read full article

Best F1 drivers of all time

The Best F1 Drivers Of All Time You could ask every motor racing fan out there today to name their all-time best F1 drivers and while many on people’s lists would be the same, some would undoubtedly differ. This is because people lived in different eras and the cars, drivers and the teams have changed […]

9th November 2017 read full article

Biggest sports team sponsorship deals

Football’s biggest clubs have generated legions of fans around the world, and as those supporter armies continue to swell so do the opportunities for sponsorship. It comes as no surprise that football dominates this list above all other sports. At PledgeSports, we help athletes and teams from every sport known to man raise money and attract sponsorship […]

9th November 2017 read full article

Biggest athlete Sponsorship deals in sport

Ever wondered how much money a professional athlete earns? While their earnings on the field of play are generally driven by their performance, it’s sponsorship deals which fill the pocket of the world’s best athletes. According to Opendorse, a company designed to match potential brand sponsors with athletes, the top 100 highest-paid athlete endorsers this year […]

9th November 2017 read full article

10 best rugby players of all time

Rugby is one of the most popular sports worldwide, so, we try to answer the big question among its fans: “Who are the best rugby players in history?”. At PledgeSports, we are huge rugby fans and have helped many players and clubs from rugby union, league, 7’s and touch, raise money for their sport through crowdfunding. […]

9th November 2017 read full article

10 best sports movies ever

What happens when you cross two of life’s greatest things – sport and film? Needless to say, it doesn’t always work on the silver screen, but when everything clicks we, the viewers, are left with pieces of cinematic magic. At PledgeSports, we’re huge sports fans and have helped athletes and teams from every sport on every […]

9th November 2017 read full article

8 Most Expensive Sports

Sport is fantastic, and for the most-part, getting started or involved in sport can be done for quite a small price. However, there are some sports which cost an arm and a leg to compete in. At PledgeSports, we are huge sports fans and acknowledge that now more than ever sports funding is difficult to source. […]

9th November 2017 read full article

10 Best Swimmers In History

Every four years when the Olympics rolls around, one of the most eagerly anticipated, talked-about disciplines is swimming. At PledgeSports, we love the thrill of watching events unfold in the pool, and have also helped many swimmers to raise money through sports crowdfunding. Who Are PledgeSports? In this blog, we try to answer an age-old […]

28th August 2017 read full article

Longest Standing World Records – Athletics

You know what they say – “Records are made to be broken”, and for the most part, that seems to happen in athletics quite frequently. Take Usain Bolt, for example, he set three world records in two years between 2008 and 2009. At PledgeSports, we find nothing more exhilarating than seeing athletes perform to the […]

28th August 2017 read full article

Richest Rugby Clubs In The World

Rugby Union has established itself as one of the world’s leading sports in terms of popularity and participation – naturally, the sport and its most prominent clubs have also grown in wealth. Rapidly increasing viewership has led to huge sums of money being paid for television broadcasting rights and a lot of this money has […]

28th August 2017 read full article

Best Paralympic Athletes In History

It’s a discussion that comes up frequently among sports fans: who are the best Paralympic athletes in the world?  At PledgeSports, we have helped a huge amount of Paralympians from many sports raise money through sports crowdfunding. However, as die hard sports nuts, we have often debated who are the best Paralympic athletes in history? […]

28th August 2017 read full article

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