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Roger Federer: A Glittering Career In Numbers

Roger Federer is one of the most iconic and successful athletes of all time. His win at Wimbledon 2017 was his 8th time to lift tennis’ most prestigious title and his 19th Grand Slam of all time. Better yet, he did it in the most Federer-esque fashion by not dropping a set for the entire […]

21st July 2017 read full article

Top 10 Adventure Sports

Do you thrive on the rush of adrenaline and pushing your heart rate to the limit? Adventure sports are probably the fix you desire. At PledgeSports, we are sports nuts and love the thrill of sport’s more extreme disciplines. We have worked with loads of adventure sports athletes in the past to raise money through […]

21st July 2017 read full article

10 Richest Sports Teams In The World

For the first time since 2012, the richest sports team in the world is the soccer giants, Real Madrid. At PledgeSports, we help athletes, clubs and teams raise money, but these teams clearly don’t need that. Who are PledgeSports? Here’s a countdown of the richest sports teams in the world, according to Forbes – prepare […]

21st July 2017 read full article

10 Most Expensive Transfers Of 2017

Clubs all over the continent have been busy emptying their wallets ahead of the 2017/18 season. This summer’s transfer window is in full swing and the amount of money spent already is nothing short of eye-watering. At PledgeSports we are die-hard football fans and have helped many football players and teams, of every age and level, from […]

21st July 2017 read full article

Funding Your Extreme Adventure

Adrenaline is like an addiction, there are few better sensations than feeling it course through your veins. The greatest shot of adrenaline is to be doing what you have wanted to do so badly, for so long. It makes you feel truly alive. At PledgeSports we love extreme challenges and expeditions, they are our adrenaline. With […]

13th July 2017 read full article

How Crowdfunding Has Changed Fundraising For Tennis

Tennis is undeniably one of the most expensive sports on the planet. In fact, a 2010 study by the U.S. Tennis Association showed that an average season as a professional would cost a player $143,000 in expenses. PledgeSports have raised more money for tennis than any other sport, and are considered the world leader in […]

13th July 2017 read full article

5 Tips To Help You Hit Your Fundraising Target

You’ve just started to fundraise and it feels like a lot stands between you and your target. That’s OK! By following our step-by-step tips you can hit your fundraising target and ensure you raise the funds you require. Who Are PledgeSports? 1) Storytelling What NOT to do: “I am Mr. Smith, I am a boxer, I […]

13th July 2017 read full article

Why Athletes Should Use a Website to Attract Sponsors

We see crowdfunding as the first step toward securing athlete sponsorship. Social media allows athletes to leverage the power of posting quality, popular content in order to find sponsors and get funded. In crowdfunding with PledgeSports, athletes can take charge of their futures. Jocelyn Brown is a professional freelancer writer and mother. When not at work she […]

13th July 2017 read full article

Are We In The Golden Era Of Sports Fundraising?

At PledgeSports they’ve now raised over one million for athletes, teams, clubs, foundations and sports films worldwide. From Tonga to Tanzania, to Texas (ok, it’s not a country, but it’s a damn big state), they’ve had successful sports fundraising projects from all corners of the globe and their statistics show the industry is gathering record speed […]

13th July 2017 read full article

Who Are PledgeSports?

Spreading across 38 countries around the world (and counting), PledgeSports have helped men, women, kids, teams, clubs, and even the odd OAP raise money in every sport known to man (and there are some pretty crazy sports out there!) Outside of humans, they have help sports brands, movies and even dogs raise money. Here is a […]

11th July 2017 read full article

Examples Of Successful Crowdfunding

PledgeSports are the best at what they do. One of the reasons for this is that they are experts in this industry and give people the advice and training they need to be successful (Not that everyone listens!). So, they thought they’d put together a blog with some examples of successful crowdfunding and show why they were […]

11th July 2017 read full article

What Do The Best Athletes In The World Eat?

On average, men and women consume 2,800 and 2,300 calories per day respectively. With that, they engage in daily exercise for half an hour — but what do the best athletes in the world eat? And how do they fuel their training? At PledgeSports they are obsessed with nutrition and training, and how they impact an […]

11th July 2017 read full article

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