Pointstreak Provides Statistics for Euro Hockey Challenge
Mar 21, 2013
Toronto, ON – Pointstreak Sports Technologies Inc. and the Euro Hockey Challenge (EHC) are pleased to announce they have reached a long-term agreement to provide this top-ranked tournament with Pointstreak’s real-time scoring, official statistics and tournament administrative services. Statistics will be presented in multiple languages via Pointstreak’s real-time scoring and statistics technology. Through the combined efforts of the top European national associations representatives and Pointstreak Sports Technologies Inc., hockey fans around the world can now follow action of the Euro Hockey Challenge live.
Igor Kuperman, Pointstreak’s Vice President of European Operations commented, “We are extremely excited to give hockey fans globally another platform to experience the Euro Hockey Challenge tournament. Statistical coverage of the Euro Hockey Challenge will play an important role in Pointstreak's ongoing efforts to demonstrate the value of its system to European hockey communities. We are confident the Pointstreak media platform will be a huge success, embraced by the fans, media and officials of all participating nations.”
Martin Urban, General Secretary of Czech Ice Hockey Association, commented, “We are extremely happy to establish the cooperation with Pointstreak as the statistic system provider of this very high profile event. The impeccable reputation convinced Euro Hockey Challenge to work with Pointstreak, a well-known company in the field of hockey statistical systems. The top quality of statistical information will be beneficial to all European fans, players, coaches as well as hockey administration. We are looking forward to our cooperation with Pointstreak as a substantial partner enhancing European hockey innovative multimedia appearance even further."
About Pointstreak Sports Technologies Inc.:
Pointstreak Sports Technologies Inc.’s mission is to provide innovative technologies to enhance the experience of the global sports community. Pointstreak provides innovative solutions for sports organizations such as associations, leagues, clubs and teams that are geared towards streamlining operations and improving the experience of the sports participant, fan and media. Pointstreak’s major brands include: Pointstreak Stats, a real-time scoring & official league statistics system; Pointstreak Registration; an online registration & payment processing system; Pointstreak Sites; a website content management system; Team Locker Room, a free team-based social network; and STEVA Sports; sports video indexing and analysis software. More information about Pointstreak Sports Technologies Inc. can be found at www.pointstreak.com or through the product information website www.pointstreaksolutions.com .
About Euro Hockey Challenge:
The Euro Hockey Challenge is an international tournament for top European national teams. The competition began in 2010-11 season with 12 participating countries. The format remained the same, with national teams playing 6 games each in April as a preparation for the upcoming World Championship. Currently, Euro Hockey Challenge includes 12 best European national teams from Belarus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Latvia, Norway, Russia, Slovakia, Switzerland and Sweden.