SAMsports.com Signs Strategic Partnership with National Association of Junior Golfers.
PHOENIX and CALGARY, AB--(BW SportsWire)--June 6, 2000
Marketing and Distribution Agreement to NAJG's 800,000 Affiliates;
NAJG Chooses SAMsports.com Golf Product as
"Official Instructional Tool/Training Product"
SAMsports.com (CDNX:SAM), a leading provider of sports learning software and integrated Web content, and the National Association of Junior Golfers (NAJG), the information clearinghouse for Junior Golf, have signed a 3-Year agreement to market and distribute SAMsports.com's Instructional Golf CD-ROM to NAJG's program directors and members.
In addition, SAMsports.com's Instructional Golf CD-ROM has been chosen as an "Official Instructional Tool/Training Product" for the NAJG.
With this endorsement, SAMsports.com will have use of the NAJG's logo on the CD-ROM and related materials and will work with the NAJG to market and distribute the CD-ROM to it's 4,000 plus program directors and over 800,000 youngsters affiliated with NAJG.
"The leading technology and quality content of SAMsports.com's Instructional Golf CD-ROM will be an amazing tool in the hands of junior golfers," said Tim Geddis, executive director, National Association of Junior Golfers. "They will have an opportunity to learn from the best and in a form and format that appeals to them. We are dedicated to providing the best in golf information to parents, kids, program directors, and the golf industry as a whole. Our agreement with SAMsports.com provides us with another component to fulfill our mandate."
"The National Association of Junior Golfers is dedicated to the grassroots development of the game, just as we are," states Steve Corbett, ceo, SAMsports.com Inc. "Their commitment to the game and its future is obvious from the size of their membership and the quality information they impart to them. This agreement will allow SAMsports.com to target and penetrate this coveted market and provide a powerful resource for Junior Golf."
Scheduled for release in September 2000, the product will focus on the essentials of course management, giving advice that allows golfers to make decisions based on understanding yardage, wind, terrain and other factors. It will draw on the knowledge base collected by the Professional Caddies Association (PCA) from hundreds of caddies. This product marks the first in SAMsports.com's Achievement Series of e-learning tools, designed to help individual athletes improve their overall performance and heighten their enjoyment in sports.
About The National Association of Junior Golfers
The National Association of Junior Golfers is a non-profit 501 (c)(3) foundation that acts as the information and resource clearinghouse for junior golf in the United States. The NAJG provides services for children, parents, program directors and the golf industry. The NAJG works with the support of the following national associations: Golf Course Superintendents Association, LPGA, PGA TOUR, PGA of America, American Junior Golf Association, United States Golf Association, National Golf Foundation, Multi-Cultural Golf Association of America, National Police Athletic League, National Alliance for Youth Sports. For more information, visit the associations' web site at www.najg.org.
SAMsports.com is a leading provider of sports learning software and integrated Web content designed to help and encourage coaches and athletes of all ages to improve their skills and performance. Interactive instructional sports content provided by world class coaches, sports teams, scientists and sports personalities assists the global community of coaches, athletes, and fans prepare both physically and mentally to improve their performance in their sport of choice. SAMsports.com today covers Hockey, Tennis, Golf, Baseball, and Soccer. SAMsports.com is publicly traded on CNDX under the symbol SAM. For more information, visit the company's web site at www.samsports.com or our new sports forum www.samsportszone.com.
Samsports, Samsports.com, Samsportszone, and Samsportszone.com are trademarks of Samsports.com in the United States and other countries. All other marks or symbols are those of their respective owners.
The Canadian Venture Exchange (CDNX) has neither approved nor disapproved the information contained herein.
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