Pointstreak Completes Agreement with the Euro Ice Hockey Challenge
Oct 28, 2009
Toronto, ON – Pointstreak.com Inc. and the Euro Ice Hockey Challenge (EIHC) are pleased to announce they have reached an agreement that will see Pointstreak provide real-time scoring, official statistics and tournament administrative services to Euro ice Hockey Challenge. In addition Pointstreak will design and host the tournaments’ website through its content management system, Pointstreak Sites which will provide real-time tournament scoring and official statistics in multiple languages.
Igor Kuperman, Pointstreak’s Vice President of European Operations commented, "We are extremely excited about our partnership with the Euro Ice Hockey Challenge. We are confident the Pointstreak media platform, provided in multiple languages, will be a huge success and will be embraced by the fans, media, federations and tournament officials.”
Zoltan Kovacs, Jon Haukeland, Rolandas Bucys and Matjaz Zargi, members of the EIHC Coordination Committee commented, "The Euro Ice Hockey Challenge is very happy to have established a working relationship with Pointstreak as the official real-time scoring and statistics provider for our tournament events. In addition we are excited about the new website presence Pointstreak is developing for our events. The quality of statistical information presented in multiple languages will be extremely beneficial to all stakeholders in our tournament series.”
Pointstreak provides technology driven sports management and business solutions designed to streamline operations while facilitating and enhancing the sport participant, fan and media experience. Pointstreak's product line includes solutions for professional, collegiate, and junior sports leagues as well as for amateur and recreational sports leagues. Pointstreak's technology and products are designed to save sports organizations time, money, and effort and include solutions for statistics, online registration and website design and hosting. More information can be found on Pointstreak’s website at www.pointstreaksolutions.com or www.pointstreak.com.
About Euro Ice Hockey Challenge:
The Euro Ice Hockey Challenge is a yearly series of national team hockey tournaments. During each of the four international breaks in September, November, December and February, tournaments are played in different locations. The Euro Ice Hockey Challenge was created in October 2001 as a structured system of challenge tournaments for national teams of top European associations. All teams use the competition as preparation for the World Championships or Olympics. The first tournaments of the Euro Ice Hockey Challenge took place during 2002-03 season.