CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 20, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — cbdMD, Inc. (NYSE American: YCBD, YCBDpA) (the “Company”), one of the leading and most highly trusted and recognized cannabidiol (CBD) brands, announced today it has finalized its Official CBD Partner activation plans for the 2021 NOBULL CrossFit Games finals, kicking off in Madison, WI beginning July 27 and running through August 1. The competition will be streamed live on games.crossfit.com and CrossFit’s Facebook, YouTube, and Twitch channels. CBS Sports will carry a live, two-hour broadcast of the individual finals on the CBS Television Network on Sunday, Aug. 1 from 2-4 p.m. ET. CBS Sports’ broadcast coverage will also stream live on Paramount+, with an additional six hours of highlights to be aired on CBS Sports Network throughout the week of competition.
Among its fully integrated activation, the cbdMD brand will be represented on site at the NOBULL Sponsor Row, Vendor Village and will have multiple branded assets throughout the NOBULL CrossFit Games finals competition venues. Via the category-leading partnership, cbdMD expects to reach an estimated NOBULL CrossFit Games global audience of up to 11 million worldwide viewers, including millions of members across 12,000 affiliated CrossFit gyms in 150+ countries.
“In May, cbdMD was named the Official CBD Sponsor of the NOBULL CrossFit Games Semifinals, which created an excellent kickstart to our partnership with this phenomenal sport. Heading into the Finals, we are excited to continue building momentum and brand recognition while cultivating community in this space. We are committed to connecting our brand with the millions of dedicated, loyal CrossFit members, to support their post workout recovery routine.” said Martin A. Sumichrast, Chairman and co-CEO of cbdMD, Inc.
“The CrossFit Sport team is excited to work closely with cbdMD through this partnership, and we are very pleased with the support they have shown for CrossFit athletes and the community throughout this season,” said Dave Castro, CrossFit GM of Sport.
CrossFit is the world’s leading platform for health, happiness, and performance. In the 20 years since its founding, CrossFit® has grown from a garage gym in Santa Cruz, California, into the world’s leading health and fitness brand. CrossFit is committed to creating a welcoming and inclusive environment for everyone, and millions of people have already experienced CrossFit’s transformational benefits through workouts in 12,000 affiliated gyms across 150+ countries. CrossFit also organizes and operates the annual CrossFit Open, through which athletes at every level compete worldwide for a chance to advance to the NOBULL CrossFit Games, where top athletes compete for the title of Fittest on Earth™. To learn more, visit http://www.CrossFit.com.
About cbdMD, Inc.
cbdMD, Inc. is one of the leading and most highly trusted and most recognized cannabidiol (CBD) brands with a comprehensive line of U.S. produced, THC-free1 CBD products. Our cbdMD brand currently includes over 130 SKUs of high-grade, premium CBD products including CBD tinctures, CBD gummies, CBD topicals, CBD capsules, CBD bath bombs, CBD bath salts, CBD sleep aids and CBD drink mixes. Our Paw CBD brand of pet products includes over 45 SKUs of veterinarian-formulated products including tinctures, chews, topicals products in varying strengths, and our CBD Botanicals brand of beauty and skincare products features 15 SKUs, including facial oil and serum, toners, moisturizers, clear skin, facial masks, exfoliants and body care. To learn more about cbdMD and their comprehensive line of U.S. grown, THC-free1 CBD oil products, please visit http://www.cbdmd.com, follow cbdMD on Instagram and Facebook, or visit one of the 6,000 retail outlets that carry cbdMD products.
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