Posted on Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Barefoot Wine will provide tastings at the GNC Live Well Pittsburgh Health & Fitness Expo; race weekend specials at restaurants and bars along the course and near the finish line
PITTSBURGH - P3R, Pittsburgh’s premier race organization, is excited to introduce Barefoot Wine & Bubbly as the Official Wine & Bubbly Sponsor for the 2017 DICK’S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon weekend of events. As part of their sponsorship, Barefoot Wines & Bubbly, will offer wine tastings during race weekend as part of the GNC Live Well Pittsburgh Health & Fitness Expo.
“We are so excited to be the Official Wine and Bubbly of the DICK’S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon,” said Jessica Shamus, Barefoot Wine & Bubbly Field Brand Manager. “We look forward to meeting new Foot Fans and TOE-sting their running achievements! We can’t wait to get Barefoot and have a great time in Pittsburgh!”
Barefoot Wines & Bubbly, which was recently the Official Bubbly of New Year’s Eve in Times Square, will partner with local restaurants and bars along the course and near the finish line as well as offer race day specials featuring their diverse selection of wines. At around $10 per bottle and with 11 flavors ranging from sweet to dry, Barefoot offers something for virtually everyone who enjoys wine.
“We are thrilled to have award-winning Barefoot Wines & Bubbly as our first-over Official Wine & Bubbly Sponsor of the DICK’S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon,” said Troy Schooley, Senior Vice President, Partnerships and Sales at P3R. “Completing the DICK’S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon is a great achievement that deserves a celebratory toast.”
Organized by P3R, the DICK’S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon is a world class event with more than 38,000 runners. The race ignites the spirit of Pittsburgh, spanning 13 neighborhoods, boasting 9 festivals and featuring music-by-the-mile. Registration is now open for the 9th DICK’S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon weekend of events, May 5-7, 2017. To learn more or to register, visit: ThePittsburghMarathon.com
About Barefoot Wine
Barefoot Wine is the most awarded wine brand in US competitions. Barefoot's wines are attractively priced and can be found in bottles bearing the fun, iconic footprint label. Barefoot's still wine portfolio includes 17 offerings and is available for a suggested retail price of $7 for 750-ml bottles, $12 for 1.5-liter bottles. Barefoot Bubbly ($10) is available in 11 offerings, including Barefoot Bubbly Fusions, and is the most awarded Sparkling Wine in US competitions. Barefoot Refresh ($7) is available in five lively and spritzer-style offerings. For additional information, visit BarefootWine.com or Facebook.com/BarefootWine.
About the P3R
P3R is a nonprofit organization that is passionate about promoting the love of running and enhancing community access to health & fitness education and activities. Best known for organizing the acclaimed annual DSG Pittsburgh Marathon, we also run a variety of other high-quality races, events and health & fitness programs throughout the Pittsburgh region. While many of our races attract some of the nation’s highest-profile professional athletes, we offer activities for all ages and ability levels. The only criterion for participation is a desire to be happy, healthy and active! Read more at: P3R.org