The extended agreement between the two parties, which commenced in 2004, will continue to run until 2015 and will see the BWin remain as a key sponsor for upcoming races in the MotoGP calendar. The MotoGP Championship calendar has currently eighteen races per year set over 3 continents.
“We are proud to be extending our partnership with the MotoGP World Championship for another two seasons,” said Norbert Teufelberger, Chief Executive Officer for Gibraltar-based bwin.party digital entertainment.“I’m very happy about this renewal we are announcing today,” said Pau Serracanta, Commercial Area Managing Director for Dorna Sports.
In addition, BWin.com is to have ‘a highly visible presence’ at the Misano, Mugello and Silverstone upcoming Grand Prix events with branding features throughout the track, pit lane, podium and press areas while additionally utilizing the current MotoGP World Championship’s online channels in order to offer exclusive race experiences.
“Mainly because it is a sign that the relationship between bwin.com and the MotoGP World Championship is firmly established still ten years after it was started. I am sure that this new two-year agreement will last several more as the success of this partnership has more than satisfied both parties.”