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FedEx sponsors Strider Cup World Championship

Published March 15, 2016

RAPID CITY, S.D. (BRAIN) —FedEx has signed on as the title sponsor for the 2016 Strider Cup World Championship for the third year. The sixth annual event is set to be held July 29-30 at Pier 35 in San Francisco.

The Strider Cup World Championship is the culmination of a series of qualifying races held in North America, Asia, Europe and South America. More than 300 riders between two and five years old are expected to compete, as well as several racers with special needs. Strider is expecting toddler racers from over 12 countries to be represented in the balance bike racing competition.

“We are excited that FedEx is partnering with us again this year. We are expecting record-breaking racer numbers and spectator numbers at Pier 35 and are thrilled to have the support of a global brand like FedEx,” said Ryan McFarland, Strider Sports’ founder and CEO. “As our Strider Cup events have grown worldwide, we have sought to align ourselves with international organizations. FedEx is a perfect partner for our company and our Strider Cup events.”

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