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FloSports Partners with Matside Productions To Expand Use of FloArena Software

Deal Comes on Heels of FloSports’ Agreement
with Kapwrestling to Utilize FloArena

Austin, TX (Oct. 27, 2015) – FloSports has reached an agreement with Matside Productions, one of the nation’s most prolific wrestling event organizers and a leader in paperless tournaments, to bring its FloArena software to all Matside Productions’ wrestling meets.

The wrestling industry’s top event management software, FloArena offers a comprehensive suite of features, such as real-time mat scoring, that will allow Matside Productions to elevate the experience of its tournaments and events onsite and online.

“We look forward to working with FloSports to offer the best possible service for our events,” Matside Productions founder and CEO Paul Defosse said. “FloArena offers a significantly simplified toolset, which will help us raise the bar on our wrestling events. This partnership extends our ability to make a positive impact on the sport I’ve dedicated so much of my life to.”

Matside Productions runs some of the most prestigious wrestling tournaments in the U.S., including the Super 32 Challenge and Beast of the East, spanning youth, high school and college competitions.

“Working with Matside Productions was a no-brainer given its reputation as the go-to event administrator in wrestling,” FloSports co-founder and CEO Martin Floreani said. “We know FloArena will add a lot to Matside’s wrestling events and improve the experience for everyone involved – athletes, coaches, family, fans and event personnel.”

In recent months, FloSports has announced an agreement with Kapwrestling, which will use FloArena for all postseason tournaments in Massachusetts and Connecticut, as well as widespread clock and graphics integrations.

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ABOUT FLOSPORTS

FloSports is an innovative sports media company based in Austin, Texas, that is unlocking a world of sports coverage that true fans have been waiting for.

Focused on three areas – live programming, original content, and owned and operated events – the company takes fragmented communities and provides them the platform to connect with the sports they love.

Through live streaming of premiere events, original video programming, weekly studio shows, branded entertainment, and event creation and execution, FloSports is growing the sports, the athletes and the fans.

FloSports owns exclusive broadcast rights to in-demand events, and broadcasts more than 25,000 hours of live sporting events each year. From a content standpoint, FloSports has 1M+ videos in their library. FloSports features the #1 webcasts per sport, high-quality, in-depth documentary series and 5M+ athletes ranked within their respective sports.

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ABOUT MATSIDE PRODUCTIONS

Matside Productions has more than 25 years of experience running youth, high school, college and international wrestling tournaments.  At Matside Productions, we have managed local, regional, national, as well as international and world championships.  With our experience specializing in paperless tournaments, we are capable of handling the largest of tournaments with ease.

We provide a comprehensive and ever-expanding solution, including a fleet of score clocks, scoring computers, projectors, and servers.  All of our clocks support weight class, bout number, riding time and/or team score, as well as match score and time.  Matside Productions was one of the first tournament management organizations to provide scoring integration with FloArena.

With a dedication to customer satisfaction, Matside Productions has become the leading wrestling management organization in the Eastern half of the U.S.