Media Release: Photo Contest by Sports Poster Warehouse Seeks the Ultimate “Sports Fan Wall”
The Sports Poster Warehouse announces a “Share Your Fan Wall” photo contest, inviting sports fans to submit photos of their home sports shrines, poster walls and team memorabilia.
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Toronto, ON, March 12, 2013 – The Sports Poster Warehouse North America’s leading online retailer of sports posters and pennants, is inviting sports fans to show off their “fan walls”. Sports fans of all ages are invited to share photos of the rooms and walls where they display their prized sports posters, pennants, jerseys and other memorabilia from their favorite teams and athletes. The top photos will win spending sprees on SportsPosterWarehouse.com.
It might be a Chicago Bears bedroom, a Maple Leafs Man Cave, a games room celebrating LeBron James, or even a neighborhood pub wall devoted to Celtics fever. Whatever sports decor theme these avid fans choose, they can finally gain some recognition for their team pride and win gift cards of up to $200 in sport posters.
Contest entry is easy. Sports fans simply take a picture of their most prized fan wall — either at home, in their office, school classroom, even a bar or restaurant, and send it to SportsPosterWarehouse.com. Entrants can email their pics to firstname.lastname@example.org, tweet their entry to @sportsposters with the contest hashtag #ShareYourFanWall or post it on the company’s Facebook page. Parents are also welcome to submit pictures of kids and teens’ sports themed bedrooms, which are often covered with treasured sports posters and team swag. Any sport or athlete celebrated by fans is welcome, from NASCAR, to golf, to surfing, to rhythmic gymnastics.
Sports fans are already entering the ”Share Your Fan Wall” contest. Craig Van Guilder of St. Paul, MN, was among the first, showcasing the wall in his “mancave” basement room. An avid poster collector since his childhood, Van Guilder said his biggest problem is finding the sheer wall space to keep up with his collection.”Need a bigger house!” Van Guilder said of his poster pride. “I’ve always been a huge fan of baseball, football and hockey. Can’t go wrong with posters of some of the greats!” Van Guider’s wall features American football legend John Elway, baseball all-stars Cal Ripken and Jackie Robinson and hockey superstar Wayne Gretzky, to name a few.
MEDIA NOTE: Pics of Craig Van Guilder’s walls:
“The posters you choose say a lot about who you are and where your passions lie,” says SportsPosterWarehouse.com President, Neil Flagg. “Real sports fans are fired up with team pride..and nostalgia! They want to see posters of the athletes and sports moments that they grew up with and that still inspire them. Personalizing a room with the teams and athletes you follow shows off your love of the game to anyone who comes over. ”
The “Share Your Fan Wall” photo contest will be available for entry throughout the month of March, 2013 and a winner will be selected by April 2, 2013. Complete details are available on the Sports Poster Warehouse blog.
The “Share Your Fan Wall” photo contest will be available for entry throughout the month of March, 2013 and a winner will be selected by April 2, 2013. Complete details are available on the SPW blog.
About The Sports Poster Warehouse
The Sports Poster Warehouse is the world’s #1 source for new, rare and vintage sports posters, with a catalogue covering more than 10,000 different posters, pennants and team flags.Launched in 1998, Sports Poster Warehouse is a sports, fitness and motivational poster and pennant leader. Featuring current and vintage styles of posters and pennants, Sports Poster Warehouse carries physical inventory of the vast majority of its online offerings, ensuring customers receive products in a timely manner. With headquarters in Toronto, Ontario, Sports Poster Warehouse also has a local commercial showroom. To see best-selling posters and to order online for rapid delivery across the USA, Canada and around the world, visit sportsposterwarehouse.com.
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