JD Sports Launches Ian Brown Competition
on: October 7, 2009, 5:23 am
Author: Kim Jones
Sports has launched a competition that offers entrants the chance
to win one of ten pairs of JD exclusive adidas Originals ZX750s
signed by, former lead singer of The Stone Roses, Ian Brown. Competition
entrants also have the chance to win one of ten copies of
Brown's sixth solo album, 'My Way', which was released 21 September
cover of Brown's latest album has a picture of the singer wearing
a pair of JD exclusive adidas
Originals ZX750s, so fans who already have the album will
be familiar with the trainers.
Webster, online marketing manager for JD Sports, said: "Music
has always been close to our heart at JD and adidas
Originals have been giving us some of the freshest trainers and
clothing for decades, so we're really pleased to hook up on this
exclusive competition to help celebrate Ian Brown's new album
launching. Plus as the King of Trainers, it was fitting that Ian
wears some JD exclusive adidas Originals ZX750s on the album cover."
enter the competition, entrants need to register with the JD
Sports website and then answer one simple question about Ian
Brown. The competition closes 31 October 2009.
JD Sports website is also currently running a competition (closes
30 October 2009) giving 6-18 year olds the chance to train with
the Manchester United soccer school.
JD Sports Fashion Plc is the leading UK specialised multiple retailer
of fashionable branded and own brand sports and casual wear. The
company operates over 350 stores through the UK.
Sports was founded in 1981 with one shop in Bury. It expanded
into the Arndale Centre in Manchester in 1983 and consolidated
its position throughout the 1980s with further openings, largely
in the North and Midlands. The first London store was opened in
Oxford Street in 1989 and by the time of JD Sports' stock market
flotation in 1996 there were 56 stores.
business continued to grow organically until 2002 and then grew
further with the acquisition of more than 200 stores, further
consolidating its position as the leading UK retailer of fashionable
sports and casual wear.
well as offering customers leading brands such as Nike, Adidas
Originals, Lacoste, Converse and K-Swiss, JD Sports also stocks
For further information on JD Sports or this press release
JD Sports Fashion PLC
0161 767 1659