Pukkelpop x Bossaball: Music and sports at the Belgian music festival

Pukkelpop x Bossaball: Music and sports at the Belgian music festival

Music and sports at the Pukkelpop music festival Bossaball showed how music and sports are to be combined at the 2015 Pukkelpop music festival in Belgium! This year’s edition marked the 30th anniversary of the festival, which was highlighted by acts such as Netsky, Bastille, Major Lazer and Rudimental. Where: Belgium, Hasselt When: 19-22 of August 2015 Pukkelpop is known for its wide variety of alternative music, spanning styles such as rock, pop, electronic, dance, hip-hop, punk and heavy metal. The event’s organizers aim the festival to be a “progressive and contemporary” musical event. This is perhaps why they brought bossaball to Hasselt, the home town of the second largest […]

Legendary examples of music and sports, Bossaball is the ultimate mix!

Legendary examples of music and sports, Bossaball is the ultimate mix!

Bossaball – Music and sports “Music and sports are natural complements to one another the way suits and ties are to Justin Timberlake”, says Nielsen.com. The aim of bossaball has always been to mix music and sports to get the best out of those two disciplines. Have a look at the following examples of sportsmen and musicians that were inspired by the other side: sportsmen playing music and musicians doing sport. For them, both music and sports were essential in their lives. Bob Marley, Soccer Player: Football is Freedom Many people are surprised to hear Bob Marley was a fanatic soccer player and fan. That doesn’t seem to fit their image of […]

Viral sport Bossaball’s most viewed videos on Facebook

Viral sport Bossaball’s most viewed videos on Facebook

Viral sport Bossaball’s most viewed videos on Facebook Check out the following videos and dive right into the action! Facebook pages such as Dreamteam, Unilad and Red Bull have put together video compilations in order to provide their followers with fresh and thrilling footage. This resulted in more than 150 million views on Facebook in 2016, what turned Bossaball into the viral sport of the year. Video on Dreamteam – The Sun The Dreamteam Facebook page, who call their page “The home of football chats with balls”, is the social media center of a fantasy football game, owned by the English newspaper The Sun. The page published a 1-minute video compilation […]

Bossaball on global media platforms

Bossaball on global media platforms

New sport Bossaball on global media platforms Bossaball, the new sport that brings football, volleyball and gymnastics together on an inflatable court, has received wide interest from global media platforms such as Red Bull TV, CNN, BBC World News and Yahoo. Through these collaborations, international tournaments, such as during the Olympic Games 2016 in Rio de Janeiro or in sun-kissed Southern Spain, were professionally covered and broadcasted. Not to mention the fact when Bossaball was declared an official school sport in Bogota, Colombia and CNN – Great Big Story brought in a team to relate about this Bossaball milestone. Red Bull TV features the “A decade in the air”-Cup In April […]