Wayne Gretzky Re-Launches Gretzky.com
Gretzky, together with Insight Sports Ltd., announced today the re-launch of www.gretzky.com,
an innovative website devoted to showcasing and celebrating the achievements of
hockey’s greatest superstar.
“As my Dad
always said, skate to where the puck is going – not to where it has been,” said
Gretzky. “I know that’s exactly what we will accomplish with my new
website. I’m really looking forward to using Gretzky.com as a great place
to relive my greatest hockey memories and to also develop this website into a
unique hockey resource for all fans.”
to provide an intimate and interactive view into the life and times of Number
99, www.gretzky.com has been updated to include a variety of unique and
website’s new editions include an interactive timeline showcasing Gretzky’s
past career highlights, a “Behind The Net” section featuring hockey
commentary from The Great One’s perspective, special behind the scenes access
to many of the four-time Stanley Cup winner’s past teammates and celebrity
friends, as well as exclusive contests and promotions.
As part of
the re-launch of Gretzky.com, fans will be able to sign-up to compete in Gretzky.com
Fantasy Hockey where participants who register before October 22 will be
eligible to win a Samsung entertainment system.
“It is an honor
to once again team up with Wayne Gretzky to deliver another championship
calibre property to his widespread and passionate fan base,” said Kevin
Albrecht, President and Chief Executive Officer of Insight Sports. “As the
premiere and definitive Wayne Gretzky website, we look forward to working
to provide frequent news updates and special content features to all his fans
throughout the hockey season.”
also features information on a variety of Gretzky’s charitable and business
ventures including the Wayne Gretzky Foundation, Wayne Gretzky’s Restaurant and
his new business venture, Wayne Gretzky’s Winery Estates.