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    Vendée Globe 2012-2013

    Taking place every four years and seen as the "Everest of the Seas", the Vendée Globe is the only unassisted non-stop round the world race. The solo sailors set off on their IMOCA 60 foot monohull boats from Les Sables d'Olonne in France for 28,000-miles and the most extreme of challenges.

    As either individual consultants or in the capacity of the agency, Fretté Rogerson has provided media relations support to the the Vendée Globe event organisation since 2004 and for competitors since the 1996 edition. 

    For the 2012-3 edition Fretté Rogerson PR handled the media relations for both France and International. The agency organised and managed the press office both in Les Sables d'Olonne and Paris. We provided a 24/7 media service throughout the duration of the race as well as communications consultancy in the build up.



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    America's Cup

    The America’s Cup is considered to be the world’s most important sailing competition and one of the leading sports events in terms of media impact. The event dates back to 1851, making it the world’s oldest sporting trophy; on average it takes place every three to four years.

    As either individual consultants or in the capacity of the agency, Fretté Rogerson has provided media relations support to the America's Cup event organisation, participating teams and sponsors since 1992. 



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    Haute Route

    The Haute Route events are prestigious cycling road races taking place over 7 days, organised by professionals for amateur cyclists. In all races, Haute Route participants, grouped in teams, travel more than 750 km across the favourite playground of cyclists from around the world: the Alps, the Dolomites, the the Pyrenees and now the Rockies.

    We were assigned to manage the international press relations and media services with special focus on France, Britain, Spain and key non-EU territories such as USA, Canada, Australia and Brazil. The agency organises press trips, manages the on and off site press office during the events and provides the service in multiple languages (English, French and Spanish). 




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    Sunset+Vine is one of the most important sports production and distribution companies in the UK and around the World. Fretté Rogerson PR heads up and provides full international news distribution service for major clients including the 35th America’s Cup, the Longines Global Champions Tour and Global Champions League, the Abu Dhabi Desert Rally and the Volvo Ocean Race, Cowes Week, Royal Henley Regatta, Abu Dhabi Desert Rally, Longines Global Champions Tour, Extreme Sailing Series, …

    We are the personal link with the TV channels from around the world and work to bring the local news story to the widest audience possible. 



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    France Handball 2017

    The 25th World Championship will be held in France from the 11-29th January 2017 in eight different regions within France.

    The mission of the agency: International and national press relations in the build up to the championships globally. We coordinate and provide an international and French press officer for each of the 8 host venue media centres.





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    The Tour de France

    Present on the Tour since 2001. Each year the agency accompanies various Official Partners and cycling teams. Missions of agency: Media coverage of sponsors, advertising caravans, cycling teams... Creation of special operations to bring out the marks, crisis communication, digital communication. 




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    24 Hours Du Mans

    24 Hours Le Mans is an endurance race and the real testing ground for titans. Here, the agency oversaw mainstream press and public relations throughout 2012-13.



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    Sponsor of the French America’s Cup Team, Groupama Team France, Norauto is a leading French car servicing centre group with over 9,000 employees in 576 centres across 9 countries. Fretté Rogerson handles the international press relations for their sponsorship activity in sailing. We communicate in 5 languages and organise press trips and media activity to leverage the sponsorship.


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    UTMB® Mont Blanc

    The UTMB® Mont Blanc is the world’s leading trail running event set up in 2003. The iconic event attracts huge interest and comprises 7 events with entry hotly fought over through a series of qualifications. The UTMB, which attracted 722 runners for the first event in 2003, today with over 25,000 applications, limits entries to 10,000 requiting a carefully masterminded registration process.

    Fretté Rogerson PR is looking after all aspects of international press relations activation for this event, managing the press centre and press trips, starting in 2019 and continuing on an ongoing annual basis.

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    INEO 1:59 Challenge

    The INEOS 1:59 Challenge was Eliud Kipchoge’s second attempt to make sporting history by becoming the first person ever to run a marathon distance (26 miles/42.2km) in under two hours. Kipchoge successfully broke the barrier on Saturday 12th October in The Prater in Vienna, Austria, running the distance in 1 hour, 59 minutes and 40 seconds.

    As the international news team for Sunset+Vine, Fretté Rogerson PR delivered a full news distribution service for the event, managing all VNR and individual interview alerts in 5 languages across the key territories, providing complete news production and distribution on site, resulting in 11,180 hits on 1081 channels across 296 markets.