(December 6, 2018 – VIRGINIA BEACH) – J&A Racing today announced MSP Design Group as the title sponsor of the Big Blue 5K held in Norfolk, Virginia. The three-year partnership further ties the branding and marketing company with J&A Racing’s popular event, which is part of Old Dominion University’s Spring Football Game kickoff celebration.
“We’d like to extend a big welcome to MSP Design Group as the title sponsor for the Big Blue 5K held each April,” said Jerry Frostick, co-owner of J&A Racing. “MSP already plays a vital role in providing our participants with quality merchandise to commemorate their race experience, and we are excited to expand our partnership.”
For over a decade, MSP has printed the participant shirts for J&A Racing’s events. Additionally, the company has designed and printed some of the merchandise sold at J&A Racing’s expos and in the online store.
“MSP Design Group is excited to be the title sponsor for the Big Blue 5K before the ODU Spring Football Game. MSP has worked with J&A Racing for years and is now proud to partner with them on this event,” said Dan Clarkson, owner of MSP Design Group. “We have been in the branding, advertising, and marketing business for over 30 years, and we have always had a strong relationship with ODU.”
The sixth annual MSP Design Group Big Blue 5K presented by Bon Secours In Motion will be held on April 13, 2019 at Old Dominion University. For more information, visit bigblue5k.com.
About J&A Racing
J&A Racing is a nationally recognized race management company based in Virginia Beach, Virginia. With a portfolio of seven events and two training programs, J&A Racing’s mission is to promote and support healthy lifestyles and the sport of running through all stages of life. Since 2003 when J&A Racing Owners Amy and Jerry Frostick took over the Shamrock Sportsfest, the Yuengling Shamrock Marathon Weekend has become one of the most popular running events in the country, growing from 3,000 participants to a record 30,000 in 2015. Additionally, J&A organizes the Anthem Wicked 10K, Old Point National Bank Monster Mile and Mini Monster 1K; the MSP Design Group Big Blue 5K; the Great Outdoor Provision Co. Surf-N-Santa 5 Miler; the Neighborhood Harvest Crawlin’ Crab Half Marathon & 5K; the Chartway Norfolk Harbor Half Marathon and We Promise Foundation 5K; and the ADP Corporate 5K. For more information on J&A Racing’s events, visit jandaracing.com.