Bauhaus takes over as sponsor for one of Sweden’s most famous sporting events, according to Swedish media.
The Diamond League athletics competition, that as been called DN-Galan since 1967, is changing its name to “Stockholm Bauhaus Athletics”
In recent years, the Diamond League event DN-Galan, sponsored by the Swedish morning newspaper Dagens Nyheter, had serious financial problems.
Three weeks ago came the news that the City of Stockholm joins as partner and adds three million SEK.
According to the newspaper Expressen now also building supply chain Bauhaus has opened up the wallet – to become the new title sponsor.
DN Galan thus changes its name to “Stockholm Bauhaus Athletics”.
A press conference will be held at Stockholm Stadium tomorrow.
“Stockholm Bauhaus Athletics” is determined for July 30 and has a contract with the Diamond League series until 2019.