PARSIQ Partners with GUMBALL 3000 to Power Web3 Ambitions
Bringing the Entertainment Group into the World of Blockchain
This partnership marks another step towards PARSIQ’s end of creating tools that will cultivate wide-scale adoption of blockchain technology, and the ability to connect Web3 to real-world systems. A core belief for us at PARSIQ is that blockchain technology is the future. We are happy to say that Gumball 3000 is helping lead the way!
Gumball 3000 is an entertainment group that combines exclusive cars, art, music and popular culture. The annual Gumball 3000 rally has evolved into a week-long festival of live music concerts, action sports and spectacular car shows hosted in major cities, achieving live crowds of over one million people, and a televised and online audience that reaches over 100 million households in 60 countries.
About the Gumball 3000 and this partnership, Tom Tirman, PARSIQ Co-founder and CEO, said:
As well as being a truly global brand loved by millions, Gumball 3000 is synonymous with innovation so it’s no surprise they are moving into the web3 space.
We’re confident their pedigree and vision will bring something unique to the industry, and as partners PARSIQ Network look forward to supporting their journey.
This year’s car rally is sure to generate a lot of excitement. The schedule is packed, including events from the launch event in Toronto with deadmau5 performing, attending the famous Indy 500, racing NASCAR at Talladega SuperSpeedway, to kicking a field goal at the Tampa Buccaneers’ Raymond James Stadium, all before crossing the finish line at David Beckhamʼs Inter Miami DRV PNK Stadium.
PARSIQ + Gumball 3000
A lot of exciting things are happening with PARSIQ. Most notably, the launch of our flagship Tsunami API is just around the corner — planned for July 2022! With this API, we are setting a new standard when it comes to speed, customization, and accessibility of blockchain data.
Positioning themselves as a long term PARSIQ Network partner, Gumball 3000 is assuring themselves optimum support in their landmark expansion into Web3. Gumball 3000 will have access to the full suite of upcoming products including Data Lakes and Data Hubs, combining the industry leading querying speeds of Tsunami API with a custom built Gumball 3000 data solution.
PARSIQ will also support the upcoming North America Rally with branding across all 100+ participating supercars as well as billboards in all major cities along the epic adventure, starting in Toronto on 27th May, through the Indy 500, Nashville, Atlanta and Miami where the race concludes on the 3rd of June.
PARSIQ has some exciting months ahead. Be sure not to miss out on our current $PRQ-related incentives, the 2x Yield Boost Incentive and the chance to earn free $IQT tokens by staking $PRQ on IQ Protocol!
PARSIQ is a full-suite data network for building the backend of all Web3 dApps & protocols. The Tsunami API, which will ship in July 2022, will provide blockchain protocols and their clients (e.g. protocol-oriented dApps) with real-time data and historical data querying abilities.
About GUMBALL 3000
Headquartered in London, England, Gumball 3000 is a lifestyle brand and entertainment group.
Founded in 1999 by British designer and entrepreneur Maximillion Cooper, the Gumball 3000 Group has evolved over the past two decades into a global entertainment and popular culture brand. In the early 2000ʼs the annual Gumball 3000 car rally fast became the ‘bucket list’ event for the rich and famous — televised on MTVʼs Jackass and immortalized as a Sony PlayStation video game.
Official partners have included YouTube, Red Bull, Monster Energy, Nike, Adidas, Puma, Kappa, eBay, Emirates, MTV, Sony PlayStation, XBox, Fiat, Nissan, Ray-Ban, T-Mobile, Guess, Betsafe and many more, utilizing Gumball 3000 events for brand marketing campaigns, content creation and media exposure. Gumball 3000 participants and ambassadors include Lewis Hamilton, David Hasselhoff, TonyHawk, EVE, Bun B, Afrojack, deadmau5, Idris Elba, Usher & many more.