The NHL’s Winnipeg Jets are kicking off the 2015-16 season with the announcement of a new and exciting family-friendly app intended to reach younger fans.
Club Jets provides a safe online experience with built in parental security, so fans of all ages can get the news, schedules, stats and scores straight from the team. Users of the app can test their Jets knowledge with team trivia, play fantasy and even create their own unique Jets avatar.
The Winnipeg Jets are the latest team to want to connect with their youngest fans and strengthen family experiences, Club Jets is intended to foster an early love for the game.
“The Winnipeg Jets are excited to launch this new platform and be at the forefront of youth engagement in today’s digital world.” says Andrew Wilkinson, Director, Digital and Marketing Services for the Winnipeg Jets. “We’re looking forward to partnering with JBF Sports and our corporate partner, Children’s Dental World to create strong and long lasting connections with our community of younger fans.”
Created by Canadian tech company JBF Sports, the foundation of the official Club Jets application is providing exclusive content geared to further strengthen the team’s connection with its youngest fans.
“Developing fan club apps for professional sports teams, we’re in a unique position to get to know teams and their fan communities,” says Janice Taylor, CEO of JBF Sports, “We’re thrilled to be connecting Jets fans to their team in a platform that builds values, community and real life connections.”
The app is free, and is available for download at clubwinnipegjets.com (available on iTunes and Google Play).