SPORTS FANS GET FOOTBALL ‘FIX’ FROM CELEBRITY CRUISES
MIAMI – December 29, 2003 – Sports enthusiasts sailing with Celebrity Cruises in January will find that the line’s poolside sorbet service and sunset happy hours aren’t the only antidotes for the winter blues.
Via an agreement with ESPN, Celebrity will carry the following series of post-season NFL games live, fleetwide:
• Wild Card Weekend, January 3 and 4
• Divisional Playoffs, January 10 and 11
• Conference Championships, January 18
• Super Bowl XXXVIII, February 1
The games will be broadcast in public spaces onboard, as well as on the in-stateroom
Celebrity television system.
For guests interested in actually participating in athletic activities, every Celebrity ship features basketball, volleyball and shuffleboard courts; sunset yoga and Pilates classes; fitness centers, swimming pools, whirlpools and Thalassotherapy (sea water) pools. Meanwhile, Celebrity’s Elemis-operated AquaSpa facilities present exotic, rejuvenating treatments on a par with many of the world’s finest land-based spas.