The Hamster Summer Games – Furry, Four-Footed Friends to Compete for Medals in Live Athletic Event, on Thursday, August 18, at 1 p.m. EDT/10 a.m. PDT Hosts Broadcast Featuring Three Events: Gymnastics, Track
and Field and Swimming and Diving

IRVINE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Lumina Media and today announced that they will host the
Hamster Summer Games, today Thursday, August 18, featuring athletic
performances sure to break world records and feature photo finishes, as
six hamsters go tiny toe to tiny toe in three events: gymnastics, track
and field, and swimming and diving.

While media attention has been focused on all the intense athletic
competitions and record-breaking performances in Rio the past several
weeks, the hamsters have been working hard training for their own
Hamster Summer Games.

The hamsters are ready to compete in the most intensely cute competition
of the summer. Each hamster will represent a different country —
Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Great Britain and United States. In
addition to the three sports, the Hamster Summer Games will feature an
opening ceremony and a medal ceremony.

Catch all the furry action live on’s
@PetchaNetwork, today Thursday, August 18, at 1 p.m. EDT/10
a.m. PDT. The Hamster Summer Games is expected to last 15-20 minutes,
but every frame of footage is sure to be studied by fans and coaches for
years to come.

“These four-footed athletes have been training hard, and we know fans
aren’t going to be disappointed with the athletic feats we’ll be
witnessing at the Hamster Summer Games,” said Lumina Media chief digital
and events officer, Jennifer Black-Glover. “Believe me; you won’t want
to miss it. May the best hamster win!” is the industry’s first and only all-inclusive and
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