rEvolution Brings Gillette Fusion's "Search for the Next Phenom" Tour to Chicago on May 10

rEvolution's mobile tour for Gillette is searching for exceptional athletes in Chicago. The Chicago tour stop is at 3620 N. Clark St. (McDonald's Parking Lot) Across from Wrigley Field prior to Cubs vs. Diamond Backs

Chicago, IL, May 10, 2008 --( rEvolution is bringing Gillette Fusion's "Search for the Next Phenom" tour to Chicago. The mobile tour is a nationwide search to find the athlete who can perform the most phenomenal "ball sport" feat.

The Gillette Fusion "Search for the Next Phenom" competition challenges guys to reveal their unique and incredible skills, whether it's bouncing a tennis ball up and down on a racquet or performing phenomenal feats with a soccer, golf or other type of ball. Challengers who participate at the Wrigley Field tour stop will be videotaped (in an up to a 90 second video) that showcases their talent and then all videos will be uploaded to for voting.

Saturday, May 10, 2008
12:30 PM – 3:00 PM CST
(Prior to Chicago Cubs vs. Arizona Diamondbacks at 2:45 CST)

McDonald's Parking Lot
(Across from Wrigley Field / Intersection of Addison and Clark)
3620 North Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60613

The YouTube-partnered video competition challenges guys who can perform phenomenal "ball sport" feats to record a short video that showcases their talent. Finalists will be chosen by a judging panel with the overall winner voted upon by YouTube community. Winners will be announced July 2, 2008. In addition to the $30,000 grand prize, three prize packages will be awarded for top honors in other categories, including "Most Unique Skill," "Most Entertaining Video," and "Best Technical Skills."

About the "Search for the Next Phenom" tour
Gillette Fusion's "Search for the Next Phenom" mobile tour is produced by rEvolution, a Chicago-based sports marketing and media agency. If you are a member of the media and plan on visiting the tour please contact Dan Lobring at (312) 529-5833 or

Dan Lobring