This was where bet-at-home.com began its successful sponsoring career. Since July 2002
has been the proud partner of SV Ried. The team from the small town, with just 12,000 inhabitants, has been a constant feature of the Eliteliga since 1995 and just three years after their first promotion to top-flight football they defeated then champions Sturm Graz in the ÖFB Cup Final 3:1. They also made headlines with their outstanding 2006/07 season: "The Vikings" finished the season in second place. Only the millionaire star assembled Salzburg team was able to get more points.