Active Network Raises $65 Million

The Active Network, a  San Diego-based online community and provider of application technology for active lifestyle/sports groups, has raised $65 million in Series E funding. Canaan Partners led the deal, and was joined by fellow return backers like ESPN, ABS Ventures, North Bridge Venture Partners, Comdisco and Charles River Ventures. New investors included Performance Equity and Tao Venture Partners.

Active Network has now raised $172 million in total VC funding. www.activenetwork.com