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2013-04-16 08:25:58

Short-Track Speed Skating Champion Encourages Public to Vote for Winner at www.EIBAllStars.com NORTH WALES, Pa., April 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Apolo Anton Ohno and Teva Respiratory have announced ten finalists in the EIB All Stars contest, part of a national awareness campaign celebrating the determination and accomplishments of people living with exercise-induced bronchospasm (EIB). EIB is an underdiagnosed condition affecting an estimated 30 million Americans, which causes the...

2013-01-17 08:24:01

FRAZER, Pa., Jan. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Teva Respiratory has partnered with Apolo Anton Ohno and Allergy & Asthma Network Mothers of Asthmatics (AANMA) to launch EIB All Stars - a national campaign and contest to raise awareness of a common, but little-known condition called exercise-induced bronchospasm (EIB). EIB is a temporary narrowing of the airways during or after exercise that can make it difficult to breathe.( )Symptoms include shortness of breath, chest tightness, trouble...

2012-07-02 06:23:31

Star Spangled Celebration Live from the U.S. Capitol Celebrates America's Birthday with Performances by Phillip Phillips, Matthew Broderick, Megan Hilty, Javier Colon, Josh Turner, Kool & The Gang, Kelli O'Hara, Russell Watson, Amber Riley and the National Symphony Orchestra - Plus an Inspiring Olympic Tribute to Team USA Hosted by Apolo Anton Ohno and Featuring Legendary Conductor and Composer John Williams - WASHINGTON, July 2, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This July 4th,...

2012-06-25 06:28:46

America's Biggest Birthday Party Celebrates our Athletes with a Patriotic Send Off to the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games Hosted by Apolo Anton Ohno and Featuring Legendary Composer and Conductor John Williams as well as members of Team USA! WASHINGTON, June 25, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This July 4th, America's biggest Independence Day celebration kicks off our country's 236th birthday with a special salute to our Olympians and Paralympians as they prepare for the London...

2012-04-03 02:24:30

Ambassadors include Shaquille O'Neal, Apolo Ohno, Bryan Clay, Tyson Gay, Steve Lopez, Mallory Weggemann & Rebecca Soni WASHINGTON, April 3, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In recognition of April as Alcohol Awareness Month, The Century Council today announced continued campaign efforts acknowledging benefits of living a healthy lifestyle and the consequences of binge drinking and underage drinking. The Century Council, a national not-for-profit funded by distillers dedicated to...

2011-10-18 09:11:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Deloitte, U.S. Olympic and Paralympic athletes, headlined by champions including Apolo Anton Ohno, Evan Lysacek and April Holmes, are in the midst of a 17-stop campus tour to motivate and inspire students to "Take the Lead" in building their careers. Deloitte professionals and 16 U.S. Olympians and Paralympians are participating in the U.S. Olympic Committee (USOC) campus road show, "It's Your Race, Take the Lead," sharing their personal...

2011-04-27 09:31:00

NEW YORK, April 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On ING New York City Marathon Opening Day 2011, New York Road Runners president and CEO Mary Wittenberg announced the return of a trio of champions on the broadcast of NYRR Live from Columbus Circle. Headlining the field on Sunday, November 6, will be 2010 winners Gebre Gebremariam of Ethiopia and Edna Kiplagat of Kenya and 2009 champion Meb Keflezighi of the United States. Keflezighi, the first American to win the race since Alberto Salazar...

2011-04-01 16:10:00

NORWALK, Conn., April 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- April is Alcohol Awareness Month, and Diageo, the world's leading spirits, wine and beer company, and industry leader in promoting responsible drinking, marked the occasion by congratulating Apolo Ohno, the most decorated US Winter Olympian for presenting The Century Council's interactive 'Ask, Listen, Learn: Kids and Alcohol Don't Mix' program at the Cloonan Middle school in Stamford. Guy Smith, Executive Vice President, Diageo North...

2010-08-11 07:00:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- One is known for icing the competition - the other heats up the basketball court. Although they're from completely different ends of the sporting spectrum, there's one thing these world-class athletes both agree on, lowfat chocolate milk is a "natural" at helping them refuel and replenish their bodies after strenuous exercise. Eight-time speed skating medalist Apolo Anton Ohno and USA Basketball Men's National Team member Chris Bosh are the latest...

2010-06-03 17:00:00

KAHULUI, Hawaii, June 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The most decorated Winter Olympian in U.S. history and winners of the "Follow Apolo to Hawaii" sweepstakes today landed on Maui aboard a specially themed aircraft to begin a five-day Hawaiian vacation with Apolo Ohno. Ohno and the three winners from Seattle, Boise, Idaho, and Soldotna, Alaska, were greeted by Hawaii Lt. Gov. James R. "Duke" Aiona, Jr., Maui County Mayor Charmaine Tavares and the Maui Surf Groms, a local youth group hoping...