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2014-10-31 23:12:38

TITIN will take their patented, weighted compression gear into the Shark Tank in hopes of securing a partnership with one of the famed Sharks. New York, New York (PRWEB) October 31, 2014 It’s an investor feeding frenzy on the set of the exciting TV series Shark Tank, and TITIN will test the waters tonight at 9 P.M. EST on ABC. TITIN, a corporate client of premier consulting agency CelebExperts, has created an innovative new line of weighted compression gear that is unlike any other...

2014-10-27 12:26:18

San Diego based SKLZ expands line of Warm-Up & Recovery products to suit individual pressure preferences for optimal muscle health and maintenance. SAN DIEGO, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SKLZ, a Pro Performance Company that provides athletes with innovative products and programs, announces the expansion of their Warm-Up & Recovery line now available for sale through SKLZ.com and select retail partners. Designed in collaboration with EXOS, a leader in proactive health and...

2014-10-22 23:13:45

Micro-Endorsement Company, opendorse becomes first in the industry to automate Instagram deals with professional athletes. With opendorse, marketers can reach an estimated 90 million Instagram users with in-depth analytics on athletes and activate new endorsement deals in minutes. Lincoln, NE (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 opendorse is changing the endorsement game once again. In 2013, opendorse released the athlete endorsement marketplace, a software platform, built in-house, designed to allow...

2014-10-17 08:23:56

ROSEMONT, Ill., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Sophie* is a 15 year old cross country runner who has a history of a foot stress fracture and shin splints. Often she does not eat prior to her workouts. Recently she has felt fatigued and weak during her races, saying her legs feel heavy and she sometimes feels dizzy. She has been running every day, averaging 40-50 miles a week, and has lost 18 pounds in the past year. At times she feels running has become a compulsion....

2014-10-10 23:05:52

When an athlete is recovering from back surgery that player not only needs to heal and rehabilitate the injury at hand, but also has to regain his overall athletic physique. Fort Lauderdale, Florida (PRWEB) October 10, 2014 Spine injuries that require surgical intervention will involve not just a visit to the surgical bay, but also post-op healing time followed by a physical therapy regimen suited to that individual’s rehab needs. For the average person this can take several weeks. In...

2014-10-09 16:25:33

For the first time in five years, basketball topples the NFL for the No. 1 position, with the top ten positions overall revealing a remarkable balance of power among individuals in a range of sports NEW YORK, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (No. 1), Seattle Seahawks' Russell Wilson (No. 2), and Oklahoma City Thunder's Kevin Durant (No. 3) top the Horrow Sports Ventures/MVPindex 2014 POWER 100 ranking of the world's most powerful pro athletes in the...

2014-10-02 23:04:24

The Hawks roll out groundbreaking fan platform and conduct Athletic Department Study with Evolution Sports Partners (ESP). Morristown, NJ (PRWEB) October 02, 2014 Damon Evans, Founder and Managing Director of Evolution Sports Partners (“ESP”), and former Athletic Director at the University of Georgia, has announced that the University of Hartford Athletic Department will implement its FanGauge™ program to drive fan engagement, retention and data optimization for the Hawks. In...

2014-09-22 12:26:05

NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Who: Athlete Ally, the nation's largest non-profit organization in LGBT sports, dedicated to eliminating homophobia and transphobia in athletic communities through educational programs of inclusion, respect, and allyship. What: The Inaugural Athlete Ally Action Awards celebrates the pioneering actions by individuals and organizations in 2014 that helped...

2014-09-19 23:07:48

Perfect Play 360 is the affordable new recruiting app designed to put the power back in the hands of the student athlete and their parents. Kalamazoo, MI (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 Access Mobility 24 announced the launch of their newest app, Perfect Play 360 (PP360), designed for student athletes to market themselves to college coaches. PP360 provides a cloud-based application where athletes can upload video, pictures, and documents (i.e. transcript, athletic assessments, rosters,...

2014-09-18 12:26:39

True Sport Performance Brand Highlights New Fabrics and All-Terrain Wear with Updated Line of Running, Team and Training Products IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Embarking on a new season of advanced technologies designed to meet the needs of every kind of athlete, ASICS America reveals its Spring 2015 collection with brand new products as well as updates to immortal favorites in footwear, apparel and accessories. With a focus on overcoming the elements and...


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  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
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