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2014-01-30 23:27:01

New Fundraising Technology Enables First Tee of Oakland to Expand Its Reach With Charity Fundraising Golf Event Portland, OR (PRWEB) January 30, 2014 The First Tee of Oakland, Oakland, CA, has announced their decision to utilize VIE Sports Inc.’s recently launched, gamified social (giving) platform - VIE Connect™ to materially enhance their Golf for Our Future event, at the Metropolitan Golf Links (Metro), their home course, located in Oakland, CA. Proceeds from this event benefit The...

2014-01-29 23:33:05

The Catalyst Golf Performance Center is a one-stop operation for golf instruction, coaching, physical fitness and rehabilitation, club fitting and repair, practice and indoor virtual golf simulation, all housed in a 7,500 sq. ft. facility in Lincoln Park. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) January 29, 2014 Catalyst Golf Performance (CPG) is opening the first and only all-encompassing, world-class and Tour-caliber indoor golf performance center featuring virtual golf simulation near Chicago’s Lincoln...

2014-01-29 23:21:27

New research report "Travel and Tourism in Iceland to 2017" worked out by Timetric has been recently published by Market Publishers Ltd. According to the study, Iceland has recently witnessed an increase in the arrivals of tourists from the emerging countries. London, UK (PRWEB) January 29, 2014 In 2008, the Icelandic travel and tourism industry witnessed a considerable downturn due to the difficult economic situation in the country and the collapse of 3 commercial banks....

2014-01-28 23:04:51

MobiCoach is the world’s first marketplace - connecting golfers with coaches remotely anytime, anywhere. With the aid of the free SwingTIP iOS app, and the optional SwingTIP wireless motion sensor, golfers can improve their game via a live, remote lesson with a coach anywhere in the world. Santa Clara, CA (PRWEB) January 28, 2014 Sports training will soon never be the same. Mobiplex, makers of SwingTIP, are today introducing MobiCoach—the world’s first real-time, remote golf...

2014-01-24 08:23:13

NFL Heroes and Fans Unite to Raise Funds for the NFL Foundation in a Celebrity Bowling Showdown at Bowlmor Chelsea Piers NEW YORK, Jan. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GoBowling.com is teaming with one of the biggest NFL legends of all time to host the 9(th) Annual NFL Foundation Super Bowl Celebrity Bowling Classic at Bowlmor Chelsea Piers. Emceed by celebrated Super Bowl champion and football star, Ed 'Too Tall' Jones, the tournament aims to increase awareness and bring in donations for...

2014-01-23 12:22:38

MIAMI, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- FIU researchers are using technology and principles derived from the traditional Japanese art of origami to create remarkably compact and incredibly efficient antennas and electronics. "By using origami geometries we can reconfigure antennas to whatever shape fits our purpose," said Stavros Georgakopoulos, assistant professor in FIU's Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. "These geometries offer unique advantages of...

2014-01-22 23:31:43

The Conditioning Spa (http://www.conditioningspa.com) invites the community for an Open House on Saturday, February 8th from 7am-6pm at 2640 11th Avenue, Greeley, CO. Kick off the New Year by enjoying the facilities and classes all day for free. Greeley, CO (PRWEB) January 22, 2014 Whether you are interested in programs for mental or physical well-being, The Conditioning Spa Health and Fitness Center offers a number of programs that will fit one’s developmental needs and a busy...

2014-01-22 23:26:09

First Ever Golf Rewards Program - an Incentive to Play More Golf Clive, Iowa (PRWEB) January 22, 2014 A round of golf just got more rewarding thanks to GolfRz, an innovative mobile app for golfers who will be able to earn credits towards valuable vacation packages, cruises, gift cards, a dozen golf balls and free rounds as they accrue points from frequent play at courses in the U.S. and share information via social media. “Today, consumers are accustomed to earning points or rewards...

2014-01-21 23:30:14

The new “Benefits Of Golf” report posted on the website Vkool.com provides people with many positive effects of playing golf. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) January 21, 2014 The new “Benefits Of Golf” report on the website Vkool.com is divided into two main parts, which cover many aspects of playing golf. The article is specifically designed for those who love playing golf and want to prevent golf injuries effectively. In the first part of the article, the author reveals that playing golf...

2014-01-21 16:20:11

K1 Speed, the nation's premier indoor karting company, opens second San Diego facility near downtown IRVINE, Calif., Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The nation's largest go-kart company, K1 Speed, cuts the ribbon to their second San Diego facility January 27(th) at 4:30pm, and celebrates their grand opening February 9(th), 12pm-5pm. This location pays a special homage to the karting chain, which opened with their first facility in Carlsbad 10 years ago. "We couldn't be more thrilled...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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