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2014-09-04 23:09:57

Missouri State Field Hockey program opens new stadium with Sporturf™ FIH71 field hockey product. FIH71 is a Field Hockey World Cup style synthetic surface designed to provide the best performance available for field hockey. Springfield, MO (PRWEB) September 04, 2014 Offering student-athletes a state-of-the-art playing surface for Field Hockey was Missouri States number one priority when selecting the new field hockey pitch. Missouri State shifted toward the World Cup standard in...

2014-08-11 12:20:44

Partnership Includes "Save of the Night" Feature and Sponsorship of the WNFR Bullfighters GREENVILLE, Pa., Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WEATHER GUARD(®), an industry leader in truck and van equipment, announces its partnership with the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (PRCA) and is now the official truck box of the PRCA. As part of the sponsorship, the WEATHER GUARD(®) brand will be seen by rodeo fans through a variety of offline and online channels, including the "Save of...

2014-08-08 23:07:18

Head Over Heels Athletic Arts is pleased to announce that Michael Ashe has been selected by the USA Gymnastics Men’s Technical Committee as a gymnastics judge at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China. Emeryville, CA (PRWEB) August 08, 2014 Head Over Heels Athletic Arts is pleased to announce that Michael Ashe has been selected by the USA Gymnastics Men’s Technical Committee as a gymnastics judge at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China. Ashe is the Head Coach of...

2014-07-09 20:21:54

LEXINGTON, Ky., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- July 13th a unique tournament comes to the Kentucky Horse Park. The National Women's Bluegrass Invitational! Sponsored by Check Into Cash, Hardwick Clothes, Nespresso, Noble Outfitters, Polo Line, and PQ Magazine, the first ever National Women's Blue Grass Invitational kicks off on Thursday, July 10 with a "Meet the Players" reception at 6:00PM in downtown Lexington at Portifino's Restaurant....

2014-05-27 12:28:55

BOWIE, Texas, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Hat Company is proud to announce it is the official cowboy hat of The National Little Britches Rodeo Association, NLBRA. The partnership kicks off with The National Little Britches Rodeo Association Finals, July 21(st_ )26(th) in Pueblo, Colorado. The NLBRA has over 300 rodeos throughout the year across the United States. The National Little Britches Rodeo Association promotes the sport of rodeo and young people ages 5-18...

2014-05-24 23:00:31

After taking line honours at the offshore Volcano race earlier this week, Esimit Europa 2 victoriously concluded the Rolex Capri Sailing Week in a competitive Maxi fleet by crossing the finish line first at today’s coastal race. The win at the 230 nautical mile offshore race was already the 29th consecutive win for Esimit Europa 2 since its christening in 2010. Capri (PRWEB) May 24, 2014 Maxi yachts competing at the Rolex Capri Sailing Week today concluded the racing at the 10th edition...

2014-05-01 16:27:06

Fastest growing participatory sport takes important step towards global unification BOSTON, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Spartan Race, Inc., the world's leading obstacle racing company, today announced the selection of legendary adventure race icon, Ian Adamson (www.ianadamson.com), to lead the International Obstacle Racing Federation (IORF) (www.ObstacleRacing.org). The IORF, the creation of which Spartan Race also announced today, will serve as the international governing body of...

2014-04-30 08:27:09

NOTTINGHAM, England, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On the 7th May this year's Badminton Horse Trials begin, an event in which riders and their horses take part in three phases of the competition including cross country, dressage and show jumping. The event begins on Wednesday 7th May with the first inspection, followed by two days of dressage, a cross country test and finishing on the final day with the jumping test. The first inspection involves all horses being...

2014-04-24 23:00:40

Head Over Heels Athletic Arts’ Head Boys Coach Michael Ashe Judges at the 2014 Korea Cup Emeryville, CA (PRWEB) April 24, 2014 Head Over Heels Athletic Arts is pleased to announce that Michael Ashe has been selected by the USA Gymnastics Men’s Technical Committee as a judge for the US delegation at the 2014 Korea Cup. Ashe is the Head Coach of Head Over Heels’ Boys Team Program as well as the Vice President of the Northern California Gymnastics Judges Association and Regional...

2014-04-08 23:00:51

Experienced winter sports athletes are on the slopes now. Consider the risks of skiing and snowboarding, and how disability insurance coverage can protect your income should an injury occur. Ontario, CA (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 Whether skiing or snowboarding, there are many different opinions out there as to which of these winter sports is more dangerous. The truth is, there are injuries in both sports, especially head injuries, which can be life threatening. Some businesses have taken a...


Word of the Day
out-herod
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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