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2014-09-12 12:24:05

PGA Tour Professional Lucas Glover to Make Special Appearance PITTSBURGH, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Golf Galaxy, a full-line, specialty golf retailer, announces its plans to open its store in Cary, NC. The grand opening celebration is slated for September 19(th) thru the 21(st )at Parkside Town Commons (1030 Parkside Main Street). New store hours will be Monday through Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., and Sunday 10:00a.m. to 6p.m. "We are extremely excited about our newest...

2014-09-03 12:28:04

Premier specialty sporting goods retailer teams up with Reebok to host national sweepstake LOS ANGELES, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Premier specialty sporting goods retailer Sport Chalet has partnered with Reebok to give one lucky winner a first class fitness experience as part of its Adventures of a Lifetime sweepstakes. This adventure will take the winner from coast to coast, starting with a trip to the Reebok CrossFit One Box in Boston for exclusive training sessions, the latest Reebok...

2014-08-26 12:25:45

Air Leak Issue in Helmets Could Increase Player's Risk of Sustaining Head or Neck Injuries PITTSBURGH, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HeadSmart(TM)Labs, a Healy Ventures LLC company, today announced preliminary findings from its pilot study on football helmet inflation. The study indicated a widespread air leak issue where Riddell brand air-bladder equipped helmets were unable to sustain inflated air pressure which could potentially pose an increased risk of concussion to athletes who wear the...

2014-08-26 12:25:06

World's Leading Helmet Manufacturer Combines Flexibility and Functionality; Latest Offering Aims to Enhance Player Performance and Protection ROSEMONT, Ill., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The future of football helmets has arrived. Riddell today officially introduced the SpeedFlex, a new helmet that reduces impact force transfer to the athlete by selectively adding flexibility to key helmet components. The latest offering from the world's leading helmet manufacturer also boasts...

2014-08-19 12:25:50

Premier specialty sporting goods retailer empowers athletes to pursue their passions through a series of sweepstakes LOS ANGELES, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Premier specialty sporting goods retailer Sport Chalet is encouraging athletes to explore their adventurous side with the kick off of its new Adventures of a Lifetime sweepstakes starting today. Now through Nov. 9, athletes can choose to enter six invigorating adventures crafted to deliver some of the most thrilling athletic...

2014-08-15 08:23:49

PITTSBURGH, Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Golf Galaxy, a full-line, interactive golf retailer, announces its plans to relocate its store in Castleton, IN The new store is expected to open in Fall 2014 and will feature brands such as Callaway, Cleveland, Cobra, PING, TaylorMade, Titleist and Nike among others. To celebrate the new store in Castleton, Golf Galaxy will host a three-day weekend of grand opening festivities with a variety of giveaways and special appearances in-store....

2014-08-15 08:23:48

PITTSBURGH, Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Golf Galaxy, a full-line, interactive golf retailer, announces its plans to open a new store in Cary, NC. The new store is expected to open in Fall 2014 and will feature brands such as Callaway, Cleveland, Cobra, PING, TaylorMade, Titleist and Nike among others. To celebrate the new store in Cary, Golf Galaxy will host a three-day weekend of grand opening festivities with a variety of giveaways and special appearances in-store. Additional...

2014-08-07 16:25:02

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Operating Committee on Standards for Athletic Equipment (NOCSAE) is dedicated to improving athletic equipment and decreasing injuries in sports. As the Fall sports season begins, the conversation surrounding helmets and concussion prevention increases. To help anyone pursuing a story on helmets, standards, testing or concussions, many of the experts from NOCSAE are available for interviews. Experts: Mike Oliver, executive...

2014-08-06 12:26:22

Premier specialty sporting goods retailer prepares students for the new school year with its large selection of backpacks LOS ANGELES, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As summer ends and the start of school nears, back-to-school shopping is a necessity for every student wanting to head back in style. To supply students with the tools they need to succeed, premier specialty sporting goods retailer Sport Chalet offers the latest in backpacks, all which serve a variety of needs....

2014-08-05 16:25:22

MONTREAL, Aug. 5, 2014 /CNW/ - During Tuesday's practice round of Canada's National Championship at the historic Royal Montreal Golf Club, adidas Golf gave eight (8) lucky spectators the opportunity to participate in a once in a lifetime golf adventure. In addition to getting up close and personal with the tours finest, including Canada's own Mike Weir, our wide-eyed fans were immersed in an afternoon of incredible experiences. Please click on the link below to view "adidas Golf...


Latest Sports equipment Reference Libraries

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2010-11-24 15:29:37

The boomerang is a flying tool, made of wood or carbon fiber-reinforced plastic, with a curved shape that is often used as a weapon or for sport. They have also been made of bones and come in many different shapes and sizes depending on their geographic or tribal origins and their intended function. The most commonly recognizable type is the returning boomerang which travels in an elliptical path and returns to its point of origin. The returning boomerang has lopsided wings in order to create...

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2010-11-19 16:36:05

A wetsuit, worn by divers, windsurfers, and others engaged in water sports, is a garment, made of foamed neoprene that provides thermal insulation, abrasion resistance, and buoyancy. The suit provides insulation through bubbles of gas enclosed within the material which reduces its ability to conduct heat. These bubbles also provide buoyancy in water. Contrary to popular belief the layer of warm water trapped between the suit and the skin provides very little thermal insulation. Wetsuits...

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Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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