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2014-09-08 23:09:01

National non-profit World T.E.A.M. Sports' annual Adventure Team Challenge in Colorado's remote Gore Range September 12-14 will bring together teams of disabled and able-bodied athletes for an inspiring three-stage outdoor adventure race. Eagle, Colorado (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 The annual Adventure Team Challenge from national non-profit World T.E.A.M. Sports brings together teams of disabled and able-bodied athletes for a three-stage outdoor adventure race in Colorado’s...

2014-09-08 23:05:39

Ticket Down announces that tickets for Usher’s “UR Experience” Tour at: Centre Bell in Montreal, Quebec; Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, PA; Air Canada Centre in Toronto, ON; Madison Square Garden (MSG) in New York, NY; Verizon Center in Washington, DC; TD Garden in Boston, MA; Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, NJ; United Center in Chicago, IL; Staples Center in Los Angeles, CA; SAP Center in San Jose, CA; Key Arena in Seattle, WA; and Rogers Arena in Vancouver, BC go on sale to...

2014-09-08 23:02:52

Best practices for concussion safety education will be among the topics addressed at the groundbreaking youth sports health and safety SmartTeams Play Safe™: Protecting the Health & Safety of the Whole Child In Youth Sports By Implementing Best Practices summit on Monday, September 15, 2014 at Harvard Medical School in Boston, sponsored by MomsTEAM Institute, a leading youth sports health and safety think tank and watchdog group. Concord, MA (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 Best...

2014-09-08 23:00:42

Ticket Down reports that demand is through the roof for Brazil vs. Ecuador tickets at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ. This popular ticket reseller is offering promo/coupon code CHEAP for additional savings. East Rutherford, NJ (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 Ticket Down is reporting record demand for Ecuador and Brazil at MetLife Stadium at MetLife Stadium on Tuesday, September 9th. Soccer fans in the United States have been attending international friendlies in record numbers due to...

2014-09-08 20:22:18

ROCKPORT, Texas, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Devon Still, Cincinnati Bengals' former defensive tackle, is 6 feet 5 inches and weighs 305 pounds. STICKMAN STEW(®) measures 13 inches and weighs less than an ounce. Surprisingly, the two have a lot in common. Both are big on respect. And bigger still are The Cincinnati Bengals. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140908/144168 Just as the NFL season kicked off yesterday, the Bengals earned the Rockport, Texas toy company's...

2014-09-08 16:23:02

-- Tickets on Sale for Second Annual "Rivalry on Ice" Hockey Game Between Harvard and Yale at Madison Square Garden -- NEW YORK, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- America's most storied collegiate rivals return to Madison Square Garden for their second annual "Rivalry on Ice" hockey game on January 10, 2015. In the inaugural game last January, brand ambassadors Mark Messier, Mike Richter and Dominic Moore set the stage by dropping the puck with Secretary of State John Kerry as Yale...

2014-09-08 16:22:52

Special Appearance Saturday by Vida Blue PITTSBURGH, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DICK'S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S. based full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, will be opening its 35(th) store in California and 581(st) store nationwide on Friday, September 19(th) at Sherwood Mall in Stockton, CA (5354 Pacific Avenue). DICK'S three-day grand opening celebration will run through Sunday, September 21(st). The store will open at 8:00 a.m. Friday and...

2014-09-08 16:22:35

Special Appearance Sunday by Eric Moulds PITTSBURGH, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DICK'S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S. based full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, will be opening its 6(th) store in Mississippi and 580(th) store nationwide on Friday, September 19(th) at University Mall in Columbus, MS (2041 U.S. 45). DICK'S three-day grand opening celebration will run through Sunday, September 21(st). The store will open at 8:00 a.m. Friday and Saturday and...

2014-09-08 16:22:28

Serving as the Exclusive Digital Signage and Display Partner, Toshiba Showcases Cutting-Edge Technology Allowing for the Ultimate Fan Experience LOS ANGELES, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Toshiba America Business Solutions, Inc. has been named a "Founding Partner" and the Official Electronics Provider of STAPLES Center by AEG, owners of the downtown Los Angeles sports and entertainment arena. As the exclusive supplier of digital signage and displays for the arena, Toshiba will...

2014-09-08 12:30:53

STAMFORD, Conn., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Juliska announced today the dates of their much anticipated Tent Sale. The annual shopping event is scheduled for September 13(th) - 22(nd), 2014 from 9am- 6pm daily. The sale will be held under a big top tent across the street from the Flagship Store located at 465 Canal Street. New this year will include an array of furniture for sale, secured flooring for the 5,000 square foot tent allowing customers to easily navigate their way...


Latest Sports Reference Libraries

Agricultural Show
2013-08-21 06:49:05

An Agricultural Show is a public event and is synonymous with the term state and county fairs. Agricultural shows exhibit all things pertaining to agriculture including equipment, animals, sports, and recreation. Livestock entered into the show is judged for various merits with ribbons being awarded. Competitions are held as well as trading of equipment and breeding stock. Agricultural shows are an intricate part of life in small country towns or other farming communities. The shows can...

Southern Cricket Frog, Acris gryllus
2013-07-26 13:49:45

The Southern Cricket Frog (Acris gryllus) is a small Hylid frog that is native to the Southeastern United States. It's very similar in appearance and habits to the Northern Cricket Frog, Acris crepitans, and was previously conspecific. The scientific name Acris is from the Greek word for locust, and the species name gryllus is Latin for cricket. The Southern Cricket Frog is approximately 0.75 to 1.5 inches. It has a pointed snout. The hind leg is more than half of the body length when...

European Free-tailed Bat, Tadarida teniotis or Tadarida insignis
2013-06-18 12:46:10

The European free-tailed bat (Tadarida teniotis or Tadarida insignis) is a species of free-tailed bat that is native to many areas in the Old World. It was reportedly seen in Korea in 1931, but no other reports have been recorded since that year. The body length of this species reaches between 3.3 inches and 3.7 inches, with a wing length of up to 2.5 inches. The European free-tailed bat appears on the IUCN Red List with a conservation status of “Least Concern.” Image Caption: European...

Big-eared Woolly Bat, Chrotopterus auritus
2012-07-17 11:09:49

The big-eared woolly bat (Chrotopterus auritus), also known as Peter’s woolly false vampire bat and the false woolly vampire bat, is the only member of its genus. It is native to South and Central America, with a range that includes southern Brazil, Paraguay, and southern Mexico to Argentina. It prefers a habitat within subtropical forests, roosting in hollow logs and caves. The big-eared woolly bat is large, making it a rather slow flier. It will fly at altitudes of up to 6.5 feet. It...

Natterer's Bat, Myotis nattereri
2012-06-25 17:20:04

Natterer's bat (Myotis nattereri) is a small bat that is native to Europe. Typically, this bat bears brown fur on the back, wing, and leg membranes, with the wings appearing to be lighter in color. The underbelly is white in color. Its name is derived from Johann Natterer, an Austrian naturalist. As is typical with bats, Natterer’s bat uses echolocation to navigate and find food. The frequencies of its calls range between 23 and 115 kHz and can last up to 3.8 milliseconds. During the hot...

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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
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