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2014-07-28 23:10:20

U.S. Athlete 63, Wins IPSF 2014 World Pole Sports Championship in London, England Los Angeles, Calif., July 27, 2014 - (PRWEB) July 28, 2014 Greta Pontarelli, 63, won her third world title in 12 months by earning the Masters Champion title at the World Pole Sports Championships in London on July 20, proving that age is no obstacle for this athlete. She is the only U.S. competitor to qualify, place and win at the event hosted by the International Pole Sports Federation (IPSF). Over 150...

2014-07-28 23:10:15

Somax Performance Institute pleased to announce that team won state championships with 35-3 record after Somax workouts. Tiburon, CA (PRWEB) July 28, 2014 Baseball players 17 and older on the Warriors high school team worked out on 7 Somax Power Hip Trainers during the season, pumped up their batting average from .321 to .382, bumped up their swing speed as much as 15 mph, and won the state championship with a 35-3 record. One of the players improved so much that he is now in line for a...

2014-07-28 23:04:49

Table Tennis Tournament Founded to Unite Chicago Tech Professionals and Support Future Technologists Chicago, IL (PRWEB) July 28, 2014 This fall will kick off the first annual Chicago Table Tennis Tech Tournament, “T4Youth,” hosted on October 2nd, 2014 and all proceeds will go to fund the Chicago Tech Academy. Ryan Pollock, managing partner of Objective Paradigm and one of T4Youth’s founders, said of the tournament, “T4Youth was developed with the intent of bringing together...

2014-07-28 23:01:36

Ticket Down has slashed ticket prices for AS Roma vs. Real Madrid in Dallas, Texas at the Cotton Bowl Stadium and diehard soccer fans can add promo/coupon code SOCCER-2014 for added savings. This match featuring international soccer teams is in conjunction with the 2014 Guinness International Champions Cup. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) July 28, 2014 Ticket Down is reliable source for cheap Real Madrid vs. AS Roma tickets in Dallas, TX at the Cotton Bowl. The 2014 Guinness International Champions...

2014-07-28 23:01:17

Ticket Down announces that South American soccer powerhouses, Brazil and Colombia, will tangle on US soil in a highly anticipated exhibition match at Sun Life Stadium on Friday, September 5th. This well-known ticket exchange is extending their customer appreciation promo code SOCCER-2014 for added savings on any Brazil vs. Colombia tickets. Miami, FL (PRWEB) July 28, 2014 Ticket Down is a dependable source for cheap Brazil vs. Colombia tickets in Miami, FL at the Sun Life Stadium in...

2014-07-28 23:00:38

Ticket Down announces that it has slashed ticket prices across the board for the Guinness International Champions Cup Match at Yankee Stadium. Tickets for the battle between soccer powerhouses Liverpool FC and Manchester City are in high demand and this popular ticket exchange encourages diehard soccer fans to use their customer appreciation promo/coupon code SOCCER-2014 for added savings. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 28, 2014 Ticket Down is a reputable source for authentic tickets for the...

2014-07-28 20:24:05

LOS ANGELES, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- During 58 years of marriage and more than three decades as a co-owner of the Clippers, Shelly Sterling stayed out of the limelight. But in a time of crisis, she stepped out of the shadows to do what was right for her family, for the Clippers and for all of Los Angeles. We owe her a great debt of gratitude. She had the courage to stand up against her husband, take control of the Clippers, negotiate a record-shattering $2 billion price and go...

2014-07-28 16:24:08

The Dynamic Shut Down Cornerback Joins the Brand's Roster of World-Class Athletes BALTIMORE, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Under Armour has signed two-time First-Team NFL All-Pro cornerback Patrick Peterson to a multi-year partnership. Selected to the Pro Bowl in each of his first three seasons, Peterson is an elite playmaker with game-changing speed and has established himself as one of the top young players in the NFL. Along with a growing list of NFL stars, he will train and...

2014-07-28 16:23:24

NBA, NHL, MLB, MLS, WNBA and Collegiate-Branded Fitness Equipment Now Available NEW YORK, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Motivated by its passion for fitness, athletics and team pride, CIRRUS Fitness, a producer of authentic, high-quality collegiate and professional sports licensed fitness equipment, broke the industry standard after the completion of separate licensing agreements with the NBA, NHL, MLB, MLS and WNBA. These deals strengthen CIRRUS Fitness' position as the only fitness...

2014-07-28 12:26:20

$10.5 million project will transform degraded fields in Griffith Park into beautiful 26-acre facility for local soccer players LOS ANGELES, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thirty years to the day after he ascended the Coliseum steps and lit the flame to open the 1984 Olympic Games in Los Angeles, track and field legend Rafer Johnson joined with fellow Olympians, city leaders and young soccer players in Griffith Park to announce the $10.5 million renovation of the John Ferraro Athletic...


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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Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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