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2014-07-08 23:06:26

Bruce Reider, MD, prominent sports medicine orthopaedic surgeon and University of Chicago team physician was inducted into the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine’s (AOSSM) Hall of Fame at its Annual Meeting in Seattle, WA on Friday, July 11th. AOSSM Hall of Famers are individuals in the sports medicine community who have contributed immensely and set themselves apart from others in the field. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 Bruce Reider, MD, prominent sports medicine...

2014-07-08 23:05:47

Summer fun roller derby book for tweens in book stores now. Available at Barnes & Noble, Amazon, Tattered Cover, and other local bookstores (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 The first roller derby inspired book for tweens has rolled into bookstores across the country. Hitting shelves July 1, 2014, Rise of the Undead Redhead is the first book in the Dorothy’s Derby Chronicles series. Young readers are in for action-packed fun that inspires young girls to be strong, independent, and confident...

2014-07-08 23:05:21

While soccer players are warming up on the pitch, soccer announcers are prepping their vocal chords by munching on apples. Vienna, VA (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 They were thrilled by Team USA’s a-peel-ing performance in the FIFA World Cup, then shaken to the core by the team’s heartbreaking round of 16 loss. But now, U.S. Apple Association has found a bite of solace by learning savvy soccer announcers have been fueled by apples throughout the celebrated tournament to prepare for their...

2014-07-08 23:05:07

Australian powerhouse and Team Cellucor Athlete, Calum von Moger, was crowned Mr. Universe in the Extreme Body Class at the 2014 WFF Universe Championships in Seoul, South Korea. New York, N.Y. (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 The World Fitness Federation (WFF) Universe Championships call on elite bodybuilding athletes from around the world to take the stage and compete for the ultimate title in their respective categories. Team Cellucor Athlete, Calum von Moger, took home the coveted Mr. Universe...

2014-07-08 23:03:21

Max Muscle Sports Nutrition sponsored the GPA Maximum Exposure Football Camp in Hawaii earlier this month by supplying body analysis and free products to the athletes. (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 Earlier this month Max Muscle Sports Nutrition sponsored the GPA Maximum Exposure Football Camp in Hawaii. The camp hosted 50 college coaches from various schools on the mainland, making the ratio six athletes to every one coach! This experience exposed athletes to major colleges and ten college...

2014-07-08 23:00:57

The 2014 Major League Baseball All-Star Break will begin on Monday, July 14. The game will take place on the evening of Tuesday, July 15, and all fans interested in attending this Midsummer showcase can find an affordable selection of All-Star Game tickets now at TicketProcess.com. (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 The Home Run Derby and other events will take place over the course of Monday before the greats of the game take to Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota to determine which league will...

2014-07-08 23:00:41

Pro Player Health Alliance congratulates Dr. Harry Sugg in Dallas, Texas on becoming a member of the NFLPA Dental Program for retired players directed by Dr. Gordon in Pennsylvania. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 Pro Player Health Alliance publicly congratulates Dr. Harry Sugg in Dallas, Texas on becoming the fifteenth member of the NFLPA Dental Program for retired players directed by Dr. Gordon in Pennsylvania. Dr. Sugg, the only dentist in the program that treats TMD and sleep apnea,...

2014-07-08 23:00:39

Ticket Down has cut ticket prices across the board for the big match between soccer powerhouses Manchester City and Liverpool FC at Yankee Stadium on Wednesday, July 30th. This well known ticket exchange is offering their customer appreciation promo/coupon code SOCCER-2014 for added savings. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 Ticket Down is a reputable source for affordable soccer tickets for Manchester City vs. Liverpool FC at Yankee Stadium. This match is in conjunction with the 2014...

2014-07-08 20:21:34

Award will be presented at Santa Anita Park on October 25th during the JMMF's "Day at the Races/Monte Carlo Night" event PASADENA, Calif., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On October 25th, Hall of Fame sports columnist Rick Reilly will officially have his name affixed to one of his idols when his name is inscribed upon the Jim Murray Memorial Foundation's "Great Ones" Trophy, a bronze bust of Pulitzer Prize winner, Jim Murray. Reilly, who announced his retirement from sports writing...

2014-07-08 12:26:42

Club Alliances, Campaigning In Full Swing; Morneau, Sale Hold Early Leads; MLB.com Data Map Shows How NEW YORK, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Club alliances have formalized. T-shirts have been printed. Voting parties are scheduled. Teammates are campaigning. All collectively setting the stage for a wild, and always unpredictable, three-day dash to the 2014 All-Star Game MLB.com Final Vote Sponsored by Experian (#FinalVote) as tens of millions of online votes will be added to the more...


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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