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2014-10-17 23:01:39

Award-winning Massachusetts moving company will host an interactive expo tent and provide logistics for the world’s largest rowing regatta. Cambridge, MA (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 The Gentle Giant Moving Company today announced the renewal of its successful sponsorship of the Head Of The Charles Regatta. The Massachusetts-based national, local and long distance moving company is pleased to once again sponsor this world renowned rowing race and fall festival. Gentle Giant will provide...

2014-10-17 16:23:32

PORTLAND, Ore., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The University of Portland baseball program is on the rise, and an iconic baseball brand is helping them get there. The Pilots will kick off the 2015 season next spring on a brand new baseball field from AstroTurf®, the originators of the synthetic turf industry. Installation of the state-of-the-art playing surface is underway. A camera has been set up and uploads photos to AstroTurf's website every five minutes. The progress can be...

2014-10-17 08:24:07

Keirin Cut Jeans makes debut splash on Kickstarter SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Champion cyclist and aspiring Olympian Beth Newell has thunder thighs, and is proud of it. While Newell's impressive leg strength propels her to the finish line of prestigious cycling competitions worldwide, at home, she struggles to fit her muscular thighs in the traditional cuts offered by major jean manufacturers. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141016/152685 Newell is not...

2014-10-17 08:23:45

Weiner, Prommer Article in NJ Star-Ledger: BASEBALL "COVERING UP FOR HOMERS" AND "THEY DO NOT WANT TO KNOW" WASHINGTON and NEWARK, N.J., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Former White House National Drug Policy spokesman Robert Weiner, who helped to create WADA and USADA, and Florian Prommer, Robert Weiner Associates' senior sports policy analyst, have published an op-ed in today's Star-Ledger, "Major League Baseball Continues to Balk on Player Drug Use -- Drugged World Series Stars?"...

2014-10-17 04:21:41

Garth Brooks Greensboro Coliseum tickets are available in the public market today, and online provider QueenBeeTickets.com is delighting customers with great seats at reduced prices. Garth Brooks concert tickets for the shows in Greensboro, NC at Greensboro Coliseum in November are expected to be hot sellers across markets today. OSHKOSH, Wis., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- QueenBeeTickets.com is presenting Garth Brooks Greensboro Coliseum tickets for the country singer's...

2014-10-17 00:20:56

PLANO, Texas, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The WorldVentures Foundation(TM), the philanthropic arm of WorldVentures(TM), and W.W. Woolfolk Boys & Girls Club in Atlanta collaborated today for the opening of the city's first DreamCourt. The official ribbon-cutting ceremony, held at the W.W. Woolfolk Boys & Girls Club, unveiled a state-of-the-art basketball court funded by the WorldVentures Foundation, Nancy Lieberman Foundation and Sport Court International....

2014-10-16 23:14:59

Olympic Gold Medalist, high jumper, and fitness trainer, Charles Austin has created the revolutionary piece of equipment known as Total Body Board that is a result of the training Charles used during his athletic career. It is a single piece of fitness equipment that is safe for all levels of fitness, gets great results, reduces training time, is fun and allows the users to be creative with their training routine. San Marcos, TX (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 After years of development, based...

2014-10-16 23:13:09

Sky Zone, creator of the world’s first wall-to-wall trampoline playing courts, opened its much anticipated 43,000 sq. ft. facility at the Liberty Tree Mall in Danvers, MA on Saturday, October 11, 2014 with healthy, happy recreation and high-flying fun for guests of all ages. Danvers, MA (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 News of the nation’s largest Sky Zone opening in Danvers generated a flood of interest on social media and brought in substantial crowds during the weekend’s Grand Opening....

2014-10-16 23:11:18

Following a successful inaugural event last fall and on-going sports safety public awareness campaign, the New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA) is holding its 2nd annual “Athletic Training Recognition Week” from Friday, October 17 through Sunday, October 26, 2014. It is the hope of NYSATA that by promoting events like this throughout the year, the importance of establishing thorough emergency protocols and providing appropriate medical personnel, such as a...

2014-10-16 23:09:27

Kevin Shattenkirk, professional hockey player for the St. Louis Blues, will meet fans and sign autographs at Uncle Bob's Self Storage in Saint Peters, MO on October 26th. He will also play a game of Xbox hockey against the winner of a tournament on the same day. Saint Peters, MO (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 St. Louis Blues Defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk will visit Uncle Bob’s Self Storage to meet fans, sign autographs and play one lucky fan in a game of Xbox hockey. The autograph...


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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