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2014-07-30 08:29:24

LONDON and NEW YORK, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The winning team of next month's Bingham Cup will leave the tournament with more than just the trophy - they will also win some products from one of Australia's most iconic brands! Award-winning Australian swimwear and underwear company aussieBum has come onboard as a principal partner of the rugby games and week of parties and events. "We are very excited that aussieBum is joining us in welcoming the overseas rugby players and...

2014-07-30 08:29:01

Funding Led by Mas Equity Partners to Expand Collaboration with National Newspapers and Bolster Product Development MIAMI, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SportsManias, the diehard sports fan's go-to source for team and player news, announced today the company has raised $3.5 million in its second round of fundraising, with $3 million invested from Mas Equity Partners and $500,000 from a private investor. The fresh capital will allow SportsManias to support new partnerships with...

2014-07-29 23:15:11

As the Commonwealth Games draw to a close in Scotland – and on the heels of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil and 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi earlier this year - the New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA) is proud to have, among its diverse array of members, athletic trainers (ATs) that provide sports health care during these international competitions. In understanding the extent of emergency planning, injury management, and overall performance enhancement...

2014-07-29 23:14:41

Download the most popular Swimming DVD to rent or own for less than half the price of the mailed DVD. Florida Keys, FL (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 The Race Club is the world's leading technical swim camp for athletes of all levels to learn to swim faster. The Race Club has produced 3 DVDs, the most recent one being Life is Worth Swimming. The DVD is now available for online download to watch instantly. Three time Olympic swimming medalist, Gary Hall Sr. takes us on a journey through these...

2014-07-29 23:09:25

Reigning National League MVP Andrew McCutchen has teamed with Motus Global, a leader in biomechanics and athletic movement analysis, in development of a revolutionary new app that helps baseball players with batting mechanics. Massapequa, NY (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 Making a case for a repeat of last season, reigning National League MVP Andrew McCutchen has teamed with Motus Global, a leader in biomechanics and athletic movement analysis, in development of a revolutionary new app that helps...

2014-07-29 16:24:10

US-Champion Rider Kent Farrington, Dressage Olympian Ashley Holzer, Members of the NYPD Mounted Unit, Kids from the Police Athletic League (PAL), Donald J. Trump and Mark Bellissimo Announce Details of Four-Day Outdoor Equestrian Competition At Press Conference at Tavern on the Green NEW YORK, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NYPD Horse Torch and its officer from the NYPD Mounted Unit joined Kent Farrington, #1-Ranked US Rider; Four-Time Canadian Dressage Olympian Ashley Holzer; Susan...

2014-07-29 12:33:32

Proprietary algorithms give subscribers insights that optimize their fantasy football drafts SOUTH LYON, Mich., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Fantasy Pot Odds is pleased to announce the launch of its "Draft Card Cheat Sheet," which makes drafting an elite fantasy football team incredibly simple, yet devastatingly effective. Fantasy Pot Odds relies on a proven quantitative, analytical approach that seamlessly customizes draft cards to help subscribers produce the most effective results...

2014-07-29 08:29:05

NEW DELHI, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Golf Course Upkeep, a book written by Navkesh Singh, the former Course Manager of one of the foremost golf courses in India, Chandigarh Golf Club; set against the backdrop of the famed architect Corbusier's beautiful city Chandigarh and located in the foothills of the Himalayas. The book is exhaustive and well laid out in fourteen chapters and covers the key issues of Golf and Its origin, the layout of a Golf Course, Handicapping System and...

2014-07-29 08:28:37

MOUNT LAUREL, N.J., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The NFL Alumni Association (NFLA) today announced a new partnership with Juvent Regenerative Technologies Corp., naming it the official provider of Dynamic Motion Therapy® equipment for the Pro Football Legends. "By partnering with the Juvent® brand and product line, we are providing yet another resource that will help our members take care of themselves in their post-NFL days," said Joe Pisarcik, President and CEO of the NFL Alumni...

2014-07-29 08:27:35

New Partnership Projected to Reach 55 Million Digital Sports Fans NEW YORK, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading digital sports brands, FOX Sports Digital and Sporting News Media, a PERFORM Group company, have announced a cross-platform content, distribution, and media partnership that will bolster each company's ability to offer the most comprehensive digital sports video and editorial coverage across the web. The partnership's projected reach is expected to be an estimated 55...


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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