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2014-10-15 08:26:47

Donations support global outreach program, participant scholarship fund MIAMI BEACH, Fla., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On your mark. Get set. Crowdfund! World OutGames Miami will launch a global crowdfunding campaign October 20, 2014, in anticipation of the sports, human rights and cultural event taking place in Miami and Miami Beach May 26 to June 4, 2017. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141014/152160LOGO Revenue from the crowdfunding campaign will go towards establishing...

2014-10-15 08:23:48

Ephesus Lighting and Qualite work together on LED light installation at University of Phoenix Stadium for 2015 Super Bowl HILLSDALE, Mich., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Qualite Sports Lighting, a leader in the sports lighting industry for more than 30 years, has selected Ephesus Lighting, Inc., a leader in developing high efficiency LED Lighting solutions, as the preferred supplier for outdoor LED sports lights as part of its new Q-LED(TM) System, an innovative lighting system for...

2014-10-15 08:21:09

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GenCorp Inc. ("GenCorp") (NYSE: GY) today announced that it is notifying holders of its 2¼% Convertible Subordinated Debentures due 2024 (the "Debentures") that they have an option to require GenCorp to repurchase, on November 17, 2014, all or a portion of their Debentures at a purchase price equal to 100% of the principal amount of the Debentures to be repurchased, plus any accrued and unpaid interest (the "Option"). As of October...

2014-10-14 23:15:37

Teacher Gets Hole In One at Tournament through J. Ryder Group Program Farmington, MI (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 Getting a hole in one is a golfer’s dream. For a high school teacher/coach in Sealy Texas, it was more than a lucky break that day. Brett Montier has always had a passion for sports. He’s dedicated his life, 24 years to be exact, to teaching high school kids on and off the field. As a teacher at Sealy High School, he sees the impact that learning and hard work has every day....

2014-10-14 23:15:34

In an effort to enhance player safety, promote health and wellness, and reduce the incidents of injury to youth soccer players, the Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer Association (EPYSA) formed a medical advisory committee consisting of allied health care professionals from various settings including the Pennsylvania Athletic Trainers Society’s (PATS) Executive Director and President. Harrisburg, PA (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 The Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer Association (EPYSA) in an...

2014-10-14 23:15:33

Cheap Concert Tickets announces that they are offering promo code SAVE for additional savings on any 2014 Kansas City Royals World Series Tickets. This popular ticket reseller advises that many savvy fans are purchasing their World Series tickets early to avoid the rush. Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 Cheap Concert Tickets announces that baseball fans can get special savings when they add promo code SAVE on any 2014 Kansas City Royals World Series Tickets. The Royals are now...

2014-10-14 23:14:19

Beginning November 5th, the first of many swimming technique videos will be released on The Race Club website. The video series features top swimmers from around the world and will reveal secret tips on how The Race Club coaches its’ fast swimmers. Florida Keys, FL (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 Featuring 5 top swimmers from around the world, the premier swim club, The Race Club, announces the first new video will be released on November 5th. The five swimmers that are featured in the...

2014-10-14 23:06:09

Ticket Down is offering new lower prices to the friendly exhibition matches at Red Bull Arena between soccer powerhouses, Colombia, Canada, Ecuador & El Salvador. This trusted ticket reseller is offering their customer appreciation promo code SOCCER-2014 for added savings. Harrison, NJ (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 Ticket Down has cut ticket prices across the board for the doubleheader tonight at Red Bull Arena featuring Columbia, Canada, El Salvador and Ecuador. Red Bull Arena, the home...

2014-10-14 23:02:40

Organization aims to help make running 'cool' again by tapping into social network. (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 Team All-American, an organization founded with the goal of helping runners across the world achieve new personal records and engage in healthier, safer training practices, announced the kickoff of a brand new marketing campaign on Instagram. The campaign features a variety of images and symbols coupled with inspirational messages geared toward runners and athletes. It is...

2014-10-14 23:01:09

Ticket Down announces that longtime loyal Kansas City Royals fans will be watching the ALCS in hopes that their favorite team will advance to the World Series for the first time in nearly 30 years. This trusted ticket reseller is a reputable source of cheap World Series Tickets. (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 Fans haven’t had something to cheer about during the Major League Baseball season in a long time. That is at least until now. The Kansas City Royals finished in second place in the...


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
reremouse
  • A bat.
The word 'reremouse' comes from Middle English reremous, from Old English hrēremūs, hrērmūs ("bat"), equivalent to rear (“to move, shake, stir”) +‎ mouse.
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