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2014-08-15 23:05:51

Top PGA Pros increasingly turning to HD Golf to help improve their game. Vaughan, ON (PRWEB) August 15, 2014 2010 Open Champion, Louis Oosthuizen, installs a High Definition Golf™ simulator in his Jupiter, Florida home, joining the ranks of other PGA Tour players who rely on HD Golf™ to keep up their game year-round, rain or shine. Oosthuizen, runner-up in the 2012 Masters Tournament, placed fourth on the Official World Golf Ranking in 2013. “I’ve never seen or operated anything...

2014-08-15 23:04:20

A new Triple Crown Champion has been confirmed in the online horse racing community at Digiturf.com. (PRWEB) August 15, 2014 There hasn’t been a Triple Crown winner in horse racing since Affirmed won the title in 1978. This is Digiturf.com’s second Triple Crown Championship winner following a ten-year break since Samster won the title with Annie’s Dangerous in November 29, 2003. Cmr Racing’s three-year old colt, Ripen, took first place in Digiturf.com’s Triple Crown Sprint,...

2014-08-15 23:00:40

Connor Sport Court International (CSCI) is center court this weekend as Chicago becomes the epicenter of the sport of basketball. FIBA, USA Basketball, Nike and the Jordan Brand are joining forces to host a series of world-class events played outdoor on Connor Sports® hardwood surfaces and Sport Court® modular flooring at the 63rd Street Beach on the shoreline of Lake Michigan. Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) August 15, 2014 Connor Sport Court International (CSCI) is center court this...

2014-08-15 23:00:34

Microsoft has presented its eighth installment of the Visual Studio Team to Win Award to Scuderia Corsa, following the team’s performance in the Brickyard Grand Prix at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. The award is given to the team best demonstrating teamwork during each 2014 TUDOR United SportsCar Championship race. Daytona Beach, FL (PRWEB) August 15, 2014 Congratulations to Scuderia Corsa for winning the eighth installment of the Microsoft Visual Studio Team to Win Award. The award was...

2014-08-15 08:23:49

PITTSBURGH, Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Golf Galaxy, a full-line, interactive golf retailer, announces its plans to relocate its store in Castleton, IN The new store is expected to open in Fall 2014 and will feature brands such as Callaway, Cleveland, Cobra, PING, TaylorMade, Titleist and Nike among others. To celebrate the new store in Castleton, Golf Galaxy will host a three-day weekend of grand opening festivities with a variety of giveaways and special appearances in-store....

2014-08-15 08:23:48

PITTSBURGH, Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Golf Galaxy, a full-line, interactive golf retailer, announces its plans to open a new store in Cary, NC. The new store is expected to open in Fall 2014 and will feature brands such as Callaway, Cleveland, Cobra, PING, TaylorMade, Titleist and Nike among others. To celebrate the new store in Cary, Golf Galaxy will host a three-day weekend of grand opening festivities with a variety of giveaways and special appearances in-store. Additional...

2014-08-14 23:11:30

Golf author and founder of Ultimate Golf Advantage, Alex Davidson, today releases a new interview on Rory McIlroy’s dramatic victory at the 2014 US PGA Championship at Valhalla, which consolidates the 25 year-old’s World No 1 status. Mr. Davidson also looks at the player’s rapid rise in rankings this year and what lays ahead for his career – the full interview is available at http://www.UltimateGolfAdvantage.com/interview-alex-davidson-talks-rory-mcilroys-dramatic-season/...

2014-08-14 23:08:07

The new article on Vinamy.com, "You Got Game: How to Get 'LeBron James Stats' By Improving your Game", delivers very useful basketball tips which both beginners and longtime players of basketball can use to improve their athletic performances in a short amount of time. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 Basketball is one of the most popular sports in the world, perhaps even more so compared to twenty years ago, and just like any other sport, basketball also relies on...

2014-08-14 23:07:20

Programming Available to RCN Customers on August 14 Princeton, NJ (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 RCN, an industry-leading provider of high-speed Internet, digital TV and phone services, announced today an agreement with ESPN – through a comprehensive multi-year distribution agreement between the NCTC and the Walt Disney Company – to carry the SEC Network when the channel launches on August 14, 2014. The upcoming college sports network will be available to RCN customers in all markets where...

2014-08-14 23:06:55

Raleigh law firm advances to final four, finishes 3rd overall in wheelchair tourney Raleigh, N.C. (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 Smith Debnam took to the basketball courts in the 2014 August Madness Wheelchair Basketball Tournament hosted by Bridge II Sports, a local nonprofit that helps improve the quality of life for individuals with physical disabilities. On August 11, attorneys from Smith Debnam, along with employees from other local businesses, teamed up with area sports stars for a day of...


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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