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2014-08-25 23:09:46

Coaches and Athletes Use Edufii's Free Mobile App and Cloud Platform to Train Without Limits San Luis Obispo, California (PRWEB) August 25, 2014 Edufii Inc., the social network for skill development, today announced the public availability of its cloud-based platform and mobile app. These free tools enable coaches, athletes, and fans to connect and collaborate to increase performance. Previously available only through private beta, Edufii is now available on the web at...

2014-08-25 23:09:44

4 Person Scramble Tournament, Dinner, and Silent Auction to Help Fight Breast Cancer Golden, Colorado (PRWEB) August 25, 2014 On Friday, October 3, 2014, Applewood Golf Course and the Touchstone Golf Foundation will kick off Breast Cancer Awareness Month by hosting the 1st Annual Real Golfers Wear Pink Golf Tournament, Dinner, and Silent Auction. Their goal is to raise $10,000 for Susan G. Komen®, Colorado which will provide local education, screening, and treatment for Breast...

2014-08-25 23:09:34

Gala event raises more than $125,000 for Adirondack Health programs. Albany, New York (PRWEB) August 25, 2014 Iseman, Cunningham, Riester & Hyde LLP (ICRH) is pleased to announce the firm’s support for the Adirondack Health Foundation at its recent gala held in Lake Placid, New York. Nearly 300 attended the event honoring Dr. Woods McCahill, a long-time physician at the Lake Placid Health Center. Attending the event on behalf of ICRH were founding partner Carol Hyde, seated second...

2014-08-25 23:09:21

Mabey Inc.’s temporary bridge provides athletes and staff with a safe route over rapids as Olympic-level athletes compete for Gold in Garrett County, Maryland. McHenry, MD (PRWEB) August 25, 2014 Mabey Inc. has provided a 103-foot pedestrian bridge for site access at the International Canoe Federation (ICF) World Championships to be held at The Adventure Sports Center International (ASCI) in Western Maryland on September 17-21. The ASCI facility is unique because it is the only...

2014-08-25 16:24:46

Football-centric show will air 12 p.m-2 p.m. ET, Monday-Friday CHICAGO and NEW YORK, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, 120 Sports announced that a new two-hour block of live programming has been added to its current line-up and debuted today. The 120 Football Fix will air live Monday through Friday from 12 p.m.-2 p.m. ET and will cover all topics surrounding football, professional, college and the stars of tomorrow in high school football. "We are excited to introduce 120...

2014-08-25 16:22:45

Fans to Experience Tennis Action on Latest OLED and Ultra HD 4K TVs, New LG G3 Smartphone - Onsite, at Home and On-the-Go NEW YORK, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LG Electronics USA is serving up a wide range of interactive fan experiences at the US Open Tennis Championships, which starts this week at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center (NTC) in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park, Queens. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140825/139359 Engaging tennis fans onsite, at home and...

2014-08-25 16:20:25

Land Rover of San Antonio features Range Rover Sport for buyers SAN ANTONIO, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- As more luxury automakers continue to challenge Land Rover vehicles for supremacy in the luxury SUV class, Land Rover of San Antonio will continue to put any of its vehicles against any competitor's vehicle to show the outstanding Land Rover capability. The latest example of the San Antonio dealership providing this service to its current, as well as potential, customers...

2014-08-25 12:24:37

Advanced kinematic metrics help runners assess performance and make smarter training decisions SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Scribe Labs unveiled its first product, runScribe(TM), on Kickstarter last week and saw its campaign surpass the $50,000 funding goal in 52 hours. The fitness wearable provides kinematic metrics that help an athlete understand how factors like shoe selection, terrain and fatigue impact their running mechanics. Built with an advanced 9-axis...

2014-08-25 12:23:43

Festivities include hourly fishing shows atop DICK'S 4,000 gallon bass tank PITTSBURGH, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DICK'S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S. based full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, will be opening its 31(st) store in North Carolina and 578(th) store nationwide on Friday, September 5(th) at Mayfaire Town Center in Wilmington, NC (6810 Parker Farm Drive). DICK'S three-day grand opening celebration will run through Sunday, September 7(th)....

2014-08-25 12:23:41

Special Appearance Sunday by Julius Randle PITTSBURGH, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DICK'S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S. based full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, will be opening its 11(th) store in Kentucky and 577(th) store nationwide on Friday, September 5(th) at Parkside in Frankfort, KY (7800 John Davis Drive). DICK'S three-day grand opening celebration will run through Sunday, September 7(th). The store will open at 8:00 a.m. Friday and Saturday...


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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