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2014-08-20 12:23:11

Experience Features Exclusive Food Pairings and Record Setter Activities for Fans to become US Open Legends WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Heineken®, the nation's leading upscale beer importer, will bring back the Heineken House to the 2014 US Open in its 23rd year of sponsorship. Located above the food village, the destination will provide an interactive retreat at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, with live screenings of the biggest matches,...

2014-08-20 08:25:38

The primary languages of the women's tennis tour have expanded in recent years, with English, Spanish and French being joined by Russian and Chinese. But a new language is making inroads on the practice courts and in player restaurants, and even in the later rounds of important tournaments: Polish. -- New York Times NEW YORK, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the past five years, once a year top tennis players from Poland and of Polish descent meet at the Polish Consulate in its...

2014-08-19 12:25:55

True Sport Performance Brand Unleashes Ballpersons Across New York City to Surprise Fans, and Celebrate the Grand Slam IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hitting another ace, true sport performance brand ASICS America is launching a celebratory campaign to shower New Yorkers with tennis love just prior to the start of one of the sport's most premier events. Kicking off on Friday, August 22, the "ASICS Serves NYC" campaign will feature a number of unexpected consumer...

2014-08-14 16:25:20

WILMINGTON, Ohio, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cincinnati has a rich legacy of world class tennis at the Lindner Family Tennis Center and now, local decking manufacturer TimberTech has a legacy of its own at the popular 2014 Western & Southern (W&S) Open, running now through August 17(th). At this year's event, TimberTech unveiled a new "Legacy Collection" deck in a color called Tigerwood at the Moet & Chandon Champagne Bar on the east side outside of Center Court. The...

2014-08-12 12:25:20

Fifth Avenue luxury hotel will host Party With the Pros kick-off event with top tennis talent from around the globe NEW YORK, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Langham Place, Fifth Avenue will, once again, raise a Toast to Tennis by hosting the kick-off event to one of the world's most celebrated tennis tournaments this August, Party with the Pros. This private cocktail soiree, held at Measure Lounge at Langham Place, will feature a roster of celebrated tennis stars from around the world and is...

2014-08-11 23:04:23

Winston-Salem Open rolls into its second year with the program to deliver an outstanding experience to WSO fans. Morristown, NJ (PRWEB) August 11, 2014 Damon Evans, Founder and Managing Director of Evolution Sports Partners (“ESP”), and former Athletic Director at University of Georgia, has announced that the Winston-Salem Open (“WSO”), the final tour stop of the Emirates Airline US Open Series before the US Open, will be implementing its FanGauge™ program this summer to drive...

2014-08-08 12:23:35

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla., Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BallenIsles outstanding tennis facilities, which include 22 world class tennis courts, with a stadium court and a state-of-the-art Sports Complex, have been selected as the venue for tennis in the First Responder Games, an Olympic-style competition honoring first responders from across the country. The First Responder Games, currently underway through August 17 at sports venues in Palm Beach County have attracted more than 3,000...

2014-08-07 23:07:20

With the championship games drawing near, fans are searching for cheap US Open Tennis tickets, and many are finding what they want from popular provider Ticketability.com. Savings code “COUPON” may be used for an instant discount on any 2014 Tennis Championship tickets for sale during August and September. Oshkosh, Wisconsin (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 Ticketability.com is a favorite online location for affordable tickets that sports fans can pick up, and at the present time customers who...

2014-08-05 08:29:08

Larkin, the Foundation's second executive director, returns to lead the premier organization in girls' and women's sports NEW YORK, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Women's Sports Foundation (WSF)--the leading authority on the participation of women and girls in sports--has appointed Deborah Slaner Larkin as its chief executive officer. Larkin, who served as the WSF's second executive director from 1986 to 1992, assumed the role on August 1, 2014. "The Women's Sports...

2014-08-04 12:27:15

HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The start of a new school year in the Keystone State typically means a new Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association (PIAA) fall sports season is here. With plenty of energy after a summer of training, student-athletes and coaches are eager to hit the fields and courts for official practices, while fans start to make plans for Friday Night Lights. The fall months are an exciting time for those who enjoy sports whether...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.