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Olympians & Paralympians Prepare Tips for Kids

Gideon Massie Ready, Set, Gold! (RSG!) is launching a new eight-week classroom series this Spring featuring tips and firsthand advice from Olympic and Paralympic athletes designed to help students in all grade levels to stay active while distance learning from home. Released every Monday beginning March 1 through April 26 ...

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‘Dream Team’ ’92 Basket Can Be Yours… Starting at $25K

Goldin Auctions Nearly 30 years after the fabled “Dream Team” won basketball gold, a Backboard, Rim and Net used during the Barcelona Olympic Games in 1992 is up for auction in Goldin Auctions Elite Auction which is open for bidding at Goldinauctions.com. With bids starting at $25,000 and running through Jan. 31, the “Dream Team” basket ...

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Guaranteed Rate Becomes Official Mortgage Partner of U.S. Figure Skating

Flickr/Meghan U.S. Figure Skating announced today that Guaranteed Rate, one of the largest retail mortgage lenders in the United States, has extended its partnership with the organization to become the official mortgage partner of U.S. Figure Skating. Guaranteed Rate will also be the presenting sponsor of the fifth annual National Get Up Day ...

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Olympians Johnson, Muhammad, Hucles, Moses, Mosley Head Laureus Youth Summit

Laureus USA gathered sports industry leaders, nonprofit executives, athletes and youth in Los Angeles for the Laureus Youth Leadership Summit presented by ESPN and The Allstate Foundation. The Summit was hosted by nonprofit Laureus USA to explore how sport can be a powerful tool for developing leadership skills, and featured speakers including ...

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Olympians Burroughs, Askren To Battle In NYC On FloSports

Two of the most decorated and well-known recent Olympic wrestlers will square off for the first time as 2012 Gold Medalist Jordan Burroughs takes on 2008 Olympian Ben Askren as part of the 10th annual “Grapple at the Garden” Beat the Streets (BTS) benefit at Hulu Theater at Madison Square ...

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FloSports To Live Stream 2019 Beat The Streets For Fifth Consecutive Year on FloWrestling.com

Today, FloSports, the innovator in live digital sports and original content, announced an agreement with Beat The Streets Wrestling (BTS) to provide live and on-demand coverage of the annual Beat The Streets New York City event, “Grapple at the Garden,” on FloWrestling.com. This marks the fifth consecutive year of the ...

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Olympic Champion, Cancer Survivor Randall Accepts ‘Inspiration’ Honor

When five-time U.S. Olympian and 2018 gold medal cross country skier Kikkan Randall learned of her selection as the AKTIV Against Cancer Inspiration Award winner, it was another in a series of major honors for the 35-year old who had recently announced her retirement from active competition. A short time ...

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United States Figure Skating Embraces Athlete-Driven Marketing with opendorse Partnership

U.S. Figure Skating and opendorse, an athlete marketing platform, today announced a strategic partnership, making U.S. Figure Skating the first Olympic national governing body to help its athletes build their brands and sport on social. “We are excited to partner with opendorse to amplify the voice of our athletes and ...

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FOX Teams with Ericsson, Intel, AT&T to Deliver 4K over 5G at 2018 U.S. Open

FOX Sports, in cooperation with the Fox Innovation Lab and partners Ericsson, Intel and AT&T, will use 5G technology to stream 4K video over 5G for potential broadcast nationwide at this year’s 118th U.S. Open Championship on June 14-17 (FOX/FS1). The 5G wireless technology will transmit 4K HDR images from two ...

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Robert Andrews, Houston’s Sports Performance Coach, Launches “Champion’s Mental Edge – Turning Winners Into Champions”

Robert Andrews, M.A., Founder and Director of Institute of Sports Performance, takes his extensive years of experience working with Olympic-winning athletes and adds his words of wisdom and experience into his latest book, Champion’s Mental Edge – Turning Winners into Champions, which launched March 29 – 31 for baseball’s opening ...

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