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Aug 25, 2016, 15:28 ET Tilman Fertitta Pledges $20 Million to UH Basketball Arena Renovation

 Tilman J. Fertitta, globally recognized entrepreneur and Chairman of the University of Houston System Board of Regents, presented a historic...


Aug 25, 2016, 15:24 ET Vuzix to Participate in Oppenheimer Drone Day and Other Drone Events

 Vuzix® Corporation (NASDAQ: VUZI), a leading supplier of Smart-Glasses, Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) technologies and...


Aug 25, 2016, 14:30 ET Supporting Special Olympics in the communities we serve - Irving Oil and Circle K's Fueling Dreams fundraising finale takes place this Saturday, August 27

PORTSMOUTH, NH, Aug. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Irving Oil and Circle K will team up with Special Olympics athletes and law enforcement officers...


Aug 25, 2016, 14:21 ET First Book, Target Team Up to Bring New Sports Equipment to Further Wellness and Learning for Children in Need

As part of its ongoing mission to further educational equity, First Book, a nonprofit social enterprise, is adding sports and fitness equipment to...


Aug 25, 2016, 13:48 ET Tackle Kids Cancer Patients and Families to be Honored Guests At The Barclays

 As the Official Charity Partner of The Barclays, Tackle Kids Cancer will be prominently involved during this year's tournament. On Saturday...


Aug 25, 2016, 12:45 ET Sports Merchandise Market (Licensed) in US - 3.55 % CAGR to 2020 Forecast with Sports Apparel Driving Growth

The US Sports Merchandise market of licensed products is driven by increased demand for sports based apparel, footwear and equipment bearing the...


Aug 25, 2016, 11:54 ET Experience Personal Surround Sound During Your Next Workout with LG TONE Active+™

You can now add personal surround sound to your next workout with the new LG TONE Active+™, available now at AT&T and compatible with...


Aug 25, 2016, 10:07 ET Impact by Jillian Michaels Collection to Launch on Walmart.com

 America's favorite health and wellness expert and fitness guru, Jillian Michaels, is launching Impact by Jillian Michaels, a performance...


Aug 25, 2016, 10:02 ET Animal Care Sanctuary Presents the 'Rockin' Road Grill' Celebrity Tailgate Party w/former "A Flock of Seagulls" Lead Guitarist and Celebrity Chef Eddie Berner

What:        Animal Care Sanctuary (ACS), one of the first and largest no-kill animal shelters in the U.S.,...


Aug 25, 2016, 10:00 ET Pentagon Jr. to Defend PCW Heavyweight Title Against Rob Van Dam

Pacific Coast Wrestling announced that newly crowned PCW Heavyweight Champion, Pentagon Jr., will make his first title defense against wrestling...


Aug 25, 2016, 09:23 ET Amoy International Yacht Banquet: One of The World's Five Leading Maritime-based Business Centers

A China-based business community, conceived in the image of some of today's leading business communities that evolved to their current position...


Aug 25, 2016, 09:05 ET Monster Moto Selects DRIVEN Public Relations As Strategic Partner To Boost Brand Exposure In The Powersports Industry

 DRIVEN Public Relations, an international public relations and creative marketing agency, has been retained by Monster Moto, America's premier...


Aug 25, 2016, 09:00 ET Newsbyte: The NBA's Charlotte Hornets Bring Fan Engagement to a New Level with SAP and Phizzle

 SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) and Phizzle, an engagement automation software company specializing in fan engagement platforms, have partnered with the...


Aug 25, 2016, 09:00 ET Boys & Girls Clubs of America And Nestle Team Up With Olympic Champions For National Fitness Competition

  On August 4th, the Rose Bowl Stadium roared as more than 200 area youth gathered for the National Fitness Competition's "Gold Medal Games."...


Aug 25, 2016, 08:50 ET University of Oregon to Host 2nd Annual VERT Challenge

 IMG, a global leader in sports, events, media and fashion, today announced that VERT, a leader in wearable athletic technology, has been named...


Aug 25, 2016, 08:32 ET First-Time Olympian And Gold Medalist Jimmy Butler To Adorn Gold Medal Edition Boxes Of Kellogg's® Corn Flakes

 To celebrate basketball player Jimmy Butler's gold medal win with Team USA at his first-ever Olympic Games, Kellogg's® has announced that...


Aug 25, 2016, 08:30 ET Leatt Introduces 2017 Bicycling Range Featuring New Helmet Technology, Cycling Apparel

Leatt Corporation (OTCQB: LEAT), a global developer, marketer and distributor of personal protective equipment for all forms of sports, and whose...


Aug 25, 2016, 08:00 ET Topgolf Announces Second Venue in New Jersey

 On the verge of its December opening in Edison, N.J., global sports entertainment leader Topgolf® today officially unveiled Mount Laurel...


Aug 25, 2016, 08:00 ET Pepsi And Tostitos Give Fans The Chance To Win Unreal NFL Experiences

This season, Pepsi®, the Official Sponsor of the NFL®, and Tostitos®, the Official Chip and Dip of the NFL, are offering football...


Aug 25, 2016, 08:00 ET Michael Phelps and Little Boomer's Instagram Inspires First Virtual Reality Monument

 Artist Daniel Edwards will unveil what he believes is the First Virtual Reality Monument, one that honors Michael Phelps's legacies as...


Aug 25, 2016, 07:44 ET Dois embaixadores da Hublot fazem história com medalhas de ouro nos Jogos Olímpicos no Rio

  O detentor de múltiplos recordes Usain Bolt entrou para a galeria da fama dos esportes com um desempenho excepcional no Rio. Foram...


Aug 25, 2016, 07:44 ET Stryd kündigt erfolgssteigernden Leistungsmesser an - von Olympia-Athleten genutzt, um effizienter zu laufen

Forschungen zur Trainingsphysiologie zeigen, dass ein um 10 % effizienteres (ökonomischeres) Laufen die Zeit für die 5-Km-Strecke um fast...


Aug 25, 2016, 07:41 ET Dos embajadores de Hublot hacen historia con récords de oro en las Olimpíadas de Río

 El recordista múltiple Usain Bolt entró en el salón de la fama del deporte con una actuación ilustre en Río....


Aug 25, 2016, 07:19 ET Zwei Markenbotschafter von Hublot schreiben mit Goldmedaillen bei den Olympischen Spielen in Rio Geschichte

USAIN BOLT & JUSTIN ROSE Der mehrfache Rekordhalter Usain Bolt wird dank seiner glorreichen Leistung in Rio in die "Hall of Fame" des...


Aug 25, 2016, 07:17 ET Dos embajadores de Hublot hacen historia con medallas de oro en los Juegos Olímpicos de Río

USAIN BOLT Y JUSTIN ROSE    El plusmarquista Usain Bolt entró en el salón de la fama del deporte con un ilustre...