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Xcelerate Nike Lacrosse Announces Summer 2017 Oregon State Coaching...

01 01 1970

I am so excited to provide the campers at Oregon State with such an amazing staff! San Rafael, CA March 17, 2017 Oregon State University is located in the beautiful, green Willamette Valley between Portland and Eugene. "With the perfect campus setting in place, campers will have the opportunity to work with Xcelerate Nike’s best Pro Players and experienced staff members," says Steve Anderson, Founder of Xcelerate Lacrosse. "Our All-Star coaching staff includes pro players Jesse King, Dan Coates and Steven DeNapoli. I am so excited to provide the campers at Oregon State with such an amazing staff!" Jesse King Jesse King will be co-directing the 1st and 2nd sessions of camps this summer. As a professional player in both the MLL and NLL, along with being a Gold Medal Winner for Team Canada at the 2014 World Championships, Coach King has a wealth of experience and is excited to lead the Xcelerate Nike lacrosse camps 2017 staff. Professional: Georgia Swarm (NLL), Rochester Rattlers...

WFXT Boston 25 Announces Robert Cuddi as Boston's 2017 Cox Conserves Hero

01 01 1970

Cuddi joined the New England Aquarium's field-based volunteer program - the live blue™ Service Corps - in 2015 and has since been among the organization's most active stewardship volunteers. Cuddi has dedicated hundreds of hours toward conservation efforts in and around Boston. He's educated visitors at the Aquarium, assisted cold-stunned sea turtles at the Aquarium's Rescue and Rehab center, led volunteer cleanups at Revere Beach, worked with the Boston Water and Sewer Commission to label storm drains to protect them from dumping and much more. Cuddi's projects improve the local environment and build connections between people and their natural surroundings. The two runners-up will each receive $5,000 for their nonprofits of choice. Neil Santos selected Pawtuckaway Lake Improvement Association (PLIA) as his nonprofit of choice; Caleb Blankenship chose Friends of the Blue Hills. ...

Volvo Car USA Announces Its “Elevate Your Space” Promotion With Volvo Parts & Accessories Online

01 01 1970

Volvo Car USA Announces Its “Elevate Your Space” Promotion ATLANTA September 18, 2017 Effective through September 30, 2017, Volvo Car USA is offering its “Elevate Your Space” promotion, which features a $50 Volvo Visa Prepaid Card with the purchase of any roof box available through Volvo Parts & Accessories Online at usparts.volvocars.com. Volvo owners can also receive a $25 prepaid card for the purchase of a sports rack. A wide selection of promotion-eligible accessories, including genuine Volvo roof boxes, bike racks, canoe or kayak holders and ski racks, are available on the national parts site and on every Volvo Parts & Accessories Online dealer’s website. After finding their local participating Volvo Parts & Accessory dealer, consumers can browse the dealer’s website, purchase the genuine Volvo rooftop accessories and apply for the prepaid card online at http://www.acbincentives.com/Volvorebates. Eligible Volvo vehicles include,...

Village Podiatry Centers Announces the Acquisition of a New Podiatrist...

01 01 1970

Dalton, GA April 05, 2017 Village Podiatry Centers announces the acquisition of a new podiatrist in Dalton, GA. Foot and ankle physician Spencer Misner, DPM, is the primary podiatric care provider at Dalton Foot and Ankle Surgery Center at 1432 Broadrick Drive, Dalton GA 30720. Dr. Maria Pacheco, who is also practicing in Dalton, will be joining Dr. Misner on Broadrick Drive. Both Dr. Pacheco and Dr. Misner are looking forward to collaborating in serving the Dalton community. Village Podiatry Centers offers all-inclusive treatment of a wide variety of foot and ankle conditions, including podiatric surgery, laser treatment, innovative heel pain therapy, and diabetic foot care. “Our practice is very fortunate to have Dr. Misner as part of our Village Podiatry Centers family. He is a well-established foot doctor with a thriving practice and is well loved by his many patients. The addition of Dr. Misner’s practice will allow us to extend our comprehensive high quality care throughout...

Veterans Advantage Honors Team USA at Invictus Games

01 01 1970

"The one-week event brought 550 competitors from 17 nations across the globe competing in 12 sports," said H. Scott Higgins, a Vietnam Veteran and Co-Founder of Veterans Advantage. "The real meaning of these games, however, transcend sport to demonstrate why we should be grateful for our freedoms today. The Invictus Games is our opportunity to see these brave warriors in action and cheer them on." At a private U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs reception and ceremony in New York before the games, 93 U.S. service personnel, who have each overcome tremendous challenges associated with service-related injuries to represent their country once again — this time as athletes – were recognized. In honor of their achievements, each was presented with the gift of a VetRewards Card, with benefits plans underwritten by Avis Budget Group as presenting sponsor, as well as Veterans Advantage and its community of former military...

United Soccer Leagues Partners with Act Global

01 01 1970

TAMPA, FL October 08, 2017 The United Soccer Leagues, LLC, today announced it has named Act Global as the Official Synthetic Turf Supplier. Financial terms of the three-year agreement were not disclosed. Act Global will be an official supplier for all related properties, including the United Soccer League – one of the most prominent Division II professional leagues in the world – USL’s Division III, the Premier Development League (PDL) and the Super Y League. In addition, Act Global will have a presence at the USL’s annual Winter Summit in December. With more than 1,600 fields installed worldwide, Act Global is a recognized leader in sports turf research, development and technology, and preferred suppliers for World Rugby, the International Hockey Federation and FIFA. The company is also the only FIFA Preferred Producer headquartered in the United States. In addition to its extensive experience in soccer, Act Global’s turf brand has been featured in numerous...

Tsamma Watermelon Juice Announces Continued Partnership with University of Alabama Athletics

01 01 1970

The University of Alabama football program sought out Tsamma Juice last year after learning of a study on the company's watermelon juice, which is being led by the University's Human Nutrition Department.  The study focuses on the effects of L-citrulline, an amino acid most known for its use as a sports performance and cardiovascular health supplement.  Watermelon is the only food that provides a natural source of L-Citrulline and each 12 oz. bottle of Tsamma Juice has 600 mg of this powerful nutrient. "Providing a natural form of hydration is critical for student-athletes and teams during the heat," said Jim Carabin, Vice President and General Manager for Learfield's Crimson Tide Sports Marketing, multimedia rightsholder for the University of Alabama. "I like knowing the product was made by local Southeast farmers who keep a close eye on quality and consistency in flavor." ...

The Walking Dead and The Blind Side's IronE Singleton Launches Kickstarter for 2018 World Tour of His Stage Play, BLINDSIDED by the Walking Dead

01 01 1970

    ATLANTA, GA, October 19, 2017 -- IronE Singleton launches a rewards-based campaign to raise funding for a 2018 world tour of his one-man play, BLINDSIDED by the Walking Dead (#BBTWD) which chronicles his life story growing up destitute in the inner-city projects of Atlanta, GA through his success as an actor and motivational speaker. "I feel now, more than ever, this show is needed to help bring others hope and offer a restored sense of purpose for those affected by the countless tragedies around the world. It is a show filled with messages that will help unite humanity at a time of immeasurable political, social and racial divide," IronE explains.IronE's Kickstarter campaign offers fans the opportunity to claim rare and one-of-a-kind collectibles, the opportunity to have an all-expense paid dinner for 4 with IronE or have him meet and greet guests at a private event amongst many other exciting rewards/prizes that would make perfect stocking...

The W. P. Carey School of Business welcomes 10 new faculty members at Arizona State University

01 01 1970

"This year's new faculty members come from a variety of backgrounds and are at many different stages of their careers," said Amy Hillman, dean of the W. P. Carey School and the Rusty Lyon Chair in Strategy. "One thing they all have in common, however, is a passion for business education — specifically, where business education is going and how they can help shape its future. We believe they've come to the right place." These new faculty members will build upon an already strong foundation of prestigious, dedicated teachers and highly cited and published researchers. As of 2017, the W. P. Carey School is home to 16 programs and disciplines ranked in the Top 40 nationwide by U.S. News & World Report. Accountancy Matthew Baugh joins the W. P. Carey School faculty as an assistant professor...

The new 2018 Porsche Panamera Turbo S E-Hybrid Sport Turismo

01 01 1970

Hybrid Performance Like the Panamera Turbo S E-Hybrid sedan, the Panamera Turbo S E-Hybrid Sport Turismo offers a compelling demonstration of the performance advantages of hybrid technology. The new Panamera Turbo S E-Hybrid Sport Turismo utilizes a boost strategy derived from the 918 Spyder and combines a 136 hp electric motor with a 550 hp twin-turbo V8 engine. Total output of the combined systems is 680 horse-power and 626 lb.-ft. of torque. The decoupler installed in the Porsche hybrid module is actuated electromechanically by an electric clutch actuator (ECA), just like in the other current Panamera hybrid models. This ensures quick response and exceptional comfort. Like other Panamera models, the quick-shifting eight-speed Porsche Doppelkupplung (PDK) dual-clutch transmission sends power to the standard active all-wheel drive system with Porsche Traction Management...

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