Little LeagueÂ® International is excited to announce that Aaron Torres has officially been named the new West Region Assistant Director, joining West Region Director April Meehleder and Assistant Director Brian Pickering at the West Region Headquarters in San Bernardino, Calif.… Read More
The 2018 Easton Ghost X USA Bat is approved for play under the new USA Baseball Bat Standard. With a -10 drop weight, the bat is designed to speed through the zone. The Dynamic Feel System features integrated carbon construction technology to improve the feel, while the barrel construction provides better vibration reduction. The bat is also re-designed to enhance the feel and deliver a larger sweet spot. The barrel is also longer to give players a larger sweet spot and more power.… Read More
SISU is the thinnest, most protective athletic mouth guard, according to the manufacturer, Akervall Technologies Inc. The mouth guards are made with a combination of perforated polymer, non-compressible thermoplastic material that is soft and pliable when placed in hot water and fits snugly around teeth and hardens in minutes.… Read More
April 14, 2018 – Lansing, Il : The Village of Bridgeview will hold the first Chicago area Spartan Stadium Series Sprint at Toyota Park on Saturday, Oct. 20, according to the Chicago Southland Convention & Visitors Bureau. Two ?waves? of activity, one in the morning and one in the afternoon, occur during the event.
No matter if you?re an elite athlete looking for explosive competition, or a first-time racer looking to break into the world of Spartan racing, the Spartan Stadium Series is a unique opportunity to run in some of the most iconic sports stadiums in the world… Read More
April 14, 2018 – PITTSBURGH, Pa. : DICK?S Sporting Goods and DICK?S Team Sports HQ today announced its bulk baseball and softball equipment business A.D. STARR has been named the Official Ball Supplier of the Little LeagueÂ® World Series. The deal goes into effect during the 2018 season.
The Little League-licensed A.D. STARR baseballs and softballs are available now for regular season and tournament use, through the A.D. STARR website or catalog. The Little League World Series Official Ball will be available through A.D. STARR beginning in late spring 2018.
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April 14, 2018 – SAN FRANCISCO, CA : FAST USA, the Facility for Advanced Sailing and Technology, has opened at Treasure Island Sailing Center (TISC). FAST USA combines the resources of a three-way partnership between TISC, the St. Francis Sailing Foundation, and US Sailing, the sport?s national governing body. The partnership will enhance the community-based activities of TISC and create a flagship training base for the US Sailing Team of unprecedented scope and technological sophistication.… Read More
April 14, 2018 – Bob Beattie, 85, the founding coach of the U.S. Ski Team and one of the originators of the Alpine Ski World Cup, died April 1, 2018 with his family in Fruita, Colorado.
Beattie was a commentator for ABC Sports and ESPN, working at ABC during four Olympic Winter Games.
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FAST USA, the Facility for Advanced Sailing and Technology, has opened at Treasure Island Sailing Center (TISC). FAST USA combines the resources of a three-way partnership between TISC, the St. Francis Sailing Foundation, and US Sailing, the sport?s national governing body.… Read More