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Russ Yurk, recently tapped to lead the NCAA site selection process, sheds light on how a college championship venue is chosen.
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USA Soccer legend Julie Foudy talks to Connect Sports about the women's World Cup prospects, staying fit and the state of youth sports in this country.
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Spartan Race CEO Joe De Sena aims to change the world, one extreme event at a time.
One of the most accomplished women golfers of all time, Annika Sorenstam discusses the Golf & Health Project and designing her first U.S. golf course.
Readying to play host to a NAIA basketball championship for the first time ever in March, the city of Billings, Montana, posts up in the pregame.
Dallas Sports Commission Executive Director Monica Paul discusses marketing the Women’s Final Four to maximize exposure and awareness.
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Through youth baseball facilities and tournaments, Cal Ripken Jr. is making his mark on host cities and a new generation of players.
Rhode Island’s capital emerges as a hotbed for youth dance competitions
A growing number of cities and counties are creating sports commissions to capitalize on the booming financial opportunity
The former Super Bowl-winning quarterback set out to create a holistic camp for aspiring football players through events at LakePoint Sporting Community.