Monthly Archives March 2014

Get the Education You Need to Succeed in the World of Sports

Get the Education You Need to Succeed in the World of Sports - Sports Techie blog

Get the Education You Need to Succeed in the World of Sports – Sports Techie blog

Arizona Cardinals receiver Larry Fitzgerald knows that he will eventually have to retire from the NFL. To improve his chances of having a successful career after pro sports, the wide receiver has enrolled in online classes at the University of Phoenix. Motivated by a promise he made to his mother, Fitzgerald chose to pursue his bachelor’s degree at the University of Phoenix because of its flexibility and learning format. However, online learning isn’t just for athletes who need a second act. It is also a great stepping stone for sports lovers who want to become agents, team managers, or hold other jobs in the sport industry.

Sports Management

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Houston Dynamo Lead MLS adoption Of Performa Sports Player Development Solutions

Houston Dynamo Lead MLS adoption Of Performa Sports Player Development Solutions - Sports Techie blog

Houston Dynamo Lead MLS adoption Of Performa Sports Player Development Solutions – Sports Techie blog

The Houston Dynamo recently signed up with Performa Sports for real-time performance analysis and player development support, the first North American MLS franchise to do so. Joe Turley, Director of Marketing & Communications, Performa Sports, was en route to a video analysis session with an Irish League football club outside Dublin, Ireland when he responded to the Sports Techie community blog Q&A about the historical news that a respected U.S. Major League Soccer Club has agreed to use their game-changing sports tech tools. Their extended analytics, reporting, collaboration and storage software was designed for MLS footb...

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Spartan Up ! A New Life Strategy Book Written By Joe De Sena, Spartan Race Founder

Spartan Up ! A New Life Strategy Book Written By Joe De Sena, Spartan Race Founder

Spartan Up ! A New Life Strategy Book Written By Joe De Sena, Spartan Race Founder

It was my pleasure to review the advanced synopsis of the new book, Spartan Up ! Written by Joe De Sena, founder of Spartan Race, this life strategy book and e-book is releasing on May 17th. Spartan UP is a take-no-prisoners guide to overcoming obstacles and achieving peak performance in life. Our exclusive Q&A with Joe about his book is shared in this blog further below. “The book is awesome and it lit a new fire so hopefully it does the same for you,” said Joe. The Sports Techie community blog loves covering the Reebok SpartanRace trail race that is part mud run, obstacle race and adventure race for our readers, fans and followers.

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Register For First Ever Global Sports Symposium At Emirates Stadium In London

The Global Sports Symposium organization is excited to be expanding internationally by hosting the first GSS in partnership with Arsenal FC and Emirates Stadium

The Global Sports Symposium organization is excited to be expanding internationally by hosting the first GSS in partnership with Arsenal FC and Emirates Stadium

It is an honor to be invited by the planning committee to the 1st annual Global Sports Symposium (“GSS”) on Thursday, May 15, 2014 at Emirates Stadium in London. I hope the Sports Techie community blog enthusiasm for this inaugural all day event is contagious worldwide, in Europe and here in the United States. All students and those who are trying to get into the sports business are invited to attend this new event hosted in the UK. Students can use this sportsbiz opportunity to meet industry professionals and start to grow your network.

In its company history, the Sports Symposium achieved an international reach through its collaboration with global partners

In its company history, the Sports Symposium achieved an international reach through its co...

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Motocross Can Teach Kids Valuable Life Lessons

Motocross Can Teach Kids Valuable Life Lessons

Motocross Can Teach Kids Valuable Life Lessons

He’s tried football and baseball. She’s tried softball, soccer, and tennis. And you have watched and inwardly wept with him when these sports didn’t work out for one reason or another. Your child wants to be an athletic success, and you know that it is possible if you can find the right activity. With more than 35 million kids in the United States participating in organized sports, according to Statistic Brain, you know there has to be a sport your child will love and enjoy. Then your child says the word, “motocross,” and you wonder if this could possibly be the key to turning a corner in sports.

Motocross is a sport that can greatly benefit both boys and girls...

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Three-time U.S. Paralympian Gold Medalist Alana Nichols is partnering with Team USA Paralympic Champions Fund to increase financial support for athletes pursuing their dream of participating in the Paralympics. So is the Sports Techie community by first clicking on the Citi® Every Step of the Way® page. After that, please share and comment about this inspiring Citi athlete and USOC program in our Sports Techie community Every Step of the Way® program blog. Your Twitter retweet or mention, Facebook like and share, Google + engagement, and generous LinkedIn support, is all deeply appreciated. As Nichols attempts to earn five more medals at the Sochi 2014 Paralympics in Russia from March 7th until the 16th, keep your virtual eye on the NBC Sports Network for unprecedented digital broad...

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