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Use Spartan Race Father’s Day Promotion Code SPARTANDAD

The code SPARTANDAD will get 50% off gear, $69 races & 2 free digital books with any race purchase (Spartan Up! & Spartan Fit!)

Use Spartan Race Father’s Day promotion code SPARTANDAD and get 50% off gear, $69 races and 2 free digital books with any race purchase (Spartan Up! & Spartan Fit!) I advise racers and fellow Dad’s to first figure out your race type, consider the endurance events, enter your children in the kid races, and for sure study up on the course obstacles. Then go out into nature and crush a 2017 Spartan Sprint and Spartan Fit using the discount code...

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Is American golf in decline?

Is American golf in decline?

America is the world’s biggest market for golf by a big margin and about half of the golf players and courses are in the country.

America is the world’s biggest market for golf by a big margin and about half of the golf players and courses are in the country. According to the Economist, about 30 million Americans were golfers in 2006, unfortunately, golfing has been seeing a decline in public interest since them. The Sports Techie community blog loves golf and the integration of technology such as range finders, GPS tech and apps to make the game more appealing for everyone no matter skill level or dedication to the game.

In 2013, 160 of 14,600 golf facilities closed, which also marked an 8t...

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New Paralympix Game Where You Compete For The Paralympians At Rio 2016

New Paralympix Game

New Paralympix Game Where You Compete For The Paralympians At Rio 2016 - Sports Techie blog.

New Paralympix Game Where You Compete For The Paralympians At Rio 2016 – Sports Techie blog.

The 2016 Paralympic opening ceremony is today just in time to play the Paralympic-themed game, the Paralympix. The video game was designed by a digital agency based in Manchester named Mobedia. The Sports Techie community blog welcomes them sharing their interactive gaming fun so we can share it with our global followers and readers. The retro pixelated design for the game (hence the name) where you can race on the track as a Paralympian is a hoot and you can track your top time on the leaderboard as well as donate to the British Paralympic Association (BPA.)  Get started now.

New Paralympix Game

New Paralympix Game

Paralympix
Sports tech does not have to cost a ton of money or be used by only pro...

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The Rise of Eco-Friendly Golf Courses

The Rise of Eco-Friendly Golf Courses

The environmental challenges facing golf is very real and the sport is rising to meet them including the use of sports tech as a solution. Because of this global sustainability dilemma, THE Sports Techie community blog is willing to share the GolfOnline UK infographic created to share some of the steps golf course operators are undertaking in order to help our ecosystem and save valuable resources. Golf has been under attack for its effect on the environment for a while now so the the positive steps by golf underway to become eco-friendly is the kind of story we all need to read, share and be constantly aware of especially if you play or are in the business.

Sustainable Golf Course
Very few non-motorised sports come under fire as regularly as golf for...

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Wearable Tech Fitness Band Infographic For Sports Techie

Wearable Tech Fitness Band Infographic For Sports Techie

Wearable Tech Fitness Band Infographic For Sports Techie

Wearable Tech Fitness Band Infographic For Sports Techie

Sports technology is exploding as an industry and the wearable tech verticals for sport, fitness and activity are helping to change the way people and animals do exercise, compete and recover. The fitness industry is changing the wearables space with innovative bands that record running, cycling and swim workouts, track sleep and act as your personal trainer. Bands track workouts inside gyms while training on treadmills, outside during nature trail walks or when swimming in a pool. Tracking runs or bike workouts, sleep and nutrition, with easy to use band technology can help to get a user in shape, permanently...

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Mission Apolo Episode 3: Apolo’s Wake Up Call In Boise Via THE Sports Techie Blog

IRONMAN 70.3 Boise for Apolo Ohno and Chocolate Milk

IRONMAN 70.3 Boise for Apolo Ohno and Chocolate Milk

Mission Apolo Episode 3: Apolo’s Wake Up Call In Boise Via THE Sports Techie Blog

A new episode of Mission Apolo featuring Ohno competing in his first ever triathlon via CHOCOLATE MILK is available for the Sports Techie community readers worldwide to watch and get motivated. A half IRONMAN race day calls for an athlete to be in good enough condition to race for 70.3 total miles. This one in Boise, Idaho, will mark Apolo Ohno’s first triathlon competition together with Got Milk and his teammate, Women’s Health fitness director Jen Ator, who cheered him on from the sidelines.

Mission Apolo Episode 3: Apolo's Wake Up Call In Boise Via THE Sports Techie Blog

Mission Apolo Episode 3: Apolo’s Wake Up Call In Boise Via THE Sports Techie Blog

Mission Apolo Episode 3: Apolo’s Wake Up Call

The third episode is a reality check...

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Rev Up The RPMs With These Top Gifts for ATV Enthusiasts

Rev Up The RPMs With These Top Gifts for ATV Enthusiasts - Sports Techie blog

Rev Up The RPMs With These Top Gifts for ATV Enthusiasts – Sports Techie blog

It may be the dead of winter, but riding season is just around the corner. The Sports Techie community blog loves machines with technology that provide sport and recreation opportunities for individuals or families like motocross and all terrain vehicles so start planning now! When the snow finally clears, be ready with new gear, new tools and a newfound sense of adventure:

Give an ATV Adventure

It pays to have a professional show you where the awesome trails are. The Alaska Backcountry Adventure Tours gives guided ATV tours throughout the year in the Alaskan wilderness. See grizzly bears fishing for salmon, or try your hand at fishing in glacier-fed streams and then hike on that same glacier...

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It Pays to Play Sports

It Pays to Play Sports

It Pays to Play Sports

It pays to play when it comes to playing sports, especially the health benefits, lifestyle boost and sense of overall wellbeing. Sophia Barber from Sports-management-degrees.com shared a new Infographic titled “It Pays to Play” with the Sports Techie community blog. I like this content because of the positives playing sport provides people and the new data that backs up how important it can be to leading a balanced life, fulfilling career, and mental plus physical wellbeing. Sports technology has become a seamless and impactful component that contributes to sports performance, a healthy lifestyle and mental longevity.

Sports Benefits
Source: Sports-Management-Degrees.com

Big Data
Some of these Infographic Big Data statistics are staggering...

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MAN VS. DOG – Who’s the Better Athlete?

Canines vs. Humans - Tale Of The Tape I Performance via Purina Pro Plan Infographic

Canines vs. Humans – Tale Of The Tape I Performance via Purina Pro Plan Infographic

Purina Pro Plan shared their MAN vs. DOG Infographic deeper look at the average stats when comparing dogs to humans from an athletic perspective, with the Sports Techie community blog. Dogs are naturally gifted athletes and Pro Plan wanted to showcase that by putting some amazing statistics side-by-side with some of the world’s most accomplished athletes.

Dogs are naturally incredible athletes and Pro Plan wanted to showcase that by putting some amazing statistics side-by-side with some of the world’s most accomplished athletes in an Infographic

Dogs are naturally incredible athletes and Pro Plan wanted to showcase that by putting some amazing statistics side-by-side with some of the world’s most accomplished athletes in an Infographic

For instance, the four dogs below actually beat human records, even though they’re at least half the size…

Fastest 200 Meter

  • Usain Bolt (19.19 seconds) vs...
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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.

@TheSportsTechie Book Review

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