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US Sports Camps Delivering Famer Powered Virtual Summer Youth Camp Experience

Famer, US Sports Camps Partner to Launch Interactive Virtual Youth Camp Programs For Summer 2020

COVID-19 didn’t stop Famer from partnering with US Sports Camps on a new 2020 digital experience for the licensed operator of NIKE Sports Camps enabling them to deliver virtual, interactive training for their summer sports program while helping coaches get paid. Kids are home for summer and perhaps longer because of coronavirus so Famer and USSC decided to partner on this new concept and began testing last Spring in order to fill the void for the 100,000 campers that normally attend one or more of the 1,000 in-person sport camps across 16 different sports canceled for the first time in 48 years. USSC is considered the largest and most popular youth summer sports program in North America...

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TeamSnap and Washington Youth Soccer Sports Tech Partnership Official

TeamSnap, the official team and sports organization management platform of WYS

TeamSnap sports management technology headquartered in Boulder. Colorado since 2009 is now the official team and sports organization management platform for all Washington State Youth Soccer clubs. THE Sports Techie community blog followers and readers should know I played in WSY from 2nd to 12th grade during the early 70’s through the early 80’s when families mainly used a printed schedule often placed on the refrigerator for most organizational and coordination needs for those that can relate before the digital era was all the way here with connected smartphones, tablets and PCs. I have also blogged about TeamSnap digital business and been a user as a high school lacrosse coach here in Atlanta making ...

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A @MLB $582K @BGCA_Clubs, youth baseball programs @TMobile donation after 61 HRs by @Giancarlo818 on @espn. #HRDerby

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U.S. Olympic Sochi Alpine Ski Gold Medalist Ted Ligety is teaming up with Youth Enrichment Services Operation Snowsports to help pay for urban youth to get outdoors where they’ll learn how to ski and snowboard and, in turn, build self-confidence and gain invaluable life skills. At the XXII Winter Olympics hosted by Sochi, Russia, Ted skied low and produced near 90-degree angle turns that helped him win a gold medal in the men’s giant slalom, the first American to win this event twice. Team USA is racing on NBC Sports Network today and Ted will attempt to win more medals for Team USA in the slalom event...

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TeamSnap Survey Confirms Youth Sports Participation Are Time And Financial Investments

TeamSnap Survey Confirms Youth Sports Participation Are Time And Financial Investments

TeamSnap Survey Confirms Youth Sports Participation Are Time And Financial Investments

TeamSnap just released a survey confirming that participation in youth sports is a significant time and financial investment for its users throughout the world. They are as the number one web and mobile team and activity management service company we have featured on the Sports Techie community blog. Their insightful research provides insights about investment and communication preferences among parents of young athletes.

TeamSnap User Survey

This new research data and recent user study via TeamSnap confirmed that participating in youth sports requires a major time commitment and financial investment. “This user survey confirmed our other data showing that TeamSnap users are involved in a wide variety of...

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MLB.com Launches MLBAM and Big League Analysis, Digital Academy, to Connect with Youth Baseball

MLB.com Launches MLBAM and Big League Analysis, Digital Academy, to Connect with Youth Baseball

MLB.com Launches MLBAM and Big League Analysis, Digital Academy, to Connect with Youth Baseball

The good people at Major League Baseball get sports technology and so does the founder and CEO of Big League Analysis, LLC, Tyson Hanish, who was gracious enough to speak to the Sports Techie blog about the debut of their tech platform and proprietary software tools, despite being a day away from being a Father for the second time. It turns out there is a brand new mindset at MLB.com that is focused on connecting youth baseball through the use of technology. To help the MLB sports tech cause, you will find an exclusive myHits coupon code for the Sports Techie community to use and share around the world later on in this blog below.

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Louisiana Youth Sports League and Digital Scout partner to use live football technology

Digital Scout data from in-game instant analysis and after-game reports writes live to the platform on HSGamecenter.com

Digital Scout data from in-game instant analysis and after-game reports writes live to the platform on HSGamecenter.com

The Louisiana Youth Sports League and Digital Scout have signed a sports business deal that will provide live play-by-play and statistics data for all 66 LYSN Football teams all season long.

Digital Scout and LYSN

Dan Fronczak, Vice President, Digital Scout, told the Sports Techie community blog the following about partnering with LYSN and the process of becoming an annual resource of sports tech for the large number of youth sports markets nationwide.

“Youth sports is something we can all relate to.  At some point in our childhood we all participated...

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For Soccer Ventures New Podcast Network, Orange Slices Show And Girls Soccer Network Partnership

“Orange Slices,” is hosted by former U.S. Men’s National Team star Heath Pearce and rising American star Mark McKenzie of the Philadelphia United

The American soccer family now has three new content focused, For Soccer Ventures (FSV) initiatives people can engage with. All facets of player, fan and Soccer Mom can stay connected to the game with the first-ever, U.S. soccer-centric podcast network, their original show “Orange Slices” hosted by Heath Pearce and Mark McKenzie, as well a burgeoning Preferred Partnership with Girls Soccer Network (GSN). COVID-19 and soccer participation both continue to surge in numbers across the nation...

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COVID-19 Can’t Stop Famer Virtual Launch Of NBPA Training Ground Presented By Spalding

Famer and the National Basketball Players Association launched the new NBPA Training Ground channel presented by Spalding for all skills levels to “Train with Us” on the app at a time when COVID-19 has shut down youth sports nationwide. Coronavirus can’t stop this NBPA virtual learning experience hosted on Famer’s sports coaching and mentorship mobile video platform from enabling young basketball players the ability to engage with professional players and top trainers and coaches. Kids and parents are able to communicate with these hoops experts on the fundamentals, drills and skills training, as well as strength and conditioning...

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Quality Sports Tech Options For Active Older Adults

There are plenty of athletic activities accessible to older adults, and technology is ready to help

Fewer than 35 percent of American adults ages 65 to 74 are physically active, according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Exercise is one of the best things we can do for our bodies, especially as we grow older. Muscle loss because of age begins after 30 and is called sarcopenia with men losing on average 30% of muscle mass throughout their life but that can be prevented through weight bearing exercises. Diving for baseballs, jumping over hurdles or lifting a person over your head might not be possible past a certain age, but there are plenty of athletic activities accessible to older adults, and technology is ready to help...

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