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A Brief History of Women in Motorsports

The first motorized tricycle race for women that we know of took place as early as 1897. Comparing these pioneering ladies to modern day racers shows one major similarity, courage. The Sports Techie community blog readers and followers represents thousands of women across the planet as equals to men. Yet, to this day motorsports are associated with dudes and are usually seen as a type of sport showing masculinity at its finest.

This discipline is one of the very few where men and women can compete against each other in big competitions, as well as there being ‘female’ clubs and associations to inspire, promote and protect sportswomen...

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Exterity Powers The Open Media And Hospitality Tents Live Sports Video Streams

The Open: Exterity Enhances Fan Experience with Best-In-Class Video Solutions

EXTERITY AND C3I GROUP REINFORCE PARTNERSHIP IN ADVANCE OF THE 145TH OPEN.

EXTERITY AND C3I GROUP REINFORCE PARTNERSHIP IN ADVANCE OF THE 145TH OPEN.

Exterity and C3i Group are again distributing secure sports video solutions and connectivity services including to the mobile device zone at The Open major golf tournament event held at Royal Troon in Scotland specifically for media rooms and hospitality village tents allowing journalists and attendees real-time access to live streaming content of a one-of-a-kind digital sports tech experience for those not able to watch play on the historical Scottish course founded in 1878. The 145th Open Championship over the next four-days begins today and features 450 display points th...

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Minute Media Football Fan Content Contribution Platform Powers HT Media Group India

Minute Media Football Fan Content Contribution Platform Powers HT Media Group India

Minute Media, HT Media Partner to Deliver Fan-Created Football Content

Minute Media, HT Media Partner to Deliver Fan-Created Football Content

HT Media in India will partner with Minute Media to deliver fan-created curated football content. The Sports Techie community blog chatted via Skype to Duncan McMonagle, SVP Strategy and Partnerships, Minute Media, at their London office about this enormous sports technology opportunity for the Israeli based company to engage with one of the largest digital markets in the world and the number two sized Facebook global country list of users by country. I also queried as to future company plans after raising $45 million in funding such as eSports...

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ELEAGUE To Live Stream CES 2016 “Road To Vegas” eSports Championship

ELEAGUE To Live Stream CES 2016 “Road To Vegas” eSports Championship

The ELEAGUE “Road to Vegas” debut at CES 2016 produced by Turner Sports and WME / IMG is live streaming the top two teams in the Counter-Strike: Global Offensive by Valve championship eSports league competition to fans around the world this Thursday, January 7 at 12:30 p.m. PST. The CS:GO stream features Lounge Gaming and OpTic Gaming (team members formerly part of Team Conquest) facing off in the best-of-three championship round streamed live over the FaceIT Twitch Channel. The Sports Techie community blog is excited to share this Turner Sports news about a new sports technology driven sport that had more than 1,100 teams compete in the qualifying round for the opportunity to earn the right to play in the “Roa...

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Enter Campus Insiders Guest Reporter Search

Campus Insiders Launches “Guest Reporter Search” Campaign Provides opportunity for Students and Alumni to Cover the College Football Playoff in Arizona.

Campus Insiders Launches “Guest Reporter Search” Campaign Provides opportunity for Students and Alumni to Cover the College Football Playoff in Arizona.

Enter Campus Insiders Guest Reporter Search

Campus Insiders located in Chicago, IL is conducting a new Guest Reporter Search for some lucky college sports fan to win the grand prize of a chance to report with their respected broadcast team on site during the College Football Championship week in Phoenix, AZ. Any college student or alumni wanting to break into the profession or wishing to win the all-expense paid trip contest to cover the College Football Playoff Championship as the winner of the search can enter. The Sports Techie blog also reported about the launch of the ACC Digital Network (ACCDN) Guest Reporter search...

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Social Media And Sports Journalism UF Online Infographic Visual Resource

The impact by social media on sports journalism can be better understood by looking over the Infographic visual resource provided by the University of Florida to share with the Sports Techie community blog. Sports journalist are having to morph with social media to match the fast changing history of the industry and to keep up with top brands and individuals that are pushing the space to new heights such as ESPN. Fan engagement, sport business and cutting-edge technology resulted in fundamental changes to the way content is now delivered and personalized creating a powerful mechanism named social media used for delivering news, entertainment and gossip to society as happened during the recent NBA and NFL drafts last w...

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The ACC Digital Network Tournament Fan Experience And Guest Reporter Search Winners

The ACC Digital Network Tournament Fan Experience And Guest Reporter Search Winners - Sports Techie blog.

The ACC Digital Network Tournament Fan Experience And Guest Reporter Search Winners – Sports Techie blog.

The ACC Digital Network Tournament Fan Experience And Guest Reporter Search Winners

The newest ACC Digital Network (@theACCDN) Guest Reporter Search campaign by the ACCDN has two new collegiate winners that will be part of the extensive tournament coverage. Sports technology apps, streaming and social content are set to enhance the ACC fan experience. Shantel Jordan and Jacob Dennis will boost their sports media careers via video, editorial and social media contributions from the 2015 New York Life ACC Tournament. Jordan and Dennis are official members of the ACCDN team and will work at the Greensboro Coliseum on the ACCDN #ACCStar daily video on demand segment, together with Jeff Fis...

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The ACCDN Guest Reporter Winner Is NC State Senior, Taylor Cunningham

The ACC Digital Network selects NC State Senior, Taylor Cunningham as Guest Reporter

The ACC Digital Network selects NC State Senior, Taylor Cunningham as Guest Reporter

ACCDN Guest Reporter Winner Is NC State Senior, Taylor Cunningham

The ACC Digital Network inaugural Guest Reporter Campaign conducted over the Internet was won by NC State senior, Taylor Cunningham. She will be on the sideline today representing the ACCDN for the 2014 Dr Pepper ACC Football Championship in Charlotte, NC between Florida State and Georgia Tech. The Sports Techie community blog covered the promotion back in September via this link here. Fan contests involving online sports technology is a hot trend to keep an eye on during 2015 and beyond.

The ACC Digital Network inaugural Guest Reporter Campaign conducted over the Internet was won by NC State senior, Taylor Cunningham.

The ACC Digital Network inaugural Guest Reporter Campaign conducted over the Internet was won by NC State senior, Taylor Cunningham.

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Allianz Riviera Stadium Lab Use InsideBot, Google Glass And Drones To Enhance Fan Experience

The Allianz Riviera stadium is the 1st positive-energy stadium in the Euro 2016 and known as the center for sports technology innovations focused on enhancing the fan experience.

The Allianz Riviera stadium is the 1st positive-energy stadium in the Euro 2016 and known as the center for sports technology innovations focused on enhancing the fan experience.

Allianz Riviera Stadium Lab Use InsideBot, Google Glass And Drones To Enhance Fan Experience

It is my pleasure to introduce the Sports Techie community blog readers and followers to the newest project at Sportfive France : The insideBot of Allianz Riviera stadium, located near the French Riviera. The Allianz Riviera stadium is the 1st positive-energy stadium in the Euro 2016 and known as the center for sports technology innovations focused on enhancing the fan experience...

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Enter The ACCDN – Guest Reporter Search, Winner Covers ACC Football Championship Game

Opportunity for Students and Alumni to Cover the ACC Football Championship Game.

Opportunity for Students and Alumni to Cover the ACC Football Championship Game.

Enter The ACCDN – Guest Reporter Search, Winner Covers ACC Football Championship Game

The fan experience at the ACC Digital Network (ACCDN) just ramped up thanks to the recent launch of the “Guest Reporter Search” campaign going on right now via the Internet, where one lucky reporter will be selected to be part of the media crew at the 2014 Dr Pepper ACC Football Championship in Charlotte, NC on Saturday, December 6. Our thanks go to Natalie Jenkins, ACCDN Director Marketing, for sharing this sports technology inspired contest with the Sports Techie community blog readers and followers...

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