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Hockeyfight
Article | December 5, 2020
Former Hockey Player Introduces Bill to Ban Fighting in Youth Sports   

While fighting in youth sports has never been encouraged, it has never been completely eradicated either. One politician wants to change that. The... More>>



ShanghaiMarathon
Article | December 4, 2020
With 9,000 Runners, Marathon Proves Mass Participation Events are Possible   

First, the London Marathon showed it was possible to host a world-class competitive event amid the COVID landscape. Now, the Shanghai Marathon has... More>>



USATH
Article | December 4, 2020
Inside the Events: USA Team Handball   

One of the fastest-paced Olympic team sports is also, for the mainstream American audience, largely misunderstood. Team handball, which can be played... More>>



TurkeyTrot
Article | November 19, 2020
Turkey Trot Tradition is Alive and Well – Just Trotting to a Different Rhythm for 2020   

The turkey trot, that evergreen running event that takes place on Thanksgiving Day, looks different this year but it hasn’t stopped event owners... More>>



Parents
Article | November 9, 2020
Tired of Traveling, California Parents Demand Return-to-Play Guidance   

Parents in California are railing at officials for procrastinating on presenting the return-to-play guidance they have promised. And, they note, the... More>>



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Article | November 9, 2020
The Independent High School Football Program That Defied State Orders   

Play anyway. That was the philosophy of an independent high school football league in Connecticut. It was created in response to the decision of the... More>>



Londonmarathon_Smaller
Article | November 8, 2020
London Marathon Organizers Pull Off the First Major In-Person Race   

In a season of no, it’s great to see a big event go – even when that big event, a major marathon, has to be run in the rain. The bright spot on... More>>



USOPCMuseum
Article | November 8, 2020
“Olympic City USA” Has Another Attraction: A Museum Dedicated to the Games   

The newest attraction in sports tourism isn’t actually a sports event. It’s a place: the new U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum in Colorado... More>>



Archery
Article | November 8, 2020
Foley Hits the Mark with Archery Event   

With about 1,200 athletes (plus their families) Foley, Alabama hosted a national archery event in late summer. The reviews were positive, vendors... More>>



Lawsuits
Article | November 8, 2020
Judges to Parents: No Suit for You   

Some parents have moved their kids over state lines so that they could play sports this fall. Others have tried to get around testing. Another tactic... More>>



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