Despite the 40th anniversary of Title IX, American female athletes are still struggling to find an even playing field. The 45 women of the U.S. national tackle football team have the opportunity to represent their country in the IFAF Women's World Championship in Finland - if they can afford to go. Each woman is required to pay to play: $3000 to be exact.
Holt Brothers Football, founded by NFL brothers Torry and Terrence Holt to pass on to younger generations the knowledge and approach it takes to be successful on the field and off, has announced the date of their annual Triangle football camp. This year, youth from grades 1st through 12th are invited to attend camp on Saturday, July 13 at WRAL Soccer Center in Raleigh.
NFL Pro-Bowl Cornerback, Dominique Rodgers Comartie will host his DRC Foundation Walking With A Purpose Celebrity Fashion Show on Friday, April 5th at Renaissance On 9th and Celebrity Slam Jam Game on Saturday, April 6th at Palmetto High School.
"Each year, we start with a list of a good dozen in each class and then have to whittle them down," said Chris Doelle, co-founder and Managing Partner of Lone Star Gridiron. "The more you get to know the kids and their stories, the harder it becomes. These winners represent a lot of other deserving players as well as their own accomplishments."
Creative Toys Launches a unique pocket sized, realistic looking football figurine series for collecting, swapping or exchanging between football enthusiasts! Launching this August 2012 the series include footballers from Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Manchester United.
Hope4heroes.org is proud to announce that they are kicking off a national golf and baseball tour featuring NFL and MLB legends playing for charity. The tour features a weekend of All-Star events including a world poker tour sponsored celebrity poker event, pro-am golf outing and an All Star softball game featuring the legends.
New Miami Dolphins running back Lamar Miller will be present at a public signing on June 9th, 2012, at the Hollywood Collectibles sports memorabilia store in Hollywood, Florida. A former University of Miami running back, Miller is one of only three UM players to have been drafted into the Dolphins since 2004. Come meet and talk with Miller on June 9th from 11:30am to 1:00pm!
Live Broadcast hosted by CBS Sports Anchor Spencer Tillman featuring an all star cast including former New York Giant George Martin and Vernon Davis of the San Francisco 49ers. Broadcast will air beginning at 2 PM Eastern Time/11 AM Pacific Time on the VoiceAmerica Sports Channel and on VoiceAmerica TV.
Track Social announces release of NFL Engagement Leaderboard and NFL Teams Zone. Track Social (tracksocial.com) is a Social Media Analytics platform for Smart Marketing that benchmarks brands and grades them on Presence, Audience, Engagement, and Buzz, as well as hundreds of other social marketing metrics.