The Sports Medicine and Orthopedic Devices Address Injury Prevention, Muscle Rejuvenation and Athletic Recovery - February 12, 2014 (Irvine, CA)—Hyperice announced today the official release of its ice compression technology, which is the first of many recovery product launches. The signature ice compression product line is a revolutionary two-part system, which harnesses the power of real ice and the anti-inflammatory properties of compression to provide preventative treatment, accelerate injury recovery, and enhance muscle and joint performance.
Kenah brings 18 years of experience in events and sports marketing to Atlanta Track Club - ATLANTA – February 5, 2014 – Atlanta Track Club announced today that Olympian and two-time World Championship bronze medalist Rich Kenah has been named the new executive director of the organization. In addition to his nine year professional running career, Kenah brings nearly two decades of experience in events and sports marketing. He comes to Atlanta Track Club from Global Athletics and Marketing, Inc. and will transition into his new role on Monday, February 24.
The B.A.A. (Boston Athletic Association) today launches the Boston Marathon World Run app that virtually connects runners around the world and their social networks with the 2014 Boston Marathon. The mobile app, available on Apple and Android, and website allows runners to participate in the athletic spirit of the event regardless of ability or geography.
Social media campaign intended to showcase the good work event organizers are doing to reduce the environmental footprint and enhance the social benefits of their events - February 3, 2014 – Portland, OR: The Council for Responsible Sport announced today that it will conduct a photo contest throughout the month of February. Pictures should be submitted via Instagram, with the tag #responsiblesport and a descriptive caption, including event namd and/or @Twitter handle. Prizes include $100 credit toward the Council’s 2014 certification application fee for photo of the week winners, and an additional $500 credit for the photo of the month. Pictures must be submitted by February 28, 2014.