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  • Oakland Raiders Owner Meets with San Antonio Officials

    by Jerry McDonald Contra Costa Times July 2014

    Raiders owner Mark Davis confirmed a published report of a visit with San Antonio officials, but the extent of his interest in relocating his franchise to Texas is not known. Davis, reached by phone Tuesday, said he was in San Antonio with close friend and former Raider Cliff Branch, who was being inducted into a local hall of fame. “Former San Antonio mayor Henry Cisneros is a friend, and Henry suggested I take the opportunity to meet with some city officials while I was in town,’’ Davis said. “I have nothing further to discuss on the topic.’’ According to a report in the San Antonio Express-News, Davis met with Cisneros, then-mayor Julián Castro, City Manager See RELOCATION, 6C Sheryl Sculley and the president of the San Antonio Chamber of Commerce.

  • Gold's Gym Acquires 23-Location Rush Fitness Complex

    by Carly Harrington, harrington@knoxvillebiz.com July 2014

    The Rush Fitness Complex, a Knoxville-based fitness chain that operates 23 locations in Tennessee, Georgia, North Carolina and South Carolina, has agreed to be acquired by Gold’s Gym.

  • Congratulations to Our Reader Survey Contest Winner!

    by Michael Gaio May 2014

    Athletic Business would like to congratulate Vicky Jaeger, the winner of our reader survey contest. Vicky is the director or recreational services at Luther College in Decorah, Iowa, and a longtime AB reader. A new GoPro Hero 3+ will be delivered to Vicky, who was chosen at random after completing the reader survey we hosted on our website last week.

  • Red Cross Launches Campaign to Cut Drowning Rate in 50 Cities

    by Super User May 2014

    Source: Red Cross 

    Washington DC – May 20, 2014 - The American Red Cross today launched a new national campaign to reduce the drowning rate by 50 percent in 50 cities over the next three to five years.

  • Athletic Business Reader Response Survey

    by AB Staff May 2014

    Help us better serve you. Kindly respond to our E-News readership survey by May 16 and you will be eligible for a drawing to win a GoPro Hero3+.

  • Athletic Business Sweepstakes Rules - May 2014

    by Athletic Business Media, Inc. May 2014

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  • Help Us Choose Our June Cover

    by AB Staff April 2014

    The June issue of Athletic Business will be our 27th annual Architectural Showcase, featuring the best new facilities in athletics, fitness and recreation from around North America. With so many outstanding projects to choose from, deciding which one to put on the cover is a difficult task. That's why we're asking for your help.

  • Aquatic Design Group Announces New Management

    by Super User January 2014

    Source: Aquatic Design Group

    Last November, the aquatics industry lost one of its leaders, Randy Mendioroz. Under Randy’s leadership Aquatic Design Group (ADG) has become a worldwide industry leader, focusing on aquatic design and consulting with a reputation of providing the highest quality work product and support services in the industry.  

  • Sports Legacy Institute Launches Hit Count Cert. Program

    by Super User January 2014

    Source: Sports Legacy Institute

    New York City - January 27, 2014 -The non-profit Sports Legacy Institute (SLI) announced a major advance in the effort to prevent concussions and brain damage in contact sports today with the launch of theHit Count® certification program after two years of development, which was unveiled at a press conference at the 2014 Super Bowl Media Center in New York City.

  • Introducing the New AthleticBusiness.com

    by Michael Gaio December 2013

    You might have noticed that things look a little different around here. After using our previous website design for more than three years, we felt AthleticBusiness.com was in need of a facelift.