Media & Technology: Equipment
Under Armour Expands Reach in Fitness Apps
by Elaine Low, Investor's Business Daily February 2015
Under Armour signaled with two acquisitions Wednesday that it intends to win the fitness-tracking footrace while also outpacing fourth-quarter expectations with accelerating earnings and revenue gains.
Trainer-Applied CPR, AED Saves Life of Nets Scout
by Tim Bontemps, The New York Post February 2015
It was a rare occurrence for Jim Sann to be home for a weekend and attend Nets practice Sunday. It also happened to save Sann's life after the team's advance scout collapsed on the practice court at the team's New Jersey practice facility Sunday morning.
Honda Center's Video Board to Quadruple in Size
by Art Marroquin, Staff Writer February 2015
The final buzzer is about to sound for the Honda Center's aging scoreboard.
LED Lighting Will Set Mood in New Vikings Stadium
by Jessica Lee, Star Tribune January 2015
An LED system will illuminate the field inside the new Minnesota Vikings stadium, officials announced Wednesday. The lights, from New York-based Ephesus Lighting, have color-tuning technology and lower energy needs than traditional lighting.
Seattle Mariners to Use LED Technology to Light Safeco
by AB Staff January 2015
Source: Seattle Mariners
The Seattle Mariners Tuesday announced that Safeco Field will be the first Major League Baseball facility to illuminate the playing field with LED lights.
2015 Super Bowl to be First Played Under LED Lights
by AB Staff January 2015
Source: Ephesus Lighting
SYRACUSE, NY, JANUARY 20, 2015 - It's not the first time a championship football game will be played at University of Phoenix Stadium and the two teams will not be there for the first time. But for the first time ever, the big game will be illuminated by high performance LED stadium lights from Ephesus Lighting, Inc., the leader in providing LED lighting solutions for sports facilities.
Seven Tips for Keeping Athletic Storage Rooms in Order
by Denny Hammack, Guest Contributor January 2015
Whether it’s a rec center, arena or field house, when you run an athletic program, it’s important that all of your equipment and important information be organized and easy to access. When properly managed, the athletic storage room can be one of the most useful, specialized storage areas in your facility. It can increase security, space, productivity and convenience.
GearBoss Storage System Saves Space at San Diego High School (Sponsored)
by Wenger Corporation December 2014
Tech, Funding Drive High School Scoreboard Upgrades
by Dennis Van Milligen November 2014
Beyond the playing surface itself, sports fans' eyes are drawn most often to one must-have venue amenity: the scoreboard. For high school administrators committed to modernizing their facilities without the funding to do so, scoreboards are increasingly seen as a great place to start. "Budgets are tighter than they've ever been," says Mike Daniel, CEO for Murray, Ky.-based Sportable Scoreboards. "Athletics has such a broad footprint, as it draws in so many folks to the school, that athletic administrators have to come across as putting their best foot forward, and a scoreboard is a big part of that."
Robot to Help Diagnose Concussions at Dartmouth
by Andrew Brandt November 2014
With studies conflicting as to whether or not concussion risk is related to the helmet you wear, and the American Association of Neurological Surgeons recently suggesting that more than one third of all college football players have suffered a concussion, having the ability to quickly recognize a concussion is more important than ever.