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Source: National Athletic Trainers' Association 

DALLAS, March 2, 2015 – At the sixth Youth Sports Safety Summit today, the National Athletic Trainers’ Association presented its inaugural Youth Sports Safety Ambassador Award to three recipients demonstrating significant commitment to the health and welfare of secondary school student athletes.

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Source: Polar 

KEMPELE, Finland, March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Polar, the leader in heart rate sensors, training apps, wearable sports devices and activity trackers, has announced a partnership with

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Source: The National Athletic Trainers' Association 

Dallas, March 2, 2015 – At the sixth Youth Sports Safety Summit this morning, the National Athletic Trainers’ Association released an

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Sources: The V Foundation for Cancer Research, The ACC

(Cary, NC, March 2, 2015) (CLICK TO TWEET) – The V Foundation for Cancer Research, one of the nation’s leading cancer research funding

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Source: The National Athletic Trainers' Association 

DALLAS, TEXAS, February 27, 2015 – The National Athletic Trainers’ Association supports the introduction of the Secondary School Student

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Source: Watkins Manufacturing Corporation

VISTA, Calif., February 27, 2015 – Watkins Manufacturing Corporation, the world’s largest manufacturer of hot tubs, has acquired Endless Pools®, Inc

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Source: Octane Fitness, LLC

BROOKLYN PARK, Minn. – Feb. 26, 2015 – Committed to delivering the best performance training products and programs for exercise and athletics, Octane Fitness, LLC and

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Source: Daktronics

BROOKINGS, S.D. – Feb. 26, 2015 – Iowa Cubs fans will have an enhanced game-day experience this year as Daktronics (NASDAQ-DAKT) of Brookings, South Dakota, has been selected to

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Source: Technogym

New York, NY – February 24, 2015 - Technogym (www.technogym.com), a world leading company supplying fitness and wellness products, services and solutions, is a contributing sponsor

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Source: Ephesus Lighting

SYRACUSE, NY, FEBRUARY 25, 2015 - Ephesus Lighting, the leader in high-output LED lighting in sports and entertainment venues, announced today that its newest product

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