Courtney Cameron
(courtney@athleticbusiness.com) joined the staff at Athletic Business in September of 2016 as the editorial assistant. She has a bachelor’s in creative writing and French from the University of Wisconsin—Eau Claire, where she worked as a group exercise instructor. She enjoys hiking at Devil’s Lake and reading past bedtime.
  • Thursday, January, 12, 2017
    NFL's Chargers Announce Relocation

    Chargers owner Dean Spanos announced the long-awaited decision this morning: the team will relocate from San Diego to Los Angeles for the 2017 season. 


  • Wednesday, January, 11, 2017
    Former Mayor Disgusted by Quality of Rec Construction

    The Benning Stoddert Recreation Center in South Washington D.C. is open to the public after being under construction for renovations for more than a year; but former mayor Vincent Gray, who approved the project’s $6.7 million budget while he was in office isn’t happy with what he’s seen of the building site.


  • Tuesday, January, 10, 2017
    Brain Injury Study Shows Increased Death Rate

    Last Thursday, a study was released by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention showing a small increase in recent years in high school football player deaths attributed to brain and spinal injuries.


  • Monday, January, 09, 2017
    Planet Fitness Anti-Bullying Initiative $1M Success

    In 2016, Planet Fitness raised more than $1 million for the Boys & Girls Clubs of America and STOMP Out Bullying through the success of their November membership sale. Proceeds went toward tolerance training and encouraging body-positivity imaging inside fitness venues.


  • Friday, January, 06, 2017
    Unconscious Wrestler Revived by Coach and Spectators

    On Wednesday night, Donovan Catholic High School wrestler Brandon Gonzalez was revived by a group of fast-acting coaches, trainers and spectators after collapsing during a tri-match with Lakewood and Toms River North in Lakewood, N.J.


  • Thursday, January, 05, 2017
    Players Sue District for Alleged Anti-Bullying Violation

    In a federal lawsuit filed Wednesday against the Washoe County (Nev.) School District and Galena High School football coach Steve Struzyk and principal Tom Brown, three former players asked for monetary damages to be paid in compensation for economic loss and pain and suffering due to a perceived violation of state law and a district anti-bullying policy.


  • Thursday, January, 05, 2017
    New Projects: New Braunfels Rec | Kentucky Baseball | Razorback Stadium

    Breaking Ground


  • Wednesday, January, 04, 2017
    Turf Industry Asks EPA for Final Decision

    In response to a status report released on Dec. 30 by the Environmental Protection Agency regarding progress made on the Federal Research Action Plan on artificial turf, the Safe Fields Alliance (SFA) and the Synthetic Turf Council (STC) made a joint statement on Tuesday urging the EPA to present their full findings as soon as possible.


  • Tuesday, January, 03, 2017
    Mother Sues Community Center for Wrongful Death

    On Thursday, December 15, Anisoara Frunza filed a personal injury/wrongful death suit against the Des Plaines Parks District on behalf of her daughter, Alexandra Frunza.


  • Wednesday, December, 21, 2016
    Dutch Study Eases Fears Over Shredded Tire Infill

    On Tuesday, the National Institute for Public Health and Environment, a government-run public health organization based in the Netherlands, released the findings of a study conducted on potential health threats posed by playing on artificial turf fields made from recycled rubber crumbs.