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System Aims to Recreate Challenging Mountain Climbs in Gym

System Aims to Recreate Challenging Mountain Climbs in Gym

By Michael Casey | Jun 7
After spending time in Switzerland studying and hiking in the Alps, Dartmouth assistant professor Emily Whiting wanted to relive those climbs back home.

A Red Flag from 2015 Foreshadows OutGames Collapse

A Red Flag from 2015 Foreshadows OutGames Collapse

By Jason Parsley | Jun 6
In 2014 the World OutGames secured a $200,000 grant from the Florida Sports Foundation. But a year later the FSF board grew concerned OutGames was not meeting fundamental benchmarks.

NFL Teams Make History by Sponsoring LGBT Pride Event

NFL Teams Make History by Sponsoring LGBT Pride Event

By Brittany Ferrendi | Jun 5
The Los Angeles Rams and the Los Angeles Chargers are sponsoring this weekend's Venice Pride Event in Venice Beach, California. The Rams are the first NFL team in history to sponsor an LGBT pride event.

World OutGames 2017 Athletes: Federico Garcia and Tyler King

World OutGames 2017 Athletes: Federico Garcia and Tyler King

By Tucker Berardi | May 28
Federico Garcia and Tyler King are two runners that will be competing in the 10K event at this year's World OutGames Miami. The two will also have been engaged for two years come this October.

orld OutGames 2017 Athletes: Chris Manning

orld OutGames 2017 Athletes: Chris Manning

By Ryan Lynch | May 28
It took some time for Chris Manning to become comfortable with who he is, but basketball played a huge role in helping him figure it out.

World Spotlight Shines on Miami For Historic World OutGames

World Spotlight Shines on Miami For Historic World OutGames

May 27
The stage is set for World OutGames Miami 2017, the world's largest 10-day Sports, Culture and Human Rights event featuring LGBT athletes, participants, spectators and thought leaders from around the globe.

World OutGames 2017 Athletes: Diego Suarez

World OutGames 2017 Athletes: Diego Suarez

By John McDonald | May 27
Diego Suarez is a global citizen returning to Florida to present his hometown to the world.

Specter of Bribery Cases Hangs Over FIFA Council Elections

Specter of Bribery Cases Hangs Over FIFA Council Elections

By Rob Harris | May 9
The specter of fresh corruption scandals hangs over the annual gathering of world soccer leaders, two years after the FIFA Congress was shaken by the exposure of far-reaching fraud.

Play 60: Battling Youth Obesity and Lack of Fitness

Play 60: Battling Youth Obesity and Lack of Fitness

By Barry Wilner | Apr 23
When the NFL launched Play 60 a decade ago as a way to get American youth active, the league had no idea what reach the program would have.

Wired Up: Digital Devices the Rage in Baseball

Wired Up: Digital Devices the Rage in Baseball

By Ronald Blum | Apr 5
In 21st-century baseball, digital devices monitor heart rates, skin temperature - they even track fielder's movements, all part of the exponential data explosion used to determine batting orders, pitching changes and defensive shifts.

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