World Athletics statement on Russian Federation

World Athletics statement on Russian Federation

World Athletics can confirm that it has not received the payments due from the Russian Athletics Federation (RusAF) on 1 July, nor any information on when the monies may be paid, despite reminders and correspondence with the Federation. As a result, World Athletics will stand down both the Doping Review Board (DRB) and the Russian […]

Largest video scoreboard in professional sports is unveiled

Largest video scoreboard in professional sports is unveiled

SoFi Stadium announced on Wednesday that the largest videoboard in sports is now complete. The 2.2 million pound videoboard is composed of 70,000 square feet of digital LED and is 120 yards long, or 1.2 times longer and 1.5 times wider than the field. The videoboard has more than 260 speakers embedded into its structure […]

Thunder Fellows program

Thunder Fellows program

The Oklahoma City Thunder and CAA Sports, a division of leading entertainment and sports agency Creative Artists Agency (CAA), announced today the Thunder Fellows Program, a partnership designed to unlock new opportunities in sports, technology, and entertainment for Black students in the Tulsa area. Guided by the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre Centennial Commission, the program will […]

2020 60-game MLB schedule

2020 60-game MLB schedule

On July, 6 2020, Major League Basesball announced their 60-game schedule for this year. The schedule was announced on July 6, on MLB Tonight: Schedule Release which was presented by Camping World on the MLB Network. The season will start officially on July 23 with the New York Yankees playing against the Washington Nationals and […]

IOC receives Green Building Leadership Award

IOC receives Green Building Leadership Award

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has received another distinction for Olympic House. The IOC’s new headquarters in Lausanne has been awarded the European 2020 US Green Building Council (USGBC) Leadership Award. Olympic House, which also holds the rigorous LEED Platinum certification, is one of the most sustainable buildings in the world. The award, announced today […]