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The Dutch footballer developed dementia due to his sports career

Former professional footballer Wout Holverda developed severe dementia as a result of his football career, specialists from UMC Amsterdam established after his death in December. They think the headers played an important role in this. This is the first time that such a strong link has been established between the sporting career of a Dutch […]

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The 2022 NFL Combine & Sports Career Conference is coming to Indianapolis | News

INDIANAPOLIS, February 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Each March, the NFL Combine sets the future of football in motion as a global onslaught of talent embarks on the next stage of their careers. But the success stories from Indianapolis are not limited to young men in pads. Those who frequent the Global Conference on Sports Careers […]

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The 2022 NFL Combine & Sports Career Conference is coming to Indianapolis |

INDIANAPOLIS, February 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Each March, the NFL Combine sets the future of football in motion as a global onslaught of talent embarks on the next stage of their careers. But the success stories from Indianapolis are not limited to young men in pads. Those who frequent the Global Conference on Sports Careers […]

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The 2022 NFL Combine & Sports Career Conference is coming to Indianapolis

INDIANAPOLIS, February 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Each March, the NFL Combine sets the future of football in motion as a global onslaught of talent embarks on the next stage of their careers. But the success stories from Indianapolis are not limited to young men in pads. Those who frequent the Global Conference on Sports Careers […]

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The 2022 NFL Combine & Sports Career Conference is coming to Indianapolis

INDIANAPOLIS, February 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Each March, the NFL Combine sets the future of football in motion as a global onslaught of talent embarks on the next stage of their careers. But the success stories from Indianapolis are not limited to young men in pads. Those who frequent the Global Conference on Sports Careers […]

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Charles Blockson gave up his sports career to become a historian

By Marc Hostutler Posted: 11:53 PM EST Feb 9, 2022Updated: 10:41 a.m. EST Feb 10, 2022 Image via WPSU. Charles Blockson. As a child, Norristown native Charles Blockson was told by a teacher that his heritage had no history worth learning, writes Avi Wolfman-Arent for Billy Penn. “Negroes are born to serve white people,” said […]

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How former Springs student-athlete Susan Kolb built a successful athletic career through football

A lifelong interest in sport has taken Susan Kolb from the football grounds in South Somerset County to her current role as Director of Sport at Cowl College in Frederick, Maryland. Along the way, those experiences as an athlete, coach and administrator have helped the 34-year-old Springs native balance hard work and athletic discipline with […]

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Saudi Arabia launches ‘Sports Career Day’ to connect job seekers to sports sector

Tony Mullins will treat star of the stay Princess Zoe to a new “mini-race” in preparation for the $2.5 million Longines Red Sea Turf Handicap at next month’s Saudi Cup meeting. The hugely popular Irish mare will gallop at Leopardstown after the Dublin Racing Festival set up on the track the first weekend in February. […]

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The abnormal accident that stopped my sports career

After the pandemic delayed my first season of college soccer, I was excited to play last fall. I prepared for the season by playing summer league games, lifting in the gym and working on my fitness more than ever before. I finally felt like I was back to my football routine with daily practices, team […]

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Saudi Arabia to launch ‘Sports Career Day’ initiative on Tuesday

TAMPA, Fla.: Tom Brady left the NFL on his own terms, still at the top of his game.Brady, the most successful quarterback in league history and one of professional sports’ greatest champions, retired after winning seven Super Bowls and setting numerous records during a career without precedent of 22 years.“It’s hard for me to write, […]

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Tom Brady’s other athletic career that wasn’t

Tom Brady could be on his way to an eighth Super Bowl, but what if he sticks to the baseball field. Brady, who added a seventh Super Bowl to his resume last year against the Kanas City Chiefs, was a baseball catcher extraordinaire in 1995. His former high school baseball coach ‘thought baseball was his […]

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Ex-UNC basketball star King Rice talks about the future of his athletic career

Monmouth Head Coach King Rice, a former North Carolina player, applauds his team’s performance during the first half against North Carolina on Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2016 at the Smith Center in Chapel Hill, Carolina North Robert Willette File photo King Rice knew he had messed up. In May 1990, the morning after an alcohol-fueled night […]

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The Undertaker opens up about his Texas athletic career ahead of Wrestlemania 38 in Arlington

ARLINGTON (KFDX / KJTL) – Wrestlemania returns to the Metroplex in April 2022 for the first time since breaking the event attendance record in 2016. Fans who attended a Wednesday night on sale at AT&T Stadium in Arlington had the opportunity to secure the first tickets before they went on sale to the public at […]

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Trump-backed Walker builds on athletic career to continue race for US Senate

WASHINGTON, Aug. 25 (Reuters) – Retired football star Herschel Walker on Wednesday launched a campaign for a US Senate seat from Georgia that relied heavily on his personal rise from poverty to sporting greatness, as well as on his support of former President Donald Trump. Walker, who has never been a candidate for elected office, […]

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Tim Tebow cut by Jacksonville Jaguars, probable end to his professional sports career

Tim Tebow was cut by the Jaguars on Tuesday, likely ending his professional sports career. Tebow, 34, hadn’t played in the NFL for five years before attempting to return as a tight end. In a statement, Tebow thanked the Jaguars for giving him the opportunity to play. Loading Something is loading. The Jacksonville Jaguars have […]

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Indian parents now more supportive of children who opt for non-cricket sports careers: survey

India’s best medal crop ever at the Olympics – including Neeraj Chopra’s historic gold – has breathed new energy into the prospects for sports other than cricket in the country and more parents are now ready to help their child choose a career in a sport other than the gentleman’s game, according to a LocalCircles […]

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4 things to keep in mind when pursuing a sports career

Full length of people in sportswear jogging while exercising on sidewalk outdoors Choosing a career is a major life decision that you shouldn’t make in a rush. After all, your choice can affect how the next few years of your life will unfold. Therefore, it would be best if you weigh your options carefully. If […]

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He’s on the right track: Otis Slayton overcomes injuries, COVID-19 in sports career | local sports

Former Halifax County High School track and football player Otis Slayton glanced over his shoulder to watch his former high school track team begin training before they kicked off hers recently at the Tisha Waller Track & Field Complex. Slayton’s mind was not just about resuming a thriving on-track career at Hampton University, but the […]

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10 normal star jobs before their sports career – including Deontay Wilder at Burger King

While some sports stars have never had a normal job in their lives, many have had to pay their dues in other careers before they can pursue their sporting dreams. Deontay Wilder, who will face Tyson Fury for the third time next month for the WBC heavyweight championship, worked at Burger King in his youth. […]

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Sports Career Fields in Coaching and more at the United States Sports Academy | Happening here

We met with Dr. Roch King, Chairman of the Sports Coaching Council of the United States Sports Academy. He shared with us some great information on how USSA can help you boost your athletic or athletic coaching career. Click on the link to see more. Below is information provided by the United States Sports Academy: […]

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“This match cost me a few months of my sporting career”

Rafael Nadal finally clinched his first title on the red at Barcelona last week, incidentally after having canceled match point against Stefanos Tsitsipas in the final. The 20-time Grand Slam champion thus redeemed the misstep in Monte-Carlo, where he was eliminated in the quarterfinals at the hands of a wild Andrey Rublev. Thanks to the […]

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The Denison Sports Career Exploration Club – The Denisonian

SARAH WUELNER, Asst. Sportswriter – The Denison Sports Career Exploration Club is new this year to help students find a career in the sports industry or for those who want to learn more about sports. The board of directors consists of the founders, Max Hoffman ’23, Johnny Fabian ’23, Sammy Cintra ’23 and Sam Secrest […]

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ASU assistant Anthony Coleman to leave coach for new sports career

Anthony Coleman (left) (Photo: EveCraig / SunDevilSource, 247Sports.com) Anthony coleman is leaving his duties as Arizona State’s assistant men’s basketball coach to pursue a career change, he told Sun Devil Source. Coleman is set to work for Excel Sports Management, which represents professional athletes in marketing and management, and last week announced the addition as […]