Bermuda To Host '17 America's Cup Ohno To Host Fan-Focused Speedskating Event Top FBS Coach Salaries Doubled Since '06 Doha, Qatar, To Host IAAF Event In '19 ATP Offers Refund After Federer's Withdrawal Wise Leaving WaPo To Join Whitlock Site USGA Not Using Rail Service For '15 Open Univ. of Hawaii Proposes Naming-Rights Sales Dayton To Continue Hosting First Four Sources: NBC Fires Jamie Horowitz
EVENT & ATTRACTION NOTES
Published April 23, 1998
The purse for the National Finals Rodeo will increase almost 24% this year, as it rises to $4.2M (DALLAS MORNING NEWS, 4/23)....Actors Tim Allen, Matt LeBlanc, Craig T. Nelson and Martin Sheen are among celebrities who will join host Don Johnson and NASCAR at "NASCAR's Night In Hollywood -- A Golden Celebration," on May 1 at L.A.'s Wiltern Theatre. ESPN will air the event, which celebrates NASCAR's 50th anniversary, as a two-hour, prime-time special on May 2 (ESPN)....The NCAA will hold its fourth annual Title IX seminar May 12 & 13 at the Westin Hotel in Chicago (NCAA).