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GSK Human Performance Lab Helps Athletes Improve Fitness Ahead Of 2016 Rio Olympics

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 07 / 07 / 15

Rory Mcllroy is one of a host of top athletes trying to improve their fitness ahead of the 2016 Rio Olympics by working with scientists at a high performance sports laboratory, which claims to be breaking through the limits of human performance. Olympians such as triathletes Jonny and Alistair Brown...

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DFB Pushes Ahead With Academy Plans

The German Football Federation (DFB) "is pushing ahead with its plans for an €89M ($108M) performance center despite opposition from Frankfurt residents," according to SPIEGEL ONLINE. DFB General Secretary Helmut Sandrock: "Our original plan with the city is moving along as scheduled." A total ...

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Seiffert Oval Upgrades On Track

Queanbeyan mayor Tim Overall "is hopeful" Seiffert Oval will host a National Rugby League side Canberra Raiders premiership match in the future, after declaring upgrades to the club's "spiritual home on track to be completed" for the Feb. 21 trial against Newcastle, according to Jon Tuxworth of the ...

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West Ham To Bank 100% Of Revenue

The U.K. government and London Legacy Development Corp. agreed to allow EPL side West Ham to "bank all of the revenues from executive boxes and corporate hospitality under the terms of the 99-year lease they were awarded to move into Olympic Stadium" -- at a cost of "millions of pounds a year" to th ...

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Volgograd Stadium To Be Completed In '17

Local government officials said that Volgograd's new football stadium for the 2018 World Cup in Russia, being built on the site of the old Central Stadium, "will be completed in November 2017," according to Paul Nicholson of INSIDE WORLD FOOTBALL. A government contract "has already been signed" for ...

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HKPL Rangers Not Leaving Home Ground

Hong Kong Premier League side BC Rangers "would not consider moving away" from its new home ground at Kowloon Bay Park "despite calls for abandoning the artificial turf," the only one of its kind being used for the new HKPL, according to Chan Kin-wa of the SOUTH CHINA MORNING POST. Rangers Dir Phili ...

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Milan's Stadium Plans Take Step Forward

AC Milan "could be playing in a new 42,000-seater stadium" by '20 after plans to leave the San Siro "reportedly moved a step closer to becoming reality," according to Ben Gladwell of ESPN. La Gazzetta dello Sport said that "former trade fair grounds had been identified as a suitable site and an offe ...

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MTK Picks New $26 Million Stadium Design

A jury composed of members of the Hungarian architects' association Magyar Epiteszek Hazaban has "picked the winning design for the planned new stadium for Budapest-based side MTK," according to Jaroslaw Adamowski of INSIDE WORLD FOOTBALL. The project "is estimated" to cost about HUF 6.5B ($26M). Th ...

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Woods To Design New Dubai Golf Course

Tiger Woods "plans to take another swing at golf course development in Dubai after his first drive ended in the bunker," according to Sean Cronin of THE NATIONAL. Woods "will design the new 18-hole championship golf course in Dubai to be built by Damac Properties and operated by The Trump Organisati ...

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Diablos Rojos Choose Designer

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Lagardère To Take Over Friends Arena

Lagardère Unlimited will take over operation of Friends Arena as part of an agreement that will extend over more than 10 years. The agreement was announced by the owners of Friends Arena: the Swedish FA, Peab, Fabege, the City of Solna and Jernhusen, together with Lagardère Unlimited, ...

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