| Star athletes like fish out of water at Tahoe golf
San Diego Union Tribune - United States
- It's one thing to ride a bike as fast as Lance Armstrong
, drive the lane like Michael Jordan,
throw a pass like Carson Palmer
or catch one like Jerry Rice.
But hit a golf ball in front of a big crowd?
“Golf,” Armstrong says, stretching out the word like a British sports analyst. “It's a whole 'nother sport, whole 'nother beast. Hell, I get nervous when the lady in the beverage cart pulls up on the tee box.”
And he's not even in the tournament.
The seven-time champion of the Tour de France is set to play in the pro-am event preceding the American
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Categories : Celebrity Appearances, Celebrity News, Speakers News, Athlete News
Posted 7/6/2007 12:07:13 PM | Permalink
| Copies of Charity Book America's Athletes To Be Donated To American Troops Serving Abroad
PR Web (press release) - Ferndale, WA, USA
- Fans of the popular sports photography book America's Athletes now have a unique opportunity to support our nation's troops by donating a copy or copies of the one-or-a-kind collector's book to members of the United States Armed Forces serving abroad.
Copies of the book are available for purchase through August 31st will be distributed to American Forces serving abroad through www.operationpaperback.com, a non-profit, grassroots program founded in 1999 that collects gently used books and sends them to American troops deployed overseas, and www.packagesfromhome.org, which provides food, personal care and recreation items at no cost to our troops serving abroad.
The cost to
Celebrities : David Robinson, Curt Schilling, Luis Gonzalez, Randy Johnson, Simeon Rice, Brett Hull, Michael Andretti, Mike Modano, Chris Chelios, Mark Grace, Tony Stewart, Steve Young, Kristi Yamaguchi, Dan Jansen, Evander Holyfield, Kurt Warner, Tim Duncan, Roger Clemens, Marion Jones|
Categories : Celebrity Causes, Athlete News
Posted 6/22/2007 12:06:28 AM | Permalink