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An usher at NYC's Madison Square Garden on reopening at limited capacity: 'I wish it felt safer'

New York City's Madison Square Garden. Thomas Pallini/Business Insider Nancy (not her real name) is 57 years old and works as an usher at Madison Square Garden in NYC.  As stadiums reopened at limited capacity Tuesday, she's worried about social distancing and masking. She's immunocompromised, and a big part of her job involves very hands-on interaction with guests.  This is her story, as told to freelance writer Meira Gebel. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Nanc...
Tags: News, NYC, New York City, Sports, Careers, Trends, Andrew Cuomo, Stadium, Nancy, New York Rangers, Sports Games, Cuomo, Nordic, Concerts, The Garden, Don

The NFL has offered Biden all 30 of its stadiums to be used for mass COVID-19 vaccination sites

Governor Doug Ducey and the Arizona Department of Health Services announced Friday, Jan. 8, 2021, that Arizona will open a 24/7 vaccination site at State Farm Stadium. Ross D. Franklin, File/Associated Press The NFL offered Biden use of all 30 of the league's stadiums for mass COVID-19 vaccination sites. Mass vaccination sites continue to open across the US as part of Biden's vaccine plans. Sites have already opened at Yankee Stadium, Disneyland Resort, and seven NFL stadiums. Visit the Bu...
Tags: Science, California, Football, US, Sports, NFL, San Francisco, Trends, Joe Biden, Arizona, Cbs, Vaccine, National Football League, Roger Goodell, Bronx, Biden

LA Marathon rescheduled for May due to coronavirus

By STEVEN HERBERT | City News Service LOS ANGELES — The 2021 Los Angeles Marathon has been rescheduled for May 23 and the LA Big 5K to May 22 because of the coronavirus pandemic, pending final approval of all city partners, applicable health departments and other governmental agencies, organizers announced. The 36th edition of the marathon had been scheduled to run March 21 and the LA Big 5K for March 20. LA Big 5K is customarily run on the eve of the marathon. The McCourt Foundation also announ...
Tags: News, California News, Los Angeles, Sport, Sea, Soccer, City Council, Disneyland, Stadium, Arcadia, Los Angeles Dodgers, Santa Monica, Parkinson, Brentwood, Lou Gehrig, LA County

Crystal Palace 2020-2021 Fixtures

Crystal Palace begin their 2020-21 Premier League campaign by hosting Southampton on August 12 but face testing trips to Manchester United and Chelsea in their opening four games. The Eagles host rivals Brighton in their fifth game on October 17 and head to the Amex on February 13. In a tough end to the season, Palace host Arsenal before heading to champions Liverpool on the final day on May 23. Crystal Palace Premier League Fixtures September 12: Southampton (h) 19: Manchester United (a) 26: Ev...
Tags: London, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Manchester United, Aston Villa, Liverpool, Southampton, Manchester City, Tottenham, Newcastle, Everton, Brighton, Sheffield United, Sainsbury

China building the largest stadium

On April 16, the construction of the world’s largest soccer stadium began in Guangzhou, China. Set to open its doors in 2023, the brightly colored arena will be shaped like a blooming lotus, in homage to Guangzhou, known as China’s “Flower City.” With a capacity of 100,000 spectators, 16 VVIP, and 152 VIP suites, the new stadium will top the size of Barcelona’s Camp Nou, which is currently the world’s largest. Photo: Guangzhou Evergrande F.C (广州恒大足球俱乐部)/Facebook The $1.7 billion project is ...
Tags: Travel, Facebook, China, Football, Barcelona, Soccer, Shanghai, Dubai, Denmark, Stadium, Burj Khalifa, All, Guangzhou, Sydney Opera House, Guangzhou China, VVIP

Religion events in the San Fernando Valley area, March 7-14

  Temple Beth Hillel in Valley Village. (Google Street View)   Find a spiritual experience at religious centers in the San Fernando Valley area. Here is a sampling of services and special events.   Vitamin C for Christians – Community: Pastor Jim Bell delivers the message, 6 p.m. March 7. West Valley Christian Church, 22450 Sherman Way, West Hills. 818-884-6480. www.wvcch.orgq I Am…the Bread of Life: The Rev. Rob Denton begins a new sermon series on “Seeing Jesus Clearly – the I Am Statemen...
Tags: California, Religion, Sport, Soccer, Jesus, Catholic, Local News, Stadium, Jesus Christ, Robert, Southland, Esther, San Fernando Valley, Mark Goodman, Chozen, Jenks

Religion events in the San Fernando Valley area, Feb. 29-March 7

  Our Redeemer Lutheran Church on Winnetka Avenue in Winnetka. (Google Street View)   Find a spiritual experience at religious centers in the San Fernando Valley area. Here is a sampling of services and special events.   Vitamin C for Christians – Courage: Pastor Jim Bell delivers the message, 6 p.m. Feb. 29. West Valley Christian Church, 22450 Sherman Way, West Hills. 818-884-6480. www.wvcch.orgq Uncomplicated – Talk with Your Ears: The Rev. Rob Denton continues a sermon series on relation...
Tags: Religion, Sport, Soccer, Chatsworth, Local News, Stadium, James, Southern California, Southland, Winnetka, Esther, Felipe, San Fernando Valley, Mark Goodman, Redeemer Lutheran Church, Chozen

49ers enter NFC Championship Game vs. Packers with no new injuries

SANTA CLARA – Coach Kyle Shanahan entered the auditorium at Levi's Stadium where he holds his press conferences and opened his remarks Monday morning with words that sounded so sweet to 49ers fans everywhere. "Nothing new to report from after the game with injuries, so go ahead," Shanahan said. Not only did the 49ers cruise to a 27-10 victory over the Minnesota Vikings in the divisional round of the NFC playoffs on Saturday, but San Francisco also exited the game as healthy as they have bee...
Tags: News, San Francisco 49ers, San Francisco, Nfc, Minnesota Vikings, Stadium, Levi, Shanahan, Kyle Shanahan

ZHA gets the green light for worlds first all-timber soccer stadium in England

After years of delays, Zaha Hadid Architects has finally gained planning approval for Eco Park Stadium, the world’s first all-timber soccer stadium in Gloucestershire, England that will serve as the new home of the Forest Green Rovers football club. As a beacon of sustainability, the structure will aim to be carbon neutral or carbon negative and will include renewable energy systems as well as low-carbon construction methods and operational processes. Set in a meadow, the Eco Park Stadium minim...
Tags: England, Design, Renewable Energy, Qatar, Architecture, Zaha Hadid, Stadium, Wood, Gloucestershire, Sustainable Materials, Carbon-neutral, Timber, Sports Stadium, Gloucestershire England, Forest Green Rovers, Football Stadium

Vegas Should Get a Winter Classic

Outdoor games used to be a luxury reserved for the lucky few NHL teams. The yearly Winter Classic used to only give two teams every season the opportunity to play some outdoor hockey. With the introduction of the Stadium Series, that number increased exponentially to the point that now a vast majority of the league’s teams have played at least one outdoor game. Some lucky teams have played multiple. NHL commissioner Gary Bettman, left, chats with Dallas Stars Jamie Benn, center, and Tyler ...
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Jimmie Ward has learned lessons, is showing why 49ers wanted him back

SANTA CLARA – Jimmie Ward applied a lesson he learned from his second NFL game to help the 49ers preserve a 20-7 victory over the Los Angeles Rams on Sunday. On the night Levi's Stadium opened for its first regular-season game in 2014, Ward struggled as the 49ers' nickel back against Chicago Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall in the 49ers' 28-20 loss. Ward, the 49ers' first-round draft pick that year, yielded three touchdown passes to Marshall, who was six inches taller and...
Tags: News, San Francisco 49ers, NFL, Chicago Bears, Stadium, Levi, Marshall, Los Angeles Rams, Brandon Marshall, Jimmie Ward

Zaha Hadids 2022 World Cup stadium in Qatar adapts for future use

After six years in the making, Qatar has finally inaugurated Al Janoub Stadium, the country’s first purpose-built stadium for the 2022 FIFA World Cup. Designed by Zaha Hadid Architects in collaboration with AECOM, the stadium’s eye-catching pleated shape takes inspiration from the hulls of dhows, the traditional boat of the region. To ensure long-term use by the community, the stadium includes demountable seats and temporary concessions that can be removed for post-World Cup events. Located in...
Tags: Design, Football, Qatar, Architecture, Gallery, 2022 World Cup, FIFA World Cup, Stadium, Doha, Aecom, Football Stadium, Zaha Hadid Architects, Hufton Crow, Schlaich Bergermann Partner, Al Wakrah, Passive Design Principles

Competition-winning Bamboo Stadium is a sustainable solution to Lagos former landfill

In Lagos, Nigeria, one of the world’s fastest growing cities, a visionary design has been proposed to rethink waste and provide much-needed urban green space atop the metropolis’ former Olusosun Landfill. The proposal, titled Bamboo Stadium, is the winner of ‘Waste: Multipurpose Stadium’, the latest open ideas architecture competition launched by architectural research initiative arch out loud. The sustainable design explores transforming the brownfield into a bamboo forest that would provide t...
Tags: Design, Nigeria, Architecture, Gallery, Landfill, Stadium, Bamboo, Lagos, Carousel Showcase, Modular Architecture, Brownfield, Lagos Nigeria, Public Park, Football Stadium, Bamboo Forest, Reclaimed Land

Sasaki to transform Shanghais Hongkou Stadium with a High Line-esque park

International disciplinary planning and design firm Sasaki has unveiled designs to transform China’s first professional soccer stadium into a sustainably minded mixed-use hub focused on health and wellness. Designed to stitch the Shanghai Hongkou Stadium back into the urban fabric, the proposal will reactivate the stadium as a destination even on non-game days while improving the expanded building’s energy efficiency. Key to the design intervention will be the addition of the Midline, an elevat...
Tags: Design, Minnesota, China, Architecture, Gallery, Shanghai, Energy Efficiency, Stadium, Carousel Showcase, Green Renovation, Stadium Design, Solar Heat Gain, Rainwater Collection, Mixed-use, Rainwater Harvesting, Rooftop Garden

Coming to Chelsea to watch the Blues?

Image: Wikipedia. Everything You Should Do at a Chelsea Home Game For fans who aren’t lucky enough to live close by to Stamford Bridge, going to watch the Blues is an experience that isn’t enjoyed nearly enough. So, when you do head to a home game, you want to make sure you make the most of your time there. From the best places to start the day off right to the best time to pick up souvenirs of the game, here are a few tips on how to make the most of a visit to watch Chelsea.  ...
Tags: Wikipedia, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Stamford Bridge, Stadium, Frankie, Fulham Road, Chelsea Daft, Chelsea Prepare, Imperial Arms, Jerden Place

On Tennis: Serena Williams, on a Court That Has Defined Her, Writes Yet Another Chapter

Williams, who first won a major title in Arthur Ashe Stadium in 1999, defeated Karolina Pliskova there on Tuesday to reach the U.S. Open semifinals.
Tags: News, Tennis, Williams, ASHE, Stadium, Serena Williams, Serena, Karolina, Arthur, Pliskova, Arthur Ashe Stadium, Karolina Pliskova, United States Open (Tennis

Despite sustainability pledges, World Cup stadium built on rare wildlife habitat

Today, at 6 p.m. local time in Moscow, the 2018 World Cup will begin with a match between host country Russia and Saudi Arabia. This year’s tournament will be the first in which FIFA required that all stadiums be built and renovated with sustainability in mind. Despite this requirement, some stadiums, such as Kaliningrad, have been less than environmentally friendly. Kaliningrad Stadium was built on one of Kaliningrad’s last wetlands, a habitat for rare birds, on October Island. “It was a typic...
Tags: Design, News, Saudi Arabia, Animals, Russia, Environment, Football, Qatar, Birds, Architecture, Soccer, Wildlife, Conservation, Fifa, World Cup, Moscow

Twitch adds a new 24/7 streaming sports channel called Stadium

When you think of Twitch, you don't normally think of traditional sports like football and basketball. The company hopes to change that with a new channel called Stadium, delivering 24/7 events, highlights, and commentary on sports. The post Twitch adds a new 24/7 streaming sports channel called Stadium appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Amazon, Mobile, Gaming, News, NFL, Trends, Computing, Stadium, Twitch

Arsene Wenger reveals his two biggest regrets as Arsenal manager

Merci Arsene Today, Arsene Wenger will manage Arsenal Football Club for the 1235th and final time. David Wagner’s Huddersfield welcome Arsenal to the John Smith’s Stadium where the 68 year old is set to be given an almighty send off. Arsene Wenger is the most successful manager in Arsenal history winning 7 FA Cups and 3 League titles including one invincible season. Speaking to BT Sport, Wenger said: “I thought I’d do well to be here three years” Wenger revealed to Des Kelly that after rea...
Tags: England, Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Arsenal, Arsene Wenger, Wenger, Alex Ferguson, Emirates, Bt Sport, Atletico Madrid, Uefa, Huddersfield, Stadium, Alex, UEFA Champions League

Revealed: Why Tottenham are set to play next season’s opening fixtures away

Tottenham Hotspur could be set to play the first three or four games of the 2018/19 Premier League season away from home, Daniel Levy has told the club’s supporters’ trust. Construction work on Spurs’ new stadium remains on course to be complete by the build deadline, however, Levy has admitted the club may be forced into starting the season away from home for a few games. Liverpool and West Ham United have both done just this in recent years, with Anfield being redeveloped and the Hammers’ home...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Tottenham Hotspur, Liverpool, Levy, West Ham United, Tottenham, Daniel Levy, Bayern Munich, Anfield, Stadium, Bayern, Allianz Stadium, Allianz, Lilywhite Rose

Tom Brady, Michael Strahan and Gotham Chopra are launching a new sports media startup

 The Super Bowl is over and the stadiums across the country that once held thousands of fans on any given Sunday will be mostly empty in the off-season, but Tom Brady is still at work. The quarterback who will undeniably go down in NFL history as one of the greatest of all time, is already thinking about his next act. Alongside Michael Strahan (another football great who has made the… Read More
Tags: Startups, TC, NFL, Tech, Super Bowl, Tom Brady, Michael Strahan, National Football League, Stadium, Russell Wilson, Derek Jeter, Players Tribune, Gotham Chopra, TraceMe, Tom Brady Michael Strahan

The 2018 Super Bowl stadium in Minnesota offsets 100% of its energy

The NFL’s Super Bowl LII kicks off next Sunday—but football won’t be the only thing on our mind when the game begins. This year’s championship game will be held in Minneapolis, the northernmost American city to ever host a Super Bowl, at the LEED Gold-certified U.S. Bank Stadium. Designed by American architecture firm HKS, the energy-efficient NFL stadium is home to the Minnesota Vikings, and it offsets 100% of its electricity with renewable energy credits and employs energy-efficient technologi...
Tags: Design, Minnesota, Minneapolis, Football, NFL, Features, Glass, Architecture, Super Bowl, Minnesota Vikings, Stadium, Vikings, Carousel Showcase, Leed Gold, ETFE, U.S. Bank Stadium

Notes and Quotes from the U.S. Ski Team’s Davos Weekend

Paddy Caldwell (U.S. Ski Team) racing to 41st in the World Cup men’s 15 k freestyle on Sunday in Davos, Switzerland. (Photo: Reese Brown / U.S. Ski & Snowboard) It was a busy weekend for the U.S. Ski Team in Davos, Switzerland, with some successes and some not-so-great races. Kikkan Randall returned to the podium, and six different women had top-20 results – including two each from Randall, Jessie Diggins, and Sadie Bjornsen. Sprinter Simi Hamilton had his first top-10 of the season. We’ve alre...
Tags: General, News, Sweden, Sport, Davos, Racing, Skiing, World Cup, Stadium, Davos Switzerland, Scott Patterson, Jessie, Jessie Diggins, Lahti, Sadie Bjornsen, Sophie Caldwell

Facebook Acquires Exclusive Rights to 47 College Basketball Games From Smaller Conferences

Facebook, stirring more sports into its live-video stew, will be the exclusive home to 47 college basketball games for the 2017-18 season, which it will stream for free. A lot of the matchups, though, are between teams that aren’t coveted by big TV sports networks. Facebook struck the deal with sports-media venture Stadium, which will […]
Tags: Facebook, News, Stadium, Facebook Acquires Exclusive Rights

Stadium’s live-streamed sports and original programming comes to Twitter

 Stadium, the live streaming sports network that just this week partnered with Facebook for exclusive broadcasts of college football games, is today bringing live streamed sports to Twitter. The network will run 24 hours a day on Twitter, broadcasting live and on-demand games and events, highlights, classic games, as well as original and daily live studio programming. These streams will be… Read More
Tags: Facebook, Twitter, Media, Sports, Tech, Streaming Video, Stadium, Cord Cutting, Live Streaming, Live Sports

Ticketmaster Rolls Out the Future of Ticketing

The key to an event is the ticket, but it’s an innovation that hasn’t changed in 30 years. Current technologies have significant hardware limitations and cost, leading to fraud and poor attendee data. Now Ticketmaster and LISNR are replacing the paper ticket, NFC and QR codes by using audio tones to identify and authenticate ticket-holders. The goal: making standing in line for festivals and concerts in order to tickets physically scanned become a thing of the past as Ticketmaster launches Pres...
Tags: Mobile, Music, Technology, Entertainment, Audio, Uncategorized, Advertising, Digital, US, Sports, Canada, Automotive, Facebook Messenger, Jaguar Land Rover, Nfc, North America

Bramall Lane from the air circa 1930

Bramall Lane from the air circa 1930
Tags: Football, Sport, Soccer, Cricket, Sheffield, Sheffield United, Bramall Lane, Stadium, Aerial Shot

Juventus announce new naming rights for stadium

Change Juventus have announced that they have reached an agreement for new naming rights on their Stadium, which will now be called the Allianz Stadium. The new naming rights will be in place from 1 July 2017 and will include branding around the ground. The stadium was opened back in 2011 but has always remained as the Juventus stadium until this announcement. Now, the club have secured a deal in a similar fashion to Bayern Munich, whose home is the Allianz Arena. Juventus play their most impor...
Tags: News, Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Italy, Serie A, Real Madrid, Bayern Munich, Juventus, Monaco, Stadium, Allianz Stadium, Allianz Arena Juventus, Allianz Stadium Full, Los Blancos Find

Adele says “I don’t know if I will ever tour again” after last shows on ’25’ tour

After more than a year spent touring the world following her latest, chart topping album ’25’ Adele has revealed that she may stop touring, not just for now but for life. After 15 months spent touring her phenomenally successful 2015 album ’25’, which she described as the “greatest accomplishment in my career”, Adele has announced she may never tour again. She revealed her decision on her third night performing at the Mount Smart Stadium in Auckland, New Zealand. Adele was the first artist to ...
Tags: Music, Australia, Adele, Live, New Zealand, Concert, Singer, Tour, News Corp, Perth, Album, Stadium, Gig, Audience, Cancel, Artist / Label News