Sports & Recreation

Audi Shawnee Mission is Title Sponsor of Alliance Futbol Club, LLC

Feb. 8, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: February 8th 2017 AUDI SHAWNEE MISSION John Coats, General Manager, Audi Shawnee Mission, 913.249.3402 or John.coats@audi-shawneemission.com ALLIANCE FUTBOL CLUB Brian Budzinski, Alliance Futbol Club Executive, 816.221.1750 or brian@kcsoccerdome.com Audi Shawnee Mission is Title Sponsor of Alliance Futbol Club, LLC KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Alliance Futbol Club LLC, announced today that the organization has agreed to a ...

Endurance House Kansas City, MO VIP Party and Grand Opening

Jan. 19, 2017

Endurance House opens 17th location in Kansas City, MO The Right Shoe with the Right Fit. WHAT: Endurance House Kansas City Grand Opening Locally owned by Anne Moyer & Scott Sharkey Sneak Peek: VIP Party, Wednesday January 25th 5-8 PM (Come & Go) Yes, You are invited! Meet Co-Founder Jamie Osborn. Where: Located in The Tiffany Springs MarketCenter at the ...

Dave & Buster’s Announces New Overland Park Location at Corbin Park

Jan. 17, 2017

Overland Park’s Ultimate Entertainment Destination Is Accepting Applications for 250+ Positions Ahead of March Opening Overland Park, Kan. (January 17, 2017) — Dave & Buster’s is slated to open its 95th location in March 2017, and is looking to hire over 250 enthusiastic individuals to join the team at its location at Corbin Park. The new site boasts over 40,000-square-feet ...

The National Center for Drug Free Sport Announces 2017 Continuing Education Awards for Certified Athletic Trainers

Jan. 5, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Gene Willis, Director of Marketing. gwillis@drugfreesport.com; 816.285.1423 The National Center for Drug Free Sport Announces 2017 Continuing Education Awards for Certified Athletic Trainers Awards to honor certified athletic trainers who are working toward the prevention of drug abuse. KANSAS CITY, MO. (January 5, 2017) – The National Center for Drug Free Sport (Drug Free Sport®), the ...

International Zumba Duo Sensation Steve Boedt Kass Martin coming to KC

Jan. 3, 2017

This is a once in a lifetime Zumba class with Steve Boedt and Kass Martin coming on Jan 14th! This duo is on their Zumba World Tour. You have seen them featured on our Zumba Video Games, Infomercials, Education Programming, Featured dancers in our Fitness Concerts, and two of the most highly requested instructors on earth. Its open to all. ...

One Love Tennis coming to Kansas City

Dec. 21, 2016

On Wednesday, December 28th, One Love Tennis Inc., a non-profit organization designed to reach underprivileged and low income youth through affordable tennis, education, and fitness will be hosting its First Annual Play Day Event at the Clayview Country Club in Kansas City, MO. Founder of One Love Tennis Inc., Michael-Ray Pallares has travelled all over the world, organizing events for ...

Roeland Park Aquatic Center to be closed until late January

Dec. 21, 2016

The main pool at the Roeland Park Aquatic Center has been closed and will remain closed until a new dome heater can be installed. Officials hope the new heater will arrive the week of Jan. 16, with a reopening expected the week of Jan. 23. The closure means that all programs, including drop-in open swim times and planned holiday swim ...

I-35 Speedway Adds Highway Sign

Dec. 15, 2016

A new racetrack sign, seen from miles away on Interstate 35, will direct race fans and motorists to I-35 Speedway for the super fun, super-fast, super-hot racing action at I-35 Speedway that happens on Saturday nights during the racing season. Located just north of the speedway, the sign includes time and temperature and provides the exit information to the racetrack. ...

KC Gets Fit Resolution Challenge Powered by Genesis Health Clubs Announced

Dec. 9, 2016

City-Wide Weight Loss & Fitness Challenge to begin January 14, 2017 The KC Gets Fit Resolution Challenge, powered by Genesis Health Clubs, has partnered with local celebrity trainer Tony Temple and WDAF Fox 4 TV to bring this Community based Resolution Challenge to life! Profits from the Challenge will be donated to the Genesis Foundation for Fitness & Tennis. The ...

Avila Cross-Country Runner Becomes First Eagle to Qualify for National Championships

Dec. 6, 2016

(December 6, 2016) KANSAS CITY, MO – Avila freshman Penny Fenn made history on November 5, earning a tenth place finish at the Heart Women's XC Championships, becoming the first Eagle to qualify for the NAIA National Championships in program history. Fenn finished Saturday's race at Swope Park in Kansas City, Mo. with a time of 18:51.09, just over seven ...

Winter Break Volleyball camp offered for grades 3-8 starting Dec. 27

Dec. 5, 2016

Providing boys and girls in grades three through eight with basic skills in the game of volleyball is the goal of a Winter Break Volleyball Camp being offered by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. This four-day camp will take place over winter break, Tuesday, Dec. 27, through Friday. Dec. 30, at two JCPRD locations: Okun Fieldhouse in the ...

Winter Break Volleyball camp offered for grades 3-8 starting Dec. 27

Dec. 1, 2016

Providing boys and girls in grades three through eight with basic skills in the game of volleyball is the goal of a Winter Break Volleyball Camp being offered by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. This four-day camp will take place over winter break, Tuesday, Dec. 27, through Friday. Dec. 30, at two JCPRD locations: Okun Fieldhouse in the ...

Hanukkah Glow Party set for Dec. 17

Nov. 28, 2016

There’s nothing more fun than celebrating a holiday together with family, friends, food and frivolity! That’s exactly what’s in store for the community’s first Hanukkah Glow Party Beyachad Chogegim -Together We Celebrate, on Saturday evening, Dec. 17 in the Social Hall of the Jewish Community Campus, 5801 W. 115th St., in Overland Park. (This year, Hanukkah officially begins at sundown ...

Youth Chess Tournament Open to All Area Students on December 3rd, 2016

Nov. 28, 2016

The Kansas City Chess Club will hold a youth chess tournament on Saturday, December 3, 2016, at Oakhill Day School; open to all youth grades Kindergarten - 12th with all playing abilities. The Kansas City Grade Championship Chess Tournament will be held this Saturday, December 3rd at Oakhill Day School: 7019 N. Cherry, Gladstone (North Kansas City Area) MO 64118. ...

Crash for Cash Wheelchair Rugby Fundraiser to Raise Money for Local Team

Nov. 21, 2016

KANSAS CITY, MO (November 21, 2016) — The KC Revolution Wheelchair Rugby Club invites Kansas City athletes of all ability levels, both those with and without disabilities, to participate in the Crash for Cash Wheelchair Rugby Fundraiser. On December 10, 2016, teams will try their hand at wheelchair rugby and compete for bragging rights. Crash for Cash will take place ...

SevenDays 2017 announced; Peace walk moves to Union Station

Nov. 18, 2016

(Kansas City) – In the continued effort to overcome tragedy produced by hatred, bigotry and ignorance, SevenDays™ Make a Ripple, Change the World will take place for the third year in the Greater Kansas City area Tuesday, April 18 through Monday, April 24, 2017. SevenDays™ 2017 continues the healing journey following the murders that took the lives of Dr. William ...

Travis Boggs Named Head Coach For TEAM USA - World Ju-Jitsu Championships - Wroclaw, Poland - November 25th - 27th, 2016

Nov. 17, 2016

IMMEDIATE MEDIA PRESS RELEASE November 17, 2016 For More Information, Contact Bob Boggs - kenukan@aol.com or 913-782-5425 Travis Boggs, a Graduate of the KU School of Business (2006), and Owner / Chief Instructor of Kenukan Academy (serving Olathe & K.C. area since 1971 - Johnson County's oldest mixed martial arts academy), has been picked out of the entire country to ...

Turner High School Baseball player signs with Kentucky

Nov. 9, 2016

E.J. Freeman, a right handed pitcher from Turner High School will sign with the University of Kentucky today at 2pm. E.J. is a senior who throws in the mid-90's. "We're real excited about the progress E.J. has made in the classroom and on the field. We're also excited to see him achieve his goals at the University of Kentucky," says ...

Hometown College Soccer News - Blue Valley North’s Wolfe Ends Season at Guilford College

Nov. 4, 2016

11-4-16 WOLFE COMPLETES SECOND SOCCER SEASON AT GUILFORD COLLEGE GREENSBORO, N.C. – Sophomore Morgan Wolfe (Overland Park, Kan. / Blue Valley North) recently completed her second season with the Guilford College women’s soccer team. Wolfe, a 5-6 defender, made 13 appearances with 11 starts for the Quakers. The sophomore helped anchor a Guilford defense that allowed 2.02 goals per game ...

Girls on the Run 5k Powered by Blue KC hits the stadiums November 19!

Nov. 3, 2016

Kansas City (November 3, 2016) – Girls on the Run (GOTR) Serving Greater Kansas City, a physical activity-based positive youth development program (PA-PYD) designed to develop and enhance girls’ social, psychological, and physical competencies to successfully navigate life experiences., will host its seventh season ending 5K run on Saturday, November 19 at the Truman Sports Complex. This is one of ...


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