Vail's ski design revolutionary Howard Head inducted into National Inventors Hall of Fame
Vail Daily News
Head's racquet hit the big time when 16-year-old Pam Shriver used it to upset Martina Navratilova in the 1978 U.S. Open before losing to Chris Evert in the final. Howard Head Sports Medicine. In the 1980s, Howard married Martha and settled in Vail ...
A celebration of female fitness
Palm Beach Post
Tennis legend Martina Navratilova won the final of her four U.S. Open singles championships in 1987. And sure, the Czech lefty's aggressive style of play helped transform women's tennis. But perhaps even more impactful was Navratilova's approach to ...
NCAA warns NC to repeal HB2 or no championships through 2022
However, the LGBT sports group Athlete Ally organized more than 50 members of the athletic community including Sue Bird, Breanna Stewart and Martina Navratilova, to sign an open letter criticizing the Texas state legislature of SB6. MORE ON THE ISSUE:.
Over 40 years later, Bosworth Tennis is still customizing racquets
He was the master of customization, producing perfectly balanced frames for champions like Ken Rosewall, Martina Navratilova, Ivan Lendl, Monica Seles, Pete Sampras and many, many more. Though Warren Bosworth passed away in 2010, his company, ...
Experts Pick Wozniacki, Mladenovic As Miami Open Favorites
"I'm looking at Wozniacki and Mladenovic… and they've looked so good," Evert said. "I mean, they've looked pretty relaxed, and they're playing some aggressive, consistent tennis. They started out the year well with good results, so I think that ...
Evert: Kerber Needs To Find Her Fearlessness Again
But the big question for former World No.1 Chrissie Evert is how Kerber will cope with the pressures of having the target on her back once again. Kerber is still searching for her first title of 2017 after falling in the fourth round of Indian Wells to ...
Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL)'s CEO and Chris Evert announced $200000 in grants
Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) chief executive Mark Hurd and tennis Hall of Famer Chris Evert announced $200,000 in grants intended to assist young tennis professionals transition from college to the pros. The recipients were Danielle Collins and ...
Chris Craziness: March Madness Round of 64 – Ludacris vs. Chris Evert
For today's round of Chris Craziness, we have a head to head battle with the rapper who kept us on the dance floor and arguably the GOAT of women's tennis. Welcome to Day 3 of our round of Chris Craziness Tournament. It's great to see everyone voting ...