Forty five years ago, while enjoying waffles for breakfast, track coach Bill Bowerman had an inspirational moment. Maybe putting a waffle like pattern on the soles of running shoes would give them better traction. Bowerman became the co founder of Nike shoes.
Powell spent 26 seasons as head coach of the Red Tornado after first joining the coaching staff as an assistant under former coach Pete Horn in 1972. In his two plus decades at the helm, Powell compiled a career record of 468 245 and led McCaskey to nine Lancaster Lebanon League championships and three District 3 titles. He retired from the position earlier this year, leaving as the L L League all time winningest basketball coach with a career winning percentage of .656..
DHA has long been studied in relation to immune function. As far back as the 1970s, the compound was found to play a role in the immune system and it was thought to possibly benefit patients with autoimmune diseases, such as multiple sclerosis, in which the immune system is overactive. Since then, DHA has been tested in people with other autoimmune diseases, such as rheumatoid arthritis..
Athletic footwear is NIKE’s primary business; it consists of 52 percent of the company’s total revenue. Footwear includes shoes for walking, running, and basketball, cross training, sport inspired casual footwear and soccer footwear (NIKE, 2013). Sporting equipment, apparel and other sporting goods make up NIKE’s secondary business (48% of revenue when combined).
The two person team then brought on Jeff Johnson, also a runner, to their company in 1965, after which they began designing print advertisements, brochures and mail order catalogues. The company eventually went on to open its first retail store in Santa Monica, California that same year. Johnson created the Nike name in 1971.
Brady’s Bunch brought home a crown from Sand Storm for the second straight year, winning the Boys’ Third Fourth Grade division this time around. Ned Harvey coached the team, which went undefeated in the tourney. “We had a great time and the kids loved it.
That hasn’t stopped many creators from pressing ahead. January’s Sundance Film Festival,groundzero for cinematic VR, hinted at a future in which consumers can regularly drop into rich participatory worlds. Creators premiered a wide variety of short form content, including a Pixar style adaptation of a Neil Gaiman graphic novel, socially networked science fiction from animator Tyler Hurd, and a plunge into black holes from VR filmmaker Eliza McNitt and Hollywood auteur Darren Aronofsky, the last of which sold for more than $1 million to a start up company called CityLights..