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Crew SC Dominates Orlando City Newbies 3-0

Matt Ellis Matt Ellis Crew SC Dominates Orlando City Newbies 3-0

It seemed like a age had passed since Columbus Crew SC last played in Columbus on a freezing cold night in late March with a loss to NY Redbulls, so it was nice to have fantastic weather to welcome the team back to Columbus after two road games as another red card helped the Crew […]

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Record Crowd Attends 2015 Ohio State Spring Game

Chris Landauer Chris Landauer Record Crowd Attends 2015 Ohio State Spring Game

This time last year there were uncertainties on the offensive line, at running back, at linebacker, and in the defensive backfield, but one thing was clear: Braxton Miller, the two time defending Big Ten Player of the Year, would be the quarterback to lead the Ohio State Buckeye football team for the 2014 season. Coming off […]

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Virtual Golf and Indoor Mini Golf Coming Soon to Grandview Area

Walker Evans Walker Evans Virtual Golf and Indoor Mini Golf Coming Soon to Grandview Area

If you’ve driven down Third Avenue between the Grandview Yard Giant Eagle and Grandview Avenue in the past two months, then you may have already noticed a sign for “Caddy’s Delight” appear on the side of a windowless warehouse building at 1158 West Third Avenue. Golf enthusiasts will be pleased to hear that this summer […]

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Home Crew Games to Feature More Local Food and Beer

Walker Evans Walker Evans Home Crew Games to Feature More Local Food and Beer

When the Columbus Crew hosts their first home game on Saturday at the newly renamed Mapfre Stadium, futbol fans will find some new food options to partake in this year. Levy Restaurants and Retail Group is the new partner for dining and hospitality offerings at the stadium, and the company is bringing some familiar local […]

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Photos: Arnold Sports Festival 2015

Matt Ellis Matt Ellis Photos: Arnold Sports Festival 2015

The 27th annual Arnold Sports Festival took place in Columbus from March 5 through March 8. Over 175,000 were estimated to be in attendance, watching athletes compete in a wide range of sports from bodybuilding to weightlifting to boxing to fencing to table tennis and more. For more information, visit www.arnoldsportsfestival.com. Matt Ellis is a freelance […]

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Crew Stadium Renamed to Mapfre Stadium

Walker Evans Walker Evans Crew Stadium Renamed to Mapfre Stadium

After sixteen years, Crew Stadium will be no more. The Columbus Crew SC announced this morning that the naming rights have been sold for the first time ever, and MAPFRE (pronounced “MAH-fray”) Insurance is the official partner. If you’re not familiar with the insurance company, that’s likely because it’s actually based in Madrid, Spain.  “We are […]

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Cycling Team Promotes Women in a Male Dominated Sport

Jenna Taylor Jenna Taylor Cycling Team Promotes Women in a Male Dominated Sport

Meet the Lady Gnar Shedders, a women’s developmental cycling racing team, rare in a sport mainly dominated by men. That small fact doesn’t alarm this team of fierce women racers though. Since the team formed in 2013 they have collectively participated in 206 races, and nearly 100 community events in 2014 alone. Surprisingly, competitive cycling […]

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