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Title IX: It’s More Than a Law, It’s a Culture

Susan Golbe Senior Manager, Monitoring & Evaluation Up2Us Sports On the 43rd anniversary of Title IX, it’s an apt time to think about how far female athletic participation has come and what remains to be accomplished....

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A Recap of the Evening: Up2Us Sports Gala 2015

Wednesday night we hosted our third annual gala at the IAC Building in New York and raised over $330,000. The red-carpet cocktail event honored little league star pitcher Mo’ne Davis alongside her coach, Steve Bandu...

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My Week in Colombia: Up2Us Sports and the International SBYD Movement

Jacob ToupsSenior Regional Manager, Los Angeles Up2Us Sports “Who’s the best soccer player coming out of Colombia right now?” I asked. “James. He plays for Real Madrid right now,” Sandra Lopez says. “What makes him su...

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June, 16

The Winning Team: Meet Coach Christian

For some kids, having a parent as a coach turns them away from sports. This was not the case for Christian Gutierrez, a Coach Across America coach with Woodcraft Rangers in Los Angeles. Growing up with his father as his soccer coach, Christian was able to see the positive impact his father’s coaching had...

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May, 11

Up2Us Sports Founder on Why He Bikes Everywhere in NYC

- Paul Caccamo Up2Us Sports Founder & CEO I swerve through Times Square, glide through Herald Square, pedal past the Flat Iron Building, and zoom down 5th Avenue to Washington Square Park. I am one of those insane New Yorkers who is a biker. I bike everywhere—to work, to the gym, to the opera, to that bar...

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