Skate Free Miami: A Lot, Vision, Passion and Community Spirit

(DGIwire) – Look closely at this picture because Skate Free at Lot 11 in Miami, FL is a prime example of what can happen when three people who share a vision and passion—and an immense love for skateboarding—come together for the benefit of many, working with city officials to bring positive change to their community. Professional […]

Skateboarding Champs Make History in Chicago

(DGIwire) – October 4 was a momentous day in the world of professional skateboarding. At Chicago’s UIC Pavilion Center, two Brazilians, Kelvin Hoefler and Leticia Bufoni, took home top honors at the 2015 Street League Skateboarding (SLS) Nike SB Super Crown World Championship—the official street skateboarding world championship as recognized by the International Skateboarding Federation. […]

Street League Skateboarding (SLS) Brings Women Into World Championship Skateboarding

SLS Expands To Include all Demographics of Elite Skateboarding in the Road to the SLS Nike SB Super Crown World Championship Contest To Be Webcast Live Around the World on (DGIwire)  Street League Skateboarding (SLS)  announced that the coming SLS Nike SB Super Crown World Championship – the official street skateboarding world championship as recognized […]

Street League Skateboarding Comes to New Jersey This Weekend!

o New Jersey’s Prudential Center Will See the Entire SLS Pro Roster Battling it out for the Final Eight Spots in This Year’s SLS Nike SB Super Crown World Championship o Nyjah Huston, Luan Oliveira and Chaz Ortiz Currently Top Three Championship Points Leaders, With Three of this Year’s Four Rookies in Top Ten o […]

Agenda Show Wows Attendees

(DGIwire)  —  It would have been really hard to walk through the New York City Agenda Show at the Jacob Javits Center without feeling a dose of serious invigoration. The vibe became distinct the minute attendees approached the massive custom entranceway. From garage start-ups to established elite brands, the booths were packed with activity. Founded […]

Street Soccer USA’s Third Annual Times Square Cup Brings Awareness to Growing Homelessness Trend

New York City’s Department of Homeless Services, UNIQLO, New York Cosmos, TAG Heuer Rally Support for At-Risk Youth, Adults   (DGIwire) —  Street Soccer USA (SSUSA) – the national non-profit organization utilizing soccer to teach life and job skills to at-risk and homeless youth and adults across the U.S. – hosted the third annual Times […]

Diet, Health, Sex and Performance

(DGIwire)  People are always asking about which diet and foods are best for them.  Some want to lose weight, others want to increase athletic performance and many just want to be healthier or just feel better.  Some just want more energy for better sex. They usually expect the recommendations to depend on the question or […]

How to Reduce Eczema Flair Ups

(DGIwire) — It doesn’t matter who we are, what we do or where we’re from: stress is a part of our everyday lives. There is, of course, joyful stress such as trying to build a successful business in an endeavor we love. Or dealing with the details that go into planning a party for a […]

Preventing Osteoarthritis: What You Can Do

(DGIwire) — Osteoarthritis is a degenerative joint disease. It was once considered a problem of older folks, but it is now becoming more common in middle-aged and even young adults as a result of obesity and sports-related injuries. Traditionally, doctors advised people with osteoarthritis to take it easy to protect their joints. However, studies now find that weight loss combined with exercise—specifically to improve […]

Dangers of Extreme Diets & Fasts

 (DGIwire) — It seems everywhere you turn, someone is talking about detox diets or cleansing fasts. U.S. cardiology researchers reported in Science Daily that you can lower your risk of developing coronary artery disease and diabetes along with improving cholesterol levels by fasting.  They also found that a 24-hour fast can boost natural human growth […]

Second Chance at Sports May Equal a Second Chance at Life

(DGIwire) — Many of today’s headlines are filled with stories about young people who have lost their way. Studies and reports show that a large part of the teenage population is trying to escape reality in one way or another. Some can be found with their fingers frozen around an X-box controller. Others get involved […]

May Is National Bike Month—Time to Cycle Toward Health

(DGIwire) — Bikeway networks are emerging along urban, low-traffic streets as residents employ increasing pedal power in cities like Cambridge, MA; New York City; Portland, OR; and San Francisco. Tourism and transportation trend watchers note that the amount of on-street bicycle parking provides a ready gauge to how rider-friendly a city is. Still, according to […]

Triathlon Training 101: 7 Quick Steps to Get You on the Road to Success

(DGIwire) — The word “Triathlon” itself inspires awe in most and fear in some, as it should. Think about it: swimming at least a half mile, hopping on a bike for around 12 miles and then running a minimum of 3 miles. Not for the weak of mind, body, heart, spirit or anything for that […]

Dying for a Healthy Self-Image

(DGIwire) — Not too long ago, The Success Foundation in partnership with the University of the West of England uncovered some disturbing news:  A survey found that 30 percent of the women surveyed would trade at least one year of their life in order to achieve their ideal body: 16 percent would trade one year; 10 […]

Breast Cancer Initiative Soars to New Heights With $100,000 Donation

 (DGIwire) – Cristie Kerr has always thought big. Not only is the pro golfer a 16-time winner and two-time major champion on the LPGA tour and the first American-born golfer to reach #1 in the Rolex world rankings; she is also one of today’s most prominent breast cancer activists. Her extensive entrepreneurial resume includes building […]