Archived Press Releases

ARCHIVED PRESS RELEASES

Below is a list of archived press releases about The Foundation for Global Sports Development

2017

February 23, 2017 – GSD to Host Diverse Symposium in Doping in Sport

2016

September 16, 2016 – “Munich ’72 and Beyond” Wins Best Documentary at LA Shorts Fest

September 1, 2016 – “Munich ’72 and Beyond” Documentary to Premiere at the LA Shorts Fest

August 31, 2016 – The Foundation for Global Sports Development Pledges Nearly $2 Million in Grants to Support Youth Programming Worldwide

June 23, 2016 – Anita DeFrantz to be Honored in Rio de Janeiro by The Foundation for Global Sports Development with Prestigious Humanitarian Award

April 14, 2016 – The Foundation for Global Sports Development Welcomes Paralympian Candace Cable to Their Team of Champion Ambassadors

April 8, 2016 – The Foundation for Global Sports Development is Now Accepting Applications for Exceptional Youth Scholarship

March 30, 2016 – GSD Shares the Olympic Experience with Boys & Girls Clubs Youth as the Rio Olympics Near

January 22, 2016 – The Foundation for Global Sports Development to Receive Childhelp Hero Award

2015

November 10, 2015 – Groundbreaking Ceremonies Held for New Munich Olympic Memorial

October 30, 2015 – Community Members Can Learn to Curl with an Olympian

July 16, 2015 – GSD Has Pledged Over $500 Thousand to Support Youth and Educational Initiatives

June 30, 2015 – 2015 Athletes in Excellence Award Nomination Round Opens

June 15, 2015 – GSD Selects 2015 Exceptional Youth Scholarship Winners

May 6, 2015 – Film Production Begins on Munich Memorial Documentary

February 27, 2015 – New Documentary to Examine the First Act of Modern Terrorism: The Munich ’72 Olympic Terrorist Attack and What It Means Today

February 3, 2015 – The Foundation for Global Sports Development Announces New Youth Scholarship Program

January 21, 2015 – Curling Tour Slides Into Portland

January 12, 2014 –Childhelp Honors the Foundation for Global Sports Development with Prestigious Spirit of the Children Award

2014

November 17, 2014 – The Foundation for Global Sports Development Announces 2014 Athletes in Excellence Award Recipients

October 30, 2014 – The Foundation for Global Sports Development Pledges $375 Thousand in Grants to Support Olympic, Youth and Educational Initiatives

September 22, 2014 – The Foundation for Global Sports Development Pledges $250 Thousand to the Munich Olympic Memorial Project

August 12, 2014 – US charity gives $73,000 of funding to World Curling Federation

August 11, 2014 – The Foundation for Global Sports Development Helps Promote Fair Play at the 2014 Nanjing Youth Olympic Games

July 28, 2014 – Olympic Athletes to Join the Foundation for Global Sports Development’s Team of Champion Ambassadors

June 30, 2014  – The Foundation for Global Sports Development to Give Over $400 Thousand in Grants to Support Youth and Educational Initiatives

June 20, 2014 – Nominate Your Favorite Athlete for Athletes in Excellence Award 

May 29, 2014 – The Foundation for Global Sports Development Launches Innovative Athlete Recognition Awards Program

April 21, 2014 – Athlete Summit Prepares Team USA For Life After Sport

April 8, 2014 – The Foundation for Global Sports Development and US Olympian to Attend the Childhelp National Day of Hope Luncheon in D.C.

April 2, 2014 – The Foundation for Global Sports Development Supports the U.S. Olympic Committee’s 2014 Olympic and Paralympic Summit

February 10, 2014 – GCL congratulates Dr. Arne ‘The Doping Hunter’ Ljungqvist to Receive GSD’s Prestigious Humanitarian Award in Sochi

February 8, 2014 – Professor Arne Ljungqvist Anti-Doping Foundation awarded 100.000 USD by the Foundation for Global Sports Development (GSD) 

January 28, 2014 – Survey Reveals That Majority of Americans Believe Olympics Less Enjoyable Due to Doping

2013

October 31, 2013 – Global Sports Development’s Symposium on Doping Deepens the Anti-Doping Discussion

October 10, 2013 – World Olympians Association, Global Sports Development award grants to Chilean and Dominican Olympians

October 9, 2013 – World Olympians Association and Global Sports Development partnership aids young people around the world 

2012

July 16, 2012 – Global Sports Development Announces 2012 Olympics Campaign

June 25, 2012 –  Global Sports Development and Childhelp Launch Campaign to Prevent Child Abuse in Youth Sports

2011

June 29, 2011 – Foundation for Global Sports Development Launches Olympic Education Programme