IndyCar IT: Data protection tips from race engineers

IndyCar IT: Data protection tips from race engineers
There’s a lot riding, literally, on the decisions Jim Foley makes. An assistant engineer with Rahal Letterman Racing, Foley and his fellow technicians are responsible for collecting critical metrics from the three racecars the team fields in the Indy …
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INTERACTIVE: NASCAR vs. IndyCar
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INDIANAPOLIS — Ruled out of racing indefinitely, IndyCar driver James Hinchcliffe thanked the “heroes” who helped him after his frightening crash at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and his doctor said Monday that the accident had left the popular Canadian in …
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Andre Ward retires: Oakland’s undefeated champ says, “Mission Accomplished”

Andre Ward retires: Oakland’s undefeated champ says, “Mission Accomplished”
Oakland’s Andre Ward completed his mission, evidently. The light-heavyweight champion, citing the physical demands of boxing, stunningly announced his retirement Thursday at age 33. “Mission Accomplished,” was the title above a two-paragraph …
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Andre Ward, undefeated boxing champ, retires. Says desire no longer there.
OAKLAND, Calif. — Light heavyweight champion Andre Ward retired from boxing with an undefeated record Thursday because he no longer has the desire to fight. The 33-year-old Ward released a statement on his website Thursday titled “Mission Accomplished …
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Andre Ward, last U.S. man to win Olympic boxing gold, retires
Andre Ward, the only U.S. male boxer to win Olympic gold in the last 20 years, is walking away from the sport at the top of his game. Undefeated. A world champion. Arguably the world’s best pound-for-pound fighter. “All I want to be is an Olympic champion.
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Latest Women’s Basketball News

Dustdevils women’s basketball schedule released
Entering his second season as the head women’s basketball coach at Texas A&M International, Jeff Caha announced the 2017-18 season schedule Tuesday. The Dustdevils have 28 regular season games with eight of those being played against teams that qualified …
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How UConn women’s basketball became synonymous with winning
The UConn Women’s basketball team hasn’t lost a game since 2014. That streak — 100 straight games — has never been approached by any other NCAA team — male or female. William Brangham talks to Christine Brennan of USA TODAY about this groundbreaking …
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UConn women’s basketball bringing strong ratings for SNY
SNY always has been known primarily as the home of the Mets, but this winter its second most visible partner has been making a bit of a stir. Connecticut’s women’s basketball team had won 106 games in a row as of Monday morning. The monumental streak …
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Latest Competitive Swimming News

Sorority founded in Indianapolis makes history with sponsorship of international swimming competition
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Swimmers from nearly 100 countries are in Indianapolis trying to make their Olympic dreams come true. They’re competing in the FINA World Junior Championships in hopes of representing their country in the 2020 Olympics. But in the …
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Lance Armstrong’s Career May Finally Be Over After Being Barred From A Swimming Competition
Lance Armstrong had planned to return to competitive sports this week in a Masters swimming event. But according to Juliet Macur of The New York Times, the International Swimming Federation has stepped in and barred Armstrong from the event, which could …
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Girls swimming: Cramer, Dammen help Red Hawks win home invite
The Milton girls swim team won its home invitational, dominating the competition with 267 team points, besting both Jefferson/Cambridge (216) and Stoughton (214) on Saturday at Milton High School. Milton’s 200-yard medley relay of Danielle Cramer …
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Latest Ice Curling News

Curling is cool in Lakeville, where the ice is always smooth
LAKEVILLE (AP) — Tom Born had one modest goal for his introduction to curling. “I just want to stay upright,” the 51-year-old Sun Country Airlines pilot said before stepping onto the ice one night last week at Dakota Curling, the first metro-area …
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Big Sky Bonspiel curling competition hits the ice
The Big Sky Bonspiel curling competition has drawn over 100 people to spend the day on ice. Missoula organizations are working on a feasibility study to build a new ice rink to increase opportunity for ice sports in the area. Curling continues to grow in …
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Those snide remarks? U.S. curling team members let them slide
SOCHI, Russia — The Canadian guy with bulging tattooed biceps is pumping his fist and glaring. Two Norwegian guys with colorfully checkered pants are hunched over and shimmying. A Swiss woman is screaming at her friends with a mouth so wide one can …
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Chicagoland Speedway switches 2018 NASCAR race to July

Chicagoland Speedway switches 2018 NASCAR race to July
Chicagoland Speedway is losing its playoff race in exchange for the heat of the summer. The 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Chicagoland Speedway is set for July 1, 2018, and will mark the start of NBC’s live race coverage of next season …
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The Race Is Over, and NASCAR Wins
5 Reasons Why We Want Flyin’ Miata’s Turbochar… 2017 Mazda CX-5 Interior Review: Premiumish Eight Nerdy Things to Like About the 2018 Nissan Leaf 2018 New SUVs: The Ultimate Buyer’s Guide Feature Flashback: 1957 Chrysler 300C Feature Flashback …
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Race Car
What that told them the motor will be able to stay in the race car commission on the — out there should be any damage to the engine in the 78 machine. Before a lot of cleanup
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Latest Boxing News

Gennady Golovkin vs. Canelo Álvarez was a great fight marred by bad judging
Canelo Álvarez and Gennady Golovkin fought to a controversial draw on Saturday, and it was a bad decision. The sport of boxing is known for terrible judging for a reason, and hot on the heels of peak interest for the sport as a result of Floyd Mayweather vs.
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Ferdinand yet to apply for boxing licence
The former England captain is to train with former WBC super-middleweight champion Richie Woodhall for Betfair’s ‘Defender to Contender’ project which he will speak about in a press conference on Tuesday afternoon. Betfair says it will help 38-year-old …
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Willie Pep: Subtle Sophistication
Today is the anniversary of the birth of one of boxing’s singular champions, the greatest featherweight of all-time and a true original, Willie Pep. And while he passed on to the big squared circle in the sky back in 2006, he will never be forgotten and …
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Latest NFL Football News

NFL Football
ALLEN PARK, Mich. — Detroit cornerback Darius Slay recalls a time earlier in his career when he went up against Larry Fitzgerald, and the… FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — The previous time Patriots quarterback Tom Brady opened a season at home against Kansas …
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NFL Football
The two stations in Charlotte, N.C. that Fox Television Stations Group gobbled up in January may have only been the appetizer. The station arm of 21st Century Fox is sniffing around acquisition…
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NFL football
Minnesota Vikings (1-1) at New Orleans Saints (0-2) Sunday, 1:00 p.m. ET, at Mercedes Benz Superdome, New Orleans TV: FOX TV announcers: Chris Myers, Ronde Barber, Jennifer Hale *Keys to the game: All Vikings RB Matt Asiata has to do is capably fill the …
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Meet Kama, Hawaii’s surfing pig

Meet Kama, Hawaii’s surfing pig
Sometimes someone just walks into your life. Kai Holt, of Hawaii Kai, says he was camping with his family at Bellows Beach a few months ago when a little piglet walked into his cabana. Well, that little piggy went to the right cabana. Holt named the pig …
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Choppy waters, smooth surfing
A participant in They Will Surf Again gets ready to hit the water with help from USC physical therapy students. (Photo/Sean Limahelu) It was a gloomy and windy Saturday for the annual They Will Surf Again event in Malibu. Despite the chill in the air …
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Top 5 Best Wetsuits for Surfing 2017
Loving Heavy? Follow us on Facebook! If you’re just getting into surfing, or are buying your first wetsuit, there’s a lot to consider. Some of the essentials include finding a suit that fits properly and that offers the right balance of protection …
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IndyCar race at Pocono Raceway rained out to Monday

IndyCar race at Pocono Raceway rained out to Monday
LONG POND — Pocono Raceway simply cannot catch a break with the weather. Both of the track’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races this year were rained out and held the next day. Now, its Verizon IndyCar Series event has suffered the same fate. Sunday’s …
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INDIANAPOLIS — Ruled out of racing indefinitely, IndyCar driver James Hinchcliffe thanked the “heroes” who helped him after his frightening crash at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and his doctor said Monday that the accident had left the popular Canadian in …
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INDYCAR Adds Louisiana Race
Avondale, Louisiana — INDYCAR announced today the addition of NOLA Motorsports Park and the Indy Grand Prix of Louisiana to the Verizon IndyCar Series schedule in 2015. The event will be held April 10-12 and organized by Andretti Sports Marketing on a …
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