TeamSnap and Sports Feel Good Stories.com launch search for the “Sports Feel Good Story of the Year”
BOULDER, COLO (May 29, 2014) – TeamSnap and SportsFeelGoodStories.com today launched a contest to find the Sports Feel Good Story of the Year to recognize inspiring athletes, coaches and fans from around the world. Submissions will be accepted between now and October, and winners will be chosen in December.
"From a NFL player picking up the tab for a Christmas toy shopping spree to a high school basketball team manager with autism making 3-pointers at a varsity game, sports feel good stories reinforce the best of human nature," said SportsFeelGoodStories.com Founder Mike O'Halloran. "That's why people love sharing these stories."
Whether spectators or participants in the stories, people can submit entries through Oct. 31 atSportsFeelGoodStories.com. A panel of representatives from TeamSnap and SportsFeelGoodStories.com will select 10 finalists at the beginning of November, followed by a public vote on the site to determine the first, second and third place stories. The first place winner will receive a $500 cash prize. See complete details at SportsFeelGoodStories.com.
"We often hear inspiring stories from our millions of users around the world, and this is a way to bring to light those stories and the everyday heroes involved in them," said Ken McDonald, vice president of customer acquisition, TeamSnap. "It's easy to get swept up in the competitive spirit of sports, but when it comes down to it, we're all out there on the field to have fun and support each other. We're excited to see what submissions people send."
SportsFeelGoodStories.com showcases inspirational sports stories that focus on good deeds, overcoming obstacles, achievement and sportsmanship.
Mike O'Halloran, (651) 278-2099 or [email protected]
Founded in 2009 and headquartered in Boulder, Colo., TeamSnap has taken the organization of youth, recreational and competitive sports into the 21st century. 20 million coaches, administrators, players and parents use TeamSnap’s web and smartphone apps to sign up, schedule, communicate and coordinate everything for the team, the club and the season. TeamSnap makes organizing sports as simple as click, tap and go. For more information, please visit www.teamsnap.com