TAMPA – On Wednesday, eight of Florida’s top SPARK trainers came together at Roland Park K-8 School in Tampa to become Train-the-Trainers (TT) for the Florida Middle School Physical Activity Project. Two of the nation’s top SPARK trainers, Patty Lanier and John Hichwa, joined the TTs for a day-long training session. Each trainer was awarded […]
(Roseland, NJ and Orlando, FL) – July 6 , 2011 – ADP ®, a leading provider of human resource outsourcing, payroll services, benefits administration and integrated computing solutions for vehicle dealers, and Hall of Fame golfer Annika Sorenstam today announced a three-year marketing agreement in which Annika will participate in ADP sales and customer events […]
ORLANDO – The ANNIKA Foundation awarded five $7,500 grants this week to Orange County elementary schools to fund the implementation of School Specialty’s SPARK Physical Education (PE) program during the 2010-11 school year. Annika visited Hungerford Elementary School to present the awards and lead the children in a fitness lesson with a SPARK representative.
RESTON, VA – Annika will be inducted into the Hall of Fame of the National Association for Sport and Physical Education (NASPE) for her work as an athlete and a passionate advocate for children living a healthy, active lifestyle. This honor will be recognized at the NASPE Hall of Fame Banquet on Friday, April 1, […]
Orlando, Fla. (March 8 , 2011) – The Pepsi Lipton Tea partnership, a joint venture between PepsiCo and Unilever, has announced that Hall of Fame golfer Annika Sorenstam will promote Lipton® ready-to-drink iced teas throughout the state of Florida. Her involvement will include in-market appearances and regional advertising for its portfolio of iced tea products, […]
ORLANDO – Annika went to Legacy Middle School in Orlando today to speak to 50 physical education teachers from Orange County and the surrounding area as they completed their two-day SPARK training. SPARK, the leading physical education program for schools, is currently being implemented in 300 middle schools across Florida this spring. Annika is the […]
San Antonio, Texas (Feb. 17, 2011) – Today, The First Tee, a youth development organization that provides character education through golf, officially launched its five-year strategic plan at its Network Meeting. World Golf Hall of Famer Annika Sorenstam attended today’s meeting and was introduced as the spokesperson for The First Tee Nine Healthy Habits, a […]
SAN ANTONIO – Today, The First Tee, a youth development organization that provides character education through golf, announced Annika as the spokesperson for the First Tee Nine Healthy Habits, a new framework that focuses on promoting health and wellness through golf.
BRASELTON, Ga. – The 2011 ANNIKA Invitational, held annually at Reunion Resort in Orlando, Florida, earned the 2010 Invitational of the Year Award from the AJGA. The AJGA Invitational of the Year Award is given annually to the invitation-only tournament that creates an unparalleled championship experience at the AJGA’s highest-level event.