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Winter Sports Showdown

February 7

From the hair-raising thrill of ski jumping to the fast-paced action of snowmobile racing, winter sports are all about speed. It’s exhilarating to watch new Olympics favorites such as Mikaela Shiffrin ski down the slopes or experienced veterans like Shaun White snowboard his way to a gold medal, but how fast are they really traveling? If these athletes were to race your car down a snowy highway, who would win? Would your car be outpaced by a speed skater? Find out in the infographic below. Continue reading

Black Friday vs Cyber Monday Infographic

‘Tis the Season to Go Shopping: Black Friday and Cyber Monday Battle It Out for Consumer Dollars

November 20

Nothing says “holiday shopping” quite like the four-day weekend from Black Friday to Cyber Monday. According to the National Retail Federation, consumers spent $59.1 billion on 2012 during the busiest shopping weekend of the year. While 10% of shoppers rushed to the stores right after finishing their Thanksgiving dinners, others waited until Cyber Monday, with online shopping peaking at 11:25 a.m. EST. Whether you plan to shop in-store or online, check out this infographic for more fun Cyber Monday and Black Friday statistics. Continue reading

Columbus Marathon and Columbus Half Marathon

Run for a Cause: 26.2 Miles of Inspiration

October 18

On Sunday, Oct. 20, 2013, thousands of runners will be hitting the pavement in Columbus to participate in The Nationwide Children’s Hospital Columbus Marathon & ½ Marathon. Many of the participants at Ohio’s largest marathon will be running to raise money for the patients at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, such as 15-year-old Molly Carrier, who was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes at age nine. Continue reading