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Author: Rush Olson
A Fort Worth native, Rush Olson has spent two decades directing creative efforts for sports teams and broadcasters. He currently creates ad campaigns, television programs, and related creative projects for sports entities and other clients through his company, Rush Olson Creative & Sports.
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Just because winter is setting in doesn't mean you have to forego sporting activities. Even if wind chill blows you off the local trails and fields, Fort Worth offers a wealth of indoor sports facilities. Game On Fort Worth Game On operates two Fort Worth venues. Check out Game On Arena Sports at
Don't leap off your couch right away to start training for Tri Fort Worth . Finish reading this blog post first. The column will help you, plus you've got a little time. The big race isn't until Sunday, May 21, 2017. However, you do probably need to get started pretty soon, according to William

Cowboys Tailgating Is A Sport

Posted On September 9, 2016 | Rush Olson

Fans consider a Dallas Cowboys football game the most special of occasions. And, like all such observances, it has food rituals associated with it. We call them: tailgating. Thanks to J.R. Ewing and five Lombardi Trophies, the Cowboys have fans worldwide. For those coming for their first game, or

North Texans To The Games

Posted On August 13, 2016 | Rush Olson

Texas is larger, geographically speaking, than over 150 of the countries participating in this summer’s Olympic Games. For that matter, the population of North Central Texas, at 7 million-plus, exceeds that of more than 100 Olympic nations. So, as you might expect, the region has produced its share

Fort Worth's Gold-Medal Facilities

Posted On August 1, 2016 | Rush Olson

The quadrennial Summer Games have come and gone, leaving us all yearning to get out and partake in one of the many sporting events seen. Here's a list of places to play out your own victory in Cowtown: Equestrian Speaking of cows (and bulls) -- rodeo won’t be featured, although it was contested in