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.
This fall, your family probably has plans to enjoy the cooler weather and play some softball or ride your bikes, or join a curling team (ok, it probably won’t be that cool). When you’re ready to relax and take the kiddos to watch somebody else sweat for your entertainment, Fort Worth has a number of good options.
Posted On July 10, 2017 | Rush Olson
With neighborhoods like the Stockyards National Historic District and Camp Bowie ’s brick-lined streets, a trip to Cowtown often involves following the same paths legends once walked. Or skated. Or jumped. Or rode. Where should you venture if you want to go where Fort Worth sports icons triumphed?
You've probably strolled through a park near your house, apartment or hotel. Perhaps you've made a trip to the Fort Worth Botanic Gardens or Fort Worth Nature Center Refuge . Maybe you've even xeriscaped your yard. But Fort Worth just might offer a few opportunities to experience the natural world
Looking to impress your friends or simply in search of an invigorating adventure to get your blood pumping? We've got three perfect spots for all the adrenaline junkies out there. The Need for Speed Christian Fittipaldi drove in the Indianapolis 500 and the Daytona 500, plus loads of other races
Super Bowl LI will be played as close to Fort Worth as any for the foreseeable future (sites have been scheduled through 2021). Houston hosts the 51st championship game on Feb. 5, 5:30PM CST, and while Fort Worth has never hosted the game, the city has made an impact on it. On the field, players
What’s going on at the Will Rogers Memorial Center (WRMC) this winter? Oh, just the World’s Original Indoor Rodeo® and 121 years of Fort Worth Stock Show tradition. And on top of this, it turns out the folks at Will Rogers will host even more events in the next two months - seven to be exact. It’s
Posted On December 12, 2016 | Rush Olson
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
Posted On October 6, 2016 | Rush Olson
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
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
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