Short Takes

The U.K.’s new trade deal with New Zealand “includes a commitment to protect the Maori cultural tradition of the ceremonial haka dance,” the war dance “become associated with the New Zealand rugby team” (London INDEPENDENT, 10/21).

Fans attending games in New Zealand "will have to be vaccinated" after the government announced vaccine certificates "will be required to access venues and events" under a new policy (STUFF, 10/22).

The investigation into abuse allegations within Football Australia has "prompted other sports to move towards signing up and reporting into Sport Integrity Australia’s National Integrity Framework," which effectively "ends sports investigating themselves" (THE AUSTRALIAN, 10/22).

A television journalist in the United Arab Emirates has been jailed over “apparently leaked pre-match comments made before the Emirates’ tie with Iraq during a World Cup qualifier earlier this month." The journalist “faces charges that carry up to five years in prison and a fine” from $1,360-136,000 (AP, 10/22).

SBJ Morning Buzzcast: May 27, 2022

Yankees/Rays join on social messaging; Pickleball's big weekend in Queens and Cindy Parlow Cone's victory lap

USA Track & Field Celebrates CEO Max Siegel & Culture of Excellence

USA Track & Field celebrates a decade of being under the guidance CEO Max Siegel and discusses how he bridged the gap between the performance on the field and in the front office. Joining us on today's episode are Olympians Jackie Joyner-Kersee, Chaunte Lowe and Wallace Spearman along with USATF CEO Max Siegel himself.

SBJ I Factor: Matthew Caldwell

Today’s episode features Matt Caldwell, president and CEO of the Florida Panthers, talking with SBJ’s Abe Madkour about his unconventional path into the industry, his experience at West Point and during combat in Iraq, and how the leadership and teamwork he encountered in the military shapes his career today. Caldwell is a member of SBJ’s Forty Under 40 class of 2018.

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