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WWE and Special Olympics Host first ever Play Unified Bocce Tournament

On a perfect day at Brooklyn Bridge Park, the WWE and the Special Olympics hosted the first ever Play Unified Bocci Tournament. Featuring the newly named ambassador to the Special Olympics in WWE Superstar The Big Show along with WWE Superstars Mark Henry, Becky Lynch, Asuka, Andrade Almas, Jinder Mahal, Kevin Owens, Peyton Royce and […]

Athletes In Your Community Spotlight as WWE and Nets stars bring smiles to the children of the Brooklyn Hospital

On a beautiful Tuesday afternoon in the Downtown Brooklyn area, WWE Superstars Alexa Bliss, Apollo Crews, Dana Warrior and Titus O’Neil teamed up with Brooklyn Nets stars Joe Harris and Jarrett Allen to bring smiles to the faces of the children and their families at the Brooklyn Hospital. All of the stars took time to […]

Mets to Host Annual Food Drive

  WHAT:           The Mets will host their annual Summer Food Drive presented by Hain Celestial benefitting The River Fund NY on Saturday, July 14 from 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm and Sunday, July 15 from 11:00 am – 1:30 pm outside of the Jackie Robinson Rotunda at Citi Field. The River Fund NY is a […]

Try Rugby USA Clinic A Success thanks to Top Rugby Players, Coaches and WWE Superstar Sheamus

The top Rugby Players, Coaches along with WWE Superstar Sheamus were all on hand as a part of the Try Rugby USA Clinic that was held in New York City . This is a part of a series of Rugby events all helping to promote the mega London Irish v Saracens match that will be held […]

Athletes In Your Community: Isles Nick Leddy helps Grow the Game at CityParks Street Hockey Clinic

New York Islanders Defender Nick Leddy was on hand at the final CityParks Street Hockey Clinic that took place at the Sunset Park Recreation Center in Brooklyn, NY on 11/17. Leddy helped to teach kids from ages 8-12 basic hockey fundamentals, while also passing on invaluable knowledge on what it takes to be a successful […]

PHOTO GALLERY and VIDEO from the Cosmos Back-to-School Clinic feat John Neeskens

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following photo gallery and video from the New York Cosmos Back-to-School Clinic that featured New York Cosmos B Captain and Defender John Neeskens. Neeskens was the captain of the New York Cosmos B side, who captured the NPSL’s National Championship earlier this month in Chattanooga, TN in front of […]

PHOTO GALLERY and VIDEOS: Damien Woody makes Final Citi Kids Program a Touchdown

Former New York Jets offensive lineman and two-time Super Bowl Champion Damien Woody was at Citi Field today to inspire 140 children from United Neighborhood Houses as a part of the Citi Kids program. Citi Kids is an educational and motivational community-based initiative for New York City middle and high school students developed by Citi in collaboration […]