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SAMsports.com Signs Strategic Partnership with National Association of Junior Golfers.



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PHOENIX and CALGARY, AB--(BW SportsWire)--June 6, 2000

Marketing and Distribution Agreement to NAJG's 800,000 Affiliates;

NAJG Chooses SAMsports.com Golf Product as

"Official Instructional Tool/Training Product"

SAMsports.com (CDNX CDNX

See Canadian Venture Exchange (CDNX).
:SAM), a leading provider of sports learning software and integrated Web content, and the National Association of Junior Golfers (NAJG), the information clearinghouse for Junior Golf, have signed a 3-Year agreement to market and distribute SAMsports.com's Instructional Golf CD-ROM CD-ROM: see compact disc.
CD-ROM
 in full compact disc read-only memory

Type of computer storage medium that is read optically (e.g., by a laser).
 to NAJG's program directors and members.

In addition, SAMsports.com's Instructional Golf CD-ROM has been chosen as an "Official Instructional Tool/Training Product" for the NAJG.

With this endorsement, SAMsports.com will have use of the NAJG's logo on the CD-ROM and related materials and will work with the NAJG to market and distribute the CD-ROM to it's 4,000 plus program directors and over 800,000 youngsters affiliated with NAJG.

"The leading technology and quality content of SAMsports.com's Instructional Golf CD-ROM will be an amazing tool in the hands of junior golfers," said Tim Geddis, executive director, National Association of Junior Golfers. "They will have an opportunity to learn from the best and in a form and format that appeals to them. We are dedicated to providing the best in golf information to parents, kids, program directors, and the golf industry as a whole. Our agreement with SAMsports.com provides us with another component to fulfill our mandate."

"The National Association of Junior Golfers is dedicated to the grassroots development of the game, just as we are," states Steve Corbett, ceo, SAMsports.com Inc. "Their commitment to the game and its future is obvious from the size of their membership and the quality information they impart to them. This agreement will allow SAMsports.com to target and penetrate this coveted cov·et  
v. cov·et·ed, cov·et·ing, cov·ets

v.tr.
1. To feel blameworthy desire for (that which is another's). See Synonyms at envy.

2. To wish for longingly. See Synonyms at desire.
 market and provide a powerful resource for Junior Golf."

Scheduled for release in September 2000, the product will focus on the essentials of course management, giving advice that allows golfers to make decisions based on understanding yardage yard·age 1  
n.
1. An amount or length measured in yards.

2. Cloth sold by the yard.

Noun 1.
, wind, terrain and other factors. It will draw on the knowledge base collected by the Professional Caddies Association (PCA (tool, programming) PCA - A dynamic analyser from DEC giving information on run-time performance and code use. ) from hundreds of caddies. This product marks the first in SAMsports.com's Achievement Series of e-learning tools, designed to help individual athletes improve their overall performance and heighten their enjoyment in sports.

About The National Association of Junior Golfers

The National Association of Junior Golfers is a non-profit 501 (c)(3) foundation that acts as the information and resource clearinghouse for junior golf in the United States United States, officially United States of America, republic (2005 est. pop. 295,734,000), 3,539,227 sq mi (9,166,598 sq km), North America. The United States is the world's third largest country in population and the fourth largest country in area. . The NAJG provides services for children, parents, program directors and the golf industry. The NAJG works with the support of the following national associations: Golf Course Superintendents Association, LPGA LPGA
abbr.
Ladies Professional Golf Association
, PGA TOUR, PGA (1) (Professional Graphics Adapter) An early IBM PC display standard for 3D processing with 640x480x256 resolution. It was not widely used.

(2) (Programmable Gate Array) See gate array and FPGA.
 of America, American Junior Golf Association The American Junior Golf Association (AJGA) is a "501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to the overall growth and development of young men and women who aspire to earn college golf scholarships through competitive junior golf. , United States Golf Association The United States Golf Association (USGA) is the United States' national association of golf courses, clubs and facilities and the governing body of golf for the U.S. and Mexico. Together with The R&A, the USGA produces and interprets the Rules of Golf. , National Golf Foundation, Multi-Cultural Golf Association of America, National Police Athletic League The Police Athletic League (PAL) is an organization in many American police departments in which members of the police force coach young people, both boys and girls, in sports, and help with homework and other school-related activities. , National Alliance for Youth Sports. For more information, visit the associations' web site at www.najg.org.

About SAMsports.com

SAMsports.com is a leading provider of sports learning software and integrated Web content designed to help and encourage coaches and athletes of all ages to improve their skills and performance. Interactive instructional sports content provided by world class coaches, sports teams, scientists and sports personalities assists the global community of coaches, athletes, and fans prepare both physically and mentally to improve their performance in their sport of choice. SAMsports.com today covers Hockey, Tennis, Golf, Baseball, and Soccer. SAMsports.com is publicly traded on CNDX under the symbol SAM. For more information, visit the company's web site at www.samsports.com or our new sports forum www.samsportszone.com.

Samsports, Samsports.com, Samsportszone, and Samsportszone.com are trademarks of Samsports.com in the United States and other countries. All other marks or symbols are those of their respective owners.

The Canadian Venture Exchange The Canadian Venture Exchange (CDNX) is now a defunct stock exchange having been acquired by the TSX Group in 2001 and renamed the TSX Venture Exchange. History of the Canadian Venture Exchange (CDNX)  (CDNX) has neither approved nor disapproved the information contained herein.
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