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Moving Future Generations: N7 Sport Summit

Posted By Toyacoyah Brown September 22nd, 2014 Last Updated on: September 22nd, 2014

There's only a couple more days to register! Don't miss out! Registration will close at 5:00pm (PST) on Wednesday, September 24, 2014.

The 2014 N7 Sport Summit theme is “7 YEARS OF N7 GATHERING SPEED TO MOVE FUTURE GENERATIONS.” The event takes place October 2-4, 2014 at Nike World Headquarters in Beaverton, Oregon.

Here's video footage from the 2011 Nike N7 summit, so you can get an idea of what to expect:

N7 Sport Summit from Nike N7 on Vimeo.

This year's keynote speaker will be Oglala Lakota (Sioux) member Billy Mills. He is the second Native American to ever win an Olympic Gold Medal. He earned his gold medal in the 10,000 meter run at the 1964 Tokyo Olympics. With this win, Billy became the only person from the western hemisphere to win the Olympic gold at that event and it was considered one of the greatest upsets in Olympic history.

For more information on the summit please visit: https://secure.lenos.com/lenos/nike/N7SportSummit2014/home.htm.


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About Toyacoyah Brown

Toyacoyah Brown is an enrolled member of the Comanche Nation, currently living in Chicago. She received her B.A. in Journalism from the University of Oklahoma and an M.A. in Media Studies from the University of Texas at Austin. When she's not scouring the Internet for fun things to share with PowWows.com readers you can find her digging for vinyl in her local record store or curling up with a good book.



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