The Latest from The Lab: July 13, 2018

We hope you're enjoying your summer! Here are some recent happenings at The Lab. If you want updates like the one below to land right in your inbox, please subscribe in the upper righthand corner of this page. Thanks for keeping tabs on us!

 

Support Flywheel on Prime Day

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Amazon's annual Prime Day is just around the corner: 3pm ET on Monday, July 16 through Tuesday, July 17. While you take advantage of the great deals, why not make one extra click and donate to a worthy cause at no extra cost?

Simply shop at www.smile.amazon.com and select the charity of your choice. If you're looking for suggestions, Flywheel Project, our 12-week internship program, would make an excellent pick. Click here to make it happen! Thanks, as always, for your support.

 

Google x Techstars x Black Lab Sports

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Black Lab Sports is excited to partner with Google and Techstars to host Techstars Startup Weekend Boulder on August 10-12. Please pass this on to people in your network (like the college students on summer break) that are interested in entrepreneurship and learning how to launch a startup.

Startup Weekend is the best place to learn how to build a startup in one weekend. Through Grow with Google, Google aims to help everyone in America access the best of Google’s training and tools to grow their skills, careers, and businesses.

Entry is free to the first people who register. Learn more and RSVP here.

 

BLS Sponsors SFIA Start-Up Challenge

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The Sports & Fitness Industry Association (SFIA) is hosting the 3rd annual Start-Up Challenge in Denver on September 26, and we're excited to be involved! The grand prize consists of an all-expense-paid trip to spend the day with the Innovation Team at Under Armour Global HQ, as well as $15K that will act as a catalyst for the winning team.

All sports and fitness start-ups are encouraged to apply. Find more information and apply now here

 

New Faces in the Coworking Space

Our coworking space has never been about filling desks. It's about surrounding entrepreneurs with the peers and environment they need to thrive, and growing our community of ThinkerDoers. Each newsletter going forward, we'll introduce you to a recent addition to our community. When you see them, please help us welcome them into the fold. First up...

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Mike Green: A performance coach for 20+ years, Mike spends his days in service to his clients' goals and higher performance. He found his calling as an Outwards Bounds instructor and still helps individuals escape comfort zones and recalibrate all over the world. His next adventure is a month-long trip to Alaska, which he'll spend rafting, fly-fishing, backpacking, and more. We're excited to catch up with him after! Connect with Mike here.

We want to give first dibs on the remaining coworking desks to members of the Black Lab Sports community. Find more details here and let us know if you're interested!