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About our Magazine and Site. . .
Amateur Sports Magazine
will be traditional published five times a year (Fall (2), Winter, Spring, Summer)
and weekly via our web site. Our weekly publication will begin August 1,
Our magazine provides our readers with various information surrounding everything "amateur"
in the Chicagoland area, including all of the goodies you have come to
expect from a sport magazine and site: scores, statistics, updates,
schedules, profiles, action shots, interviews, etc... plus insight from
former players, new rules and policies, as well as educational challenges
What is Amateur Sports News Network
AmatuerSports365.com is our web
version of our magazine. ASNN is an independent voice chronicling amateur
sports news, commentary, interviews, photo galleries, products and services,
and more. We celebrate the life and times of all athletes, regardless
of race or gender. We strive, for example, to give women's sports and fans
solid, unbiased coverage. We are also dedicated to preserving the history of
sports. You will often find on our site, as well as in print, stories from
yesteryear and a reflect of great moments in sports history.
What are the benefits of subscribing
to your magazine?
We have incorporated that information as well as a smorgasbord
of extra features:
24 hours a day, 7 days a week, all year round
access to exclusive behind the scenes stories
between our printed magazine, you will have exclusive, access to our E-News,
The Amateur Sports update
to an electronic copy of the magazine before it hits resellers and stores
to the editor to submit your own stories and/or story ideas
exclusive Podcast (audio) access
(smart) phone / PDA access
advance notice of events
and innovation with new sporting products and services
secure, friendly payment
center via Internet
discount on certain events sponsored by ASNN
fantasy sports games (free)
coming soon: Video streaming
How do I advertise?
Amateur Sports Magazine offers a variety of advertising options to fit your
needs. We pride ourselves on developing targeted advertising programs,
bringing your message to our dedicated readers. For rates,
specifications, and additional information,
click here, or email us at
Who are our writers?
YOU!!!! Let me say it again -
YOU! That's right... we are a
community-minded publication that allows our sports readers and participants
to contribute to topics, stories, events, interviews, etc... which provides
a unique perspective, in most cases, live from the trenches. In addition, we
do feature our own in house staff of writings who follow the guidance of our
How can I be a part of Amateur
Sports News Network community?
join... you can start by emailing us at
yourself and/or friends for our Amateur Sports Magazine as well as our
eNewsletter, Amateur Sports Update.
to our latest Sports Poll.
Visit our sites everyday!
have a story to share, we want to read it.
What is your editorial policy? What
are your submission guidelines?
There are just a few guidelines to keep in mind. One major fact is unless it
is an extraordinary situation, we do NOT allow the use of unnamed sources.
If an unnamed source is required, the story must be cleared by our editor
prior to submission. Much of our work is subjective, as we encourage our
writers to put themselves in their articles; however when hard reporting is
called for, that's what we give you: sources should be named, and multiple
sources will be required in the rare case where they are not.
for on our submission guidelines!
Do you have a Amateur Sports store?
We are working very hard to bring this to the forefront... So right now,
it's coming soon! If you would like to know when it's available,
Do you offer a Podcast? When / Where
can I hear it?
Yes, we do have a Podcast. In fact, we currently have one show, which can
be heard every Saturday morning at 8am CST by
We are currently developing two separate shows for the fall... (1) Monday evenings - "the week that was," which reflects on the week of local
sports (i.e., recaps, interviews, stories, scores, etc...), and (2)
Wednesday or Thursday
evenings - "Amateur Sports Talk," which discuss national sports
consisting of NCAA, professional sports, and hot topics that will effect our
How do I link to your site(s)?
We welcome external links as long as it is reciprocated. For more,
Do you have a mascot or inspiration
character representative of Amateur Sports?
No, not at this time but we are associated with a new, local character
who is taking Chicago by storm - SPIRITMAN. More to come on him soon -
click here to be
notified upon his arrival.
How can I contact Amateur Sports
Magazine (News Network)?
Okay, I must admit... I'm not a big
sports fan, what can Amateur Sports Magazine (News Network) do for me?
We recognize that our name states 'sports' and this may not be your
thing... but there's hope. Do you like kids? Well, our site
and publication focuses on kids in a positive, upbeat manner. Simply put we
provide a non-bias media venue to showcase student-athletes achievements on,
as well as off the field of play. So, we are not entirely about sports, but about kids participating in sports.
Well go get your copy of our quarterly produced magazine delivered to your home or office.
Click here to start your journey
with us. . .