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[Australia] VicHealth supports plan for smoke-free deals to sporting clubs ($$)

VICHEALTH has thrown its support behind a bid to offer financial incentives to sporting clubs that ban smoking. Warrnambool Mayor Michael Neoh says sporting clubs will be offered heavily discounted leasing agreements for council-owned facilities in retu
Melbourne (Vic) Herald Sun (au)
added Mar 12, 2013 05:52

DONAHUE: FDA Has Finally Handcuffed Tobacco Manufacturers With New Rulings

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has announced the re-issuing of a final rule restricting the sale, distribution, and use of cigarettes and smokeless tobacco.
The Guardian Express Newspaper (Las Vegas, NV)
added Mar 11, 2013 07:25

[Australia] Success for smoking ban

A smoking ban at Newcastle's major sporting venue has been hailed a success. After regular complaints about smoking within the stadium grounds, Hunter Stadium became cigarette free in November.
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Mar 11, 2013 02:24

[South Africa] 'No smoking at FNB please ...'

STADIUM Management South Africa (SMSA) are introducing a clampdown on smoking at FNB Stadium and other facilities that they manage to create a more friendly environment to cater for children and people with a phobia for cigarettes and dagga.
Sowetan Live (za)
added Mar 8, 2013 13:28

Sanda: People are keen on smoke-free events

FIFA, along with the Local Organising Committee (LOC) and WHO, announced that this year’s FIFA Confederations Cup and the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil will be smoke-free competitions. caught up with Dr Luminita Sanda from WHO to discuss the aim of
FIFA (Fédération Internationale de Football Association) (ch)
added Mar 7, 2013 15:31

Tennis great Boris Becker talks up his love of cigars in Cuba

German tennis great Boris Becker, a three-time Wimbledon champion, said during a visit to the Cigar Festival in Havana that he was a "lover" of stogies, but he labeled himself just a "beginner" in the cigar world after trying several different brands and
added Mar 6, 2013 12:03

[Maryland] Some Sports Fans Fired Up About New Stadium Smoking Ban

But some smokers already have a Plan B. "I think I can probably handle going for a few hours and if it's too much, just go outside the game," said Ryan Hardy.
WJZ 13 (Baltimore, MD)
added Feb 28, 2013 11:23

[Maryland] Baltimore Ravens, Baltimore Orioles Ban Smoking at Games

Going into effect on March 4th, the Camden Yards Sports Complex will enforce a complete smoking ban, at Camden Yard, the home of the Baltimore Orioles, and M&T Bank Stadium, home of the Baltimore Ravens. Sports Network (Sports Illustrated Site)
added Feb 28, 2013 04:26

[Maryland] Stadium authority announces smoking ban at Camden Yards

BALTIMORE - As of March 4, there will be no smoking at Oriole Park and M&T Bank Stadium. The ban comes from the Maryland Stadium Authority and will apply to all games and events held within the two structures at Camden Yards.
WMAR ABC2 (Baltimore, MD)
added Feb 27, 2013 00:46

[North Carolina] VIDEO: Charlotte Motor Speedway to roll out new smoking policy

Charlotte Motor Speedway officials say they aren't banning smoking, just relocating smokers. Track officials say they're trying to be more fan conscience by limiting the areas where people can light up so others can enjoy races smoke free.
News 14 Carolina (Raleigh, NC) (Time Warner Cable)
added Feb 22, 2013 14:00
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