Sports fans mark your calendars for 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, October 15, for the next edition of the United States Sports Academy’s Sports Talk program.

This week Sports Talk will discuss, “The Army Takes Sports Out of Physical Training.” The panel will discuss the recent studies showing that participating in sport activities may very well be hindering proper training for our military.

To view the panel discussion live, visit the Academy’s Google Plus page at

Moderated by Dr. Arthur Ogden, Chair of Sports Management at the Academy, the program features commentary on a wide range of current events in the sporting world from a panel of experts from The Sports Academy.

Along with Dr. Ogden, the panel will include Mr. Cory Schierberl and Ms. Tonya Butler-Collins, Academy Doctoral Teaching Assistants.

The program will also be available for viewing afterwards at the USSA’s YouTube site at The USSA’s Sports Talk program features discussions on current sports topic each week by Academy faculty and staff.