About StandUp Magazine
StandUp Magazine a quarterly publication focused on the best of sports culture — including the importance of positive role models, fairness, character and leadership across all levels of sports. The publication will highlight the positive stories and social impact of sports men and women wherever they play — from community fields to major universities to the global professional sports arena.
StandUp Magazine will be available nationwide, with planned distribution through Barnes & Noble Booksellers and by subscription. Publication dates for the first four quarterly issues of StandUp Magazine are:
- FALL 2012 Launch Issue – November 10, 2012
- WINTER 2013 – February 10, 2013
- SPRING 2013 – May 10, 2013
- SUMMER 2013 – August 10, 2013
A share of profits from the venture will support the work of the Ben Cohen StandUp Foundation, the world’s first foundation dedicated to anti-bullying and removing homophobia from sports. The Foundation operates in the U.S. and the U.K.
StandUp Magazine is published by Sports Diversity Media, LLC a subsidiary of Media Out Loud Global, LLC (MOLG) under license from Ben Cohen Worldwide LLC. MOLG publishes Compete Magazine (founded in 2006) and Rebound Magazine (founded in 2011). More information on Media Out Loud Global can be found at www.mediaoutloud.com.
About Ben Cohen.
Ben Cohen, MBE, is one of the world’s greatest athletes. He is a rugby World Cup champion and the second in all-time scoring for England. He is first among professional athletes to dedicate himself wholly to anti-bullying. In 2011, he founded the Ben Cohen StandUp Foundation, the world’s first anti-bullying foundation. Today, it operates in the US and the UK, funding those doing real-world work to stop bullying and address its long-term damage. The foundation is supported by a share of profits from the StandUp commercial brand, including StandUp Magazine. More information is available at www.standupfoundation.com.