Team USA Excited and Ready to "Protect Their House"

September 19, 2014

After a 25-year hiatus, the Canoe Slalom world has returned to Maryland for the Deep Creek 2014 ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships. more >>


2014 National Gymnastics Day Celebrations Begin Sept. 20

September 19, 2014

National Gymnastics Day on Sept. 20 kicks off four days of fun for children, including demonstrations, lessons, gym time and more. more >>


Tempe to Host USA Paratriathlon Nationals

September 19, 2014

Nearly 50 athletes will compete Sunday at the 2014 USA Paratriathlon National Championships, to be held at Tempe Town Lake. more >>


USABA Announces Fall Sports Events

September 19, 2014

The United States Association for Blind Athletes has announced its upcoming sports events, including goalball, cycling and running. more >>


Columbia County CVB Launches Tourism Grant Program

September 15, 2014

The Columbia County CVB has announced their Tourism Grant Program to enhance visitor and tourism promotions efforts in Columbia County. more >>


Shimano to Sponsor 2014, 2015 Canadian Cyclocross Championships

September 15, 2014

Bicycle component manufacturer Shimano has signed on as the title sponsor for the 2014 and 2015 Canadian Cyclocross Championships. more >>


RB Thomas, Jr. to be Inducted Into the ISF Hall of Fame

September 15, 2014

Virginia resident and senior softball organizer RB Thomas, Jr., will be inducted into the International Softball Federation Hall of Fame in November. more >>


Phillip Fulmer Teams Up with Rocky Top Sports World

September 15, 2014

The country’s newest sports tournament facility has joined forces with a Tennessee icon. more >>


USA Cycling: Creating Entry-Level Opportunities

August 26, 2014

USA Cycling has a goal of moving American cyclists to the top of the podium on the world stage and keeping them there. more >>


Get Your Teams Moving with the Right Form of Transportation

August 26, 2014

Planes, trains and automobiles may be featured in movies, but motorcoach and air travel are what really moves teams from place to place. more >>


The Value of Safety

August 26, 2014

How do you budget for security for your sports event even knowing safety is actually priceless? Learn best practices, planning and more. more >>


In for the Win/Win: How to Negotiate Facility Contracts

August 26, 2014

Unlike races, games and matches, negotiations shouldn’t be a win/loss prospect. more >>


An Analysis of the Largest Road Races Nationwide: 2014

September 1, 2014

Provides analytical data on the largest road races in the nation: participation numbers, dates and events, in a year-over-year comparison. more >>


Better Provisions for Lady Golfers

August 1, 2014

A study of golf facilities and female athletes' input on how the facilities for a traditionally male game could be made more woman-friendly. more >>


Golf Economy Report

July 1, 2014

The 2011 Golf Economy Report focuses primarily on the economics (including tourism and hospitality) of golf in 2011. more >>


State of the Sport-Part 1: Non-Traditional Running Events

June 1, 2014

In five years, the estimated finishers in U.S. non-traditional events grew from the low six figures in 2009 to a staggering 4 million in 2013. more >>

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Daytona Beach, with 23 miles of beaches and the Daytona International Speedway, draws a following of vacationers and competitors. More>>

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