USC to Host 2014 National Collegiate Women's Water Polo Championship

April 23, 2014

USC is hosting the 2014 NCAA Women's Water Polo Championships on May 9-11, 2014 at the Uytengsu Aquatics Center. more >>


Deep South Classic Coming to Raleigh

April 23, 2014

This weekend, the Deep South Classic comes to Raleigh, North Carolina. more >>


USA Volleyball to Host North Texas Onsite Beach IMPACT Clinic

April 23, 2014

USA Volleyball has announced the North Texas Onsite Beach IMPACT Clinic, to be held May 10 in Plano, Texas. more >>


Orlando to Host AAU Boys Junior National Volleyball

April 23, 2014

Orlando, Florida, will be the host of the AAU Boys Junior National Volleyball Championships, June 19-22 at the Orlando Sports Center. more >>


21st Century Infrastructure To Drive Illinois’ Economy Forward

April 21, 2014

Governor Pat Quinn today announced a $52.7 million investment in projects including bike paths, walking/running trails and more. more >>


World Bowling Celebrates Industry Wide Support

April 21, 2014

A decision has been reached to unite all international bowling organizations under the common brand name of ‘World Bowling.' more >>

Visit Lubbock

Visit Lubbock and Lubbock Sports Welcome Two Members to Team

April 21, 2014

Visit Lubbock/Lubbock Sports added Amber Pennington, sales & services coordinator, and Christina Irizarry, visitor information specialist. more >>


Boston Marathon to Bring Estimated $175.8 Million Economic Impact

April 21, 2014

Today's 118th Boston Marathon® and surrounding events will bring an estimated $175.8 million (USD) economic impact to the region. more >>


Sports for Athletes with Mobility Limitations: Making Events Not Just Accessible, But Welcoming

March 11, 2014

Accessible sports events are no longer an anomaly. And as triathlons increasingly appear on people’s ‘bucket lists,’ it’s a short logical... more >>


Playing and Staying: Making the Right Choices on Lodging

March 11, 2014

If you’re setting out to find the right hotel for your team, you’ll probably get a lot of advice from a lot of well-meaning sources. more >>


Purchasing Insurance: Make Sure It’s On Your To-Do List

March 10, 2014

Preparing for a youth sports event should always include investigating the purchase of a liability insurance policy. more >>


Event Medical Coverage for Sporting Event Planners

March 10, 2014

Recent events such as the Boston Marathon bombing highlight the critical role of medical support and planning at sports events. more >>


Running USA Annual Marathon Report

April 1, 2014

More new highs for U.S. marathons with 541,000 finishers and more than 1,100 races; ING New York City Marathon returns to the top in 2013. more >>


NFHS Report on High School Sports Participation 2012-2013

March 3, 2014

Participation in high school sports rose again, hitting an all-time high and indicating that the student-athlete is alive and well. more >>


Baltimore Running Festival 2013 economic impact study

February 3, 2014

An in-depth analysis of the economic impact of the Baltimore Running Festival. more >>


Effect of the 2011 World Cup on Soccer League Attendance

January 2, 2014

The dramatic play of the American team in the 2011 Women’s World Cup tournament brought increased attendance to women’s soccer in the U.S. more >>

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We look for nearby indoor venues as well, so that we can move activities indoors if necessary
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