Canada


WGD

Women's Golf Day Set to be Celebrated June 5

June 5, 2018

Special events are planned nationwide, including at retail stores. more >>


VanParkSeries

Vans Park Series Announces 2018 Pro Tour Schedule

June 1, 2018

Vans Park Series, the official park terrain skateboarding World Championships Tour, announced the 2018 VPS Pro Tour schedule. more >>


Arcteryx

Arc’teryx Brings Back Arc’teryx Climbing Academy

May 22, 2018

Arc’teryx Equipment announced the return of the Arc’teryx Climbing Academy in the rugged climbing mecca of Squamish, British Columbia. more >>


WLSL

World's Largest Swimming Lesson Registration Open

May 16, 2018

Registration for the 2018 World's Largest Swimming Lesson (WLSL) is open at WLSL.org. This year's event will take place Thursday, June 21st. more >>



Scotiabank

Home of the Maple Leafs and Raptors to Become Scotiabank Arena

September 25, 2017

The home of the Toronto Maple Leafs and Toronto Raptors will be transformed into the Scotiabank Arena in July, 2018. more >>


ASBA

ASBA Honors Distinguished Sports Facilities for 2016

December 12, 2016

The American Sports Builders Association has announced the winners of its annual awards, which best exemplify construction excellence. more >>


Ephesus

Ephesus Lighting Selected to Install LED Lighting at Mosaic Stadium

November 16, 2015

The playing surface at the new Candian Football League Mosaic Stadium will be illuminated with LED lights from Ephesus Lighting, Inc. more >>


Ridley

Ridley Named Bike Sponsor of Shimano Canadian Cyclocross Championships

October 12, 2015

The Canadian Cyclocross Championships return to Winnipeg on October 23-25, 2015 with Ridley as the Official Bike Sponsor. more >>


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Destination Spotlights

blank Case study | August 31, 2011
Anything You Want: Toronto, Canada   

By: Juli Anne Patty

Put simply, Toronto is an overachieving city. Already Canada’s largest metropolitan area and its financial, culture and tourism hub, Toronto is a... More>>


White Papers

SageLogo Whitepaper | January 2, 2014
Effect of the 2011 World Cup on Soccer League Attendance   

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>>


NCAABall Whitepaper | November 1, 2013
NCAA Sports Participation Trending Up   

Participation rates continue to rise as the number of student-athletes competing in NCAA sports reaches more than 463,000. More>>


SFIA Whitepaper | October 1, 2013
SFIA Report: The Journey of Sports Participation in America   

A report from the Sports Fitness Industry Association detailing sports participation in the U.S. and the resulting economic impact. More>>


LA Sports Whitepaper | August 2, 2013
Economic Impact Study of Sports in Los Angeles   

Economic impact report on sports in the Los Angeles area, compiled by LA Sports and the LA Chamber of Commerce. More>>



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Articles

Calgary Article | May 31, 2017
Winter 2026 is Coming, Says Calgary, and they Want to Host

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Winter is coming. Specifically, Winter 2026, when Calgary would like to host the Olympics. And according to a survey, nearly two-thirds of the 1,949...   More>>


Calgary Article | February 8, 2017
Calgary Explores Another Olympic Bid

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

If everything old is new again, then Calgary is brand-spankin’-new. Canadian politicians remain “really interested” in a bid for the 2026...   More>>


Champions Article | November 18, 2016
2016 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism

By: Sports Destination Management Team

In each issue of SDM, we examine the unique relationship between event organizer and host city. In this issue, we celebrate it. Our Champions of...   More>>


FIFACouncil Article | November 2, 2016
FIFA’s Current and Proposed Reforms to World Cup Will Impact U.S. Bid

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The FIFA scandal erupted about 18 months ago. Like a volcano, it has had periods of activity since. Get ready for a new spew of molten-hot (read:...   More>>



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