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USA_BS

World Cup Racing Moves to Park City for Second Stop on Tour

November 17, 2017

Following USA Bobsled & Skeleton's five-medal performance in the World Cup season opening races. the tour moves to Park City, Utah. more >>


PGATOUR

'Golf Fore Las Vegas' Event Announced

November 16, 2017

The PGA TOUR and PGA of America have teamed up for a “Golf Fore Las Vegas” charity tournament on Nov. 20 at TPC Las Vegas. more >>


OutdoorRetailer

Outdoor Trade Event Lists Colorado Dates through 2022

November 14, 2017

Following a well-publicized move to Colorado, the Outdoor Retailers Show (which reflects a booming sports economy) has published its dates. more >>


TableTennis_Veterans

2018 World Veteran Championships Coming to Las Vegas

November 13, 2017

The 2018 World Veterans Championships in Table Tennis will be held at the Las Vegas Convention Center, June 18-24. more >>



TripleCrown

Triple Crown Sports Announces CEO Shift from David King to Keri King

November 20, 2017

Triple Crown Sports announced the official shift of CEO duties from founder David King to his son, Keri King. more >>


VisitPhonenix

HelmsBriscoe Receives Visit Phoenix’s Visitor Industry Champion Award

October 16, 2017

HelmsBriscoe has received the annual Visit Phoenix Visitor Industry Champion Award. more >>


OutdoorRetailer

Colorado Pays $3.4 Million To Lure Outdoor Retailer

August 14, 2017

Colorado will pay $1.7M to Emerald Expositions to support the relocation of the Outdoor Retailer show from Salt Lake City to Denver. more >>


ConservationAlliance

The Conservation Alliance Awards Grants To Support Public Lands Rallies

July 17, 2017

The Conservation Alliance awarded five grants to conservation organizations to support “This Land is Our Land” celebrations. more >>



Yuma

Yuma, Arizona: The World’s Sunniest Sports Destination

October 4, 2017

If you dread planning an event around the weather, let us to introduce you to the city that holds the Guinness World Record for the sunniest place on... more >>


Destination Spotlights

blank Case study | September 2, 2015
Make Your Next Event MONUMENTAL   

By: Sports Destination Management Team

Want an event to be monumental? Unforgettable? Consider Gillette and Wright in Campbell County, Wyoming. Home to the all-purpose CAM-PLEX... More>>


blank Case study | October 22, 2014
Welcome to Nampa: Idaho’s Hidden Sports Gem   

By: Juli Anne Patty

Idaho’s second-largest city, Nampa is tucked into Treasure Valley, among wineries, mountains and rivers. It also has sports facilities galore. More>>


Colorado Springs, Colorado: Bringing Your Game to the Sports Mecca Case study | April 30, 2013
Colorado Springs, Colorado: Bringing Your Game to the Sports Mecca   

By: Peter Francesconi

When it comes to sports, no other area of the country can say it has as much to offer as Colorado Springs. The region not only is home to 45 national... More>>


White Papers

COSki Whitepaper | January 1, 2016
Economic Study Reveals Ski Industry’s $4.8 Billion Annual Impact to Colorado   

Colorado Ski Country USA and Vail Resorts, Inc. announced an economic impact study of the state's skiing and snowboarding industry. More>>


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>>



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Articles

Vegas Article | November 15, 2017
Sports Seen as Key to Recovery of Reputation, Tourism in Las Vegas Following Shooting

By: Michael Popke

Las Vegas was home to exactly zero professional sports teams 18 months ago. Today, with at least three leagues placing franchises in the city, sports...   More>>


Armwrestling Article | October 18, 2017
Seven Niche Sports, One Common Denominator: The Quest for Recognition

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Seven niche sports that couldn’t be more different just got a common denominator: they took their first steps toward international recognition....   More>>


Concussion Article | October 18, 2017
Concussion Insurance: What Event Organizers Need to Know

By: Michael Popke

In the wake of new research showing participation in youth football increases the risk of brain injury, it’s not surprising that the Wyoming High...   More>>


blank Article | September 25, 2017
Go West for Sports Opportunities

By: Michael Popke

The Southwest and Pacific Coast regions of the U.S. have much to offer, including a pleasant mix of seasons, with opportunities for just about every...   More>>



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