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Ouray, CO, Hosts Top Ice Climbers

March 21, 2017

Each year, hundreds of world-class ice climbers gather in Ouray, Colorado for a winter sports festival unlike any other in the world. more >>


ColoradoSpringsSportsCorp

Cycling Race, Festival Returning to Colorado

March 21, 2017

RPM Events Group LLC is bringing back professional bicycle racing to Colorado with an international 4-day professional cycling race and festival. more >>


COMCACAF

Dallas Announces Schedule for CONCACAF Gold Cup 2017 Action

March 20, 2017

Dallas Sports Commission has announced the schedule for CONCACAF action this summer. more >>


ColoradoClassic

Colorado Bike Race (and More) Returning in August

March 13, 2017

Elite pro cycling returns to Colorado in August and is followed by the Velorama Festival of bikes, bands and brews. more >>



GrandJunciotn

Colorado Tourism Office Awards Sports Commission $25,000 Grant

January 3, 2017

The Colorado Tourism Office awarded $25,000 to the Greater Grand Junction Sports Commission. 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 >>


VisitScottsdale

Scottsdale CVB Announces Rebranding

November 14, 2016

The Scottsdale Convention & Visitors Bureau has announced its successful rebranding as Experience Scottsdale. more >>


VisitPhonenix

Visit Phoenix Hires New Sales Director for Chicago Citywide Market

November 7, 2016

Michele Lawrie has joined Visit Phoenix’s convention sales team as Director of National Accounts for the Greater Chicago region. more >>


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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

BeachVolleyball Article | March 22, 2017
Lower Fares Mean More Student Athletes Springing for Break Travel

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

If you can get past the image of spring break as a time when students check out of school (and into party mode), you can see the season-changing...   More>>


blank Article | March 20, 2017
Head for the Mountains

By: Kathleen A. DeMarco

Purple mountain majesties, big skies and visitor-friendly venues make the mountain region of the U.S. a natural for sports events. Event owners...   More>>


VegasBaby Article | March 8, 2017
New Las Vegas eSports Arena Aiming for Millennial Audience

By: Michael Popke

If you still need more proof that eSports are a viable revenue generator, look no further than Las Vegas, which opened a new 15,000-square-foot venue...   More>>


OlympicsSLC Article | March 8, 2017
Utah Celebrates 15-Year Anniversary of 2002 Winter Olympic

By: Michael Popke

Hard to believe that 2017 marked 15 years since Salt Lake City hosted the 2002 Winter Olympic Games. The International Olympic Committee made its...   More>>



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