Mountain


Sportiva

New Trail Run Relay Event Debuts

April 20, 2017

La Sportiva NA and and Adventure Fit partnered to introduce the Trail Run Relay, debuting in Lyons, CO on June 3, 2017. more >>


Chaco

Chaco Announces Destinations for Summer Events

April 18, 2017

Chaco, an outdoor lifestyle footwear brand, announced its annual summer road tour to sports events, music festivals, college events and more. more >>


Troon

Troon Announces 2017 Troon Challenge Schedule

April 13, 2017

The 2017 Troon Challenge regional qualifying events will be held at 32 facilities in 11 different states from April through August. more >>


Mountainkhakis

Mountain Khakis To Kick Off Hell Yeah Tour

April 13, 2017

Mountain Khakis, a mountain town-inspired apparel brand, will kick off its cross-country Hell Yeah Tour beginning in Washington, D.C. April 10. more >>



Aspen

Intrawest Resorts To Be Acquired By Aspen, KSL Capital Partners

April 17, 2017

ntrawest Resorts Holdings, a North American mountain resort and adventure company, has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by a newly... more >>


CO_MesaU

USA Triathlon Report: Colorado Mesa University is First in State To Offer Women's Varsity Collegiate Triathlon

April 17, 2017

Colorado Mesa University in Grand Junction, Colorado, is the first university in the state to add women's varsity collegiate triathlon. 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 >>


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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>>



Print

Articles

NFL Team Article | April 19, 2017
A Sure Bet: The Economic Impact of Oakland Raiders’ Move to Vegas

By: Michael Popke

Vegas appears to have hit the jackpot, economic impact-wise. Nevada gets eight NFL games per year, potential Super Bowls, Pro Bowls and NFL Drafts...   More>>


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>>



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