South Atlantic


VirginiaBeach

Virginia Beach Hosting Sand Soccer in June

May 24, 2017

Virginia Beach is ready to host what has become known as the Grand Prix of beach soccer. more >>


NAIA

NAIA Golf Swings into PGA National Resort & Spa

May 23, 2017

The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics Women’s Golf National Championship comes to Palm Beach from May 23-26, 2017. more >>


MyrtleBeach

Myrtle Beach World Amateur Handicap Championship Announces Details

May 23, 2017

The 34th annual Myrtle Beach World Amateur Handicap Championship has announced event details to entice golfers. more >>


womensgolfDay

Florida Planning Events for Women’s Golf Day

May 23, 2017

On June 6, tens of thousands of women will be driving, chipping and putting on golf courses, some perhaps for the first time. more >>



ColumbiaCounty

Convention & Visitors Bureau Announces New Associate Director of Sales & Marketing

May 8, 2017

The Columbia County Convention and Visitors Bureau has announced the hire of Ashley Swain as Associate Director of Sales & Marketing. more >>


DE_Turf

M&T Bank Expands Support of DE Turf; Announces Sponsorship of M&T Bank Field

April 17, 2017

M&T Bank announced sponsorship of DE Turf Sports Complex, a 12-field state-of-the-art multi-purpose facility. more >>


PHIt

PHIT Act Re-introduced to Congress

April 10, 2017

The Personal Health Investment Today Act was re-introduced to both the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate. more >>


WeAreGolf

PGA TOUR’s Billy Hurley III to Attend National Golf Day 2017

March 13, 2017

WE ARE GOLF notes the PGA TOUR’s Billy Hurley III will attend National Golf Day's 10th anniversary on Wednesday, April 26 on Capitol Hill. more >>


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Destination Spotlights

Rowing Case study | March 19, 2017
Columbia’s Winning Combination of Surprising Sports   

By: Michael Popke

Three rivers flow through Columbia, South Carolina, helping the city earn its status among the top 10 paddlesports destinations in the country. One... More>>


blank Case study | July 22, 2016
Beauty of the Beach   

By: Andrew Cohen

Let’s make one thing perfectly clear. Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, isn’t built on sand. Don’t get us wrong: 60 miles of beach is a huge asset... More>>


blank Case study | July 21, 2016
Staying at the Top of the Game in Greensboro   

By: Juli Anne Patty

Greensboro, North Carolina, is the chosen home of a vast array of sports events, from established high-profile events like Division I Men’s... More>>


White Papers

BlueRidgeMarathon Whitepaper | November 1, 2016
Blue Ridge Marathon Economic Impact Analysis   

This white paper is a detailed summary of the economic impact of the 2016 Foot Levelers Blue Ridge Marathon on the surrounding area. More>>


TowsonULogo Whitepaper | February 3, 2014
Baltimore Running Festival 2013 economic impact study   

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



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Articles

VisitFlorida Article | May 17, 2017
Threatened with Shutdown, Visit Florida Survives the Fight for Another Season

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

After allegations of funding improprieties, Visit Florida has lived to fight another day, or more accurately, to fight legislators for budget...   More>>


Golfcourse Article | May 17, 2017
Florida Leads Golf Industry in Courses and Jobs, Lags Behind in Economic Impact

By: Michael Popke

Florida may be one of the top-tier golf destinations in the country, with more courses (1,100) and industry workers (132,500) than anywhere else, but...   More>>


Preakness Article | May 17, 2017
The Numbers Game in Horses: A Peek Inside the Preakness Stakes

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

When Baltimore becomes horse country. When people are sucking down drinks euphemistically called the Black-Eyed Susan (but actually taste like cough...   More>>


DIVE Article | May 3, 2017
Breaking Down the NCAA Site Selections: Good Breaks, Clean Breaks and Fast Facts

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

And you thought March Madness had drama. The recent announcement of sites for NCAA tournaments spurred many cities into party mode and had pundits...   More>>



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