West-South Central


Trail-Racing-Over-Texas

Brazos Bend 100 on Pace to Sellout Only Months After Hurricane Harvey

November 16, 2017

The December Brazos Bend 100, to be held as part of the Trail Racing Over Texas Series, is on pace to be a sellout. more >>


DallasSports

Team USA WinterFest On Its Way to Dallas

November 15, 2017

Team USA WinterFest, a celebration of all things winter and Olympian, is making its way to Dallas. more >>


Omaha

Omaha to Host Curling Action as Athletes Vie for Spots on Team USA

November 10, 2017

Curling fever hits Omaha. Watch as athletes battle their way to the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea. more >>


Trail-Racing-Over-Texas

Trail Racing Over Texas Hosts International Field at The Franklin Mountains Trail Runs

November 6, 2017

Trail Racing Over Texas announced its the Franklin Mountains 50k Trail Run is scheduled for November 10-12, 2017 in El Paso, Texas. more >>



Tagmarshal

Tagmarshal Pace-of-Play System to Enhance Player Experiences at Advance Golf Courses

November 13, 2017

Tagmarshal, the pace-of-play system is operational at several properties managed by Advance Golf. more >>


ArlingtonCVB

Arlington CVB Announces New Sports Sales & Service Manager, Sports Account Director

October 30, 2017

The Arlington CVB announced Adam Wisniewski as Sports Account Director and Kayla Gostnell as Sports Sales & Services Manager. more >>


VisitFrisco

Visit Frisco Announces New Team Member

September 25, 2017

Visit Frisco announced the addition of Christina Miller as Director of Sales & Services. more >>


Frisco

Visit Frisco Announces Sports City, U.S.A. Initiative

August 21, 2017

Visit Frisco has announced it is launching a new initiative, to be known formally as Sports City, U.S.A. more >>



OKC1

Oklahoma City: A Whole New Landscape to Experience

October 16, 2017

Oklahoma City is a comfortably smaller market that’s big on sports. With quality venues, affordable rates and a friendly atmosphere, OKC is one of... more >>


Odessa

Odessa, Texas: Friday Night Lights and So Much More

June 28, 2017

Drive through any small town in Texas on a Friday night and you’ll find the local football stadium is a hub of excitement. Odessa is like that... more >>


Destination Spotlights

blank Case study | September 25, 2017
Play in the Land of Possibilities   

By: Peter Francesconi

The domain name of “www.playportlandtexas.com” says it all. “We want people to Play Portland because we have so much to offer,” says Mona... More>>


DS_Conway Case study | May 1, 2017
Tournaments and… Toad Racing. Conway, Arkansas, Shows Its Versatility   

By: Juli Anne Patty

If you want to know what Conway, Arkansas, is all about, you can get a pretty good idea on the first full weekend of May. On that weekend, every... More>>


Lincoln Case study | November 17, 2016
Speedway Village Helps Lincoln Diversify   

By: Michael Popke

Lincoln, Nebraska, is no stranger to growth, and with its newest venue, the Speedway Village Sports Complex, it’s once again making people take... More>>


White Papers

superbowl Whitepaper | July 1, 2016
2013 Super Bowl Visitor Study and Economic Impact   

During the week prior to the big game in 2013, there was a substantial economic impact in the New Orleans metro area. 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

blank Article | November 20, 2017
Tennis Facilities that Ace the Competition

By: Peter Francesconi

Tennis participation in the U.S. continues to grow, although not by the leaps and bounds the sport experienced in the 1970s and ’80s during the...   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>>


blank Article | September 26, 2017
Your Home-Field Advantage Starts Here

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Much has been written about home base and home-field advantage. What about when you’re looking for all that in a home away from home? If your...   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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