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Article | November 20, 2017
2017 CHAMPIONS OF ECONOMIC IMPACT IN SPORTS TOURISM   

Sports Destination Management is proud to announce the 2017 “Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism.” The nominees this year were... More>>



NCEA
Article | January 24, 2018
Inside Events: National Collegiate Equestrian Association   

In 1998, Equestrian was identified by the NCAA and the Committee on Women’s Athletics as an emerging sport for women. The mission of the National... More>>



Santa Barbara
Article | January 24, 2018
In Wake of Mudslides and Fire, Cancelled Sports are the Least of Santa Barbara’s Worries   

When mudslides cancelled the duel in the pool between the University of Southern California-Santa Barbara and the University of Nevada-Las Vegas, it... More>>



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Article | January 24, 2018
The Big Game By the Numbers: Super Bowl in Minneapolis   

It’s time for office pools, overhyped halftime shows and the best commercials anywhere. And that means the Super Bowl. Yes, it’s a domed stadium.... More>>



Sochi
Article | January 24, 2018
Russian Renaissance: Sochi Striving to Become a Successful Resort City Four Years After Winter Olympics   

Russia spent $50 billion to host the 2014 Winter Olympics, and nearly four years later, that investment might be paying off. Sochi, although... More>>



Hacker
Article | January 24, 2018
‘Hacking is the New Juicing:’ Even the Olympics Have Fallen Prey   

The biggest latest threat to the Winter Olympics in PyeongChang isn’t North Korea/South Korea tensions. It isn’t doping. It isn’t even... More>>



FluShot
Article | January 24, 2018
Flu Epidemic Putting Sports Event Planners on Notice   

Chicken pox. Measles. Mumps. Zika. Legionnaires Disease. Even plague. They’ve all threatened sports events over the past five or so years. Now,... More>>



Valet
Article | January 24, 2018
The National Valet Olympics? Why Not?   

File this one under “Unusual But Effective Ways to Enhance the Guest Experience.” Every other year, the American valet parking industry sends its... More>>



Spartan
Article | January 24, 2018
Outstanding in their Field: Minor League Stadiums Find Ways to Keep Busy During Winter Months   

Finding uses for baseball and softball parks between seasons isn’t always easy. After all, a purpose-built facility may not lend itself to much... More>>



Snakehead
Article | January 24, 2018
Catching the Bad Guys: Fishing Derbies Help Communities Fight Spread of Invasive Species   

Sometimes, we all need to see a villain in handcuffs. That’s the impetus for local officials creating fishing tournaments to help rid waters of... More>>



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