Individual Sports Articles


Chanukah
Article | December 13, 2017
Inside Events: Chanukah Run-a-Latke 5K   

Reindeer runs. Santa 5Ks. Jingle bell jogs. There aren’t many sports events for those without a Christmas tree. Enter the Chanukah Run-a-Latke 5K.... More>>



runningfeet
Article | November 29, 2017
Why is Road Running Losing Pace?   

What is slowing down the road running industry? A combination of rising fees, competition from nontraditional events (hello, novelty runs and... More>>



Cornhole
Article | November 29, 2017
Inside Events: American Cornhole Association   

Chances are, if you’ve been to a tailgate, a cookout or a trade show, you’ve seen cornhole. The sport itself is proliferating across the U.S.,... More>>



Skijoring
Article | November 29, 2017
Skijoring: The Niche Sport You Never Met Could Be the Revenue Stream You’ve Always Dreamed Of   

To the initiated, skijoring sounds bizarre. An activity in which a skier is pulled by a galloping horse at high speeds through obstacles, it’s been... More>>



Parkour
Article | November 29, 2017
Parkour Moves Closer to Olympic Status, But Controversy Remains   

Will parkour be in Paris for the 2024 Olympic Games? Organizers hope so. Unfortunately, the organizers are the root of the problem, specifically, the... More>>



CardioTennis
Article | November 29, 2017
New Fitness Report is Treasure Map for Planners in 2018   

It’s not often planners and destinations are handed a road map of what sports are going to be big in the coming year. The American College of... More>>



CheckenNPickle
Article | November 29, 2017
Social Studies: Sports Event Venues with Bars and More Should Tell Planners Where to Look   

Ever since the ancient Greek athletes ran, wrestled and then headed out for ouzo, socializing has been part of sports. Proof of that dynamic is the... More>>



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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>>



Regional1
Article | November 20, 2017
The Heartland, Home of Wide-Open Spaces and Smiling Faces   

When the Nebraska Golf Association considered hosting a tournament last summer in Kearney — a city in the direct path of the 2017 total solar... More>>



MultiSport1
Article | November 20, 2017
Horse Country   

The classic image of rider and horse clearing a fence in a steeplechase. The roar of a Sunday afternoon crowd as a cowboy charges out of the chute... More>>



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