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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>>



Cheer
Article | December 13, 2017
Cheer Vaults into the International Spotlight via Winter Olympics   

When Team USA competes this winter in PyeongChang, expect there to be some additional some new vocal support outside of the parents, friends and the... More>>



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Article | November 29, 2017
One Year Later: Fire-Ravaged Tennessee Destinations Have Message of Hope for California   

As residents and business owners take stock of the fire damage to California’s wine country, a sports destination in Eastern Tennessee is watching... More>>



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Article | November 20, 2017
Played on Three Surfaces, Played by All Ages   

Thanks to the Olympics, interest in volleyball remains strong. That it can played anywhere, from a grassy backyard to a gymnasium to a sandy beach,... More>>



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

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>>



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Article | September 25, 2017
The Perfect Landing   

The motto of USA Gymnastics, the sport’s national governing body, is “Begin Here. Go Anywhere.” While the slogan is certainly inspiring for... More>>



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Article | September 25, 2017
Softball Raises Its Game   

Softball’s popularity continues to grow, not just in the U.S., but worldwide. In 2020, it returns as an Olympic sport at the Tokyo Summer Games.... More>>



2017 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism Awards
Article | September 1, 2017
LAST CALL FOR NOMINATIONS: Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism Awards   

It's time for Sports Destination Management to recognize sports tourism leaders. Help salute events that make sports tourism grow. Our deadline is... More>>



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Article | August 23, 2017
44 North American Cities Vying for 2026 World Cup   

The FIFA fallout hasn’t stopped (in fact, a recent report on criminal activities will probably throw gasoline on the fire, considering FIFA... More>>



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Article | August 23, 2017
By the Numbers: Breaking Down The World Games   

The World Games, held the year after each summer Olympics, just wrapped up in Poland. The big news is they’ll be in Birmingham, Alabama, in 2021.... More>>



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