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Insurance: Operation Liability Coverage
Article | February 28, 2013
Insurance: Operation Liability Coverage   

Playing sports always comes with the risk of potential physical injury, but last year, we were reminded that the abuse of children can take place in... More>>



Medical Support Planning and Prep: Medical Planning for Public Events
Article | February 28, 2013
Medical Support Planning and Prep: Medical Planning for Public Events   

The potential for a medically related adverse situation, whether emergent, urgent, or mundane, exists within any group of people. When a large crowd... More>>



Olympic Rings
Article | February 20, 2013
USOC Takes the First Step on the Long Winding Road to a 2024 Olympics   

It’s long past time and America deserves, and has earned, a ninth Olympic Games. More>>



Emerging Markets: Get Out of Your Venue Rut
Article | December 31, 2012
Emerging Markets: Get Out of Your Venue Rut   

Repetition has long been known to be beneficial to athletes in practice sessions. When it comes to the location of sports events, though, for... More>>



The NCAA’s New Recruiting Controls: An In-Depth Analysis
Article | December 31, 2012
The NCAA’s New Recruiting Controls: An In-Depth Analysis   

In January 2012, the NCAA’s Board of Directors voted to ban 7-on-7 football games, leagues, camps or other “non-scholastic” sport enterprises... More>>



Outstanding Venues: Outstanding U.S. Sports Venues Share their “Wow” Factors
Article | October 31, 2012
Outstanding U.S. Sports Venues Share their “Wow” Factors   

Sports event planners know it takes more than one “wow” factor to make them deem a sports venue “outstanding.” Truly outstanding sports... More>>



Fancy Footing:  Equestrian and Rodeo
Article | October 31, 2012
Fancy Footing: Equestrian and Rodeo   

Demands for historic Greenwich Park, well-known site of the 2012 Olympic dressage, eventing and jumping competitions were intense: space to... More>>



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Article | August 31, 2012
Gymnastics: The Gold (Medal) Standard   

In any given year, many of America’s cities could vie for the title of Gymnastics City USA, but in 2012, San Jose, California, owned that banner,... More>>



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Article | August 31, 2012
Paddle Sports: Paddles Away   

The signs say “Youth/U-23 Canoe Slalom World Championships,” but there are very clearly kayaks in the water. Fortunately, Joe Jacobi, CEO of USA... More>>



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Article | August 31, 2012
Softball: Playing the Numbers   

Softball is one of the most popular sports in the U.S.—some estimates are that 40 million Americans will play at least one softball game during a... More>>



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