2018 SDM Readers’ Choice Awards: The Nominations are In, and It’s Time to Vote!

March 14, 2018

The Oscars. The Grammies. The Emmies. It's awards season, and SDM's new program helps the sports tourism industry to be a part of it all. more >>


IDEA Personal Trainer Institute Moves into Dallas for 2018

March 16, 2018

IDEA Health & Fitness Association announces the IDEA Personal Trainer Institute will expand into Dallas, April 5–8, 2018, marking the first event... more >>

USA Water Ski

USA Water Ski Releases Information About Upcoming Events

March 15, 2018

USA Water Ski has released information on various events that are coming up on its calendar. more >>


General Tire To Sponsor Bassmaster Spinoff, Winning Ways, On ESPN2 For 2018

March 12, 2018

General Tire will sponsor Winning Ways, a popular spinoff of The Bassmasters TV show on ESPN2, B.A.S.S. has announced. more >>


Indianapolis Tourism Drives Record-Setting Impact

March 12, 2018

Visitors to Indianapolis have boosted the region’s economy with record spending for six consecutive years. more >>


First Green and GCSAA Announce Partnership

March 12, 2018

The First Green Foundation and Golf Course Superintendents Association of American have signed a MOU that will bring First Green. more >>


DSImage Case study | February 2, 2018
Welcome to America’s Sports & Family Fun Capital®   

By: Peter Francesconi

The sports event planner’s wish list might include lush, green field space for outdoor sports. It might also feature excellent indoor facilities... More>>

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Growing Sports Events, Inside and Out   

By: Peter Francesconi

What do you do with nearly 500 acres in Los Angeles County? You create a venue that allows entertainment and sports to thrive. That’s what was... More>>

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Sevierville, TN: Where Sports Events Reach Their Peak   

By: Juli Anne Patty

When planning a sports event, organizers have a lot of, but one thing encompasses all the rest: satisfaction. When a destination can make not just... More>>

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Bryan College Station, Texas: A Reputation for Cooperation   

By: Michael Popke

When the convention and visitors bureau for Bryan College Station changed its name to Bryan College Station Sports + Events, it was not because of... More>>



Managing Sports Tours: So Many Places, So Little Time Article | June 30, 2009
Managing Sports Tours: So Many Places, So Little Time

By: Juli Anne Patty

If planning an event for one tournament sounds like a lot to take on, try tackling a traveling tournament. Your "To Do" list just grew and suddenly...   More>>

Event Merchandising: Make It Memorable Article | June 30, 2009
Event Merchandising: Make It Memorable

By: Angela Standish

The Dallas Cowboys, the Los Angeles Lakers, and the New York Yankees - what do these three have in common? Yes, they are all professional sports...   More>>

Article | June 30, 2009
An Interview with Gene Delorenzo, Owner & Pricipal, GKD Sports Vision

By: SDM Staff

Lacrosse is one of America's fastest growing sports, and GKDSportsVision and its owner and principal, Gene DeLorenzo, are at least partially...   More>>

Article | June 30, 2009
What Facilities Really Want from an Event

By: Ramona Moon

For anyone struggling to put a large event together, it's easy to get tunnel vision and think of the event only from an event planner's perspective....   More>>

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