Individual Sports


WorldTeam

World T.E.A.M. Sports’ Face of America Liberty Debuts October 8

September 19, 2017

National nonprofit World T.E.A.M. Sports announced today the opening of athlete registration for the October 8 Face of America Liberty bicycle and... more >>


4ORE

Golf Facility in Lubbock Announces Grand Opening

September 18, 2017

4ORE opened its doors to the public just nine months after breaking ground on 16 acres of land in Lubbock, Texas. more >>


XTERRA

XTerra Race Set to Go Off This Weekend in Utah

September 15, 2017

Forty-five elites are scheduled to compete at the XTERRA Pan America / USA Championship race in Ogden, Utah. more >>


GulfShores

GSOBSC Announces Fall Sports Events

September 14, 2017

This fall, a wide range of sporting events head to the Alabama Gulf Coast. more >>



Chester

Chester County, Pennsylvania: Charming Scenery, Non-Stop Sports Action

September 4, 2017

Chester County’s Brandywine Valley is just a short drive from the high energy, on-the-go mentality of downtown Philadelphia. And while those... more >>


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Watertown, South Dakota: Amazing Sports Facilities, Genuine Hospitality

July 11, 2017

Watertown, South Dakota, stands tall next to any small or medium sports destination. With more multi-purpose space, ball fields and holes of golf... more >>



TIA

Annual Tennis Forum Presents Insights, Challenges and Opportunities

September 18, 2017

The 10th Annual Tennis Industry Association Tennis Forum was held in New York City to discuss the state of the tennis industry. more >>


BOMF

Brooks Partners With Back On My Feet

September 18, 2017

Back on My Feet, a national non-profit combating homelessness through running, announced a partnership with Brooks Running. more >>


OutdoorRecAssn

Outdoor Participation Rate Climbs to 48.8%

September 11, 2017

The Outdoor Foundation’s 2017 Outdoor Recreation Participation Report tracks U.S. participation trends in outdoor recreation. more >>


USTA

USTA Announces Net Generation Initiative

September 11, 2017

The USTA announced its new revolutionary youth brand, “Net Generation,” which aims to inspire the next generation of tennis players. more >>


Destination Spotlights

blank Case study | July 24, 2017
Uncovering a Sports Gem in Kentucky   

By: Peter Francesconi

There are a lot of reasons to visit the city of Owensboro, nestled on a scenic bend of the Ohio River in western Kentucky. Music fans are attracted... More>>


DS_Sevierville1 Case study | May 1, 2017
"Best Small Town to Visit" Serves Up Volleyball, Gymnastics, Baseball and More   

By: Michael Popke

Already a popular vacation spot with such major attractions as Great Smoky Mountains National Park and Dollywood, Sevierville, Tennessee, also has... More>>


DS_Conway Case study | May 1, 2017
Tournaments and… Toad Racing. Conway, Arkansas, Shows Its Versatility   

By: Juli Anne Patty

If you want to know what Conway, Arkansas, is all about, you can get a pretty good idea on the first full weekend of May. On that weekend, every... More>>


White Papers

NFHS Whitepaper | September 1, 2017
2016-2017 High School Athletics Participation Survey   

For the 28th year, participation in high school sports increased, as tracked by the National Federation of State High School Associations. More>>


DaytonaSpeedweeks Whitepaper | July 1, 2017
The Economic Impact of the 2015 Preakness Stakes on the Maryland Economy   

This research report includes visitor spending and job creation as a result of the 2015 Preakness Stakes in Maryland More>>


SuccessfulMeetings Whitepaper | June 1, 2017
Engaging Women and Millennials with Golf   

A report for planners of events, which can be used to leverage golf's popularity with these two demographics. More>>


BlueRidgeMarathon Whitepaper | November 1, 2016
Blue Ridge Marathon Economic Impact Analysis   

This white paper is a detailed summary of the economic impact of the 2016 Foot Levelers Blue Ridge Marathon on the surrounding area. More>>



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Articles

water Article | September 20, 2017
CDC Report Shows Crypto Cases on the Rise. What Event Owners Should Know When Choosing Sites for Swimming Events

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

It’s definitely something in the water. Between the brain-eating amoeba and cyanobacteria, water-borne illnesses have been making the news and...   More>>


IRONMAN Article | September 6, 2017
Inside Events: IRONMAN

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

An event that was conceived among a group of friends to find out just who was the toughest athlete, the IRONMAN triathlon quickly developed a...   More>>


Ashe Article | September 6, 2017
US Open by the Numbers: Court is Back in Session in NYC

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

September might mean back to school, but in Manhattan, it’s back to the court as a sea of tennis fans swarms into the subways, en route to the...   More>>


VancouberUSA Article | September 6, 2017
Cancellations and Course Mismeasurements Lead to Gun-Shy Marathoners and Challenges for Planners

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

When a Portland, Oregon, man filed a lawsuit against the organizers of the cancelled-at-the-last-minute Vancouver USA Marathon, it was more than just...   More>>



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