Individual Sports


PlayGolfMyrtleBeach

Details Announced for PlayGolfMyrtleBeach.com World Amateur Handicap Championship

April 26, 2018

The 35th annual PlayGolfMyrtleBeach.com World Amateur Handicap Championship will be played August 27-31 on Myrtle Beach’s best courses. more >>


Aurora

PBA Returning to Parkside Lanes in Aurora

April 26, 2018

Aurora, IL, welcomes the Professional Bowlers Association back to Parkside Lanes in Aurora, Illinois, for the 2018 PBA Xtra Frame Parkside Open. more >>


DesMoines

Des Moines to Host USA Track & Field Outdoor Championships

April 26, 2018

USA Track & Field announced the June 2018 USA Track & Field Outdoor Championships will be held at Drake Stadium in Des Moines, Iowa. more >>


YorkCounty

Youth from around the world to land in York, PA for golf tournament

April 25, 2018

For the first time, York County Convention & Visitors Bureau will host the American Junior Golf Association Junior All-Star. more >>



LSSCAerial

Enjoy Peoria Wants to Know... Will Your Event Play in Peoria?

May 2, 2018

Located in the heart of Illinois, the Peoria Area is known as a premier sporting destination in the Midwest. The city carries a rich tradition of... more >>


Wrestling

Envision Your Event at the Missouri State Fairgrounds

April 18, 2018

Want a destination that is versatile, easy to reach and fun? Meet the Missouri State Fairgrounds, a winning combination of location, flexible... more >>


Plano Convention & Visitors Bureau

We Invite You To Play In Plano

April 2, 2018

Right smack in the middle of the great American Southwest is Plano, Texas. Plano is 75 square miles of sport fields and facilities maintained by... more >>


Ridgeland, Mississippi

Ridgeland, Mississippi...Sporty + Stylish...Inside + Out

March 20, 2018

Ridgeland is Mississippi’s premier cycling mecca and its best waterfront destination, but there’s so much more to discover and savor here.... more >>


San Marcos Sports

San Marcos, Texas: Where Sports Just Come Naturally

March 7, 2018

Nestled in the center of Texas between Austin and San Antonio, San Marcos is a sweet spot for sports, with both vibrant natural beauty and plentiful... more >>



Tagmarshal

Tagmarshal Elevating Player Experiences at Westchester Country Club

April 23, 2018

Tagmarshal is empowering the operation at the exclusive Westchester Country Club, ranked among America’s top-30 private clubs. more >>


UTR_WTT

World TeamTennis Partners with Universal Tennis to Support its Draft Day and Regular Season

April 23, 2018

Universal Tennis and World TeamTennis (WTT) announced WTT will adopt Universal Tennis Rating (UTR) as the League's official rating system. more >>


Strackaline

StrackaLine Scans DuPont Country Club in Advance of U.S. Open Qualifier

April 23, 2018

StrackaLine has scanned DuPont Country Club, providing the course the opportunity to offer a greens guides to players. more >>


Cologuard

PGA TOUR Announces Sponsorship of Cologuard

April 16, 2018

The PGA TOUR has announced Cologuard as the Official Colon Cancer Screening Sponsor of the PGA TOUR and PGA TOUR Champions. more >>


Destination Spotlights

blank Case study | September 25, 2017
America’s 50th State Opens Its Sporting Doors to the World   

By: Michael Popke

Once renowned for hosting the Pro Bowl (the National Football League’s annual all-star game at Aloha Stadium in Honolulu for more than 30 years)... More>>


Rome Case study | February 13, 2018
Make Yourself the Home Team in Rome   

By: Sports Destination Management Team

It is often said that even the visiting team feels at home in Rome, Georgia. Renowned Southern hospitality is only exceeded by the quality and... More>>


blank Case study | February 2, 2018
True Grit   

By: Michael Popke

Locals of Ogden, Utah, boast of the city's "grit," embracing its heritage and history. These days, though, it's also a center for sports. More>>


White Papers

MillennialStudyCover Whitepaper | March 1, 2016
Millennial Running Study   

A study of Millennials, those born between 1980 and 2000, to find out which running and road sports events interest them, and why. More>>


ACSM Whitepaper | December 1, 2015
Worldwide Survey of Fitness Trends for 2016   

The American College of Sports Medicine has released its annual survey detailing the fitness trends for the coming year. More>>


HiLo_GCSAA Whitepaper | October 1, 2015
Tourism Economics: Economic Impact of the Coachella Valley Golf Industry   

An economic study commissioned by the Hi-Lo Desert GCSA shows golf brings at least a $1.1 billion economic impact to California's Coachella Valley. More>>


RunningUSA Whitepaper | August 1, 2015
State of the Sport: U.S. Race Trends   

After experiencing 300% growth from 1990-2013, running event finishers in 2014 remains nearly consistent with the all-time record set in 2013. More>>



Print

Articles

VolcanoBomb Article | January 10, 2018
Snowed Under: The Toll of the ‘Bomb Cyclone’ on Sports Events

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Snowmageddon. Bombogenesis. Bomb Cyclone. Whatever handle or hashtag you choose to hang on it, the weather is brutally cold and the precipitation has...   More>>


WomenFishing Article | January 10, 2018
New Waters: Competitive Fishing Event Owners Need to Understand Role of Women in Sport’s Growth

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Fishing, long the bastion of men, is seeing the growth of another demographic: women. And event owners should be ready because the rising tide...   More>>


equestrian Article | January 10, 2018
Three Emerging Sports for Women: Will 2018 be their Year?

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Okay, so “become an NCAA championship sport” is not your typical New Year’s resolution. But three collegiate sports, labeled “emerging sports...   More>>


ParaLong Article | January 10, 2018
Inside Events: The ParaLong Drive Cup

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

When golf went into the Olympics, it seemed a Paralympic version would follow. When that didn’t happen, other opportunities for competition were...   More>>



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