Individual Sports


Cowtown

Cowtown Marathon Celebrates 40 Years with Community Festivities

February 23, 2018

Fort Worth's Cowtown Marathon is gearing up to celebrate 40 years of running in unforgettable fashion, with a nostalgic festival atmosphere. more >>


NCWAY

NCWAY State Championships Returning to Crown Complex

February 22, 2018

The North Carolina Wrestling Association for Youth (NCWAY) State Championships return to the Crown Complex Arena on February 24th. more >>


WorldJrGolf

World Junior Golf Championship Teeing Off at Myrtle Beach

February 22, 2018

The field for the third annual Dustin Johnson World Junior Golf Championship, to be held in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, is set. more >>


Foley

Archery Event Coming to Foley

February 21, 2018

One of Foley Sports Tourism’s biggest events returns this week. The McKenzie ASA Pro/Am is going to run February 22 – 25. more >>



Beach

Naples, Marco Island and The Everglades: Your Sports Paradise

February 16, 2018

Naples, Marco Island and The Everglades is known as the Paradise Coast for its sun, sand, luxury resorts and more, but this don’t-miss destination... more >>


Havoc

Huntsville, Alabama: We've Got the Space

February 2, 2018

Huntsville is known as the Rocket City, being the home to Space Camp (the movie, too) at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center (also Alabama’s #1 top paid... more >>


SnoCo

Open Up to Adventure: Snohomish County

January 19, 2018

Open yourself up to adventure in Snohomish County, Washington. It’s the perfect backdrop for any sports event, and it’s perfectly accessible as... more >>


Harford

Visit Harford County, Maryland, and Create Your Memories

January 10, 2018

Welcome to Harford County, Maryland, a great place to live, visit, shop, play and dine. And whether you’re looking to create memories that have to... more >>


LER1

Coast In For the Win

November 20, 2017

With top-notch sports facilities, roomy accommodations and a central location, the Alabama Gulf Coast is a sports destination like none other. more >>



TIA

Tennis Industry Rallies For 'Play Tennis Month' in May

March 19, 2018

Tennis industry partners are working together to promote May as “Play Tennis Month” to help showcase the sport of tennis and its health benefits. more >>


Farmers

Farmers Insurance extends sponsorship of Farmers Insurance Open through 2026

February 12, 2018

Farmers Insurance, title sponsor of the Farmers Insurance Open, has signed an extension to carry its commitment through 2026. more >>


ELEAGUE

ELEAGUE Announces New and Expanded Business Partnerships in Advance of Major

February 12, 2018

Turner and IMG’s ELEAGUE announced several new and expanded business partnerships ahead of The ELEAGUE Major: Boston. more >>


ReKT

ReKT to be eSports Agency of Record for State Farm

February 5, 2018

ReKTGlobal, the fastest growing business authority in esports and competitive gaming, will help State Farm make its first venture into esports. 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

GCSAA Whitepaper | July 1, 2015
The Drought in California: Its Effect on Golf Courses   

The drought in California has affected golf courses, as well as the golf economy as a whole. This paper shows an interesting breakdown. More>>


RunningUSA Whitepaper | April 1, 2015
2014 State of the Sport - Part III: U.S. Race Trends   

This report tracks trends for U.S. running events in 2013; includes non-traditional races, half-marathons, women's events and more. More>>


RunningUSA Whitepaper | September 1, 2014
An Analysis of the Largest Road Races Nationwide: 2014   

Provides analytical data on the largest road races in the nation: participation numbers, dates and events, in a year-over-year comparison. More>>


Golf Whitepaper | August 1, 2014
Better Provisions for Lady Golfers   

A study of golf facilities and female athletes' input on how the facilities for a traditionally male game could be made more woman-friendly. More>>



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Articles

blank Article | October 31, 2008
Let's Go to the Rodeo: Venue Planning

By: Juli Anne Patty

According to legend, rodeo was born on the Fourth of July. July 4, 1869, to be exact, when two groups of cowboys from local ranches met in Deer...   More>>


blank Article | October 31, 2008
Wild for Winter Sports

By: Juli Anne Patty

Snow and ice sports draw millions of participants every year, not to mention the families and fans who flock to these events as spectators. For...   More>>


Game On in the Southwest Article | August 31, 2008
Game On in the Southwest

By: Ali Finer

There’s more than one reason sporting events and sport lovers flock to the Southwest. The region's amenable climate and breathtaking landscapes -...   More>>


The Southeastern Sports Destination Experience Article | June 30, 2008
The Southeastern Sports Destination Experience

By: Juli Anne Patty

Very few would argue that the Southeastern U.S. is not ripe with sports activities. From the almost year-round amenable climate to its vast array of...   More>>



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