Individual Sports


XTERRA

XTERRA Series Kicks Off for 2018

April 19, 2018

While there are many reasons to love the beginning of spring, for the U.S. XTERRA Tribe, the best part is that it signifies the start of XTERRA... more >>


MintoUSOpen

Minto US OPEN Pickleball Championships Begin This Week in Naples

April 17, 2018

The Minto US OPEN Pickleball Championships Powered by Margaritaville return to East Naples Community Park in Naples, Florida. more >>


TDBeachtoBeacon

TD Beach to Beacon 10K Releases Details of 2018 Event

April 17, 2018

Runners will hit the starting line in Cape Elizabeth for the 21st running of the TD Beach to Beacon 10K on August 4, 2018. more >>


YouthOnCourse

Youth on Course Announces Expanded Junior Golf Access in 22 States

April 17, 2018

Operating in every U.S. region, Youth on Course provides access to 18 holes of golf for $5 or less at 600-plus courses across 22 states. 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 >>



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 >>


PHIT

PHIT America Month to Launch in May

April 16, 2018

PHIT America is launching PHIT America Month in May to encourage Americans to be physically active, exercise and play sports. more >>


PTR

Ken DeHart, Delaine Mast & Jack Waite Newly Elected to PTR Board

April 9, 2018

Professional Tennis Registry announced three new members of the PTR Board of Directors were elected at the Annual General Membership Meeting. more >>


WEAREGOLF

WE ARE GOLF to Release Golf Economy Report Findings

April 2, 2018

WE ARE GOLF, a coalition of associations and industry partners – will announce the new U.S. Golf Economy Report findings on April 24. 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

WorldGolfFoundation Whitepaper | July 1, 2014
Golf Economy Report   

The 2011 Golf Economy Report focuses primarily on the economics (including tourism and hospitality) of golf in 2011. More>>


RunningUSA Whitepaper | June 1, 2014
State of the Sport-Part 1: Non-Traditional Running Events   

In five years, the estimated finishers in U.S. non-traditional events grew from the low six figures in 2009 to a staggering 4 million in 2013. More>>


MinneapolisParks Whitepaper | May 1, 2014
Current Trends in Golf   

On the cusp of being featured in the Summer Olympics, golf reflects participation initiatives, ecological interests and more in this 2009 study. More>>


RunningUSA Whitepaper | April 1, 2014
Running USA Annual Marathon Report   

More new highs for U.S. marathons with 541,000 finishers and more than 1,100 races; ING New York City Marathon returns to the top in 2013. More>>



Print

Articles

blank Article | March 29, 2018
Making a Big Splash

By: Michael Popke

Americans hauled a lot of medals out of the pool in the 2016 Summer Olympics, but USA Swimming isn’t sitting around and waiting for the next Games...   More>>


blank Article | March 29, 2018
With Youth in the Game, Golf is on Course to Grow

By: Tracey Schelmetic

Here’s a surprising piece of news: Millennials are crazy about golf. The generation supposedly bonded to their smartphones is now overtaking all...   More>>


USAWrestling Article | March 28, 2018
Executive Insights: USA Wrestling

By: Phil Andrews

USA Weightlifting is the national governing body for the sport of weightlifting in the U.S. The mission of USA Weightlifting is to enable United...   More>>


blank Article | March 23, 2018
Bowling: Popular and Growing at All Levels

By: Chad Murphy

At all levels and across all age groups, things are going well in bowling. A quick cross section by the U.S. Bowling Congress shows participation on...   More>>



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