Sports Facilities


Meijer

Meijer LPGA Classic for Simply Give Returning to Grand Rapids in June

May 23, 2018

Back for its fifth year, the Meijer LPGA Classic for Simply Give, one of the premier events on the Tour, will be June 12-17, at Blythefield Country... more >>


OceanCenter

Ocean Center Announces Schedule for Summer

May 22, 2018

The Ocean Center in Daytona Beach has released its schedule of youth sports events for the summer months. more >>


NitroCircus

Nitro Circus Coming to York, PA

May 16, 2018

Nitro Circus, the global youth entertainment phenomenon, returns to North America this year with the epic Next Level Tour. more >>


ColoradoSpringa

World Records Set to Be Broken at the Fifth Year Running of the Pikes Peak Airstrip Attack

May 15, 2018

Shift-S3ctor and the Colorado Springs Sports Corp are excited to announce the 2018 Pikes Peak Airstrip Attack is returning for its fifth year. 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 >>


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 >>



Tidewater

Tidewater Ranked Among Top Three Myrtle Beach Golf Courses By SC Golf Course Ratings Panel

May 14, 2018

The South Carolina Golf Course Ratings Panel has unveiled its list of the top layouts in the Palmetto State, and Tidewater Golf Club did well. more >>


NFHS

NFHS Foundation Provides More Than 400 AEDs to High Schools, State Associations

April 30, 2018

The National Federation of State High School Associations is equipping schools with Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs). more >>


VisitLake

Visit Lake County Named Co-Winner of 2018 Gold Adrian Award

April 16, 2018

Davis Harrison Dion and Visit Lake County Illinois recently took home a 2018 Gold Adrian Award for the “Let’s Go” travel marketing campaign. more >>


NGCOA

Westin Kierland Golf Club Receives 'Course of the Year' Honors

March 26, 2018

The Westin Kierland Golf Club was named “2017 Arizona Golf Course of the Year” by the National Golf Course Owners Association of Arizona. 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>>


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>>


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>>


White Papers

CCSE Whitepaper | April 1, 2018
Studies on Sustainable Development of Ecological Sports Tourism Resources and Its Industry   

Using analysis of ecological sports tourism, researchers examined key resources and proposed a novel model for sustainable development. More>>


GreenSportsAlliance Whitepaper | April 1, 2017
Taking the Field: Advancing Energy and Water Efficiency in Sports Venues   

The document looks at ways U.S. sports venues can make a positive ecological impact by reducing their energy and water use. More>>


US Sports Academy Whitepaper | May 20, 2013
Sports Fantasy Camps: Offering Fans a More Immersive Experience   

Today’s sport organizations have multiple ways of connecting with their fans, including social media, fantasy leagues, facility tours, and others. ... More>>


Whitepaper | December 20, 2012
Sports Branding is Not for the Faint of Heart   

This paper explores the various challenges marketers and sports teams have to keep fans loyal and active with their brand. It examines the impact of... More>>



Print

Articles

blank Article | September 25, 2017
Booking Tips For Events Rights Holders

By: Jessica Vanco, Ashley Whittaker

Negotiating is a game of give-and-take, of discussion and compromise. This is always the case for negotiations between events rights holders and...   More>>


FIFA Article | September 20, 2017
Soccer Official: Only ‘Crazy Action’ By Trump Could Thwart U.S. World Cup Bid

By: Michael Popke

How secure do the organizers of the Canada/Mexico/USA World Cup bid feel? Confident enough to go out on a limb and say that only a “crazy action”...   More>>


SkiResort Article | September 20, 2017
Ski Resorts Reporting a Blizzard of Economic Impact, Even in the Summer

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Fall is moving in and for once, ski resorts aren’t in any rush to see the snow fly. With the off-season (May through October) not even fully over,...   More>>


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>>



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