Team Sports


Minneapolis Hosting USA Volleyball Girls' Junior National Championships

June 26, 2017

USA Volleyball returns to Minneapolis for its 38th annual USA Volleyball Girls’ Junior National Championships. more >>


NAIA Selects Billings for 2019 DI Women’s Basketball Championship

June 26, 2017

The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics selected Billings, MT, to host the 2019 Division I Women’s Basketball Championship. more >>


2017 US Youth Soccer Region II Championships Headed for Sioux Falls

June 23, 2017

The 2017 US Youth Soccer Region II (Midwest) Championships will be June 23-28 at Yankton Trail Park in Sioux Falls, S.D. more >>


Maidu Park Makes Way for USA Ultimate Regional Masters Championships

June 22, 2017

USA Ultimate will be bringing the Southwest Regional Masters Championships to Maidu Park in Roseville on June 24-25. more >>


Odessa, Texas: Friday Night Lights and So Much More

June 28, 2017

Drive through any small town in Texas on a Friday night and you’ll find the local football stadium is a hub of excitement. Odessa is like that... more >>


Hall of Fame Hotel Breaks Ground; Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium “Topped Off”

June 12, 2017

A major milestone for the Johnson Controls Hall of Fame Village occurred as ground was broken for the spectacular Hall of Fame Hotel. more >>


US Youth Soccer Providing Sexual Abuse Awareness Training for Membership

May 22, 2017

US Youth Soccer has successfully introduced its sexual abuse awareness training program. more >>


Xenith Announces Partnership With Rivals Professional Football League

May 22, 2017

The Rivals Professional Football League has partnered with helmet manufacturer Xenith which will provide helmets for all RPFL players. more >>


Boathouse Sports to Partner with Inside Lacrosse

May 8, 2017

Boathouse Sports has announced a partnership with Inside Lacrosse to raise awareness and generate funds for charity. more >>

Destination Spotlights

Redding Case study | March 19, 2017
An Outdoor Sports Paradise in Northern California   

By: Peter Francesconi

When it comes to outdoor activities and adventures, Redding, California, is a paradise with endless possibilities. Located right on the Sacramento... More>>

AnnArbor Case study | March 19, 2017
A Big 10 College City with a Small-Town Vibe   

By: Michael Popke

When people think of Ann Arbor, Michigan, the first thing that probably comes to mind is Michigan Stadium, “The Big House” on the University of... More>>

Rowing Case study | March 19, 2017
Columbia’s Winning Combination of Surprising Sports   

By: Michael Popke

Three rivers flow through Columbia, South Carolina, helping the city earn its status among the top 10 paddlesports destinations in the country. One... More>>

White Papers

FIFA Whitepaper | December 1, 2016
FIFA 2.0: The Vision for the Future   

FIFA outlines its intentions for the beautiful game on a forward-going basis in this white paper. 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>>

Football Whitepaper | September 1, 2015
Super Bowl or Super (Hyper)bole? Assessing the Economic Impact of America’s Premier Sports Event   

The NFL has used the promise of an economic windfall to entice cities to bid for the Super Bowl. But the result is less than is often estimated. More>>

NFHS Whitepaper | March 3, 2014
NFHS Report on High School Sports Participation 2012-2013   

Participation in high school sports rose again, hitting an all-time high and indicating that the student-athlete is alive and well. More>>



Basketball Article | June 28, 2017
3-on-3 Basketball Named Official Olympic Sport

By: Michael Popke

In addition to hosting five new sports, Tokyo 2020 is gaining a reputation for variations on existing sports. Among those are new divisions and...   More>>

RookieTackle Article | June 28, 2017
USA Football Breaks Huddle with Rookie Tackle Program: What Planners Should Know

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

With participation sagging and fears of concussion and long-term injury to children never far from parents’ minds, youth football has been looking...   More>>

July4 Article | June 28, 2017
The All-American Pastime for Sports Planners: Promoting the Fourth and Profiting from It

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Three cheers for the red, white and blue; they certainly can do a lot to keep sports events in the black. The Fourth of July is fast approaching and...   More>>

Cuber Article | June 28, 2017
Special Report on Cuba Travel Reversal: What it Means to the Business of Sports

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Call it the Cuban Travel Crisis. The president’s recent policy changes shook the tourism industry with the force of a 7.0-Richter-Scale earthquake....   More>>

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