Team Sports


RocklinQuarryBlast

Rocklin Quarry Blast to Bring Influx of Youth Soccer Teams

August 18, 2017

More than 80 youth soccer teams hit the fields in Rocklin for the Rocklin Quarry Blast Tournament that is taking place on Aug. 18-19. more >>


Dallas

USA Volleyball Selects Dallas to Host 2018 Open National Championships

August 17, 2017

USA Volleyball announced that Dallas will host the 2018 USA Volleyball Open National Championships. more >>


ButlerCounty

Butler County to Host USHL Fall Classic

August 16, 2017

USHL will be hosting the USHL Fall Classic at the UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex in Cranberry Township September 27 through October 1. more >>


DSC

US Lacrosse Choose DE Turf for Nationals

August 16, 2017

US Lacrosse chose DE Turf Sports Complex in Frederica, DE, as the site of the 10th annual US Lacrosse Nationals, Powered by NXT. more >>



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Watertown, South Dakota: Amazing Sports Facilities, Genuine Hospitality

July 11, 2017

Watertown, South Dakota, stands tall next to any small or medium sports destination. With more multi-purpose space, ball fields and holes of golf... more >>


Odessa

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 >>



Vert

Vert Adds First Women’s Basketball Program

August 14, 2017

Vert, a wearable athletic technology specialist, signed its first NCAA women’s basketball client with the Mississippi State University Bulldogs. more >>


Foley

Sun Belt Conference Awards Foley Contract Extension

August 7, 2017

The Foley Sports Tourism Complex is excited to announce its continued partnership with the Sun Belt Conference. more >>


USL

USL Television Network Expands to Pittsburgh; Riverhounds to air on WPCW-TV

August 7, 2017

The United Soccer League (USL) has announced the expansion of the USL Television Network to Pittsburgh. more >>


US_YouthSoccer

US Youth Soccer Appoints Tom Frisbie as Midwest Regional League Commissioner

July 10, 2017

US Youth Soccer is pleased to announce Tom Frisbie as the Midwest Regional League (MRL) Commissioner. more >>


Destination Spotlights

blank Case study | July 24, 2017
Uncovering a Sports Gem in Kentucky   

By: Peter Francesconi

There are a lot of reasons to visit the city of Owensboro, nestled on a scenic bend of the Ohio River in western Kentucky. Music fans are attracted... More>>


DS_Sevierville1 Case study | May 1, 2017
"Best Small Town to Visit" Serves Up Volleyball, Gymnastics, Baseball and More   

By: Michael Popke

Already a popular vacation spot with such major attractions as Great Smoky Mountains National Park and Dollywood, Sevierville, Tennessee, also has... More>>


DS_Conway Case study | May 1, 2017
Tournaments and… Toad Racing. Conway, Arkansas, Shows Its Versatility   

By: Juli Anne Patty

If you want to know what Conway, Arkansas, is all about, you can get a pretty good idea on the first full weekend of May. On that weekend, every... 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>>



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Articles

WorldCupBid Article | August 9, 2017
U.S., Canada and Mexico Kick Off Campaign to Secure 2026 World Cup

By: Michael Popke

Maybe in all the back-and-forth over the 2024 (and 2028) Olympics, you forgot about this one: the 2026 World Cup. But the U.S., Canada and Mexico's...   More>>


Synchro Article | August 9, 2017
Name Change for Synchronized Swimming Bellyflops

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The announcement that synchronized swimming would be rebranded ‘artistic swimming’ was received in synchro circles with as much appreciation as a...   More>>


Eclipse Article | August 9, 2017
Sports Organizers Promoting the Daylights Out of Solar Eclipse

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The solar eclipse is less than 10 days away, and sports event organizers are in overdrive, offering promotional tie-ins. Here’s an update on the...   More>>


Concussion Article | August 9, 2017
It's Undebatable. Football Causes CTE. Now What?

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Of all the headlines, The New York Times had the most succinct: "111 NFL Brains. All But One Had CTE." The story broke in late July, confirming what...   More>>



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