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2017 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism Announced by Sports Destination Management

November 27, 2017

Sports Destination Management has announced the 2017 recipients of its highest honors, the Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism. more >>


NFLDRAFT

Dallas Selected to Host NFL Draft in 2018

December 11, 2017

The Dallas Sports Commission has announced that Dallas will be the host of the 83rd NFL Draft. more >>


Greeneville

2017 Andrew Johnson Bank Ladies’ Classic Bracket Revealed

December 8, 2017

The 2017 Andrew Johnson Bank Ladies’ Classic Basketball Tournament is to be played December 27-30 at Hal Henard Elementary School. more >>


Snohomish

Harbor Pointe Badminton Club Selected to Host 2018 Adult Nationals

December 8, 2017

USA Badminton announced that that Snohomish County Sports Commission, will host the 2018 Adult National Championships. 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 >>


OKC1

Oklahoma City: A Whole New Landscape to Experience

October 16, 2017

Oklahoma City is a comfortably smaller market that’s big on sports. With quality venues, affordable rates and a friendly atmosphere, OKC is one of... more >>


Yuma

Yuma, Arizona: The World’s Sunniest Sports Destination

October 4, 2017

If you dread planning an event around the weather, let us to introduce you to the city that holds the Guinness World Record for the sunniest place on... more >>


LER1

Deschutes County Fair and Expo Center

September 26, 2017

Located in beautiful sunny Redmond, Oregon, the Deschutes County Fair and Expo Center is the perfect location for virtually any type of sports event.... more >>


FD

Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission: Field a Winning Tournament

September 20, 2017

Need a tournament host? Here’s one thing to remember: all roads lead to the Midlands of South Carolina and the Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission.... more >>



US_YouthSoccer

US Youth Soccer Announces Senior Leadership Appointments

December 4, 2017

US Youth Soccer has announced senior leadership appointments to evolve the association. more >>


CIAATourney

CIAA Rolls Out Mobile App for Annual Men’s and Women’s Basketball Tournament

December 4, 2017

The CIAA mobile application for its 2018 Men’s and Women’s Basketball Tournament has launched and is ready for fans to download. more >>


USL

The Promotions Dept. Joins USL Preferred Supplier Program

November 27, 2017

The United Soccer Leagues, LLC, announced it has entered into a national partnership with The Promotions Dept. more >>


Fanatics

Fanatics Reworks Partnership With Major League Soccer

November 27, 2017

Major League Soccer (MLS) and Fanatics jointly announced a broad long-term global agreement that expands the scale and scope of Fanatics’... more >>


Destination Spotlights

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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>>


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Big Dreams and Big Ten Teams   

By: Michael Popke

Big Ten university cities boast plenty of sports venues, high-profile events and friendly people. Champaign County, home of the University of... More>>


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A SoCal Destination with Small-Town Hospitality   

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

If you thought Los Angeles, site of the 2028 Olympics, had the lock on California’s best sports facilities, prepare to have your paradigm shifted.... More>>


White Papers

ACSM Whitepaper | November 1, 2017
Worldwide Forecast of Fitness Trends for 2018   

Which exercise programs are going to be big, and how will they feed into sports events? A new survey from ACSM provides clues. More>>


NFHS Whitepaper | September 1, 2017
2016-2017 High School Athletics Participation Survey   

For the 28th year, participation in high school sports increased, as tracked by the National Federation of State High School Associations. More>>


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>>



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Articles

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2017 CHAMPIONS OF ECONOMIC IMPACT IN SPORTS TOURISM

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Sports Destination Management is proud to announce the 2017 “Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism.” The nominees this year were...   More>>


AlanShearer Article | November 29, 2017
With a Retired Soccer Pro’s Admission of Memory Loss, Heading Takes Another Hit

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The issue of heading in soccer, which divided youth sports last year, just took another hit and it’s a hard one. Retired English soccer star Alan...   More>>


Soccermom Article | November 29, 2017
South Carolina Youth Soccer Association’s 'Silent September' Still Echoes True

By: Michael Popke

Did ‘Silent September,’ an initiative in South Carolina to get soccer parents to pipe down, resonate? Yes, it did, and it remains the non-shout...   More>>


blank Article | November 20, 2017
The Heartland, Home of Wide-Open Spaces and Smiling Faces

By: Michael Popke

When the Nebraska Golf Association considered hosting a tournament last summer in Kearney — a city in the direct path of the 2017 total solar...   More>>



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