Winter Sports


USA_BS

World Cup Racing Moves to Park City for Second Stop on Tour

November 17, 2017

Following USA Bobsled & Skeleton's five-medal performance in the World Cup season opening races. the tour moves to Park City, Utah. more >>


DallasSports

Team USA WinterFest On Its Way to Dallas

November 15, 2017

Team USA WinterFest, a celebration of all things winter and Olympian, is making its way to Dallas. more >>


OutdoorRetailer

Outdoor Trade Event Lists Colorado Dates through 2022

November 14, 2017

Following a well-publicized move to Colorado, the Outdoor Retailers Show (which reflects a booming sports economy) has published its dates. more >>


US_WomensCurling

U.S. Women's Curling Association Announces Bonspiels

November 13, 2017

The U.S. Women’s Curling Association has announced a calendar of bonspiels for the coming year. 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 >>


Chester

Chester County, Pennsylvania: Charming Scenery, Non-Stop Sports Action

September 4, 2017

Chester County’s Brandywine Valley is just a short drive from the high energy, on-the-go mentality of downtown Philadelphia. And while those... more >>



Aspen

Intrawest Resorts To Be Acquired By Aspen, KSL Capital Partners

April 17, 2017

ntrawest Resorts Holdings, a North American mountain resort and adventure company, has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by a newly... more >>


Vail

Vail Resorts to Purchase Vermont’s Stowe Mountain Resort

March 6, 2017

Vail Resorts has agreed to buy all of the ski-mountain operations at Vermont's Stowe Mountain Resort for $50 million. more >>


Hershey

Hershey Company Partners with US Ski and Snowboard Association

January 16, 2017

US confectionery manufacturer the Hershey Company has unveiled a three-year partnership with the US Ski and Snowboard Association. more >>


USA_Bobsled

Thorne Research Named Nutritional Supplements Partner of USABS

November 21, 2016

USA Bobsled & Skeleton (USABS) has announced Thorne will become its exclusive nutritional supplements partner. more >>


Destination Spotlights

Bloomington, Minnesota: More Sports than you ever Imagined Case study | December 31, 2012
Bloomington, Minnesota: More Sports Than You Ever Imagined   

By: Juli Anne Patty

You know the Mall of America, one of the world’s biggest malls and home of an indoor theme park. But did you also know that Bloomington, Minnesota,... More>>


Sioux Falls, South Dakota Case study | August 31, 2012
Sioux Falls, South Dakota: “The Heart of America” Stays Ahead of the Sporting Game   

By: Peter Francesconi

The brand for Sioux Falls is “The Heart of America,” and based on the accolades this largest city in South Dakota has received in recent years,... More>>


Colorado Springs, Colorado Case study | March 31, 2012
Colorado Springs, Colorado: America's Olympic Capital    

By: Juli Anne Patty

Colorado Springs is home to Pike's Peak-America’s Mountain, birthplace of one of America’s most inspiring patriotic songs, “America the... More>>


White Papers

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>>


COSki Whitepaper | January 1, 2016
Economic Study Reveals Ski Industry’s $4.8 Billion Annual Impact to Colorado   

Colorado Ski Country USA and Vail Resorts, Inc. announced an economic impact study of the state's skiing and snowboarding industry. 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>>


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>>



Print

Articles

NHL Article | December 13, 2017
USA Hockey Facing Challenge of Assembling Olympic Roster Without NHL Players

By: Michael Popke

We know NHL players won’t be in PyeongChang. The real question is how USA Hockey will build a roster to compete with traditional powerhouse teams...   More>>


Cheer Article | December 13, 2017
Cheer Vaults into the International Spotlight via Winter Olympics

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

When Team USA competes this winter in PyeongChang, expect there to be some additional some new vocal support outside of the parents, friends and the...   More>>


Skijoring Article | November 29, 2017
Skijoring: The Niche Sport You Never Met Could Be the Revenue Stream You’ve Always Dreamed Of

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

To the initiated, skijoring sounds bizarre. An activity in which a skier is pulled by a galloping horse at high speeds through obstacles, it’s been...   More>>


Heliski Article | November 15, 2017
Bringing a Formerly Extreme Sport to Ski, Snowboard Enthusiasts

By: Michael Popke

Planners of winter and snow events might want to put this into the planning file: heli-skiing is working to reinvent itself as an easy-to-plan...   More>>



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