Asheville

Asheville, North Carolina, to Host Fed Cup Action Next Month

January 23, 2019

The USTA announced that the U.S. Fed Cup Team will return to Asheville, N.C., for the second consecutive year, February 9-10. more >>


AustinMarathon

Austin Marathon Officials Release New Details of Event

January 23, 2019

The Austin Marathon presented by Under Armour, scheduled for Sunday, February 17, 2019, in downtown Austin, has released new details. more >>


FoxCities

With Ground Broken, Construction Moving Ahead on Fox Cities Sports Facility

January 23, 2019

The Town of Grand Chute and the Fox Cities Convention & Visitors Bureau are partnering on a premier indoor sports facility. more >>


RacquetNPaddle

Golf Event Expands to Include Racquet Sports

January 23, 2019

A new event, the Racquet & Paddle Sports Conference, will be held Jan. 23-25, 2019,co-located with the PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando. more >>



dominion

PGA TOUR Champions and Dominion Energy Announce Extension of Dominion Energy Charity Classic

January 21, 2019

PGA TOUR Champions and Dominion Energy announced a 10-year extension of the Dominion Energy Charity Classic through 2029. more >>


AscensionSeton

Ascension Seton to be Title Sponsor of 2019 Austin Marathon

January 21, 2019

High Five Events is excited to announce Ascension Seton as the title sponsor of the Austin Marathon. more >>


USPEA

US Equestrian Names Additional USEF/USPEA Para-Equestrian Dressage Center of Excellence

January 21, 2019

US Equestrian (USEF) and the United States Para-Equestrian Association (USPEA) announced a new Center of Excellence (COE). more >>


TBI

Triathlon Business International Releases Report on Industry Trends

January 21, 2019

Triathlon Business International has announced the publication of the first of a series of three research reports. more >>



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Super Bowl LIII by the Numbers

January 23, 2019

The conclusion of football playoff season resulting in a Rams/Patriots Super Bowl in Atlanta now gives way to two weeks of hype, hope and... more >>


420

Inside Events: The 420 Games

January 23, 2019

The 420 Games, a multi-sport event developed by cannabis advocates, was established to counteract the ‘lazy stoner’ image. The event, which has... more >>


Hacker

Hijacked Frequent Flier Miles Being Sold on the Dark Web

January 23, 2019

From insult to injury: right after the news that airport hotspots are a favorite hunting ground of hackers looking for personal data comes this... more >>


iAAFRelays

New Track & Field Events at the International Level Could Trickle Down

January 23, 2019

Track and field event owners should be aware of some brand-new events. And while these will make their debut at the IAAF World Relays in Japan in... more >>



NFHS

National Federation of State High School Associations Sports Participation Survey

January 1, 2019

For the 29th straight year, participation in sports at the high school level has increased. This paper has a breakdown of all sports. more >>


Deloitte

eSports Graduates to the Big Leagues: Insights from Deloitte

December 1, 2018

With competitive gaming drawing larger audiences, eSports is filling arenas and boosting bottom lines for game publishers and event owners. more >>


FloridaSportFoundation

Major League Baseball Florida Spring Training Economic Impact Study

November 1, 2018

This study shows overall economic impact, jobs supported, and associated wages for the state of Florida for MLB Florida Spring Training. more >>


MDCommerce

Economic Impact of the 2017 Preakness Stakes on the Maryland Economy

October 1, 2018

This economic research examines the 142nd running of the Preakness Stakes and its impact on the economy of the State of Maryland. more >>



Snohomish

Play PNW Sports: Snohomish County, Washington

January 23, 2019

Welcome to PNW Sports! Snohomish County, Washington, is where dedication to your successful event is our badge of honor. more >>


Surprise

Surprise, AZ : A #1 Destination for Sports Tournaments

January 9, 2019

The city of Surprise has everything you are looking for in a sports tournament destination, with nationally recognized facilities, year-round... more >>


SnoCo

Open Up to Dedication: Snohomish County

November 28, 2018

Welcome to PNW Sports and Snohomish County, Washington, where dedication to your successful event is our badge of honor. Snohomish County is 15 miles... more >>


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Sports Tourism is on Fire in Maryland!

October 17, 2018

Maryland is the heart of sports and the place to play. With venues for lacrosse, basketball, soccer, beach volleyball, triathlons, martial arts,... more >>


Lackawanna

Lackawanna County: The Sweet Spot for Sports

October 1, 2018

At Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, we’re outstanding in our field – and our fields are equally outstanding. In fact, in Northeastern... more >>


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