IWLCA

IWLCA Events to be Hosted by Elite Tournaments from 2021-2024

July 9, 2020

The IWLCA Board of Directors announced that it has partnered with Elite Tournaments to manage and develop the IWLCA Tournament Series. more >>


USL

USL Announces New 2020 Schedule

July 9, 2020

The United Soccer League announced the revised schedule for the 2020 USL Championship season. more >>


PGA_TOUR

Muirfield Village Golf Club to Host Two PGA TOUR Events

July 9, 2020

Golf’s PGA TOUR has announced that it will stage back-to-back tournaments at Ohio’s Muirfield Village Golf Club this month. more >>


WTT

WTT to Play Season at Greenbrier

July 9, 2020

US tournament World TeamTennis has said it will play its 45th season at The Greenbrier resort in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia. more >>


USABA

USABA Shares Update on Marathon National Championship

July 9, 2020

The USABA Marathon National Championships will be held on December 6, in conjunction with the California International Marathon. more >>



SquadLocker

SquadLocker Drafts Jeanne Hopkins as Chief Revenue Officer to Continue to Drive Growth

July 6, 2020

SquadLocker has named Jeanne Hopkins as Chief Revenue Officer (CRO). more >>


VisitPittsburgh

90 Painted Chairs Program Raises Awareness, Funds for Pittsburgh Artists

July 6, 2020

VisitPITTSBURGH’s 90 Painted Chairs Program online “chair-ity” auction raised $17,256 for the Greater Pittsburgh Arts Council. more >>


MorseWatchman

Morse Watchmans Introduces Touchless and Anti-Microbial Coated Key Control Solutions

July 6, 2020

Morse Watchmans announced the introduction of new touchless facial recognition access and an anti-microbial powder coating. more >>


GulfShroes

The Airport Authority and City of Gulf Shores to Build Air Traffic Control Tower Facility at Jack Edwards National Airport (JKA)

July 6, 2020

The Gulf Shores City Council and Gulf Shores Airport Authority approved an FAA grant in the amount of $5,374,830. more >>


PureFishing

Pure Fishing Encourages #ResponsibleRecreation

July 6, 2020

Pure Fishing is proud to support the efforts of its conservation partners in encouraging the outdoors while practicing #ResponsibleRecreation. more >>



LiveStream

Tournaments are ON – Here’s Where They’re Flourishing

July 7, 2020

It started out as a tough week, even for optimists. IRONMAN cancelled its Muncie, Indiana event. COVID-19 kicked enough sand in the face of the North... more >>


Kubb

Quarantine Play of Backyard Games Could Shape Tournament Landscape

July 5, 2020

While there have been plenty of quarantine-induced jokes about “Taking my next vacation in Puerto Backyardo,” the truth is that a lot of people... more >>


RogueBaseball

Youth Baseball Organization Breaks into Locked Fields to Host Games

July 4, 2020

We’ve heard about kids defying “no trespassing” orders to play on fields and fish in steams but this is a new one. Baseball games (complete... more >>


Racetrack

Preakness to Stay in Baltimore, Pimlico May Also Host Field Sports Events

July 3, 2020

The races are reordered, and Belmont ran without spectators but the pursuit of horse racing’s fabled Triple Crown is underway. After Tiz The Law... more >>


WinterOlympics

As Climate Changes, Number of Winter Olympic Cities Expected to Dwindle

July 3, 2020

One more thing for the IOC to worry about: the undeniable shift in weather. According to a new report, more than half of the 19 cities that have... more >>



NIH

Pedal-Assist Mountain Bikes: A Pilot Study Comparison of the Exercise Response, Perceptions, and Beliefs of Experienced Mountain Bikers

July 1, 2020

As the cycling event industry changes, e-bikes (also known as pedal-assist), event owners will want to examine the efficacy of adding a category for... more >>


US_Travel

The Impact of Sports on the Travel Industry

June 1, 2020

The U.S. Travel Association notes that more than 150 million individuals attended professional sporting events in 2018 across the five major sports... more >>


NFHS

Guidance for Opening Up High School Athletics and Activities

May 20, 2020

The National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) has created this document as guidance on how state associations can consider... more >>


ESA

The Event Safety Alliance Reopening Guide

May 18, 2020

The Event Safety Alliance Reopening Guide is a collective work by event industry professionals to help peers who are planning to reopen during the... more >>


BEA

Growth of the U.S. Outdoor Recreation Economy

May 1, 2020

The U.S. outdoor recreation economy accounted for 2.2 percent ($427.2 billion) of current-dollar gross domestic product (GDP) in 2017. The Outdoor... more >>



HP

Play PNW Sports: Snohomish County, Washington

May 6, 2020

Though our “pause” button is on, we want you to know we are here, preparing to bring sports events back to Snohomish County when the time comes.... more >>


Asheville

Find Your Place in the Sun in Asheville!

March 12, 2020

If you haven’t considered Asheville, North Carolina, as your next host site, you’re missing out. In addition to our great weather and warm... more >>


MB

Myrtle Beach: Not Just a City…It’s a Destination!

February 20, 2020

Successful sports tourism made simple means having excellent venues in a great location and plenty of lodging and dining options in all price points.... more >>


LazyE

Seven Reasons You Should Play in Edmond

February 7, 2020

Edmond invites athletes to utilize state-of-the-art sports facilities and enjoy the city’s charm. With the ability to host all types of sports (on... more >>


Cycling

Lehigh Valley, PA Offers Top Athletic and Entertainment Options

January 22, 2020

From wide open fields to state-of-the-art indoor facilities, Lehigh Valley is the perfect destination for your next event. Located just 60 minutes... more >>


Featured Video

Poll

Has COVID-19 caused you to revisit and/or update your event insurance policy?
Yes - we have made changes to our existing policy
We reviewed our policy but did not find any changes to be necessary
We did not review our policy
I don't know
   
  • Twitter
  • Facebook
  • Instagram

    Destination Spotlights

    blank Case study | July 1, 2020
    Top Sports Venues Highlight the City of Colleges   

    By: Peter Francesconi

    When it comes to sports, Conway, Arkansas has a lot to offer. From youth leagues to college athletics to adult tournaments, this city of 66,000 has... More>>


    blank Case study | May 21, 2020
    The Four Fathers of Ballparks of America   

    By: Ashley Whittaker

    Ballparks of America is a sports facility with an interesting past and a bright future. The park features five replica fields modeled after Major... More>>


    Lubbock1 Case study | May 21, 2020
    Lubbock’s Newly Renovated Athletic Complex Is Ready for Action   

    By: Judy Leand

    Set to become the sports hub of Texas, Lubbock has upped its game with the newly renovated, world-class and highly versatile Berl Huffman Athletic... More>>


    blank Case study | March 5, 2020
    Sand Mountain Park and Amphitheater Ready to Provide ‘The Whole Experience’   

    By: Michael Popke

    City officials in Albertville, Alabama, knew a change was needed. That’s why, back in 2012, they began strategizing about ways to replace the... More>>


    DSCedarPoint Case study | March 1, 2020
    At Cedar Point Sports Center, it’s All About Sports Like No Other   

    By: Judy Leand

    Over the years, Cedar Point has thrilled visitors as “The Roller Coaster Capital of the World.” And in December 2019, it unveiled an attraction... More>>



    Subscribe to SDM