USA_Tri

USA Triathlon’s Age Group National Championships Returning to Cleveland Next Month

July 22, 2019

USA Triathlon’s largest and longest-running national championship event returns to Cleveland’s Edgewater Park next month. more >>


NCAA

NCAA Releases Details on College Basketball Academy Sites

July 22, 2019

Two four-day sessions will occur at each of the four locations. The first session will be July 22-25, and the second will be July 25-28. more >>


FLW_Fishing

Inaugural Dee Zee FLW/KBF Cup presented by YakAttack Coming to Lake Ouachita

July 22, 2019

The Dee Zee FLW/KBF Cup presented by YakAttack, the world championship of kayak bass fishing, will be held on Lake Ouachita, Aug. 9-10. more >>


US_YouthSoccer

U.S. Youth Soccer Announces Details of National Championships in Overland Park

July 22, 2019

The 2019 US Youth Soccer National Championships kick off today and run through July 28 in Overland Park, Kansas. more >>


VisitWichita

USA Waterski Pro Event, Regionals Headed to Wichita this Summer

July 22, 2019

The Wichita’s Cup Invitational will be at Mystic Lakes Ski Club, just northwest of Wichita, on July 26 with slalom, trick and jump competitions. more >>



PlaySight

LakePoint Sports and PlaySight Interactive Announce New Technology Partnership

July 22, 2019

LakePoint Sports and PlaySight Interactive are thrilled to announce a significant new technology partnership for live streaming video. more >>


VBR

VBR Sports Releases New Promotional Video

July 22, 2019

Visit Virginia’s Blue Ridge (Visit VBR) and VBR Sports unveiled a new video showing that sports tourism is alive and growing in the region. more >>


AlbanyCapCenter

Albany Capital Center Announces New Flooring for Added Versatility

July 22, 2019

The Albany Capital Center recently added a wood floor, re-purposed from the NBA All-Star Game, to increase its sports hosting abilities. more >>


Arlington

Arlington CVB Launches CGI Animated Destination TV Spot

July 22, 2019

.The Arlington Convention & Visitors Bureau (ACVB) has launched a new leisure destination TV spot. more >>


SFASFM

Sports and Events Center in Bedford Park Announces Partnership with SFM

July 22, 2019

The Village of Bedford Park, IL has selected Sports Facilities Management to manage and operate their new sports tourism facility. more >>



USWNT

Will the USWNT World Cup Victory Spur New Growth? Not Necessarily

July 24, 2019

While the prevailing theory is that little girls will hit the soccer fields by the millions in response to the USWNT capturing the World Cup,... more >>


MallsforEsports

Esports Tournaments Coming to a Mall Near You

July 10, 2019

If malls are on death row, a new partnership with an esports company might just be the call from the governor they’ve been waiting for. Can the... more >>


PortlandWorldSoccer

Immigrants, Holocaust and Refugee Causes Find Footing with Sports Events

July 10, 2019

In June, the world reeled in shock at the image of the father and daughter who drowned trying to flee across the Rio Grande. Sports organizations... more >>


ConcussionReport

The Most Frequently Reported Injury Among Youth Athletes? Concussions

July 10, 2019

What’s the most frequently reported injury among young athletes? It’s not blown-out ACLs or even broken bones. It’s concussions, unfortunately.... more >>


EmptySeats

UConn Grads Create Nonprofit Organization to Help Fill Empty Seats

July 10, 2019

We all know how demoralizing it can be to see empty seats at sporting events. But three University of Connecticut graduates living in New York City... more >>



RunnerClick

Marathon Study and Statistics

July 1, 2019

In this, the largest marathon study of recreational runners ever conducted, researchers compiled a total of 3.5 million marathon records from around... more >>


USFWS

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services National Survey of Fishing, Hunting and Wildlife-Associated Recreation

June 1, 2019

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services has released a survey of 2016 activity with an emphasis on fishing, hunting and wildlife recreation. more >>


NewZoo

Global eSports Market Report: Trends, Revenues and Audience Toward 2020

May 1, 2019

eSports is continuing to accelerate, growing not just in participants but in the economy it has created, including media rights, venues and the... more >>


SportManitoba

Economic Impact Assessment of the Manitoba Winter Games in Thompson: March 4-10, 2018

April 1, 2019

The 2018 Manitoba Games in Thompson has released its economic impact assessment report with impact to Canada, Manitoba and Thompson. more >>


ChicagoMarathon

Economic Impact of the 2018 Bank of America Chicago Marathon

March 1, 2019

The 40th anniversary of the Bank of America Chicago Marathon generated a record-setting $338 million in estimated impact. more >>



Brownsville

The Largest Sports Park in the Rio Grande Valley is Ready for You

July 8, 2019

The Brownsville Sports Park is more than a sports facility – it is a place where memories are created, connections are made, and experiences are... more >>


Chesterfield

Chesterfield County: A Mecca for Sports Tourism with World-Class Facilities and Fields

June 24, 2019

Located in central Virginia, just south of Richmond, Chesterfield County is becoming the go-to destination for event owners seeking excellent access,... more >>


Harford3

Play Like the Pros in Harford County, Maryland

May 22, 2019

Bring your tournament to Harford County, Maryland, and get the best – the best facilities, the best location and the best team to support it all!... more >>


Surprise

Arizona’s New Top Tournament Destination

May 13, 2019

The city of Surprise has everything planners need in a sports tournament destination, with nationally recognized facilities, year-round sunshine,... more >>


Spartans

Victory Means a Little More Here: Fayetteville, North Carolina

April 15, 2019

Located in the heart of North Carolina, Fayetteville has a historic charm packed with culture, excitement and top-notch sports facilities. Our... more >>


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