SDM

Announcement Regarding Changes to Scheduled Sports Events

March 13, 2020

SDM works to keep its readers updated on events that are postponed or cancelled; however, please reach out to event owners for information. more >>


SDM

A Note from Sports Destination Management to Our Friends in the Industry

March 13, 2020

Due North Publisher Scott Swoger has posted a message for SDM readers and subscribers regarding the reaction to COVID-19. more >>


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Weightlifting Returning to Illinois

March 30, 2020

USA Weightlifting and DuPage Sports Commission announced the return of the Nike USA Weightlifting National Championships in 2020. more >>


MLQ

Quidditch in The Big Apple: MLQ Announces Worlds Weekend

March 30, 2020

MLQ is excited to announce MLQ Worlds Weekend on July 25-26, following the 2020 IQA World Cup. more >>


USA_Cycling

Cedar City, Utah, to host 2020 and 2021 USA Cycling Masters Road National Championships

March 30, 2020

Cedar City, Utah, host of the Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah, was awarded the 2020 and 2021 USA Cycling Masters Road National Championships. more >>



USA_Dodgeball

USA Dodgeball Announces New Executive Director

March 30, 2020

USA Dodgeball, the governing body for dodgeball in the country, has announced the promotion of Brendan Tickner to Executive Director. more >>


SawyerProducts

Sawyer Products Continues Partnership with the Bass Pro Shops Collegiate Bass Fishing Series for the 2020 Season

March 30, 2020

The Association of Collegiate Anglers announced a partnership with Sawyer Products for the 2020 Bass Pro Shops Collegiate Bass Fishing Series. more >>


PGATOUR

PGA TOUR, The Action Network Launch GolfBet Content Platform

March 30, 2020

The Action Network and the PGA TOUR announced the launch of GolfBet, a first-of-its-kind, golf-focused betting content platform. more >>


SportsEngine

SportsEngine, Inc.'s NCSI and US Lacrosse Partnership Reaches Milestone, Organization Completes 30,000 Background Checks

March 30, 2020

SportsEngine, Inc., announced it has conducted over 30,000 coach and volunteer background screens for US Lacrosse. more >>


TeamSnap

Louisiana Soccer Association Signs with TeamSnap

March 30, 2020

Louisiana Soccer Association announced a new technology partnership with TeamSnap, the leader in integrated sports management. more >>



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Sports and Knocked-Out Teeth: The Goofy Statistics You Need Right Now

March 25, 2020

In a dismal spring, when postponements and cancellations are rife, sometimes a few offbeat statistics can provide a much-needed diversion. And... more >>


SoccerBallTurf

Up for Bids and Open for Business: US Youth Soccer Taking Bids for 2022 Championship Events

March 25, 2020

Sports tourism is strong, resilient and forward-looking. Case in point: US Youth Soccer's RFPs for two championship events to be held in 2022. more >>


Bullriding

Professional Bull Riding Bucking COVID's No-Sports Trend

March 23, 2020

March Madness, Major League Baseball and most everything else has fallen silent. But in the face of COVID-19, professional bull riding is thriving.... more >>


ProGolfer

Top Pros Find Common Ground About Exclusivity of PGL Concept

March 23, 2020

For now, the fairways may be still but the debate about the Premier Golf League is still active. And earlier this month, three of the game’s top... more >>


Waterparkthingie

Tourist Attractions Reopening in China: What Does it Mean for U.S. Sports?

March 23, 2020

The proverbial light at the end of the tunnel may be in sight. At the very least, there is a glimmer of hope and optimism, thanks to news of... more >>



NewZoo

Global Games Report: 2019

March 1, 2020

This report examines the esports industry, including audience consumption, economic impact and predictions for the future. more >>


RunningReport

The State of Running 2019

February 1, 2020

This is the first mapping of Global running participation. The analysis covers 107.9 million race results from more than 70 thousand events from 1986... more >>


LA_EDC

Sports in Los Angeles and Orange Counties: An Economic Development Analysis

January 1, 2020

In 2018, the sports industry in greater Los Angeles generated considerable economic activity by adding $6.2 billion in economic output and supporting... more >>


BowlingGreen

The Motivation of Seniors: Why They Participate in the Senior Games

December 1, 2019

It is well known that physical exercise can promote individuals' healthy lifestyles and physical condition, and many research studies have been done... more >>


ACSM

ACSM Worldwide Survey of Fitness Trends

November 1, 2019

What sports will be in? What will tie in with current travel offerings? The American Society of Sports Medicine's Annual Survey of Fitness Trends... 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 >>


Sports_PNW

Play PNW Sports: Snohomish County, Washington

January 21, 2020

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


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