FLW_Fishing

Douglas Lake Selected to Host 2021 Phoenix Bass Fishing League All-American Championship

September 22, 2020

FLW announced that the 38th annual Phoenix Bass Fishing League All-American will be held on Tennessee’s Douglas Lake in 2021. more >>


KingsHammer

Kings Hammer Soccer Club Starts Up Esports Program

September 22, 2020

Kings Hammer Soccer Club, one of the most recognizable youth soccer clubs in the Midwest, has announced plans to launch an esports program. more >>


Bassmaster

Basspro.com Bassmaster Eastern Open Ready to Welcome Fall on Lake Hartwell

September 22, 2020

Autumn officially arrives a day before the Basspro.com Bassmaster Eastern Open on Lake Hartwell begins. more >>


Toyota

Toyota Series at Clear Lake Ready to Cast Off

September 22, 2020

The 2020 Toyota Series Western Division will finish out their season with a tournament in Clearlake, California, Sept. 24-26. more >>


FIVB

Beach Volleyball World Championships Moved to Accommodate Olympics

September 22, 2020

The Beach Volleyball World Championships have been moved to 2022 to avoid a clash with the rescheduled Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. more >>



Xero

USA Artistic Swimming, Xero Shoes Team Up

September 21, 2020

USA Artistic Swimming announced that it had created a strategic alliance, naming Xero Shoes as its official footwear partner. more >>


UnitedSoccer_Tipevo

United Soccer Coaches Announce Partnership with Tipevo

September 21, 2020

United Soccer Coaches announced a new strategic partnership with data-solutions company Tipevo. more >>


NFHS

NFHS Announces New Leadership

September 21, 2020

The National Federation of State High School Associations has announced the election of its officers and directors. more >>


ITA

ITA Welcomes New CFO and General Counsel

September 21, 2020

The Intercollegiate Tennis Association is pleased to announce the hiring of Taylor Fendley as Chief Financial Officer and General Counsel. more >>


Rockford

RACVB Founding President/CEO, Wendy Perks Fisher, Inducted in to Industry Hall of Fame

September 21, 2020

Wendy Perks Fisher, the RACVB’s retired president/CEO, has been inducted into to the Hall of Fame for Destinations International. more >>



OutdoorSwimming

Open Water Swimming Outpacing Other Sports

September 22, 2020

The fastest-growing sport taking place in the water right now isn’t bass fishing (although that’s still big). It’s open water swimming. And as... more >>


NAIABeach

Up for Bid: NAIA Seeking a Host for Women’s Beach Volleyball National Invitational

September 22, 2020

Want to host one of the hottest, fastest-growing sports around – one that garners attention from college campuses to the Olympics and one that is... more >>


Bulldogs

From Coast to Coast, #LetThemPlay is Gaining Traction – and Volume

September 14, 2020

Right now, there’s no telling whether the #LetThemPlay campaign will be enough to convince the powers-that-be to allow youth sports to resume.... more >>


GermFreeMD

Pathogen Playbook: NASA Technology Making Indoor Athletic Facilities Safer

September 13, 2020

As sports venues continue to reopen, a two-part challenge is at hand: satisfying local health requirements and reassuring visitors that they are... more >>


Tennis

Socially Distanced and Outdoors, Pickleball and Tennis are Winning the Numbers Game

September 13, 2020

With only a little bad press (Novak Djokovic’s early exit from the US Open after hitting a line judge with a ball doesn’t actually count) and... more >>



OutdoorFoundation

Outdoor Participation Report by the Outdoor Foundation

September 1, 2020

Participation in outdoor recreation has declined dramatically, despite strong attention being paid to events like bass tournaments. In addition,... more >>


ASA_Fishing

Economic Contribution of the 2018 Recreational Red Snapper Season in the South Atlantic

August 1, 2020

This study estimates the economic contributions that can be reasonably attributed to the six-day red snapper season in August 2018 based on... more >>


SFASFM

COVID-19: Response and Reopen

July 30, 2020

SFA/SFM presents this information to help venue owners, operators and staff work together to develop a comprehensive plan for not only reopening... 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 >>



LRWASHINGTON

Location Review: Snohomish County, Washington

September 1, 2020

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


LittleSchematic

Location Review: Wiregrass Ranch Sports Campus of Pasco County

September 1, 2020

The buzz is true. Wiregrass Ranch Sports Campus of Pasco County is open for your next unbeatable event. From basketball to soccer, volleyball,... 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 >>


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