GreaterOrlando

Greater Orlando Sports Commission Announces 2021 IWWF World Waterski Championships in Lake County

November 23, 2020

The biennial event will feature an expected field of more than 200 water skiers representing 35 countries, taking place October 11-17, 2021. more >>


FLW

MLF Announces Lake Chickamauga as Location of 2021 Abu Garcia College Fishing presented by YETI Open

November 23, 2020

MLF announced that Dayton, Tennessee will host the 2021 Abu Garcia College Fishing presented by YETI Open on March 30-31. more >>


Bassmaster

Lake Fork Hosts B.A.S.S. Nation Clean-Up Challenge

November 23, 2020

Hours before the Toyota Bassmaster Texas Fest, high school volunteers spread out along the shores of Lake Fork to collect trash. more >>


GulfShores

Modified Vacasa Coastal Half Marathon & 5K Kicks Off Run the Beach Series Thanksgiving Weekend

November 23, 2020

The Vacasa Coastal Half Marathon & 5K will step off on Saturday, Nov. 28, 2020, beginning and ending at the Orange Beach Sportsplex. more >>


PalmBeach

2021 CFP National Championship Celebration Comes to Palm Beach County

November 23, 2020

The Palm Beach County Sports Commission, the 2021 College Football Playoff Host Committee and Riviera Beach teamed up recently. more >>



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DoubleTree Hilton Lands Near Denver Airport

November 23, 2020

DoubleTree by Hilton Denver International Airport, a 6-story, 163-room, state-of-the-art, full-service hotel, has opened to welcome visitors. more >>


Greensboro

Increase in Visitor Spending Noted in 2019 Guilford County Impact Study

November 23, 2020

Domestic visitors to and within Guilford County spent $1.591 billion in 2019, an increase of 7% from 2018. more >>


ISL

ISL Signs Multi-Year CBS Sports Rights Deal

November 23, 2020

The International Swimming League (ISL) has signed a multi-year broadcast rights deal with CBS Sport ahead of the series’ second season. more >>


Marrriott

Marriott Partners With National Park Foundation

November 23, 2020

Marriott Bonvoy, Marriott International’s travel program, announced its marketing partnership with the National Park Foundation (NPF). more >>


HydroFlask

Hydro Flask Sponsoring USA Surfing

November 23, 2020

Hydro Flask announced a multi-year sponsorship with USA Surfing, supporting its athletes in domestic and international competitions. more >>



TurkeyTrot

Turkey Trot Tradition is Alive and Well – Just Trotting to a Different Rhythm for 2020

November 19, 2020

The turkey trot, that evergreen running event that takes place on Thanksgiving Day, looks different this year but it hasn’t stopped event owners... more >>


Parents

Tired of Traveling, California Parents Demand Return-to-Play Guidance

November 9, 2020

Parents in California are railing at officials for procrastinating on presenting the return-to-play guidance they have promised. And, they note, the... more >>


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The Independent High School Football Program That Defied State Orders

November 9, 2020

Play anyway. That was the philosophy of an independent high school football league in Connecticut. It was created in response to the decision of the... more >>


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London Marathon Organizers Pull Off the First Major In-Person Race

November 8, 2020

In a season of no, it’s great to see a big event go – even when that big event, a major marathon, has to be run in the rain. The bright spot on... more >>


USOPCMuseum

“Olympic City USA” Has Another Attraction: A Museum Dedicated to the Games

November 8, 2020

The newest attraction in sports tourism isn’t actually a sports event. It’s a place: the new U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum in Colorado... more >>



BureauEconomicAnalysis

Economic Impact of Outdoor Recreation in the U.S.

November 1, 2020

The Bureau of Economic Analysis has released this report, showing that the outdoor recreation economy accounted for 2.1 percent ($459.8 billion) of... more >>


EastCoastGreenway

Investing in Our Future: Quantifying the Impact of Completing the East Coast Greenway in the Delaware River Watershed

October 1, 2020

The economic impact of completing the East Coast Greenway Trail in the Delaware River Watershed is substantial. The report's key finding: Completing... 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 >>



EdmondCC

Play in Edmond, Oklahoma!

November 3, 2020

From tennis to fishing, from soccer to lacrosse, from rodeo to disc golf, Edmond, Oklahoma is the place to play. Lots of hotels and plenty of... more >>


PNW

Dedication. It’s How We Do Things.

September 1, 2020

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


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