PBCSC

Palm Beach County Sports Commission Awarded Elite Lacrosse Tournament in 2021

May 29, 2020

The Palm Beach County Sports Commission won the bid to host the inaugural Eye of the Hurricane, a national lacrosse tournament in 2021. more >>


Salomon

Salomon Anncounces the WMN Virtual Half This Weekend

May 29, 2020

Salomon announced the WMN Virtual Half, in partnership with Strava, which will take place during the May 29th weekend. more >>


CrappieUSA

Crappie USA Announces New and Improved 2020 Schedule

May 29, 2020

Crappie USA has been successful in rescheduling several events postponed due to the Coronavirus. more >>


ValleyForge

First in Series of Countywide Bicycle Tours in Montco Announced

May 29, 2020

Montgomery County’s thriving bicycle culture just got better with the first in a series of enjoyable bicycle tours throughout the county. more >>


NYRR

New York Road Runners Announce Events for Global Running Day

May 29, 2020

New York Road Runners (NYRR) announced its virtual and digital experiences for Global Running Day on June 3. more >>



US_SportsCongress

US Sports Congress Announces the Launch of Strategic Partnership with Sports Destination Management Magazine

May 21, 2020

US Sports Congress LLC announces the launch of an exclusive strategic partnership with Sports Destination Management Magazine (SDM). more >>


Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh Hospitality Community Comes Together to Offer Additional Benefits to Business Events that Will Actualize in 2020

May 28, 2020

MeetPITTSBURGH, announced that clients with 2020 events will feel more comfortable when it comes to health and safety procedures. more >>


Kidsport

Sport BC Announces KidSport Community Champion

May 26, 2020

Sport BC is pleased to announce Sanjeet Sadana as the recipient of the KidSport Community Champion award. more >>


Foley

Industry professional and Foley native, Shellie Kichler, Joins FST

May 26, 2020

Shellie Kichler ihas been named the new Marketing and Sales Director for Foley Sports Tourism (FST). more >>


DoubleTreeLogo

State Official Marks Reconstruction Progress at Iconic Springmaid Pier

May 26, 2020

The reconstruction of the Springmaid Pier at Doubletree Resort by Hilton Myrtle Beach Oceanfront continues to progress. more >>



HSSports

High School Sports Ready to Take the Field…in Stages

May 26, 2020

With many states starting the reopening process, high school sports may be on the way back as well, at least in certain areas. In some cases, that... more >>


WTU

Up for Bid and Open for Business: World Triathlon’s 2021 Events

May 23, 2020

Need some more proof the sports economy is restarting? Here it is: The International Triathlon Union has opened the bidding processes for the 2020... more >>


Flushots

With a Vaccine Under Review, Will Youth Sports Develop a Policy?

May 22, 2020

If an anti-COVID vaccine becomes available, will youth sports require it? It’s impossible to say, considering that a vaccine is still in the... more >>


EXINSIGHTS2

Spartan Race

May 21, 2020

Spartan Race is a series of obstacle races of varying distances and difficulty, with more than 250 events across more than 40 countries on six... more >>


REGIONALFOCUS1

On the Coast and in the Game

May 21, 2020

The Mid-Atlantic region is a melting pot of large cities, rich history, diverse cultures, bustling seaside boardwalks, rolling countryside and... 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 >>


BCW

Host City Survey: An Overview of the Impact of COVID-19 on Sports Events

April 6, 2020

The COVID-19 outbreak has taken the world by surprise and has brought great strain upon all parts of society, including cities and organizations... more >>


UNC_Asheville

An Economic Study of the Richmond Hill Disc Golf Course

April 1, 2020

The data collected from this study provides helpful information for making decisions, such as expected levels of course use and how to fund... 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 >>


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