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Sports Destination Management Announces 2019 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism

November 4, 2019

Sports Destination Management has announced the 2019 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism. Learn who they are here. more >>


USA_BMX

USA BMX Planning Groundbreaking on New Facility

November 12, 2019

USA BMX announces the groundbreaking ceremony to signify the construction of the new USA BMX Corporate Headquarters in Tulsa, OK. more >>


Cowtown

Cowtown Marathon's Special Guest, Jeff Galloway, to Bring Extra Interest to Fort Worth Event

November 12, 2019

The Cowtown Marathon hosts Olympian and author Jeff Galloway as guest speaker twice in conjunction with this year’s Cowtown events. more >>


Bassmaster

B.A.S.S. Announces Expanded Nation Schedule for 2020

November 12, 2019

A big week for the TNT Fireworks B.A.S.S. Nation got even better as B.A.S.S. announced an expanded Nation schedule for 2020. more >>


ChallengeDaytona

'Daytona Under the Lights' Pro Tri Event to be Hosted at Challenge Daytona

November 12, 2019

The 2019 Challenge Daytona triathlon has unveiled a new ‘Daytona Distance Under the Lights’ format for the professional field. more >>



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Sports Destination Management Announces the 2019 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism

November 4, 2019

Sports Destination Management proudly introduces the 2019 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism. more >>


Aldi

ALDI Announces Partnership with Heartland Soccer Association

November 11, 2019

ALDI and the Heartland Soccer Association are proud to announce their renewed partnership for the 2019 fall soccer season. more >>


IMG

IMG ARENA to Distribute Official PGA TOUR Scoring Data in North America

November 11, 2019

The PGA TOUR and IMG ARENA expanded their agreement for the distribution of TOUR’s official scoring data to betting operators. more >>


CentralPA

Central Pennsylvania Convention & Visitors Bureau Announces Retirement of Shirley Smith

November 11, 2019

Central Pennsylvania Convention & Visitors Bureau has announced the retirement of long-time Sales Director Shirley Smith. more >>


SportsPittsburgh

Kramer Tabbed Senior Development Manager for SportsPITTSBURGH

November 11, 2019

Jennifer Hawkins, executive director of SportsPITTSBURGH, announced the hiring of Dana (Collins) Kramer as senior development manager. more >>



IndustryLeadershipLeadIn

Introducing the 2019 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism

November 1, 2019

The legendary coach, Pat Summitt, said it best: “Teamwork is what makes common people capable of uncommon results.” Meet this year’s award... more >>


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USA Ultimate

November 1, 2019

Once known as Ultimate Frisbee, the game of Ultimate is flourishing nationwide at the club and league level, in colleges, in cities and even on the... more >>


Regional1

In the Heartland, Ready to Host

November 1, 2019

The Midwest has long been favored by residents and tourists alike for its diverse geography, affordability and friendly residents. America’s... more >>


MultiSportRodeo1

Rodeo Roundup

November 1, 2019

Is any sport as uniquely American – and as wildly popular – as rodeo? From roping and riding to racing and reining, venues are welcoming in the... more >>


MultiSportEquestrian1

Varied and Victorious, Equestrian Sports are Riding High

November 1, 2019

Whether at the highest levels with world-class horses and riders, or at the state, local and regional levels, where the sport has a devoted youth... 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 >>


WomensRunning

New Research: Women's Running Report

October 1, 2019

The Women’s Running 2018 Audience Study offers a wealth of market research on America’s fast-growing audience of women runners. more >>


RunSignUp

Race Trends: Annual Statistical Report

September 1, 2019

Do sign-up apps actually help generate increased registration for sports events? This report uses RunSignup’s registration data from the past four... more >>


ASA_Fishing

The Economic Contributions of Recreational Fishing

August 1, 2019

Recreational fishing has a significant economic impact on communities throughout the U.S. But what does that really mean? The American... 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 >>



FITTEAM

Play Where Champions Play

November 5, 2019

At The Palm Beaches, sports organizers find a welcoming environment and premier facilities for all levels of play. Combine that with a comfortable... more >>


Snohomish

Play PNW Sports: Snohomish County, Washington

November 4, 2019

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


PanamaCityBrach

It’s a Whole New Ball Game in Panama City Beach, Florida

October 28, 2019

With 27 miles of sugar white sand, turquoise waters and a plethora of options on-site and off-site, your players and teams will be able to play their... more >>


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Burlington, Washington: Where the Grass is Greener

October 28, 2019

Burlington, Washington, situated between islands, mountains – and even Canada – is the greener side of the PNW, where tulips and daffodils bloom... more >>


WicomicoHPAC

Play Between the Beach and the Bay in Wicomico County, Maryland

September 19, 2019

Located between the Atlantic Ocean and the Chesapeake Bay, Wicomico County is an ideal place for families to enjoy while here for tournaments and... more >>


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Does the use of homeshares (Airbnb, VRBO, etc.) significantly affect the lodging economy at sports events?
Yes, I think it makes a significant difference
No, I don't think so
I think it depends on the event and the athlete
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Hawaii Convention Center Case study | August 6, 2019
Hawai‘i Convention Center Offers Pacific Paradise for Sports   

By: Michael Popke

Just as appealing as the Hawai‘i Convention Center’s location in a tropical paradise is the fact that events do not have to bring flooring or... More>>


DSCedarPoint Case study | October 31, 2019
At Cedar Point Sports Center, it’s All About Sports Like No Other   

By: Judy Leand

Over the years, Cedar Point has thrilled visitors as “The Roller Coaster Capital of the World.” And in December 2019, it will be unveiling an... More>>


blank Case study | October 30, 2019
The Future Is Now for Nebraska’s Capital City   

By: Michael Popke

Lincoln has established a reputation for itself as a prime sports destination, boasting Midwestern hospitality, a small-town feel and excellent... More>>


blank Case study | September 4, 2019
‘City for Champions’ Project Taking Olympic City USA to New Levels   

By: Michael Popke

No other destination in the U.S. is as deserving of the nickname “Olympic City USA” as Colorado Springs, Colorado. Want proof? It is home of the... More>>


blank Case study | September 4, 2019
Tucson Emerges as Major Destination for Sports and Fun in the Sun   

By: Michael Popke

Tucson, a city of about 530,000 residents in Southern Arizona and located in the heart of the Sonoran Desert, was expected to host 50 sporting events... More>>



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