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Article | January 12, 2021
NCAA Events Are Up for Bid: Get Back in the Game   

By: SDM Editorial Team

Want a quick and important bidding opportunity? Who doesn’t? How about one from the NCAA, to be hosted in spring of 2021? A number of events are...more >>


Article | March 25, 2020
Up for Bids and Open for Business: US Youth Soccer Taking Bids for 2022 Championship Events   

By: SDM Editorial Team

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.


Article | March 16, 2020
Up for Bids: The NAIA 2021 and 2022 Football Championships   

By: SDM Editorial Team

Want something to look forward to, long after this uncertainty passes? The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics has opened the bid...more >>


Article | June 28, 2017
CBS This Morning Interviews SDM Editor about the Economic Impact of Sports Tourism   

By: SDM Editorial Team

SDM’s readers already know the benefits a successful sports event can have on the host community’s economy. This month, however, the nation got...more >>


Article | February 3, 2016
San Francisco Expected to Net $220M from Super Bowl   

By: SDM Editorial Team

The economic impact of Super Bowl 50 on the San Francisco area is estimated at more than $220 million.


Article | January 28, 2016
Breaking: FIDE Needs New Host for World Schools Chess Championship    

By: SDM Editorial Team

A new host is needed for the World Schools Chess Championship after cancellation of the event in Tunisia amid security concerns.


Article | April 29, 2015
United States Specialty Sports Association   

By: SDM Editorial Team

From its earliest days as a slow-pitch softball organization, USSSA has grown to serve over 3.7 million participants, competing in 13 nationally...more >>


Article | October 3, 2018
Last Call for SDM’s Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism Awards Program   

By: SDM Editorial Team

Last call! Sports Destination Management reminds its readers to nominate their events for its 2018 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism...more >>


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Article | April 20, 2016
Big-Picture Thinking: New Arenas Boast Huge Video Boards   

By: Tracey Schelmetic

The Minnesota Timerwolves obviously see the big picture, or more likely, their fans will. The 4,300-square-foot video board has set a new benchmark...more >>


Article | April 20, 2016
Climbing in Popularity, a Potential Olympic Sport Forges Alliances   

By: Tracey Schelmetic

As decision time nears for the five sports being considered for Olympic inclusion, one is working on forging alliances with affiliated organizations...more >>


Article | April 18, 2016
Pittsburgh Officials Propose Hotel Tax Hike to Fund Sports Commission   

By: Tracey Schelmetic

Pittsburgh would like to bring a Super Bowl to town. And for that, it says, it needs a sports commission. Currently, the CVB, VisitPittsburgh wears a...more >>


Article | April 18, 2016
Akron Creates Dedicated Sports Alliance Economic Development Group   

By: Tracey Schelmetic

Following the example of many cities that are setting up dedicated sports tourism organizations separate from their primary economic development...more >>


Article | April 6, 2016
Infrastructure Limitations Threaten Cuba’s Tourist Potential   

By: Tracey Schelmetic

While Cuba may be the hottest, hippest destination around, it’s not making things easy for tourists. A lack of infrastructure has left the country...more >>


Article | April 6, 2016
Report: Golf Adds $6 Billion Annually to the UK Economy   

By: Tracey Schelmetic

It’s not a coincidence that the Patron Saint of Scotland, Saint Andrew, is also the Patron Saint of golf. He might also be the patron saint of...more >>


Article | March 23, 2016
Economy-Minus Class Getting Minus-Lukewarm Reception   

By: Tracey Schelmetic

As value-added costs of flying, airlines are marketing even more no-frills ways of flying. The latest example to hit the airwaves is the addition of...more >>


Article | March 23, 2016
Wrestling with Problems, e-Sports Sets Goal of Global Expansion   

By: Tracey Schelmetic

Today, ESPN. Tomorrow, the world, or at least the Pacific Rim. While e-sports continues its explosive growth, it lacks the ability to organize...more >>


Article | March 23, 2016
Dubai Announces World’s First Future Sports Games   

By: Tracey Schelmetic

What kind of sports does the future hold? Drone racing? Robot soccer? That’s the question being asked in advance of December of 2017, when the...more >>


Article | March 23, 2016
If Sports Complex is Going to Fly, a Pro Team Needs to Land First   

By: Tracey Schelmetic

The site of the former Indianapolis International Airport terminal may be transformed into a sports complex (including two hotels) if developer...more >>


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