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Basketball
Article | May 30, 2018
Slam Dunk: 2019 Final Four Expected to Generate Economic Impact of $142M   

The city of Minneapolis is expecting another tourism windfall next year with the 2019 NCAA Men’s Final Four, which is coming to U.S. Bank Stadium... More>>



Preakness
Article | May 30, 2018
Will the Preakness Stay in Baltimore? Place Your Bets   

While Baltimore considers the Preakness Stakes a rite of spring, its home of Pimlico Race Course is showing its age so badly that it’s considered a... More>>



Global
Article | May 30, 2018
Event Owners Can Leverage Benefits of Global Running Day   

It’s no secret that one of the most popular, user-friendly sports events is anything running-based. Another no-brainer is the fact that spring and... More>>



GDPR
Article | May 30, 2018
Can a New Computer Records Regulation in the EU Affect Sports Event Owners? (Spoiler: Yes)   

At the end of last week, the General Data Protection Regulation, or GDPR, went into effect in the European Union. What is it, how does it impact... More>>



Golfs
Article | May 30, 2018
Inside Events: LPGA*USGA Girls Golf   

In an age where multiple sports options exist, getting the next generation involved in golf has long been a challenge – and girls are the most... More>>



GAISF
Article | May 30, 2018
Losing the Fight, World Combat Games Shelved for Another Three Years   

The experience of trying to put on the World Combat Games could best be characterized as a fight. The Games, an international multi-sport festival... More>>



Perspectives1
Article | May 29, 2018
Pulling Together All the Pieces for Maximum Economic Impact   

The bottom line – or bottom dollar – can elevate or deflate a sporting event’s success. Sports event planners are pulled in a million... More>>



SportsOutlook1
Article | May 24, 2018
Triathlon: A Snapshot of the Sport   

After experiencing an extended period of growth from 1995-2013, USA Triathlon’s participation numbers have decreased slightly in recent years.... More>>



ServiceSolutions1
Article | May 24, 2018
Sports Management Degrees: What’s Really Important?   

Although not every sports fan can go on to have a great sports management career, it does not mean they are doomed to sit on the sidelines forever.... More>>



BusinessDev1
Article | May 24, 2018
Creating an Experience that Keeps Athletes Coming Back   

All event organizers want the same things: a well-run event (it goes without saying this means one without any unpleasant surprises) and good... More>>



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