Whitepapers


NFHS
Whitepaper | May 20, 2020
Guidance for Opening Up High School Athletics and Activities   

The National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) has created this document as guidance on how state associations can consider... More>>



ESA
Whitepaper | May 18, 2020
The Event Safety Alliance Reopening Guide   

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
Whitepaper | May 1, 2020
Growth of the U.S. Outdoor Recreation Economy   

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
Whitepaper | April 6, 2020
Host City Survey: An Overview of the Impact of COVID-19 on Sports Events   

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
Whitepaper | April 1, 2020
An Economic Study of the Richmond Hill Disc Golf Course   

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



NewZoo
Whitepaper | March 1, 2020
Global Games Report: 2019   

This report examines the esports industry, including audience consumption, economic impact and predictions for the future. More>>



RunningReport
Whitepaper | February 1, 2020
The State of Running 2019   

This is the first mapping of Global running participation. The analysis covers 107.9 million race results from more than 70 thousand events from 1986... More>>



LA_EDC
Whitepaper | January 1, 2020
Sports in Los Angeles and Orange Counties: An Economic Development Analysis   

In 2018, the sports industry in greater Los Angeles generated considerable economic activity by adding $6.2 billion in economic output and supporting... More>>



BowlingGreen
Whitepaper | December 1, 2019
The Motivation of Seniors: Why They Participate in the Senior Games   

It is well known that physical exercise can promote individuals' healthy lifestyles and physical condition, and many research studies have been done... More>>



ACSM
Whitepaper | November 1, 2019
ACSM Worldwide Survey of Fitness Trends   

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>>



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