Whitepapers


COSki
Whitepaper | January 1, 2016
Economic Study Reveals Ski Industry’s $4.8 Billion Annual Impact to Colorado   

Colorado Ski Country USA and Vail Resorts, Inc. announced an economic impact study of the state's skiing and snowboarding industry. More>>



ACSM
Whitepaper | December 1, 2015
Worldwide Survey of Fitness Trends for 2016   

The American College of Sports Medicine has released its annual survey detailing the fitness trends for the coming year. More>>



NPR
Whitepaper | November 1, 2015
Sports and Health in America: Research and Reports   

Does activity in childhood translate into continued activity throughout adulthood? New research has some surprising conclusions. More>>



HiLo_GCSAA
Whitepaper | October 1, 2015
Tourism Economics: Economic Impact of the Coachella Valley Golf Industry   

An economic study commissioned by the Hi-Lo Desert GCSA shows golf brings at least a $1.1 billion economic impact to California's Coachella Valley. More>>



Football
Whitepaper | September 1, 2015
Super Bowl or Super (Hyper)bole? Assessing the Economic Impact of America’s Premier Sports Event   

The NFL has used the promise of an economic windfall to entice cities to bid for the Super Bowl. But the result is less than is often estimated. More>>



RunningUSA
Whitepaper | August 1, 2015
State of the Sport: U.S. Race Trends   

After experiencing 300% growth from 1990-2013, running event finishers in 2014 remains nearly consistent with the all-time record set in 2013. More>>



GCSAA
Whitepaper | July 1, 2015
The Drought in California: Its Effect on Golf Courses   

The drought in California has affected golf courses, as well as the golf economy as a whole. This paper shows an interesting breakdown. More>>



sportsnleisureresearchgroup
Whitepaper | June 1, 2015
Sports Travel Marketing and Implications   

The importance of the non-affluent sports traveler to the economy of the leisure market. More>>



US_TravelAssn
Whitepaper | May 1, 2015
Economic Report: Travel Means Jobs   

Travel plays a critical role in the US economy. From sports and business that bring income to cities, to jobs created, travel is an economic driver. More>>



RunningUSA
Whitepaper | April 1, 2015
2014 State of the Sport - Part III: U.S. Race Trends   

This report tracks trends for U.S. running events in 2013; includes non-traditional races, half-marathons, women's events and more. More>>



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