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Phase Two: Millennial Running Study

Event owners wishing to recruit Millennials need to know them better. This explains their incentives for participation in running events.


NFHS Annual High School Athletics Participation Survey

The annual survey of sports participation in high schools across the U.S. shows increased participation over the 2014-2015 school year.


Recreational Fishing as Tourism

In addition to being an outdoor recreation activity for residents in each state, fishing can certainly be considered a form of tourism


2013 Super Bowl Visitor Study and Economic Impact

During the week prior to the big game in 2013, there was a substantial economic impact in the New Orleans metro area.


The 2016 North American Camping Report

This report shows more minorities participating in camping which researchers say could lead to more participation in outdoor sports.


Implementing Good Governance Principles in Sports Organizations: The Game Changer

The events of the past 12 months have brought negative attention to sports. How can sports rebuild itself through good governance?


Formal Sports Political Power Index

The NOC and Sports Confederation of Denmark (DIF) made an investigation into formal sports political power between all nations.


Millennial Running Study

A study of Millennials, those born between 1980 and 2000, to find out which running and road sports events interest them, and why.


Report: Tokyo's High-Level Principles for Sustainable Olympic and Paralympic Games

Tokyo has released its report on the plan to create a sustainable and eco-friendly 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.


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.