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The Economic Impact of the Florida Sports Industry

This 2017 research report provides a detailed description of the economic impact of various sports upon the State of Florida.


Worldwide Forecast of Fitness Trends for 2018

Which exercise programs are going to be big, and how will they feed into sports events? A new survey from ACSM provides clues.


Special Report on Fishing in 2017: Trends, Participation and More

With 1.5 million more participants than the previous year, fishing now has more than 47 million Americans hooked, according to a report.


2016-2017 High School Athletics Participation Survey

For the 28th year, participation in high school sports increased, as tracked by the National Federation of State High School Associations.


45 Years of Title IX: The Status of Women in Intercollegiate Athletics

In conjunction with the 45th anniversary of Title IX, the NCAA office of inclusion has released a new report.


The Economic Impact of the 2015 Preakness Stakes on the Maryland Economy

This research report includes visitor spending and job creation as a result of the 2015 Preakness Stakes in Maryland


The Economic Impact Analysis of a Youth Softball World Series

A report on the economic impact of a youth sports event.


Rio: The Legacy - A report by the International Olympic Committee

The IOC has a released a report, showcasing the ways Rio was "made a better place" by the presence of the 2016 Summer Games.


Taking the Field: Advancing Energy and Water Efficiency in Sports Venues

The document looks at ways U.S. sports venues can make a positive ecological impact by reducing their energy and water use.


Economic Contributions of Recreational Fishing: U.S. Congressional Districts

Recreational fishing brings a myriad of economic benefits to communities throughout the U.S. This report breaks them down by district.