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Top Bass Anglers Headed for Monroe, Tennessee

October 23, 2020

The 2020 Toyota Series Central Division will wrap up its season in Monroe, Tennessee, Oct. 29-31, with the Toyota Series at Dale Hollow Lake. more >>


MajorLeagueFishing

Major League Fishing Announces 2021 Bass Pro Tour Schedule

October 22, 2020

Major League Fishing announced today the 2021 MLF Bass Pro Tour schedule, showcasing the best bass anglers in the top US fisheries. more >>


Paducah

Indoor Sports Facility in Paducah's Convention Center is Safely Open and Hosting Events

October 21, 2020

The new indoor sports courts at the Paducah-McCracken County Convention & Expo Center are open and hosting sporting events. more >>


MLF_Big5

Major League Fishing Announces Details of 2021 Phoenix Bass Fishing League

October 21, 2020

Major League Fishing announced today all information regarding the 2021 Phoenix Bass Fishing League presented by T-H Marine. more >>


Bassmaster

Anglers Ready to Head for Alabama's Neely Henry Lake

October 21, 2020

The season’s first big cooling trend may be just what Neely Henry Lake needs for anglers competing in the Bassmaster Central Open. more >>



WBHOF

WBHOF Announces New AAU Exhibit Area

October 12, 2020

A new exhibit in the WBHOF will recognize the AAU’s vital role in advancing the development of women’s and girls’ basketball in the United... more >>


WorldGames

The World Games Announces Addition of Football to Line-Up of Sports

September 28, 2020

The first edition of The World Games on American soil since 1981 has added a familiar sport to its lineup, and in a college football town. more >>


Bassmaster

Clear Lake Named Best Bass Fishery Of The Past Decade

August 31, 2020

Since 2012, Bassmaster Magazine has released annual rankings of the country’s best bass fisheries. more >>


SFASFM

City of Morristown Selects Sports Facilities Management (SFM) as Outsourced Community Center Operator

August 17, 2020

The City of Morristown has selected SFM as the outsourced operator for their $36 million Community Fitness and Aquatics Center. more >>


GulfShroes

The Airport Authority and City of Gulf Shores to Build Air Traffic Control Tower Facility at Jack Edwards National Airport (JKA)

July 6, 2020

The Gulf Shores City Council and Gulf Shores Airport Authority approved an FAA grant in the amount of $5,374,830. more >>



Rockytop

Compete at a Higher Level in Gatlinburg, Tennessee

November 14, 2019

Offering tournament planners, coaches, teams and spectators a one-of-a-kind sporting event, Rocky Top Sports World adds the backdrop of the Great... more >>


PrimImage

Game On In The Sports Capital of Tennessee®

September 13, 2019

Rutherford County is a vibrant Southern community. Conveniently located and boasting first-rate facilities and award-winning services, Rutherford... more >>


Jaynes

Victory as Sweet as Our Tea

March 6, 2019

Take a vibrant, inviting Southern town like Columbia, Tennessee, paired with top-notch venues like Ridley Park Sports Complex and Chickasaw Trace... more >>


RutherfordMain

Game On in The Sports Capital of Tennessee®

May 29, 2018

This vibrant Southern community, conveniently located just 30 miles southeast of Nashville, Tennessee, includes the cities of Murfreesboro, Smyrna,... more >>


Ridgeland, Mississippi

Ridgeland, Mississippi...Sporty + Stylish...Inside + Out

March 20, 2018

Ridgeland is Mississippi’s premier cycling mecca and its best waterfront destination, but there’s so much more to discover and savor here.... more >>


White Papers

Auburn Whitepaper | March 1, 2018
Economic Value of the Tournament Black Bass Fishery on Lake Guntersville, Alabama   

Lake Guntersville, a well-known black bass fishery in the USA, attracts multiple tournaments. This study shows the economic impact of those events. More>>


SuccessfulMeetings Whitepaper | June 1, 2017
The Economic Impact Analysis of a Youth Softball World Series   

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


SageLogo Whitepaper | January 2, 2014
Effect of the 2011 World Cup on Soccer League Attendance   

The dramatic play of the American team in the 2011 Women’s World Cup tournament brought increased attendance to women’s soccer in the U.S. More>>


NCAABall Whitepaper | November 1, 2013
NCAA Sports Participation Trending Up   

Participation rates continue to rise as the number of student-athletes competing in NCAA sports reaches more than 463,000. More>>


Destination Spotlights

blank Case study | March 5, 2020
Sand Mountain Park and Amphitheater Ready to Provide ‘The Whole Experience’   

By: Michael Popke

City officials in Albertville, Alabama, knew a change was needed. That’s why, back in 2012, they began strategizing about ways to replace the... More>>


blank Case study | April 24, 2019
Sports Options, Venue Flexibility and Southern Hospitality Abound   

By: Michael Popke

In less than two years, this city of about 100,000 residents went from having few indoor or outdoor sports facilities for local youth sports teams to... More>>


blank Case study | May 30, 2018
A Winning Experience in the Smokies   

By: Peter Francesconi

Nestled in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains, the Sevierville, Tennessee, area is one of America’s favorite places to visit. In fact,... More>>


Articles

LaxCon Article | October 23, 2020
When Will the Expos, Fan Fests and Skill Clinics Restart?

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The announcement of NCAA championship sites stretching from 2022 to 2026 was exactly the welcome shot of confidence and optimism the industry has...   More>>


NCAA VB Article | October 23, 2020
Surprising Choices, Returns to Old Favorites for NCAA Championships

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

One of the most eagerly looked-forward-to site selection announcements of 2020 came down recently, and there’s a lot to be learned from it. With a...   More>>


InsideEvents Article | September 29, 2020
Inside Events: Kings Hammer Soccer

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Kings Hammer has become one of the most recognizable youth soccer clubs in the Midwestern United States, and has also recently expanded its...   More>>


FlagFootball Article | September 26, 2020
Five Sports Ready to Make Their Debut in Birmingham World Games

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Five sports are banking on Southern hospitality to help them grow – and event owners should be ready. The 2022 World Games in Birmingham, Alabama...   More>>



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