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TCS_NYCityMarathon

TCS NYC Marathon Releases Details of Event

October 16, 2018

The TCS New York City Marathon runs on Sunday, November 4, 2018, with an elite field of runners to attract media attention. more >>


USA_Bobsled

Changes Coming to Bobsled Events for Winter Season

October 15, 2018

Racing and training events in women's monobob have been announced for the 2018-2019 winter season. more >>


GAPRelay

GAP Trail Relay Coming to Pennsylvania

October 11, 2018

P3R (Pittsburgh Three Rivers Marathon) and the Allegheny Trail Association (ATA) present the inaugural GAP Trail Relay, October 12-13, 2018. more >>


NYCMarathon

New York City Marathon Releases Details of Event, Top Contenders

October 10, 2018

Defending New York City Marathon champion, Shalene Flanagan, is going to have plenty of competition in NYC this November 4. more >>



Pittsburgh

VisitPITTSBURGH CMO Receives Destination Management Executive Designation

September 24, 2018

Tom Loftus, chief marketing officer for VisitPITTSBURGH, has earned the Certified Destination Management Executive (CDME) designation. more >>


Erie

Ben Huggler Named Event Services Manager of Erie Sports Commission

September 4, 2018

The Erie Sports Commission announced Ben Huggler as its new event services manager. Huggler’s appointment began July 1. more >>


PASports

Sertz Elected to Lead PA Sports Organization Erie Sports Commission Executive Leads Sports Tourism Agency

July 2, 2018

Ron Sertz has been elected to serve as Chairman of Pennsylvania Sports, the lead agency for sports tourism in Pennsylvania. more >>


USTAq

USTA Announces Statue of Althea Gibson on US Open Grounds

May 29, 2018

The USTA will commission a statue to commemorate tennis legend and American pioneer Althea Gibson on the grounds of the US Open. more >>



Lackawanna

Lackawanna County: The Sweet Spot for Sports

October 1, 2018

At Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, we’re outstanding in our field – and our fields are equally outstanding. In fact, in Northeastern... more >>


VintageCars

Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix Wins Economic Impact Award

November 29, 2017

When the Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix (PVGP) took to the streets of Pittsburgh this past July, it marked the 35th consecutive year that the... more >>


Chester

Chester County, Pennsylvania: Charming Scenery, Non-Stop Sports Action

September 4, 2017

Chester County’s Brandywine Valley is just a short drive from the high energy, on-the-go mentality of downtown Philadelphia. And while those... more >>


Destination Spotlights

New Jersey: A State of Cycling Passion Case study | June 30, 2010
New Jersey: A State of Cycling Passion   

By: Andrea Johnson

Anyone who knows competitive cycling knows that no one crosses the finish line first without a supportive, cohesive team behind them. That's why you... More>>


Long Island, New York Case study | December 31, 2009
Long Island, New York - Carrying On a Long Sports Tradition   

By: Jennifer Alten

The name "Long Island" refers to the area's geography, obviously, but it also works well to describe its history of sports. While the region might... More>>


White Papers

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>>


SFIA Whitepaper | October 1, 2013
SFIA Report: The Journey of Sports Participation in America   

A report from the Sports Fitness Industry Association detailing sports participation in the U.S. and the resulting economic impact. More>>


LA Sports Whitepaper | August 2, 2013
Economic Impact Study of Sports in Los Angeles   

Economic impact report on sports in the Los Angeles area, compiled by LA Sports and the LA Chamber of Commerce. More>>



Print

Articles

Embezzlement Article | October 17, 2018
Rash of Embezzlements Driving Push for Transparency in Youth Sports

By: Michael Popke

After a Little League administrator embezzled funds, a New Jersey lawmaker has initiated legislation designed to bring more transparency to youth...   More>>


blank Article | September 14, 2018
Gymnastics Takes Flight

By: Tracey Schelmetic

Gymnastics is seemingly impervious to the ever-changing popularity curves in the economy. Clubs across the country are flourishing and the sport...   More>>


blank Article | September 14, 2018
In the Water Business

By: Michael Popke

Swimming pools are awesome and you can host a lot of sporting events in them. But with so much water out there — in rivers, lakes and oceans —...   More>>


blank Article | September 13, 2018
Outstanding Facilities: No Matter Where it Plays Out, the Venues are in Here

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

No matter what they’re looking for – diamonds, courts, rinks, fields, tracks, trails or anything else – all planners have one thing in common:...   More>>



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