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NHL Announces Comeback

May 28, 2020

The NHL announced a 24-team playoff format, beginning in early June. more >>


ErieFinal4

2021 NCAA Women’s Frozen Four® Logo Unveiled

May 26, 2020

Mercyhurst University and Mercyhurst University Athletics and Erie Sports Commission unveiled the 2021 NCAA Women’s Frozen Four® logo. more >>


USGA

Golf's US Open Prepares for an Unusual Year

May 22, 2020

Originally scheduled for June 18-21, the tournament has been postponed until Sept. 17-20 at Winged Foot in Mamaroneck, New York. more >>


TransplantGames

Donate Life Transplant Games Have Been Rescheduled for July 2021

May 22, 2020

The 2020 Donate Life Transplant Games have officially been rescheduled for July 16-21, 2021. more >>


ButlerCo

Butler County Announces Rescheduled Motorcycle Event

May 19, 2020

Butler County’s new event, “Butler Bikes & BBQ” at the Butler Farm Show Grounds ,has been rescheduled to September 17-20. more >>



Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh Hospitality Community Comes Together to Offer Additional Benefits to Business Events that Will Actualize in 2020

May 28, 2020

MeetPITTSBURGH, announced that clients with 2020 events will feel more comfortable when it comes to health and safety procedures. more >>


VisitPittsburghChair

VisitPITTSBURGH Wins Prestigious Ragan PR Daily Award

May 26, 2020

VisitPITTSBURGH claimed the Ragan’s PR Daily Awards top prize in the Hospitality, Travel or Tourism Campaign category. more >>


Pittsburgh

Jasper Named Pittsburgh Chapter Supplier of the Year

May 4, 2020

The MPI Pittsburgh Chapter has awarded the Supplier of the Year to Angie Jasper, CMP, of the David L. Lawrence Convention Center. more >>


Bassmaster

B.A.S.S. Names Top Student Athletes To 2020 Bassmaster High School All-State Fishing Team

April 27, 2020

Outstanding high school anglers from across the country have been named to the 2020 Bassmaster High School All-State Fishing Team. more >>


Erie

Erie Sports Commission Announces Annual Event Award Winners

April 13, 2020

The Erie Sports Commission presented seven awards when it hosted its annual Sports Tourism Awards. more >>



Cycling

Lehigh Valley, PA Offers Top Athletic and Entertainment Options

January 22, 2020

From wide open fields to state-of-the-art indoor facilities, Lehigh Valley is the perfect destination for your next event. Located just 60 minutes... more >>


Cycing

Lehigh Valley, PA, Offers Top Athletic and Entertainment Options

February 18, 2019

From wide-open fields to state-of-the-art indoor facilities, Lehigh Valley is the perfect destination for your next event. Located just 60 minutes... 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 >>


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>>


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>>


Articles

TripleCrownShowdown Article | May 13, 2020
Organizers Scrambling to Avoid a Year Without a Triple Crown

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

With the Kentucky Derby moving to the end of the summer (and increasingly being nicknamed the “Labor Derby"), the question is when or even whether...   More>>


DroneSpray Article | May 13, 2020
Post-COVID Sports: Stadium Disinfecting Drones, Cardboard Spectators

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

What will sports look like in a post-COVID-19 era? While sports are announcing their comeback events, the spectator side is an example of...   More>>


BeachSoccer Article | May 13, 2020
Late Summer/Early Fall Being Targeted as Restart Date

By: Michael Popke

Is late summer when the industry will hit the restart button? While it’s impossible to say exactly when COVID-19 will cease to be a threat (and...   More>>


MiLB Article | April 29, 2020
Sources: "Assault on Hometown Baseball" a Done Deal

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Last year, the country learned of what became known as “the assault on hometown baseball,” or MLB’s proposal to cut 40 teams from the minors....   More>>



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