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USA Rugby Announces Launch of World Cup Bid

October 21, 2021

USA Rugby has launched its bid to host the Men’s Rugby World Cup in 2027 or 2031 and the Women’s Rugby World Cup in 2029. more >>


ValleyForge

Valley Forge Announces Holiday Events

October 21, 2021

The Valley Forge Tourism & Convention Board announces special holiday activities in the form of its Tinseltown events. more >>


Warrior

Warrior Soccer Debuts Spook-Tacular Fall

October 19, 2021

The Warrior Soccer Tour pulls back the curtain on a spook-tacular fall with events in October, November and December - and even beyond. more >>


WIFFLEBALL

National Wiffle® Ball Champion to be Crowned in October

October 15, 2021

This isn’t your backyard Wiffle®Ball game. more >>


USRowing

USRowing Announces Training Camps for Athletes

October 15, 2021

While COVID-19 forced the postponement of the 2020 Olympics, the 2021 World Rowing Championships will go on as planned this fall. more >>



Albany

Albany Capital Center Awarded GBAC STAR

October 25, 2021

The Albany Capital Center has been awarded the GBAC STAR accreditation. more >>


Farmers

Farmers Insurance to Sponsor APGA

October 11, 2021

Farmers Insurance® and the Advocates Professional Golf Association Tour announced the APGA Tour Farmers Insurance® Fall Series. more >>


Pittsburgh

VisitPITTSBURGH Names Andrew Ortale New Chief Sales Officer

October 4, 2021

VisitPITTSBURGH President & CEO Jerad Bachar announced that Andrew Ortale has been named the Chief Sales Officer. more >>


USA_Bobsled

USA Bobsled/Skeleton Announces New Partnership

September 27, 2021

USA Bobsled/Skeleton Foundation (USABSF) announced a partnership with the New York State Society of Orthopaedic Surgeons (NYSSOS). more >>


VisitPittsburgh

VisitPITTSBURGH Announces the State is Open for Business

May 17, 2021

Pittsburgh is open for business, and VisitPITTSBURGH looks forward to welcoming group travel back to the region. 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

Economies Whitepaper | May 1, 2021
The Impact of the New York City Marathon on Hotel Demand   

Daily hotel data is employed, along with information on prices, revenue, demand and hotel occupancy, to analyze part of the local economic impact of... 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>>


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>>


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

blank Article | May 12, 2021
Bringing Fans Back to the Stands

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Just like the rebound itself, spectator numbers in sports events are, well, all over the map. But everyone agrees fans are essential.   More>>


blank Article | May 12, 2021
Affordable, Attractive and Accessible, the Mid-Atlantic Wins the Hosting Game

By: Cindy Cantrell

The Mid-Atlantic region invites visitors to explore its rich history, vibrant downtowns, arts and culture, family-friendly attractions and natural...   More>>


CFLXFL Article | April 26, 2021
What Could an XFL/CFL Co-Op Mean for Football Destinations?

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Just as March got underway, the rumblings began of the potential for the XFL and the CFL (Canada’s version of the NFL) to work together. The fact...   More>>


SeniorSoftball Article | March 29, 2021
While Some Sports Wait to Take the Field, Senior Softball is Going Strong

By: Michael Popke

While much of the attention on the comeback of organized sports has been paid to the professional, college and youth levels, another demographic...   More>>



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