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USA Triathlon Announces Events in 2021 Paratriathlon Development Race Series

April 16, 2021

USA Triathlon announced the four events that will make up the 2021 Paratriathlon Development Race Series. more >>


EugeneMarathon

Eugene Marathon Announces Format Change

April 15, 2021

After careful consideration, the 2021 Eugene Marathon will shift to a fully virtual event. more >>


USL

USL Championship Welcomes Oakland Roots for 2021 Season

April 14, 2021

The United Soccer League announced Oakland Roots Sports Club will be a member of the USL Championship beginning in the 2021 season. more >>


LPGA

Kapolei Golf Club to Host LOTTE Championship

April 12, 2021

The LPGA and LOTTE announced that Kapolei Golf Club in Hawaii will host the ninth edition of the LOTTE Championship in 2021. more >>


SnoCoGymn

Snohomish is Back on the Scene with USA Gymnastics Event

April 9, 2021

USA Gymnastics Washington 2021 XCEL Gold/Platinum/ Diamond State Championship is at Angel Of The Winds Arena on April 10-11. more >>



Visit_TriCities

Visit Tri-Cities Launches Virtual Tour of Tri-Cities for an Immersive 360-Degree Experience

April 2, 2021

Visit Tri-Cities has partnered with SkyNav, an immersive virtual marketing platform, to launch an exciting 360-degree tour of the Tri-Cities. more >>


Troon

Troon Announces Venues Honored with Golfweek Article

March 22, 2021

52 Troon-affiliated courses have been named to Golfweek’s “Ultimate Guide of Best Courses” for 2021. more >>


Troon

Troon Announces Courses Winning International Honors

March 8, 2021

Troon® announced 49 of its brand-affiliated courses were named to Golfweek’s list of “Ultimate Guide of Best Courses” for 2021. more >>


Placer

Charlie Gardner Appointed GM for @the Grounds

March 1, 2021

With a vision of establishing a “first-class venue," Charlie Gardner has stepped into the role of general manager of @the Grounds. more >>


PlacerValley

Charlie Gardner to Serve as GM for @The Grounds in Placer Valley

February 8, 2021

With a goal of a “first-class venue” and contributing to the continued success of Placer Valley, Charlie Gardner takes the reins. more >>



Spartan

Play PNW Sports-Snohomish County, Washington

February 16, 2021

Snohomish County is in northwest Washington State, nestled between the sparkling blue waters of Puget Sound and the rugged, snow-capped peaks of the... more >>


Snohomish

Welcome to PNW Sports! Snohomish County, Washington

December 15, 2020

Though our “pause” button is on with holding sports events, we would like to let you know that we are here, preparing to bring sports events back... more >>


PNW

Dedication. It’s How We Do Things.

September 1, 2020

Welcome to PNW Sports! Snohomish County, Washington, where dedication to your successful event is our badge of honor. more >>


LRWASHINGTON

Location Review: Snohomish County, Washington

September 1, 2020

Welcome to PNW Sports! Snohomish County, Washington, where dedication to your successful event is our badge of honor. Located in northwest Washington... more >>


HP

Featured Destination: Snohomish County, Washington

May 6, 2020

Though our “pause” button is on, we want you to know we are here, preparing to bring sports events back to Snohomish County when the time comes.... more >>


White Papers

LA_EDC Whitepaper | January 1, 2020
Sports in Los Angeles and Orange Counties: An Economic Development Analysis   

In 2018, the sports industry in greater Los Angeles generated considerable economic activity by adding $6.2 billion in economic output and supporting... More>>


HiLo_GCSAA Whitepaper | October 1, 2015
Tourism Economics: Economic Impact of the Coachella Valley Golf Industry   

An economic study commissioned by the Hi-Lo Desert GCSA shows golf brings at least a $1.1 billion economic impact to California's Coachella Valley. More>>


GCSAA Whitepaper | July 1, 2015
The Drought in California: Its Effect on Golf Courses   

The drought in California has affected golf courses, as well as the golf economy as a whole. This paper shows an interesting breakdown. 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>>


Destination Spotlights

TriCities Case study | December 17, 2019
Southeastern Washington State’s Dry Region Providing Year-Round Athletic Opportunities   

By: Michael Popke

There’s a dry desert region in the Pacific Northwest (yes, really). It has plenty of space for water sports, sports fields that stay green all... More>>


blank Case study | September 2, 2019
Hawai‘i Convention Center Offers Pacific Paradise for Sports   

By: Michael Popke

When the Hawai’i Convention Center’s management decided to help sports event owners find their way to the island, they knew they had to offer... More>>


blank Case study | February 28, 2019
Orange County’s Great Park Continues Epic Evolution   

By: Michael Popke

In the early days of 2019, the new Great Park Ice facility opened in Irvine, California, with a series of public skates that provided a preview of... More>>


Articles

AdaptiveSports Article | February 25, 2021
Economic Impact of Adapted Sport Events Could Exceed $80 Million

By: Michael Popke

A new study has indicated that one of the biggest growth markets in sports tourism is that related to adapted sports and parasports, with the...   More>>


Modstateline Article | February 25, 2021
California Event Owners Showcase Safety for Lawmakers

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

A coalition of California’s sports event owners has been working behind the scenes to restore business and recently made a major step toward...   More>>


WorldCup Article | January 30, 2021
FIFA Hoping to Make 2026 World Cup Host Announcements by End of Year

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The wait for the official announcement of U.S. host cities for the 2026 World Cup has certainly seemed interminable and it just got a little longer....   More>>


HSFootball Article | January 29, 2021
Lawsuit Filed to Try to Force Youth Sports to Play

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Youth sports, crucial to the economic vitality of cities, continue to be a casualty of COVID, especially in states where the caseload is so high as...   More>>



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