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IMG Unveils ESCAPE Aquathlon, Prior to Popular Escape From Alcatraz Tri

April 1, 2020

This year's triathlon is celebrating its 40th anniversary and a new event has been unveiled; however, it is not recommended for beginners. more >>


BandonDunes

Sheep Ranch at Bandon Dunes Golf Course Set for June 2020 Opening

March 31, 2020

Bandon Dunes Golf Resort in Oregon will open its fifth 18-hole course, Sheep Ranch, to the public in June 2020. more >>


USA_Tri

2020 Toyota USA Paratriathlon National Championships Returning to Long Beach

March 31, 2020

The 2020 Toyota USA Paratriathlon National Championships will return to Long Beach in conjunction with the second Legacy Triathlon. more >>


Eugene

2020 Oregon Sports Summit Scheduled for April

March 31, 2020

The Eugene, Cascades & Coast Sports Commission presents the 2020 Oregon Sports Summit conference on April 16, 2020 at the Valley River Inn. more >>


LaJolla

LaJolla Beach & Tennis Club Announces Hosting of Hard Court Championships

March 24, 2020

The La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club hosts two of the USTA's National Hard Court Championships from May 11 through May 17. more >>



USA_Triathlon

USA Triathlon Announces New Elected Officials

January 27, 2020

USA Triathlon announced that private equity specialist Henry J. Brandon III and Monica Paul (Dallas Sports Commission) as new elected directors. more >>


Pepsi

Pepsi Furthers Affiliation with Sports Industry in California

January 20, 2020

Pepsi and Frito-Lay are now the exclusive soft drink and salty snacks partners across SoFi Stadium and Hollywood Park. more >>


US_ClubSoccer

US Club Soccer Announces Eight New Clubs in Six States

November 25, 2019

US Club Soccer announced eight clubs have been approved as new Players First-licensed clubs, bringing the total to 82 clubs in 25 states. more >>


EnergyBars

Quantum Energy Squares Named Official Energy Bar For The 2019 Vega IRONMAN World Championship

September 30, 2019

Quantum Energy Squares will be the exclusive energy bar served to athletes on-course throughout the IRONMAN World Championship®. more >>


GoGolfKuai

Go Golf Kaua‘i Launches New Website

September 23, 2019

Go Golf Kaua‘i, a collection of Kaua‘i’s daily-fee and resort golf courses, has launched a new and improved website at www.gogolfkauai.com. more >>



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Play PNW Sports: Snohomish County, Washington

January 21, 2020

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


BullheadCity

Bullhead City: The Hotspot for Sports Tourism

November 22, 2019

Boasting an estimated 360 days of sunshine each year, Bullhead City, Arizona, is quickly becoming the nation’s hotspot for sports tourism. more >>


Snohomish

Play PNW Sports: Snohomish County, Washington

November 4, 2019

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


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Burlington, Washington: Where the Grass is Greener

October 28, 2019

Burlington, Washington, situated between islands, mountains – and even Canada – is the greener side of the PNW, where tulips and daffodils bloom... more >>


Snohomish

Play PNW Sports: Snohomish County, Washington

January 23, 2019

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

Hawaii Convention Center Case study | August 6, 2019
Hawai‘i Convention Center Offers Pacific Paradise for Sports   

By: Michael Popke

Just as appealing as the Hawai‘i Convention Center’s location in a tropical paradise is the fact that events do not have to bring flooring or... More>>


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... 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>>


Articles

blank Article | April 30, 2010
Swimming & Diving - Just Add Water

By: Amy Henderson

Cookies & Milk; Bert & Ernie; Peanut Butter & Jelly; Sonny & Cher. These are just a few of the great pairings in modern history. But what about...   More>>


blank Article | April 30, 2010
Back to the Beach

By: Juli Anne Patty

If coastal sports are what you're looking for, you've got options, about 84,000 of them. With nearly 90,000 miles of coastline, from east to west...   More>>


Rocky Mountain High Article | February 28, 2010
Rocky Mountain High

By: Amy Henderson

102. That's the total number of ski resorts in the mountain region of the United States. No wonder winter sports are the leading outdoor activity in...   More>>


blank Article | February 28, 2010
Course Events

By: Juli Anne Patty

The world of sports is wide. Competition is fierce, both on the field and in the world of sports facilities. So how do some facilities set themselves...   More>>



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