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JacksonvilleOnslowRaceSeries

Jacksonville-Onslow Sports Commission Lists Full Calendar of Events

May 17, 2019

A full calendar of events has been announced by the Jacksonville-Onslow Sports Commission. more >>


SpaceCoast

Olympic Day to be Recognized on Experience Florida's Sports Coast

May 17, 2019

The 2019 Sunshine State Games and Experience Florida’s Sports Coast on Friday, May 17, will recognize figure skating and the Olympics. more >>


USA_Gym

Indianapolis, Winston-Salem Hosting Top USA Gymnasts

May 16, 2019

More than 675 of the country’s best gymnasts are headed for championships in Indianapolis and Winston-Salem this weekend. more >>


Fayetteville

Fayetteville Bringing in the Big South Baseball Championship

May 16, 2019

Just one month after opening for Fayetteville Woodpeckers home games, Segra Stadium will host the Big South Baseball Championship. more >>


NCAA

TPC Myrtle Beach Ready to Wrap Up Play for NCAA Regional

May 15, 2019

TPC Myrtle Beach is in near perfect condition as play wraps up today for the NCAA Myrtle Beach Regional, which began May 13. more >>



FloridaSportFoundation

Florida Releases Spring Training Figures

May 6, 2019

Since 2000, a total of 31,097,343 fans have attended Spring Training games in Florida. more >>


DustinJohnson

Dustin Johnson Christens New Facility at Namesake Golf School at TPC Myrtle Beach

May 6, 2019

Dustin Johnson has christened the new facility at his namesake golf school at TPC Myrtle Beach. more >>


TennisChannel

USTA, Tennis Channel Announce Partnership

April 29, 2019

The USTA and Tennis Channel announced an agreement to house a permanent broadcast facility at the USTA National Campus. more >>


Advanced

Top Urologic Center Sponsors Mitsubishi Electric Classic Volunteer Program

April 15, 2019

In addition to sponsoring the Volunteer Program, Advanced Urology will also be supporting the tournament as Official Men’s Health Provider. more >>


VisitHarford

Sports Tourism Scores Big for Harford County

April 11, 2019

Sports tourism in Harford County is the source of a nearly $50 million economic impact for the county, according to a newly released study. more >>



Spartans

Victory Means a Little More Here: Fayetteville, North Carolina

April 15, 2019

Located in the heart of North Carolina, Fayetteville has a historic charm packed with culture, excitement and top-notch sports facilities. Our... more >>


Loudoun

Loudoun County, VA: An Ideal Location for Any Tournament

March 1, 2019

Located less than an hour from Washington, DC, Loudoun County is home to Dulles International Airport. Far enough north for winter sports, yet far... more >>


FeaturedImage

Sports Tourism is on Fire in Maryland!

October 17, 2018

Maryland is the heart of sports and the place to play. With venues for lacrosse, basketball, soccer, beach volleyball, triathlons, martial arts,... more >>


RockyMount

Rocky Mount, NC - A World-Class Sports Event Destination

September 1, 2018

Rocky Mount, North Carolina, has long been a vital sports destination for North Carolina and the surrounding region. The Rocky Mount Sports Complex,... more >>


Beach

Naples, Marco Island and The Everglades: Your Sports Paradise

February 16, 2018

Naples, Marco Island and The Everglades is known as the Paradise Coast for its sun, sand, luxury resorts and more, but this don’t-miss destination... more >>


White Papers

MDCommerce Whitepaper | October 1, 2018
Economic Impact of the 2017 Preakness Stakes on the Maryland Economy   

This economic research examines the 142nd running of the Preakness Stakes and its impact on the economy of the State of Maryland. More>>


CIAA Whitepaper | September 1, 2018
Economic Impact of 2018 CIAA Tournament in Charlotte, North Carolina   

The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association made a significant impact during its basketball tournament in Charlotte, North Carolina. More>>


Florida Whitepaper | December 1, 2017
The Economic Impact of the Florida Sports Industry   

This 2017 research report provides a detailed description of the economic impact of various sports upon the State of Florida. More>>


DaytonaSpeedweeks Whitepaper | July 1, 2017
The Economic Impact of the 2015 Preakness Stakes on the Maryland Economy   

This research report includes visitor spending and job creation as a result of the 2015 Preakness Stakes in Maryland More>>


Destination Spotlights

blank Case study | February 28, 2019
By Land or By Sea   

By: Michael Popke

Nestled between Cape Fear River, the Intercoastal Waterway and the Atlantic Ocean, Wilmington, North Carolina, is a natural setting for water sports.... More>>


blank Case study | November 9, 2018
Sports Teams are Discovering Prince George County   

By: Michael Popke

Prince George County, Virginia, may be steeped in American and Eastern European history, but it’s also making its own modern-day history by beefing... More>>


blank Case study | September 14, 2018
‘Tournament Town’ Expands   

By: Michael Popke

When the Greensboro Area Convention & Visitors Bureau created a position in 2004 exclusively aimed at boosting sports tourism business in North... More>>


Articles

MLSBall Article | May 15, 2019
Amid Enthusiasm From Cities, Major League Soccer Will Expand to 30 Teams

By: Michael Popke

Feeding on the building World Cup frenzy, Major League Soccer will be expanding to 30 teams. Nashville SC and Inter Miami CF begin play in 2020, and...   More>>


blank Article | May 1, 2019
The Coast with the Most

By: Cindy Cantrell

A coastal area can lend itself to water sports but the Mid-Atlantic region refuses to be pigeonholed. Yes, it has facilities for surfing, fishing and...   More>>


Audit Article | May 1, 2019
Lack of Transparency at the Parks Level Lands Clearwater in Hot Water

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Clearwater is in hot water. Following the revelation that the special events division of its parks and recreation department hadn’t tracked income...   More>>


CherryBlossom Article | May 1, 2019
What Went Wrong – and How Event Owners Fixed It

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

It’s every running event director’s nightmare: an error leads to an athlete’s performance being taken out of consideration for something bigger...   More>>



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