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LPGA

LPGA Bringing Its Game to Lake Nona

January 15, 2021

Lake Nona Golf & Country Club in Orlando, Fla., will host the second edition of the Gainbridge LPGA in 2021. more >>


Bassmaster

B.A.S.S. Nation 2021 Regional Championship Schedule Announced

January 15, 2021

The 2021 TNT Fireworks B.A.S.S. Nation schedule has opportunities for grassroots anglers to battle on the country’s best bass fisheries. more >>


NSGA

National Senior Games Postponed to May 2022

January 14, 2021

The National Senior Games in Greater Fort Lauderdale, Florida have been postponed to May 10-23, 2022. more >>


Bassmaster

Schedule Announced for 2021 Bassmaster B.A.S.S. Nation Kayak Series powered by TourneyX

January 14, 2021

Officials have announced the regular-season schedule for the 2021 Bassmaster B.A.S.S. Nation Kayak Series powered by TourneyX. more >>


MLF_Big5

Major League Fishing Announces Details of High School Fishing Tournament Circuit

January 14, 2021

Major League Fishing (MLF) announced the schedule, rules, payouts and entry dates for the 2021 season of High School Fishing. more >>



Wicomico

Wicomico County introduces SnapSport flooring at the Civic Center

January 11, 2021

The Wicomico Civic Center recently expanded its capabilities through the acquisition of four SnapSport flooring systems. more >>


NationalBobbleheadMuseum

Baltimore Black Sox Satchel Paige Bobblehead Unveiled

December 28, 2020

The National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum has unveiled a limited-edition Satchel Paige in a Baltimore Black Sox uniform. more >>


Raleigh

Visit Raleigh Launches Tourism Recovery Initiatives

December 21, 2020

Visit Raleigh was awarded $1.25 million in CARES Act funds by Wake County for the purpose of driving tourism recovery efforts. more >>


USTA

University of Florida to Offer Professional Tennis Management Program

December 7, 2020

University of Florida will be joining a growing list of colleges across the country to offer Professional Tennis Management (PTM) programs. more >>


TheBridge

The Bridge Sports Complex Hires General Manager Following National Talent Search

November 30, 2020

Opening in 2021, The Bridge Sports Complex has selected Droo Callahan as General Manager for the indoor sports complex. more >>



LittleSchematic

Location Review: Wiregrass Ranch Sports Campus of Pasco County

September 1, 2020

The buzz is true. Wiregrass Ranch Sports Campus of Pasco County is open for your next unbeatable event. From basketball to soccer, volleyball,... more >>


Asheville

Find Your Place in the Sun in Asheville!

March 12, 2020

If you haven’t considered Asheville, North Carolina, as your next host site, you’re missing out. In addition to our great weather and warm... more >>


MB

Myrtle Beach: Not Just a City…It’s a Destination!

February 20, 2020

Successful sports tourism made simple means having excellent venues in a great location and plenty of lodging and dining options in all price points.... more >>


FITTEAM

Play Where Champions Play

November 5, 2019

At The Palm Beaches, sports organizers find a welcoming environment and premier sports facilities for all levels of play—from amateurs to... more >>


PanamaCityBrach

It’s a Whole New Ball Game in Panama City Beach, Florida

October 28, 2019

With 27 miles of sugar white sand, turquoise waters and a plethora of options on-site and off-site, your players and teams will be able to play their... more >>


White Papers

ASA_Fishing Whitepaper | August 1, 2020
Economic Contribution of the 2018 Recreational Red Snapper Season in the South Atlantic   

This study estimates the economic contributions that can be reasonably attributed to the six-day red snapper season in August 2018 based on... More>>


UNC_Asheville Whitepaper | April 1, 2020
An Economic Study of the Richmond Hill Disc Golf Course   

The data collected from this study provides helpful information for making decisions, such as expected levels of course use and how to fund... More>>


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>>


Destination Spotlights

blank Case study | September 3, 2019
Virginia Beach Is For Lovers…of Sports   

By: Judy Leand

Located in the Coastal Virginia Region where the Atlantic Ocean and the Chesapeake Bay meet, Virginia Beach, Virginia, is consistently ranked among... More>>


blank Case study | June 27, 2019
AAU Junior Olympic Games Reinforce City’s Status as ‘Tournament Town’   

By: Michael Popke

This summer, Tournament Town will welcome its biggest event yet. The Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) Junior Olympic Games are expected to bring as many... More>>


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>>


Articles

DustinJohnson Article | January 3, 2021
Dustin Johnson World Junior Golf Championship Writes Its Own Success Story

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Golf – one of the few sports that actually grew during the pandemic – will see a showcase of its future leaderboard stars in March as the Dustin...   More>>


IRONMAN Article | December 31, 2020
A Good Omen for 2021: Every IRONMAN Race is Sold Out

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

How tired are athletes of quarantine, home training and virtual events, and how much does the racing community want to get back in action? Enough to...   More>>


WaAshDCSnow Article | December 22, 2020
New Legislation Finally Includes PPP Aid to Tourism Sector

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The sports tourism and travel industry just got a big Christmas present from the government. Legislation passed by Congress finally contains...   More>>


ChallengeDaytona Article | December 19, 2020
Challenge Daytona Brings Large-Scale Success

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

When Challenge Family announced they were bringing a triathlon to Daytona Beach – and furthermore, that it was going to have more than 2,000...   More>>



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