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USL

USL Announces Dates, Locations of 2021 Kick Offs

April 9, 2021

The 168-game regular season will kick off on Saturday, April 10, making it the first professional men’s league in the US to do so. more >>


OrlandoMagic

Orlando Announces Youth Event

April 9, 2021

Magic fans are invited to participate virtually in the Inaugural Orlando Magic 5k and Kids' Run presented by Advent Health, on Saturday, April 10. more >>


MLB

MLB Announces Colorado as New Host of All-Star Game

April 8, 2021

Major League Baseball has confirmed that Colorado will host this year’s All-Star Game after the annual showpiece was moved from Atlanta. more >>


PalmBeach

Palm Beach Ready to Host Extreme Kayak Fishing

April 7, 2021

On Saturday, April 10, anglers in the Exotic Bass Roundup will push off in their kayaks in search of peacock bass and clown knifefish. more >>


MLF

Raleigh Ready to Host Bass Anglers

April 7, 2021

Major League Fishing is set to visit Raleigh for the kickoff of the General Tire Heavy Hitters Presented by Bass Pro Shops, April 9-14. 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 >>


AAU

Rusty Buchanan Inducted into Space Coast Sports Hall of Fame Class as Sport Ambassador of 2021

March 18, 2021

Buchanan received this honor for his work for the 2020 AAU Junior Olympic Games on the Space Coast. more >>


GreaterOrlando

Greater Orlando Sports Commission Announces 2021 Officers and 15 New Board Members

March 8, 2021

The Greater Orlando Sports Commission has announced its 2021 officers and incoming members to its Executive and Advisory Board. 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 >>


SoutheastTourismSociety

Huddle Up Group, Southeast Tourism Society Announce New Partnership

March 1, 2021

The Southeast Tourism Society (STS) and Huddle Up Group have announced their new industry partnership. more >>



Wicomico

Play Between The Beach And The Bay in Wicomico County, Maryland

March 8, 2021

Located between the Atlantic Ocean and the Chesapeake Bay, Wicomico County is ideal for athletes and families. This is not just a beautiful area,... 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 >>


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

blank Article | November 2, 2020
Tennis Bounces Back

By: Peter Francesconi

When sports all but shut down this past spring, tennis bounced back faster than most, as players realized that the physical distancing inherent in...   More>>


NFL_London Article | October 24, 2020
Will the NFL Play in London Again?

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

We already knew the NFL wouldn’t be playing in London this season. However, it appears we may not be seeing any transatlantic games for quite some...   More>>


Komen Article | October 23, 2020
Komen Says Race for the Cure Will Return – When It’s Safe

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

When Susan G. Komen closed its offices nationwide in order to centralize its operations, it was a devastating blow to thousands of employees. But...   More>>


Article | October 23, 2020
Surprising Choices, Returns to Old Favorites for NCAA Championships

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

One of the most eagerly looked-forward-to site selection announcements of 2020 came down recently, and there’s a lot to be learned from it. With a...   More>>



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