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FLWFishing

Grand Lake to Host 2021 Abu Garcia College Fishing presented by YETI National Championship

November 24, 2020

FLW announced that the Abu Garcia College Fishing National Championship will be held on Oklahoma’s Grand Lake O’ the Cherokees in 2021. more >>


Bassmaster

Lake Fork Hosts B.A.S.S. Nation Clean-Up Challenge

November 23, 2020

Hours before the Toyota Bassmaster Texas Fest, high school volunteers spread out along the shores of Lake Fork to collect trash. more >>


AAU

AAU Announces Dates for Events in 2020, 2021

November 20, 2020

AAU has announced its calendar of events for late 2020 and early 2021 in a variety of sports. more >>


FortWorth

Fort Worth is Rodeo Central This Season

November 18, 2020

Fort Worth is the headquarters of all things rodeo this season, beginning in late November and extending through December. more >>


Bassmaster

Thinning Recreational Traffic Bodes Well For Bassmaster Open On Lewisville

November 17, 2020

Competition days will be Nov. 19-21 with daily takeoffs from Lewisville Lake Park at 7 a.m. CT and weigh-ins each day at the park at 3 p.m. more >>



Troon

Troon to Manage Southern Trace Country Club in Shreveport

September 28, 2020

Troon® is pleased to announce it has been selected to manage Southern Trace Country Club in Shreveport, Louisiana. more >>


3M

Central Texas Food Bank Named Beneficiary of 2021 3M Half Marathon

August 31, 2020

3M Foundation selects the Central Texas Food Bank as the beneficiary of the 2021 3M Half Marathon presented by Under Armour. more >>


Bassmaster

Clear Lake Named Best Bass Fishery Of The Past Decade

August 31, 2020

Since 2012, Bassmaster Magazine has released annual rankings of the country’s best bass fisheries. more >>


ExperienceBCS

Experience Bryan College Station Wins Big at TACVB Idea Fair

August 27, 2020

Experience Bryan College Station won three “People’s Choice” Idea Fair awards from the Texas Association of Convention and Visitor Bureaus. more >>


AustinMarathon

Austin Gives Miles Announces Fundraising Total

June 29, 2020

Austin Gives Miles, the Official Charity Program of the Ascension Seton Austin Marathon presented by Under Armour, raised $702,500. more >>



EdmondCC

Play in Edmond, Oklahoma!

November 3, 2020

From tennis to fishing, from soccer to lacrosse, from rodeo to disc golf, Edmond, Oklahoma is the place to play. Lots of hotels and plenty of... more >>


LazyE

Seven Reasons You Should Play in Edmond

February 7, 2020

Edmond invites athletes to utilize state-of-the-art sports facilities and enjoy the city’s charm. With the ability to host all types of sports (on... more >>


OKC

Oklahoma City: The Most Accommodating Destination for Your Next Event

August 30, 2019

Whether your athletes swing for the fences or churn up the water, it’s hard to find a better destination than Oklahoma City. With quality venues,... more >>


Ruston

Looking for a New Place to Play? Experience Ruston!

August 5, 2019

Bring your next sporting event to Louisiana’s emerging sports destination, Ruston. The new Ruston Sport Complex offers first-class facilities and... more >>


BryanCollStn

Bryan College Station: 5 “Cushy” Digs to Host Your Next Event

July 24, 2019

The Bryan College Station sports crew is ready for YOU! With over 30 multi-purpose fields, an abundance of indoor event space and an award-winning... more >>


White Papers

superbowl Whitepaper | July 1, 2016
2013 Super Bowl Visitor Study and Economic Impact   

During the week prior to the big game in 2013, there was a substantial economic impact in the New Orleans metro area. 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>>


NCAABall Whitepaper | November 1, 2013
NCAA Sports Participation Trending Up   

Participation rates continue to rise as the number of student-athletes competing in NCAA sports reaches more than 463,000. More>>


SFIA Whitepaper | October 1, 2013
SFIA Report: The Journey of Sports Participation in America   

A report from the Sports Fitness Industry Association detailing sports participation in the U.S. and the resulting economic impact. More>>


Destination Spotlights

blank Case study | July 1, 2020
Top Sports Venues Highlight the City of Colleges   

By: Peter Francesconi

When it comes to sports, Conway, Arkansas has a lot to offer. From youth leagues to college athletics to adult tournaments, this city of 66,000 has... More>>


Lubbock1 Case study | May 21, 2020
Lubbock’s Newly Renovated Athletic Complex Is Ready for Action   

By: Judy Leand

Set to become the sports hub of Texas, Lubbock has upped its game with the newly renovated, world-class and highly versatile Berl Huffman Athletic... More>>


blank Case study | October 30, 2019
The Future Is Now for Nebraska’s Capital City   

By: Michael Popke

Lincoln has established its reputation as a prime sports destination, boasting great Midwestern hospitality, a small-town feel and excellent sports... More>>


Articles

Spectators Article | November 6, 2020
Spectators are Returning and Event Owners Say It's Past Time

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

From the NFL to the PGA TOUR to local tournaments, events are reopening to spectators. And even if the crowd isn’t that big, it still creates an...   More>>


blank Article | November 2, 2020
In the Heartland, Sports Thrive

By: Cindy Cantrell

Sports loyalty runs deep in the Midwest, where professional and college teams are considered family. The Heartland is also known for friendliness,...   More>>


blank Article | November 2, 2020
Horseplay: Multiple Disciplines Boost Equestrian Events’ Popularity

By: Judy Leand

For more than a century, American equestrian athletes have represented the U.S. in international competition, claiming medals in the Olympics, Pan...   More>>


blank Article | November 2, 2020
Bucking Convention: Rodeo Has New Grounds for Growth

By: Judy Leand

With an American fan base exceeding 43 million people, ever-increasing media coverage (and prize purses), as well as a new focus on attracting...   More>>



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