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BREAKING: 2021 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism Presented by Traveling Teams Announced by Sports Destination Management

November 10, 2021

Sports Destination Management has announced the 2020 and 2021 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism Presented by Traveling Teams. more >>


Warrior

Warrior Soccer Tour Action Continues Through Winter

December 6, 2021

The Warrior Soccer Tour pulls back the curtain on an exciting fall with events and December - and even beyond. more >>


BassProShops

2022 Sites Announced for Bass Pro Shops Collegiate Bass Fishing Series

December 6, 2021

2022 will mark the 17th season of college fishing’s longest-running collegiate bass fishing tournament trail. more >>


DallasBMW

BMW Dallas Marathon Ready Moves Date to December

December 3, 2021

Running the marathon in Dallas highlights the city's most vibrant neighborhoods, entertainment districts and iconic Dallas landmarks. more >>


MLF

Major League Fishing Announces Details of 2022 Phoenix Bass Fishing League

December 2, 2021

Major League Fishing announced schedule, rules, payouts and dates for the 2022 Phoenix Bass Fishing League Presented by T-H Marine. more >>



SDMChampions2021

SDM Announces Winners of the 2020 and 2021 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism Presented by Traveling Teams

November 10, 2021

SDM has announced its 2020 and 2021 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism Presented by Traveling Teams. more >>


OKC

Wisniewski selected for sports VP post at OKC Convention & Visitors Bureau

December 6, 2021

The Oklahoma City Convention and Visitors Bureau recently announced that Adam Wisniewski is the new Vice President of Sports Development. more >>


PelicanBay

Pelican Bay Aquatic Center Awarded as Family Favorite in Oklahoma City

November 29, 2021

Local magazine’s annual contest represents the go-to destinations and businesses, as voted by readers. more >>


Watchfire

Tulsa’s Holland Hall Selects Watchfire Signs For Upgraded Video Board

November 22, 2021

At Holland Hall in Tulsa, Okla., fans of the Dutch are seeing an all-new video scoreboard and sound system from Watchfire Signs. more >>


CollegeGridiron

College Gridiron Showcase & Symposium Partners with BodyData to Conduct DXA Scan at 2022 CGS

November 1, 2021

The College Gridiron Showcase has partnered with Georgia-based BodyData for the 2022 college football all-star event in Fort Worth, TX. more >>



ElPaso

Groups Play More in El Paso

November 11, 2021

Sports event planners have discovered El Paso is sun soaked, warm and always ready for kickoffs, tip-offs and starting guns, with the best venues... more >>


Smaller

Host in the “Hub City”

May 12, 2021

From start to finish, Lubbock knows how to plan a winning tournament. From welcoming athletes and offering excellent accommodations and restaurants... more >>


Smaller

Round Rock, Texas is Open for Business

May 12, 2021

Round Rock is open for business! We have above and beyond in order to maintain a safe environment for our players and visitors. more >>


Frisco

Frisco, Texas: The City That Plays

May 12, 2021

Now’s your shot! Score big with a sports destination that nets unlimited opportunities to plan, play and stay in Frisco, The City That Plays. more >>


BaseballLittle

You Can Have It All in Plano, Texas

May 12, 2021

With an experienced, award-winning athletics staff, Plano, Texas produces amateur youth sports tournaments at a professional level. 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

Smaller Case study | May 14, 2021
Frisco, Texas Is The City That Plays   

By: Sports Destination Management Team

Now’s your shot! Score big with a sports destination that nets unlimited opportunities to plan, play and stay in Frisco, The City That Plays. More>>


Smaller Case study | May 14, 2021
Round Rock, Texas: Open for Business   

By: Sports Destination Management Team

Round Rock is now open for business! We have gone above and beyond in order to maintain a safe environment for our players and visitors. More>>


Smallert Case study | May 14, 2021
Host Your Event in the “Hub City”   

By: Sports Destination Management Team

Lubbock knows how to plan a winning tournament. Find out how your event will feel right at home here in the "Hub City." More>>


Articles

Marketing Article | June 25, 2021
Pandemic Plus Side? The Evolution of Sports Marketing

By: Ally Mills Dorrough, APR, TMP

The pandemic didn’t have many upsides but while in lockdown, organizations (both destinations and events) found time to fine-tune their marketing...   More>>


HaywardField Article | June 19, 2021
U.S. Olympic Trials Venues Open to Spectators

By: Michael Popke

We finally have a decision on spectators at the Olympics next month in Tokyo. Presently, the U.S. trials for many sports are hosting fans as well,...   More>>


Map Article | June 18, 2021
With Multiple Destinations Hosting, CONCACAF Has “Coopetition”

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

While many destinations are focused on whether they will be picked as host cities for the 2026 World Cup, this summer brings a different...   More>>


SnapSoccer Article | June 18, 2021
Inside Events: Snap Soccer

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Founded in 2010, Snap Soccer puts on tournaments, leagues and playdates for the U-9 to U-19 age group. Most tournaments are held in, and draw teams...   More>>



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