West-South Central

Print

USA_Triathlon

USA Triathlon Announces 2022 National Championships Calendar

January 25, 2022

USA Triathlon has announced its 2022 National Championships Calendar for 2022. more >>


USA_Triathlon

Inaugural 2022 USA Triathlon Multisport National Championships Festival Announced

January 21, 2022

The four days of racing kick off on Thursday, April 28 with the debut of the Super Sprint Triathlon Time Trial National Championships. more >>


HotSprings

Full Schedule of Tournaments for 2022 Already Being Booked For Hot Springs’ New Majestic Park Baseball Complex

January 20, 2022

A full schedule of 2022 baseball and softball tournaments is already booked for Hot Springs’ new five-field Majestic Park Baseball Complex. more >>


MajorLeagueFishing

MLF Tackle Warehouse Pro Circuit Set to Kick Off 2022 Season Opener with Guaranteed Rate Stop 1 on Sam Rayburn Reservoir Presented by Ark Fishing

January 18, 2022

Major League Fishing is set to return to Brookeland, Texas next week, Jan. 27-30. more >>


HotSprings

Hot Springs Ready to Host Youth Pitching Camp

January 18, 2022

Former Arkansas Razorbacks ace Kevin Kopps will conduct a free pitching camp for kids on Saturday, January 22, in Hot Springs. more >>



CINEws

Tourism industry in Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto showing recovery following COVID-19 shutdowns

January 17, 2022

Local tourism and the travel industry are recovering from setbacks, a trend reflected through skyrocketing tax revenues to area cities. more >>


AscensionSeton

Austin Marathon and Ascension Seton Announce Extension of Partnership

January 17, 2022

The Austin Marathon and Ascension Seton have agreed to a long-term title sponsor extension. more >>


Arlington

Brent DeRaad Takes the Helm of Arlington CVB

December 13, 2021

The Arlington Convention & Visitors Bureau announced Brent DeRaad has been chosen to lead the city’s DMO into the future. 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 >>



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

Game On in the Southwest Article | August 31, 2008
Game On in the Southwest

By: Ali Finer

There’s more than one reason sporting events and sport lovers flock to the Southwest. The region's amenable climate and breathtaking landscapes -...   More>>


The Southeastern Sports Destination Experience Article | June 30, 2008
The Southeastern Sports Destination Experience

By: Juli Anne Patty

Very few would argue that the Southeastern U.S. is not ripe with sports activities. From the almost year-round amenable climate to its vast array of...   More>>


blank Article | June 30, 2008
Indoor Arena Management: Opportunities and Challenges

By: Shawn Ryan

If you want to rent the Pittsburgh Indoor Soccer Arena in the winter, when its three fields are covered sun-up to sundown with soccer, lacrosse and...   More>>


blank Article | June 1, 2018
2018 Reader’s Choice Awards

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Sports Destination Management congratulates the winners of the 2018 Reader’s Choice Awards and thanks our readers for their feedback and...   More>>



Subscribe to SDM