Individual Sports Articles


Pole
Article | April 17, 2019
Two Pole Dance Groups Wrestling Over Control: Can the Sport Progress?   

Pole sports (that would be pole dancing, not pole vaulting) continues to work toward acceptance in the sports world and its efforts are beginning to... More>>



Pool
Article | April 17, 2019
Everyone Into the Cue Sport Pool   

Pool tables, a fixture in rec rooms and basements, can turn a profit – if sports event planners can work the angles. The stats back it up, too,... More>>



Karate
Article | April 17, 2019
On the Outs: Not Included in Paris 2024, Three Sports Wage Independent Campaigns   

We know who didn’t get into the Olympics, but what have they been doing about it since the announcement? Three organizational governing bodies,... More>>



Jaws
Article | April 17, 2019
Jaws Night at the Pool is What Water Sports Have Been Waiting for   

Just when you thought it was safe to go back into the water. (That's a reference for those in and prior to the Baby Boomer Generation; Google it, you... More>>



Poker
Article | April 17, 2019
House of Cards: Why So Many Event Directors are Turning to Poker   

If you thought you were seeing more card decks for sale (everywhere!) and more poker tournaments offered, you’re right on the money. Poker is... More>>



FIFAeWorldCup
Article | April 17, 2019
FIFA's Economic Savior is...Esports?   

FIFA, staggering away from the wreckage of its scandal, notes that while many revenue streams are flat, income on the esports front is increasing... More>>



Teqball
Article | April 3, 2019
Get Ready for the Next Would-Be Olympic Sport: Teqball   

It’s played on a curving table similar to a ping-pong table, with soccer-like ball, and with (somewhat) similar rules. It has a lot of heading... More>>



DronePilot
Article | April 3, 2019
Drone Racing Poised for Major Expansion with Network TV and Livestreaming Deals   

Don’t touch that dial. Drone racing, having conquered the university scene (there is a full-fledged Collegiate Drone Racing Association), has also... More>>



ebike
Article | March 20, 2019
The Growing Presence of E-Bikes: What Event Owners Should Know   

The news that Wyoming’s bicycle paths and trails will soon be open to those using electric-powered, or e-bikes, might be a wake-up call to some... More>>



Offseason
Article | March 20, 2019
Investing in Terrain for Cycling, Running and Climbing Means No Off Season for Ski Resorts   

The announcement that Alterra Mountain Company would invest $181 million across multiple North American destinations might not have been a surprise... More>>



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