Individual Sports Articles


Climbing
Article | September 4, 2019
Interest Strong in Climbing as Sport Heads for the Olympics   

No rocks and no hard places here. Climbing is headed for the Olympics in 2020 (and 2024, for that matter) so it shouldn’t come as any surprise that... More>>



ApexLegends
Article | September 4, 2019
Will Esports Events Suffer After Being Linked to Mass Shootings?   

There was plenty of fallout after two nearly back-to-back mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton – and it included esports. ESPN abruptly announced... More>>



BlueGreenAlgae
Article | September 4, 2019
Blue-Green Algae Levels Could Affect Open Water Events   

Unless you’ve been hiding from every news source imaginable, it’s been hard to miss the concern about the blue-green algae blooms that are... More>>



Sustainability
Article | September 4, 2019
Green is the New Black: Keeping Events Eco-Friendly Also Makes Them Profitable   

Is green the new black? Eco-friendly initiatives on all levels of sports events, from college tailgates to the Olympics, are on the increase – and... More>>



Multi1
Article | September 3, 2019
The Perfect Landing   

Heading into the 2020 Games in Tokyo, the U.S. is seeing the expected uptick in interest in gymnastics. And from beginner and recreational level to... More>>



SportsOutlook1
Article | September 2, 2019
Cycling: A Snapshot of the Sport   

Cycling as a sport continues its evolution, thanks to new forces in the industry, new interests among riders and the multitude of disciplines the... More>>



NCAA
Article | August 21, 2019
Thinking of Bidding on an NCAA Championship? Time to Get Off the Bench   

Those cities whose sports commissions and CVBs have been considering bidding on NCAA championship events need to get off the bench. The bid... More>>



CollegeTri
Article | August 21, 2019
Women's College Triathlon Close to Becoming an NCAA Championship Sport   

When USA Triathlon recently announced that Central College in Pella, Iowa, is the 31st school in the nation to add women’s triathlon as a varsity... More>>



Eliud
Article | August 21, 2019
Can New Sub-Two-Hour Marathon Attempt Revive Interest in Distance Running?   

The sub-two-hour marathon – an attempt that came thisclose to succeeding two years ago, is back for another try this October. Can world marathon... More>>



Image
Article | August 7, 2019
New Report Provides Template for Building the Perfect Esports Arena   

In the arms race to build the best inventory of sports venues, cities with purpose-built esports facilities are marketing themselves as having an... More>>



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