Multi Sport Games Articles


Handoff
Article | May 15, 2019
Can Mixed-Gender Events Help Create More Interest in the Olympics?   

Back in the early 1900s, when korfball (similar to basketball) debuted in the Netherlands, it was seen as scandalous because women and men competed... More>>



USAngling
Article | May 1, 2019
Inside Events: United States Angling Confederation   

With widespread participation and media attention – and an attempt at IOC recognition in the works – fishing is riding a wave of popularity. Meet... More>>



IndustryLead1
Article | April 25, 2019
The Allure of College Towns   

In college towns across the U.S., great sports venues await, surrounded with storied traditions and filled with potential. Want to visit? Join this... More>>



Clipboard1
Article | April 22, 2019
Senior Athletes: Insights into an Active Population   

Creating a successful event for senior athletes means understanding who they are, why they attend and what they’re looking for. Here, Sue Hlavacek,... More>>



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>>



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>>



WorldUrbanGames
Article | March 6, 2019
Hosting Shake-Up: L.A. Out as Base for 2019 World Urban Games   

The last time this happened to a multi-sport event, it was called ‘the worst snub in Olympic history.’ Depending on who you ask, though, this... More>>



squash
Article | March 6, 2019
No Baseball, No Softball, No Squash: Who Didn’t Get into Paris 2024 and Why?   

With the announcement of the four showcase sports for Paris 2024 (climbing, surfing, skateboarding and breakdancing), some sports, like baseball,... More>>



WorldSailing
Article | March 6, 2019
Without First-Person-Shooter Games, eSports Get a Shot at the Olympics   

Defying the IOC’s seemingly endless efforts to keep it out, eSports has found its own way into the Games. Well, kinda-sorta. According to Paris... More>>



ExecInsights1
Article | February 28, 2019
USA Climbing   

With news that competitive climbing will be featured in both the 2020 and 2024 Olympics, it’s safe to say the sport – once a niche pastime – is... More>>



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