Water Sports Articles

Article | November 6, 2015
2015 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism   

In this issue, we introduce our awards program, Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism, with examples of quantifiable success stories... More>>

Article | August 25, 2015
Blue Communities: Trends in Water Sports   

When local communities leverage their waterways into sports venues, great things happen. Sports tourism brings in the people, and residents too start... More>>

Article | July 15, 2015
Inside Events: USA Water Polo   

The Olympic sport of water polo is fast, athletic and incredibly demanding. And USA Water Polo, its national governing body, is working to continue... More>>

Article | June 27, 2015
Pittsburg, California, Hoping to Become Regional Kitesurfing Hotspot   

Pittsburg, California, a moderate-sized industrial city located in the East Bay region of the San Francisco Bay Area, has hopes of establishing... More>>

Article | June 17, 2015
Inside Events: Fishers of Men Tournament Trail   

The Fishers of Men National Tournament Trail (FOMTT) is a nonprofit, nondenominational ministry. But here’s a surprise: what began in 1998 as a... More>>

Article | May 18, 2015
Under the Sea -- uh, Pool: ‘Mermaid Tails’ Spawn Safety Concerns   

For girls who grew up watching "The Little Mermaid," the newest pool trend, a mermaid tail they can wear, seems like a dream come true. some... More>>

Article | April 29, 2015
The Makings of a First-Class Fishing Hole   

A first-class fishing hole is (as might be expected) filled with prize catches, but more than that, it offers special amenities to its participants,... More>>

Article | March 19, 2015
Inside Events: USA Water Ski   

USA Water Ski is the national governing body of organized water skiing in the United States. USA Water Ski is a member of the International Waterski... More>>

Article | August 25, 2014
Ways to Win on Water   

Proper planning, strong partnerships with local groups and complete understanding all contribute to a great water sports event. More>>

Article | May 9, 2014
The Sport That Has Hooked America’s Heart   

Learn why America is hooked on fishing -- and how your event can ride the wave of popularity these areas are experiencing. More>>

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