Sports Facilities Articles


OpeningSpread
Article | June 25, 2021
The Right Hook   

Whether contested in a boxing ring, on a wrestling mat or in a martial arts studio – or even in the octagon of MMA or the Olympics – combat... More>>



RiskManagement
Article | June 25, 2021
The Evolution of Risk Management   

Risk management has evolved along with the sports event industry. Background checks are the norm, Safe Sport has become widely used and insurance... More>>



Cheer
Article | June 25, 2021
Competitive Cheer and Dance   

Like many sports, competitive cheer, dance and the emerging sport of STUNT were derailed in 2020. The good news is all three are making a triumphant... More>>



Etown
Article | June 25, 2021
Fast Break: Lacrosse is on the Attack in the U.S.   

Played by both genders at the youth, high school, college and professional levels, lacrosse is on a growth trajectory. It long ago left behind its... More>>



Cheer
Article | June 19, 2021
800-Team Event in Orange County Gives Athletes Something to Cheer About   

When Varsity Spirit, a major player in the cheer and dance space, made the decision to host its D2 Summit Championship, with more than 800 teams, in... More>>



AAUJrOlympicGames
Article | June 19, 2021
Up for Bid: The AAU Junior Olympic Games   

NOBODY should procrastinate on this bid. Not only is a letter of intent due on July 1 but it’s the premier domestic multi-sport event for youth.... More>>



HaywardField
Article | June 19, 2021
U.S. Olympic Trials Venues Open to Spectators   

We finally have a decision on spectators at the Olympics next month in Tokyo. Presently, the U.S. trials for many sports are hosting fans as well,... More>>



AAUVB
Article | June 18, 2021
With 56,000-Plus AAU Athletes in Orlando, Sports Tourism Roars Back   

With more than 3,400 teams and 56,000 athletes rolling into town for one tournament, Orlando has kicked 2020 to the curb. The world’s largest AAU... More>>



Map
Article | June 18, 2021
With Multiple Destinations Hosting, CONCACAF Has “Coopetition”   

While many destinations are focused on whether they will be picked as host cities for the 2026 World Cup, this summer brings a different... More>>



LifeguardChair
Article | June 18, 2021
Nationwide Lifeguard Shortage Closes Pools, Jeopardizes Swim Meets   

Cutthroat competition at Baywatch lifeguard auditions? Not in real life. A lifeguard shortage is hitting local pools hard. The combined result of not... More>>



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