East-South Central Articles


ASpikeThumbnail
Article | November 5, 2013
A Spike In Popularity   

Mention volleyball and you’ll get a variety of definitions. There’s the afternoon game that follows picnics in the summer. There’s the indoor... More>>



DavisCupThumbnail
Article | November 4, 2013
Courts of Appeal   

Tennis facilities are unique among sports venues, since tennis is played in much more intimate settings than traditional field sports. More>>



StickingtheLandingThumbnail
Article | September 4, 2013
Sticking the Landing: Successful Gymnastics Events from Bidding to Competition and Beyond   

Setting the scene for a successful gymnastics events means more than backflips and balance beams. NGBs and prime destinations provide insights. More>>



Superior Sports with Southeastern Hospitality
Article | June 26, 2013
Superior Sports with Southeastern Hospitality   

The Southeastern United States has long been a refuge for “snowbird” travelers seeking warmer weather in the winter. But athletes competing in... More>>



Good Grounds for a Fight:  Winning with Wrestling, Boxing and Martial Arts
Article | June 25, 2013
Good Grounds for a Fight: Winning with Wrestling, Boxing and Martial Arts   

Some of the oldest sports in history don’t involve equipment or even teammates. Like all sports, they require precision, practice and patience to... More>>



LaCrosseThumbnail
Article | June 24, 2013
Fast Break: Lacrosse, America’s First Sport, is Enjoying Unprecedented Growth   

Lacrosse is the oldest sport in the U.S., played centuries ago by Native Americans. Now, America’s first sport is one of this country’s... More>>



Fast-Track Your Meet for Success
Article | May 2, 2013
Fast-Track Your Meet for Success   

Every four years, people focus their attention on the track and field events at the summer Olympics to see who will be the fastest runners, the... More>>



Today's Industry Leaders: Follow the Stars to Some of the Fastest-Growing Destinations on the Horizon
Article | May 1, 2013
Today's Industry Leaders: Follow the Stars to Some of the Fastest-Growing Destinations on the Horizon   

The growth of the sports tourism business is nothing short of phenomenal. Everywhere we turn, catchphrases like 'recession-proof industry' and... More>>



Popular Culture
Article | April 28, 2013
Soccer: Popular Culture   

How popular is soccer in the U.S.? Here’s an interesting stat: An ESPN Sports Poll says there’s at least one soccer player in 30 percent of all... More>>



Getting Kids to
Article | April 26, 2013
Getting Kids to "Tri": An Interview with Brian D'Amico, Youth Event and Program Manager for USA Triathlon   

Keeping kids active has a new secret weapon: the wow factor. While many sports have been talking about new player initiatives and making fitness fun,... More>>



Subscribe to SDM