Mid-Atlantic Articles


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Article | July 21, 2016
Long Distance Travelers   

From benefit 5Ks to marathons (and even to duathlons and triathlons, as well as cycling events), athletes are taking to America’s roads for... More>>



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Article | July 21, 2016
Lacrosse's Fast Break   

There is no question that the sport of lacrosse is hot. Sports tourism execs in many areas around the country say lacrosse is growing fast in their... More>>



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Article | June 15, 2016
Copa America Centenario: The 100th Anniversary, By the Numbers   

It’s like the World Cup, only held in more locations. With more tourism opportunities. And more impressive statistics. Copa America Centenario,... More>>



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Article | June 1, 2016
Street Illegal: Black Market Sales of Race Numbers Plaguing Events   

The world of sports business is already well aware of the black market and the problems it can cause. In mid-May, however, another problem came to... More>>



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Article | June 1, 2016
Exaggerator Tripped Up the Crown: Is Belmont the Irrelevant Stakes?   

Does Kentucky Derby winner Nyquist’s status as an also-ran at the Preakness mean Belmont has become the Irrelevant Stakes? Yes and no are... More>>



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Article | May 23, 2016
Follow the Leaders: Who’s Who in Sports Destinations   

Everyone has the friend they can turn to for answers, advice and honesty. The world of sports business also offers those types of colleagues – the... More>>



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Article | May 23, 2016
Mid-Atlantic Destinations: The Most on the Coast   

Need a destination that has good access by air, highway and oftentimes, even water? The Mid-Atlantic region has a variety of sites, and those sites... More>>



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Article | May 20, 2016
America's Anglers: Following the Current   

Whether it’s bass fishing, deep sea angling, fly casting or anything else, fishing is big business with great potential for economic impact. The... More>>



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Article | May 18, 2016
Facing Too Many Obstacles, U.S./Canada Olympics Bid Falls Apart   

The thought of having a U.S./Canadian-hosted winter Olympics is over. The original concept, proposed in early April, called for having Québec,... More>>



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Article | April 18, 2016
Pittsburgh Officials Propose Hotel Tax Hike to Fund Sports Commission   

Pittsburgh would like to bring a Super Bowl to town. And for that, it says, it needs a sports commission. Currently, the CVB, VisitPittsburgh wears a... More>>



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