Mid-Atlantic Articles


2017 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism Awards
Article | September 1, 2017
LAST CALL FOR NOMINATIONS: Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism Awards   

It's time for Sports Destination Management to recognize sports tourism leaders. Help salute events that make sports tourism grow. Our deadline is... More>>



WorldCup_FIFA
Article | August 23, 2017
44 North American Cities Vying for 2026 World Cup   

The FIFA fallout hasn’t stopped (in fact, a recent report on criminal activities will probably throw gasoline on the fire, considering FIFA... More>>



Multi1
Article | July 23, 2017
Carrying On the Combat Tradition   

People have always wanted to compete. In the early days of sport, combat was not just a thrilling competition, but also a necessary survival skill.... More>>



Landscape1
Article | July 23, 2017
And They’re Off!   

In June, almost 2,500 elite and age-group competitors from nearly every state and 12+ countries raced in the inaugural IRONMAN 70.3 Wisconsin. The... More>>



Facilities1
Article | July 21, 2017
Scoring Big With Lacrosse   

Lacrosse has been played on the North American continent for centuries. Today, it’s one of the fastest-growing team sports in the U.S., spreading... More>>



Belmont
Article | May 31, 2017
Belmont Stakes Can Miss Out on Triple Crown History, But Still End up in the Winner’s Circle   

With one big surge, a horse with a name born out of the Information Age has killed the chance of a Triple Crown for 2017. But don’t worry, New... More>>



IndustryLeadership
Article | May 30, 2017
Meet the Mentors: Who's Who in Sports Tourism   

Sports tourism has continued to grow exponentially, leading to more events, more athletes and more economic impact. As events proliferate across the... More>>



Regional1
Article | May 30, 2017
The Mid-Atlantic: Vibrant, Growing and Easily Accessible   

The Mid-Atlantic’s growth as a sports destination lies in its proactive sports commissions and ‘sports-cation’ destinations that attract teams,... More>>



BenDraft
Article | May 3, 2017
The 2017 NFL Draft by the Numbers   

Philadelphia hosted the 2017 NFL Draft. It was the city's third epic party in 18 months, since the City of Brotherly Love also hosted Pope Francis in... More>>



DIVE
Article | May 3, 2017
Breaking Down the NCAA Site Selections: Good Breaks, Clean Breaks and Fast Facts   

And you thought March Madness had drama. The recent announcement of sites for NCAA tournaments spurred many cities into party mode and had pundits... More>>



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