Pacific Articles


Offseason
Article | March 20, 2019
Investing in Terrain for Cycling, Running and Climbing Means No Off Season for Ski Resorts   

The announcement that Alterra Mountain Company would invest $181 million across multiple North American destinations might not have been a surprise... More>>



WorldUrbanGames
Article | March 6, 2019
Hosting Shake-Up: L.A. Out as Base for 2019 World Urban Games   

The last time this happened to a multi-sport event, it was called ‘the worst snub in Olympic history.’ Depending on who you ask, though, this... More>>



AAF
Article | March 6, 2019
What’s Going on With the Alliance of American Football?   

The Alliance of American Football’s regular season kicked off in early February and is expected to continue until mid-April. So far, so good. The... More>>



IndustryLead
Article | February 28, 2019
Connecting with Great Partners for Long-Term Success   

A destination can have great venues, excellent amenities and wonderful weather but ultimately, it’s the people you’re working with at the CVB or... More>>



SportsLandscape1
Article | February 28, 2019
The Changing Landscape of Golf   

Once reputed to be a sport for men of a certain age and income, golf has a new and growing demographic: youth. Children’s and high school-age... More>>



Handstand
Article | February 20, 2019
Promoting Sports Events by Hosting World Record Attempt Tie-Ins   

Reaction to the announcement of a Chuck Norris 5K in College Station, Texas, (with a possible world record for most people dressed as Chuck Norris)... More>>



GART
Article | February 6, 2019
Coast-to-Coast Trail Could Give Event Owners a Way to Challenge Endurance Athletes, Bucket Listers   

It might be premature to tell the Appalachian Trail or the Pacific Crest Trail to step aside but a coast-to-coast, traffic-free trail could be a... More>>



Shot
Article | February 6, 2019
Measles Outbreak Stands to Affect Youth Sports   

A satire site recently noted, “CDC Releases List of Vaccine Side Effects, Including Old Age, Grey Hair.” Unfortunately, the problem of... More>>



cricket
Article | February 6, 2019
Plenty of Obstacles Stand Between Cricket and the Olympic Podium   

If cricket wants to be on the Olympic program, it has significant obstacles to overcome. The first of those: it has to actually apply. Cricket missed... More>>



BMX
Article | February 6, 2019
BMX Dropped from World Beach Games; Venue Cost Cited   

The World Beach Games, scheduled for this October in San Diego, took another blow with the announcement that BMX freestyle has been dropped. It’s a... More>>



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