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Article | November 9, 2021
Introducing the 2020 and 2021 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism Presented by Traveling Teams   

The rebound. We all waited for it, we all hoped for it, and now we all get to celebrate it. But what have we learned? One thing: The prognosticators... More>>



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Article | November 29, 2021
FIFA to Name World Cup Cities ... but When?   

Okay, FIFA. You’ve visited the cities, you’ve heard the pitches, you’ve been to the stadiums and in some cases, you’ve even been to games... More>>



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Article | November 7, 2021
Up for Bid: Beach Volleyball World Championships in 2023, 2025 and 2027   

The beach is calling. Are you ready to answer? The FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships (2023, 2025, 2027) are up for bid and those interested... More>>



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Article | November 4, 2021
A New Sport Nobody Wants: Illegal Street Racing   

Life imitating art? The Fast & Furious 9, released early last summer and the first Hollywood movie to gross more than $700 million since March of... More>>



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Article | November 4, 2021
Super Bowl LVI Could Give L.A. Up to $477 Million Economic Boost   

In Los Angeles, the good news just keeps coming. In addition to having the Olympics in 2028 to look forward to, Super Bowl Sunday in 2022 will give... More>>



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Article | November 1, 2021
Flag Football: The Next Big Growth Sector   

One of the fastest-rising sports of our time is flag football. The NAIA has established it as an Emerging Sport for Women and has partnered with the... More>>



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Article | November 1, 2021
The Buck Starts Here   

Rodeo’s booming popularity is good news for destinations that have invested in large, multi-purpose venues offering open space, plenty of seating... More>>



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Article | November 1, 2021
Horse Power   

Got horse sense? Whether you’re talking about hunter-jumpers or barrel racing and roping, it’s obvious that the USA has a special place in its... More>>



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Article | October 20, 2021
Cities Grappling with Tennis vs. Pickleball Conflict   

“We can’t play this game any longer, but can we still be friends?” Todd Rundgren’s 1978 smash single could be the soundtrack of the tensions... More>>



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Article | October 7, 2021
Seed Money: Grass Seed Shortage, Inflation Hurting Fields, Golf Courses   

There’s a shortage out there and it’s not toilet paper. It’s grass seed, something needed for facilities like golf courses and sports fields.... More>>



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