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2018AwardsLeadIn
Article | November 19, 2018
2018 CHAMPIONS OF ECONOMIC IMPACT IN SPORTS TOURISM   

SDM is proud to announce its 2018 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism award winners. This year’s Champions represent the most notable... More>>



Multi7
Article | November 14, 2018
Rodeo Roundup   

Rodeo venues can be found all over the United States — even in places where you might not expect them, including places like Sedalia, Missouri,... More>>



Far
Article | November 14, 2018
Northern California Fires Wreaking Havoc   

In Northern California, a destructive and fast-moving wildfire is causing widespread fatalities and devastation. Sports events took a back seat as... More>>



WorldUrbanGames
Article | November 14, 2018
In a Surprise Honor, L.A. Will Host the World Urban Games Next Year   

The next Olympics there may be a decade out but Los Angeles is getting a warm-up. The city has been named to host the first two editions of the World... More>>



USSoccer
Article | November 14, 2018
Should U.S. Soccer Diversify Venue Selection for the Men’s National Team?   

U.S. Soccer needs to start thinking outside the box – or at least outside its traditional map – if it wants to get more in-person spectators. In... More>>



Facilities8
Article | November 9, 2018
Pickleball: Catching the Wave   

There’s been explosive growth in pickleball and a resulting uptick in the number of venues to host it. Across the country, events are bringing in... More>>



eSports
Article | October 31, 2018
First eSports Reality Series Hits the Airwaves: What It Means to Event Organizers   

It’s a cross between MTV’s then-groundbreaking reality series, “The Real World,” (strangers dropped into the petri dish of a house and... More>>



WorldBeach
Article | October 31, 2018
Against All Odds, World Beach Games Begins One-Year Countdown   

The World Beach Games organizers are ready to kick sand in doubters’ faces. Having started the one-year countdown until the event take place in San... More>>



AlaskaTeam
Article | October 17, 2018
Alaska High School Football Team Travels 1,650 for One Game   

There are home games, there are away games and then there are Alaska’s away games. A high school football team in the 49th state flew 24 hours and... More>>



Lax
Article | October 3, 2018
Los Angeles Just Might be Home Turf for Olympic Lacrosse in 2028   

As the U.S. continues the march toward the 2028 Olympics, plenty of sports are already jockeying for position there – one of which is lacrosse.... More>>



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