West-North Central Articles


IndustryLead1
Article | April 25, 2019
The Allure of College Towns   

In college towns across the U.S., great sports venues await, surrounded with storied traditions and filled with potential. Want to visit? Join this... More>>



Multi1
Article | April 24, 2019
Venues Suited to Victories   

It’s one of the oldest sports known to man but its facilities are state-of-the-art and designed to coax the best performances out of athletes at... More>>



Landscape1
Article | April 24, 2019
Hooked on Fishing   

Whether it plays out on a bass boat, from the shoreline, on the ocean or through the ice, fishing is big business for cities across the U.S. Prime... More>>



Bracket
Article | April 3, 2019
By the Numbers: The Final Four   

The Cinderellas have long since left the dance and we’re down to the Final Four. As those teams come screaming into Minneapolis to duke it out (see... More>>



Regional1
Article | February 28, 2019
Purple Mountain Majesties   

The mountain region of the U.S. has much of its sporting infrastructure courtesy of nature, including the Rocky Mountains and other ranges such as... 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>>



Plane
Article | February 6, 2019
Report: Charter Planes Used More by Men’s Teams Than Women’s   

The great divide between men’s and women’s teams at the collegiate level is an often-referenced (and much argued) issue. A recent report... 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>>



IndustryLead1
Article | December 28, 2018
A Change of Venue   

Sometimes, we just need a change of scenery. In a new place, under new conditions, event owners and rights holders are often able to put a new spin... More>>



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>>



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