West-North Central Articles


HSBass
Article | March 10, 2020
More States Sanctioning Bass Fishing as a High School Sport   

Somewhere between Super Tuesday and the COVID lockdowns, something was quietly happening in the Southeast that would be a bellwether for high school... More>>



EelpoutFest
Article | March 9, 2020
Small Town Ice Fishing Festival Gets Too Big to Succeed   

Can a sports event be too successful? Can that success lead to its own demise? Apparently so, according to organizers of the International Eelpout... More>>



IndustryLead
Article | March 6, 2020
Meet Your New Partners   

Events are successful because they are backed by excellence – excellence in planning, in marketing and in budgeting. The relationship of the event... More>>



Regional1
Article | March 6, 2020
Mountain Home for Sports   

With its soaring peaks, desert lands and rolling plains, the mountain region features the most diverse geography of any area in the U.S. Sports event... More>>



SuperBowl
Article | February 3, 2020
Super Bowl Saturday? Don’t Mark Your Calendar   

As much a part of the Super Bowl party experience is the entertainment of its commercials. So what is the takeaway from the pervasive #SuperMonday... More>>



ToughMudder
Article | January 8, 2020
Tough Times for Tough Mudder Show Dark Future for Obstacle Racing   

What happens when a giant in the industry falls? It reverberates through those left standing. Tough Mudder might not have hit the ground (yet) but it... More>>



IndustryLead
Article | December 20, 2019
New Decade, New Destinations   

The holidays are behind us and the new year (a whole new decade, in fact) is underway. Gyms are crowded, shopping malls are empty and it’s time for... More>>



Multi1
Article | December 19, 2019
The Brave New World of Esports   

Although esports is digitally based, physical space is needed to house in-person events, prompting a growing number of destinations to build... More>>



Landscape1
Article | December 18, 2019
Frozen Assets   

Winter sports organizers can find ice sheets everywhere these days, from venues near the frozen communities on the North Dakota-Minnesota border to... More>>



MiLB
Article | December 11, 2019
“Assault on Hometown Baseball” Panicking Cities   

Spring training for baseball starts soon but there may be fewer players at the Minor League level in years to come, thanks (or no thanks) to a... More>>



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