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Article | June 18, 2021
With Multiple Destinations Hosting, CONCACAF Has “Coopetition”   

While many destinations are focused on whether they will be picked as host cities for the 2026 World Cup, this summer brings a different... More>>



SPECTATORS
Article | May 12, 2021
Bringing Fans Back to the Stands   

Just like the rebound itself, spectator numbers in sports events are, well, all over the map. But everyone agrees fans are essential. More>>



MultiSport
Article | May 12, 2021
Track Is Back   

One of the most popular sports in the world, and one of the oldest and most revered, track and field is set to be contested in Tokyo this summer. But... More>>



DESTINATIONPERSPECTIVES
Article | May 12, 2021
Reinvesting in the Future to Build Economic Impact   

The economic impact from sports (something so modest as a few cents on a dollar) can be reinvested by communities for exponential growth. More>>



Monarchs
Article | May 7, 2021
With 100% Spectator Capacity, KC Monarchs Ready to Take the Field   

“Take me out to the ballgame/Take me out to the crowd…” That second line is about to reverberate loud (very loud) and clear in Kansas this... More>>



CFLXFL
Article | April 26, 2021
What Could an XFL/CFL Co-Op Mean for Football Destinations?   

Just as March got underway, the rumblings began of the potential for the XFL and the CFL (Canada’s version of the NFL) to work together. The fact... More>>



KS_Soccer
Article | March 13, 2021
Success. Recover. Repeat. Kansas Back in Soccer Spotlight   

Success. Recover. Repeat. Overland Park is serving notice that Kansas is back in the game. Following the successful hosting of the 2019 US Youth... More>>



IceFishing
Article | February 27, 2021
Ice Fishing Growing in Participation, Showing Excellent Potential   

Over the summer, fishing exploded in popularity as more people discovered the sport during the pandemic. TV viewership of bass fishing tournaments... More>>



RegionalMtn
Article | February 26, 2021
Mountain Highs   

The country’s mountainous region offers world-class terrain is ideal for skiing, climbing, trail running, mountain biking and more – as long as... More>>



NCAA
Article | February 25, 2021
Basketball Welcomes Back Spectators   

The madness is on—with fans. The NCAA has announced its spectator attendance policies for its March Division I basketball tournaments, which will... More>>



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