West-North Central Articles


IceFishing
Article | February 21, 2018
Minnesota Ice Fishing Tourism on Solid Ground, Despite Tournament Cheating Allegations   

Many ice fishing tournaments have been big winners this year, thanks to cold weather. But unfortunately, controversy has cropped up, resulting in... More>>



CACamarillo
Article | February 4, 2018
Change of Scenery   

Moving to a new location can rejuvenate a sports event. After all, it brings in new athletes, new spectators and a change of venue. You get different... More>>



Landscape1
Article | February 1, 2018
Unpredictable Weather? Not a Problem   

Mother Nature can be temperamental, and that can wreak havoc with planning outdoor sports events, including those held over the winter months.... More>>



Facilities1
Article | February 1, 2018
Hoop Dreams   

As we edge ever closer to March Madness and its brackets, bets and berths, interest in basketball is outpacing that in every other sport. If you’re... More>>



NCAA
Article | January 24, 2018
Eight Cities with One Goal: Final Four   

Eight cities. Four years. One goal - Final Four. As the NCAA winds up to March Madness, it’s also winnowing down the cities to host future events.... More>>



USBankStadium
Article | January 24, 2018
The Big Game By the Numbers: Super Bowl in Minneapolis   

It’s time for office pools, overhyped halftime shows and the best commercials anywhere. And that means the Super Bowl. Yes, it’s a domed stadium.... More>>



Security
Article | January 10, 2018
Cost of Safeguarding the Super Bowl Estimated at $3.1 Million   

We all know Super Bowls bring an excellent economic impact to their host cities. What we know less about is how much it costs to safeguard that... More>>



SuperBowl
Article | December 13, 2017
Minneapolis Pinning Hopes for Increased Tourism, Jobs on Super Bowl   

Christmas is closer than the Super Bowl, so it’s appropriate that Minneapolis, host of the big game, has a wish list. In addition to the economic... More>>



SDM2017AwardsLogo
Article | November 20, 2017
2017 CHAMPIONS OF ECONOMIC IMPACT IN SPORTS TOURISM   

Sports Destination Management is proud to announce the 2017 “Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism.” The nominees this year were... More>>



Regional1
Article | November 20, 2017
The Heartland, Home of Wide-Open Spaces and Smiling Faces   

When the Nebraska Golf Association considered hosting a tournament last summer in Kearney — a city in the direct path of the 2017 total solar... More>>



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