West-South Central Articles


DestPersepctives2
Article | February 28, 2019
Expect the Unexpected   

What do you stand to gain from hosting events at unexpected times? A lot. From gaining more attention on the crowded sports calendar to making a... 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>>



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>>



Immigration
Article | February 6, 2019
Immigrant Students Score Victory, Can Play on High School Teams   

In a decision absolutely guaranteed to stir debate in the current political climate, immigrant students in Louisiana who lack governmentally-issued... More>>



IceHockey
Article | January 23, 2019
How a Warm-Weather City Landed the (Outdoor) NHL Winter Classic   

In 2020, the NHL Winter Classic, a New Year’s Day tradition involving an outdoor game, lands in Dallas, in the Cotton Bowl Stadium. And even though... More>>



NCCGA
Article | January 9, 2019
College Golf Could Serve as Launchpad for the PGA TOUR   

It’s a game-changer. Rights holders putting on collegiate golf tournaments may find their events gaining a whole new level of importance. At least... 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>>



Landscape1
Article | December 27, 2018
Cold As Ice   

In winter sports, change is coming. As significant snowfall seemingly becomes less of a sure thing every year, many alternatives – including some... More>>



Facilities1
Article | December 27, 2018
Basketball Makes a Fast Break   

Most U.S. kids have bounced a basketball and shot for the hoop. Basketball courts are everywhere — at schools, in playgrounds, on driveways and in... 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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