West-South Central Articles


SportsLandscape1
Article | March 6, 2020
Golf’s Forward March   

Propelled by efforts to bring youth into the game, golf is growing. What serves it best? Venues nationwide that are not only open to hosting youth... More>>



SportsFacilities1
Article | March 5, 2020
Booting Up   

Soccer remains one of the most popular sports at multiple levels, including high school, where both boys’ and girls’ participation continues to... More>>


Article | February 21, 2020
Little Leagues Banning Use of ‘Astros’ Team Name   

Talk about blowback. In the wake of the Houston Astros’ sign-stealing scandal that has opposing teams and fans calling not only for MLB to ban... 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>>



Facilities1
Article | December 18, 2019
Courting the Game   

March Madness is around the corner, high school basketball is peaking and with the 3-on-3 game making headway on the global stage, the sport is... More>>


Article | December 11, 2019
Texans Vote to Allow Sporting Goods Sales Tax to Benefit Parks   

Those who’ve ever wanted to be able to direct their taxes toward something they support now have the chance. In its most recent election, Texans... More>>



IndustryLeadershipLeadIn
Article | November 1, 2019
Introducing the 2019 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism   

The legendary coach, Pat Summitt, said it best: “Teamwork is what makes common people capable of uncommon results.” Meet this year’s award... More>>



Regional1
Article | November 1, 2019
In the Heartland, Ready to Host   

The Midwest has long been favored by residents and tourists alike for its diverse geography, affordability and friendly residents. America’s... More>>



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