Article | July 21, 2017
Utilizing Your Local CVB or Sports Commission to Help Plan Your Events   

Everyone’s goal is to have a successful event. Making sure both the event planner and the local Destination Marketing Organizations (DMO) have the... More>>

Article | May 3, 2017
Inside Events: Women’s Flat Track Derby Association   

With nearly 450 leagues nationally (and worldwide growth), roller derby is climbing in popularity and recognition. The Women’s Flat Track Derby... More>>

Author | February 1, 2017
John Sadler   

John Sadler, JD, CIC, graduated magna cum laude from the University of South Carolina with degrees in insurance and finance in 1983. He graduated... More>>

Article | January 30, 2017
Insurance Basics: What You Need to Know   

Securing insurance for tournaments and other sports events is an essential aspect of the planning process. More>>

| November 22, 2016
SDM Announces 2016 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism   


Article | September 26, 2016
Getting from Point A to Point B: Options for Sports Team Travel   

Transportation. Travel. Whatever label you slap on it, getting from Point A to Point B is one of the most important aspects of an event owner’s... More>>

Article | June 29, 2016
Rio Games are Bucking Travel Insurance Trends   

The Olympics is a bucket-list item, but this year, some might be putting their plans on hold, with Zika, political and economic unrest and reports of... More>>

| March 8, 2016
March/April Preview: Soccer | Insurance | Golf | Swimming & Diving   


Article | March 2, 2016
Signing Off: Understanding The Pros And Cons Of Waiver And Release Documents   

Just sign on the dotted line, right? It’s a bit more complicated than that. While liability insurance protects your organization after an incident... More>>

Article | January 27, 2016
Planners Wrestle with Debate: List a Snow Date, or Hope for the Best?   

The East Coast’s first snowstorm, packing more than two feet of snow and high winds, barged in over the weekend, leading to cancellations and... More>>

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