Economics


PokemonGo
Article | September 4, 2019
Thought Pokémon Go Was Dead? Get Ready for the Second Coming   

If you thought Pokemon Go was dead, get ready for the Second Coming of Pikachu. The augmented reality app that was the hot trend in the summer of... More>>



Basketball
Article | September 4, 2019
High School Sports Are Down. Are Travel Sports to Blame?   

The news that participation is down in high school sports isn’t a shock. The real question is whether, and how much, travel sports are to blame.... More>>



Climbing
Article | September 4, 2019
Interest Strong in Climbing as Sport Heads for the Olympics   

No rocks and no hard places here. Climbing is headed for the Olympics in 2020 (and 2024, for that matter) so it shouldn’t come as any surprise that... More>>



Sustainability
Article | September 4, 2019
Green is the New Black: Keeping Events Eco-Friendly Also Makes Them Profitable   

Is green the new black? Eco-friendly initiatives on all levels of sports events, from college tailgates to the Olympics, are on the increase – and... More>>



WorldGames
Article | September 4, 2019
What Birmingham Stands to Gain by Hosting the World Games in 2021   

When the World Games come to Birmingham, Alabama, in 2021, they’ll boost the city’s reputation as a center for multi-sport events on the highest... More>>



DestPerspectives1
Article | September 2, 2019
Making a Plan B: The Importance of Contingency Planning   

We have all been there. A thunderstorm delays an outdoor event. A power outage sends people scrambling. Volunteers don’t show up. Equipment gets... More>>



SportsOutlook1
Article | September 2, 2019
Cycling: A Snapshot of the Sport   

Cycling as a sport continues its evolution, thanks to new forces in the industry, new interests among riders and the multitude of disciplines the... More>>



ServiceSolutions1
Article | September 2, 2019
Department of Transportation: Moving Your Athletes Efficiently   

The world of travel sports turns on the ability to move athletes safely and efficiently from place to place. And whether that means a circulating... More>>



RunSignUp
Whitepaper | September 1, 2019
Race Trends: Annual Statistical Report   

Do sign-up apps actually help generate increased registration for sports events? This report uses RunSignup’s registration data from the past four... More>>



BusinessDev1
Article | August 27, 2019
Inked: A Proven Approach to Event Booking   

Event booking is a key element – no, the key element in sports tourism. The relationship between host venue and event owner is critical to creating... More>>



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