Safety & Security


BirdScooters
Article | September 18, 2019
Dockless Scooters Posing New Challenge to Road Races   

When a legally blind marathoner in Texas tripped over an abandoned electric scooter in the roadway, it sent a strong message to event owners... More>>



Skeeter
Article | September 18, 2019
Mosquito-Borne Illness Forces Race Postponement: Should Event Owners Worry?   

Mosquitoes are hungry, and despite the season, they’re not craving pumpkin spice. In fact, they’re still causing big concerns for sports event... More>>



Marathon
Article | September 18, 2019
Fears About Dangerous Temperatures at 2020 Olympics Heating Up   

Organizers of the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo, worried about the dangerously high summer temperatures, have moved events such as the marathon and race... More>>



track
Article | September 18, 2019
Event Organizers Must Face Realities Posed by Trans Athletes   

As fall high school sports seasons commence around the country, some administrators are facing challenges stemming from an increasing number of... More>>



Decathlon
News | September 17, 2019
First-Ever Citywide Plogging Event Coming to Emeryville This Weekend   

The first-ever citywide plogging event, which combines running and picking up litter, will be hosted this weekend in Northern California. More>>



MyrtleBeachGolf
News | September 12, 2019
Myrtle Beach Golf Courses Reopen Following Brush with Hurricane Dorian   

Myrtle Beach golf courses reopened over the weekend following a brush with Hurricane Dorian. More>>



ETASafeSport
| September 9, 2019
Abuse Prevention Training to Benefit the Full Spectrum of the Sports Events &Tourism Industry   

The training will benefit athletes, coaches, volunteers, referees, staff and others attending events hosted by Sports ETA members. More>>



Football
Article | September 4, 2019
Safeguards in Youth Football Aren’t Helping as Participation Continues to Slide   

It’s football season – and open season on football as well. The same day the NFHS reported a significant decline in varsity football, a former... More>>



ApexLegends
Article | September 4, 2019
Will Esports Events Suffer After Being Linked to Mass Shootings?   

There was plenty of fallout after two nearly back-to-back mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton – and it included esports. ESPN abruptly announced... More>>



TouchFootball
Article | September 4, 2019
Texas Organization First in Country to Require Helmets for Touch Football   

Touch football is gaining favor among parents for its comparative safety – but even so, organizers are taking no chances. The Texas State 7on7... More>>



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