First-Ever Drone Racing and Technology Event to Take Place at State Fairgrounds’ Expo Center

November 16, 2018

The Exposition Center at the New York State Fairgrounds will host the Empire Drone Expo and Racing Competition, a first for Upstate New York. more >>


Wilmington Hammerheads Youth Soccer and N.C. Youth Soccer Association to Host NCYSA Carolina Strong Festival in Lieu of 2018 Beach Soccer Classic

November 15, 2018

In the aftermath of Hurricane Florence’s landfall nearly two months ago, local residents continue to be impacted in unexpected ways. more >>


DSTE Releases New Details of Event

November 15, 2018

New registration and information details, as well as scheduled events, have been released, regarding the Deep South Turf Expo in Biloxi. more >>


Troon Announces Expansion, Corporate Move

November 12, 2018

To accommodate regional growth interests and opportunities, Troon® has expanded and opened a corporate office in Irvine, California. more >>


New Report Highlights Recreational Fishing’s Broad Economic and Conservation Impact

November 12, 2018

Based on numbers in the new 2018 Sportfishing in America: An Economic Force for Conservation, fishing as an industry is growing. more >>


“Protecting Students from Abuse” Online Course Available Through NFHS Learning Center

November 12, 2018

The National Federation of State High School Associations has developed an online education course, “Protecting Students from Abuse." more >>


blank Case study | September 14, 2018
Discover the Unexpected: El Paso   

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

You may think you know El Paso. You may even have been to El Paso. But Brooke Underwood, director of convention development for Destination El Paso,... More>>

blank Case study | September 14, 2018
A Winning Game in Southern California   

By: Peter Francesconi

When it comes to finding a destination to host sporting events, Irvine, California, needs to be at the top of the list. At the center of Orange... More>>

TriCities Case study | September 1, 2018
Southeastern Washington State’s Dry Region Provides Year-Round Athletic Opportunities   

By: Michael Popke

When sports planners think of the Pacific Northwest, images of a dry desert region may not immediately come to mind. The Tri-Cities’ climate,... More>>

blank Case study | July 17, 2018
Conway, Arkansas: Sports at Its Heart   

By: Peter Francesconi

More than 125 years ago, business leaders in Conway, Arkansas, wanted to grow the local economy, so they created a strategy to attract institutions... More>>



Gymnastics Article | November 14, 2018
With a Possible Separation from the USOC, What Happens to Sanctioning of Gymnastics Events?

By: Michael Popke

With a potential ouster of USA Gymnastics as the sport's governing body, what will happen to sanctioned events? And who will sanction them in the...   More>>

Far Article | November 14, 2018
Northern California Fires Wreaking Havoc

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

In Northern California, a destructive and fast-moving wildfire is causing widespread fatalities and devastation. Sports events took a back seat as...   More>>

IABT Article | November 14, 2018
College Triathlon Closing in on NCAA Championship Status

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Women’s triathlon continues its march toward NCAA championship sport status. Need proof? USA Triathlon’s most recent announcement shows Hampton...   More>>

ConcussionReport Article | November 14, 2018
Concussion Report: Pop Warner’s Program, a New Book and a Huge Lawsuit

By: Michael Popke

What is the latest news, and what studies, developments and initiatives are intended to prevent (or at least lower the risk of) concussions in sports...   More>>

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