Management


XTerra

XTERRA Announces Next International Event

August 15, 2018

The XTERRA Taiwan off-road triathlon and accompanying sports festival will be held September 29-30, 2018 at Kenting National Park. more >>


MyrtleBeach

World Amateur Handicap Championship Boasting Record Field

August 14, 2018

The 35th annual PlayGolfMyrtleBeach.com World Amateur Handicap Championship reports that more than 2,850 players are registered. more >>


FortWorth

NASC Symposium to be Hosted in Fort Worth in 2022

August 14, 2018

The National Association of Sports Commissions (NASC) has selected Fort Worth as the host city for the 2022 NASC Sports Event Symposium. more >>



BASC

Bass Anglers for Saltwater Conservation Launches New Advocacy Website

August 13, 2018

B.A.S.S is pleased to announce the launch of a revamped Bass Anglers for Saltwater Conservation (BASC) advocacy website, www.BassForSalt.com. more >>


Oracle

Intercollegiate Tennis Association And Oracle Announce Multi-Year Alliance Extension

August 13, 2018

The Intercollegiate Tennis Association and Oracle announced a multi-year extension to their alliance. more >>


VisitWichita

In Effort to Attract more Sporting Events to Wichita, Visit Wichita Adds Executive Director of Sports Development

August 13, 2018

Brian Hargrove, former general manager of the Wichita Sports Forum, is the organization’s new executive director of sports development. more >>


Spotlights

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>>


blank Case study | May 30, 2018
A Winning Experience in the Smokies   

By: Peter Francesconi

Nestled in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains, the Sevierville, Tennessee, area is one of America’s favorite places to visit. In fact,... More>>


blank Case study | May 30, 2018
Lincoln Boosts its Sports Presence   

By: Michael Popke

Lincoln, Nebraska, took another major step forward in its evolution as a sports tourism mecca in April. That’s when the popular Speedway Village... More>>


DSImage Case study | February 2, 2018
Welcome to America’s Sports & Family Fun Capital®   

By: Peter Francesconi

The sports event planner’s wish list might include lush, green field space for outdoor sports. It might also feature excellent indoor facilities... More>>



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Articles

Curling Article | August 8, 2018
Inside Events: USA Curling

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

It’s the quirky, relatable sport that brought home the men’s gold medal at the Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, found its way into 45 states...   More>>


NASCAR Article | August 8, 2018
NASCAR Isn't Dying, But Insiders See A Sport in Transition

By: Michael Popke

Down but not out. NASCAR, once declared America’s fastest-growing sport, appears to have fallen out of favor. High ticket costs, the retirement of...   More>>


Ref Article | August 8, 2018
Social Media Parent-Shaming: The New Weapon to Stop Bad Behavior

By: Michael Popke

Parents of youth athletes have long been accused of behaving badly. But when a youth soccer referee from Oklahoma decided to post video clips of some...   More>>


WWE Article | August 8, 2018
First WWE Women’s-Only Event Potential Game Changer for Organizers

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

What was once an anomaly – girls on high school wrestling team – has become commonplace. The question is, however, whether a women’s-only...   More>>



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