January/February 2022 | Sports Destination Management

January/February 2022


Sports Destination Management Magazine

January/February 2022

What’s your New Year’s resolution? If it involves becoming a stronger, better informed, more productive member of this industry, this issue can help. There are articles on insuring your event (and not falling prey to the problems that often occur), on rebranding (and marketing a new identity) – and on how adaptive sports have evolved (there’s something every event owner can learn here). If you’ve wanted to find a host for basketball, esports or winter sports, we have some great possibilities. Plus, you can catch up with paddle and watercraft sports, as well as with ski mountaineering, a new discipline for the Winter Olympics. Let’s make it a great year together.

In this issue

Lessons Learned: What the Endeavor Games Can Teach All Event Owners

BY: Cassidhe Walker

The Endeavor Games for athletes with physical disabilities was first held in 2000 on the campus of the University of Central Oklahoma in Edmond, Oklahoma. Much has changed since then, and the event has evolved to meet those needs and challenges, all while keeping the needs of our athletes in mind. Here is what we have learned along the way. more....