January/February 2023 | Sports Destination Management

January/February 2023


Sports Destination Management Magazine

January/February 2023

We’re headed into the new year – with all the best intentions. And we can safely say we’re not only back to normal but better than normal. Attendance in events and economic impact are shattering records, travel is back in a big way and hotels are starting to report sellouts for conventions and other events. That’s a great start. If one of your goals was self-improvement, this issue can help you become well-versed on industry issues like insurance, adaptive sports events and more. 2023 is off to a great start. Let’s keep the momentum and enjoy the ride.

In this issue

Coming of Age

BY: Judy Leand

The worldwide esports market is exploding. In fact, predictions have esports generating $1.8 billion in revenues globally, with North America alone set to hit $300 million. With in-person competition back in action, it’s likely event owners are going to be looking for some new cutting-edge venues to host players. These are game-ready. more....