January/February 2024 | Sports Destination Management

January/February 2024


Sports Destination Management Magazine

January/February 2024

Muhammad Ali said, “Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on earth.” If 2024 is your year to give back to the industry, this issue can help. “Bringing in a New Class of Leaders” talks about the qualities that will be in demand in the future. Are we helping others become those leaders? Another article covers an innovative obstacle race that brings together athletes with and without disabilities, and provides good information about adding adaptive categories to events. We’re standing on the precipice of 2024. Let’s make it a great one.

In this issue

Full-Court Press

BY: Peter Francesconi

While nearly every other team sport has seen a decrease in “play occasions” over the three years from 2019 to 2022, basketball has seen a significant three-year increase. With numbers like that, it’s an extremely desirable hosting opportunity, and plenty of facilities around the country are welcoming tournaments of all sizes. Here are just a few. more....