|Issue #107: April 17, 2019|
Winning With a 'Very Valdosta' Sports Culture
Valdosta, Georgia, is a city that has reinvented itself and these days, as a sought-after haven for individual athletes and sports teams alike, its venues have set the bar for tournament experiences at all levels. But one of the most valuable amenities of all is a friendly hometown that embraces all those visitors each season - and Valdosta delivers.
Victory Means a Little More Here: Fayetteville, North Carolina
Located in the heart of North Carolina, Fayetteville has a historic charm packed with culture, excitement and top-notch sports facilities. Our timeline is dotted with moments like Babe Ruth's first professional home run, Jim Thorpe's stint as a baseball player and PGA great Raymond Floyd's ascent and we want to record your great moments too.
|In other news and commentary...|
|FIFA's Economic Savior is...Esports?|
FIFA, staggering away from the wreckage of its scandal, notes that while many revenue streams are flat, income on the esports front is increasing exponentially. And media rights to those game finals are another welcome boon. Esports, it seems, has emerged as the unlikely hero of this bizarre tale.
Inside Events: National Club Baseball Association
Baseball is back and exploding in popularity. Baseball at the collegiate club level is also booming, according to the National Club Baseball Association. Meet the organization that has programs in more than 300 schools nationwide (with more added each year), and whose players epitomize the love of the game.
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This issue is a testament to our readers' knowledge. Many articles here, on topics such as choosing a photographer, planning for medical support and the benefits of hosting events at off-peak and off-season times, were written on a volunteer basis. They contain great insights and we hope you benefit from them. Also in this issue, you'll find features on golf, soccer, swimming and diving, as well as sport climbing and disc golf. There's also an excellent "who's who" feature on our industry. We're headed into spring and into a new season of sports. This issue provides a great head start. Enjoy!
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