Individual Sports


USOpen

USTA Preparing to Celebrate 50th Anniversary of the US Open

August 14, 2018

The USTA announced Fan Week, taking place at the grounds of the US Open, and at the US Open Experience at Brookfield Place, in Manhattan. more >>


USA_Gymnastics

Medalists Highlighting Field of Gymnasts at TD Garden

August 14, 2018

Some serious star power will compete at the 2018 U.S. Gymnastics Championships at Boston’s TD Garden. 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 >>


USATri

USA Triathlon Youth Splash & Dash Returning to Colorado Springs

August 13, 2018

The USA Triathlon Youth Splash & Dash Presented by SafeSplash Swim School return to Cheyenne Mountain Resort in Colorado Springs. more >>



RoundRock

Round Rock Is The Sports Capital Of Texas!

August 8, 2018

They say everything is bigger in Texas, and sports are no exception! Round Rock has made a name for itself as the Sports Capital of Texas, playing... more >>


Laredo

Pack Up the Teams and Head on Down to Laredo, Texas!

July 11, 2018

Want a destination for sports but one that also lends itself to a perfect blend of culture, language, culinary influences and ambiance? Look deep... more >>


Odessa

Odessa, Texas: The Home of Friday Night Lights Welcomes New Addition to the Football Family

June 27, 2018

The Permian Basin, an oil-rich area, brings thousands to work in the field. But the community and its passion for sports convinces them to stay. Get... more >>


RutherfordMain

Game On in The Sports Capital of Tennessee®

May 29, 2018

This vibrant Southern community, conveniently located just 30 miles southeast of Nashville, Tennessee, includes the cities of Murfreesboro, Smyrna,... more >>


LSSCAerial

Enjoy Peoria Wants to Know... Will Your Event Play in Peoria?

May 2, 2018

Located in the heart of Illinois, the Peoria Area is known as a premier sporting destination in the Midwest. The city carries a rich tradition of... 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 >>


Omni

Omni Hotels & Resorts to Become PGA TOUR Official Marketing Partner Through 2022

August 6, 2018

The PGA TOUR and Omni Hotels & Resorts announced a sponsorship agreement through 2022 designating Omni as the official hotel partner. more >>


PGATOUR

Discovery and PGA TOUR to Create First-of-its-Kind International Golf Service

August 6, 2018

Discovery and the PGA TOUR announced a pioneering strategic alliance to create a new international multi-platform home for golf. more >>


IRONMAN

IRONMAN Announces Continued International Expansion with Event in Greece

July 30, 2018

Greece’s first ever IRONMAN® 70.3® triathlon will take place in Costa Navarino of the Messinia region. more >>


Destination Spotlights

blank Case study | September 25, 2017
America’s 50th State Opens Its Sporting Doors to the World   

By: Michael Popke

Once renowned for hosting the Pro Bowl (the National Football League’s annual all-star game at Aloha Stadium in Honolulu for more than 30 years)... More>>


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 | July 17, 2018
Winning With a ‘Very Valdosta’ Sports Culture   

By: Peter Francesconi

In the 1980s, Valdosta, Georgia, surged in prosperity and, with the renewed economic impact came a renewed downtown area, business relationships and... More>>


White Papers

WE ARE GOLF Whitepaper | August 1, 2018
The U.S. Golf Economy Report   

This report presented by Golf 20/20 shows spending and income on the golf industry, providing an economic snapshot of the sport More>>


RedTorch Whitepaper | May 1, 2018
#SportOnSocial2018   

This report ranks the social media performance of 35 international federations of the IOC from March 2017 to February 2018. More>>


OutdoorRecAssn Whitepaper | February 1, 2018
2017 Outdoor Participation Report   

The Outdoor Foundation’s Outdoor Recreation Participation Report tracks American participation trends with a focus on youth and diversity. More>>


Berkman_Harvard Whitepaper | January 1, 2018
Bringing Mindsports into the Classroom and Beyond   

Researchers at Harvard University's Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society compiled a research paper on the effects of mind sports. More>>



Print

Articles

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>>


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>>


WorldBeach Article | August 8, 2018
World Beach Games Coming to San Diego, Despite Rough Start

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

It certainly hasn’t been smooth sailing, but the tide is turning on the World Beach Games. The event, now expected to take place in October of...   More>>


911 Article | August 8, 2018
With September 11 Only a Month Away, Planners Preparing to Mark the Occasion

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

A month from now, America again observes Patriots’ Day, the commemoration of September 11. This year has an eerie sense of familiarity since the...   More>>



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