Individual Sports


VABeach

Virginia Beach Announces Details of Air Show Event

September 20, 2018

This year, the NAS Oceana Air Show is pleased to present the United States Navy’s Blue Angels along with the Canadian Forces Snowbirds. more >>


Maryland

National Hunting and Fishing Day to be Celebrated September 22

September 20, 2018

All those interested in the great outdoors are invited to the annual National Hunting and Fishing Day celebration September 22. more >>


LasVegas

Las Vegas Pickleball Open Coming This Month

September 20, 2018

The Las Vegas Pickleball Open, new this year, offers a number of opportunities. more >>


LittleRockMarathon

Little Rock Half Marathon Releases Details of Event

September 19, 2018

The 17th Annual Little Rock Marathon Race Weekend, presented by the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, will be held March 2 – 4. more >>



RoundRock

Top 5 Reasons to Bring Your Tournament to Round Rock

September 5, 2018

As the Sports Capital of Texas, Round Rock holds a reputation for being a sports tourism hot spot. There are all kinds of reasons to bring your... more >>


RockyMount

Rocky Mount, NC - A World-Class Sports Event Destination

September 1, 2018

Rocky Mount, North Carolina, has long been a vital sports destination for North Carolina and the surrounding region. The Rocky Mount Sports Complex,... 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 >>



YouthOnCourse

National Affordable Golf Program Grows By 120 Percent

September 17, 2018

Youth on Course continues its growth, with state and regional golf association partnerships increasing 120 percent in the last 18 months. more >>


CatchDesMoines

Catch Des Moines awarded Best Student-Athlete Experience Event for NAIA 2018 Wrestling National Championships

September 17, 2018

The NAIA has announced the second year of the NAIA National Championship Host Excellence Awards. more >>


PPR

Inaugural Pickleball Coach Certification held on Hilton Head Island

September 17, 2018

Professional Pickleball Registry conducted its first ever Pickleball Certification Workshop at Palmetto Dunes Tennis & Pickleball Center. more >>


3M

3Mgives Names Austin Youth River Watch Beneficiary of 2019 3M Half Marathon

September 10, 2018

3Mgives has selected Austin Youth River Watch (AYRW) as the beneficiary of the 2019 3M Half Marathon. 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 | September 14, 2018
Discover the Unexpected: El Paso   

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

You may think you know El Paso. You may even have been to El Paso. But Brooke Underwood, director of convention development for Destination El Paso,... More>>


blank Case study | September 14, 2018
A Winning Game in Southern California   

By: Peter Francesconi

When it comes to finding a destination to host sporting events, Irvine, California, needs to be at the top of the list. 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

WeatherMap Article | September 19, 2018
Sports Events Feel Florence’s Wrath

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Hurricane Florence might have become Tropical Storm Florence but there was no downgrading its catastrophic effects. Sports events might have been the...   More>>


StriderCup Article | September 19, 2018
USA Cycling, Special Events Strive to Introduce Sport to Kids at Younger Age

By: Michael Popke

Getting American kids to become cognizant of cycling as a competitive avenue, rather than just a recreational pursuit, has been a goal for USA...   More>>


USA_WaterPolo Article | September 19, 2018
$50M Olympic Water Polo Venue Could Provide $1 Billion Economic Impact

By: Michael Popke

There’s nothing like an Olympics coming to town – even a decade from now – to spur construction of great sports venues, and Irvine, California,...   More>>


ELeague Article | September 19, 2018
Can a Pro eSports League Help the Move toward the Olympics – or is it a False Start?

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

No magic. No shooting. Oh, and it needs to be based on real sports. Those have been the ground rules the IOC has laid before it will consider...   More>>



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