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GarminKCMarathon

Kansas City Announces Details of Marathon

March 27, 2020

Registration is currently open for the Garmin Kansas City Marathon, the date for which has been set for October 17, 2020. more >>


PlanoBalloonFestAndRun

Plano Balloon Festival & Run Announces Details of Event

March 27, 2020

Plano Balloon Festival & Run has announced details of its event, scheduled to be held from September 18-20, 2020. more >>


AmericanPoleLeague

American Pole League Announces Championships in Tucson

March 27, 2020

The American Pole League has announced that its National and Open Championships will be held in Tucson, AZ on August 1. more >>


RunningUSA

Running USA Announces Updated Calendar of Events

March 26, 2020

Running USA has an event calendar, showing what has been postponed, rescheduled, etc. due to coronavirus concerns. more >>


RunningInsight

Running Insight Event Postponed to Later in 2020

March 26, 2020

The organizers of the Running Insight event will keep the racing public informed of the new dates. In the meantime, please stay safe. more >>



Asheville

Find Your Place in the Sun in Asheville!

March 12, 2020

If you haven’t considered Asheville, North Carolina, as your next host site, you’re missing out. In addition to our great weather and warm... more >>


MB

Myrtle Beach: Not Just a City…It’s a Destination!

February 20, 2020

Successful sports tourism made simple means having excellent venues in a great location and plenty of lodging and dining options in all price points.... more >>


LazyE

Seven Reasons You Should Play in Edmond

February 7, 2020

Edmond invites athletes to utilize state-of-the-art sports facilities and enjoy the city’s charm. With the ability to host all types of sports (on... more >>


Cycling

Lehigh Valley, PA Offers Top Athletic and Entertainment Options

January 22, 2020

From wide open fields to state-of-the-art indoor facilities, Lehigh Valley is the perfect destination for your next event. Located just 60 minutes... more >>


Sports_PNW

Play PNW Sports: Snohomish County, Washington

January 21, 2020

Welcome to PNW Sports! In Snohomish County, Washington, dedication to your successful event is our badge of honor. Located in northwest Washington... more >>



US_BC

USOPC Audit Shows US Bowling Congress Fully Compliant

March 23, 2020

The USOPC published an audit report showing the United States Bowling Congress is fully compliant with its 2019 Compliance Checklist. more >>


USA_Gymnastics

Fabrizio Tapped to Lead Communications for USA Gymnastics

March 23, 2020

USA Gymnastics announced that Carol Fabrizio has been named the organization’s Chief Communications and Marketing Officer. more >>


USA_Racquetball

USA Racquetball Names New U.S. Adult National Team Head Coach

March 23, 2020

USA Racquetball announced that Jim Durham of Fresno, California, has been named Head Coach of the U.S. Adult Racquetball Team. more >>


LPGAMeijer

Meijer LPGA Classic for Simply Give Touted as Best Tournament for Families and Foodies

March 16, 2020

The 2019 Meijer LPGA Classic for Simply Give was recognized as the Most Family Friendly and Best “Foodie” Experience on Tour. more >>


Titos

Ascension Seton Austin Marathon Has New Sponsor: Tito's Handmade Vodka

March 16, 2020

The Ascension Seton Austin Marathon presented by Under Armour has announced a sponsorship with an Austin original, Tito’s Handmade Vodka. more >>


Destination Spotlights

Hawaii Convention Center Case study | August 6, 2019
Hawai‘i Convention Center Offers Pacific Paradise for Sports   

By: Michael Popke

Just as appealing as the Hawai‘i Convention Center’s location in a tropical paradise is the fact that events do not have to bring flooring or... More>>


blank Case study | March 5, 2020
Sand Mountain Park and Amphitheater Ready to Provide ‘The Whole Experience’   

By: Michael Popke

City officials in Albertville, Alabama, knew a change was needed. That’s why, back in 2012, they began strategizing about ways to replace the... More>>


DSCedarPoint Case study | March 1, 2020
At Cedar Point Sports Center, it’s All About Sports Like No Other   

By: Judy Leand

Over the years, Cedar Point has thrilled visitors as “The Roller Coaster Capital of the World.” And in December 2019, it unveiled an attraction... More>>


White Papers

NewZoo Whitepaper | March 1, 2020
Global Games Report: 2019   

This report examines the esports industry, including audience consumption, economic impact and predictions for the future. More>>


RunningReport Whitepaper | February 1, 2020
The State of Running 2019   

This is the first mapping of Global running participation. The analysis covers 107.9 million race results from more than 70 thousand events from 1986... More>>


WomensRunning Whitepaper | October 1, 2019
New Research: Women's Running Report   

The Women’s Running 2018 Audience Study offers a wealth of market research on America’s fast-growing audience of women runners. More>>


RunSignUp Whitepaper | September 1, 2019
Race Trends: Annual Statistical Report   

Do sign-up apps actually help generate increased registration for sports events? This report uses RunSignup’s registration data from the past four... More>>


Articles

The Age of Sports: Planning Events for Senior Athletes: An Interview with Marc T. Riker Article | April 25, 2013
Planning Events for Senior Athletes: An Interview with Marc T. Riker

By: Sports Destination Management Team

Getting older and slowing down? Not unless you're talking about the laptops these athletes are carrying as they travel from event to event.   More>>


USA Wrestling Article | April 15, 2013
USA, Iran and Russia to Compete in Grand Central Terminal in New York City on Wednesday, May 15 as Part of Beat the Streets Gala

By: Mike Moran

USA Wrestling and Beat the Streets Wrestling, Inc. has announced that three of the world’s wrestling superpowers, the United States, Russia and...   More>>


blank Article | March 4, 2013
Swimming and Diving: The Meaning of Speed

By: Juli Anne Patty

You hear it a lot: “one of the fastest pools in the country.” But what does it mean? What makes a pool 'fast' and, when planning a sports event,...   More>>


blank Article | March 1, 2013
Mountain High: Great States for Sports

By: Jenny Wierschem

The Mountain States are defined by the dramatic terrain and beauty of the Rocky Mountains, so it’s perhaps no surprise that sports in these states...   More>>



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