Individual Sports


US_OpenFatBike

U.S. Open Fat Bike Beach Championship Ready to Roll in Wrightsville Beach

March 21, 2019

The 5th annual US Open Fat Bike Beach Championship, presented by Alpha Mortgage, will be held March 22-24 in Wrightsville Beach. more >>


Troon

Kapalua Unveils New Bay Course Routing, Relocates Bay Course Golf Shop and Enhances Golf Academy

March 21, 2019

Kapalua Golf recently unveiled a number of improvements to its award-winning Bay Course, Bay Course Golf Shop and Kapalua Golf Academy. more >>


IRONMAN

IRONMAN Lists Three Events Acquired from Rev3

March 21, 2019

IRONMAN has acquired three races from Revolution3 Triathlon in Virginia, Connecticut and Maine, and has announced registration for each. more >>


VirginiaBeach

New Virginia Beach Sports Center Opening in 2020

March 21, 2019

The Virginia Beach CVB announces development of a new 285,000 square feet state-of-the-art sport center, slated for completion fall 2020. more >>



Jaynes

Victory as Sweet as Our Tea

March 6, 2019

Take a vibrant, inviting Southern town like Columbia, Tennessee, paired with top-notch venues like Ridley Park Sports Complex and Chickasaw Trace... more >>


Portland

Play in Portland, Texas

March 1, 2019

Many youth sports tournaments are choosing the Texas coast to take advantage of outstanding sports venues and fabulous ocean scenery, combined with... more >>


Loudoun

Loudoun County, VA: An Ideal Location for Any Tournament

March 1, 2019

Located less than an hour from Washington, DC, Loudoun County is home to Dulles International Airport. Far enough north for winter sports, yet far... more >>


Cycing

Lehigh Valley, PA, Offers Top Athletic and Entertainment Options

February 18, 2019

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 >>


Snohomish

Play PNW Sports: Snohomish County, Washington

January 23, 2019

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



PPR

Nicole Hobson Joins PPR Staff

March 18, 2019

Professional Pickleball Registry has announced the hiring of its first full-time employee, Nicole Hobson, as member services manager. more >>


SKB_Archery

SKB Named USA Archery Official Case and Bow Protector

March 18, 2019

At the 2019 ATA Trade Show, USA Archery introduced SKB as its Official Case and Bow Protector. more >>


Toyota

USA Triathlon Driven to Name Toyota as Mobility Partner

March 11, 2019

USA Triathlon today announced Toyota as its Exclusive Mobility & Automotive Partner for the next two years. more >>


RaceRaves

RaceRaves Announces Results of Best Races Poll

March 11, 2019

RaceRaves has released its list highlighting the best marathon in every U.S. state, as determined by runners' votes across the country. more >>


Destination Spotlights

blank Case study | February 28, 2019
Orange County’s Great Park Continues Epic Evolution   

By: Michael Popke

In the early days of 2019, the new Great Park Ice facility opened in Irvine, California, with a series of public skates that provided a preview of... More>>


blank Case study | February 28, 2019
By Land or By Sea   

By: Michael Popke

Nestled between Cape Fear River, the Intercoastal Waterway and the Atlantic Ocean, Wilmington, North Carolina, is a natural setting for water sports.... More>>


blank Case study | February 28, 2019
Where Venue Flexibility Meets Midwestern Hospitality   

By: Michael Popke

If you’re even vaguely familiar with Iowa, you know that wrestling is one of the state’s most popular sports, which is why wrestling tournaments... More>>


White Papers

ACSM Whitepaper | November 1, 2017
Worldwide Forecast of Fitness Trends for 2018   

Which exercise programs are going to be big, and how will they feed into sports events? A new survey from ACSM provides clues. More>>


NFHS Whitepaper | September 1, 2017
2016-2017 High School Athletics Participation Survey   

For the 28th year, participation in high school sports increased, as tracked by the National Federation of State High School Associations. More>>


DaytonaSpeedweeks Whitepaper | July 1, 2017
The Economic Impact of the 2015 Preakness Stakes on the Maryland Economy   

This research report includes visitor spending and job creation as a result of the 2015 Preakness Stakes in Maryland More>>


BlueRidgeMarathon Whitepaper | November 1, 2016
Blue Ridge Marathon Economic Impact Analysis   

This white paper is a detailed summary of the economic impact of the 2016 Foot Levelers Blue Ridge Marathon on the surrounding area. More>>



Print

Articles

ebike Article | March 20, 2019
The Growing Presence of E-Bikes: What Event Owners Should Know

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The news that Wyoming’s bicycle paths and trails will soon be open to those using electric-powered, or e-bikes, might be a wake-up call to some...   More>>


Offseason Article | March 20, 2019
Investing in Terrain for Cycling, Running and Climbing Means No Off Season for Ski Resorts

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The announcement that Alterra Mountain Company would invest $181 million across multiple North American destinations might not have been a surprise...   More>>


GolfRules Article | March 20, 2019
The Golf Rule Changes and What Event Owners Need to be Ready

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Nobody needs to be told that golf is a game built on tradition. So when rule changes were introduced, there was no doubt they were going to make...   More>>


Cemeteries Article | March 20, 2019
Cemeteries Seeing New Life as Racing Destinations

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Across the U.S., cemeteries are seeing increased use as grounds for sports events. And once you get past the knee-jerk factor, it makes sense....   More>>



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