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WicomicoHPAC

Participate in the 5K for Front Lines Virtual Run/Walk and Support the Community

April 6, 2020

By running or walking 5Ks from their homes, the Wicomico County community can support restaurants and employees fighting COVID-19. more >>


USA_Tri

USA Triathlon Announces Virtual Duathlon

April 6, 2020

The USA Duathlon Virtual Run Bike Run provides athletes the ability to participate on their own time, at their own pace, and in their own space. more >>


IRONMAN

IRONMAN Virtual Club Platform Launches to Assist Athletes with Competition

April 3, 2020

The IRONMAN Group has officially launched the IRONMAN® Virtual Club™ (VC™) web-based platform today for athletes around the world. more >>


WorldTeamTennis

World TeamTennis Celebrity All-Star Match to be Televised Tomorrow

April 3, 2020

The World TeamTennis Celebrity All-Star Match Presented by Barefoot Hard Seltzers will be broadcast on CBS Sports tomorrow. more >>


BikeMS

Bike MS Round Up Ride Announces Reformatting to Ensure Safety

April 1, 2020

The Bike MS Round Up Ride, which had been originally scheduled to take place in May, is now a virtual fundraising experience. 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 >>



PGATOUR

PGA TOUR, The Action Network Launch GolfBet Content Platform

March 30, 2020

The Action Network and the PGA TOUR announced the launch of GolfBet, a first-of-its-kind, golf-focused betting content platform. 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 >>


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

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>>


Articles

GolfBig Article | January 29, 2020
Will Destinations Bid on Hosting a Direct Competitor to the PGA TOUR?

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Maybe someone thinks there aren’t enough competitive golf opportunities in the world or chances for viewers at home to watch. Whatever the reason,...   More>>


CoronaVirus Article | January 27, 2020
What Do You Need to Know About the Coronavirus?

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The coronavirus, the big, bad bug coming out of Wuhan, in the Hubei Province of China, has been in the news – and even more so since the first U.S....   More>>


VirtualRun Article | January 20, 2020
Virtual Events Bringing in New Registrations, Revenue

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

While we’ve seen plenty of virtual races in the marketplace, 2020 marks one of the most high-profile competitive events so far. Virtual fitness...   More>>


PuertoRico Article | January 18, 2020
Sports Tourism Helping Puerto Rico Weather Physical, Economic Aftershocks

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

We’ve already seen sports tourism as a key to helping Puerto Rico come back from disaster, including crippling debt in 2015 and Hurricane Maria in...   More>>



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