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PGA

Ryder Cup Postponed, Presidents Cup Pushed Back

July 8, 2020

The decision has loomed for weeks, and the PGA of America makes it official today when it postpones the Ryder Cup for a year. more >>


FirstDescents

First Descents Launches Nationwide Virtual ‘Out Living It Relay’ Race

July 8, 2020

First Descents, the non-profit that offers life-changing outdoor experiences to young adults living with cancer and MS, hosts Out Living It. more >>


WTT

World TeamTennis Has Announced Its Comeback Schedule

July 8, 2020

The 2020 World TeamTennis season will be played entirely at The Greenbrier in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia, July 12-Aug. 2. more >>


IRONMAN

IRONMAN VR Running Through This Summer

July 7, 2020

IRONMAN has announced its future schedule for the IRONMAN® Virtual Racing™ (VR™) Series, through summer of 2020. more >>


UFC

UFC Fight Island Returns This Week

July 7, 2020

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has confirmed the return of its Fight Island events this month. more >>



HP

Play PNW Sports: Snohomish County, Washington

May 6, 2020

Though our “pause” button is on, we want you to know we are here, preparing to bring sports events back to Snohomish County when the time comes.... 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 >>



AustinMarathon

Austin Gives Miles Announces Fundraising Total

June 29, 2020

Austin Gives Miles, the Official Charity Program of the Ascension Seton Austin Marathon presented by Under Armour, raised $702,500. more >>


KultureCity

KultureCity Breaks Guinness World Record During Recent Race

June 29, 2020

KultureCity broke the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS title for the most people running/jogging online simultaneously. more >>


USA_Tri

Operation CO>COVID Raises More than $20,000

June 22, 2020

Elite triathletes raised $21,568 for those impacted by COVID-19, USA Triathlon announced. more >>


ITA

ITA, USTA Partner on Coach Mentorship Program

June 22, 2020

The ITA in partnership USTA announced the creation of a ten-month coach mentorship and development program. more >>


ASA_Fishing

ASA Announces Take Me Fishing™ as the Presenting Sponsor to ICAST 2020 Online

June 22, 2020

The American Sportfishing Association is pleased to announce that Take Me Fishing™ is the presenting sponsor for ICAST 2020 Online. more >>


Destination Spotlights

blank Case study | July 1, 2020
Top Sports Venues Highlight the City of Colleges   

By: Peter Francesconi

When it comes to sports, Conway, Arkansas has a lot to offer. From youth leagues to college athletics to adult tournaments, this city of 66,000 has... More>>


Lubbock1 Case study | May 21, 2020
Lubbock’s Newly Renovated Athletic Complex Is Ready for Action   

By: Judy Leand

Set to become the sports hub of Texas, Lubbock has upped its game with the newly renovated, world-class and highly versatile Berl Huffman Athletic... 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>>


White Papers

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>>


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>>


Articles

RunningResurgence Article | June 4, 2020
A Running Resurgence is on but Large Events May Be on Hold for Now

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

With gyms closed, it’s no surprise that people are lacing up their running shoes, pumping air into their bicycle tires and hitting the roads and...   More>>


PBCShootCtr Article | June 1, 2020
With Gun Sales on the Rise, Shooting Venues are in the Right Place

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

In the wake of the pandemic, outdoor sports, including fishing, kayaking, cycling, hiking and running, have flourished. The opening of a new shooting...   More>>


HSSports Article | May 26, 2020
High School Sports Ready to Take the Field…in Stages

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

With many states starting the reopening process, high school sports may be on the way back as well, at least in certain areas. In some cases, that...   More>>


WTU Article | May 23, 2020
Up for Bid and Open for Business: World Triathlon’s 2021 Events

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Need some more proof the sports economy is restarting? Here it is: The International Triathlon Union has opened the bidding processes for the 2020...   More>>



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