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Rockford

Rockford Ready to Welcome High School Bowling

February 20, 2020

Rockford welcomes the 2020 Illinois High School Association Girls Bowling State Finals back to the Rockford region Feb. 20 - 22, 2020. more >>


Wichita

Bar2Bar MX Park, Visit Wichita Team Up to Bring Regional Motocross Competition to Wichita Area

February 20, 2020

Wichita will host the 2020 North Central Rocky Mountain ATV/MX AMA Amateur Nation Motocross Regional Championship. more >>


USA_Gymnastics

USA Gymnastics Kicks Off Winter Cup in Las Vegas Today

February 20, 2020

A talented group of athletes will compete at the 2020 Winter Cup Challenge at the Westgate Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, starting today. more >>


NAHBS

NAHBS To Host The Inaugural “International Grand Prix Of Gravel” Bike Race At NAHBS 2020 In Dallas, Texas

February 20, 2020

The North American Handmade Bicycle Show (NAHBS) is proud to announce the inaugural “International Grand Prix of Gravel” bike race. more >>


WorldOCR

Details Announced for 2020 FISO World Championships

February 20, 2020

The 2020 FISO World Championships will be held at Rosa Khutor Ski Resort, the “Switzerland” of Russia, September 17-20. 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 >>


BullheadCity

Bullhead City: The Hotspot for Sports Tourism

November 22, 2019

Boasting an estimated 360 days of sunshine each year, Bullhead City, Arizona, is quickly becoming the nation’s hotspot for sports tourism. more >>



SlipperyRock

New Owners of Slippery Rock Golf Course Make Their Debut

February 12, 2020

Slippery Rock Golf Club & Events Center, formerly the Oakview Golf Club, is under new ownership and ready to debut new features. more >>


PresidentsCup

Presidents Cup and Partners Generate More Than $1.1M for Australia Bushfire Relief

February 7, 2020

The Presidents Cup and partner organizations have combined to generate more than $1.1M for Australia bushfire relief efforts. more >>


PGATOUR

PGA Tour Presents "Best Of" Awards for Events

January 27, 2020

The Waste Management Phoenix Open was one of 10 tournaments recognized with “Best Of” awards by the PGA TOUR. more >>


10S

10-S Supply and ITA Announce Partnership Agreement

January 27, 2020

The Intercollegiate Tennis Association and 10-S Tennis Supply announced a partnership as the "Official Court Equipment Provider of the ITA." more >>


FoundersGroup

MyrtleBeachGolfTrips.com Launches Redesigned, Content-Focused Website

January 20, 2020

MyrtleBeachGolfTrips.com announced a redesigned, content-focused website to simplify booking travel to the golf destination. 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>>


TriCities Case study | December 17, 2019
Southeastern Washington State’s Dry Region Providing Year-Round Athletic Opportunities   

By: Michael Popke

There’s a dry desert region in the Pacific Northwest (yes, really). It has plenty of space for water sports, sports fields that stay green... More>>


DSCedarPoint Case study | October 31, 2019
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 will be unveiling an... More>>


White Papers

GCSAA Whitepaper | July 1, 2015
The Drought in California: Its Effect on Golf Courses   

The drought in California has affected golf courses, as well as the golf economy as a whole. This paper shows an interesting breakdown. More>>


RunningUSA Whitepaper | April 1, 2015
2014 State of the Sport - Part III: U.S. Race Trends   

This report tracks trends for U.S. running events in 2013; includes non-traditional races, half-marathons, women's events and more. More>>


RunningUSA Whitepaper | September 1, 2014
An Analysis of the Largest Road Races Nationwide: 2014   

Provides analytical data on the largest road races in the nation: participation numbers, dates and events, in a year-over-year comparison. More>>


Golf Whitepaper | August 1, 2014
Better Provisions for Lady Golfers   

A study of golf facilities and female athletes' input on how the facilities for a traditionally male game could be made more woman-friendly. More>>


Articles

Energizing Spectator Interest: Getting Spectators Into the Act Article | December 31, 2012
Energizing Spectator Interest: Getting Spectators Into the Act

By: Lee Corrigan

If it takes a village to raise a child, it takes a city to host a marathon. In addition to the actual 26.2 miles of streets, it takes a year-long...   More>>


Planning for Athletes With Special Needs: It's All in the Details: An Interview with Dan James, USTA's National Manager for Wh Article | December 31, 2012
Planning for Athletes With Special Needs: It's All in the Details

By: Sports Destination Management Team

There are two kinds of sports event planners: those who have already planned events for athletes who use wheelchairs, and those who are long overdue....   More>>


Emerging Markets: Get Out of Your Venue Rut Article | December 31, 2012
Emerging Markets: Get Out of Your Venue Rut

By: Linda Driscoll-Dobel

Repetition has long been known to be beneficial to athletes in practice sessions. When it comes to the location of sports events, though, for...   More>>


Northeast: Abundance of Riches Article | December 31, 2012
Northeast: Abundance of Riches

By: Peter Francesconi

When it comes to sports destinations, the Northeast has a lot to offer. The geographic region encompasses the nine states from Maine to Pennsylvania,...   More>>



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