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Salomon

Salomon Anncounces the WMN Virtual Half This Weekend

May 29, 2020

Salomon announced the WMN Virtual Half, in partnership with Strava, which will take place during the May 29th weekend. more >>


ValleyForge

First in Series of Countywide Bicycle Tours in Montco Announced

May 29, 2020

Montgomery County’s thriving bicycle culture just got better with the first in a series of enjoyable bicycle tours throughout the county. more >>


NYRR

New York Road Runners Announce Events for Global Running Day

May 29, 2020

New York Road Runners (NYRR) announced its virtual and digital experiences for Global Running Day on June 3. more >>


AustinMarathon

Austin Marathon Hosting Free Global Running Day Virtual 5K

May 27, 2020

The Ascension Seton Austin Marathon presented by Under Armour invites runners from around the world to register for the free Global Running Day... more >>


USA_Tri

USA Triathlon, IRONMAN U Announce New Coaching Certification Program

May 27, 2020

USA Triathlon and IRONMAN U announced a first-of-its-kind partnership. more >>



HP

Play PNW Sports: Snohomish County, Washington

May 6, 2020

Though our “pause” button is on with holding sports events, we want you to know we are here, preparing to bring sports events back to Snohomish... 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 >>



US_Open

USTA Announces Laykold as New Surface for US Open and BJKNTC

May 11, 2020

USTA announced that Laykold was selected as the court surface for the US Open and the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. more >>


USA_Archery

USA Archery Strengthens Partnership with Vortex Optics

May 11, 2020

After years of strong partnership with Vortex Optics, USA Archery has taken a step forward with increased benefits for USA Archery members. more >>


PTR

Corey Gauff Named PTR Touring Coach of the Year

April 20, 2020

Professional Tennis Registry (PTR) presented its awards during the PTR International Tennis Symposium on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina. more >>


ITA_TennisLocker

Sports Analytics, ITA, Strike Partnership Agreement

April 13, 2020

Sports Analytics announced an agreement with the ITA to provide its Tennis Locker app to the entirety of the ITA’s membership. 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 >>


Destination Spotlights

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>>


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

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>>


WorldGolfFoundation Whitepaper | July 1, 2014
Golf Economy Report   

The 2011 Golf Economy Report focuses primarily on the economics (including tourism and hospitality) of golf in 2011. More>>


RunningUSA Whitepaper | June 1, 2014
State of the Sport-Part 1: Non-Traditional Running Events   

In five years, the estimated finishers in U.S. non-traditional events grew from the low six figures in 2009 to a staggering 4 million in 2013. More>>


Articles

Obstacle Racing: Mud, Blood and Pay Dirt: Planning an Obstacle Race from the Ground Up Article | February 28, 2013
Mud, Blood and Pay Dirt: Planning an Obstacle Race from the Ground Up

By: Sports Destination Management Team

One part boot camp, one part foot race and 100 percent adrenaline rush, obstacle racing has muscled into the public conscience. It's the latest...   More>>


Photo courtesy of Larry Slater Article | February 12, 2013
A Slap In The Face To America’s Athletes And Their Dreams: IOC Drops Wrestling

By: Mike Moran

America has competed in wrestling in every Games other than the star-crossed 1980 Games in Moscow, when the desperate White House and President Jimmy...   More>>


Permitting and Working with Authorities: Finishing What Has to be Done Before the Race Starts Article | December 31, 2012
Permitting and Working with Authorities

By: Dave McGillivray

There are plenty of people who attend sports events like road races, and because they enjoy themselves so much, they become participants in those...   More>>


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>>



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