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JacksonvilleOnslowRaceSeries

Jacksonville-Onslow Race Series Ready to Run in 2020

January 20, 2020

The Jacksonville-Onslow Sports Commission has announced its JOSC Race Series for 2020. more >>


PalmBeach

Boca Raton Championship Announces Changes to Event Status

January 20, 2020

The 2020 Boca Raton Championship will be held Oct. 26 - Nov. 1 at The Old Course at Broken Sound Club in Boca Raton, with a 54-player field. more >>


GulfSouth

2020 and 2021 Gulf South Conference Golf Championships Return to Mobile/RTJ at Magnolia Grove

January 20, 2020

The Gulf South Conference Men's & Women's Golf Championships return to Mobile's Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at Magnolia Grove. more >>


HoustonChevron

Final Details Released by Houston Marathon Committee

January 17, 2020

The Houston Marathon Committee (HMC) has announced a stellar elite field for the marathon and Half Marathon events on Jan. 19, 2020. more >>


IWF

Orlando Steps in to Host 2020 IWF World Masters Championship

January 17, 2020

The 2020 IWF World Masters Championship will be held in Orlando, Florida, from August 28 to September 5, a relocation for the event. 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 >>


Rockytop

Compete at a Higher Level in Gatlinburg, Tennessee

November 14, 2019

Offering tournament planners, coaches, teams and spectators a one-of-a-kind sporting event, Rocky Top Sports World adds the backdrop of the Great... more >>


FITTEAM

Play Where Champions Play

November 5, 2019

At The Palm Beaches, sports organizers find a welcoming environment and premier sports facilities for all levels of play—from amateurs to... more >>


Snohomish

Play PNW Sports: Snohomish County, Washington

November 4, 2019

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


Image

Burlington, Washington: Where the Grass is Greener

October 28, 2019

Burlington, Washington, situated between islands, mountains – and even Canada – is the greener side of the PNW, where tulips and daffodils bloom... 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 >>


SPIbelt

High Five Events Announces Partnership with SPIbelt for 2020 3M Half Marathon Presented by Under Armour

January 20, 2020

High Five Events has named SPIbelt as the Official Race Belt of the 2020 3M Half Marathon presented by Under Armour. more >>


US_BC

Survey of USBC Open Championships Shows Positive Response

January 20, 2020

Satisfaction with the United States Bowling Congress Open Championships continued its upward trend, according to survey results. more >>


PanamaCitybeach

Visit Panama City Beach to Serve as Title Sponsor for IRONMAN Florida Triathlon and IRONMAN 70.3 Gulf Coast Triathlon

January 13, 2020

IRONMAN announced a multi-year partnership with Visit Panama City Beach beginning in 2020. more >>


OnCoreGolf

Golf & Entertainment Complex Coming to New York

January 6, 2020

A first-of-its-kind sports entertainment complex including a fully-integrated hotel is coming to Buffalo, New York. 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

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>>


MinneapolisParks Whitepaper | May 1, 2014
Current Trends in Golf   

On the cusp of being featured in the Summer Olympics, golf reflects participation initiatives, ecological interests and more in this 2009 study. More>>


RunningUSA Whitepaper | April 1, 2014
Running USA Annual Marathon Report   

More new highs for U.S. marathons with 541,000 finishers and more than 1,100 races; ING New York City Marathon returns to the top in 2013. More>>


NFHS Whitepaper | March 3, 2014
NFHS Report on High School Sports Participation 2012-2013   

Participation in high school sports rose again, hitting an all-time high and indicating that the student-athlete is alive and well. More>>


Articles

Golfer Article | November 27, 2019
Is the Pathway Between College and the Pros Dooming Amateur Golf?

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Is the ability of college women to qualify for golf’s pro tournaments hurting the sport at its amateur level? There’s certainly plenty of people...   More>>


OregonProject Article | November 13, 2019
Nike's Shutdown of The Oregon Project Won't Hurt Track Town USA

By: Judy Leand

Not good, coach, not good. Nike has discontinued the elite Oregon Project track and field program overseen by celebrated track coach Alberto Salazar,...   More>>


GobblerShoe Article | November 13, 2019
With Thanksgiving Around the Corner, Time to Trot Out the 5K

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

While malls and merchants are gearing up for Black Friday – which is, after all, a little more than two weeks away – sports event organizers are...   More>>


GolfGif Article | November 13, 2019
Is Golf Stumbling - or Getting Back to Normal?

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

There are a lot of puns that could be employed – golf is off-course, stuck in the rough, sub-par – but here’s what you really need to know: The...   More>>



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