Multi Sport Games


IRONMAN

IRONMAN Lists Three Events Acquired from Rev3

March 21, 2019

IRONMAN has acquired three races from Revolution3 Triathlon in Virginia, Connecticut and Maine, and has announced registration for each. more >>


Senior

Greater Fort Lauderdale to Host 2021 National Senior Games

March 20, 2019

The National Senior Games will hold its 2021 event in the Greater Fort Lauderdale area. more >>


Ironman

IRONMAN Announces New Race in Traverse City, Michigan

March 19, 2019

IRONMAN, a Wanda Sports Holdings Company, announced a new race to be held in Traverse City, Michigan next summer. more >>


ChicagoNorthwest

Meet Chicago Northwest Welcomes Annual Midwest Blind Bowlers Tournament

March 14, 2019

The Windy City Blind Bowlers are proudly hosting the 62nd Annual Midwest Blind Bowlers Tournament and Convention on March 15 – 17, 2019. more >>



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Sports Tourism is on Fire in Maryland!

October 17, 2018

Maryland is the heart of sports and the place to play. With venues for lacrosse, basketball, soccer, beach volleyball, triathlons, martial arts,... more >>


RoundRock

Top 5 Reasons to Bring Your Tournament to Round Rock

September 5, 2018

As the Sports Capital of Texas, Round Rock holds a reputation for being a sports tourism hot spot. There are all kinds of reasons to bring your... more >>


San Marcos Sports

San Marcos, Texas: Where Sports Just Come Naturally

March 7, 2018

Nestled between Austin and San Antonio, San Marcos is a sweet spot for sports, with vibrant natural beauty and plentiful outdoor amenities. From... more >>


SnoCo

Open Up to Adventure: Snohomish County

January 19, 2018

Open yourself up to adventure in Snohomish County, Washington. It’s the perfect backdrop for any sports event, and it’s perfectly accessible as... more >>


LER1

Deschutes County Fair and Expo Center

September 26, 2017

Located in beautiful sunny Redmond, Oregon, the Deschutes County Fair and Expo Center is the perfect location for virtually any type of sports event.... more >>



SportManitoba

2018 Manitoba Games powered by Manitoba Hydro Create Major Economic Impact in Thompson

March 18, 2019

Thompson, Manitoba played host to the 2018 Manitoba Games and Sport Manitoba has released the economic impact assessment report. more >>


Toyota

USA Triathlon Driven to Name Toyota as Mobility Partner

March 11, 2019

USA Triathlon today announced Toyota as its Exclusive Mobility & Automotive Partner for the next two years. more >>


USA_Tri

USA Triathlon, HotelPlanner Announce Alliance through 2022

January 28, 2019

USA Triathlon announced a HotelPlanner, an online booking system, as the organization’s Official Booking Partner through 2022. more >>


USPEA

US Equestrian Names Additional USEF/USPEA Para-Equestrian Dressage Center of Excellence

January 21, 2019

US Equestrian (USEF) and the United States Para-Equestrian Association (USPEA) announced a new Center of Excellence (COE). more >>


Destination Spotlights

blank Case study | February 28, 2019
Orange County’s Great Park Continues Epic Evolution   

By: Michael Popke

In the early days of 2019, the new Great Park Ice facility opened in Irvine, California, with a series of public skates that provided a preview of... More>>


blank Case study | November 13, 2018
Bolstering Success in a Burgeoning Destination   

By: Michael Popke

To say that Speedway Village — a massive privately-owned indoor and outdoor sports complex that added more components in early 2018 — has... More>>


blank Case study | September 14, 2018
‘Tournament Town’ Expands   

By: Michael Popke

When the Greensboro Area Convention & Visitors Bureau created a position in 2004 exclusively aimed at boosting sports tourism business in North... More>>


White Papers

CEO_Logo Whitepaper | December 1, 2014
The Impact of the Olympic Games on Tourism in Sports   

While some cities are shying away from hosting the Olympic Games, there can be little doubt of their tremendous impact on tourism. More>>


FISE Whitepaper | November 1, 2014
The Economic Impact of FISE World Montpellier 2014   

A study of the economic impact of the FISE World Montpellier 2014 (Festival International Sport Extreme, or international extreme sports event). More>>


Whitepaper | January 10, 2013
Kids and Sports: New Study to Determine Impact of Contact Sports on Children   

Sports are fun and playing sports can be wonderful for kids: they get a healthy workout, learn to appreciate physical fitness, and they learn other... More>>


Whitepaper | December 20, 2012
Sports Branding is Not for the Faint of Heart   

This paper explores the various challenges marketers and sports teams have to keep fans loyal and active with their brand. It examines the impact of... More>>



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Articles

WorldUrbanGames Article | March 6, 2019
Hosting Shake-Up: L.A. Out as Base for 2019 World Urban Games

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The last time this happened to a multi-sport event, it was called ‘the worst snub in Olympic history.’ Depending on who you ask, though, this...   More>>


squash Article | March 6, 2019
No Baseball, No Softball, No Squash: Who Didn’t Get into Paris 2024 and Why?

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

With the announcement of the four showcase sports for Paris 2024 (climbing, surfing, skateboarding and breakdancing), some sports, like baseball,...   More>>


WorldSailing Article | March 6, 2019
Without First-Person-Shooter Games, eSports Get a Shot at the Olympics

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Defying the IOC’s seemingly endless efforts to keep it out, eSports has found its own way into the Games. Well, kinda-sorta. According to Paris...   More>>


blank Article | February 28, 2019
USA Climbing

By: Zachary Brinchi

With news that competitive climbing will be featured in both the 2020 and 2024 Olympics, it’s safe to say the sport – once a niche pastime – is...   More>>



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