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StPete

St. Pete Clearwater Releases Calendar of Sports for Spring

February 17, 2020

Visit St. Pete/Clearwater has released its calendar with some highlights of the upcoming sports season. more >>


DustinJohnson

Dustin Johnson World Junior Golf Championship Tees Off This Month

February 12, 2020

The 5th Annual Dustin Johnson World Junior Golf Championship is set for February 28 – March 1, 2020 at TPC Myrtle Beach. more >>


ErieSportsCommission

Erie Announces Lax Bash Tournament

February 11, 2020

In July, Erie will be a first-time host of the Gem City Lacrosse event put on by Lax Bash Tournaments. more >>


Bondurant

Bondurant High Performance Driving School Launches Nation’s Only F4 Racing School

February 11, 2020

The Bondurant High Performance Driving School announced the opening of the new F4 open-wheel race car training program in Arizona. more >>


PlanetSwim

New Sports Venues Coming to Nocatee

February 11, 2020

A rapidly growing swimming school will be expanding to Nocatee, building a 50-meter Olympic-size pool, clay tennis courts and more. 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 >>


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 >>



BallparksOfAmerica

A New Chapter Begins for Ballparks of America

February 13, 2020

In February, Ballparks of America began a new chapter with new owners. Here are all the details. 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 >>


Loudoun

Loudoun County Sports Venue Receives Award

February 10, 2020

One of Loudoun’s premier sports complexes received national recognition from Senior Softball-USA. more >>


PikesPeak

Joe Garone Named Pikes Peak International Raceway COO

February 4, 2020

Motorsports executive Joe Garone has accepted the chief operating officer position at Pikes Peak International Raceway, in Fountain, CO more >>


AlbanyCapCenter

Albany Capital Center Announces Completion of Mezzanine Renovations

February 3, 2020

The Albany Capital Center has announced the completion of property renovations that have been underway over the past few months. 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

NewZoo Whitepaper | May 1, 2019
Global eSports Market Report: Trends, Revenues and Audience Toward 2020   

eSports is continuing to accelerate, growing not just in participants but in the economy it has created, including media rights, venues and the... More>>


FIFA Whitepaper | June 1, 2018
Environmental Impact Study on Artificial Football Turf   

FIFA recently performed a study on the environmental impact of recycling synthetic fields. The results of this research are here. More>>


CCSE Whitepaper | April 1, 2018
Studies on Sustainable Development of Ecological Sports Tourism Resources and Its Industry   

Using analysis of ecological sports tourism, researchers examined key resources and proposed a novel model for sustainable development. More>>


GreenSportsAlliance Whitepaper | April 1, 2017
Taking the Field: Advancing Energy and Water Efficiency in Sports Venues   

The document looks at ways U.S. sports venues can make a positive ecological impact by reducing their energy and water use. More>>


Articles

Image_APL Article | February 15, 2020
Inside Events: The American Pole League

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

One of the buzziest sports to be seeking international acceptance (at the IOC level, no less) is pole, governed in the U.S. by the American Pole...   More>>


ProGolfer Article | February 12, 2020
What Does the USGA’s Distance Insights Report Mean for Golf Tournaments?

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

With much fanfare, the USGA and R&A released a Distance Insights Report, showing that hitting distances and lengths of golf courses have been...   More>>


Acro Article | February 11, 2020
Women’s Wrestling, Acrobatics & Tumbling Added to NCAA Emerging Sports List

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Plenty of people might have been a little distracted by happenings on the football field (or in the political arena) and missed the news that two...   More>>


NCAA_Bids Article | February 10, 2020
What's Driving the Bidding Wars for NCAA Championships?

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

After months of lead-up and plenty of fanfare, the NCAA closed out its bid submission cycle for hosting of championships in the 2022-2023 and 2025-26...   More>>



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