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Colorado Sports Announces Wrapsody 2.0, Supporting Motorsports from a Distance

March 26, 2020

WRAPsody is a contest to design the best car wrap for the 98th Running of the Race to the Clouds 2020. more >>


NerdStreet

Nerd Street Gamers to Build More Esports Venues

March 26, 2020

Esports infrastructure venue Nerd Street Gamers will design new esports venues across the U.S. to welcome gamers of all skill levels. more >>


ErieSportsCommission

Lax Bash Tournaments Headed for the Gem City

March 25, 2020

Lax Bash Tournaments will host a tournament in Erie, Pa. for the first time, July 11-12 at ERIEBANK Sports Park. more >>


WMSC

Jack Nicklaus to Headline June Event in West Michigan

March 25, 2020

Legendary professional golf champion Jack Nicklaus will headline the West Michigan Sports Commission’s annual event on Tuesday, June 23. more >>


LaJolla

LaJolla Beach & Tennis Club Announces Hosting of Hard Court Championships

March 24, 2020

The La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club hosts two of the USTA's National Hard Court Championships from May 11 through May 17. 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 >>


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 >>



GolfTrek

GolfTrek Named Title Sponsor of One of Myrtle Beach’s Most Popular Tournaments

March 9, 2020

GolfTrek, one of Myrtle Beach’s premier golf package providers, is the new title sponsor of what was the Calabash Cup. more >>


SportsETAMD

The Sport and Entertainment Corporation of Maryland Announces Three New Staff Members

March 9, 2020

The Sport and Entertainment Corporation of Maryland (The Sport Corp.) has announced the hire of three new staff members. more >>


OrlandoNorth

Seminole County Reports Over $43 million in Actualized Economic Impact FY 2018/2019

February 24, 2020

As a result of filling Seminole County’s five major tournament facilities with sports events throughout 2019, sports tourism has been profitable. more >>


SmithRiver

SRSC's Promise to Fill All 52 Weekends in 2020

February 24, 2020

The Smith River Sports Complex is making a promise to fill all 52 weekends of the 2020 calendar year with an organized event or activity. 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 >>


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>>


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

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

SoccerBallTurf Article | March 25, 2020
Up for Bids and Open for Business: US Youth Soccer Taking Bids for 2022 Championship Events

By: SDM Editorial Team

Sports tourism is strong, resilient and forward-looking. Case in point: US Youth Soccer's RFPs for two championship events to be held in 2022.   More>>


Bullriding Article | March 23, 2020
Professional Bull Riding Bucking COVID's No-Sports Trend

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

March Madness, Major League Baseball and most everything else has fallen silent. But in the face of COVID-19, professional bull riding is thriving....   More>>


ProGolfer Article | March 23, 2020
Top Pros Find Common Ground About Exclusivity of PGL Concept

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

For now, the fairways may be still but the debate about the Premier Golf League is still active. And earlier this month, three of the game’s top...   More>>


Construction Article | March 21, 2020
Coronavirus Could Impact NFL Stadium Projects in Los Angeles, Las Vegas

By: Michael Popke

The coronavirus pandemic has changed far more than March Madness. Although construction continued early the week of March 15 on the NFL’s two...   More>>



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