Sports Facilities



ITA Announces New and Improved 2020 Oracle ITA Masters

August 14, 2020

The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) announced updates to its Division I tennis fall tournament schedule. more >>


Fayetteville, NC, to Host Top Table Tennis Players

August 14, 2020

The tournament will be held at Freedom Courts Sportsplex in Fayetteville. more >>


Youth on Course Now Offers Access to Golfers in Alabama

August 14, 2020

Youth on Course has partnered with the Alabama Golf Association to expand affordable rounds of golf in the south to juniors. more >>


Wyndham Championship Announces Event Update

August 12, 2020

This week’s Wyndham Championship at Sedgefield Country Club, Aug. 12-16, will conclude the 2019-20 FedExCup Regular Season. more >>


Reminder: NAIA Seeking Bids on 2022 and 2023 Men's Lacrosse Invitational

August 12, 2020

The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics is seeking bids on its Men's Lacrosse Invitationals, with a deadline of September 1. more >>


Play PNW Sports: Snohomish County, Washington

May 6, 2020

Though our “pause” button is on, we want you to know we are here, preparing to bring sports events back to Snohomish County when the time comes.... more >>


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 >>


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 >>


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 >>


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 >>


Athletes in Action Sports Complex and Retreat Center Hires General Manager of Operations

August 13, 2020

The international sports ministry brand has hired Ryan Betscher following a national talent search. more >>


Survey: Bowlers Plan to Return to Fall League Play

August 10, 2020

A survey of United States Bowling Congress members found an overwhelming majority of bowlers were planning to bowl in a fall league. more >>


59 club USA Announces New Client Arrangement

August 10, 2020

59club USA announced they have added three more Bobby Jones Links managed clubs to their client roster. more >>


Synthetic Turf Council (STC) Releases 2020 Synthetic Turf Market Report for North America

August 10, 2020

The Synthetic Turf Council (STC) announced the release of the 2020 Synthetic Turf Market Report for North America. more >>


VFTCB Releases New Valley Forge National Historical Park Video

August 3, 2020

The Valley Forge Tourism & Convention Board (VFTCB) debuted a brand-new video showcasing Valley Forge National Historical Park. more >>

Destination Spotlights

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Top Sports Venues Highlight the City of Colleges   

By: Peter Francesconi

When it comes to sports, Conway, Arkansas has a lot to offer. From youth leagues to college athletics to adult tournaments, this city of 66,000 has... More>>

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The Four Fathers of Ballparks of America   

By: Ashley Whittaker

Ballparks of America is a sports facility with an interesting past and a bright future. The park features five replica fields modeled after Major... More>>

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>>

White Papers

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>>

Whitepaper | December 17, 2012
Make Your Sports Marketing Pay Off   

Best practices to make sports marketing pay off More>>

Whitepaper | December 17, 2012
Breaking Down the Barriers for Women on and off the Sports Field   

As the Olympic Games celebrates historic achievements in gender equity, Ernst & Young launches new white paper on enhancing diversity in sports,... More>>

Whitepaper | November 20, 2012
Knight Commission on Intercollegiate Athletics 2011-12 Research Grants Initiative   

In May 2011, the Knight Commission announced a new initiative to fund research on policy issues in college sports. The program was intended to... More>>


Racetrack Article | July 3, 2020
Preakness to Stay in Baltimore, Pimlico May Also Host Field Sports Events

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The races are reordered, and Belmont ran without spectators but the pursuit of horse racing’s fabled Triple Crown is underway. After Tiz The Law...   More>>

USACornhole Article | July 1, 2020
USA Cornhole

By: Kevin Warner

Cornhole, that tailgate and backyard staple, has certainly evolved. It now includes professional players, travel tournaments and Olympic aspirations....   More>>

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Teeming with Variety, Ready for Teams

By: Cindy Cantrell

The Southeastern region is a sports mecca, with teams and fans alike drawn to its year-round sunshine and mild winters. Proximity to both sandy...   More>>

blank Article | July 1, 2020
Ready to Rumble

By: Judy Leand

From wrestling and boxing to martial arts, combat sports are becoming increasingly popular across the U.S. A bright spot is the niche sport of...   More>>

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