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MyrtleBeachGolf

Myrtle Beach Golf Courses Reopen Following Brush with Hurricane Dorian

September 12, 2019

Myrtle Beach golf courses reopened over the weekend following a brush with Hurricane Dorian. more >>


Foley

Two Events Set to Bring Athletes into Foley

September 3, 2019

The Bounders Beach Bash gymnastics meet and the Publix SuperCup Girls Weekend Soccer tournament will welcome athletes to Foley. more >>


FoundersGroup

Myrtlewood Golf Club's Palmetto Course Ready to Reopen

August 30, 2019

Myrtlewood Golf Club’s Palmetto Course has undergone a summer renovation, and is is on schedule for reopening on Labor Day weekend. more >>


FoundersGroup

Myrtlewood Golf Club's Palmetto Course Reopens for Play on September 1 Following Extensive Renovation

August 29, 2019

Myrtlewood Golf Club’s Palmetto Course has been closed for renovation this past summer and will reopen for play on September 1. more >>


USOpen

USTA Unveils Special Events for US Open

August 26, 2019

The USTA announced that the 2019 US Open will include a number of new special events and activities over the course of its three weeks. more >>



PrimImage

Game On In The Sports Capital of Tennessee®

September 13, 2019

Rutherford County is a vibrant Southern community. Conveniently located and boasting first-rate facilities and award-winning services, Rutherford... more >>


OKC

Oklahoma City: The Most Accommodating Destination for Your Next Event

August 30, 2019

Whether your athletes swing for the fences or churn up the water, it’s hard to find a better destination than Oklahoma City. With quality venues,... more >>


Ruston

Looking for a New Place to Play? Experience Ruston!

August 5, 2019

Bring your next sporting event to Louisiana’s emerging sports destination, Ruston. The new Ruston Sport Complex offers first-class facilities and... more >>


BryanCollStn

Bryan College Station: 5 “Cushy” Digs to Host Your Next Event

July 24, 2019

The Bryan College Station sports crew is ready for YOU! With over 30 multi-purpose fields, an abundance of indoor event space and an award-winning... more >>


Brownsville

The Largest Sports Park in the Rio Grande Valley is Ready for You

July 8, 2019

The Brownsville Sports Park is more than a sports facility – it is a place where memories are created, connections are made, and experiences are... more >>



Minneapolis

Council for Responsible Sport Bestows Silver Level Sustainability Award to NCAA Final Four Event in Minneapolis

September 16, 2019

The Minneapolis Local Organizing Committee was awarded silver level sustainability certification from the Council for Responsible Sport. more >>


ImaginationPark

Erie BayHawks Sign Deal with Imagination Park to Bring Augmented Reality Experiences to Fans

August 19, 2019

The Erie BayHawks have signed a deal to bring augmented reality experiences to the Erie Insurance Arena and the city of Erie, Pennsylvania. more >>


SFASFM

Sports Facilities Management Announces Launch of SFM Network

August 19, 2019

Sports Facilities Management announced the launch of SFM Network, the largest network of sports tourism facilities in the United States. more >>


StemGen

StemGen, Inc. Announces Joint Venture with The Learning Partnership

July 29, 2019

D3esports announced a joint venture with The Learning Partnership and Dawson Racing with the creation of StemGen Connect. more >>


PlaySight

LakePoint Sports and PlaySight Interactive Announce New Technology Partnership

July 22, 2019

LakePoint Sports and PlaySight Interactive are thrilled to announce a significant new technology partnership for live streaming video. 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 | September 4, 2019
‘City for Champions’ Project Taking Olympic City USA to New Levels   

By: Michael Popke

No other destination in the U.S. is as deserving of the nickname “Olympic City USA” as Colorado Springs, Colorado. Want proof? It is home of the... More>>


blank Case study | September 4, 2019
Tucson Emerges as Major Destination for Sports and Fun in the Sun   

By: Michael Popke

Tucson, a city of about 530,000 residents in Southern Arizona and located in the heart of the Sonoran Desert, was expected to host 50 sporting events... More>>


White Papers

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>>


Whitepaper | February 13, 2012
Sports Betting and Corruption   

The glorious uncertainty of sport and the honesty and upright image of athletes are popular and motivational values that risk being undermined unless... More>>


Whitepaper | January 20, 2010
College Sports 101: A Primer on Money, Athletics, and Higher Education in the 21st Century   

This report offers an overview of the business and economic landscape of intercollegiate athletics, with a particular focus on the Football Bowl... More>>


Articles

MallsforEsports Article | July 10, 2019
Esports Tournaments Coming to a Mall Near You

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

If malls are on death row, a new partnership with an esports company might just be the call from the governor they’ve been waiting for. Can the...   More>>


EmptySeats Article | July 10, 2019
UConn Grads Create Nonprofit Organization to Help Fill Empty Seats

By: Michael Popke

We all know how demoralizing it can be to see empty seats at sporting events. But three University of Connecticut graduates living in New York City...   More>>


blank Article | June 27, 2019
Warm, Welcoming – and Winning

By: Cindy Cantrell

With its mild, humid climate and famed welcoming southern hospitality, the Southeastern region is uniquely positioned to host athletes and their...   More>>


blank Article | June 26, 2019
Risk Management: Don't Let it be an Afterthought

By: Matt Libber

Risk management can easily scare event owners and facility managers alike when it comes to sports events. As a result, it’s often left until the...   More>>



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