Team Sports


Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh Welcomes First of 22 NCAA Championships

November 16, 2018

The first of 22 NCAA championships begins in Pittsburgh this week. more >>


Wilmington

Wilmington Hammerheads Youth Soccer and N.C. Youth Soccer Association to Host NCYSA Carolina Strong Festival in Lieu of 2018 Beach Soccer Classic

November 15, 2018

In the aftermath of Hurricane Florence’s landfall nearly two months ago, local residents continue to be impacted in unexpected ways. more >>


US_YouthSoccer

US Youth Soccer Thanksgiving Interregional to Play in Boca Raton

November 15, 2018

The US Youth Soccer ODP Girls Thanksgiving Interregional will be played Nov. 17-22, 2018 in Boca Raton, Florida. more >>


Savannah

Savannah Sports Council Announces Details of Savannah Hockey Classic

November 15, 2018

The 2019 tournament, the 25th anniversary of the Savannah Hockey Classic, will be at the Savannah Civic Center on January 18 and 19. 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 >>


Lackawanna

Lackawanna County: The Sweet Spot for Sports

October 1, 2018

At Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, we’re outstanding in our field – and our fields are equally outstanding. In fact, in Northeastern... 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 >>


RockyMount

Rocky Mount, NC - A World-Class Sports Event Destination

September 1, 2018

Rocky Mount, North Carolina, has long been a vital sports destination for North Carolina and the surrounding region. The Rocky Mount Sports Complex,... more >>


RoundRock

Round Rock Is The Sports Capital Of Texas!

August 8, 2018

They say everything is bigger in Texas, and sports are no exception! Round Rock has made a name for itself as the Sports Capital of Texas, playing... more >>



USA_Synchro

USA Synchro Names Fuentes Head Coach of National Team

October 29, 2018

USA Synchro announced the hiring of Andrea Fuentesas the new head coach of the U.S. Senior National Synchronized Swimming Team. more >>


US_YS

EDP Approved as Affiliate Member of US Youth Soccer

October 29, 2018

US Youth Soccer is proud to announce that EDP has been approved as an affiliate member by the US Youth Soccer Board of Directors. more >>


Foley

Foley Wins USA Volleyball Award

October 8, 2018

Foley Sports Tourism has been recognized by USA Volleyball Gulf Coast Region with the Robert L. Lindsay Meritorious Service Award. more >>


PanamaCitybeach

Panama City Beach Sports Complex Hires J.D. Wood as General Manager

October 8, 2018

Panama City Beach Sports Complex has hired a general manager, J.D. Wood. more >>


Destination Spotlights

blank Case study | September 25, 2017
America’s 50th State Opens Its Sporting Doors to the World   

By: Michael Popke

Once renowned for hosting the Pro Bowl (the National Football League’s annual all-star game at Aloha Stadium in Honolulu for more than 30 years)... 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 | November 9, 2018
Sports Teams are Discovering Prince George County   

By: Michael Popke

Prince George County, Virginia, may be steeped in American and Eastern European history, but it’s also making its own modern-day history by beefing... More>>


White Papers

FloridaSportFoundation Whitepaper | November 1, 2018
Major League Baseball Florida Spring Training Economic Impact Study   

This study shows overall economic impact, jobs supported, and associated wages for the state of Florida for MLB Florida Spring Training. More>>


CIAA Whitepaper | September 1, 2018
Economic Impact of 2018 CIAA Tournament in Charlotte, North Carolina   

The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association made a significant impact during its basketball tournament in Charlotte, North Carolina. 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>>


RedTorch Whitepaper | May 1, 2018
#SportOnSocial2018   

This report ranks the social media performance of 35 international federations of the IOC from March 2017 to February 2018. More>>



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Articles

blank Article | November 14, 2018
The Heart of Sports in America:

By: Peter Francesconi

When it comes to sports in the U.S., the Midwest has a lot to offer. The area is easily accessible to most of the country. Its sports facilities,...   More>>


blank Article | November 14, 2018
Spiking in Popularity

By: Tracey Schelmetic

The sport that is played on three surfaces, by two genders and by all ages and abilities, even at the Paralympic level, is set for growth, and has...   More>>


WorldUrbanGames Article | November 14, 2018
In a Surprise Honor, L.A. Will Host the World Urban Games Next Year

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The next Olympics there may be a decade out but Los Angeles is getting a warm-up. The city has been named to host the first two editions of the World...   More>>


Swish Article | November 14, 2018
Change Starts at the Bottom: New NFHS Criteria for College Basketball Selection Events

By: Michael Popke

Can change at the high school recruitment level mean change at the NCAA level? The wheels are in motion. The National Federation of State High School...   More>>



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