Team Sports


Eugene

Volleyball Classic Returns to Four Prime PNW Locations this Weekend

January 18, 2019

MLK weekend sees the return of one of the West Coast’s premier club tournaments, the Matt Hartner Memorial Volleyball Classic. more >>


VisitForWayne

Fort Wayne to Host NCAA Division III Men's Basketball National Championship

January 18, 2019

The NCAA Division III Men's Basketball National Championship will make Fort Wayne history on March 15 and 16, 2019. more >>


US_YouthSoccer

US Youth Soccer Announces Girls Winter Showcase

January 17, 2019

The US Youth Soccer National League Conferences Girls Winter Showcase will take place Jan. 19-21, 2019 in Lakewood Ranch, FL. more >>


Snohomish

NWAC Men & Women Basketball Championships Returning to Everett Community College for the Next Three Years

January 17, 2019

The Northwest Athletic Association Men’s and Women’s Basketball Championships are at Everett Community College from 2019-2021. more >>



Snohomish

Play PNW Sports: Snohomish County, Washington

January 23, 2019

Welcome to PNW Sports! Snohomish County, Washington, is where dedication to your successful event is our badge of honor. more >>


Surprise

Surprise, AZ : A #1 Destination for Sports Tournaments

January 9, 2019

The city of Surprise has everything you are looking for in a sports tournament destination, with nationally recognized facilities, year-round... more >>


SnoCo

Open Up to Dedication: Snohomish County

November 28, 2018

Welcome to PNW Sports and Snohomish County, Washington, where dedication to your successful event is our badge of honor. Snohomish County is 15 miles... 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 >>



STX

STX Extends Partnership with USA Hockey as an Official Equipment Supplier

January 14, 2019

STX and USA Hockey announced an extension to their partnership, maintaining STX as an official sponsor and equipment supplier. more >>


SISU

Sisu Mouthguards Extends Partnership With US Lacrosse

January 14, 2019

US Lacrosse has announced a multi-year extension with Sisu Mouthguards as the official mouthguard of US Lacrosse and Team USA. more >>


USL_Bosch

USL's Preferred Supplier Program Adds Bosch

January 2, 2019

The United Soccer League announced a multi-year partnership with Bosch. more >>


USL

MLB’s Tampa Bay Rays Purchase the Tampa Bay Rowdies

December 26, 2018

The Tampa Bay Rowdies announced the Tampa Bay Rays Major League Baseball team has purchased soccer club. 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

NFHS Whitepaper | January 1, 2019
National Federation of State High School Associations Sports Participation Survey   

For the 29th straight year, participation in sports at the high school level has increased. This paper has a breakdown of all sports. More>>


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>>



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Articles

SuperBowl_Smaller Article | January 23, 2019
Super Bowl LIII by the Numbers

By: Michael Popke

The conclusion of football playoff season resulting in a Rams/Patriots Super Bowl in Atlanta now gives way to two weeks of hype, hope and...   More>>


420 Article | January 23, 2019
Inside Events: The 420 Games

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The 420 Games, a multi-sport event developed by cannabis advocates, was established to counteract the ‘lazy stoner’ image. The event, which has...   More>>


IceHockey Article | January 23, 2019
How a Warm-Weather City Landed the (Outdoor) NHL Winter Classic

By: Michael Popke

In 2020, the NHL Winter Classic, a New Year’s Day tradition involving an outdoor game, lands in Dallas, in the Cotton Bowl Stadium. And even though...   More>>


BeachVolley Article | January 23, 2019
Washington State Lawmaker: Let’s Give College Athletes Money

By: Michael Popke

College football has wound down, March Madness is gearing up and NCAA women’s beach volleyball is on the horizon – all of them bringing the...   More>>



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