Team Sports


LasVegas

Las Vegas Pickleball Open Coming This Month

September 20, 2018

The Las Vegas Pickleball Open, new this year, offers a number of opportunities. more >>


Billings

Billings to Host NAIA Women's Basketball Championships Through 2020

September 18, 2018

National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics chose Billings to host the Division I Women’s Basketball Championship through 2020. more >>


USL

Hartford Joins USL for 2019 Season at Dillon Stadium

September 10, 2018

The United Soccer League today announced that Hartford, Connecticut, will be the next market to join the league for the 2019 season. more >>


Mobile

Gulf Coast Challenge Football Game, a HCBU Event, to Debut in Fall 2018

September 7, 2018

The inaugural “Gulf Coast Challenge Powered by the Mobile Sports Authority” football game will be held on Sept. 22 at Ladd-Peebles Stadium. 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 >>


Laredo

Pack Up the Teams and Head on Down to Laredo, Texas!

July 11, 2018

Want a destination for sports but one that also lends itself to a perfect blend of culture, language, culinary influences and ambiance? Look deep... more >>


Odessa

Odessa, Texas: The Home of Friday Night Lights Welcomes New Addition to the Football Family

June 27, 2018

The Permian Basin, an oil-rich area, brings thousands to work in the field. But the community and its passion for sports convinces them to stay. Get... more >>



Trak_USL

Trak Software, USL Ink Multi-Year Partnership

July 23, 2018

The United Soccer Leagues, LLC, announced it had signed a multi-year partnership with Trak Software. more >>


WSCSports

USL to Partner with WSC Sports for AI-Powered Video Content

July 23, 2018

The United Soccer League (USL) announced a partnership with WSC Sports, the leader in AI powered sports video content. more >>


CIAA

Economic Impact of 2018 CIAA Tournament Up From Previous Year

July 23, 2018

The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) made a significant impact during tits annual basketball tournament in Charlotte, NC. more >>


USL_Blinkfire

USL Announces Multi-Year Partnership with Blinkfire Analytics

July 16, 2018

The USL has entered into a multi-year partnership with Blinkfire Analytics to be the Official Social Media Valuation Supplier. 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 | September 14, 2018
Discover the Unexpected: El Paso   

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

You may think you know El Paso. You may even have been to El Paso. But Brooke Underwood, director of convention development for Destination El Paso,... More>>


blank Case study | September 14, 2018
A Winning Game in Southern California   

By: Peter Francesconi

When it comes to finding a destination to host sporting events, Irvine, California, needs to be at the top of the list. More>>


White Papers

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>>


ACSM Whitepaper | November 1, 2017
Worldwide Forecast of Fitness Trends for 2018   

Which exercise programs are going to be big, and how will they feed into sports events? A new survey from ACSM provides clues. More>>



Print

Articles

WeatherMap Article | September 19, 2018
Sports Events Feel Florence’s Wrath

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Hurricane Florence might have become Tropical Storm Florence but there was no downgrading its catastrophic effects. Sports events might have been the...   More>>


Alabama Article | September 19, 2018
College Football Attendance Keeps Dropping. Why Isn’t it News?

By: Michael Popke

College football is still the hottest fall sport nationwide but its attendance continues to slide. In fact, analysis reveals that the average count...   More>>


USA_WaterPolo Article | September 19, 2018
$50M Olympic Water Polo Venue Could Provide $1 Billion Economic Impact

By: Michael Popke

There’s nothing like an Olympics coming to town – even a decade from now – to spur construction of great sports venues, and Irvine, California,...   More>>


Paravolley Article | September 19, 2018
Para-Beach Volleyball Could be Next Big Wave in Adaptive Sports

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The next big wave in the para-sport sector – and something event owners need to be ready for – is para-beach volleyball. And as its organizers...   More>>



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