Water Sports


USRowing

Clermont County’s Lake Harsha to Host Next Three USRowing National Championships

January 21, 2019

USRowing and the Clermont County Convention and Visitors Bureau bring the USRowing National Championships back to Lake Harsha. more >>


FLSports

Florida Sports Foundation Announces Events for Early 2019

January 11, 2019

In January 2019, the Florida Sports Foundation, a Division of Enterprise Florida, Inc.,will host the following eight events. more >>


USA_WaterPolo

Greensboro to Host USA Water Polo ODP East Regionals Today

January 11, 2019

The first ever USA Water Polo ODP East Regional Tournament is set to begin at the Greensboro Aquatic Center in Greensboro, NC. more >>


Bassmaster

Registration Opens For The Bassmaster Marshal Program

January 4, 2019

Calling all destinations hosting B.A.S.S. fishing events! This is one opportunity your locals (and media) won't want to miss. 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 >>


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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 >>


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 >>


Ridgeland, Mississippi

Ridgeland, Mississippi...Sporty + Stylish...Inside + Out

March 20, 2018

Ridgeland is Mississippi’s premier cycling mecca and its best waterfront destination, but there’s so much more to discover and savor here.... more >>



Bassmaster

B.A.S.S., Alabama Power To Award Scholarships To Two Alabama Students

January 7, 2019

B.A.S.S. and Alabama Power are partnering to award two $5,000 scholarships this year. more >>


ParamountOutdoors

Paramount Outdoors Signs Ground-Breaking Licensing Agreement With B.A.S.S.

December 17, 2018

Paramount Outdoors has signed a ground-breaking licensing agreement with B.A.S.S. for Bassmaster branded apparel for spring 2019. more >>


ASA_Fishing

Sportfishing Industry Association Elevates Staff to Senior Leadership Positions

December 10, 2018

The American Sportfishing Association announced the appointment of three staff members to senior leadership positions. more >>


BEA

New Report Recognized Economic Impact of Fishing

December 3, 2018

A report recognizing the outdoor recreation industry as a significant contributor to the U.S. economy is getting support from industry groups. 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 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>>


blank Case study | September 1, 2018
East Meets West in America’s 50th State   

By: Michael Popke

It takes more than a volcano to slow down Hawaii. Coming off three straight years of record-breaking hotel bookings, the islands are growing sports... 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>>


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>>


Auburn Whitepaper | March 1, 2018
Economic Value of the Tournament Black Bass Fishery on Lake Guntersville, Alabama   

Lake Guntersville, a well-known black bass fishery in the USA, attracts multiple tournaments. This study shows the economic impact of those events. More>>


RBFF Whitepaper | October 1, 2017
Special Report on Fishing in 2017: Trends, Participation and More   

With 1.5 million more participants than the previous year, fishing now has more than 47 million Americans hooked, according to a report. More>>



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Articles

Indoorrowing Article | January 23, 2019
Indoor Rowing Competitions Making Waves Worldwide

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Call it a spinoff of indoor cycling or an offshoot of CrossFit. Indoor rowing, now a go-to in boutique fitness, is also one of the fastest-growing...   More>>


Fortnite Article | January 23, 2019
The New Trend: Co-Hosting eSports and Traditional Competitions

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

If Andy Murray doesn’t want to depart Melbourne immediately, he can always stick around and watch another playing field entirely. Epic Games hosts...   More>>


SFIACover Article | January 23, 2019
What’s the Future of Sports? Find Out from These Two Reports

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Want to know the future of sports events in America? Forget about looking into crystal ball, hosting a séance or even cracking open a fortune...   More>>


Titan Article | January 9, 2019
Titanic Expedition Could Jump-Start Interest in Coastal Sports

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The wreck of the Titanic has captivated the public for more than a century. Now, one destination is home to a miniature submarine capable of taking...   More>>



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