Water Sports


USA_WaterPolo

USA Water Polo Women's Team Returns to Action in California, Facing Australia

August 17, 2018

The USA Women's National Team returns to action this weekend when they host Australia in a three-game series in California. more >>


US_Rowing

Sarasota to Host US Rowing Youth National Championships for Next Three Years

August 16, 2018

The USRowing Youth National Championships will return to Sarasota, Florida, for the next three years, organizers have announced. more >>


WrightsvilleBeach

Wrightsville Beach to Host Three Back-to-Back Surfing Events

August 10, 2018

Named one of the “ten best little surf towns in America," Wrightsville Beach will host three headline surf events in a span of two weeks. more >>


USRowing

USRowing Adding New Championship Regatta

August 10, 2018

USRowing will be adding a new national championship regatta in 2019 to cap off the spring season for younger athletes, the organization announced. 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 >>


San Marcos Sports

San Marcos, Texas: Where Sports Just Come Naturally

March 7, 2018

Nestled between Austin and San Antonio, San Marcos is a sweet spot for sports, with vibrant natural beauty and plentiful outdoor amenities. From... more >>


Beach

Naples, Marco Island and The Everglades: Your Sports Paradise

February 16, 2018

Naples, Marco Island and The Everglades is known as the Paradise Coast for its sun, sand, luxury resorts and more, but this don’t-miss destination... more >>


Havoc

Huntsville, Alabama: We've Got the Space

February 2, 2018

Huntsville is known as the Rocket City, being the home to Space Camp (the movie, too) at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center (also Alabama’s #1 top paid... more >>



BASC

Bass Anglers for Saltwater Conservation Launches New Advocacy Website

August 13, 2018

B.A.S.S is pleased to announce the launch of a revamped Bass Anglers for Saltwater Conservation (BASC) advocacy website, www.BassForSalt.com. more >>


JLRacing

JL Racing Named USRowing’s Official Outfitter and Apparel Supplier

June 18, 2018

USRowing announces a three-year partnership with JL Racing as the organization’s Official Outfitter and Apparel Supplier through 2020. more >>


MidwestMelanomaPartn

USRowing Partners with Midwest Melanoma Partnership

May 7, 2018

USRowing and Midwest Melanoma Partnership are raising awareness of melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer among outdoor athletes. more >>


SFIA

SFIA Announces 2018 Sports, Fitness and Leisure Activities Topline Participation Report

April 2, 2018

Every year, the SFIA releases the participation topline summary tracking activity participation study in the country. 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 | July 17, 2018
Conway, Arkansas: Sports at Its Heart   

By: Peter Francesconi

More than 125 years ago, business leaders in Conway, Arkansas, wanted to grow the local economy, so they created a strategy to attract institutions... More>>


blank Case study | May 30, 2018
A Winning Experience in the Smokies   

By: Peter Francesconi

Nestled in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains, the Sevierville, Tennessee, area is one of America’s favorite places to visit. In fact,... More>>


White Papers

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>>


NFHS Whitepaper | September 1, 2017
2016-2017 High School Athletics Participation Survey   

For the 28th year, participation in high school sports increased, as tracked by the National Federation of State High School Associations. More>>



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Articles

WorldBeach Article | August 8, 2018
World Beach Games Coming to San Diego, Despite Rough Start

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

It certainly hasn’t been smooth sailing, but the tide is turning on the World Beach Games. The event, now expected to take place in October of...   More>>


NSSF Article | July 25, 2018
Shooting Sports Launch Beginner-Friendly Website to Grow Participation

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Is there an echo in here? The National Shooting Sports Foundation has launched a new website, LetsGoShooting.org, intended to make shooting sports...   More>>


blank Article | July 18, 2018
Fishing League Worldwide (FLW)

By: Joseph Opager

Fishing League Worldwide (FLW) is the world’s largest tournament bass fishing organization, offering anglers the chance to compete and win millions...   More>>


SUP Article | July 11, 2018
Rough Waters: Two Would-Be Governing Bodies Making Waves About Stand-Up Paddling

By: Michael Popke

Stand-up paddling, one of the fastest-growing sports worldwide, is at the center of a controversy on who its rightful governing body is. The...   More>>



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