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MLFFLW

Major League Fishing and FLW Unify as One Brand

September 29, 2020

Major League Fishing announced its unification with FLW as one brand, transitioning all FLW brand assets to MLF. more >>


LakeCumberland

Lake Cumberland to Host Collegiate Bass Final Event

September 29, 2020

The 2020 Carhartt Bassmaster College Series wraps up on Kentucky’s Lake Cumberland Oct. 1-3 . more >>


Guntersville

Anglers Might Find Fish In Transition During Bassmaster Elite Series Event At Guntersville

September 29, 2020

The NOCO Bassmaster Elite at Lake Guntersville will be held Sept. 30-Oct. 3, with takeoffs/weigh-ins from Goose Pond Colony Resort Marina. more >>


Bassmaster

Lake Mead To Host B.A.S.S. Nation Western Regional

September 29, 2020

Anglers from nine Western states will hit Nevada’s Lake Mead Sept. 30-Oct. 2, for the TNT Fireworks B.A.S.S. Nation Western Regional. more >>


Bassmaster

Bassmaster Elite Headed for Lake Guntersville

September 28, 2020

The Bassmaster Elite Series heads to Scottsboro, Ala., to take on historic Lake Guntersville Sept. 30-Oct. 3. more >>



LRWASHINGTON

Location Review: Snohomish County, Washington

September 1, 2020

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


HP

Play PNW Sports: Snohomish County, Washington

May 6, 2020

Though our “pause” button is on, we want you to know we are here, preparing to bring sports events back to Snohomish County when the time comes.... more >>


MB

Myrtle Beach: Not Just a City…It’s a Destination!

February 20, 2020

Successful sports tourism made simple means having excellent venues in a great location and plenty of lodging and dining options in all price points.... more >>


LazyE

Seven Reasons You Should Play in Edmond

February 7, 2020

Edmond invites athletes to utilize state-of-the-art sports facilities and enjoy the city’s charm. With the ability to host all types of sports (on... more >>


Sports_PNW

Play PNW Sports: Snohomish County, Washington

January 21, 2020

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



Bassmaster

Clear Lake Named Best Bass Fishery Of The Past Decade

August 31, 2020

Since 2012, Bassmaster Magazine has released annual rankings of the country’s best bass fisheries. more >>


ASFA

ASFA Elects Board of Directors Members

August 10, 2020

Four members of the American Sportfishing Association (ASA) were elected to fill seats on the board of directors, beginning October 1. more >>


BassPro

All-Star College Fishing Team Named by Tactacam Fish-i

July 20, 2020

Tactacam Fish-i announced the members of Team Tactacam for the 2020-2021 season of Bass Pro Shops Collegiate Bass Fishing Series. more >>


MLF

Chris Lane Hands Out Fishing Gear to 200 Kids with Help from MLF Pros

July 13, 2020

Major League Fishing pro Chris Lane, who has been working with "Reeling in Future Pros," made a big gesture to help quarantined kids. more >>


PureFishing

Pure Fishing Encourages #ResponsibleRecreation

July 6, 2020

Pure Fishing is proud to support the efforts of its conservation partners in encouraging the outdoors while practicing #ResponsibleRecreation. more >>


Destination Spotlights

blank Case study | July 1, 2020
Top Sports Venues Highlight the City of Colleges   

By: Peter Francesconi

When it comes to sports, Conway, Arkansas has a lot to offer. From youth leagues to college athletics to adult tournaments, this city of 66,000 has... More>>


TriCities Case study | December 17, 2019
Southeastern Washington State’s Dry Region Providing Year-Round Athletic Opportunities   

By: Michael Popke

There’s a dry desert region in the Pacific Northwest (yes, really). It has plenty of space for water sports, sports fields that stay green... More>>


blank Case study | September 4, 2019
‘City for Champions’ Project Taking Olympic City USA to New Levels   

By: Michael Popke

No other destination in the U.S. is as deserving of the nickname “Olympic City USA” as Colorado Springs, Colorado. Want proof? It is home of the... More>>


White Papers

OutdoorFoundation Whitepaper | September 1, 2020
Outdoor Participation Report by the Outdoor Foundation   

Participation in outdoor recreation has declined dramatically, despite strong attention being paid to events like bass tournaments. In addition,... More>>


ASA_Fishing Whitepaper | August 1, 2020
Economic Contribution of the 2018 Recreational Red Snapper Season in the South Atlantic   

This study estimates the economic contributions that can be reasonably attributed to the six-day red snapper season in August 2018 based on... More>>


ASA_Fishing Whitepaper | August 1, 2019
The Economic Contributions of Recreational Fishing   

Recreational fishing has a significant economic impact on communities throughout the U.S. But what does that really mean? The American... More>>


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>>


Articles

blank Article | December 18, 2019
Rebranding: A Case Study

By: Dan Rowe

Sports tourism has facilitated rebranding of communities nationwide. Some areas have used sports as a way to overcome economic distress while others...   More>>


blank Article | December 18, 2019
No Bass Boat? No Problem

By: Chad Hoover

Kayak fishing itself certainly isn’t new; it has been around for a long time. Right now, though, it’s exploding in popularity nationwide; in...   More>>


Sasquatch Article | December 11, 2019
Say Yes to the Yeti: Mystery-Monster a Trend on 2020 Calendar

By: Michael Popke

Last summer’s Internet phenomenon to Storm Area 51 turned out to be a big bust but organizers learned something: people are interested in mythical...   More>>


FishSign Article | December 11, 2019
Should Fishing Event Owners Be Concerned About Contaminated Water?

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Some parts of the country are moving toward ice fishing. Some have year-round temperate conditions. But just about everyone has favorite fishing...   More>>



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