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Erie

Youth Hockey Tournaments to Host an Influx of Visitors in Erie County

September 20, 2021

Youth hockey tournaments are expected to create major impact for Erie’s hospitality industry this fall and winter. more >>


CurlManitoba

CurlManitoba Announces 2022 & 2023 Scotties and Viterra Venues

September 10, 2021

CurlManitoba has announced the host clubs for the two premier Manitoba curling championships for the next two curling seasons. more >>


LakePlacid

Lake Placid Could See New International Winter Sports Action in Years to Come

July 27, 2021

A venue at the 1980 Winter Olympics and 2023 Winter World University Games could become a regular stop on another circuit. more >>


Marquette

2022 Winter Games to be Held in Grand Rapids and New Host, Marquette

June 1, 2021

The Meijer State Games of Michigan with the Great Lakes Sports Commission announce Marquette, as a new host city in Winter 2022. more >>


IHF

International Ice Hockey Federation Women’s World Championship Moving to May

May 3, 2021

This year's International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) Women’s World Championship has been moved from April to May. more >>



Springfield

Springfield, Illinois: The Place Where Legendary Events are Made

June 7, 2021

Springfield, Illinois is nestled in the heart of the Midwest and situated along the iconic Route 66. It is a place where families experience one of... more >>


Snohomish

Welcome to PNW Sports! Snohomish County, Washington

December 15, 2020

Though our “pause” button is on with holding sports events, we would like to let you know that we are here, preparing to bring sports events back... 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

Featured Destination: 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 >>


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 >>



USA_Bobsled

Olympic Medalist Curt Tomasevicz Hired as USABS Director of Sports Performance

September 7, 2021

USA Bobsled/ Skeleton announced two-time Olympic medalist Curt Tomasevicz as Director of Sports Performance, beginning immediately. more >>


A2

A2 Wind Tunnel and Aerodyn Technologies Agreement Formalized with USA Bobsled/Skeleton

August 16, 2021

USA Bobsled/Skeleton (USABS) announced an official partnership with A2 Wind Tunnel and Aerodyn Technologies in Mooresville, N.C. more >>


AthleteFutureFoundation

The Athlete Future Foundation partners with USA Bobsled/Skeleton

August 2, 2021

USA Bobsled/Skeleton (USABS) is excited to announce its partnership with the Athlete Future Foundation. more >>


GMTM

USA Bobsled/Skeleton Partnering with GMTM

July 12, 2021

USA Bobsled/Skeleton is to partner with GMTM.com, “the athlete exposure platform” so athletes can connect with teams and elite trainers. more >>


Kuriyama

USA Bobsled/Skeleton and Kuriyama Partner Through 2022

July 5, 2021

USA Bobsled/Skeleton (USABS) is excited to announce a partnership with Kuriyama through June 2022. more >>


Destination Spotlights

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 all... 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>>


blank Case study | February 28, 2019
Orange County’s Great Park Continues Epic Evolution   

By: Michael Popke

In the early days of 2019, the new Great Park Ice facility opened in Irvine, California, with a series of public skates that provided a preview of... 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>>


SportManitoba Whitepaper | April 1, 2019
Economic Impact Assessment of the Manitoba Winter Games in Thompson: March 4-10, 2018   

The 2018 Manitoba Games in Thompson has released its economic impact assessment report with impact to Canada, Manitoba and Thompson. 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>>


POW Whitepaper | July 1, 2018
The Economic Contributions of Winter Sports in a Changing Environment   

This analysis discusses what changes we can expect in the future of the winter sports industry under high and low emissions scenarios. More>>


Articles

Article | September 9, 2020
NCAA Still on Track to Announce Championship Host Sites in October

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The news appeared a year ago: NCAA was putting out its RFPs for championships for multiple sports, to be hosted between the 2022-23 and 2025-26...   More>>


blank Article | September 1, 2020
From Coast to Coast, Ready to Host

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The continued evolution of sports venues – updates to surfaces, lighting, security and amenities –helps create the best possible experience for...   More>>


OlympicXC Article | July 26, 2020
Will Cross Country Return to the Olympics?

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Will cross country running make a return to the Olympics? Maybe not immediately but that’s okay – its international governing body is in it...   More>>


Article | July 3, 2020
As Climate Changes, Number of Winter Olympic Cities Expected to Dwindle

By: Michael Popke

One more thing for the IOC to worry about: the undeniable shift in weather. According to a new report, more than half of the 19 cities that have...   More>>



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