Texas


USA_Triathlon

Inaugural 2022 USA Triathlon Multisport National Championships Festival Announced

January 21, 2022

The four days of racing kick off on Thursday, April 28 with the debut of the Super Sprint Triathlon Time Trial National Championships. more >>


MajorLeagueFishing

MLF Tackle Warehouse Pro Circuit Set to Kick Off 2022 Season Opener with Guaranteed Rate Stop 1 on Sam Rayburn Reservoir Presented by Ark Fishing

January 18, 2022

Major League Fishing is set to return to Brookeland, Texas next week, Jan. 27-30. more >>


Ripken

Ripken Baseball Announces New Locations for 2022

January 18, 2022

At Ripken Select Tournaments, we're combining fields and experiences to make every ballplayer feel like a Big Leaguer. more >>


AthletesUnlimited

Athletes Unlimited Announces Details of Season in Texas

January 17, 2022

Athletes Unlimited announced that season two of its women’s pro volleyball league kicks off on March 16 and run for five weeks. more >>


USA_Triathlon

Irvine, Texas to Host Top-Level Triathlon Action

January 17, 2022

USA Triathlon announced that Irving, Texas will host the inaugural 2022 Multisport National Championships Festival. more >>



CINEws

Tourism industry in Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto showing recovery following COVID-19 shutdowns

January 17, 2022

Local tourism and the travel industry are recovering from setbacks, a trend reflected through skyrocketing tax revenues to area cities. more >>


AscensionSeton

Austin Marathon and Ascension Seton Announce Extension of Partnership

January 17, 2022

The Austin Marathon and Ascension Seton have agreed to a long-term title sponsor extension. more >>


Arlington

Brent DeRaad Takes the Helm of Arlington CVB

December 13, 2021

The Arlington Convention & Visitors Bureau announced Brent DeRaad has been chosen to lead the city’s DMO into the future. more >>


SDMChampions2021

SDM Announces Winners of the 2020 and 2021 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism Presented by Traveling Teams

November 10, 2021

SDM has announced its 2020 and 2021 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism Presented by Traveling Teams. more >>


CollegeGridiron

College Gridiron Showcase & Symposium Partners with BodyData to Conduct DXA Scan at 2022 CGS

November 1, 2021

The College Gridiron Showcase has partnered with Georgia-based BodyData for the 2022 college football all-star event in Fort Worth, TX. more >>



ElPaso

Groups Play More in El Paso

November 11, 2021

Sports event planners have discovered El Paso is sun soaked, warm and always ready for kickoffs, tip-offs and starting guns, with the best venues... more >>


Smaller

Host in the “Hub City”

May 12, 2021

From start to finish, Lubbock knows how to plan a winning tournament. From welcoming athletes and offering excellent accommodations and restaurants... more >>


Smaller

Round Rock, Texas is Open for Business

May 12, 2021

Round Rock is open for business! We have above and beyond in order to maintain a safe environment for our players and visitors. more >>


Frisco

Frisco, Texas: The City That Plays

May 12, 2021

Now’s your shot! Score big with a sports destination that nets unlimited opportunities to plan, play and stay in Frisco, The City That Plays. more >>


BaseballLittle

You Can Have It All in Plano, Texas

May 12, 2021

With an experienced, award-winning athletics staff, Plano, Texas produces amateur youth sports tournaments at a professional level. more >>


Articles

CricketWorldCup Article | January 16, 2022
The USA is Co-Host of a Cricket World Cup - Will It Launch the Sport Here?

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The international cricket community hopes a recent successful bid, in conjunction with Cricket West Indies, to host the 2024 T20 World Cup in the USA...   More>>


FIFAWorldCup Article | January 15, 2022
Destinations Winding Up the Spin Cycle to Host 2026 World Cup Games

By: Michael Popke

We still don’t have the final announcement (FIFA! How long will this take?) but that hasn’t stopped candidate cities nationwide from winding up...   More>>


Gymnast Article | January 15, 2022
Up for Bid: USA Gymnastics National Events

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Destinations with indoor facilities have the opportunity to vault into national prominence by hosting one or more of USA Gymnastics’ signature...   More>>


PrisonSports Article | January 14, 2022
Beyond “The Longest Yard:” Prison Sports Programs Enrich Inmates

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Maybe all you know about sports in prison was learned from watching the classic 1970s Burt Reynolds movie, The Longest Yard (and what critics called...   More>>


Softball Article | January 14, 2022
Inside Events: Sunflower Summer Collegiate Softball League

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The Sunflower Summer Collegiate Softball League (SSL), a new opportunity for college athletes to hone and showcase their skills, takes the field in...   More>>


blank Article | December 19, 2021
Winning Strategy

By: Judy Leand

Esports participation is not only growing but broadening. Now, more women are involved and the 55 and over set is becoming competitive as well....   More>>


WorldCupTrophy Article | November 29, 2021
FIFA to Name World Cup Cities ... but When?

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Okay, FIFA. You’ve visited the cities, you’ve heard the pitches, you’ve been to the stadiums and in some cases, you’ve even been to games...   More>>


AwardImage Article | November 9, 2021
Introducing the 2020 and 2021 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism Presented by Traveling Teams

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The rebound. We all waited for it, we all hoped for it, and now we all get to celebrate it. But what have we learned? One thing: The prognosticators...   More>>


FIVB Article | November 7, 2021
Up for Bid: Beach Volleyball World Championships in 2023, 2025 and 2027

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The beach is calling. Are you ready to answer? The FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships (2023, 2025, 2027) are up for bid and those interested...   More>>


FastFurious Article | November 4, 2021
A New Sport Nobody Wants: Illegal Street Racing

By: Michael Popke

Life imitating art? The Fast & Furious 9, released early last summer and the first Hollywood movie to gross more than $700 million since March of...   More>>


Destination Spotlights

Smaller Case study | May 14, 2021
Frisco, Texas Is The City That Plays   

By: Sports Destination Management Team

Now’s your shot! Score big with a sports destination that nets unlimited opportunities to plan, play and stay in Frisco, The City That Plays. More>>


Smaller Case study | May 14, 2021
Round Rock, Texas: Open for Business   

By: Sports Destination Management Team

Round Rock is now open for business! We have gone above and beyond in order to maintain a safe environment for our players and visitors. More>>


Smallert Case study | May 14, 2021
Host Your Event in the “Hub City”   

By: Sports Destination Management Team

Lubbock knows how to plan a winning tournament. Find out how your event will feel right at home here in the "Hub City." More>>



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