Michigan


TipUpTown

TIP-UP TOWN Bringing Winter Events This Weekend

January 21, 2022

TIP-UP TOWN USA is Michigan’s longest running winter festival. This year, the event is January 22, 23 and 29th. more >>


Meijer

Meijer LPGA Classic for Simply Give Announces 2022 Dates

January 11, 2022

The Meijer LPGA Classic for Simply Give will return in 2022 at Blythefield Country Club, tournament officials have announced. more >>


Bassmaster

B.A.S.S. Announces College, High School And Junior Schedules For 2022

December 22, 2021

The 2022 B.A.S.S. tournament schedule continues to take shape with the slates for its College, High School and Junior Series. more >>


MLF

Major League Fishing Announces Details of 2022 Phoenix Bass Fishing League

December 2, 2021

Major League Fishing announced schedule, rules, payouts and dates for the 2022 Phoenix Bass Fishing League Presented by T-H Marine. more >>


MLF_Big5

MLF Announces 2022 Phoenix Bass Fishing League Presented by T-H Marine Schedule, Entry Dates and Advancement Opportunities

November 30, 2021

The Phoenix Bass Fishing League is the premier circuit for weekend tournaments. more >>



Rocket

Detroit’s Rocket Mortgage Extends its Title Sponsorship of the Rocket Mortgage Classic through 2027

November 22, 2021

First-ever PGA TOUR event within the city limits of Detroit to continue supporting community initiatives. more >>


Detroit

Detroit Sports Commission Announces Staff Changes

November 15, 2021

The Detroit Sports Commission (DSC) has announced promotions to its staff. 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 >>


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 >>


WestMi

West Michigan Sports Commission Hosted Most Sporting Events and Athletes/Visitors plus Booked Most Hotel Nights in Single Year

May 18, 2020

The West Michigan Sports Commission hosted 99 events in 2019, attracting the most athletes and visitors in one year at 230,382. more >>



Holland

The Best Aquatic Center Around - Now Even Better!

January 18, 2022

Holland Aquatic Center in Holland, Michigan, has always had the lock on everything event owners need for competitive swimming and diving. But now,... more >>


Articles

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>>


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>>


YouthSportsAccess Article | January 14, 2022
Nationwide, Efforts to Expand Access to Youth Sports

By: Michael Popke

Sports are BACK and cities want kids to get back in the game. As a result, there has been a plethora of initiatives to expand access to youth sports,...   More>>


WinterRunning Article | December 22, 2021
Stranded Runners and Hypothermia Worrying Endurance Race Directors

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Ice, snow and freezing temperatures are part of endurance events in the winter. But when those conditions become too harsh, bad things can happen –...   More>>


blank Article | December 19, 2021
Northeast, Naturally

By: Cindy Cantrell

The Northeast region beckons with picturesque vistas, historic landmarks, indulgent cuisine, nightlife and sports venues to fill the calendars of...   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>>


blank Article | November 1, 2021
Flag Football: The Next Big Growth Sector

By: Garland Cooper

One of the fastest-rising sports of our time is flag football. The NAIA has established it as an Emerging Sport for Women and has partnered with the...   More>>


WMSCComplex Article | September 24, 2021
That's a Wrap: Successful Season Concludes at Meijer Sports Complex

By: Kim Skeltis, APR

The West Michigan Sports Commission is preparing to close the books on a successful baseball/softball season at the Meijer Sports Complex. A total of...   More>>


CollegeTri Article | September 24, 2021
Women’s Triathlon is ThisClose to NCAA Championship Status

By: Michael Popke

The varsity women’s collegiate triathlon series began in early September with high hopes that 2021 might finally be the year that triathlon becomes...   More>>


Destination Spotlights

AnnArbor Case study | March 19, 2017
A Big 10 College City with a Small-Town Vibe   

By: Michael Popke

When people think of Ann Arbor, Michigan, the first thing that probably comes to mind is Michigan Stadium, “The Big House” on the University of... More>>



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