Alabama


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 >>


Mobile

Mobile Ready to Deck the Halls with Season of Sports

November 30, 2021

The Mobile Sports Authority has announced its holiday season of tournaments, games and great sports. more >>


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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 >>


GulfShores

Trot or Bust: Thanksgiving Weekend 2021 Coastal Half Marathon

November 24, 2021

Ate too much turkey and fixings on Thanksgiving? Trot it off with friends and family at the Coastal Half Marathon, 5K and 1-Mile Fun Run. more >>


Bassmaster

2022 TNT Fireworks B.A.S.S. Nation Series Schedule Announced

November 23, 2021

The new schedule features five opportunities for grass-roots anglers to battle some of the country’s best bass fisheries. more >>



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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 >>


Farmers

Farmers Insurance® and the Black College Golf Coaches Association Announce Partnership

October 18, 2021

Farmers Insurance has taken big steps to help support and grow diversity in professional golf. more >>


Hoover

Hoover Met Complex Promotes Dr. E.J. Brophy to General Manager

March 29, 2021

John Sparks was promoted to full-time Account Executive with Sports Facilities Companies and Dr. E.J. Brophy is GM of the Hoover Met Complex. more >>


SoutheastTourismSociety

Huddle Up Group, Southeast Tourism Society Announce New Partnership

March 1, 2021

The Southeast Tourism Society (STS) and Huddle Up Group have announced their new industry partnership. more >>


OrangeBeach

Longtime Alabama beach sports commission director named VP of sales

February 15, 2021

Michelle Russ, CSEE, of the Gulf Shores & Orange Beach Sports Commission, was named the Vice President of Sales, Sports and Events. more >>



MarshallCounty

Not Just A Water Destination… Marshall County is a Winning Destination

November 1, 2021

North Alabama’s Marshall County is home to the state’s largest lake, Lake Guntersville, and opportunities to play on and off the water. more >>


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Get Back in the Game on the Alabama Gulf Coast

May 12, 2021

Gulf Shores | Orange Beach Sports & Events wants to help make your planning process as seamless and straightforward as possible. more >>


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In Huntsville, We’ve Got Space

May 12, 2021

We’ve Got Space” is Huntsville's slogan, appropriate to our history in space exploration, as the home to NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center. more >>


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Experience Foley, Alabama: The Lights, the Action, the Sports Venues!

January 12, 2021

Deep in the heart of the south, there’s a city that unites the community with visitors. Where warm smiles and friendly people are abundant. Where... 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 >>


Articles

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>>


blank Article | November 1, 2021
Keeping Events Fresh is the Goal: Here’s How to Do It

By: Johnny Crosskey

For event owners, “WOW” moments are key to ensuring that their events reach “must-attend” status for teams, athletes, and fans. Creating that...   More>>


blank Article | November 1, 2021
Courts Are Back In Session

By: Michael Popke

Played on three surfaces, played at all levels and played around the world, volleyball has been bringing business back to cities in the USA all year....   More>>


Birmingham Article | October 7, 2021
With World Games in Sight, Birmingham Gets Ready for the Spotlight

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Birmingham, Alabama is ready for the spotlight. With announcements on venues, sports, schedules security and a whole lot more, the World Games in...   More>>


Smaller Article | September 4, 2021
Where the Diamonds Shine

By: Peter Francesconi

In 2021, there were nearly 6.5 million regular slowpitch softball players and nearly 2 million fastpitch. And there are indications that the sport...   More>>


Smaller Article | September 4, 2021
Fluid Dynamics

By: Judy Leand

Waterfronts across the U.S. are seeing plenty of action ranging from kayaking, rowing and dragon boat racing to waterskiing, triathlon, pro...   More>>


Smaller Article | September 4, 2021
New Homes for Visiting Teams

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The year 2020 pushed us outside our comfort zone, including making us rethink our choice of locations for events. The good news is that there are...   More>>


Vault Article | July 15, 2021
Capitol District Pole Vault Returns to Omaha

By: Michael Popke

We’ve seen people flock into city centers to watch marathons and cycle races – but Omaha, Nebraska has something unique: the annual Capitol...   More>>


Destination Spotlights

Smaller Case study | May 14, 2021
Get Back in the Game on the Alabama Gulf Coast   

By: Sports Destination Management Team

Gulf Shores | Orange Beach Sports & Events wants to help make your planning process as seamless and straightforward as possible. More>>


ReboundPic Case study | May 14, 2021
Here in Huntsville, We've Got Space   

By: Sports Destination Management Team

We’ve Got Space” is Huntsville's slogan, appropriate to our history in space exploration, as the home to NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center.... More>>


blank Case study | March 5, 2020
Sand Mountain Park and Amphitheater Ready to Provide ‘The Whole Experience’   

By: Michael Popke

City officials in Albertville, Alabama, knew a change was needed. That’s why, back in 2012, they began strategizing about ways to replace the... More>>



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