Mississippi


PremierBoxingChamps

Premier Boxing Match Coming to Biloxi May 25

May 23, 2019

Premier Boxing Champions takes place on Saturday, May 25 from MGM Resorts International’s Beau Rivage Resort & Casino in Biloxi, MS. more >>


Bassmaster

New Schedule, Sponsors Listed for Collegiate Bass Fishing Tournaments

February 1, 2019

The 2019 Bass Pro Shops Collegiate Bass Fishing Series consists of four nationally televised tournaments. more >>


Bassmaster

Bass Pro Shops Collegiate Bass Fishing Series Locations Announced

January 29, 2019

The 2019 Bass Pro Shops Collegiate Bass Fishing Series consists of four nationally televised tournaments. more >>


NCS

Mississippi to Host Security Conference for Running Event Directors

January 14, 2019

Running USA is partnering with The National Center for Spectator Sports Safety & Security to offer intensive sport risk management training. more >>


DSTE

DSTE Releases New Details of Event

November 15, 2018

New registration and information details, as well as scheduled events, have been released, regarding the Deep South Turf Expo in Biloxi. more >>


US_YouthSoccer

US Youth Soccer Announces Dates for Fall National League Events

October 4, 2018

U.S. Youth Soccer has announced dates for its National League Conference events. more >>


DeepSouth

Sports Venue Groundskeepers Descending on Biloxi

October 4, 2018

Turf managers from all over the southeast will come for the annual Deep South Turf Expo in Biloxi, MS on November 26-29, 2018 in Biloxi. more >>


WGD

Women's Golf Day Set to be Celebrated June 5

June 5, 2018

Special events are planned nationwide, including at retail stores. more >>



SportsForce

Sports Force Parks on the Mississippi hires new General Manager

February 11, 2019

Sports Force Parks on the Mississippi, a brand new youth tournament facility, has hired Jason Jackson as its new General Manager. more >>


Vert

Vert Adds First Women’s Basketball Program

August 14, 2017

Vert, a wearable athletic technology specialist, signed its first NCAA women’s basketball client with the Mississippi State University Bulldogs. more >>


DeepSouth

Biloxi, Mississippi, Event to Address Managers of Athletic Venues

September 19, 2016

Those who manage sports compexes will want to know the Deep South Turf Expo is moving confidently into its second year in 2016. more >>


ASBA_Logo

Top Sports Facilities Honored

December 8, 2014

The American Sports Builders Association has announced the winners of its annual awards, honoring the best in sports facility construction. more >>


USOC  Logo

USOC Statement on Suggested Boycott of the Winter Olympics in Russia

July 17, 2013

The USOC has released the following statement about suggestions to boycott the Winter Olympics in Russia. more >>


USA Triathlon

USA Triathlon Announces Partnerships with Raceday Transport, SelfGrip and Virtual Race Bags

February 13, 2013

USA Triathlon today announced supplier-level sponsorship agreements with endurance sports industry leaders Raceday Transport, SelfGrip Athletic Tape... more >>


Liberty Mutual Insurance

Liberty Mutual Insurance Celebrates "One Year Out" with Company-wide Salute to Team USA

February 7, 2013

Newest U.S. Olympic Committee sponsor counts down to the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia, featuring 15 U.S. Olympians, Paralympians and... more >>


Buffalo Wild Wings

Buffalo Wild Wings Expands College Sports Alliance with NCAA Sponsorship

January 22, 2013

Buffalo Wild Wings announced that it has entered into a partnership with the NCAA. The agreement designates Buffalo Wild Wings as the “Official... more >>



Ridgeland, Mississippi

Ridgeland, Mississippi...Sporty + Stylish...Inside + Out

March 20, 2018

Ridgeland is Mississippi’s premier cycling mecca and its best waterfront destination, but there’s so much more to discover and savor here.... more >>


Articles

HurricaneBarry Article | July 24, 2019
Barry Leaves Behind Flooding, Sewage – and Plenty of Cancelled Sports

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

As the first major storm of the hurricane season, Barry made a terrible impression. He barged in uninvited, overstayed his welcome and left a mess...   More>>


SwimmingPool Article | July 24, 2019
Could Water Contamination Hurt Summer Sports Events?

By: Michael Popke

Talk about muddying the waters. This summer has brought a wave of concerns over Cryptosporidium in swimming pools, flesh-eating bacteria in open...   More>>


blank Article | April 25, 2019
The Allure of College Towns

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

In college towns across the U.S., great sports venues await, surrounded with storied traditions and filled with potential. Want to visit? Join this...   More>>


blank Article | April 24, 2019
Hooked on Fishing

By: Judy Leand

Whether it plays out on a bass boat, from the shoreline, on the ocean or through the ice, fishing is big business for cities across the U.S. Prime...   More>>


USSoccer Article | November 14, 2018
Should U.S. Soccer Diversify Venue Selection for the Men’s National Team?

By: Michael Popke

U.S. Soccer needs to start thinking outside the box – or at least outside its traditional map – if it wants to get more in-person spectators. In...   More>>


CMSA Article | September 19, 2018
Inside Events: Cowboy Mounted Shooting Association

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

It’s the equestrian discipline that combines horsemanship and marksmanship – with a healthy dose of historical accuracy. Cowboy mounted shooting...   More>>


blank Article | July 18, 2018
Come On Down

By: Michael Popke

Certain regions of the country are known for many things, but when you think of the Southeast, one phrase immediately comes to mind.   More>>


blank Article | May 30, 2018
Playing the Field

By: Peter Francesconi

Baseball is one of the USA’s oldest organized sports, and it remains one of the most popular. Much of its recent growth is fueled by Gen Z, kids...   More>>


NCAA Article | March 21, 2018
How Controversial LGBT Laws Could Complicate Team Travel this March

By: Michael Popke

Can controversial legislation regarding LGBT rights complicate travel plans during tournament season? Teams and officials are hoping it won’t –...   More>>


blank Article | November 20, 2017
2017 CHAMPIONS OF ECONOMIC IMPACT IN SPORTS TOURISM

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Sports Destination Management is proud to announce the 2017 “Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism.” The nominees this year were...   More>>


Destination Spotlights

Come Play on the Mississippi Gulf Coast Case study | February 28, 2009
Come Play on the Mississippi Gulf Coast   

By: Sports Destination Management Team

The warm climate of the Mississippi Gulf Coast is your ticket to outdoor recreation. Sportsplex venues in Gulfport, Biloxi, and D’Iberville host... More>>



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