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USA_Tri

USA Triathlon Announces Full Calendar of Regional Championships for 2019

June 19, 2019

USA Triathlon has announced its full calendar of Regional Championships for 2019, with events for age-group, youth and paratriathletes. more >>


USTAUSOpen

USTA Announces Dates for US Open Qualifying Tournament

June 14, 2019

The USTA announced that the 2019 US Open Qualifying Tournament will begin on Monday, August 19 and run through Friday, August 23. more >>


Lupus

Yoga Studios Hosting Stretch to End Lupus

June 10, 2019

On June 15-16, yoga studios across NYC will support the Lupus Foundation of America Northeast Region’s first annual Stretch to End Lupus. more >>


Troon

Troon 2019 Challenge Schedule Announced

June 6, 2019

Troon has announced the dates and locations nationwide for its 2019 Troon Challenge event. more >>


USGA

34 Sites to Conduct U.S. Senior Open Qualifying

May 9, 2019

34 sites will be conducting 18-hole sectional qualifying between May 14 and June 10 for the 2019 U.S. Senior Open Championship. more >>


NYRR

New York Road Runners Announce Popular® Brooklyn Half

May 2, 2019

New York Road Runners (NYRR), the world’s premier community running organization, has announced its Popular® Brooklyn Half. more >>


Fortnite

Fortnite World Cup to Include $3M Creative Competition

April 23, 2019

Epic Games will host a $3M USD competition based in Fortnite‘s Creative mode at the World Cup in July at the US Open grounds in NYC. more >>


USOpen_Golf

USGA Announces U.S. Open Qualifying Sites

April 22, 2019

The USGA has announced its list of local qualifying venues for the 2019 U.S. Open to be played at Pebble Beach (California) Golf Links. more >>



IGHG

IHG® Hotels & Resorts Named Official Hotel and Hotel Loyalty Partner of the US Open Tennis Championships

April 22, 2019

IHG® Hotels & Resorts has been named the official hotel and hotel loyalty partner for the US Open Tennis Championships. more >>


USTA

USTA Donates to Ronald McDonald House

January 28, 2019

The USTA Employee Green Committee visited the Ronald McDonald House of the Greater Hudson Valley in Valhalla, NY. more >>


NFHS

NFHS Network, New York State Association Reach Agreement to Stream State Championships

December 3, 2018

The NFHS Network will stream championship events of the New York State Public High School Athletic Association. more >>


NYRR

NYRR Releases Impact Report

November 19, 2018

New York Road Runners (NYRR) released its annual Impact Report for Fiscal Year 2018 (April 2017-March 2018), more >>


Albancy

Albany Convention Center Authority Shows Increased Economic Impact on Region

October 22, 2018

The Albany Convention Center Authority highlighted increased total economic impacts generated by the Albany Capital Center. more >>


USTAq

USTA Announces Statue of Althea Gibson on US Open Grounds

May 29, 2018

The USTA will commission a statue to commemorate tennis legend and American pioneer Althea Gibson on the grounds of the US Open. more >>


Tagmarshal

Tagmarshal Elevating Player Experiences at Westchester Country Club

April 23, 2018

Tagmarshal is empowering the operation at the exclusive Westchester Country Club, ranked among America’s top-30 private clubs. more >>


Albany

Albany Capital Center Hosts 139 Events in Its Inaugural Year

February 5, 2018

The Albany Capital Center has closed out its opening year with 139 events concluded over 197 event days and 4,285 hotel room nights for the year. more >>


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Articles

blank Article | February 1, 2018
Unpredictable Weather? Not a Problem

By: Michael Popke

Mother Nature can be temperamental, and that can wreak havoc with planning outdoor sports events, including those held over the winter months....   More>>


blank Article | November 20, 2017
Horse Country

By: Michael Popke

The classic image of rider and horse clearing a fence in a steeplechase. The roar of a Sunday afternoon crowd as a cowboy charges out of the chute...   More>>


CollegeTri Article | November 1, 2017
On the Radar: College Triathlon is on the Rise

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

When USA Triathlon announced Millikin University in Decatur, Illinois, as the latest school in the nation to add a varsity women’s triathlon...   More>>


Armwrestling Article | October 18, 2017
Seven Niche Sports, One Common Denominator: The Quest for Recognition

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Seven niche sports that couldn’t be more different just got a common denominator: they took their first steps toward international recognition....   More>>


Ashe Article | September 6, 2017
US Open by the Numbers: Court is Back in Session in NYC

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

September might mean back to school, but in Manhattan, it’s back to the court as a sea of tennis fans swarms into the subways, en route to the...   More>>


2017 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism Awards Article | September 1, 2017
LAST CALL FOR NOMINATIONS: Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism Awards

By: Sports Destination Management Team

It's time for Sports Destination Management to recognize sports tourism leaders. Help salute events that make sports tourism grow. Our deadline is...   More>>


WorldCup_FIFA Article | August 23, 2017
44 North American Cities Vying for 2026 World Cup

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The FIFA fallout hasn’t stopped (in fact, a recent report on criminal activities will probably throw gasoline on the fire, considering FIFA...   More>>


blank Article | July 21, 2017
Scoring Big With Lacrosse

By: Peter Francesconi

Lacrosse has been played on the North American continent for centuries. Today, it’s one of the fastest-growing team sports in the U.S., spreading...   More>>


Belmont Article | May 31, 2017
Belmont Stakes Can Miss Out on Triple Crown History, But Still End up in the Winner’s Circle

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

With one big surge, a horse with a name born out of the Information Age has killed the chance of a Triple Crown for 2017. But don’t worry, New...   More>>


blank Article | May 30, 2017
The Mid-Atlantic: Vibrant, Growing and Easily Accessible

By: Kathleen A. DeMarco

The Mid-Atlantic’s growth as a sports destination lies in its proactive sports commissions and ‘sports-cation’ destinations that attract teams,...   More>>


Destination Spotlights

Long Island, New York Case study | December 31, 2009
Long Island, New York - Carrying On a Long Sports Tradition   

By: Jennifer Alten

The name "Long Island" refers to the area's geography, obviously, but it also works well to describe its history of sports. While the region might... More>>



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