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ActivisionBlizzard

Activision Blizzard Esports Announces New Season for Call of Duty League

October 16, 2019

Activision Blizzard Esports announced that next year’s season of the Call of Duty league will start with a home/away format for events. more >>


NYMarathon

New York Marathon Returns on November 3

October 16, 2019

Teaser details have been released on the TCS New York City Marathon on Sunday, November 3. more >>


NCAA

NCAA Announces Sites for Ice Hockey Regionals

September 25, 2019

NCAA D-I Men’s Ice Hockey Committee has announced hosts for the 2020 and 2021 D-I Men’s Ice Hockey Championship regionals. more >>


NYCycle

18th Annual Twin Lights Ride Rolls This Weekend

September 20, 2019

The 18th Annual Twin Lights Ride will roll out from Huddy Park in Highlands, New Jersey on the morning of Sunday, September 22nd. more >>


USA_Bobsled

USA Bobsled Push Championships Kick Off Tomorrow in Lake Placid

September 18, 2019

The 2019 USA Bobsled Push Championships will kick off the competitive season on the wheeled push track in Lake Placid, N.Y. on Thursday. more >>



AlbanyCapCenter

Albany Capital Center Announces New Flooring for Added Versatility

July 22, 2019

The Albany Capital Center recently added a wood floor, re-purposed from the NBA All-Star Game, to increase its sports hosting abilities. 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 >>


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Articles

blank Article | January 30, 2017
The Northeast: Taking the Sports Event World by Storm

By: Kathleen A. DeMarco

Nor’easters are those legendary squalls that everyone attributes to this particular segment of the country, but it’s fair to say sports tourism...   More>>


NYC Article | January 25, 2017
Winter Jam NYC: Skiing and Snowboarding in Central Park?

By: Michael Popke

What if we told you New York City’s Central Park will become a ski destination this weekend? That’s right: a ski destination. You might choke...   More>>


UEFA Article | November 16, 2016
More High-Profile Soccer Tourneys Could Be Coming to America

By: Michael Popke

The U.S. hosted Copa Centenario, hopes to host the World Cup and has showcased plenty of La Liga action. So maybe it shouldn’t come as any surprise...   More>>


NYCMarathon Article | October 5, 2016
Marathon Owner Backs Down from Lawsuit by Athletes Denied Entry

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Wow. There are some people who really do read the fine print, specifically two Utah runners who said the New York City Marathon’s general entry...   More>>


FiremanRunning Article | September 7, 2016
A Weekend of Commemorative Sports Events Mark the 15th Anniversary of 9/11

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

It’s not the rowdy shenanigans of the St. Patrick's Day beer races. It's not the optimistic New Year's resolution runs. It's the solemnity and...   More>>


AsheRoof Article | August 10, 2016
US Open: The Nation's Biggest Tennis Tournament by the Numbers

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The battle for medals has just settled in Rio, but the Big Apple is bracing for big-name tennis as the US Open comes to Flushing, New York. The...   More>>


RaceBibs Article | June 1, 2016
Street Illegal: Black Market Sales of Race Numbers Plaguing Events

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The world of sports business is already well aware of the black market and the problems it can cause. In mid-May, however, another problem came to...   More>>


Belmont Article | June 1, 2016
Exaggerator Tripped Up the Crown: Is Belmont the Irrelevant Stakes?

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Does Kentucky Derby winner Nyquist’s status as an also-ran at the Preakness mean Belmont has become the Irrelevant Stakes? Yes and no are...   More>>


blank Article | May 23, 2016
Mid-Atlantic Destinations: The Most on the Coast

By: Andrew Cohen

Need a destination that has good access by air, highway and oftentimes, even water? The Mid-Atlantic region has a variety of sites, and those sites...   More>>


CandadianOlympics Article | May 18, 2016
Facing Too Many Obstacles, U.S./Canada Olympics Bid Falls Apart

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The thought of having a U.S./Canadian-hosted winter Olympics is over. The original concept, proposed in early April, called for having Québec,...   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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