Pennsylvania


FIFA

FIFA Hosting Virtual 2026 World Cup Candidate City Workshop Today

July 7, 2020

The FIFA World Cup 2026™ Candidate Host City Workshop will be held virtually on July 7 for all 17 U.S. bid cities. more >>


AtlanticLeague

Atlantic League Baseball Clubs Announce Updated Plans

July 3, 2020

The Atlantic League of Professional Baseball has announced its altered schedule for the summer of 2020. more >>


AmericanCornholeLeague

This Weekend, Greater Philadelphia Expo Center Hosts First Live Sports Event Since March

July 2, 2020

American Cornhole League hosts the Johnsonville Cornhole Championships this weekend at the Greater Philadephia Expo Center. more >>


PeoplesBanks

York Announces Baseball Games Open to the Public

July 2, 2020

With Revs baseball on hiatus, 11 Central and Susquehanna League games scheduled for PeoplesBank Park are open to the public. more >>


Erie

Lake Erie Cyclefest “Choose Your Own Adventure” Edition Starting in July

June 25, 2020

Lake Erie Cyclefest announced a hybrid event that includes nine new bicycling routes taking cyclists to all corners of Erie County. more >>



VisitPittsburgh

90 Painted Chairs Program Raises Awareness, Funds for Pittsburgh Artists

July 6, 2020

VisitPITTSBURGH’s 90 Painted Chairs Program online “chair-ity” auction raised $17,256 for the Greater Pittsburgh Arts Council. more >>


Bassmaster

2020 Bassmaster High School All-American Team Welcomes 12 New Members

June 29, 2020

Twelve high school anglers have been selected as members of the exclusive Bassmaster High School All-American Fishing Team. more >>


ValleyForge

Valley Forge Sports Partners with Huddle Up Group

June 1, 2020

The Huddle Up Group has partnered with Valley Forge Sports to conduct a sports tourism strategic plan, the organization announced. more >>


Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh Hospitality Community Comes Together to Offer Additional Benefits to Business Events that Will Actualize in 2020

May 28, 2020

MeetPITTSBURGH, announced that clients with 2020 events will feel more comfortable when it comes to health and safety procedures. more >>


VisitPittsburghChair

VisitPITTSBURGH Wins Prestigious Ragan PR Daily Award

May 26, 2020

VisitPITTSBURGH claimed the Ragan’s PR Daily Awards top prize in the Hospitality, Travel or Tourism Campaign category. more >>



Cycling

Lehigh Valley, PA Offers Top Athletic and Entertainment Options

January 22, 2020

From wide open fields to state-of-the-art indoor facilities, Lehigh Valley is the perfect destination for your next event. Located just 60 minutes... more >>


Cycing

Lehigh Valley, PA, Offers Top Athletic and Entertainment Options

February 18, 2019

From wide-open fields to state-of-the-art indoor facilities, Lehigh Valley is the perfect destination for your next event. Located just 60 minutes... more >>


Lackawanna

Lackawanna County: The Sweet Spot for Sports

October 1, 2018

At Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, we’re outstanding in our field – and our fields are equally outstanding. In fact, in Northeastern... more >>


VintageCars

Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix Wins Economic Impact Award

November 29, 2017

When the Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix (PVGP) took to the streets of Pittsburgh this past July, it marked the 35th consecutive year that the... more >>


Chester

Chester County, Pennsylvania: Charming Scenery, Non-Stop Sports Action

September 4, 2017

Chester County’s Brandywine Valley is just a short drive from the high energy, on-the-go mentality of downtown Philadelphia. And while those... more >>


Articles

LiveStream Article | July 7, 2020
Tournaments are ON – Here’s Where They’re Flourishing

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

It started out as a tough week, even for optimists. IRONMAN cancelled its Muncie, Indiana event. COVID-19 kicked enough sand in the face of the North...   More>>


blank Article | July 1, 2020
Ready to Rumble

By: Judy Leand

From wrestling and boxing to martial arts, combat sports are becoming increasingly popular across the U.S. A bright spot is the niche sport of...   More>>


ClubTennis Article | July 1, 2020
Can College Club Programs Help Boost the Sports Economy?

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

First came the news that a few colleges here and there were dropping sports programs because of COVID-19-related shortfalls. Then a few became dozens...   More>>


VirtualTailgate Article | June 2, 2020
Virtual Tailgates Allowing College Traditions to Continue

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

If the coronavirus has been successful in shutting down a majority of sports, it’s clear that people are finding ways around it. The college...   More>>


HSSports Article | May 26, 2020
High School Sports Ready to Take the Field…in Stages

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

With many states starting the reopening process, high school sports may be on the way back as well, at least in certain areas. In some cases, that...   More>>


blank Article | May 21, 2020
On the Coast and in the Game

By: Cindy Cantrell

The Mid-Atlantic region is a melting pot of large cities, rich history, diverse cultures, bustling seaside boardwalks, rolling countryside and...   More>>


blank Article | May 21, 2020
Right on Track

By: Judy Leand

As one of the oldest athletic events in the world, track and field has been a vital part of both the ancient and modern Olympics and is a mainstay of...   More>>


blank Article | May 21, 2020
Luring Business to Communities Nationwide

By: Tracey Schelmetic

In the U.S., tournament angling, and especially competitive bass fishing, has seen significant growth, thanks in part to the efforts of Fishing...   More>>


MiLB Article | April 29, 2020
Sources: "Assault on Hometown Baseball" a Done Deal

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Last year, the country learned of what became known as “the assault on hometown baseball,” or MLB’s proposal to cut 40 teams from the minors....   More>>


OnllineAuditions Article | April 28, 2020
Virtual Tryouts Allowing Teams to Gather Athletes for Next Season

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Rah-rah for COVID-19? That’s a no-no. But cheer squads in the NFL, whose auditions were halted by the virus, have been instituting virtual tryouts,...   More>>


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