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Sports Destination Management Announces 2019 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism

November 4, 2019

Sports Destination Management has announced the 2019 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism. Learn who they are here. more >>


USA_Tri

Time to Tri Recruiting New Triathlon Participants Through Rock 'n' Roll Marathon for Second Consecutive Year

November 14, 2019

USA Triathlon and IRONMAN® are hosting informational sessions at Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series® expos across the country. more >>


Bassmaster

B.A.S.S. Announces Expanded Nation Schedule for 2020

November 12, 2019

A big week for the TNT Fireworks B.A.S.S. Nation got even better as B.A.S.S. announced an expanded Nation schedule for 2020. more >>


Erie

Erie Lands 2020 B.A.S.S. Nation Northeast Regional Championship

November 7, 2019

Erie will host the 2020 TNT Fireworks B.A.S.S. Nation Northeast Regional Championship, will be held June 24-26, 2020. more >>


USA_Cycling

USA Cycling Announces Championships for 2020

November 7, 2019

USA Cycling has announced the 2020 USA Cycling National Championships schedule, which begins in April. more >>



SDM_2019

Sports Destination Management Announces the 2019 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism

November 4, 2019

Sports Destination Management proudly introduces the 2019 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism. more >>


CentralPA

Central Pennsylvania Convention & Visitors Bureau Announces Retirement of Shirley Smith

November 11, 2019

Central Pennsylvania Convention & Visitors Bureau has announced the retirement of long-time Sales Director Shirley Smith. more >>


SportsPittsburgh

Kramer Tabbed Senior Development Manager for SportsPITTSBURGH

November 11, 2019

Jennifer Hawkins, executive director of SportsPITTSBURGH, announced the hiring of Dana (Collins) Kramer as senior development manager. more >>


VMSports

Visit Monroeville Launches VM Sports, a New Sports Tourism Brand

November 5, 2019

Visit Monroeville, Monroeville Pennsylvania’s tourism bureau, announced the development of VM Sports, to advance sports tourism. more >>


SportsPittsburgh

Hawkins Named to Advisory Board

November 4, 2019

SportsPITTSBURGH’s Executive Director Jennifer Hawkins has been named to the advisory board of the EventConnect™ Sportology Conference. 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

blank Article | November 1, 2019
Introducing the 2019 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The legendary coach, Pat Summitt, said it best: “Teamwork is what makes common people capable of uncommon results.” Meet this year’s award...   More>>


PoconoFire Article | November 13, 2019
In the Wake of a Fire, Resort Community Pulls Together to Host Displaced Events

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

A fire that swept through a historic mountain inn and golf resort, displacing multiple guests and events, has also proven to be a testament to the...   More>>


ArenaFootball Article | November 13, 2019
Suspension of Arena Football Leaves Six Cities with the Need to Fill Indoor Space

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Might want to hang a NO VACANCY sign wherever it is people go to talk about creating competitors to the NFL. Six cities that hosted Arena Football...   More>>


blank Article | November 1, 2019
Varied and Victorious, Equestrian Sports are Riding High

By: Tracey Schelmetic

Whether at the highest levels with world-class horses and riders, or at the state, local and regional levels, where the sport has a devoted youth...   More>>


RageRoom Article | October 30, 2019
Flyers Want Fans to Get Their Rage On

By: Michael Popke

Before disgruntled fans start fights in the stands or have the chance to take their bad moods home with them, the NHL’s Philadelphia Flyers are...   More>>


FlagFootball Article | October 30, 2019
USA Football Announces Inaugural National Flag Football Championship in 2020

By: Michael Popke

At almost the same time a pubic service announcement was equating youth tackle football with encouraging children to smoke cigarettes, USA Football...   More>>


FluShots Article | October 2, 2019
With a Severe Flu Season Predicted, Should Youth Sports Require Vaccines?

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

After a relatively mild flu season last year, health officials are predicting a backlash for 2020; in fact, one child has already died – and the...   More>>


blank Article | September 4, 2019
New Homes for Away Teams

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The continued evolution of sports venues – updates to surfaces, lighting, security and amenities – all helps to create the best possible...   More>>


blank Article | September 3, 2019
The Perfect Landing

By: Tracey Schelmetic

Heading into the 2020 Games in Tokyo, the U.S. is seeing the expected uptick in interest in gymnastics. And from beginner and recreational level to...   More>>


blank Article | September 3, 2019
On the Waterfront

By: Judy Leand

From canoeing, kayaking and stand-up paddling to sailing, surfing, water skiing and even dragon boat and Hawaiian outrigger racing, water sports are...   More>>


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