Arizona


DroneRacingLeague

Drone Racing Coming to Chase Field in Arizona

August 16, 2019

The Drone Racing League has partnered with the Arizona Diamondbacks to bring live drone racing to Chase Field. more >>


NCAA

NCAA Releases Details on College Basketball Academy Sites

July 22, 2019

Two four-day sessions will occur at each of the four locations. The first session will be July 22-25, and the second will be July 25-28. more >>


BasketballCAmps

Locations for Youth Basketball Camps Announced

July 17, 2019

The NCAA has selected locations and dates for its newly created youth development college basketball camps. more >>


Pinal

Pinal County Hosting CONCACAF Gold Cup Action

July 1, 2019

Pinal County, Arizona, has announced that the CONCACAF Gold Cup 2019 comes to Phoenix this month. more >>


Troon

Troon Challenge Schedule Set

June 25, 2019

The official schedule has been set for the 2019 Troon Challenge presented by Callaway Golf® more >>


Troon

Events Planned for Women's Golf Month

June 10, 2019

Women's Golf Month is celebrated throughout June, with events held nationwide and around the world. 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 >>



WasteManagement

Waste Management signs long-term extension as tournament sponsor

April 8, 2019

Waste Management has signed an early renewal that will continue its commitment to the tournament for another decade, through 2030. more >>


STMA

Sports Turf Managers Association Awards Environmental Facility Certification to 14 Facilities

June 11, 2018

Sports Turf Managers Association has announced a total of 14 facilities with the organization’s Environmental Facility Certification. more >>


NGCOA

Westin Kierland Golf Club Receives 'Course of the Year' Honors

March 26, 2018

The Westin Kierland Golf Club was named “2017 Arizona Golf Course of the Year” by the National Golf Course Owners Association of Arizona. more >>


YouthOnCourse

Youth on Course Announces Four New Partnerships to Expand Junior Golf Access in 22 States

March 26, 2018

Youth on Course has expanded its national affordable golf program to four new associations. more >>


USA_Tri

USA Triathlon Announces Project Podium

January 2, 2018

USA Triathlon announced Project Podium, a men’s elite development program to be based at Arizona State University in August 2018. more >>


TripleCrown

Triple Crown Sports Announces CEO Shift from David King to Keri King

November 20, 2017

Triple Crown Sports announced the official shift of CEO duties from founder David King to his son, Keri King. more >>


VisitPhonenix

HelmsBriscoe Receives Visit Phoenix’s Visitor Industry Champion Award

October 16, 2017

HelmsBriscoe has received the annual Visit Phoenix Visitor Industry Champion Award. more >>


VisitPhonenix

Visit Phoenix hires Director of Sales

July 17, 2017

Ronnie Collins has joined Visit Phoenix’s convention sales team as Director of Sales. He takes over for former Director of Sales, Lorne Edwards,... more >>



Surprise

Arizona’s New Top Tournament Destination

May 13, 2019

The city of Surprise has everything planners need in a sports tournament destination, with nationally recognized facilities, year-round sunshine,... more >>


Surprise

Surprise, AZ: Your #1 Destination for Sporting Events on the West Coast

January 9, 2019

The city of Surprise has everything you are looking for in a sports tournament destination, with nationally recognized facilities, year-round... more >>


Yuma

Yuma, Arizona: The World’s Sunniest Sports Destination

October 4, 2017

If you dread planning an event around the weather, let us to introduce you to the city that holds the Guinness World Record for the sunniest place on... more >>


Articles

MLSBall Article | May 15, 2019
Amid Enthusiasm From Cities, Major League Soccer Will Expand to 30 Teams

By: Michael Popke

Feeding on the building World Cup frenzy, Major League Soccer will be expanding to 30 teams. Nashville SC and Inter Miami CF begin play in 2020, and...   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
Take Me Out to the Ballpark

By: Michael Popke

Summer’s favorite game is back for another season. As the sport’s popularity continues, facilities across the U.S. are upping the ante to bring...   More>>


Allegiant Article | March 20, 2019
Allegiant Airlines Donates Seats to Help Club Team Compete

By: Michael Popke

Here’s a nice gesture. Allegiant Airlines, upon hearing that Montana State University’s hockey team might not be able to make it to their...   More>>


blank Article | February 28, 2019
Purple Mountain Majesties

By: Tracey Schelmetic

The mountain region of the U.S. has much of its sporting infrastructure courtesy of nature, including the Rocky Mountains and other ranges such as...   More>>


Handstand Article | February 20, 2019
Promoting Sports Events by Hosting World Record Attempt Tie-Ins

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Reaction to the announcement of a Chuck Norris 5K in College Station, Texas, (with a possible world record for most people dressed as Chuck Norris)...   More>>


NCCGA Article | January 9, 2019
College Golf Could Serve as Launchpad for the PGA TOUR

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

It’s a game-changer. Rights holders putting on collegiate golf tournaments may find their events gaining a whole new level of importance. At least...   More>>


blank Article | December 28, 2018
A Change of Venue

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Sometimes, we just need a change of scenery. In a new place, under new conditions, event owners and rights holders are often able to put a new spin...   More>>


Os Article | December 12, 2018
Spring Training Ballparks Becoming the Four-Season Athletes of the Venue World

By: Michael Popke

The ballparks best known for hosting MLB play for six weeks before teams head back to their home stadiums are staying busier than ever the rest of...   More>>


blank Article | November 9, 2018
Pickleball: Catching the Wave

By: Peter Francesconi

There’s been explosive growth in pickleball and a resulting uptick in the number of venues to host it. Across the country, events are bringing in...   More>>


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