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ColoradoClassic

Colorado Classic Unveils Final Details of Event, Including 14 Fan Zones

August 19, 2019

The Colorado Classic has unveiled final details of its event, including 14 Fan Zones in Steamboat Springs, Avon, Golden and Denver. more >>


TransRockiesRun

TransRockies Run Coming this Week

August 12, 2019

The TransRockies Run, a stage race traversing the continental divide between Buena Vista and Beaver Creek, will run from August 13-18, 2019. more >>


VisitCOS

USA Taekwondo Announces New Event Series

August 12, 2019

A new series of elite-level events offering qualification points in the Olympic selection process have been announced by USA Taekwondo. more >>


ColoradoSpringa

Broadmoor Pikes Peak Cycling Hill Climb Scheduled for August

August 9, 2019

The Broadmoor Pikes Peak Cycling Hill Climb features a race sanctioned by USA Cycling and a gran fondo up the Pikes Peak Highway. more >>


ColoradoSpringa

Olympic City Ready to Host World-Class Cycling

August 7, 2019

Details have been released for the USA Cycling Masters Road National Championships when some 800 athletes will come to town, August 8-11. more >>


IRONMAN

Organizers Share Boulder's IRONMAN News

August 7, 2019

This year’s final IRONMAN Boulder took place on June 9, 2019, while the IRONMAN 70.3 Boulder will be held on August 3, 2019. more >>


SBTGRVL

Colorado to Host New Race, SBT GRVL, in August 2019

August 7, 2019

Colorado’s ultimate gravel race event, SBT GRVL, presented by Canyon Bicycles, taking place in Steamboat Springs, Aug. 17-18, 2019. more >>


ColoradoClassic

Colorado Classic Releases Details of Event

August 5, 2019

The upcoming Colorado Classic will be held from August 22-25, 2019 and is the only 2.1 category women’s race in the Western Hemisphere. more >>



Mobil1

Mobil 1 Named Official Motor Oil of Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

June 17, 2019

ExxonMobil has announced that the Mobil 1 brand has become the Official Motor Oil of Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. more >>


ColoradoSpringa

Colorado Springs CVB Changes Name to Visit Colorado Springs

November 5, 2018

Effective immediately, the Colorado Springs Convention & Visitors Bureau will be doing business as Visit Colorado Springs. more >>


Elixinol

Colorado Series Becomes First Ultra in the World Sponsored by Cannabis Brand

June 18, 2018

The Human Potential Running Series announced Elixinol as an official sponsor, marking the first ultra race sponsored by a cannabis brand. 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 >>


GrandJnct

Sports Commission Launches Strategic Plan and New Website to Begin 2018

January 29, 2018

The Greater Grand Junction Sports Commission (GGJSC) recently completed a strategic planning process outlining core objectives. more >>


STMA

Sports Turf Managers Association Announces 2017 ‘Field of the Year’ Winners

December 11, 2017

Outstanding in their field? These facilities are. Meet the award winners for 2017. 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 >>


OutdoorRetailer

Colorado Pays $3.4 Million To Lure Outdoor Retailer

August 14, 2017

Colorado will pay $1.7M to Emerald Expositions to support the relocation of the Outdoor Retailer show from Salt Lake City to Denver. more >>


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Articles

Offseason Article | March 20, 2019
Investing in Terrain for Cycling, Running and Climbing Means No Off Season for Ski Resorts

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The announcement that Alterra Mountain Company would invest $181 million across multiple North American destinations might not have been a surprise...   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>>


blank Article | December 27, 2018
Cold As Ice

By: Michael Popke

In winter sports, change is coming. As significant snowfall seemingly becomes less of a sure thing every year, many alternatives – including some...   More>>


RMSP Article | October 3, 2018
In the American Rockies, the ‘Disneyland of Youth Sports’ Undergoes a Seismic Shift

By: Michael Popke

It’s not exactly the upheaval to equal what an earthquake or volcano would cause but for a privately funded sports park being built in Colorado,...   More>>


blank Article | September 14, 2018
In the Water Business

By: Michael Popke

Swimming pools are awesome and you can host a lot of sporting events in them. But with so much water out there — in rivers, lakes and oceans —...   More>>


blank Article | September 13, 2018
Outstanding Facilities: No Matter Where it Plays Out, the Venues are in Here

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

No matter what they’re looking for – diamonds, courts, rinks, fields, tracks, trails or anything else – all planners have one thing in common:...   More>>


blank Article | July 18, 2018
In the Fight

By: Tracey Schelmetic

Combat sports remain popular among kids and adults. These sports include the traditional forms, wrestling, mixed martial arts (MMA) and boxing, and...   More>>


blank Article | July 18, 2018
By Road or By Trail

By: Michael Popke

One of the oldest sports disciplines in the world, running continues to garner new fans and generate excellent economic impact. Communities from...   More>>


RockyMtn Article | July 11, 2018
A Promising Start, Then Silence. What Happened to Colorado Youth Sports Complex Project?

By: Michael Popke

Why would a 490-acre privately funded sports complex project, hyped as the “Disney World of youth sports,” stall out? More importantly, what...   More>>


Destination Spotlights

Colorado Springs, Colorado: Bringing Your Game to the Sports Mecca Case study | April 30, 2013
Colorado Springs, Colorado: Bringing Your Game to the Sports Mecca   

By: Peter Francesconi

When it comes to sports, no other area of the country can say it has as much to offer as Colorado Springs. The region not only is home to 45 national... More>>


Colorado Springs, Colorado Case study | March 31, 2012
Colorado Springs, Colorado: America's Olympic Capital    

By: Juli Anne Patty

Colorado Springs is home to Pike's Peak-America’s Mountain, birthplace of one of America’s most inspiring patriotic songs, “America the... More>>


Colorado Springs, Colorado Case study | February 28, 2010
Colorado Springs, Colorado   

By: Andrea Johnson

If you're looking for the perfect climate for your event, look no further than the sports paradise that is Colorado Springs. An altitude of 6,035... More>>



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