Colorado


RMSG

Rocky Mountain State Games Announces Three New Events

June 24, 2019

The Colorado Springs Sports Corp has announced the addition of three new sports to the lineup for the 2019 Rocky Mountain State Games. more >>


PPIHC

Pikes Peak Airstrip Attack Announces Details of Event

June 21, 2019

The Pikes Peak Airstrip Attack, on June 22-23, is a half-mile side-by-side trap speed competition. more >>


USA_Cycling

'Olympic City USA' to Host USA Cycling Masters Road National Championships

June 18, 2019

More than 800 athletes will come to Olympic City USA for the USA Cycling Masters Road National Championships, August 8-11. more >>


ORA

OIA Releases Schedule of Summer Market

June 14, 2019

Outdoor Industry Association (OIA) has released the Outdoor University education schedule for Outdoor Retailer Summer Market. more >>


Leadville

Leadville Trail Marathon Just Got Even More Interesting, with Kara Goucher Joining the Lineup

June 14, 2019

Two-time Olympian Kara Goucher switches to the trails, announcing her debut at Life Time’s Leadville Trail Marathon on June 15, 2019. 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 >>


Leadville

Leadville Series Announces Details of 2019 Events

June 7, 2019

Every year since 1983, endurance athletes from all over the world travel to Colorado to compete in the Leadville Race Series. 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 >>



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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