Utah


IRONMAN

IRONMAN Announces New Destination for World Championship

January 4, 2022

The 2021 Supersapiens IRONMAN World Championship will take place in St George, Utah, on May 7, 2022. more >>


Warrior

Warrior Soccer Announces Tournaments

November 8, 2021

Warrior Soccer hosts tournaments throughout the season and has announced some new destinations. more >>


USA_Triathlon

2021 Americas Triathlon Championships St. George Coming to Hurricane, Utah

October 28, 2021

The 2021 Americas Triathlon Championships St. George are on Oct. 30 and 31, in conjunction with Super Sprint Weekend in Hurricane, Utah. more >>


Warrior

Warrior Soccer Debuts Spook-Tacular Fall

October 19, 2021

The Warrior Soccer Tour pulls back the curtain on a spook-tacular fall with events in October, November and December - and even beyond. more >>


Outerbike

Outerbike Announces Triumphant Return

October 11, 2021

New events, as well as new locations, are planned for the year ahead, as well as in years to come. more >>



VisitSaltLake

Visit Salt Lake Announces Rebrand, New Focus

September 20, 2021

Visit Salt Lake (VSL), in partnership with Salt Lake County Mayor Jenny Wilson, launched a new brand that will serve all of Salt Lake. more >>


Troon

Troon Announces Venues Honored with Golfweek Article

March 22, 2021

52 Troon-affiliated courses have been named to Golfweek’s “Ultimate Guide of Best Courses” for 2021. more >>


Troon

Troon Announces Courses Winning International Honors

March 8, 2021

Troon® announced 49 of its brand-affiliated courses were named to Golfweek’s list of “Ultimate Guide of Best Courses” for 2021. more >>


USA_Tri

USA Triathlon Announces Partnership with InterMountain Healthcare

October 5, 2020

USA Triathlon has partnered with Intermountain Healthcare in Park City, Utah, for sports performance and sports medicine services. more >>


STMA

Sports Turf Managers Association Announces 2019 ‘Field of the Year’ Winners

December 2, 2019

The STMA announces the 2019 Field of the Year winners, including professional facilities, college and university and schools and parks. more >>


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Articles

Article | October 16, 2019
A Decision on the 2032 Summer Games Location? Don’t Hold Your Breath

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

While we all know where the 2024 and 2028 Olympics and Paralympics are going to be held, it was expected that the next host, for the 2032 Games,...   More>>


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>>


Article | May 1, 2019
Sports Turf Expert: Don’t Burn Your Fields to Dry Them

By: Michael Popke

It certainly made headlines: the high school coach who tried to dry his wet field by dousing parts of it with gasoline and dropping a match. Other...   More>>


Article | March 6, 2019
What’s Going on With the Alliance of American Football?

By: Michael Popke

The Alliance of American Football’s regular season kicked off in early February and is expected to continue until mid-April. So far, so good. The...   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>>


Article | January 9, 2019
Salt Lake City Suddenly Emerges as Serious Contender to Host 2030 Winter Olympics

By: Michael Popke

Calgary may have taken itself off the list of cities vying to host the 2026 Winter Olympics, but another North American winter sports destination —...   More>>


blank Article | March 29, 2018
Big Skies and High Hopes

By: Michael Popke

The mountain region of the United States covers a wide swath of land — some of it arid, some of it snowy and all of it ideal for hosting a variety...   More>>


blank Article | February 2, 2018
USA Bobsled Skeleton

By: Amanda Bird

The United States Bobsled & Skeleton Federation (USBSF) is the official national governing body for bobsled and skeleton in the United States. It...   More>>


SrAth Article | September 20, 2017
Inside Events: Huntsman World Senior Games

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The Huntsman World Senior Games, an international multi-sport event for athletes age 50 and up, is held in St. George, Utah, next month. It includes...   More>>


2017 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism Awards Article | September 1, 2017
LAST CALL FOR NOMINATIONS: Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism Awards

By: Sports Destination Management Team

It's time for Sports Destination Management to recognize sports tourism leaders. Help salute events that make sports tourism grow. Our deadline is...   More>>


Destination Spotlights

blank Case study | February 2, 2018
True Grit   

By: Michael Popke

Locals of Ogden, Utah, boast of the city's "grit," embracing its heritage and history. These days, though, it's also a center for sports. More>>



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