Maine


TDBeachtoBeacon

TD Beach to Beacon Releases Details of Highly Successful Event

August 19, 2019

Clear skies and low humidity created favorable running conditions for Maine’s largest road race, which included 6,500+runners. more >>


PortlandKidsDu

Maine Sports Commission Announces Second Annual Portland Kids Duathlon

July 25, 2019

The second annual Portland Kids Duathlon will be held on July 28, 2019. more >>


MaineSC

Maine Sports Commissions Has Robust Calendar of Events

July 10, 2019

The Maine Sports Commission has announced the following events, which will take place through the summer and into the early fall. more >>


TDBeachtoBeacon

Preliminary Details of TD Beach to Beacon 10K Announced

May 29, 2019

The 22nd running of the TD Beach to Beacon 10K Road Race on Aug. 3 has announced preliminary details. more >>


bassmasters

TNT Announces Schedule of Sponsored B.A.S.S. Events

May 7, 2019

TNT Firework has signed on to sponsor B.A.S.S. high school and college fishing programs and as title sponsor of the TNT B.A.S.S. Nation Series. more >>


IRONMAN

IRONMAN Lists Three Events Acquired from Rev3

March 21, 2019

IRONMAN has acquired three races from Revolution3 Triathlon in Virginia, Connecticut and Maine, and has announced registration for each. more >>


MaineSC

Sugarloaf, Maine, to First-Ever Host U.S. Alpine Speed Championships

January 31, 2019

In March, Sugarloaf, Maine, will host a new event: the U.S. Alpine Speed Championships. more >>


US_PEA

USA Para-Dressage Ready to Kick Off 2019 Season

January 16, 2019

After a very successful 2018 FEI World Equestrian Games™ USA Para-Dressage is excited to kick off the 2019 calendar year. more >>



LLBean

L.L. Bean To Sponsor PBA Bowling Tournament

March 13, 2017

L.L. Bean reached an agreement to become the title sponsor the Bayside Bowl in Portland, ME. more >>


ASBA_Logo

Top Sports Facilities Honored

December 8, 2014

The American Sports Builders Association has announced the winners of its annual awards, honoring the best in sports facility construction. more >>


USOC  Logo

USOC Statement on Suggested Boycott of the Winter Olympics in Russia

July 17, 2013

The USOC has released the following statement about suggestions to boycott the Winter Olympics in Russia. more >>


USA Triathlon

USA Triathlon Announces Partnerships with Raceday Transport, SelfGrip and Virtual Race Bags

February 13, 2013

USA Triathlon today announced supplier-level sponsorship agreements with endurance sports industry leaders Raceday Transport, SelfGrip Athletic Tape... more >>


Liberty Mutual Insurance

Liberty Mutual Insurance Celebrates "One Year Out" with Company-wide Salute to Team USA

February 7, 2013

Newest U.S. Olympic Committee sponsor counts down to the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia, featuring 15 U.S. Olympians, Paralympians and... more >>


Buffalo Wild Wings

Buffalo Wild Wings Expands College Sports Alliance with NCAA Sponsorship

January 22, 2013

Buffalo Wild Wings announced that it has entered into a partnership with the NCAA. The agreement designates Buffalo Wild Wings as the “Official... more >>


K&K Insurance

New Sports Program with Significantly Reduced Insurance Rates Now Available for Walk/Run Events

January 17, 2013

K&K Insurance Group, Inc., a sister company to Affinity Insurance Services, Inc. and a managing general underwriter, today announced a new specialty... more >>


PHT

Sports & Fitness Coalition Announces Exciting Consumer Campaign

January 16, 2013

This month, leading sports and fitness industry companies and organizations, as well as other corporate partners, will launch PHIT America, an... more >>


Content not yet available.

Articles

blank Article | December 27, 2018
The Great Northeast

By: Michael Popke

Sports event organizers are increasingly recognizing the Northeast region’s charm, including breathtaking four-season scenery and local residents...   More>>


blank Article | November 19, 2018
2018 CHAMPIONS OF ECONOMIC IMPACT IN SPORTS TOURISM

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

SDM is proud to announce its 2018 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism award winners. This year’s Champions represent the most notable...   More>>


USSoccer Article | November 14, 2018
Should U.S. Soccer Diversify Venue Selection for the Men’s National Team?

By: Michael Popke

U.S. Soccer needs to start thinking outside the box – or at least outside its traditional map – if it wants to get more in-person spectators. In...   More>>


blank Article | February 2, 2018
The Northeast: Using Teamwork to Take the Sports World by Storm

By: Michael Popke

If you doubt the allure of the Northeast for sporting events, check out the number of destinations there that the NCAA chose as host cities for...   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>>


blank Article | March 19, 2017
Stay-to-Play: A Virtual Roundtable

By: Kerrie Tripp, Elissa English, Sheila Brennan Nee

The often divisive topic of stay-to-play has had coverage from multiple angles, including that of event owners, academics, housing bureaus,...   More>>


blank Article | January 30, 2017
The Northeast: Taking the Sports Event World by Storm

By: Kathleen A. DeMarco

Nor’easters are those legendary squalls that everyone attributes to this particular segment of the country, but it’s fair to say sports tourism...   More>>


rollerderby Article | October 5, 2016
Women’s Roller Derby International Playoffs Skate Through U.S. Cities

By: Michael Popke

The longtime grassroots sport of women’s roller derby has quietly been building a new generation of fans. Now, it’s gathering even more momentum...   More>>


blank Article | May 20, 2016
Sports Tourism: The Economic Impact - A Case Study of Events

By: Sheila Brennan Nee

How does a sports commission go about working with event owners to build economic impact for both sides of the table? The answer is found in this...   More>>


blank Article | December 28, 2015
The New Frontiers Are Here

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Star Trek fans will recognize space as “ the final frontier.” But in the sports industry, the new frontiers are more earthbound and often much...   More>>


Destination Spotlights

Content not yet available.



Subscribe to SDM