California


BarnesTennisCtr

In San Diego, Tournament Players to Compete for National Titles in Seven Doubles Divisions

June 11, 2021

The USTA Cor Jewelry National Father-Daughter & Mother-Son Hard Court Championships will be June 11-13 at the Barnes Tennis Center. more >>


Bassmaster

Possum Kingdom to Host Bass Anglers

May 21, 2021

The B.A.S.S. Nation Kayak Series National Championship will be held at Possum Kingdom Lake in Mineral Wells, Texas. more >>


USA Tri

USA Triathlon Announces Details of Championship Events

May 14, 2021

USA Triathlon has announced the details and locations for a slate of 2021 national events. more >>


Troon

Troon Announces Schedule For 2021 Troon Challenge

May 13, 2021

The regional qualifying schedule for the 2021 Troon Challenge sponsored by Callaway Golf® is set at 38 facilities in 13 different states. more >>


MLF_Big5

MLF Anglers Go West for Toyota Series Event

May 11, 2021

Hosted by the City of Oakley, the three-day tournament will feature the region’s best bass-fishing pros and Strike King co-anglers. 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 >>


Placer

Charlie Gardner Appointed GM for @the Grounds

March 1, 2021

With a vision of establishing a “first-class venue," Charlie Gardner has stepped into the role of general manager of @the Grounds. more >>


PlacerValley

Charlie Gardner to Serve as GM for @The Grounds in Placer Valley

February 8, 2021

With a goal of a “first-class venue” and contributing to the continued success of Placer Valley, Charlie Gardner takes the reins. more >>


CalCoal

Spectrum Sports launches California Coalition of Endurance Sports

December 28, 2020

Endurance sports owner Spectrum Sports Management has announced the formation of the California Coalition of Endurance Sports. more >>



Smaller

The Roebbelen Center @the Grounds Can’t Wait to Welcome Athletes

May 12, 2021

The Roebbelen Center located @the Grounds has space for your event inside and out, on a beautiful, brand-new 55-acre campus. more >>


Smaller

An Outdoor Paradise in Upstate California

May 12, 2021

Redding offers outdoor options for all ages, cementing the town’s claim to being the nation’s “second sunniest city.” more >>


BullheadCity

Bullhead City: The Hotspot for Sports Tourism

November 22, 2019

Boasting an estimated 360 days of sunshine each year, Bullhead City, Arizona, is quickly becoming the nation’s hotspot for sports tourism. more >>


Articles

LAOlympics Article | January 18, 2021
Could the USA Lose the 2028 Games? One IOC Member Says It’s Possible

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Could the U.S. lose the 2028 Olympics? One senior member of the IOC says it’s a possibility. For now, the IOC is focused on working with Tokyo to...   More>>


CalHSFB Article | January 15, 2021
Scoffing Tightened Restrictions, California Youth Football Hits the Field

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The long and winding road of youth sports in California – stretching all the way to Arizona, then Texas and Florida, as event owners scrambled to...   More>>


IRONMAN Article | December 31, 2020
A Good Omen for 2021: Every IRONMAN Race is Sold Out

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

How tired are athletes of quarantine, home training and virtual events, and how much does the racing community want to get back in action? Enough to...   More>>


HS Soccer Article | December 6, 2020
With Phoenix Stopping Tournaments, Event Owners Look to Texas, Florida

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Youth sports are starting to bear an eerie and unpleasant resemblance to a wagon train of settlers trying to find a decent place to live – but...   More>>


Parents Article | November 9, 2020
Tired of Traveling, California Parents Demand Return-to-Play Guidance

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Parents in California are railing at officials for procrastinating on presenting the return-to-play guidance they have promised. And, they note, the...   More>>


InsideEvents Article | November 7, 2020
Inside Events: USA Wheelchair Football League

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Football has been getting a lot of attention. From high school boys to women’s flag at the college level, the sport is never far from the...   More>>


blank Article | November 2, 2020
The Big Dig: Volleyball Continues its Spike

By: Michael Popke

On hardwood, in the sand and on the grass, volleyball has continued its upward curve, resonating particularly with female players. The sport showed...   More>>


TravelPlay_Smaller Article | October 26, 2020
Event Owners Faced with Choice of Go Out of Town or Go Broke

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

“If you don’t have it, they will move.” The iconic line from the movie, Field of Dreams, gets an update for 2020 as event owners in...   More>>


Article | October 23, 2020
Surprising Choices, Returns to Old Favorites for NCAA Championships

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

One of the most eagerly looked-forward-to site selection announcements of 2020 came down recently, and there’s a lot to be learned from it. With a...   More>>


Article | September 11, 2020
Referee Shortages Loom as Sports Resume

By: Michael Popke

One thing that hasn’t changed over the last six months is a shortage of referees. If anything, it’s worse. Here are the strategies event owners...   More>>


Destination Spotlights

Smaller Case study | May 14, 2021
The Roebbelen Center @the Grounds Just Can’t Wait to Welcome Athletes   

By: Sports Destination Management Team

The Roebbelen Center located @the Grounds has space for your event inside and out, on a beautiful, brand-new 55-acre campus. More>>


ReboundPic Case study | May 14, 2021
Outdoor Paradise in Upstate California   

By: Sports Destination Management Team

Redding offers outdoor options for all ages, cementing the town’s claim to being the nation’s “second sunniest city.” More>>


blank Case study | February 28, 2019
Orange County’s Great Park Continues Epic Evolution   

By: Michael Popke

In the early days of 2019, the new Great Park Ice facility opened in Irvine, California, with a series of public skates that provided a preview of... More>>



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