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

Article | July 1, 2020
Can College Club Programs Help Boost the Sports Economy?

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

First came the news that a few colleges here and there were dropping sports programs because of COVID-19-related shortfalls. Then a few became dozens...   More>>


Article | June 20, 2020
Two Emerging Sports Could Bring in New Opportunities for Event Owners

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Some good news for a change: Two new sports (that couldn’t be more different) have been named to the NCAA’s Emerging Sports for Women list....   More>>


Article | May 13, 2020
Major Efforts to Bring Back Youth Sports: Are You Involved?

By: Michael Popke

Multiple efforts are underway across the U.S. to support and bring youth sports back to active play. And those efforts are only as strong as...   More>>


Article | May 13, 2020
Late Summer/Early Fall Being Targeted as Restart Date

By: Michael Popke

Is late summer when the industry will hit the restart button? While it’s impossible to say exactly when COVID-19 will cease to be a threat (and...   More>>


Article | April 29, 2020
Sources: "Assault on Hometown Baseball" a Done Deal

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Last year, the country learned of what became known as “the assault on hometown baseball,” or MLB’s proposal to cut 40 teams from the minors....   More>>


Article | April 28, 2020
Virtual Tryouts Allowing Teams to Gather Athletes for Next Season

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Rah-rah for COVID-19? That’s a no-no. But cheer squads in the NFL, whose auditions were halted by the virus, have been instituting virtual tryouts,...   More>>


Article | April 28, 2020
Waiting Game: FIFA World Cup Site Decision Another Casualty of COVID-19

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The FIFA World Cup in 2026 is further out than most sports commissions are looking at the moment, but they will have to wait to find out whether...   More>>


Article | April 14, 2020
Coronavirus Could Impact NFL Stadium Projects in Los Angeles, Las Vegas

By: Michael Popke

The coronavirus pandemic has changed far more than March Madness. Although construction continued early the week of March 15 on the NFL’s two...   More>>


Article | April 7, 2020
Sports Venues Switching Gears from Hospitality to Hospital

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

In the latest paradigm shift for the sports planning industry that has shifted so much lately, venues that normally welcome soccer teams, racehorses...   More>>


blank Article | March 5, 2020
Booting Up

By: Judy Leand

Soccer remains one of the most popular sports at multiple levels, including high school, where both boys’ and girls’ participation continues to...   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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