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SDMChampions2021

BREAKING: 2021 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism Presented by Traveling Teams Announced by Sports Destination Management

November 10, 2021

Sports Destination Management has announced the 2020 and 2021 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism Presented by Traveling Teams. more >>


CascadeClassic

Cascade Hoops Talk Announces the Cascade Hoops Talk Crossroads/Cascade Classic

October 28, 2021

There is a new classic in town as of November. more >>


USA_TrackField

Gnar Gnar to Host USAT&F Mountain Running Championships

August 2, 2021

The USATF Mountain Ultra Trail council unanimously approved the Gnar Gnar race to host the 2021 USATF Mountain Running Championships. more >>


IRONMAN

Oregon to Host New IRONMAN Event

July 2, 2021

IRONMAN, in conjunction with Travel Salem and Sport Oregon, announced Salem, Oregon as the newest host venue for an IRONMAN triathlon. more >>


SnowPeak

Snow Peak Announces Memorial Day Weekend Event

May 17, 2021

Snow Peak presents its second annual At Home Campout, taking place Memorial Day weekend, May 28th-31st, Snow Peak. more >>



SDMChampions2021

SDM Announces Winners of the 2020 and 2021 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism Presented by Traveling Teams

November 10, 2021

SDM has announced its 2020 and 2021 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism Presented by Traveling Teams. more >>


Eugene

Southwest Airlines Now Serving Eugene, Oregon

August 30, 2021

Southwest Airlines Co. recently announced an initial flight schedule for Eugene Airport (EUG) in Oregon. 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 >>


Eugene

Visitor Industry Awards Recognize Sports Excellence

January 11, 2021

The Eugene, Cascades & Coast Sports Commission recognizes individuals and organizations that have contributed to the industry. more >>



LER1

Deschutes County Fair and Expo Center

September 26, 2017

Located in beautiful sunny Redmond, Oregon, the Deschutes County Fair and Expo Center is the perfect location for virtually any type of sports event.... more >>


Articles

FIVB Article | November 7, 2021
Up for Bid: Beach Volleyball World Championships in 2023, 2025 and 2027

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The beach is calling. Are you ready to answer? The FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships (2023, 2025, 2027) are up for bid and those interested...   More>>


FastFurious Article | November 4, 2021
A New Sport Nobody Wants: Illegal Street Racing

By: Michael Popke

Life imitating art? The Fast & Furious 9, released early last summer and the first Hollywood movie to gross more than $700 million since March of...   More>>


blank Article | November 1, 2021
Flag Football: The Next Big Growth Sector

By: Garland Cooper

One of the fastest-rising sports of our time is flag football. The NAIA has established it as an Emerging Sport for Women and has partnered with the...   More>>


blank Article | November 1, 2021
The Buck Starts Here

By: Judy Leand

Rodeo’s booming popularity is good news for destinations that have invested in large, multi-purpose venues offering open space, plenty of seating...   More>>


GrassSeedShortage_Smaller Article | October 7, 2021
Seed Money: Grass Seed Shortage, Inflation Hurting Fields, Golf Courses

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

There’s a shortage out there and it’s not toilet paper. It’s grass seed, something needed for facilities like golf courses and sports fields....   More>>


CollegeTri Article | September 24, 2021
Women’s Triathlon is ThisClose to NCAA Championship Status

By: Michael Popke

The varsity women’s collegiate triathlon series began in early September with high hopes that 2021 might finally be the year that triathlon becomes...   More>>


Smaller Article | September 4, 2021
Go West!

By: Peter Francesconi

When it comes to attracting sports events, each area of this country has something unique to offer event owners. One thing is for certain, though:...   More>>


HaywardField Article | June 19, 2021
U.S. Olympic Trials Venues Open to Spectators

By: Michael Popke

We finally have a decision on spectators at the Olympics next month in Tokyo. Presently, the U.S. trials for many sports are hosting fans as well,...   More>>


SocialMediaGolf Article | May 21, 2021
Uproar Over Cancellation of NCAA Golf Regional Leads to a Pop-Up Event

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

When NCAA organization cancelled its women's golf regional in Baton Rouge over the course being wet, it led to pushback from both college golfers and...   More>>


blank Article | May 12, 2021
Track Is Back

By: Michael Popke

One of the most popular sports in the world, and one of the oldest and most revered, track and field is set to be contested in Tokyo this summer. But...   More>>


Destination Spotlights

blank Case study | October 22, 2014
‘Do It All’ in Deschutes, Oregon   

By: Peter Francesconi

Deschutes Fair and Expo Center, with its amenities and capabilities, has planners thinking outside the show ring and past the rodeo image. This... More>>



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