Oregon


USA_Tri

USA Triathlon Announces Full Calendar of Regional Championships for 2019

June 19, 2019

USA Triathlon has announced its full calendar of Regional Championships for 2019, with events for age-group, youth and paratriathletes. more >>


Eugene

Oregon Sports Summit Begins Today

May 17, 2019

The Eugene, Cascades & Coasts Sport Commission is hosting the third session of the Oregon Sports Summit Series today. more >>


Eugene

Eugene to Host SafeSport Seminar

May 16, 2019

The Eugene, Cascades & Coast Sport Commission is hosting the third session of the Oregon Sports Summit Series on May 17, 1 p.m-5 p.m. more >>


USGA

34 Sites to Conduct U.S. Senior Open Qualifying

May 9, 2019

34 sites will be conducting 18-hole sectional qualifying between May 14 and June 10 for the 2019 U.S. Senior Open Championship. more >>


OregonStateHanmadang

Oregon State Hanmadang Returns to Eugene, Oregon

May 3, 2019

The Oregon State Hanmadang is set to return to Eugene, Oregon on May 3-4, 2019. more >>


Eugene

OSAA/OnPoint Community Credit Union Softball State Championships to Have a New Home: Jane Sanders Stadium at the University of Oregon in Eugene

April 24, 2019

There is a a new home for the OSAA / OnPoint Community Credit Union Softball State Championships: Jane Sanders Stadium in Eugene. more >>


USOpen_Golf

USGA Announces U.S. Open Qualifying Sites

April 22, 2019

The USGA has announced its list of local qualifying venues for the 2019 U.S. Open to be played at Pebble Beach (California) Golf Links. more >>


Adidas

Adidas, USA Volleyball Launch 2019 Adidas Volleyball Experience

April 11, 2019

Adidas, USA Volleyball and Next College Student Athlete (NCSA) announced the first-ever Adidas Volleyball Experience. more >>



TravelSalem

Travel Salem Launches Sports Commission to Drive More Sports Tourism to the Mid-Willamette Valley

September 10, 2018

Travel Salem is pleased to announce the formation of the Salem Area Sports Commission (SASC). more >>


YouthOnCourse

Youth on Course Announces Four New Partnerships to Expand Junior Golf Access in 22 States

March 26, 2018

Youth on Course has expanded its national affordable golf program to four new associations. more >>


OBSports

Tetherow’s Condon to Receive Environmental Stewardship Honor

October 23, 2017

Tetherow Golf Club's Director of Agronomy Chris Condon will receive the Michael S. Hindahl Environmental Stewardship Award. more >>


ConservationAlliance

The Conservation Alliance Awards Grants To Support Public Lands Rallies

July 17, 2017

The Conservation Alliance awarded five grants to conservation organizations to support “This Land is Our Land” celebrations. more >>


Baden

Baden Extended as the Official Indoor Volleyball of CEVA

January 30, 2017

Baden Sports and the Columbia Empire Volleyball Association announced a multiyear agreement. more >>


USA_Cycling

USA Cycling, OBRA to Recognize Corresponding Categories

October 3, 2016

USA Cycling and the Oregon Bicycle Racing Association (OBRA) announced collaboration to offer category reciprocity between the two organizations. more >>


Eugene

Eugene, Cascades & Coast Welcomes New Team Members

December 28, 2015

Eugene, Cascades & Coast welcomes three new team members. more >>


Klamath

Southern Oregon Tourism Office Launches New Bicycling Website

August 10, 2015

Discover Klamath Visitor and Convention Bureau is pleased to announce the launch of its new cycling website, RideKlamathRide.com. 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

blank Article | July 21, 2016
Peak Competition for Combat Sports

By: Juli Anne Patty

One of civilization’s oldest forms of competition, combat sports, come in a variety of forms. Martial arts, wrestling and boxing offer some general...   More>>


blank Article | May 23, 2016
Follow the Leaders: Who’s Who in Sports Destinations

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Everyone has the friend they can turn to for answers, advice and honesty. The world of sports business also offers those types of colleagues – the...   More>>


blank Article | May 23, 2016
On the Fast Track

By: Michael Popke

Track and field is one of the oldest sports known to mankind and its popularity remains strong from the high school levels all the way up to the...   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>>


blank Article | December 28, 2015
The Thrill of It All: Skateboarding and BMX

By: Juli Anne Patty

Once only known as counter-culture pastimes, skateboard and BMX have moved into the mainstream. Count on that growth to continue in years to come,...   More>>


blank Article | November 6, 2015
2015 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism

By: Mary Helen Sprecher, Peter Francesconi

In this issue, we introduce our awards program, Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism, with examples of quantifiable success stories...   More>>


blank Article | August 26, 2015
What You Need for Your Next Event: New Places, New Faces

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Going new places and learning new things – isn’t that on everyone’s bucket list? How about if Sports Destination Management gives you a hand in...   More>>


blank Article | June 17, 2015
Hitting the Road - Marathons, Triathlons and Novelty Runs Co-Exist, Making Running a Truly Universal Activity

By: Michael Popke

The landscape of running and road sports continues to evolve, with a new trends (color runs, obstacle races, etc.) gaining a foothold.   More>>


Article | June 17, 2015
2026 World Cup Decision-Making Put on Hold

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The winner of the 2026 FIFA World Cup site selection process wasn’t expected to be announced until 2017. Now, it might take even longer – not...   More>>


Article | June 3, 2015
Could FIFA Scandal Bring the World Cup to the USA Sooner?

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The sports event planning industry awoke last week to watch the rest of the world learn what it had suspected all along: the FIFA process for...   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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