Oregon


USA_BMX

USA BMX Tracks Resume Activity

May 14, 2020

Fifteen USA BMX tracks in six states held "soft" reopenings last week under social distancing guidelines for the COVID-19 pandemic. more >>


KornFerryTour

Korn Ferry Tour announces new restart schedule and combined 2020-21 season

May 5, 2020

The Korn Ferry Tour announced additional modifications and details regarding the restart of the 2020 schedule and a fall calendar of events. more >>


GnarGnar

Gnar Gnar Named the 2020 USA Track & Field Mountain Running Championships

April 22, 2020

Go Beyond Racing’s Gnar Gnar will take place on August 16th at the Mount Hood Ski Bowl in Government Camp, Oregon. more >>


BandonDunes

Sheep Ranch at Bandon Dunes Golf Course Set for June 2020 Opening

March 31, 2020

Bandon Dunes Golf Resort in Oregon will open its fifth 18-hole course, Sheep Ranch, to the public in June 2020. more >>


Eugene

2020 Oregon Sports Summit Scheduled for April

March 31, 2020

The Eugene, Cascades & Coast Sports Commission presents the 2020 Oregon Sports Summit conference on April 16, 2020 at the Valley River Inn. more >>



Bassmaster

B.A.S.S. Names Top Student Athletes To 2020 Bassmaster High School All-State Fishing Team

April 27, 2020

Outstanding high school anglers from across the country have been named to the 2020 Bassmaster High School All-State Fishing Team. 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 >>



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 | September 27, 2016
Outstanding Venues: New Home Bases for Innovative Events

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

When an event owner is looking for a new home for his or her tournament, the question is bound to arise: with so many great facilities available, how...   More>>


blank Article | September 26, 2016
New Programs to Help Keep the Spin on an Olympic Cycle

By: Jeffrey Hansen

As USA Cycling comes off a highly successful summer Olympics, it is a good time not only to reflect on cycling medals won (in BMX, women’s track...   More>>


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>>


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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