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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 >>


CLASH

CLASH Endurance Announces Holiday-Themed Sports Event at Daytona

December 2, 2021

CLASH Endurance has announced the debut of its Jingle Jog 5K at One Daytona and the World Center of Racing in Florida on Friday. more >>


FLSeniorGames

Florida Senior Games Ready to Kick Off

December 2, 2021

The 30th Annual Florida Senior Games are a program of the Florida Sports Foundation, Humana and the Greater Fort Lauderdale CVB. more >>


AOAP

AOAP Announce Annual Gathering in Florida

November 24, 2021

The Association of Aquatic Professionals is busy planning the 11th Annual Conference and Exposition. more >>


Bassmaster

Bassmaster Elite Destinations Named

November 24, 2021

B.A.S.S. officials are already looking toward a bright future for the Bassmaster Elite with the announcement of the Elite Series slate for 2022. 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 >>


DaytonaBeachVB

Daytona Beach’s Rich Golf History Adds To The Appeal Of Rising Destination

September 20, 2021

Daytona Beach continues to be a first-class destination for golf travelers, as well as a site for tournaments. more >>


3n2

3N2 Brings Fresh New Look to Ripken Baseball

August 2, 2021

3N2 has been named as the official apparel and uniform provider to Ripken Baseball and The Ripken Experience™. more >>


DaytonaBeach

Research: Surging Daytona Beach Golf Community Enjoys Strong Spring Season

July 26, 2021

Daytona Beach, Florida has seen an enormous spike in spring golf, according to its research. more >>


FullSail

With New Sponsorship, Esports Center Becomes Full Sail University Orlando Health Fortress

July 19, 2021

Central Florida's $6 million esports arena has a new name. more >>



LittleSchematic

Location Review: Wiregrass Ranch Sports Campus of Pasco County

September 1, 2020

The buzz is true. Wiregrass Ranch Sports Campus of Pasco County is open for your next unbeatable event. From basketball to soccer, volleyball,... more >>


FITTEAM

Play Where Champions Play

November 5, 2019

At The Palm Beaches, sports organizers find a welcoming environment and premier sports facilities for all levels of play—from amateurs to... more >>


PanamaCityBrach

It’s a Whole New Ball Game in Panama City Beach, Florida

October 28, 2019

With 27 miles of sugar white sand, turquoise waters and a plethora of options on-site and off-site, your players and teams will be able to play their... more >>


Beach

Naples, Marco Island and The Everglades: Your Sports Paradise

February 16, 2018

Naples, Marco Island and The Everglades is known as the Paradise Coast for its sun, sand, luxury resorts and more, but this don’t-miss destination... more >>


Articles

AwardImage Article | November 9, 2021
Introducing the 2020 and 2021 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism Presented by Traveling Teams

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The rebound. We all waited for it, we all hoped for it, and now we all get to celebrate it. But what have we learned? One thing: The prognosticators...   More>>


WorldCupTrophy Article | November 29, 2021
FIFA to Name World Cup Cities ... but When?

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Okay, FIFA. You’ve visited the cities, you’ve heard the pitches, you’ve been to the stadiums and in some cases, you’ve even been to games...   More>>


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>>


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
Tennis Rallies Back

By: Peter Francesconi

Tennis tournaments at all levels of the game continue to come back for players in every single age bracket. The growth that started in 2020 has...   More>>


blank Article | November 1, 2021
You've Been Served!

By: Peter Francesconi

Tennis, a sport steeped in tradition, and pickleball, the up-and-coming competitor, are favorites with athletes of all levels. Accordingly,...   More>>


blank Article | November 1, 2021
Keeping Events Fresh is the Goal: Here’s How to Do It

By: Johnny Crosskey

For event owners, “WOW” moments are key to ensuring that their events reach “must-attend” status for teams, athletes, and fans. Creating that...   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>>


blank Article | November 1, 2021
Horse Power

By: Judy Leand

Got horse sense? Whether you’re talking about hunter-jumpers or barrel racing and roping, it’s obvious that the USA has a special place in its...   More>>


blank Article | November 1, 2021
Courts Are Back In Session

By: Michael Popke

Played on three surfaces, played at all levels and played around the world, volleyball has been bringing business back to cities in the USA all year....   More>>


Destination Spotlights

blank Case study | November 1, 2021
When Hosting, The World Equestrian Center-Ocala Doesn’t Horse Around   

By: Judy Leand

The World Equestrian Center-Ocala is situated on 6,000 acres of gorgeous rolling hills the heart of North-Central Florida, a locale known as the... More>>


blank Case study | February 17, 2015
Okaloosa County, Florida: Tee Off on the Emerald Greens   

By: Peter Francesconi

Okaloosa County, Florida, is known as the Emerald Coast, and its greens are a great place to bring your next golf event. Whether skirting the... More>>


blank Case study | January 7, 2015
Okaloosa County, Florida - The Magic of the Emerald Coast   

By: Peter Francesconi

Some say there’s something magical about the power of three. In our culture, combinations of three are everywhere, including in sports: three... More>>



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