Maryland


WarriorSoccerTour

Warrior Soccer Continues Nationwide Expansion, Announcing New Tournaments

May 7, 2021

Warrior Soccer has continued its nationwide expansion, with tournaments being announced in multiple states. more >>


IRONMAN

All IRONMAN Full-Distance Races Already Sold Out for 2021

April 26, 2021

After a challenging 2020 race season, athletes are showing a strong desire to get back to in-person racing. more >>


WarriorSoccerTour

Warrior Soccer Continues Nationwide Tournament Press

April 16, 2021

The Warrior Soccer Tour continues its winning streak with tournaments in multiple destinations nationwide. more >>


MarylandSETA

World Series of Youth Lacrosse Announces Details of Event

April 5, 2021

The World Series of Youth Lacrosse, to be held in Maryland in July 2021, will feature a unique partnership. more >>


WarriorSoccerTour

Warrior Soccer Tour Kicks Off 2021 Season

April 2, 2021

The Warrior Soccer Tour has announced a number of tournaments nationwide. more >>



Wicomico

Wicomico County introduces SnapSport flooring at the Civic Center

January 11, 2021

The Wicomico Civic Center recently expanded its capabilities through the acquisition of four SnapSport flooring systems. more >>


NationalBobbleheadMuseum

Baltimore Black Sox Satchel Paige Bobblehead Unveiled

December 28, 2020

The National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum has unveiled a limited-edition Satchel Paige in a Baltimore Black Sox uniform. more >>


Wicomico

Wicomico County Honors the Rotary Club of Wicomico County for Commitment to Field 7 ½

September 25, 2020

Wicomico County officials honored the Rotary Club of Wicomico County for its donation to Field 7 ½ on Tuesday, Sept. 22. more >>


SportsETAMD

The Sport and Entertainment Corporation of Maryland Announces Three New Staff Members

March 9, 2020

The Sport and Entertainment Corporation of Maryland (The Sport Corp.) has announced the hire of three new staff members. more >>


MDSports

Maryland Sports Commission’s Terry Hasseltine Receives the Maryland Association of Destination Marketing Organizations Partner of the Year Award

December 9, 2019

The award recognizes sports marketing efforts that have generated over $1.7 billion in direct spending in the state of Maryland. more >>



Wicomico

Play Between The Beach And The Bay in Wicomico County, Maryland

March 8, 2021

Located between the Atlantic Ocean and the Chesapeake Bay, Wicomico County is ideal for athletes and families. This is not just a beautiful area,... more >>


WicomicoHPAC

Play Between the Beach and the Bay in Wicomico County, Maryland

September 19, 2019

Located between the Atlantic Ocean and the Chesapeake Bay, Wicomico County is an ideal place for families to enjoy while here for tournaments and... more >>


Harford3

Play Like the Pros in Harford County, Maryland

May 22, 2019

Bring your tournament to Harford County, Maryland, and get the best – the best facilities, the best location and the best team to support it all!... more >>


FeaturedImage

Sports Tourism is on Fire in Maryland!

October 17, 2018

Maryland is the heart of sports and the place to play. With venues for lacrosse, basketball, soccer, beach volleyball, triathlons, martial arts,... more >>


Harford

Visit Harford County, Maryland, and Create Your Memories

January 10, 2018

Welcome to Harford County, Maryland, a great place to live, visit, shop, play and dine. And whether you’re looking to create memories that have to... more >>


Articles

Cicadas Article | March 26, 2021
A Plague of Locusts? Venues, Events Brace for Cicada Swarms

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Everyone is thinking about athletes returning to the field and fans coming back to the stands. Know who else is coming back, though? The 17-year...   More>>


WorldCup Article | January 30, 2021
FIFA Hoping to Make 2026 World Cup Host Announcements by End of Year

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The wait for the official announcement of U.S. host cities for the 2026 World Cup has certainly seemed interminable and it just got a little longer....   More>>


InsideEvents Article | January 28, 2021
Inside Events: CIAA’s Virtual Vibe - Tournament Edition

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

We’re coming up on basketball tournament season but this year, in-person hosting can be (dare we say it?) madness. CIAA, the nation’s oldest...   More>>


blank Article | January 20, 2021
Basketball’s Full-Court Press

By: Peter Francesconi

Basketball has always been one of the most popular sports for travel teams and rec play, with activity that spans all ages, both male and female. And...   More>>


IRONMAN Article | December 31, 2020
A Good Omen for 2021: Every IRONMAN Race is Sold Out

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

How tired are athletes of quarantine, home training and virtual events, and how much does the racing community want to get back in action? Enough to...   More>>


LaxMergePic Article | December 18, 2020
Merger of Two Leagues Set to Change Lacrosse Landscape

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

It’s not exactly the Hatfields and the McCoys or the clash of the titans but the news that Premier Lacrosse League was merging with Major League...   More>>


Komen Article | October 23, 2020
Komen Says Race for the Cure Will Return – When It’s Safe

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

When Susan G. Komen closed its offices nationwide in order to centralize its operations, it was a devastating blow to thousands of employees. But...   More>>


Article | October 23, 2020
Surprising Choices, Returns to Old Favorites for NCAA Championships

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

One of the most eagerly looked-forward-to site selection announcements of 2020 came down recently, and there’s a lot to be learned from it. With a...   More>>


Football Article | August 27, 2020
In Pursuit of Scholarships, Families Moving to States Allowing Youth Sports

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

We already know parents will take extra jobs and go into debt in order to pay for kids’ sports – all in the pursuit of an athletic scholarship to...   More>>


Article | August 4, 2020
From XFL to Lingerie, Alternative Football Could Drive Venue Use in Cities

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The definition of the eternal optimist might be found in the owners of alternate football leagues. Cases in point this week: Mike Ditka and Dwayne...   More>>


Destination Spotlights

blank Case study | September 25, 2017
Everything We Look for in a Destination   

By: Peter Francesconi

Wicomico County, Maryland, recently served as the home plate for hundreds of United States Specialty Sports Association Eastern World Series players... More>>


blank Case study | July 21, 2016
In Maryland, All Athletes Can Find Their Game   

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

With topography as varied as the U.S. itself, Maryland is primed and ready to host any event. From mountain biking and whitewater kayaking in Western... More>>


blank Case study | May 16, 2014
Annapolis/Anne Arundel County, Maryland   

By: Michael Popke

Sports tourism in Annapolis, Maryland, dates back to the pre-Revolutionary War era — even though nobody called it “sports tourism” back then.... More>>



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