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Lacrosse Youth Skills Clinic to be Offered Prior to 2019 MLL All-Star Game

July 26, 2019

The Youth Skills Clinic on Saturday July 27th, prior to the 2019 MLL All-Star Game at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis. more >>


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USA Cycling Amateur Road Nationals Coming to Hagerstown

June 17, 2019

Visit Hagerstown & Washington County Convention & Visitors Bureau are hosting the USA Cycling Amateur Road National Championships. more >>


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FLW Bass Fishing League Coming to the Chesapeake Bay

May 15, 2019

The FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) tournament season will continue Saturday, May 18 on the Chesapeake Bay. more >>


MarylandSports

NCAA Announces Sites, Dates for Women's Lacrosse Championships

May 10, 2019

Maryland will be the site of the next Division I NCAA Women's Lacrosse Championship games. 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 >>


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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 >>


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USA Cycling Announces 2019 National Championships

March 18, 2019

USA Cycling has announced the 2019 USA Cycling National Championships schedule, with races coast to coast. more >>


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USABA Lists Details of Events for First Part of 2019

February 6, 2019

USABA has released a list of competitive events for the visually impaired for the first part of 2019. more >>



MarylandSports

Maryland Stadium Authority Announces Creation of the Sports and Entertainment Corporation of Maryland

August 8, 2019

The Maryland Stadium Authority (MSA) is pleased to announce the creation of the Sport and Entertainment Corporation of Maryland. more >>


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New Study Released on Proposed MiLB Ballpark in Hagerstown

July 8, 2019

The Maryland Stadium Authority has released its Market Analysis and Site Assessment study for a proposed MiLB ballpark in Hagerstown. more >>


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Maryland SoocerPlex Announces Official Philanthropic Partner

June 3, 2019

The Maryland SoccerPlex and the Washington Spirit have named Leveling the Playing Field as an Official Philanthropic Partner. more >>


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Sports Tourism Scores Big for Harford County

April 11, 2019

Sports tourism in Harford County is the source of a nearly $50 million economic impact for the county, according to a newly released study. more >>


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Maryland Stadium Authority Releases Economic Analysis for a Proposed New Outdoor Sports Field Complex in Worcester County

August 28, 2017

The Maryland Stadium Authority has released Phase 2 of an economic analysis study to further determine the feasibility of a multi-purpose outdoor... more >>


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Maryland Stadium Authority Leadership Receives 2017 Local and National Awards

July 3, 2017

Maryland Stadium Authority executives Terry Hasseltine, David Raith and Vernon Conaway, Jr. were recognized for outstanding achievements. more >>


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The Columbia Bank to Serve as Official Bank of Baltimore Running Festival

August 15, 2016

The Columbia Bank will serve as the official bank of the Baltimore Running Festival and as CSE’s new corporate banking partner. more >>


US_Lacrosse

US Lacrosse Announces Center for Sport Science

June 20, 2016

US Lacrosse announces the creation of the Center for Sport Science for the study and improvement of health in lacrosse. more >>



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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 >>


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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 >>


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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

Heat Article | July 24, 2019
Extreme Heat Cancels, Reschedules Sports

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

If you can’t stand the heat…well, it’s pretty obvious many people, even athletes, can’t. And after plenty of news stories last summer in...   More>>


SwimmingPool Article | July 24, 2019
Could Water Contamination Hurt Summer Sports Events?

By: Michael Popke

Talk about muddying the waters. This summer has brought a wave of concerns over Cryptosporidium in swimming pools, flesh-eating bacteria in open...   More>>


PortlandWorldSoccer Article | July 10, 2019
Immigrants, Holocaust and Refugee Causes Find Footing with Sports Events

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

In June, the world reeled in shock at the image of the father and daughter who drowned trying to flee across the Rio Grande. Sports organizations...   More>>


Ledecky Article | July 10, 2019
International Swimming League Dives into Competitive Swimming Market

By: Michael Popke

Four U.S. cities stand to benefit as the brand-new International Swimming League tests the waters this fall. The ISL, a professional sports league...   More>>


blank Article | June 27, 2019
The Growth of Lacrosse

By: Judy Leand

Lacrosse has ditched its niche status, becoming one of the fastest-growing team sports in America. From 2001 to 2017, total participation skyrocketed...   More>>


IndyCar Article | June 12, 2019
Motorsports Events: Economic Engine or Source of Contention?

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Motorsports events can generate revenue, excitement and crowds. Unfortunately, they can cause controversy when they’re not being held at a facility...   More>>


blank Article | May 1, 2019
The Coast with the Most

By: Cindy Cantrell

A coastal area can lend itself to water sports but the Mid-Atlantic region refuses to be pigeonholed. Yes, it has facilities for surfing, fishing and...   More>>


Preakness Article | March 6, 2019
Will Baltimore Pony Up the Money for a Track Rehab or Will the Preakness Move?

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

In early 2019, Baltimore was feeling the angst over the possibility that the Preakness Stakes might move from its longtime home, Pimlico Race Course,...   More>>


blank Article | February 28, 2019
Connecting with Great Partners for Long-Term Success

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

A destination can have great venues, excellent amenities and wonderful weather but ultimately, it’s the people you’re working with at the CVB or...   More>>


blank Article | February 28, 2019
Squad Goals

By: Tom Gresham

Youth soccer continues its position as a tournament mainstay and as a result, there are plenty of communities ready to host the sport. With excellent...   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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