North Carolina


FortBraggClassic

Fort Bragg Ready to Host Battle on the Ice

October 10, 2019

Home to the Largest Military Installation in the World, Fort Bragg and Fayetteville are eternally linked by history, residence, and geography. more >>


Greensboro

Olympian Jeff Galloway Coming to Greensboro

October 1, 2019

Olympian and renowned marathon trainer and running coach Jeff Galloway will be coming to Greensboro October 11 and 12. more >>


GreenevilleTourism

Cycle Tour Stop Expected to Bring 1,500-Plus Cyclists to Greenville-Pitt County

October 1, 2019

The 2019 Cycle North Carolina “Mountains to Coast” Ride will bring over 1,500 cyclists and supporters into Greenville-Pitt County. more >>


Cary

Cary to Host USA Cycling BMX Freestyle National Championships

October 1, 2019

Cary has been selected by USA Cycling to host the 2019 USA Cycling BMX Freestyle National Championships at Sk8-Cary October 4-6. more >>


JacksonvilleOnslowRaceSeries

Jacksonville-Onslow Race Series Lists Final Events of Fall Season

September 26, 2019

The Jacksonville-Onslow Sports Commission has listed the final events in its 2019 Race Series. more >>



Wilmington

Wilmington & Beaches CVB Team Announces Industry Honors

September 3, 2019

The Wilmington and Beaches Convention & Visitors Bureau announced honors and appointments for that three of its sales team members. more >>


GRSA

Greater Raleigh Sports Alliance Announces Changes, Promotions

August 19, 2019

The Greater Raleigh Sports Alliance has promoted Tori Collins to the position of Director and Jason Philbeck to the position of Associate Director. more >>


GreenevilleTourism

Greenville-Pitt County Sports Commission Launched

July 17, 2019

The Greenville-Pitt County Sports Commission will recruit and host a diverse range of sports and advocate for the development of facilities. more >>


WellsFargo

Wells Fargo Extends Sponsorship of Wells Fargo Championship by Five Years

July 1, 2019

Quail Hollow Club, home to the Wells Fargo Championship since its PGA TOUR debut in 2003, will continue to host the event. more >>


DurhamSC

Durham Sports Commission Economic Impact Tops $28 Million for 2017-2018 Fiscal Year

January 7, 2019

The Durham Sports Commission has announced its economic impact for the 2017-2018 fiscal yea. more >>



Spartans

Victory Means a Little More Here: Fayetteville, North Carolina

April 15, 2019

Located in the heart of North Carolina, Fayetteville has a historic charm packed with culture, excitement and top-notch sports facilities. Our... more >>


RockyMount

Rocky Mount, NC - A World-Class Sports Event Destination

September 1, 2018

Rocky Mount, North Carolina, has long been a vital sports destination for North Carolina and the surrounding region. The Rocky Mount Sports Complex,... more >>


Articles

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New Homes for Away Teams

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The continued evolution of sports venues – updates to surfaces, lighting, security and amenities – all helps to create the best possible...   More>>


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The Perfect Landing

By: Tracey Schelmetic

Heading into the 2020 Games in Tokyo, the U.S. is seeing the expected uptick in interest in gymnastics. And from beginner and recreational level to...   More>>


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On the Waterfront

By: Judy Leand

From canoeing, kayaking and stand-up paddling to sailing, surfing, water skiing and even dragon boat and Hawaiian outrigger racing, water sports are...   More>>


Bleachers Article | August 21, 2019
Unsafe Bleachers Creating Problems for Event Owners

By: Michael Popke

As high schools around the country prepare to kick off a new football season, some school districts are facing challenges posed by unsafe bleachers...   More>>


blank Article | June 27, 2019
Keeping Pace

By: Michael Popke

Recreational, competitive and endurance runners have no shortage of races to choose from these days, and plenty of settings to enjoy. From urban...   More>>


MLSBall Article | May 15, 2019
Amid Enthusiasm From Cities, Major League Soccer Will Expand to 30 Teams

By: Michael Popke

Feeding on the building World Cup frenzy, Major League Soccer will be expanding to 30 teams. Nashville SC and Inter Miami CF begin play in 2020, and...   More>>


blank Article | April 25, 2019
The Allure of College Towns

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

In college towns across the U.S., great sports venues await, surrounded with storied traditions and filled with potential. Want to visit? Join this...   More>>


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Venues Suited to Victories

By: Tracey Schelmetic

It’s one of the oldest sports known to man but its facilities are state-of-the-art and designed to coax the best performances out of athletes at...   More>>


blank Article | April 24, 2019
Take Me Out to the Ballpark

By: Michael Popke

Summer’s favorite game is back for another season. As the sport’s popularity continues, facilities across the U.S. are upping the ante to bring...   More>>


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Splash Landings

By: Michael Popke

Maybe it’s the blue water. Maybe it’s the sounds of the crowd. Maybe it’s the scent of chlorine. Whatever its secret ingredient is, swimming...   More>>


Destination Spotlights

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AAU Junior Olympic Games Reinforce City’s Status as ‘Tournament Town’   

By: Michael Popke

This summer, Tournament Town will welcome its biggest event yet. The Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) Junior Olympic Games are expected to bring as many... More>>


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By Land or By Sea   

By: Michael Popke

Nestled between Cape Fear River, the Intercoastal Waterway and the Atlantic Ocean, Wilmington, North Carolina, is a natural setting for water sports.... More>>


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‘Tournament Town’ Expands   

By: Michael Popke

When the Greensboro Area Convention & Visitors Bureau created a position in 2004 exclusively aimed at boosting sports tourism business in North... More>>



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