South Carolina


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 >>


MLF

Major League Fishing Announces Details of 2022 Phoenix Bass Fishing League

December 2, 2021

Major League Fishing announced schedule, rules, payouts and dates for the 2022 Phoenix Bass Fishing League Presented by T-H Marine. more >>


MLF_Big5

MLF Announces 2022 Phoenix Bass Fishing League Presented by T-H Marine Schedule, Entry Dates and Advancement Opportunities

November 30, 2021

The Phoenix Bass Fishing League is the premier circuit for weekend tournaments. more >>


MyrtleBeachGolf

Family Golf Week Accepting Entries For 25th Anniversary Event

November 24, 2021

Family Golf Week, highlighted by the ever-popular Father-Son Team Classic, is now accepting entries for its 25th anniversary event. 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 >>


ProjectGolf

PGA Professional, Navy Veteran Angel Diaz Named Director of Project Golf

November 8, 2021

Angel Diaz, PGA professional and retired Navy veteran, is the new Director of Project Golf, a Myrtle Beach-based grow the game initiative. more >>


MyrtleBeachGolf

PlayGolfMyrtleBeach.com World Amateur Handicap Championship Donates $50,000 To Project Golf

October 4, 2021

The PlayGolfMyrtleBeach.com World Amateur Handicap Championship is sharing its winnings with others. 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 >>


BerkleyFishing

Berkley Renews Partnership with the Association of Collegiate Anglers and The Bass Pro Shops Collegiate Bass Fishing Series

June 1, 2021

The Association of Collegiate Anglers announces a renewed partnership for the 15th year in a row with Berkley. more >>



MBSCFD

Make Every Minute Count at The Beach: Myrtle Beach, SC

August 18, 2021

When you plan your sports event, practice or tournament at The Beach, serious competition is followed by serious playtime. more >>


MB

Myrtle Beach: Not Just a City…It’s a Destination!

February 20, 2020

Successful sports tourism made simple means having excellent venues in a great location and plenty of lodging and dining options in all price points.... more >>


Quidditch

Make This Your 2019 Sports Event Destination

December 13, 2017

Predictably sunny days and an incredibly hardworking Experience Columbia SC Sports team pair perfectly to provide an ideal planning experience for... more >>


FD

Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission: Field a Winning Tournament

September 20, 2017

Need a tournament host? Here’s one thing to remember: all roads lead to the Midlands of South Carolina and the Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission.... 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>>


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
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>>


SCBF Article | October 6, 2021
On the Coattails of a Tailgate, SCBFA Captures 20,000 New Visitors

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Here’s a novel idea: tailgaters and college football attendees are a captive audience so why not open their eyes to another sport or two? That was...   More>>


NTBA Article | September 9, 2021
Inside Events: National Travel Basketball Association

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The National Travel Basketball Association (NTBA) hosts tournaments across the country for boys and girls from 3rd through 12th grades. With the...   More>>


Smaller Article | September 4, 2021
Bringing Cycling to the City

By: Scott Morris

America has a rich history of criterium racing, a unique form of cycling contested in a thriving urban atmosphere. Criterium racing brings a unique...   More>>


InsideEvents Article | July 29, 2021
Inside Events: Teammate Basketball

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

There’s a lot of talk about good sportsmanship and the importance of fair play. One organization that strives to exemplify it, and have players do...   More>>


Macon Article | June 25, 2021
Warm Weather, Fine Facilities and Superior Sports

By: Cindy Cantrell

The Southeastern region beckons with its agreeable year-round climate, rich history and idyllic natural beauty providing respite and rejuvenation. It...   More>>


Destination Spotlights

Rowing Case study | March 19, 2017
Columbia’s Winning Combination of Surprising Sports   

By: Michael Popke

Three rivers flow through Columbia, South Carolina, helping the city earn its status among the top 10 paddlesports destinations in the country. One... More>>


blank Case study | July 22, 2016
Beauty of the Beach   

By: Andrew Cohen

Let’s make one thing perfectly clear. Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, isn’t built on sand. Don’t get us wrong: 60 miles of beach is a huge asset... More>>


blank Case study | July 21, 2016
With NCAA Ban Over, That Greenville Is Back in the Game   

By: Michael Popke

A year has passed since the Confederate flag came down and the NCAA ended its rule against championship sites in South Carolina. That opened the... More>>



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