Virginia


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 >>


Warrior

Warrior Soccer Announces Tournaments

November 8, 2021

Warrior Soccer hosts tournaments throughout the season and has announced some new destinations. more >>


US_Figure

2022 U.S. Figure Skating Championship Series Coming to Loudoun County

October 25, 2021

Figure skaters from across the nation are traveling to Loudoun County for the 2022 U.S. Figure Skating Championship Series, presented by Toyota. more >>


USA_Triathlon

Women's College Triathlon Season Continues in Virginia

October 19, 2021

The Kinetic Cup Triathlon Festival hosted by Kinetic Multisports welcomed top student athletes from across the nation on Saturday. 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 >>


AppalachianLeague

New Initiative Announced for Appalachian League Baseball Communities

June 8, 2021

Major League Baseball and USA Baseball officials announced a series of new investments and programs in Appalachian League communities. more >>


Troon

Troon Announces Venues Honored with Golfweek Article

March 22, 2021

52 Troon-affiliated courses have been named to Golfweek’s “Ultimate Guide of Best Courses” for 2021. more >>


Troon

Troon Announces Courses Winning International Honors

March 8, 2021

Troon® announced 49 of its brand-affiliated courses were named to Golfweek’s list of “Ultimate Guide of Best Courses” for 2021. more >>


SoutheastTourismSociety

Huddle Up Group, Southeast Tourism Society Announce New Partnership

March 1, 2021

The Southeast Tourism Society (STS) and Huddle Up Group have announced their new industry partnership. more >>



Smaller

The Richmond Region is Outdoor Sports Central

May 12, 2021

Named America’s #1 river city, the Richmond, Virginia region is a place where teams want to play and where families want to visit. more >>


VirginiaBeach

Sportscations Thrive in Virginia Beach

May 12, 2021

Virginia Beach may be all about soft sands and ocean waves, but planning your sporting events here will put you right on solid ground. more >>


Chesterfield

Chesterfield County: A Mecca for Sports Tourism with World-Class Facilities and Fields

June 24, 2019

Located in central Virginia, just south of Richmond, Chesterfield County is becoming the go-to destination for event owners seeking excellent access,... more >>


Loudoun

Loudoun County, VA: An Ideal Location for Any Tournament

March 1, 2019

Located less than an hour from Washington, DC, Loudoun County is home to Dulles International Airport. Far enough north for winter sports, yet far... more >>


Articles

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>>


IE_Mars Article | November 5, 2021
Inside Events: Main Attraction Recreational Sports (MARS)

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Adult kickball tournaments? Get ready to meet the Turf Wars, put on by Main Attraction Recreational Sports (MARS). By tapping into the great memories...   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>>


Pickleball Article | October 20, 2021
Cities Grappling with Tennis vs. Pickleball Conflict

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

“We can’t play this game any longer, but can we still be friends?” Todd Rundgren’s 1978 smash single could be the soundtrack of the tensions...   More>>


CollegeTri Article | September 24, 2021
Women’s Triathlon is ThisClose to NCAA Championship Status

By: Michael Popke

The varsity women’s collegiate triathlon series began in early September with high hopes that 2021 might finally be the year that triathlon becomes...   More>>


HSFB Article | September 10, 2021
Why is High School Football Moving Out of State?

By: Michael Popke

More away games? Most likely. A number of high school football teams have made headlines recently as they shift away from regularly playing others in...   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>>


NatlParks Article | June 30, 2021
Attendance at National Parks Surge as States Ease Restrictions

By: Michael Popke

The great outdoors benefitted, well, greatly during lockdown, with people discovering national parks for hiking, cycling and fishing, as well as...   More>>


Run Article | June 25, 2021
Run to Daylight

By: Michael Popke

One of the first events to emerge from the pandemic and provide a very welcome boost to cities, thanks to excellent research by event owners, has...   More>>


Etown Article | June 25, 2021
Fast Break: Lacrosse is on the Attack in the U.S.

By: Peter Francesconi

Played by both genders at the youth, high school, college and professional levels, lacrosse is on a growth trajectory. It long ago left behind its...   More>>


Destination Spotlights

Smaller Case study | May 14, 2021
The Richmond Region: Outdoor Sports Central   

By: Sports Destination Management Team

Named America’s #1 river city, the Richmond, Virginia region is a place where teams want to play and where families want to visit. More>>


Smaller Case study | May 14, 2021
Sportscations in Virginia Beach   

By: Sports Destination Management Team

Virginia Beach may be all about soft sands and ocean waves, but planning your sporting events here will put you right on solid ground. More>>


blank Case study | September 3, 2019
Virginia Beach Is For Lovers…of Sports   

By: Judy Leand

Located in the Coastal Virginia Region where the Atlantic Ocean and the Chesapeake Bay meet, Virginia Beach, Virginia, is consistently ranked among... More>>



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