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Beaumont, Texas, will host 15 tournaments this spring, generating more than $2.7 million in revenue. Read More

Retro Race Looks for a Fast Start

Steve Hall, executive director of RetroWeekend in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, seeks to create a long-lasting event. Read More

It’s Second Down for Chicago Prepping for the NFL Draft

After becoming the first city outside of New York to host the NFL Draft since 1964, Chicago is counting down to this year’s event. Read More


The highly anticipated University of Colorado A Line, opened April 22, puts Denver on the right track toward better public transportation. Read More

In the newly created COO position, Wes Hall sees a bright future for Omaha, Nebraska. Read More

CrossFit, Inc., is currently looking for hosts for the 2017-2019 CrossFit Games, an annual weeklong summertime event. RFPs are due May 15. Read More

Sports marketing firm Knight Eady shares how experiential sponsorships and social media activation are the next big things for sports. Read More

New York won the 2016 SportBusiness Ultimate Sports City Award for the first time at the annual SportAccord Convention in Lausanne, Switzerland, in April. Read More

The five-star Grand Hyatt Rio de Janeiro will host many sponsor events leading up to and during the Summer Games, but the focused on long-term goals. Read More

The 420 Games founder Jim McAlpine shares how athletes who use marijuana are disproving the “lazy stoner” stereotype. Read More

USA BMX is currently seeking proposals to host its 2017 USA BMX National Series events. Read More

Here is what USA Softball and USA Shooting have scheduled for the week of April 18-24.
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Tulsa steps up with a $15 million project that will put USA BMX’s major assets under one roof. Read More

Running USA’s 2015 Marathon Report reveals interesting developments in the sport. Read More

The people behind some of the country’s biggest races offer advice for starting a marathon on the right foot. Read More

Negate the wait. Taking steps to manage your downtime while traveling on business helps maximize your productivity. Here, four tips for capitalizing on otherwise wasted moments. Read More

A live ESPN broadcast during an Olympic year for NCAA Women’s Gymnastics Championships in Fort Worth, Texas, seals the sport’s reputation as one of the world’s finest. Read More

USA Shooting and USA Cycling are hosting events this week. Read More

In southeastern Pennsylvania, just miles outside Center City Philadelphia, lies Chester County’s Brandywine Valley—the region has everything you need to upgrade your next sporting event. Read More

Many players from the sports tourism industry descended on Grand Rapids, Michigan, for the NASC Sports Event Symposium. Here are some of the highlights. Read More

Pse founder and president Jeff Lukasak discusses the merger and shares how he combats the negativity surrounding housing companies in the sports tourism industry. Read More

Biloxi Shuckers co-owner Tim Bennett hopes the venue is a sports tourism MVP for the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Read More

USA Fencing is currently seeking proposals to host its 2018 March North American Cup. Read More

In this episode of Insider Series, Connect Sports talks with Christine Strong Simmons, director of operations for USA Fencing about capturing and keeping Gen Z and millennials. Read More

The senior director of Tampa Bay Sports Commission discusses how the region is attracting major events like this year’s NCAA Men’s Frozen Four. Read More

Here is what’s ahead in a busy week for Team USA. Read More

Here’s the 411 on what planners are actually looking for during site visits. Read More

Steve Hall, executive director of RetroWeekend in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, seeks to create a long-lasting event. Read More

The cherry blossoms are a big draw for visitors of the nation’s capital, but sports events may be better off coming another time of year. Read More

The International Weightlifting Federation is currently seeking bids to host its 2018 Junior World Championships. Read More

Sports tourism officials credit Ricketts for the growth of Virginia Beach as a destination. Read More

Beaumont, Texas, will host 15 tournaments this spring, generating more than $2.7 million in revenue. Read More

WrestleMania, a former single-day arena event, has morphed into a weeklong celebration bringing $100 million to a host region. Read More

Here is what to look for from Team USA during the week of March 28-April 3.
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After four years building a model sports tourism program, Corey Peterson switches from the destination side to event organizer/vendor. Read More

BMX teams from around the world are headed to Florida to experience the top-notch facility. Read More

Spikeball General Manager Thomas Summers discusses why he felt compelled to help turn a cross between four square and volleyball into an international phenomenon. Read More

Former private chef for golf pro Tiger Woods, Matthew Byrne creates a sample menu of the best foods for athletes to eat before the game. Read More

As the case of baseball star Adam LaRoche proves, finding a work-life balance can be a struggle. Consider these tips to keep your home life—and your sanity—intact. Read More

USA Fencing is currently seeking proposals to host its 2018 Junior Olympic Fencing Championships. RFPs are due August 1. Read More