We’ve spanned the globe to find some of the most intriguing sports events taking place in 2018—a year featuring both the Olympics and World Cup.
Jon Schmieder, founder of Huddle Up Group, defines 15 of the most common sports tourism acronyms and jargon all industry newcomers need to know.
The US Youth Soccer Association is seeking hosts for its 2018 Futsal Championship. RFPs to host the inaugural championship are due on March 1.
As the people behind the most exciting events in the country, who would know better where's the best place to stage a basketball tournament?
The preparations for next week's college football title game between Alabama and Georgia are a dry run for the other championships coming soon to Atlanta.
These eight golf resorts have teed up expanded amenities or renovated courses in an effort to attract more tournaments and industry events.
Sarah Kirchberg, senior business development manager at St. Petersburg/Clearwater Sports & Events, shares insights from our Women in Sports Tourism
SportsCenter Coordinating Producer and Women in Sports Tourism Forum keynote Sandy Nunez discusses being a role model for women and Hispanics.
Are you doing enough communities that host your events? Are you making an impact beyond your bottom line? Having a quality CRS can only help your success.
Danielle Vincenti, CSEE is senior sports development manager at Richmond Region Tourism. As a 2017 Connect Sports Game Changer, Vincenti discusses her
Atlanta’s new Mercedes-Benz Stadium is the home of the Falcons and Atlanta United FC, but much more.
First responders must be ready to climb ladders and run down criminals. Those athletic skills come in handy during the World Police and Fire Games.
More than 200 wheelchair basketball players from across the U.S. are expected to compete in the inaugural NWBA Preseason National Invitation Tournament.
In Snohomish county, Washington, Spartan Race presented its Emerald City Open—a major event for the company, destination and participants.
The upcoming World Rowing Championships are expected to have a $25 million impact on the Sarasota region.
Almost 5,000 athletes are scheduled to compete in September during the IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship in Chattanooga, Tennessee.
EVP Island Championship came together after a fateful meeting last year at Connect Sports in Grapevine, Texas.
Marc Riker, chief executive officer of the National Senior Games, discusses the unique nature of the event taking place in Birmingham, Alabama, this year.
Scripps National Spelling Bee Program Manager of Events Beth Hecquet says it takes a village to put on the event and that CVBs can be part of the process.
We trace the rise of this week's Big South National Qualifier in Atlanta, the country’s biggest single-weekend volleyball event.
There are great opportunities to increase awareness of your event through branding—if you follow these steps suggested by experts in the field.