Russ Yurk, recently tapped to lead the NCAA site selection process, sheds light on how a college championship venue is chosen.
Connect is pleased to announce the return of the Connect Sports Tourism Excellence Awards, presented by SportsNC. Nominations are due by June 1.
USA Soccer legend Julie Foudy talks to Connect Sports about the women's World Cup prospects, staying fit and the state of youth sports in this country.
Get a taste of what 2019 will look like for Connect Sports.
Connect Sports will host an NCAA Championships Symposium and Bid Cycle event in Louisville, Kentucky, to help announce the next round of NCAA championship
Sarah Kirchberg will lead MGM’s continued push to bring in amateur events as part of her newly created position.
Every year, we ask some of the brightest in the industry their thoughts and ideas for trends to watch in sports tourism. Here's what they see for 2019.
Jeff Webb, founder of Varsity Spirit, a massive cheer and dance events company, shares some unknown facts about about himself in this interview.
Event planners and tournament organizers should take note of these 16 new sports venues.
Here’s the lowdown from the 2019 NASC Symposium in Knoxville, Tennessee.
Visit Frisco earns rave reviews for rewriting the playbook on college basketball tournaments.
The Connect Sports Diversity Events Summit was about raising the bar through sports. Here are our takeaways.
The Super Bowl returns to Atlanta, but that’s hardly the only sporting event to watch for in 2019.
USA Triathlon’s Collegiate Club National Championships in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, highlights how successful teams on and off the course make for a premium
Lake Lanier outside Atlanta hosts about 1,000 rowers for global dragon boat racing competition.
Oakland recently hosted the U.S. Rowing Master National Championships, a prestigious four-day event that attracted many of the country’s top rowers.
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.
Kubb, a game for all ages, is taking hold int he more Scandinavian reaches of the upper Midwest.
Most vibrant sports and/or entertainment districts become a reality through a mix of private-sector capital and public contributions.