USA Weightlifting is currently seeking bids to host its 2019 National Championships. The NGB is looking to hold the prestigious four-day event in May.
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Mike Cullina, newly appointed chairman of the board at U.S. Club Soccer, discusses the key issues the next U.S. Soccer president will face.
Speedskating legend Derek Parra is cultivating a new generation of skaters leading the events side of the Utah Olympic Oval, the very site of his greatest
Bree Nidds, director of sports development for VBR Sports, will coordinate with five jurisdictions to enhance sports tourism in Virginia’s Blue Ridge.
U.S. Biathlon President and CEO Max Cobb reflects on a lifetime promoting the winter sport at which he “wasn’t any good.”
Opendorse CEO Blake Lawrence discusses the best ways to reach fans using social media ahead of Sunday's Super Bowl between the Patriots and Eagles.
Visit Salt Lake Vice President of Sales Mark White discusses how the destination is still reaping the benefits of hosting the 2002 Winter Olympics.
What will shape sports tourism as it grows even bigger in 2018? We identify 10 trends to keep an eye on in the world of sports events.
The Omni Hotel at The Battery Atlanta is finally open as the cornerstone of Atlanta’s newest multi-use development.
Moguls superstar Shannon Bahrke Happe shares her rise and fall—and rise again—on her memorable path to winter Olympic glory.
Tobin Heath, a key player on the U.S. women's national soccer team, sat down with Connect Sports to discuss the state of youth sports in this country.
In her first year as President and CEO of Bryan-College Station CVB, Kindra Fry is ready to roll out the maroon carpet to all visitors.
Coming off the success of the 2017 NFL Draft, Philadelphia is getting a fresh look as a major sports event destination. We look at what's new.
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.
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.
EVP Island Championship came together after a fateful meeting last year at Connect Sports in Grapevine, Texas.
Almost 5,000 athletes are scheduled to compete in September during the IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship in Chattanooga, Tennessee.
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.
Sarah Kirchberg, senior business development manager at St. Petersburg/Clearwater Sports & Events, shares insights from our Women in Sports Tourism