Best of Connect Sports: February 2017

By Connect Sports Staff, March 2, 2017

We strive to bring you the best content about the events industry every day. But we know you are also busy planning so a few stories may fall through the cracks. Here is your second chance. Below is the list of our most-read stories for January 2017.

1. 17 Sports Tourism Trends for 2017

2. Alan Kidd Named New NASC Chief

3. What’s Ahead for The Biggest Loser Race Series?

4. Room on Fire’s Auguste Massonnat Talks E-Sports Growth

5. Up for Bid: 2018-2020 U.S. Synchronized Skating Championships

6. 25 Things You Didn’t Know About Ken May, CEO of Topgolf

7. What President Trump Means for Events and Travel

8. Up for Bid: 2019 Regional Figure Skating Skating Championships

9. Texas CVBs Battle Proposed Bathroom Law SB 6

10. Salt Lake Celebrates Olympics Effect 15 Years Later

Holly Anderson, a key player in the sports tourism industry for more than a decade, has been promoted to lead Connect Sports.

Connect Sports and SportsPittsburgh and proud to announced the 2019 Game Changers—event professionals who continue to drive sports tourism forward.

U.S. Figure Skating is currently seeking proposals to host its 2021 Synchronized Skating Sectional Championships. RFPs are due Sept. 30.

Legendary triathlete and coach Siri Lindley will discuss her experiences and insight at Connect Sports as part of the speaker showcase.

Interim Director Craig Campbell says St. Pete/Clearwater Sports & Events is turning its focus to the community’s No. 1 resource: the beach.