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

Jennifer Todd, co-founder and executive vice president of strategic partnerships of The Basketball Tournament, explains her unlikely path to TBT.

The NCAA is seeking bids to host the NCAA 2021 Division III Field Hockey Championship, to be held the weekend before Thanksgiving. RFPs are due July 15.

David Siegel, president and CEO of the Los Angeles Sports Council and Southern California Committee for the Olympic Games, talks life after the Dodgers.

Slated to host the NFL’s Raiders starting in the 2020 season, Las Vegas Stadium has also landed another marquee football attraction: the Mitsubishi Motors