Here are some of the reasons Franklin, Tennesee, is ready to step up its game when it comes to hosting youth and amateur sports.
Dev Pathik, co-founder and CEO of SFA, looks to drive change in Rocky Mount, N.C., through the physical and economic benefits of community sports with
Los Angeles ranks second on Burson Cohn & Wolfe Sports’ top sports cities in the world.
The Connect Sports Diversity Events Summit was about raising the bar through sports. Here are our takeaways.
Sarah Martin and Heather Nabozny aren’t afraid to get their hands dirty, which has served them well with the Sports Turf Management Association.
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.
The one-year anniversary of the Marriott commission cuts brings guest experience to the forefront of all hoteliers minds.
Event planners and tournament organizers should take note of these 16 new sports venues.
The story behind the steady growth of the NAGAAA World Series has lessons all planners, LGBTQ or otherwise, can learn from.
The Super Bowl returns to Atlanta, but that’s hardly the only sporting event to watch for in 2019.
Director of Sports Tourism Danny Trosset discusses rebranding from Seminole County to Orlando North Seminole County.
Through in-depth analysis, Victus Advisors takes the guesswork out for CVBs and sports commissions looking to attract new events.
North Carolina’s Winston-Salem is a champ with multiuse sporting venues and amenities-rich event space.
Lake Lanier outside Atlanta hosts about 1,000 rowers for global dragon boat racing competition.
Suzanne Keller, CSEE, director of sports at Visit Mesa, shares lasting lessons from our Women in Sports Tourism Forum.
USA Triathlon’s Collegiate Club National Championships in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, highlights how successful teams on and off the course make for a premium
Presenting our 2018 holiday gift guide for the on-the-go professionals.
Don Dukemineer, chairman of Sports Alabama, takes over as the new face of Foley, Alabama’s sports tourism effort.
Rob Wells, director, of the Savannah Sports Council, makes a big move—for his career and family.
You can now add Central Virginia Sports to the long list of reasons to visit the Old Dominion State.
Dr. Roger Goudy says his second term will focus on sharpening the new efforts while solidifying the AAU's core mission.
Competitive international sailing is looking to move into the mainstream with a new country vs. country racing league, SailGP.
Wisconsin’s storied Green Bay is a championship destination for sporting events on and off the field of play.
Fayetteville, North Carolina, is scoring a large increase in events thanks to the effort of a sports sales manager.
There are no universal rules for rewarding your vendors. Here are some tipping basics for doing it right.
A growing number of cities and organizations are developing esports arenas to capitalize on the booming industry.
NFL Network analyst and hall-of-famer Deion Sanders discusses the ups and downs of his remarkable career on and off the field.
Las Vegas and MGM Resorts will play a big role in nascent Alliance of American Football.
Neighboring Greenville and Anderson, South Carolina, hosted the 2018 Bassmaster Classic that set attendance records in March.
We caught up with Travel Channel star Andrew Zimmern to ask for his advice on travel and food, and learned how disc golf changed his life forever.
Two-time Olympic champion Michele Smith, keynote at our Women in Sports Tourism Forum, shares how a major accident changed her path.
Indy will host two Big Ten Football Championships, the NBA All-Star Game, the NCAA Men’s Final Four and the College Football Playoff finale in a one-year
Robyn Benincasa went from champion adventure racer to record-breaking paddleboat competitor. Now, she inspires others to reach their potential.
This National Boss' Day, thank your bosses for all they do with these six ways to show appreciation.
Anthony Holman, the NCAA’s managing director of championships and alliances, playing rules and officiating, discusses what’s ahead for the organization.
Arlington Sports Commission Executive Director Matt Wilson on why the destination has gone all-in on esports