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Justin Roach – National Director Events and Entertainment – Sports Facilities Management

Justin Roach joined the Sports Facilities Management (SFM) in early 2020 as the national director – events & entertainment.

He brings extensive experience in the sports tourism industry, previously serving as the director of business development with …

Leko Named Director of Tournaments at Future Legends

WINDSOR, Colo. — Tony Leko has been named director of tournaments at Future Legends, a facility being built in Windsor. The complex will host a variety of sports tournaments and events with its opening in 2022.

            The complex includes eight baseball diamonds, 10 soccer pitches, eight basketball courts, a 64-room …

First Installation of Elite Turf Power System in New Jersey

TINTON FALLS, N.J. — Elite Turf completed the installation of the POWER System at Ranney School in Tinton Falls, N.J., recently. Ranney School partnered with Princeton Soccer Academy (PSA) to re-turf its existing soccer, lacrosse and field hockey fields totaling 80,000 square feet.

“We are excited to have this state-of-the-art …

Take a Road Trip to Foley, Alabama

Welcome to Foley, Alabama, where the perfect combination of state-of-the-art facilities and classic Southern charm resides. Over the past several weeks there have been so many changes to our world. The team at Foley Sports Tourism, wants you to be safe no matter where your event is going.

Little League Pep Talks Provide Inspiration for Children

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — Little League International is finding positive ways to keep players, volunteers and fans uplifted while Little League programs around the world are on hold by launching #LLPepTalk.

The #LLPepTalk series features videos from celebrities and alumni from the industry, including from former Little League Baseball World …

Stellar Partners: A Home Run for Raleigh, N.C.

As CEO and executive director of USA Baseball, Paul Seiler lives and breathes the game. Driven by the game’s pace, intellectual appeal, strategy and fans, he’s been instrumental in establishing a local presence for world-class baseball. Thanks to him and his team, USA Baseball chose Cary, N.C., in the early …