Tag Archives: sports events

Tokyo Olympics Countdown and Fun Facts

By the time you read this week's newsletter, the XXXII Olympiad Games, known as the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games, will be just 99 days away.

Sporting Events Returning on All Levels

It’s good to see so many sporting events returning, and our partners are happily sharing the news at a rapid pace through our conversations and emails.

S.P.O.R.T.S. The Relationship Conference Prepares for Colorado Springs

By Sherri Middleton

Colorado Springs skyline at night

As the date of the 2020 S.P.O.R.T.S. The Relationship Conference rapidly approaches, I’ve been thinking about all the moments leading up to this year’s event.

            We announced our host destination – Colorado Springs — at last year’s event in Panama City Beach. …

Sports in the Last Pandemic

Sailors boxing during 1918 pandemic.

By Sherri Middleton

As sports events prepare to return this summer, reports have begun to circulate about athletes testing positive for COVID-19 at some college campuses. Major league athletes are also being affected by the virus as they try to practice or remain fit for …

How Are You Doing in This Crazy World?

We are now living during times of uncertainty about with concern for our health, family, finances, employment and we are all wondering when life will return to normal.

Whiteman Named Executive Director of PA Sports

Eric Whiteman

HARRISBURG, Pa: —PA Sports announced today that it has hired Eric Whiteman as its Executive Director. Whiteman will take over as the leader of the state-wide sports tourism organization in early February.

“The hiring committee conducted a thorough search for candidates and I am excited to introduce Eric Whiteman …

Visit Wichita Adds to Sports Sales Team

WITCHITA, Kans. -- Visit Wichita has added Kelli Elmore as sports event manager to its sports sales team. Other members of the team include Brian Hargrove, executive director of sports development, and Josh Howell, sports sales manager.