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Colby Opens New State-of-the-Art Athletics, Recreation Center

WATERVILLE, Maine — As part of its commitment to provide all students with the opportunity to lead active and healthy lifestyles, Colby College opened its new Harold Alfond Athletics and Recreation Center.

The 350,000-square-foot building is said to be the most advanced and comprehensive NCAA …

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 …

Sports Tourism Matters

By Sherri Middleton, Executive Editor of SportsEvents Magazine

In May, VISIT Milwaukee released its final data from the Wisconsin Department of Tourism indicating strong growth in the tourism market for 2019.

Direct visitor spending totaled $2.2 billion.

The West Michigan Sports Commission (WMSC) announced that they had hosted the most youth …

MLK Kickoff Classic Volleyball Tournament Welcomed Thousands to York County

YORK, Pa. — The Martin Luther King Kickoff Classic Volleyball Tournament returned for its eighth year to York County, bringing thousands of athletes and spectators to the area.

            Hundreds of teams including high school female athletes from across the East Coast, Midwest, Puerto Rico and Canada competed in the event …

New Youth Sports Complex Makes Abilene a Top Pick

Abilene is where champions are made. It’s a sports city. The competitive culture has produced an impressive lineup of remarkable athletes, thanks to its commitment to creating winning sports programs for athletes of all ages.

Take It Viral! A Social Media Road Map For Sports Events

By Taylor Peyton Strunk

Although communication through social media is still, in the grand scheme of things, a relatively new phenomenon, it’s hard to imagine how we ever operated any other way—and sports event planning is no exception.

The sheer number of social media outlets can be a little overwhelming. …