How International Soccer Friendlies Boost Visitation for Destinations

Branding overseas and new markets open up when hosting matches

Las Vegas Stakes Claim as Bowling Capital of U.S.

United States Bowling Congress Open Championships and South Point Resort are a natural fit

Letter from Leeds: How a Video Game Produced Meaningful Tourism

A journey through England offers truth about the new forms of travel

Volleyball’s Popularity Continues to Rise

With multiple pro leagues and USA Volleyball's record membership, the sport's growth seems unstoppable

Messi’s Presence Elevates Miami’s Global Profile

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Raleigh Continues Rapid Sports Tourism Growth

The U.S. Open highlighted North Carolina hospitality; Triangle region is thriving year-round

2024 Summer Olympic Games

Allyson Felix Announces Candidacy for IOC Athletes’ Commission

Allyson Felix Announces Candidacy for IOC Athletes’ Commission

Olympic champion Allyson Felix has announced her candidacy for election to the International Olympic Committee Athletes’ Commission. The vote for...

U.S. Olympic Movement Focuses on Paris, With Eye Toward LA28

U.S. Olympic Movement Focuses on Paris, With Eye Toward LA28

Yes, the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Summer Games are in Paris and yes, competition begins in less than a week...

2024 Paris Olympics Will be Historic for Women’s Sports

2024 Paris Olympics Will be Historic for Women’s Sports

One of the main talking points ahead of the 2024 Olympic Summer Games has been numerical gender parity on the...

3×3 Basketball Ready to Shine at 2024 Paris Olympics

3×3 Basketball Ready to Shine at 2024 Paris Olympics

The 2024 Olympic Summer Games in Paris are a big step forward for many sports and among those looking forward...

Jim Tooley: USA Basketball’s Road to Paris and the Olympic Games

Jim Tooley: USA Basketball’s Road to Paris and the Olympic Games

One of the most high-profile sports in the Olympic Summer Games in Paris will be basketball. The USA Basketball teams...

Latest News

Big Ten Football Championship Game to Remain in Indianapolis

Big Ten Football Championship Game to Remain in Indianapolis

The Big Ten Conference has announced that Indianapolis will continue to host the Big Ten Football Championship Game through 2028...

USA Cycling Reveals New BMX Freestyle Training Facility

USA Cycling Reveals New BMX Freestyle Training Facility

USA Cycling has unveiled a new BMX Freestyle Training Facility in South Jordan, Utah, which was built ahead of the...

The Palm Beaches to Host Major Watersports Event at Shark Wake Park

The Palm Beaches to Host Major Watersports Event at Shark Wake Park

The Palm Beach County Sports Commission will host the 2024 World Wake Association Wake Park National Championships at the Shark...

Greater New Orleans Sports Foundation Adds to Board of Directors

Greater New Orleans Sports Foundation Adds to Board of Directors

The Greater New Orleans Sports Foundation has selected Wendy Brunet Burns and Patrick Kiernan to join its Board of Directors...

NIT to Remain in Indianapolis for 2025 and 2026

NIT to Remain in Indianapolis for 2025 and 2026

The 2025 NIT semifinals and championship games will remain in Indianapolis and be played at Hinkle Fieldhouse for the second...

SportsTravel Bid Bowl

Sports Events Up for Bid

Sports Events Up for Bid

  Welcome to the SportsTravel Bid Bowl. Here you will find a list of events that are actively seeking hosts,...

SportsTravel Podcast

Jim Tooley: USA Basketball’s Road to Paris and the Olympic Games

Jim Tooley: USA Basketball’s Road to Paris and the Olympic Games

One of the most high-profile sports in the Olympic Summer Games in Paris will be basketball. The USA Basketball teams...

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Ocala/Marion County Is Central Florida’s Sports Headquarters

Ocala/Marion County Is Central Florida’s Sports Headquarters

Nestled in north Central Florida, Ocala/Marion County is a dynamic destination equipped to host a variety of sporting events. From...

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When it Comes to Hosting Sports Events, the Richmond Region Speaks for Itself

When it Comes to Hosting Sports Events, the Richmond Region Speaks for Itself

When looking to host a large-scale tournament or more leisurely contest, Virginia’s Richmond region has what sports event planners are...