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5 Takeaways from the IAAF Global Running Conference

What event organizers and host cities can learn from road running events

5 Sports Venues to Watch

Why these new complexes are projected to bring in tourism dollars

A World of Opportunity

U.S. Soccer and the NWSL hope World Cup attention will help grow the sport

The Fortress Enters the Esports Stage

Full Sail University opens the largest on-campus collegiate esports arena in the U.S.

MLS Grows Once Again

A new team and a new venue mark the 2019 season, with more changes coming

Latest News

Milan-Cortina Awarded the 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games

Milan-Cortina Awarded the 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games

The International Olympic Committee has awarded Milan-Cortina, Italy, the 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games. The decision to award the...

NHL to Host 2020 Draft in Montreal

NHL to Host 2020 Draft in Montreal

The National Hockey League will hold its 2020 Draft at the Bell Centre in Montreal, returning to the province of...

USA Swimming sets 2020 Pro Swim Series Schedule

USA Swimming sets 2020 Pro Swim Series Schedule

The 2020 USA Swimming Pro Swim Series, which will serve as a lead-up to the Olympic Trials, has been announced...

St. Louis to host USA Fencing National Championship

St. Louis to host USA Fencing National Championship

USA Fencing will hold its Division I National Championship and the April North American Cup at the America’s Center Convention...

U.S. Olympic Committee Formally Changes Name

U.S. Olympic Committee Formally Changes Name

The United States Olympic Committee formally changed its name to the United States Olympic & Paralympic Committee (USOPC), it announced...

TEAMS ’20 Conference & Expo to be Held in Houston

TEAMS ’20 Conference & Expo to be Held in Houston

Northstar Meetings Group has announced that the TEAMS ’20 Conference & Expo will be held in Houston, October 19–22, 2020....

North Carolina to host NWSL Championship

North Carolina to host NWSL Championship

The National Women’s Soccer League will play its 2019 championship game at Sahlen’s Stadium at WakeMed Soccer Park in Cary,...

PGA Tour Announces Korn Ferry as Title Sponsor

PGA Tour Announces Korn Ferry as Title Sponsor

The PGA Tour has struck a deal with Korn Ferry to have it serve as a title sponsor of the...

Ju’Riese Colón Named CEO of the U.S. Center for SafeSport

Ju’Riese Colón Named CEO of the U.S. Center for SafeSport

The U.S. Center for SafeSport has named Ju’Riese Colón as its new chief executive officer. Colón will take the helm...

Perspectives

Olympic Sports Update

June 23-29, 2019

June 23-29, 2019

SportsTravel is proud to partner with the U.S. Olympic Committee to provide this update on Team USA events taking place this week. Below are...

SportsTravel Podcast

YuChiang Cheng: Why Topgolf is Investing in Esports

When you think of Topgolf, you’re likely not thinking about esports. But the entertainment company whose high-end driving ranges have become a phenomenon of sorts continues to branch out into new areas. The latest of those is the creation of Esports Lounges at six of their properties in an effort to attract a new audience to their venues and to plant a flag in the growing esports market. In this conversation, Topgolf Media President YuChiang Cheng discusses Topgolf’s interest in esports, the company’s target audience for events and his own background in gaming and sports.

YuChiang Cheng: Why Topgolf is Investing in Esports

 
 
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Destination of the Month

Milwaukee: Attractive. Affordable. Sports Friendly.

Milwaukee: Attractive. Affordable. Sports Friendly.

  No matter who scores the most points or who’s the fastest, nobody loses when you spend time in Milwaukee. Home to the Bucks’ All-Star Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Brewers’ National League MVP Christian Yelich, Milwaukee was named the No. 10 Outdoor Adventure Sports Spot by Sports Event Magazine. It’s an attractive, affordable,...

Rookie Card

SailGP Makes Its U.S. Debut

SailGP Makes Its U.S. Debut

Sports fans in San Francisco and New York can experience a different kind of racing when SailGP glides into town....

3-Pointer

A Turning Point for Lacrosse

A Turning Point for Lacrosse

Lacrosse is one of the fastest-growing sports in the United States, and it’s making gains internationally as well. On the...

Digital Edition

Spring 2019 Digital Edition

Spring 2019 Digital Edition

Read the Spring 2019 digital edition of SportsTravel! Features include a preview of the FIFA Women's World Cup, a look at trends in Major League...

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2019 SportsTravel Awards

2019 SportsTravel Awards

It’s time to nominate events for the 2019 SportsTravel Awards! Have you been involved in an exemplary sports event over the past year? Have you helped...

Esports Downloadable Guide

Guide to Hosting Esports Tournaments & Events

Guide to Hosting Esports Tournaments & Events

Esports is booming worldwide. It’s the fastest growing sector in the live-events industry in the U.S. right now, growing at double-digit year-over-year rates, at destinations and venues of all sizes and types. Download this handbook to learn all you need to know...