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Big Air Offers Big Opportunity

Big Air Offers Big Opportunity

| February 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

Of the four new sports on the Olympic Winter Games program, only one—big air snowboard—requires its own venue. That allows host cities to get a bit creative when it comes to where to place the enormous ramp required to allow the sport’s elite athletes to do their amazing tricks. In Pyeongchang, organizers have made an […]

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An Inside Look at Olympic Park

An Inside Look at Olympic Park

| February 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Pyeongchang Olympic Winter Games has a bit of a large playing field, with events largely taking place in two areas: outdoor events in the Pyeongchang mountains and, 45 minutes away, indoor events in the coastal city of Gangneung. As a result, there are two Olympic Parks, areas where ticketholders can generally walk around, shop, […]

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IOC Announces Plan to Reduce Costs to Host Cities

IOC Announces Plan to Reduce Costs to Host Cities

| February 6, 2018 | 0 Comments

The International Olympic Committee has unveiled more than 100 reforms aimed at increasing the flexibility and reducing the costs of cities

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Omni Hotel Opens Near SunTrust Park in Atlanta

Omni Hotel Opens Near SunTrust Park in Atlanta

| February 6, 2018 | 0 Comments

Omni Hotels & Resorts and the Atlanta Braves have opened the Omni Hotel at The Battery Atlanta, the official hotel of the Major League

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A Drive for Successful Events

A Drive for Successful Events

| February 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

The world’s largest retailer is headquartered in Bentonville, Arkansas. Rochester, Minnesota, is home to the world-renowned Mayo Clinic. Branson, Missouri, draws some of the biggest names in entertainment to its stages, and Waco, Texas, has become a household name thanks to a wildly popular HGTV show that films there. Big names and big stages are […]

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Don Dukemineer Joins Foley Sports Tourism

Don Dukemineer Joins Foley Sports Tourism

| February 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

Foley (Alabama) Sports Tourism has hired industry veteran Don Dukemineer as deputy director of sports tourism. He will begin the position February 20

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All MLB Clubs Agree to Extend Netting

All MLB Clubs Agree to Extend Netting

| February 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

Major League Baseball has announced that all 30 of its team stadiums will have protective netting that extends at least to the far ends of both dugouts

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United Airlines Reaches Naming Rights Deal for Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum

United Airlines Reaches Naming Rights Deal for Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum

| January 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

United Airlines and the University of Southern California have announced a 16-year naming rights agreement beginning August 2019 that will rename

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Miami Awarded Major League Soccer Expansion Team

Miami Awarded Major League Soccer Expansion Team

| January 29, 2018 | 0 Comments

After years of discussion, Miami has been awarded an expansion team in Major League Soccer, led by soccer star David Beckham. The team

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San Francisco 49ers, HBSE and CAA Launch Elevate Sports Ventures

San Francisco 49ers, HBSE and CAA Launch Elevate Sports Ventures

| January 24, 2018 | 0 Comments

The San Francisco 49ers, Harris Blitzer Sports & Entertainment (HBSE) and Creative Artists Agency (CAA) have announced

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