nasc Weekly Update MultiBriefs

New Orleans sets the stage for the rise of sports tourism

The results of the 2013 World Travel Awards held in September have brought forth surprising revelations for the tourism industry, particularly sports tourism. Not only is sports tourism on the rise, but more places are fast cultivating this culture and using major sporting...

source: By Archita Datta Majumdar
Search past issues
Search products and services

815 attendees, including 206 first-timers, participated in the NASC Symposium to elect new NASC leadership, honor members with industry awards and participate in dozens of continuing education programs led by industry leadership. Also during the event, the NASC Sports Legacy...

source: NASC

No surprise here, the Boston Marathon, more than a month before its 2014 running, announced a number of security changes from the 2013 event that saw the tragic bombing at its finish line. The marathon has banned several items from its event, including bags, backpacks, handbags,...

source: NASC

More than 80 teams from the U.S., Canada, and even Australia competed for the Quidditch World Champion title in South Carolina at the new North Myrtle Beach Sports Complex.

source: WPDE-TV

Sporting events are not only big draws for participants and fans, they are also powerful economic generators for the region, bringing millions of dollars into Greater Cincinnati each year.

source: WVXU-TV

Sporting events such as the Western & Southern Tennis Tournament, the Flying Pig Marathon and the NCAA Hockey Regionals are not only big draws for participants and fans. They are also powerful economic generators for the region, bringing millions of dollars into Greater...

source: WVXU-TV

New Orleans executives, World Wrestling Entertainment and wrestling fans all agree that WrestleMania XXX in New Orleans was a powerbomb of a success. Now, about getting sports entertainment's marquee event back to the Big Easy. WrestleMania...

source: The Times-Picayune

RECOMMENDED:

Powered by MultiBriefs
7701 Las Colinas Ridge, Ste. 800, Irving, TX 75063