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Eugene Organizing Committee Worked Behind Scenes To Land World T&F ChampionshipsPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 04 / 17 / 15
The IAAF on Thursday awarded the '21 World Track & Field Championships to Eugene, Ore., and the city "had no competition" as TrackTown USA organizing committee President Vin Lananna "worked behind the scenes since February to get an early shot" at the event, according to Chris Hansen of the Eu...
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Attendance for the four days of the X Games this year at Staples Center was 170,471, “including a single-day record of 79,380 on Saturday,” according to Peter Yoon of the L.A. TIMES. The ten-year atte
ESPN’s Summer X Games X, which begin today and run through Sunday at Staples Center and other L.A.-area venues, “seem to have become an established media vehicle for marketers eager to reach young mal
Roy and Pat Chapman announced Monday that Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes winner Smarty Jones has chronic bruising of the bottom of the cannon bone in all four fetlock joints and will be retired.
The Citgo Bassmaster Classic begins tomorrow in Charlotte, and the three-day event “could generate [$20-30M] for the local economy, mostly for the ailing tourism industry,” according to Erik Spanberg
Smarty Jones will not run as planned in the September 6 Pennsylvania Derby due to a bruised foot, and in DC, John Scheinman notes Philadelphia Park had scheduled $500,000 worth of renovations “in anti
Jacksonville’s Metropolitan Park on Thursday, September 9, will host a free concert featuring a “nationally known performer,” as part of the hour-long pre-game show prior to the Colts-Patriots NFL sea
Sacramento’s Hornet Stadium hosted the U.S. Track & Field Trials for the second consecutive Olympiad, and Sacramento Sports Commission officials are “maintaining that Sacramento should not have to bid
SuperSet tennis will host events in London October 3 and Dallas November 27, according to Jeff Caplan of the FT. WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM. SuperSet tennis is a one set, sudden-death eight-person tournament
A new branding plan puts the World Golf Hall of Fame “in the forefront when referring to the various businesses and entities” of the World Golf Village, according to Garry Smits of the FLORIDA TIMES-U
Jacksonville Mayor John Peyton is "putting roughly $5.2[M] into the coming year's budget proposal to cover costs" for hosting Super Bowl XXXIX, according to Jordan Rodack of the FLORIDA TIMES-UNION. I