You’ve heard the old saying “A picture is worth a thousand words.” In the digital age, that has never been more true. Psychologist Jerome Bruner says studies show people only remember 10 percent of what they hear and 20 percent of what they have read. (more…)
Planning your beach sporting event just got easier. You won’t feel like you’re on the visiting team when you choose to have your tournament on Alabama’s white-sand beaches. Our sales staff acts as your “home team” to make sure your bases are covered.
Are you daunted by the task of planning an upcoming sports event? The first thing you’ll need is to lock down a location for your tournament or championship. You’ll want a place that will draw a large crowd of spectators, somewhere that will be an incentive (more…)
Football fans rejoice, the season is here! Is there anything better than tailgating outside your favorite college or pro football stadium? If you said the beach, then you are correct! You’ll be certain to score a touchdown when you book a tailgate getaway (more…)
Have you already visited the Alabama Gulf Coast for a sporting event this year? If you didn’t have time to enjoy all that the area has to offer, now is the time to plan another trip so you can experience it on your own schedule!
This time around, your (more…)
According to Twitter, sporting events are some of the most talked-about events on its
social media channel. It lets fans connect with teams, leagues, athletes and more.
Promote your event by using a designated hashtag, and inform your fans, athletes (more…)
August is almost upon us and it’s shaping up to be a great month in sports on the Alabama Gulf Coast. The summer season will be winding down and schools will be preparing for another school year. Less crowded beaches make it a grand time to attend a sporting (more…)
With autumn just around the corner, now is the time to lace up those running shoes and start training for runs scheduled during the fall on the Alabama Gulf Coast. Hit the ground running as soon as possible and you’ll be ready to head off to the races (more…)
Planning a destination sporting event from a distance is no small task, but the home team at the Gulf Shores & Orange Beach Sports Commission are finding ways to make it easier for planners holding events on Alabama’s white-sand beaches.