4 Things to Know about Beach Tournaments
Gulf Shores & Orange Beach
Sporting events require a great deal of strategic event management especially with all the moving parts associated with planning tournaments. The saying “it takes a village,” explains all the support and decision making that relates to sporting events. Making the right decisions, especially when determining the location, is critical.
A destination can make or break your event. Locations with added value like Gulf Shores and Orange Beach are an easy decision for event planners. It’s easy to combine tournament play with family vacations, and that’s a win/win for all involved. In addition to location, activities and climate also weigh in on tournament decision making.
The Alabama Gulf Coast is conveniently located between two major metropolitan cities, Mobile, Ala., and Pensacola, Fla. The location is ideal for travelers with two regional airports within an hour drive of Gulf Shores and Orange Beach. The area has been a popular vacation destination for many years, and has now become a hot spot for successful beach sporting events, as well. The spectacular beaches and well-kept facilities are the perfect combination for beach tournaments, on and off the sand.