POSTED: Thursday December 17th 2009

SportsTravel Features Winter Olympics as February Cover Story

SportsTravel is read by thousands of decision-makers responsible for organizing sporting events and planning travel for sports-related groups.

The February issue of SportsTravel magazine will feature an in-depth look at the XXI Winter Olympic Games, held February 12-28, 2010, in Vancouver, British Columbia. SportsTravel is read by thousands of decision-makers responsible for organizing sporting events and planning travel for sports-related groups. The February cover story will provide an overview of the 2010 Winter Olympics and Paralympics, explore British   Columbia as a destination, and examine other aspects of the event, including sponsorship. In addition, the issue will feature a spotlight story on NASCAR and a profile of the NBA All-Star Game in Arlington, Texas.

“Sports-related travel generates 47 million hotel room nights each year and SportsTravel magazine is the trusted and proven key to reaching this growing market,” said Timothy Schneider, publisher of SportsTravel. “Advertisers who want to claim a bigger share of the $182 billion sports-related travel market should make plans now to advertise in our February issue.”

In its Destination Feature Story, the February issue of SportsTravel will look at key destinations in The Great Plains—including Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota and South Dakota—that serve as ideal host locations for sports events of all types. The space reservation deadline for the February issue of SportsTravel is January 4, 2010.

Subscribers to SportsTravel include a variety of professionals in the sports-event industry: representatives of sports organizations and governing bodies; sports-event promoters and managers; sports agents; collegiate athletic directors; professional team and league officials; corporate sponsors of sports; sports entrepreneurs; and sports marketing agencies.

For further information on SportsTravel magazine, please visit or call toll-free (877) 577-3700.


SportsTravel is the sports world’s event magazine. Founded in 1997, SportsTravel was the first magazine to identify and serve the sports-related travel and event industry. Published 10 times a year, SportsTravel is the authoritative source of information for those responsible for deciding where sporting events are held and travel planning for sports-related groups. The readers of SportsTravel generate 47 million hotel room nights annually. Schneider Publishing also produces Association News and TEAMS: Travel, Events And Management in Sports—the world’s largest gathering for the sport-event industry. TEAMS ‘10 will be held October 18-22, 2010, in Charlotte. For more information, visit the magazine’s website at

SportsTravel, Association News and TEAMS are registered trademarks of Los Angeles-based Schneider Publishing Company, Inc. For further information on advertising or sponsorship opportunities, please call toll-free (877) 577-3700 or +1 (310) 577-3700 if calling from outside the U.S.

For more information, please contact:

Elissa Fairchild

(310) 577-3700


© 2009 Schneider Publishing Company, Inc.

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Name: Elissa Fairchild
Organization: Schneider Publishing Company, Inc.
Phone: +1.310-577-3700

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