Membership Categories & Rates

Membership in the Association is granted to an organization that meets the criteria as outlined for the three categories. Membership dues are to be paid in full at the time of joining. Your dues will be pro-rated if joining on/after October 1. If you join between October 1 and December 31, your membership dues will include the remainder of the current year, as well as membership dues for the following year.



Sports commissions, chambers of commerce, destination marketing organizations (DMOs), parks and recreation departments, sports venues and facilities, and other organizations that represent communities which solicit and service sports events, sports organizations, and other types of sports-related activities in their community. Can represent a city or metropolitan area, region, state, or country.

Industry Partner


Organizations that provide equipment, services, or attractions to the sports events and tourism industry (i.e., sports marketing companies, consulting and/or architectural firms, media partners, sports equipment manufacturers, facility management or food service companies, etc.).

Rights Holder


Sports organizations and associations, national governing bodies (NGBs), and other companies that bid out and award sports events to which they own the rights. Organization's must have multiple events available for bid annually, and be hosted in multiple regions across the country.