Bowling Green, Ky.—December 1, 2016—SportsEvents Media Group, the leading industry publication focused exclusively on helping sports event planners produce excellent competitions in the United States, announced the Bowling Green Area Convention & Visitors Bureau as one of its 2017 Readers’ Choice Award winners. All Readers’ Choice winners will be featured in the January 2017 issue of SportsEvents.

Sports event professionals were asked to nominate destinations and sports venues that they believe display exemplary creativity and professionalism toward the groups they host. Nominations were received from readers throughout the year, and the top picks were selected based on results from an online voting system.

 “It is clear, based on our readers’ experiences, that these award winners are willing to go above and beyond typical service levels to help sports event planners produce outstanding events that participants, their families and spectators will want to experience again and again,” John Rezell, SportsEvents executive editor, said. “It is our privilege to announce their selection by sports event planners as among the best in the United States.”

Bowling Green hosts hundreds of sports events throughout the year, including the largest amateur disc golf tournament in the world, major national youth softball tournaments, several Kentucky High School Athletic Association events and 20 Mid-South Conference championships.

“The Bowling Green CVB is honored to be named a SportsEvents Readers’ Choice winner, and the exceptional hospitality and services offered at our sports events are made possible through partnerships with facilities and community organizations,” Amy Cardwell, Sports Sales Director at the Bowling Green Area CVB, said. “We look forward to hosting teams and showcasing our amenities, welcoming them into our restaurants and telling the Bowling Green story at our attractions during any downtime.”

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