380 - Team Sports Participation Scouting Report

Thursday, September 28
1:30 PM–2:45 PM

Location: Room 220

Days: Thursday, 28 September
Track: Recreation & Sports Programming
Session Type: Education Session
NRPA Three Pillars: Health & Wellness

Following its popular presentation of overall sports participation trends at the 2016 NRPA Conference, NSGA will provide additional insight into the team sports segment. Based on NSGA's annual "Sports Participation in the U.S." study, the longest and most successful study of its kind, the following topics will be discussed: team sports that are growing or declining; demographic trends; frequency of participation; obstacles to participation; and implications to the park and recreation industry.

CEU Credits: 0.1

Learning Outcomes:
Identify team sports that are growing or declining
Determine key drivers and obstacles to team sports participation
Assess team sports participation trends in relation to their drivers and obstacles to identify opportunities and threats