The Stoll Report on

Sports Facilities

Report Overview

This marks the first report of its kind analyzing the state of the sports facilities industry in the U.S. Sports facilities are those encompassing the primary intent of serving as the site of sporting activities. To provide timely insights into developments and paradigms, Stoll Strategies has partnered with industry leader Playeasy to tap into its robust and ever-growing data source. This report aims to provide detailed data, insights, and actions regarding space types, sports type offerings, and amenities.

A big thank you to our sponsors:

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Northstar Meeting Group

In partnership with:

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Included in the Report

Bells and Whistles

From standard amenities to new technology and innovative experiences, learn what amenities are most (and least) common among facilities.

Facility Breakdowns

We dive deep into the data to breakdown facility insights by facility type, sport, region, and even state. Not only that, but we take a look at emerging trends and non-traditional venues, too.

Key Insights

The landscape of sports facility development is rapidly changing. This report will bring you up-to-speed on everything you need to know with key insights in every section along the way.

Future Considerations

Whether professional sport, or youth and amateur, facility development is all the buzz. We’ll arm you with trends and considerations as you look to the future of the industry.

Historical Context

Facility development has gone through many cycles over the years. This report explores the current boom in facility development in the context of the past, present, and future.

Event Success

Events do more for our communities than just fill hotel room nights. This report is expanding, measuring, and communicating additional metrics of success are vital.


Providing a first-of-its-kind comprehensive tool analyzing sports facilities in the U.S., The Stoll Report on Sports Facilities dives into the rapidly-changing landscape of the sports facility industry. With data provided by Playeasy, this valuable FREE industry resource provides a holistic facilities industry overview coupled with expert analysis and forward-thinking insights. This report is the first in a series of forthcoming reports providing insight data, analysis, and insights related to sports facilities.

Need a Deeper Dive?

Stoll Strategies conducts event fund evaluation, consulting, presentations to community and state leaders and stakeholders, competitive analyses, state-level event fund program strategy, event procurement assistance, market optimization analyses, feasibility reports and more. Our work is always completed with the highest level of integrity, confidentiality, research methodology, and deliverables.

Community Value Assessments

Making you look like the hero you are

We have all experienced impactful events that touch us at our core. As you know, sports events and tourism is so much than room nights booked. These events bring communities together, forge common bonds, and put your destination on the map. Our aim is to measure and enhance your organization’s value proposition for your unique community stakeholders’ interests and goals. 

Pain Point

Getting you unstuck and moving foward

Do you believe in the possibility of achieving greater things? We certainly do. Often, the hardest part in achieving those great things is taking the first step. We will assist you in identifying any barriers that may be hindering your organization from pursuing those ambitious goals known as “big, hairy audacious goals” (BHAGs). Once identified, we will guide you onto a clear path forward, supporting you every step of the way.

Custom Research for you

Nerding out to give your ideas life

Do you find yourself frequently pondering phrases like “If only I knew…” or “I wonder why…”? We do too, it’s almost an inherent part of our profession! By delving into your objectives, we will take on the daunting research tasks that no one enjoys. Subsequently, we will equip your organization with the knowledge and insights needed to address your questions, propelling your organization forward.

Strategic Advisory Team

Serving as your sidekick to success

Every Batman needs a Robin, every Jordan needs a Pippen, and every successful organization needs a dedicated partner who will work hand in hand as an extension of your team, offering valuable insights, strategic guidance, and collaborative efforts to help cultivate and achieve both your short and long-term business strategies, ultimately propelling you towards your desired objectives.