Fort Worth Convention and visitors Bureau Blog

Erica Holmes: Woman Worth Meeting

As a child in North Carolina, Erica Holmes found her passion: sports. Today, she is responsible for helping run the American Athletic Conference Men's and Women's basketball tournament, which was recently contested in Fort Worth “My first love in life was sports. I played every sport growing up and…

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Jennifer Garrison: Woman Worth Meeting

In December, Jennifer Garrison made the sort of history Title IX legislation was intended to encourage. TCU had decided to start a women’s triathlon program and named Garrison its first coach. The Horned Frogs became only the second Power 5 athletic department to add what the NCAA has designated an…

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Heidi Swartz: Woman Worth Meeting

The sport that became Heidi Swartz’s profession wasn’t one in which she participated in her youth. “I participated in gymnastics, ice skating, and golf growing up. However, it was not until I was an adult that I got involved in running,” she emailed. “I started running after I started working for…

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Guide to the Panther City Lacrosse Season

Panther City Lacrosse Club(PCLC) begins its second season in the National Lacrosse League in December 2022 with home games played at Dickies Arena. The club's season start in Fort Worth on Friday, December 9, against the Las Vegas Desert Dogs. …

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Dining Near Local Sporting Complexes

Fort Worth is home to seemingly unlimited opportunities for the athlete in your family –– whether the sport is soccer, track, dance, rodeoor roping. If you’re in town for a competition or game, here are some dining opportunities near six local sports complexes…

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Indoor Sporting Facilities in Fort Worth

Fort Worth is home to a mix of training facilities that cater to the average Joe and the pro athlete. If you're looking to get back in shape or simply try something new, here are a few recreational facilities providing [safe and healthy] solutions for keeping in shape. Game On Fort Worth Game On…

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Urban Fishing in Fort Worth

The sport of fishing lends itself to maintaining a healthy separation. You don’t want your quarry to have too many hooks from which to choose. Luckily, you don’t have to travel a great distance to enjoy your socially distant pastime asFort Worth’s waterways offer a number of options for you to catch a few fish while not catching anything else. …

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