Sports and Recreation
Arenas and Minnesota Sports Governing Authorities
Arenas and Stadiums
- Ballparks - Click on the corresponding images to find information on facilities for professional baseball, basketball, football, hockey, car racing, and soccer.
- Ballparks of Baseball - Information including current attendance figures and building costs for past, present, and future Major League Baseball ballparks.
- Field of Schemes - An anti-stadium site based on the book Field of Schemes: How the Great Stadium Swindle Turns Public Money Into Private Profit. Among other things, it includes links to stadium news coverage, activist groups, and economic studies.
Minnesota Stadium Guides - Compiled by the staff of the Minnesota Legislative Reference Library
Minnesota Sports Governing Authorities
- BigTen Conference-University of Minnesota - Access to the home page from the athletics conference, also links to the other teams in the conference.
- Big Ten Network - The Big Ten conference includes the University of Illinois, Indiana University, University of Iowa, University of Michigan, Michigan State University, University of Minnesota, Northwestern University, The Ohio State University, Pennsylvania State University, Purdue University, and University of Wisconsin.
- Gophersports.com - Athletics site for the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities.
- Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference - Conference for Minnesota's Division III private undergraduate colleges.
- National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) - Voluntary association of approximately 1,200 institutions, conferences, organizations, and individuals devoted to the sound administration of intercollegiate athletics. Links to data on NCAA Gender Equity (Title IX).
- University of Minnesota-Twin Cities: Athletics - Site devoted to athletics and sports at the University of Minnesota .
Parks, Forests, and Public Land
- Grandma's Marathon - Annual event held in June in Duluth, Minnesota.
- Minneapolis Marathon - Annual event held in May in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 2009 was its inaugural year.
- Stillwater Marathon - Annual event held in May in Stillwater, Minnesota. 2009 is its inaugural year.
- Twin Cities in Motion - Includes information on the Twin Cities Marathon, an annual event held in October in Minneapolis and St. Paul, Minnesota.
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by the Minnesota Legislature.