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What to know before buying a ticket to a US sports event

Last year was our busiest year yet at Sports Where I Am, with more people signing up and buying tickets through the mobile app and website than ever before. It was awesome. With this post, we’re hoping to answer some of the most common questions that have come up from our Australian users about the process of buying tickets to games in the USA. Of course we want you to … Continue reading What to know before buying a ticket to a US sports event

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New York and Madison Square Garden

Image: Madison Square Garden   Everyone knows that New York is arguably one of the best cities in the world for all things great, especially sport, but it’s during the American winter where it really shines it’s brightest. Notably, Madison Square Garden hosts all of the best winter events and you better believe that includes sport. This year, New York hosts St. Johns vs Penn State … Continue reading New York and Madison Square Garden

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College Football Tickets

Image: gridirondownunder.com   There’s nothing in the world quite like College football; the fans, the stadiums, the pre-event entertainment and the players. They’re all unique in their own right and all offer different experiences of their respective Colleges. You thought NFL was big in the States? Experience a game of College football and it will change your life. To put it in perspective: imagine getting … Continue reading College Football Tickets

The Pinstripe Bowl

Initially dubbed the “Yankee” Bowl because of the New York Yankee ownership (and hosted at Yankee Stadium), the Pinstripe Bowl received a face lift in 2010 with New Era agreeing to sponsor the event for four years and ESPN taking over the broadcasting rights for six. The Pinstripe Bowl has been a way for College teams to experience post-season game time despite not making the … Continue reading The Pinstripe Bowl

An Age Old Rivalry: Melbourne vs Sydney

There aren’t too many greater rivalries in the modern age than Melbourne v Sydney. In all honestly, other than about 800 kilometres and a few beer brands, there isn’t a lot that divides the two cities. Ask a Melbournian what they think of Sydney though and you’ll probably hear something along the lines of “there’s barely any culture there” whilst they sit down to smashed … Continue reading An Age Old Rivalry: Melbourne vs Sydney

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Where should you sit at NFL games? [Infographic]

Where to sit at NFL games [infographic] NFL is by far the most popular sport in the United States. It’s not even really that close: 33% of respondents to a 2015 Harris Poll of US sports fans picked NFL as their favourite league. The next highest was Major League Baseball… at 15%. The National Basketball Association? 5%. Another example: One of our SWIAM fan tips made reference … Continue reading Where should you sit at NFL games? [Infographic]

Nick Riewoldt joins Sports Where I Am

Nick Riewoldt joins Sports Where I Am

Today we are proud to announce that AFL star Nick Riewoldt has officially signed on to become the newest member of the Sports Where I Am team as Brand Ambassador. As a hugely respected figure in Australian sport as well as being someone with a strong connection to the United States, Nick is the ideal addition to our team. With his wife Catherine’s family located in Houston, … Continue reading Nick Riewoldt joins Sports Where I Am

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Add it to your itinerary: University of Georgia Football

If you’re a tourist coming to the USA, seeing the University of Georgia football team play might not be on your radar just yet. Most people start planning their trip around the biggest cities in the country and their respective underperforming iconic major league teams. But the type of experience that you can get at an NCAA game is what being a sports fan (and a traveler) is all about. For the following reasons, we feel … Continue reading Add it to your itinerary: University of Georgia Football

4 Tips for going to Yankee Stadium (outside the seating chart)

For me, going to Yankee Stadium was a dream realised. I can’t even claim to be a die-hard New York Baseball fan, but there is something iconic about Yankee Stadium that made it sit on top of my (ever-growing) ‘must-see’ list. One of the local New Yorkers we met on this trip put it into perspective when she said, ‘It’s the Mona Lisa for baseball fans’. I since … Continue reading 4 Tips for going to Yankee Stadium (outside the seating chart)