The State of the Region: Hampton Roads 2022
Hampton Roads is known for its relationship with water. For some, it is too much water in the wrong place at the wrong time. For others, it is how water can transform lives. Hampton Roads is home to several premier swimming organizations, and Hampton is opening a state-of-the-art aquatics facility. We explore how swimming is intertwined with the history of the region and the economic impact of the sport on the economy and lives of the region’s resident
Dragas Center for Economic Analysis and Policy, Old Dominion University, "Part 3: Splish - Splash - Cash: Swimming in Hampton Roads" (2022). State of the Region Reports: Hampton Roads. 196.