Sports Meetings & Sporting Events
Colorado Springs is a perfect location for any sporting competition or special event. Boasting over 300 days of sunshine each year and great venues, there are numerous reasons to choose Colorado Springs to host your indoor or outdoor sporting event or sports meeting. Home to over 40 sports organizations including 20 National Governing Bodies (NGBs), Colorado Springs’ history is steeped in sportsmanship and the spirit of competition.
Colorado Springs may be best known in the world of competitive sport as the home to two of the nations’ most respected athletic facilities:
United States Olympic Committee (USOC)—The USOC, based in Colorado Springs, is the governing body that serves as the National Olympic Committee (NOC), the National Paralympic Committee (NPC), and coordinates the relationship between the U.S. Anti-Doping Committee and the World Anti-Doping Committee. The USOC is responsible for entering athletes in Games of the Olympiad, the Olympic Winter Games, and the Pan-American Games and has made its home in Colorado Springs for the last three decades.
U.S. Olympic Training Center—The U.S. Olympic Training Center is one of three Olympic training facilities the USOC employs for Olympic and Paralympic athletes. The facility includes an Olympic-sized swimming pool, indoor shooting range, velodrome, gymnasiums and weight rooms, training facilities, a sports laboratory, and athlete dormitories, as well as an education center.Colorado Springs has the venues and expertise to host competitions, invitationals, conferences, and world-class sporting events. Centrally located, Colorado Springs is a convenient, economical, and exciting choice for your competition or sports-related event.
One-stop planning makes for a successful, well organized event!
For more information about planning a sports related event in Colorado Springs or the Pikes Peak region please contact our staff:
Sales Manager, Sports & Special Events
Toll Free: 800.888.4748, Ext. 142
Contact Cheryl McCullough