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June 5 | Nominations now open.
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What makes a sporting event the talk of the town; the priority of the press; the buzz of the boardroom; the darling of the accounting department? In the Spokane, Washington area, it’s record-breaking statistics. Passionate planning. Breathtaking locales. Enthusiastic fans. Character-infused community. Versatile venues. Crowd-drawing details. Simple-as-pie access. And a brilliantly creative and intuitive team behind it all to make sure everyone wins, from the fans and local businesses to the athletes, teams, promoters, and sponsors. Ready to win? We’re ready to help make it happen.
(Spokane, WA, January 25, 2017) – We are excited to announce that Spokane has been selected for the 2018 USATF National Club Cross Country Championships. This prestigious event will bring approximately 1,500 athletes—representing an estimated 65 running clubs from around the country—in December of 2018. The economic impact is impressive with competitors and their families booking as many as 4,500 hotel room nights, injecting nearly $3 million dollars into the local economy.
Spokane Sports Commission is proud to announce the date of our annual awards show celebrating Spokane’s brightest talent in local high school and club sports. These prestigious awards recognize local coaches and student athletes for exceptional athletic performance as well as their character, dedication, sportsmanship, and service. Learn more.
Nominations close May 1 | Awards Show: Monday, June 5
Spokane Sports Commission is dedicated to the long-term growth of sports in our region. With growth, comes the need for a new sports facility. Visit the new Spokane Sportsplex website, hosted in partnership with Spokane Public Facilities District, showing the progress on this important project.
Sports don't just entertain. They improve communities. They drive economies. And no other organization brings sports events to the Inland Northwest like the Spokane Sports Commission. We are a nonprofit coalition of regional government; business and volunteers committed to recruiting and developing sports events. With these events come tourism dollars, entertainment and media attention attracting sports fans from around the world. Business wins. Kids win. Fans win, our region wins.
714 N Iron Bridge Way, Suite 202 | Spokane, WA 99202
509.456.5812 | www.spokanesports.org