Besides bidding on events, we also work with local clubs to create all new events for our region. Check out these events only found in Spokane.
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2013 Windermere Marathon
May 19, Liberty Lake to Downtown Spokane
Whether you are running in the race or watching as a spectator, the 2013 Windermere Marathon is sure to be a great event. Starting in Liberty Lake before winding along the Spokane River Centennial Trail until finishing in River Park Square. This full marathon is certified by USA Track and Field and serves as a Boston Qualifier. Come check out this great race Sunday May 19 or the post race festivities! Find out more.
2013 NWAACC Track & Field Championships
May 21–22, Spokane Falls Community College
The Community Colleges of Spokane are once again excited to welcome some of the Pacific Northwest’s top Track and Field athletes to Spokane Falls Community College, May 21 & 22, for the NWAACC Outdoor Track & Field Championships.
2013 WIAA Track and Field Championships
May 24–25, Roos Field at Eastern Washington University
For the 18th year, the WIAA/Dairy Farmers of Washington 1A, 1B, 2B Track and Field Championships will be held at Roos Field, located on the campus of Eastern Washington University. Each year we look forward to welcoming more than 1,000 athletes, 500 coaches, administrators and thousands of fans to this outstanding event.
2013 WIAA 4A Softball State Championships
May 25-26, Dwight Merkel Sports Complex
Spokane looks forward to welcoming many of the states top softball players and teams to Dwight Merkel Sports Complex on May 25-26, 2013 for the WIAA Softball State Championships. Dwight Merkel Sports Complex is an 80-acre venue complete with five lighted softball fields, making it an ideal location for a great weekend of high school softball action.
Best in the Northwest Youth Baseball Invitational
June 21–23, Dwight Merkel Sports Complex
Spokane Pony Baseball and the Spokane Sports Commission are partnering to host the 1st annual Best in the Northwest Youth Baseball Invitational, June 21-23, 2013 at Dwight Merkel Sports Complex. This tournament will include excellent competition at an outstanding facility, great awards and prizes for players, on site concessions and a full service headquarter hotel to make it a great baseball weekend like none other. Sign-up today.
Spokane-Coeur d’Alene American Legion Wood Bat Classic
July 4-7, Spokane Baseball Fields
Spokane and Coeur d’Alene American Legion Baseball are excited to celebrate the Fourth of July with America’s national past-time as they play host to 40 teams from the Western United States and Canada for a great weekend of baseball action. Sign-up
2013 Lilac City Twilight Criterium
July 6, Downtown Spokane
The Lilac City Twilight Criterium is back! The downtown Spokane crit will thrill riders and spectators alike as racers fly through the streets of the vibrant heart of Spokane. The 2012 race was received with great success and we aim to make the 2013 race will be bigger, better, and faster! Learn more.
Valley Girl Triathlon
July 14, Liberty Lake, WA
EMDE sports returns with the 2013 Valley Girl Triathlon Sunday, July 14, set in beautiful Liberty Lake, WA. The Valley Girl Triathlon is a Women’s only sprint distance triathlon, which includes a 1/3 mile swim, 12 mile bike ride and 3 mile run. This event is a sell-out each year. Learn more.
2013 Girls 14-under “B” Fastpitch Regional Tournament
July 19-21, Dwight Merkel Sports Complex
Spokane Amateur Softball Association is looking forward to hosting the 2013 Girls 14-under “B” Fastpitch Regional Tournament, July 19-21, at Merkel Softball Complex. This will be a great weekend of softball action as teams prepare for the 14-under “B” Western National Championships in Stockton, CA, on August 30.
2013 Plante's Ferry 7-aside Adult Soccer Tournament
August 31–September 1, 2013 | Plantes Ferry Sports Stadium
Check out this brand new annual tournament, the Plante’s Ferry 7 aside Adult Soccer Tournament (PFAST). This will be the ultimate weekend of soccer action—for both players and spectators. Get your men's or women's team together. Email for more info.
2013 Liberty Lake RIM Ride: Century & Family Bike Ride
September 15, 2013 | Liberty Lake and Area
Sign-up today for this Century and Family Fun Bike Ride. This elevation ride, with 5M–100M course options, explores the beautiful areas of Liberty Lake, Post Falls, Green Bluff and Spokane Valley. Cyclists of all age and ability levels are welcome. Routes will be clearly marked and marshalled, with food stops, and medical and mechanical support. Proceeds from this ride support various Rotary Club and community outreach projects. Read more.
2013 Best Ball Classic Golf Tournament
September 21–22, 2013 | Circling Raven Golf Course
Each year, the Spokane Regional Sports Commission hosts the region's finest best ball tournament at the Circling Raven Golf Club. Proceeds from this tournament go to the Athletic Achievement Grant Program —an initiative that provides financial support to athletes in our region who need assistance to compete regionally or nationally. Reserve your spot early and enjoy a great weekend at the Coeur d'Alene Casino Resort-Hotel. Read more.
2013 Spokane Ultimate Table Tennis Tournament by JOOLA
October 12–13, The HUB Sports Center
This fall, the JOOLA North American Tour is adding a new stop in Spokane, Washington, called the 2013 Spokane Ultimate Table Tennis Tournament, October 12-13. This event is a four-star USATT-sanctioned event and will feature the JOOLA 3000SC centerfold table, which is the official table of USA Table Tennis and Table Tennis Canada. Sign-up today.
Border Smackdown International Boys Volleyball Tournament
May 18–19, Spokane Convention Center
Spokane Boys Volleyball Club and the Spokane Convention Center are excited to welcome 18 teams from across Canada and the Western United States to Spokane for the 2013 Border Smackdown International Boys Volleyball Tournament. Athletes ages 13-18 will be competing throughout this great weekend of volleyball action. Learn more.
Ironman Coeur d’Alene
June 23, Lake Coeur d’Alene
Coeur d’Alene offers one of the most scenic courses on the Ironman circuit as triathletes challenge themselves in the waters of Lake Coeur d’Alene, navigate a challenging 112 mile bike ride and a run along the shores of beautiful Lake Coeur d’Alene. Come check out this world-class race June 23, 2013 in scenic Coeur d’Alene, Idaho.
5K Foam Fest
July 23, Mt. Spokane State Park (Selkirk Lodge)
Imagine the coolest obstacle mud race ever, and then picture it staged inside a giant car wash! That’s the 5k Foam Fest in a nutshell! In fact, 10 seconds in, you’ll be so stoked out of your mind you’ll forget you’re actually exercising! Whether you’re a seasoned mud runner or just someone out to have a great time, from the moment you tie on your shoes, you’ll have a blast at the 5k Foam Fest. Sign-up.
2013 Girls 16-under “A” Fast pitch Western National
July 29- August 4, Merkel Softball Complex
Spokane Amateur Softball Association and the Spokane Sports Commission are excited to host the 2013 West National Championships, July 29–August 4, at Dwight Merkel Softball Complex. Dwight Merkel Sports Complex is an 80-acre venue complete with five lighted softball fields, making it an ideal location for these teams to compete as they look to secure one of the two bids available for the ASA/USA National Championships.
2013 Color Me Rad Race
June 15, Spokane County Raceway
Don’t miss the 2013 Color Me Rad, June 15, at Spokane County Raceway. Color Bombs start flying at 8 am with waves of runners getting plastered with paint every 5 minutes after. You’ll end up looking like a kindergarten art class gone wrong, but be enjoying a great run for an awesome cause as this year’s race will benefit the Peak 7 organization! Find out more
The Dirty Dash
July 13, Riverside State Park Equestrian Area
Spokane is once again excited to host the Dirty Dash on June 13 at the Riverside State Park Equestrian Area. The Dirty Dash is a mud run obstacle course where you’ll need to trudge up mountains of sludge, courage to overcome uncompromising obstacles, a complete lack of shame to wallow in pits of mud and a smile to show through at the end. Learn More.
2013 Diamond Cup & H1 Unlimited Hydroplane Races
August 30–September 1, 2013 | Plantes Ferry Sports Stadium
The Diamond Cup and H1 Unlimited Hydroplane racing return to Lake Coeur d'Alene Labor Day weekend, 2013. The Diamond Cup is the 7th stop on the H1 Hydroplane Circuit. Drivers and Teams from all over the Country will be battling for the National High Point Championship on one of the fastest race courses H1 has to offer. The sanctioned race will be located along Coeur d’Alene's Lakeshore Drive in the Silver Beach area. The first year will look to draw 70,000-90,000 spectators over that three day period. Don't miss out on this Summer's most exhilarating event. Buy Tickets.
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