“It’s encouraging to see that more and more sports groups
are finding an attractive option here in Reno Tahoe USA,” said Christopher
Baum, RSCVA President and CEO. “This family-friendly destination offers an
array of world-class indoor and outdoor sporting facilities, as well as a host
of restaurants, entertainment and natural beauty that combine to make a great
experience for athletic, active visitors.”
The 500,000 sq. ft. Reno-Sparks Convention Center is
currently hosting the USA Fencing March North American Cup, which runs through
March 18. The USA Team Handball Championships will be held at the Reno-Sparks
Convention Center May 17-19, and will also be returning in 2014. And the USA
Volleyball Boy’s Nationals will be held at the facility starting on June 25.
The Reno Events Center, located in the heart of downtown Reno,
will house the international FIVB Volleyball World League tournament event on
June 28 and 29, when USA takes on Bulgaria. The NBA Development League Showcase
returned to the Reno Events Center in January, marking the first time the
Showcase has been held in the same city in back-to-back years.
Triple Crown Sports has four tournaments scheduled for
Golden Eagle Regional Park in 2013. The Triple Crown 4th
Fireworks baseball tournament, the TC/USA Nationals softball tournament and the
Triple Crown Sports 14U Open Western World Series will all be held in July. And
the Triple Crown Reno-SparksTober Showcase will be held at the sports complex
in October as well.
The 2013 Nevada State Gymnastics Meet will be held at the
Grand Sierra Resort, beginning on March 21, and the resort previously hosted
the USA Boxing Junior World Team Open in January. This December, the US Sports
Congress will also be held in the hotel’s exhibit area.
“Booking all these events during 2012 shows that we’re
focusing our efforts in the right places,” added Baum. “Event producers enjoy
the flexibility of our facilities, and participants and their families
appreciate the great diversity of fun activities available when the competition