2014 Sochi Olympic Downtown Celebration & Downtown Dash Friday, February 7th Come Celebrate the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games Friday, February 7th, in Downtown Colorado Springs! Participate in the Short and Sweet Downtown Dash and watch KOAA's broadcast of the 2014 Sochi Olympic Ceremonies on the big screen. Other festivities include a dog sled demonstration, snowmobiles, ice rink activities, community tobaggan and snowshoe races, as well as live entertainment by Austin Young and other performers. Click here for more information and to register for the Short & Sweet Downtown Dash. Come watch as USA Olympians light the cauldron and celebrate the spirit of the Olympic Games in downtown Colorado Springs, the city where Olympic and Paralympics Dreams begin for America’s athletes! Please check back for more information closer to the event and come join in the celebration! Rocky Mountain State Game Opening Ceremonies Friday, July 25th The Rocky Mountain State Games will feature its Opening Ceremonies, on Friday, July 25th, in Downtown Colorado Springs. This celebration will kick off the Rocky Mountain State Games weekend with an athlete gathering, and a fun, festival type atmosphere! This celebration is a city wide event that will feature live entertainment and food! Please check back for more information closer to the event and come join in the celebration! Come and experience the excitement of this statewide amateur sports festival!!
Events Coming in 2014
Student-Athlete College Eligibility and Recruiting Informational Presentation - January TBD
Rocky Mountain State Games Dog Sled Race - Feb 8 & 9
Salute to the Olympic Family Luncheon - April TBD
Sports Corp Golf Tournament - May 14
College Football Kick-off Luncheon - June TBD
Rocky Mountain State Games - July 18-20, 25-27
Hockey Face-off Luncheon - October TBD
Colorado Springs Sports Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony - October TBD
Colorado Springs, November 4-------Pop the corks and spread the good news! Colorado Springs is back in the 2014 USA Pro Challenge once again, and the world’s top cyclists will be in the city for the famed event’s stage 4 Circuit Race on Thursday, August 21, with the exact route to be announced in the future. Colorado Springs hosted the first stage, the prologue of the inaugural event in 2011, and again in 2012, State 5 from Breckenridge to downtown Colorado Springs, but the city was not included in last summer’s edition of the elite international race. The Local Organizing Committee leadership for the Colorado Springs Stage 4 race is composed of Co-Chairs Peter Scoville (Cushman & Wakefield), Chris Carmichael (Carmichael Training Systems) and Meredith Vaughan (Vladimir Jones), along with Sports Corp President & CEO Tom Osborne and Chris Jenkins (Nor’Wood Development Group) After receiving interest from cities throughout...Read More...
Sports Corp Adds Aubrey McCoy And Jeff Mosher To Its Management Team Colorado Springs, August 26---------The Colorado Springs Sports Corporation has appointed Aubrey McCoy and Jeff Mosher to a pair of new positions within the organization. Sports Corp President and CEO Tom Osborne has named McCoy as Event Coordinator and Mosher as Special Projects Manager for the organization. Aubrey McCoy McCoy is a graduate of the University of Wyoming with a degree in Marketing, and has served as a Fellow at the El Pomar Foundation. She has worked at the Sports Corp since 2011 in a variety of roles related to the Rocky Mountain State Games, the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, the Colorado Springs Sports Hall of Fame and other major events in a special events role, as well as volunteer coordinator for Sports Corp events in the areas of recruiting, scheduling and training. She has helped to coordinate the Sports Corp’s relationship with the United States Olympic Committee...Read More...
Olympic Downtown Celebration On Friday Night Includes Mini Torch Run To Light Rocky Mountain State Games Flame and All-Star Concert Lineup Record 7,737 Athletes Registered For The Games Colorado Springs, July 24----------Last summer, when between 15,000-20,000 fans gathered in downtown Colorado Springs for the first Olympic Downtown Celebration as the Olympic Games in London opened, the lighting of the Rocky Mountain State Games Flame by 1992 Olympic Figure Skating gold medalist Kristi Yamaguchi and her husband, Olympic ice hockey star Bret Hedican was one of the highlights of the evening. On Friday night, the event will be repeated as part of the gala festivities downtown when 2012 United States National figure skating pairs champions and 2014 Olympic medal hopefuls Caydee Denney and John Coughlin will light the torch to salute the 2013 Rocky Mountain State Games as part of the Olympic Downtown Celebrationduring the evening of special entertainment and...Read More...
Blind Athletes from 17 Countries Compete in Colorado Springs USABA hosts the IBSA World Youth Championships and Pan Am Games Colorado Springs, Colo. (July 8, 2013) – The United States Association of Blind Athletes (USABA) is hosting two events at Colorado College; The 2013 International Blind Sports Association (IBSA) World Youth Championships and the 2013 IBSA Pan American Games, July 11-14. More than 250 blind and visually impaired athletes from 17 different nations are gearing up to compete in judo and goalball (a team sport designed specifically for blind and visually impaired athletes). The World Youth Championships feature some of the world’s top up and coming athletic talent, many of whom aspire to be Paralympians. The Pan American Games will feature many Paralympic athletes including the Women’s and Men’s National Goalball Teams and the National Judo Team. The Pan American Games will serve as a qualifying tournament...Read More...
Presented By: Colorado Amateur Athletes Wanted For The 2013 Rocky Mountain State Games In Colorado Springs, July 19-21 and July 26-28 Colorado Springs, June 14---------The invitations are open and we want you! Colorado amateur athletes of every age, skill level and a passion for sports can choose from among 36 sports offered in the Rocky Mountain State Games, presented by AT&T, in Colorado Springs over the last two weekends in July. To get all the details on the sports available and to register to compete for Gold, Silver and Bronze medals in the state’s largest sports festival, go to: www.rockymountainstategames.org Like the Rocky Mountain State Games on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/rockymountainstategames The Rocky Mountain State Games is Colorado’s...Read More...
- Colorado Springs Gets Stage 4 Of 2014 USA Pro Challenge As Top International Cyclists Return To The City For Circuit Race
- Sports Corp Adds Aubrey McCoy and Jeff Mosher to Management Team
- Mini Torch Run - RMSG Cauldron Lighting & All-Star Concert Lineup Features of Olympic Downtown Celebration
- Blind Athletes from 17 Countries Compete in Colorado Springs
- Colorado Amateur Athletes Wanted for 2013 Rocky Mountain State Games
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Colorado Springs Gets Stage 4 Of 2014 USA Pro Challenge As Top International Cyclists Return To The City For Circuit RaceColorado Springs, November 4-------Pop the corks and spread the good news! Colorado Springs is back in the 2014 USA Pro Challenge once again, and the world’s top cyclists will...Read More...
Sports Corp Adds Aubrey McCoy and Jeff Mosher to Management TeamSports Corp Adds Aubrey McCoy And Jeff Mosher To Its Management Team Colorado Springs, August 26---------The Colorado Springs Sports Corporation has appointed Aubrey McCoy and Jeff Mosher to a pair...Read More...