About Us

About Us

About The Colorado Springs Sports Corporation

The Colorado Springs Sports Corporation (The Sports Corp) is a 501(c)3 non-profit committed to establishing a strong regional presence through positive economic development and contribution to the quality of life for citizens in the Pikes Peak Region. The Sports Corp was established in 1978 to assist in the relocation of the United States Olympic Committee from New York City to Colorado Springs and has grown and prospered to become a driving force in the agenda for amateur and Olympic sport.
 
Through event promotion and community development activities, The Sports Corp plays a critical role in bringing city and civic leaders together with some of the nation's premier sporting organizations, including the United States Olympic Committee and national and international sports organizations. 
 
As a professional event management company, The Sports Corp spearheads the organization and management of the following annual major events driving economic vitality in the Pikes Peak Region: Rocky Mountain State Games, The Broadmoor Pikes Peak Cycling Hill Climb, Pikes Peak Airstrip Attack, Colorado Springs Labor Day Lift Off, and the Colorado Springs Sports Hall of Fame.
 
Historically, The Sports Corp has also been integrally involved in the production of many other high profile single or multi-year events including: the Olympic Downtown Celebration, USA Pro Challenge, USA Cycling Hill Climb National Championships, State Games of America, State Games of the West, U.S. Open Ultimate Championships, USA Archery National Target Championships, Warrior Games, NORCECA Men’s & Women’s Volleyball World Championship Qualifier, International Downhill Federation Pikes Peak World Cup, USA Boxing National Championships and more. Additionally, The Sports Corp contributes significant operational support annually for The Broadmoor Pikes Peak International Hill Climb.
 
These major events celebrate the unique sports legacy and traditions in the Pikes Peak Region as well as exemplify The Sports Corp’s dedication to making Colorado Springs a sports destination as “Olympic City USA.”
 
Mission Statement
 
The mission of the Colorado Springs Sports Corporation is to:
Attract, retain and support local, state and national sports organizations and businesses
Attract, create and retain sporting events that contribute to the quality of life for citizens of the Pikes Peak region
Support the economy of Colorado Springs by promoting the region as a destination for sports business, competition and meetings
Support youth sports through the recognition of athletes and coaches