USA Volleyball Boys’ Junior National Championships are coming to Columbus in June!
Watch the world's best professional golfers at the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide Insurance June 1-7
The 2015 OHSAA Baseball State Championships returns to Huntington Park June 4-6. Come out and cheer for the best baseball teams across the state!
Returning to OSU's Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium the OHSAA State Track & Field Championships June 5-6!
Save the Date for The Morning Sports Report presented by Marathon August 6, 2015! Click to purchase your tickets today!

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Capital City Half Marathon May 2

The OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon is one of the largest half marathons in the Midwest and is a celebration of the healthy and active lifestyle featuring a sold out field of 14,000 runners and walkers.

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the Memorial Tournament June 1-7

Presented by Nationwide was founded in 1976 and is hosted by Golf Legend and Columbus’ own Jack Nicklaus. The Memorial brings golf fans a top-ranked field of the world’s best professional golfers each year at this official PGA TOUR event played at Nicklaus’ own internationally acclaimed Muirfield Village Golf Club.

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New Albany Classic Sept 20

The New Albany Classic Invitational Grand Prix held each September is an international show jumping grand prix featuring the world’s leading equestrian athletes competing for $125,000 in prize money. Named the #1 Specialty Equestrian Event by the North American Riders Group in 2014.

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Columbus Marathon Oct 2015

The Nationwide Children’s Hospital Columbus Marathon has been ranked by Runner’s World as one of the top 20 marathons in the United States and by USA Today as one of the top fall marathons.

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Arnold Sports Festival March 5-8

The largest multi-sport event in the world. Featuring Arnold Schwarzenegger, 175,000 sports fans, 18,000 athletes and more than 45 sports and events.

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What's New

 Cheers to @capcityhalf on their amazing success and good luck to everyone running on Saturday!  Lots of volleyball being played today at #GCCC for the Dayton Juniors Presidents' Cup Tournament! #sportsincbus  Thank you for your continued interest in support of our girls and women in sports #WSR2015  The Sports Commission took advantage of the gorgeous weather yesterday and went skating at Winter Park @bluejacketsnhl #NHLAllStar  We are officially moved into our new office! Stop in and say hi! 155 W. Nationwide Blvd.  Thank you to all our wonderful Ohio mascots and OSU cheer squad for coming out and supporting our efforts to bring the @ncaa_offical Women's Final Four to Columbus!! #WFFColumbus @clbclippers @columbuscrew @stingercbj @brutus_buckeye  Let's show the WBB committee that Columbus is the perfect host city for the Women's Final Four!! #WFFBringIt  NHL Commissioner, Gary Bettman, and Columbus Blue Jackets President of Hockey Operations, John Davidson, discuss the upcoming NHL All Star Game. CBJ players Jack Johnson, Boone Jenner and Brandon Dubinsky revisit the exciting season and what the future holds for the Blue Jackets and Columbus #NHL #CBJ #MSR2014 @bluejacketsnhl photo credit: @krobphoto  Thumbs up to Grand Prix Karting for providing us with an action packed afternoon! @k_wags1 @lauren_mccarty @arianatyler45 #ColumbusSports  Have you received your season tickets yet? @theohiostatefootball season is just around the corner and the OHSAA State Football Championships are coming back to Columbus in December!  The Staten Island Fencing Center showing off their 2014 National Fencing Championship banner! @usfencing  Happy Birthday to Bruce! #bestbirthdayever  Things are getting wild at the USA Fencing National Championships today @usfencing #usfencing #columbussports  Giving the USA Fencing Officials a taste of Columbus by treating them to some Jeni's Ice Cream @jenisicecreams #USFencing #ColumbusSports  Gorgeous day for the 2014 OHSAA Boys State Baseball Championships at Huntington Park #OHSAA #ColumbusSports  Major Coleman greeting the Association of Chief Executives for Sport at their welcome reception #ColumbusSports  It's another gorgeous day at the Memorial Tournament! @memorialgolf #theMemorial #ColumbusSports  Lots of excitement at @owu360 for the NCAA DIII Track & Field Championships @ncaa_offical #ncaad3  Heard a very inspirational and entertaining speech by Dave Wottle, the 1972 800m Olympic Champion during the 2014 Division III Outdoor Track & Field Championships Banquet @ncaa_offical  We popped over to the @northmarket today to grab some Gro-ables courtesy of @gosproutit We're ready to start growing our gardens! #lifeincbus  #lifeincbus  The Sports Commission had a great time running at @capcityhalf this morning! Thank you for the awesome experience! #columbussports #GCSC #capcityhalf #celebrate  The @ncaa_offical Women's Final Four Bid is finished and on it's way! Thank you to everyone who helped with the process! #ColumbusSports #NCAA  Our supporters are testing their skills at high performance driving at the "Learn, Lap, and Lunch" event at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course #ColumbusSports #GCSC  Columbus CTAs attending the "Lunch & Learn" event to hear about the Experience Dedicated Destination program from Mickey Schaefer, CEO and founder of the Tourism Ambassador Institute and the Certified Tourism Ambassador Program @experiencecolumbus #columbussports #expcols  Sports Commission is out in full strength supporting @bluejacketsnhl @k_wags1 @arianatyler45 @bt_briantimm  It's a great night for a baseball game! @clbclippers @goconnectsports #columbussports  @goconnectsports hanging out on the Block O at Ohio Stadium! Looks like we might have some new Buckeye fans!  And we're going to overtime!! #BattleOn #CBJ

Major League Sports City

Did you know that the Blue Jackets’ arrival in Columbus was announced as the top moment in Columbus sports history voted by fans in 2002 in conjunction with the launch of the Greater Columbus Sports Commission. The Columbus Blue Jackets play at Nationwide Arena, downtown in the Arena District.

To learn more about the Blue Jackets, meet the team, print off a schedule or buy tickets visit

Did you know that MAPFRE Stadium was built in 1999 as the first soccer-specific stadium built for a professional soccer team in the second pro era of American football.

Get match highlights and stay up-to-date with the team by checking out #CrewSC

Did you know that the Columbus Clippers were 2010-2011 Triple-A Back to Back National Champions! Stay updated with the Clippers, Triple-A Affilate of the Cleveland Indians, by downloading the team app for FREE. Available on iPhone and Android. Learn more here.

Did you know that three Ohio Machine players, Kyle Hartzell, Marcus Holman and Steele Stanwick, were named to the 52-man U.S. Men’s National Team training roster.  These players will train with Team USA at a series of fall and winter events, culminating with the Champion Challenge, a US Lacrosse event, where they will vie for 23 spots on the final world championships roster.

For a recap of the Ohio Machine’s season visit and follow the Ohio Machine on twitter @MachineMLL #Machine

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