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Blog Archive for October 2013

Columbus Named a Finalist for Eight NCAA Championship Events in 2014-2018

Oct 31

COLUMBUS NAMED A FINALIST FOR EIGHT NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP EVENTS IN 2014-2018

Ohio State, Ohio Dominican and  Sports Commission Garner Total of Eight Selections, Tied for Second-Highest of Any City in the Country Including NCAA Frozen Four, Women’s Volleyball Championships and Division II Women’s Basketball Elite Eight

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COLUMBUS TO HOST THE ASSOCIATION OF CHIEF EXECUTIVES FOR SPORT ANNUAL MEETING IN 2014

Oct 22

Sports Commission to Host CEO’s of United States Olympic Committee National Governing Bodies

COLUMBUS (October 21, 2013) – One of sport’s most powerful associations will visit Columbus in June 2014. The Association of Chief Executives for Sport (ACES), which is a trade association comprised exclusively of CEO’s of the United States national sport governing bodies, including all 47 U.S. Olympic sports, will hold their Annual Meeting in Columbus next spring.

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Columbus to Host the USA Volleyball Boys’ Junior National Championships in 2015

Oct 15

USA Volleyball Returns to Columbus after Hosting Girls National Championships in 2012;

Events Represents Close to 15,000 Attendees, 22,000 Hotel Room Nights and $10 Million in Visitor Spending

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Detroit, Columbus Selected to Host Events in 2015

Oct 11

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Oct. 11, 2013) – USA Volleyball announced Friday at its Regional Volleyball Association meetings being held in Denver that Detroit will serve as host city for the 2015 USA Volleyball Open National Championships and Columbus, Ohio, will serve as the host city for the 2015 USA Volleyball Boys’ Junior National Championships (BJNC).

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Columbus Blue Jackets 2013 Opening Night

Oct 02

The Columbus Blue Jackets Opening Night is fast approaching as the team opens their 13th National Hockey League season on Friday, October 4 vs. the Calgary Flames at 7 p.m.  Several exciting events and promotions are planned for Opening Night.

Special appearance by Jack Nicklaus as he will perform the ceremonial puck drop.

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NBA’s Cavaliers Return to Columbus with Preseason Game

Oct 01

NBA Preseason Action Comes to Columbus!

 Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Philadelphia 76ers

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Columbus Bids On 30 NCAA Championship Events Through 2017-18

Oct 01

COLUMBUS BIDS ON 30 NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP EVENTS

FOR 2014-15 THROUGH 2017-2018 ACADEMIC YEARS

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