20 Years of #sportsincbus

Posted on Wednesday, August 16, 2017

This year marks the 15th anniversary of the Greater Columbus Sports Commission (Sports Commission) but it’s not the only milestone we are recognizing in 2017! Linda Shetina Logan, executive director and our fearless leader, is celebrating her 20th (!) anniversary with Experience Columbus and the

Meet the Sports Commission: Brian Timm

Posted on Friday, June 30, 2017


June marked an exciting milestone for the Greater Columbus Sports Commission (Sports Commission) - we turned 15 years old! On June 27, 2002 the Sports Commission was officially created by Executive Director Linda Shetina Logan.

Fast-forward 15 years later, and you’ll find that few people have been around longer or made more of an impact on the Sports Commission than Brian Timm, Director of Corporate Partnerships. Read more about a true veteran of the sports industry and what he loves most about his profession and Columbus!

Columbus Sets the Gold Standard in Running

Posted on Thursday, April 27, 2017 | David Babner

April 29 marks the 14th Anniversary for the OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon, Quarter Marathon and Commit to be Fit 5k.

Columbus has become one of the best places to live, visit and play!

With major running events that garner regional and national attention, more than 200 miles of trails in a

Dear Columbus, by Katie Smith

Posted on Wednesday, March 29, 2017 | Katie Smith

Basketball coach Katie SmithDear Columbus,

My name is Katie Smith and I want to share my feelings about two of my greatest loves: basketball and Columbus.

Growing up in Southeastern Ohio, my parents provided my family and me with many opportunities: choir, dance, 4-H and sports. We had to travel for many of these activities so