Columbus Sports Stories & Scoops

5 Strategies to Recruit Local Volunteers

Many of the organizations who choose Columbus as a host city have significantly benefited from the support and enthusiasm of local volunteers. In this blog post, we'll explore effective strategies to help you attract community members and encourage their active participation in making your event a…

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Key Considerations When Choosing a Host City

Selecting the right city to host your sports event is a crucial decision that can impact its success. Of course, we think Columbus is a top host city, but wanted to share five key considerations to keep in mind when you're selecting a host city. Infrastructure and Facilities Evaluate the city's…

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Open House at the Woody with Coach Day

Ohio State head football coach Ryan Day, his assistant coaches and 10-to-15 current members of the football team will take part in a two-hour, 1870 Society Open House at the Woody Hayes Athletic Center from 10 a.m. until 12 p.m. on Saturday, March 2. Tickets for the event are $250 for an individual…

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Columbus' Path to the Podium

More than 60,000 people saw the power, grace and athleticism of figure skating in Columbus last week. The Prevagen U.S. Figure Skating Championships is projected to have created $8 million in direct visitor spend for Columbus. The community value extends further than that. Columbus put sold out…

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U.S. Figure Skating Championships on the Today Show

If you saw figure skating on the Today Show and wanted to learn more about the Prevagen U.S. Figure Skating Championships, tap the tiles below to see the schedule, get tickets or learn more. To kick off Championships Week in Columbus, skaters Ava Ziegler and Lindsay Thorngren went to Rockefeller…

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How to Watch the U.S. Figure Skating Championships on TV

The best place to watch the 2024 Prevagen U.S. Figure Skating Championships from a seat inside Nationwide Arena. If you can't make it to Columbus, you can tune into NBC and USA or stream on Peacock all week. Here's the rundown. All times ET On NBC January 26 8 p.m. - Championship Women Free Skate…

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Watch Practice at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships

During the Prevagen U.S. Figure Skating Championships, athletes will be practicing at the OhioHealth Ice Haus. We're excited to announce those practices will be open to the public to attend for free. Here's a preview of each practice session and what to watch for if you attend. Head to the box…

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