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Sports Virginia is a statewide collaboration of professionals from local convention and visitor bureaus, sports commissions, parks and recreation departments and facilities. Our sports experts are geared toward making the planning and hosting of sporting events as seamless as possible.

This site is your one stop source for information to help with planning an event in Virginia. The Virginia team can assist with site selection and distribution of bid/RFP information statewide or to select Sports Virginia partners.

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Latest News

  • March 6, 2018

    The Basketball Tournament, the summertime, single-elimination contest that awards the winning team $2 million, will come to Richmond for the first time this summer. The Arthur Ashe Center will host TBT’s South regional July 13-15, one of the tournament’s four regionals.
  • February 15 2018

    The Smith River Sports Complex (SRSC) is pleased to announce its 2018 spring schedule that will bring visitors to Martinsville-Henry County beginning February 24.
  • December 13, 2017

    The USWDGC will be held in Spotsylvania, Virginia. Spotsylvania is the host to one of the largest Women’s disc golf scenes in the World.
  • November 12, 2017

    The award-winning bicycle event series Farm to Fork Fondo will include a stop in Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley in 2018. 500 cyclists from throughout the country are expected to attend Farm to Fork Fondo – Shenandoah on May 19-20, 2018

Meet Virginia's Team

  • Joni Johnson
    Joni Johnson, CTP, TMP
    Virginia Tourism Corporation
    National Sales Manager
  • Stephanie Kenney
    Stephanie Kenney
    Virginia Tourism Corporation
    Marketing Specialist

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