USA Weightlifting is currently seeking bids to host its 2021 National Championships. The event is expected to draw 400 athletes, 230 coaches and staff, and about 800 spectators. Here are the details:
Deadline to bid: Jan. 15, 2020
Preferred dates: May 12-16; May 19-23 (second choice)
Venue requirements: 20,000 square feet of flexible competition space; 7,000-10,000 sq.-ft. training hall; seating for 600-1,000 spectators (classroom or raised); 15bps wired upload internet for webcasting
Estimated number of participants: More than 400
Hotel requirements: Near airport; walking distance to venue
Room nights: 800 (rooms to be managed by Team Travel Source)
Rate: $119-$129 per night
Rights fee: $5,000
For the complete RFP, click here.
For more information, email Dimi Kosmakos, Director of Sales and New Business Development/Site and Housing Lead for USA Weightlifting National Youth Championships, at firstname.lastname@example.org.