U.S. Figure Skating is currently seeking bids to host its 2021 Synchronized Skating Sectional Championships. The Synchronized Skating Sectional Championships attract more than 6,000 athletes, team personnel and fans each year. The Eastern Sectional is held as its own event and the Midwestern Sectional is held in conjunction with the Pacific Coast Sectional. Here are the details:
Deadline to bid: Sept. 30, 2019
Date Options: January 19-24, 2021 or January 26-31, 2021
Venue requirements: An arena with seating for at least 2,500 with an ice sheet measuring at least 85’ x 185’; at least two additional nearby ice surfaces for practice
Estimated number of attendees: More than 6,000
Hotel requirements: One “official” hotel within close proximity to the competition arena for housing officials (appx. 50 rooms will be needed per night). Additional hotels to accommodate 2,500-3,000 room nights.
Room nights: 3,000-5,000
Rate: $100-$130 preferred
For the complete RFP, click here.
For more information, email Megan Romeo, Coordinator, Competitions, at firstname.lastname@example.org.