Up for Bid: 2018-2019 CrossFit Games Regional Events

CrossFit Games Regional Events
CrossFit, Inc., is currently looking for hosts for its CrossFit Games regional events in 2018 and 2019. The CrossFit Games regional events will take place in eight cities over three consecutive weeks during a month-long window. Each event draws more than 5,000 spectators per day and 260 athletes. Additionally, the events bring additional attention through streaming content throughout each weekend. Here are the details: Deadline: Letter of interest to host a 2018 event is due by April 1; Full proposal due April 15. The 2019 bid process will remain open and contracts may be awarded at any time. Time of year: 2018: May 8-14; May 15-21; May 22-28; May 29-June 4 2019: May 7-13; May 14-20; May 21-27; May 28-June 3 Venue requirements: Hockey/basketball venues; convention center; seating for 5,000. Willing to discuss temporary options. Estimated number of athletes: 260 Estimated number of spectators: More than 5,000 per day at each event Hotel requirements: 2-3 hotels Room nights: 3,000-5,000 per event Rate: $175 Rights fee: $25,000 cash or services in-kind For the full RFP, click here. For more information, email Billy Rodgers at billy@crossfitgames.com.