Up for Bid: 2017 USA Weightlifting Nationals

By Connect Sports Staff, May 17, 2016

USA Weightlifting is currently seeking bids to host its 2017 National Championship. The event is expected to draw more than 400 athletes and about 600 spectators.

Here are the details:

Deadline to bid: May 31 (extended)

Preferred dates: Early May

Venue requirements: 35,000 square feet of flexible competition space; seating for 600 spectators (preferably raised); breakout rooms; Wi-Fi

Estimated number of participants: More than 400

Hotel requirements: Near airport; walking distance to venue

Room nights: 1,200

Rate: $119 or less

Rights fee: $5,000

For the complete RFP, click here.

For more information, email Phil Andrews, CEO/Director, Events & Programs, at phil.andrews@usaweightlifting.org.

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