USA Fencing is currently seeking proposals to host its 2021 Junior Olympic National Championships. The 4-day (Friday through Monday) competition will attract more than 2,600 athletes (junior high school through college), as well as 1,000 spectators.
Here are the details:
Deadline to bid: Nov. 1, 2019
Time of year: Feb. 10-15, 2021
Venue requirements: 200,000 continuous square feet; minimum ceiling of 16 feet; facility must be able to accommodate 12 competition areas and 1 finals area; risers with seating for at least 500 spectators; four to 10 meeting rooms
Estimated number of participants: 2,600-2,800
Hotel requirements: Walking distance to venue; meeting space for 20-person board meeting and seating for 40 spectators.
Room nights: Attendee: 2,410; Staff: 522
Rights fee: None
For the complete RFP, click here.
For more information, email Christine Strong Simmons, senior director of operations, at firstname.lastname@example.org.