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Nov 27
Work up an unforgettable Thanksgiving appetite with a European-style 5K around Reid Park. Or enjoy this fun opportunity to ch...more
Dec 6
A great event for the whole family, the Tucson Marathon Family Fitness Fest will be held on the University of Arizona campus ...more
Dec 7
The Tucson Full- & Half-Marathons & Marathon Relay & Yarnell 19 Memorial Run start in the Old West historical tow...more
Dec 12
The first-ever 65 & Over League Invitational will bring together the top gender teams of players 65 years and over who wi...more

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Sports Events

Athletes can explore without boundaries in Tucson, surrounded by mountain-and-desert terrain, abundant sunshine, and state-of-the-art facilities. Pros in training and weekend warriers alike will find challenges that test their limits. If you're an athlete, you'll be amazed at the stories you can tell with Tucson as your playing field. cycling, soccer, golf, tennis, baseball, endurance events, college sports, and outdoor adventures.


2014 - 2015 Signature Events


Special Olympics El Tour de Tucson

November 20-23, 2014
Tucson Convention Center (TCC) and roadways throughout Pima County
TCC registration Thursday, November 20th - Saturday, November 22, 2014
Historically 8,000-9,000 participants
Projected room nights: 2,500-3,500


Major League Soccer (MLS): Desert Diamond Cup

February through first week of March 2015
Kino Sports Complex: North Complex
10-12 Major League Soccer teams training for 7-10 days
Projected room nights: 2,000-3,000


Tucson Association of Realtors: Ft. Lowell Shootout

January 16-18, 2015
Various multi-purpose facilities throughout City of Tucson and Pima County
Targeting 400 total teams
Projected room nights: 1,500-2,000


Tucson Invitational Games (TIG): Softball and Baseball

March 2015
City of Tucson: Lincoln Park Complex and Pima County: Kino Sports Complex
62 total softball teams and 68 total baseball teams in 2014
Project room nights: 10,000-12,000


Champions Tour: Tucson Classic

March 16-22, 2015
Omni Tucson National Resort: Catalina Course
Championship no-cut format March 20-22, 2015
Pro-Am Event March 18-19, 2015
Broadcast on the Golf Channel
First year event


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Angel Natal, Director of Sports Development
520-770-2170, anatal@visitTucson.org.

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520-770-2129, lisely@visitTucson.org.

 
     

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