What's New in Tucson Sports
Follow updates and developments related to the sports tourism industry in Tucson and So. AZ.
CONNECT VIA SOCIAL: #TucsonSports Facebook | @TucsonSports Instagram | @TucsonSports Twitter
Upcoming Sporting Events
Stay up to date with upcoming sporting events in Tucson, Pima County and the Town of Oro Valley. Find event info and press releases here.
TUCSON ROADRUNNERS 2020-2021 SEASON - The 2020-2021 AHL season will begin on February 5th to include 28 teams. This wil mark the 5th season of the Tucson Roadrunners calling the Tucson Arena home. Read the press release here. Date: January 4, 2021
NARANJA PARK (ORO VALLEY) SELECTED AS US QUIDDITCH WESTERN REGIONALS IN 2022 - The 2022 US Quidditch West Regional Championshpis will be held at Naranja Park (Oro Valley) on February 26-27, 2022. View the USQ location announcement here. Date: October 1, 2020
Annual Sporting Events and Related Updates
For news on Tucson’s annual sporting events, organizational changes, and facility updates. See our Marquee Events to learn more about our major annual events.
POSTPONED: EL TOUR DE TUCSON - The 38th El Tour de Tucson rescheduled for Saturday, April 10, 2021 has now been postponed for a second time to November 20, 2021. Registered participants will have their registrations deferred to November 20, 2021. Read the update here. Date: February 10, 2021
CANCELED: EPIC RIDES #24HOP - After closely monitoring the pandemic and working with public health officials and TMC, Epic Rides has canceled the 22nd Annual 24 Hour in the Old Pueblo. The 2022 dates are scheduled for February 11-13. Read the full cancellation details here. Date: January 11, 2021
CANCELED: AZ STATE YOUTH BASKETBALL CHAMPIONSHIP - To continue prioritizing the health and safety of their statewide youth basketball community, State Basketball Championship has made the difficult decision to cancel the 2021 AZ State Championship, scheduled for February 26-28. All teams registered and paid for the 2021 tournament will receive full refunds. Visit the website for details. Date: January 9, 2021
CANCELED: CACTUS CLASSIC INVITATIONAL - The 2021 Cactus Classic Invitational has been canceled for the saftey of all participating staff, teams, families and the Tucson community. They are currently looking for alternative dates to host the event. Visit the website for updates. Date: December 17, 2020
CANCELED: FORT LOWELL SHOOTOUT - The 31st Annual Fort Lowell Shootout, scheduled for January 15-17, 2021, has been cancelled to prioritize the health and safety of our community. Check RSL-AZ Soccer Club's facebook page for updates. Date: December 9, 2020
PIMA COUNTY FACILITIES UPDATE - Pima County has released an updated memorandum suspending the use of County facilities (Natural Resources Parks & Rec and Kino Sports Complex) for sports tournaments, leagues and team use thru Dec. 31st. This update follows the restrictions put in place on November 19th, cancelling all tournaments and athletic events with interstate teams. Read the full memorandum here. Date: November 30, 2020
POSTPONED: TUCSON INVITATIONAL GAMES - After careful consideration, the 20th anniversary of the Annual Tucson Invitational Games (TIG) has been postponed to March 2022. Visit the website for full updates. Date: November 23, 2020
TUCSON PARKS & REC UPDATE - Due to the increase in Covid-19 cases, Tucson Parks & Rec will not be scheduling fields for any new games or tournaments thru Jan. 31st. A few local games currently scheduled will be allowed to continue provided that they follow their submitted Covid-19 action plans. No spectators or events including interstate travel will be allowed. Read the full update here. Date: November 19, 2020