SportsEvents Magazine

DEC 2016

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December 2016 142 CVBs & Sports Commissions Sponsored Content ichita Falls, Texas is a winning location for your next tournament, sports clinic, meet or convention. Located midway between Dallas/Fort Worth and Oklahoma City, Wichita Falls is easily accessible for multi-state events. With 1,800 hotel rooms available, there are plenty of options for your teams and fans to rest after a long day of play. The Wichita Falls Sports Alliance, in partnership with the Convention & Visitors Bureau, can offer volunteers, sponsorship opportunities, housing assistance and much more! Wichita Falls offers spacious amenities including more than 18 miles of sprawling concrete trails throughout the city to ap- pease bikers, joggers, walkers and roller- bladers. These trails make a great venue for competitive trail runs. Or if off-road runs are more your thing, then our Wee-Chi-Tah trail is one to try! Events of all sizes will find a home at the Wichita Falls Multi-Pur- pose Events Center. This complex includes a 6,500-seat Coliseum with NBA quality basketball floor, convertible ice rink, locker rooms, suites and training rooms. The Kay Yeager Coliseum also adapts for Indoor Soccer and Indoor Football. For sports meetings and clinics, take advantage of the adjacent Exhibit Hall with 58,000 square feet of usable floor space, including 2 large halls and 10 breakout rooms. Within the complex, our 1,200-seat indoor Agricultural Arena and Stall Barn is a great location for equestrian events and rodeos. The Wichita Falls Sports Complex boasts eight lighted softball fields and portable mounds for youth baseball. For tennis, Midwestern State University, Hamilton Park Tennis Center and Weeks Park Tennis Center combine for a total of 29 lighted courts. Tee it up at the Champions Course at Weeks Park, home of the Texas Okla- homa Jr. Golf Tournament. This upscale, municipal 18-hole course makes a great headquarter course for tournaments with use of additional courses throughout the community. Work with the Wichita Falls Convention & Visitors Bureau to plan your next sports event. Be sure to ask about our Incentive Program based on team hotel room nights. We're sure you'll find your game face in the Falls! n W Choose to Compete in Wichita Falls Sammie Hatfield, Group Sales Representative (940) 716-5552 or (800) 799-6732 Wichita Falls CVB "Wichita Falls has a great partnership with our Parks & Recreation Departments as well as partners within the community to host a spectacular event for your organization!"

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