SportsEvents Magazine

DEC 2016

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Page 148 of 165 December 2016 147 Sponsored Content CVBs & Sports Commissions LET THE GAMES BEGIN. With a variety of facilities and a stellar team of sports-minded planners, Hampton, VA is the perfect place for your next athletic event. Name your sport and we'll handle all the details so you can keep your head in the game. 800.487.8778 ports Hampton maps out the strategy for event success. The city's Coastal Virginia location provides an array of flexible venues ideal for indoor and outdoor competition. Our experienced team guides planners with insight to ensure competitions are executed with the best outcomes. Hampton presents versatility: from the 344,000-square-foot Hamp- ton Roads Convention Center with a 102,000-square-foot exhibition floor and adjacent Hampton Coliseum with 26,263 square feet of arena floor space plus seating for 10,000, to the Boo Wil- liams Sportsplex, designed especially for amateur basketball, gymnastics, track and field, and other indoor competitions. Nearby, Hampton University Convoca- tion Center boasts a 14,113-square-foot floor and stadium seating for 7,200. While Hampton's indoor settings are impressive, the city's Mid-Atlantic location and mild climate make it ideal for year-round competition. Hampton's waterfront hosts triathlon and swimming contests, as well as other surf-and-sand events, including crew, sailing, beach volleyball and sand soccer. Other outdoor sites include Hampton BMX Supertrack, Armstrong and Darling Stadiums for football and track and field, and War Memorial Stadium for baseball. Event planners who book in Hampton have the benefit of Brooks Hierstein's extensive event planning assistance. "Success lies in the details and I love a challenge. Hampton presents several ver- satile venues that are capable of hosting just about any athletic event," said Sports Sales & Services Manager Hierstein. Hampton's venues are near accommodations, shopping, dining and the world-class attractions for which the Coastal Virginia region is famous. The Hampton team goes the extra mile to take the worry out of event execution. Call us, and put the Hampton team to the test. n S Brooks Hierstein, Sports Sales & Services Manager (757) 728-5315 Hampton CVB "Success lies in the details and I love a challenge. Hampton presents several versatile venues that are capable of hosting just about any athletic event." Sports Hampton—Excellent Venues Teamed With A-Game Support

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