SportsEvents Magazine

MAR 2018

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March 2018 56 Conejo Valley The Conejo Valley is between Santa Barba- ra and Los Angeles. Hotels: 14 properties Major facilities: The City of Moorpark maintains 18 parks that offer a variety of facilities. Conejo Recreation and Park Dis- trict offers facilities for baseball, softball, soccer, sand volleyball, lacrosse, basketball, volleyball, swimming and tennis. Contact: Conejo Valley Tourism, Fresno In central California is Fresno. The city is within 90 minutes of three national parks— Sequoia, Kings Canyon and Yosemite—and an easy drive from San Francisco or Los Angeles. Hotel rooms: 10,000 Major facilities: Buchanan High School Complex is composed of a 10,000-seat football/track facility, youth softball com- plex with eight fields, a baseball stadium, two gyms, four soccer fields and 20 tennis courts. Regional Sports Complex features nine soccer/football fields and six light- ed baseball/softball fields. Clovis West Aquatics Center houses a competition pool. Clovis North Aquatics Center is a multipur- pose aquatic venue. Contact: Fresno/Clovis CVB, Irvine Irvine is a master-planned community that's very family oriented. The city offers more than a dozen sports fields and facilities, including the Orange County Great Park Sports Park. Hotel rooms: 4,718 Major facilities: Orange County Great Park Sports Park has a 2,500-seat champi- onship soccer stadium, six soccer fields, 25 lighted tennis courts, five sand volleyball courts, basketball courts, baseball and soft- ball fields, and flex fields. Colonel Bill Bar- ber Community Park includes three lighted softball diamonds, three lighted soccer overlay fields, six lighted tennis courts and a stadium. Momentous Sports Center has 15 regulation high school basketball courts, 22 regulation volleyball courts and 15 reg- ulation futsal courts. William J. Woollett Jr. Aquatics Center has two 50-meter pools. Major facilities: Orange County Great Park Ice Facility has three NHL-size ice rinks and one Olympic-size rink. Orange County Great Park Sports Park features 12 baseball and softball fields and 13 soccer/ lacrosse fields. Contact: Destination Irvine, Oakland Diversity is the name of the game in Oakland. From ice skating to triathlons and cheerleading to boxing, Oakland offers venues for practically any sport. Hotel rooms: 5,000 Major facilities: Oracle Arena is a multipurpose indoor venue with a capacity of 20,000. Oakland Coliseum is a multipur- pose stadium. JAMTOWN is an indoor bas- ketball and volleyball venue. The Oakland Ice Center has one NHL-size rink and one Olympic-size rink. Convention center: The Oakland Con- vention Center has 45,960 square feet of unobstructed space. Contact: Visit Oakland, www.visit Placer Valley The Placer Valley is situated in Northern California and offers a year-round moderate climate and proximity to major cities such as San Francisco, Napa, Lake Tahoe and Reno. Hotel rooms: 2,400 Major facilities: Maidu Regional Park offers four baseball/softball fields and five grass soccer fields. Foskett Regional Park has four baseball/softball fields and four grass soccer fields. Mahany Regional Park includes two softball fields, four baseball fields and one soccer field. Skatetown features two NHL-size ice rinks. Roseville Aquatics Complex has a pool. Contact: Placer Valley Tourism, Pomona Pomona is an urban area of Los Angeles County, located in the Pomona Valley. The city is actually 27 miles east of downtown Los Angeles. Hotels: Approximately 10+ properties Fairplex: Fairplex offers 300,000 square feet of exhibit space and a large grass infield and grandstand seating for up to 15,000. Contact: Fairplex, Major facilities: Jaycee Park, Montvue Park, John F. Kennedy Park and Ralph Welch Park offer facilities for baseball and softball. Palomares Park hosts baseball, softball tennis and soccer. Philadelphia Park hosts soccer. Veterans Park includes four soccer fields. Ganesha Park has two tennis courts. Washington Park accommodates ► C A L I F O R N I A t THE RENAISSANCE CLUBSPORT WALNUT CREEK The Renaissance ClubSport Walnut Creek offers a unique experience that combines an upscale hotel with an 85,000-square-foot fitness center and world-class spa. Located near Concord, California, the hotel is a great option for teams and sports-related events as they can meet exercise goals and benefit from the aerobics rooms, outdoor pools, cardio equipment and free weights. n

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