About the Utah Sports Commission


The mission of the Utah Sports Commission is to help enhance Utah's economy, image and quality of life through the attraction, promotion and development of national and international sports.


The role of the Utah Sports Commission is to act as facilitator, catalyst, coordinator, ombudsman, salesman, cheerleader or any other role that might be helpful or necessary to assist the various sports related organizations in Utah in attracting events, revenue, athlete development opportunities, and positive exposure to the state. The Utah Sports Commission is playing and will continue to play a vital coordinating role in the Utah sports community. An umbrella sports organization such as the Sports Commission allows Utah to brand and position itself in the global sports marketplace more effectively than if multiple organizations and venues were to attempt this on their own. The Sports Commission helps Utah present a unified sports message, helping to eliminate confusion and duplication of roles, and develop liaisons with key national and international sports organizations that can assist in elevating Utah's present position in the global sports marketplace. The Sports Commission's goal and charter is to make life better for all citizens of Utah and help the sports industry and our communities grow economically through sport. The very nature of an effectively operating sports commission increases the number of sports events hosted in the state and helps facilitate and coordinate sports activities in a way that will benefit everyone in Utah.


The Sports Commission is a statewide coalition of leaders from both public and private spheres throughout Utah. It is governed by a volunteer Board of Trustees, whose members come from a variety of fields that influence or are influenced by sports. A key to the success of the Sports Commission is the strong relationship and involvement it has with statewide business leaders, facility owners, chambers of commerce, convention & visitor bureaus, and other organizations.


AMA Monster Energy Supercross
Feld Entertainment
Rice-Eccles Stadium
April 28, 2018

USA Weightlifting National University/U25 Championships
USA Weightlifting
Weber State University
April 6-11, 2018

National Archery in the Schools Program Western Nationals
Salt Palace Convention Center
April 11-14, 2018

2018 Xcel Regional Championships
USA Gymnastics
Mountain America Expo Center
April 20-22, 2018

USA Gymnastics Level 9 Western Championships
USA Gymnastics
Mountain America Expo Center
April 25-29, 2018

USA Curling Arena Championships
USA Curling
Utah Olympic Oval
May 1-6, 2018

Mens Collegiate Lacrosse Championship
Regional Athletic Complex
May 7-12, 2018

Ironman 70.3 U.S. Pro Championship
St. George
will be posted on the ironman website 6-8 weeks prior to event

US Youth Soccer Region IV Presidents Cup
Utah Youth Soccer
Regional Athletic Complex
June 13-18, 2018

USA BMX Great Salt Lake Nationals
Rad Canyon
June 1, 2018

USTA BG16 Zone Team Championships
Salt Lake Tennis Courts
July 6-9, 2018

USA Taekwondo National Championships
USA Taekwondo
Salt Palace Convention Center
July 3-9, 2018

Nitro World Games
Nitro Circus
Rice-Eccles Stadium
July 17, 2018 Tour Utah Championship
Oakridge Country Club
July 11 - 17, 2018

USA Archery World Cup
USA Archery
Easton Archery Center
July 19-24, 2018

Utah Jazz Summer League
Utah Jazz
Huntsman Center UofU Campus
First week of July

Days of '47 Komatsu Rodeo
Days of '47
Arena at Utah State Fair Park
July 19-24, 2018

Donate Life Transplant Games
Transplant Games of America
Various Venues
August 2-7, 2018

Larry H. MIller Tour of Utah
Larry H. Miller Sports & Entertainment Utah
August 6-12, 2018

USTA Labor Day Masters USTA
Salt Lake Tennis Courts
September 1-3, 2018

U.S. Figure Skating International Classic
U.S. Figure Skating
Salt Lake City Sports Complex
September 18, 2018

XTERRA Pan American Championship
Team Unlimited
Snowbasin Resort
September 2018

XTERRA Trail Run Championship
Team Unlimited
Snowbasin Resort
September 1, 2018

NISA Native American Fastpitch Softball World Series NISA
Valley Regional & Centennial
September 3-6, 2018

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