Events Coming in 2014
Student-Athlete College Eligibility and Recruiting Informational Presentation - January TBD
Rocky Mountain State Games Dog Sled Race - Feb 8 & 9
Salute to the Olympic Family Luncheon - April TBD
Sports Corp Golf Tournament - May 14
College Football Kick-off Luncheon - June TBD
Rocky Mountain State Games - July 18-20, 25-27
USA Pro Challenge - Stage 4 - August 21
Pikes Peak Downhill Skateboard Invitational - September 6-7
Hockey Face-off Luncheon - October TBD
Colorado Springs Sports Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony - October TBD
Colorado Springs, December 19----------There is no better time to open the 13th annual Rocky Mountain State Games than the same weekend that the 2014 Olympic Winter Games begin in Sochi, Russia, according to the Colorado Springs Sports Corporation. And, for the second year in a row, the Rocky Mountain State Games has added a sport that involves both humans and their animal athletes. Last summer it was the hugely popular Dog Agility competition that attracted some 500 competitors and their four-legged athletes. In 2014, it will be the first annual Rocky Mountain State Games Dog Sled Race on February 8th and 9th In nearby Divide, Colorado. The two days of competition will take place at the Hayden Divide Community Park at the intersection of Highway 24 and Highway 67. The Rocky Mountain State Games Dog Sled race is produced by the Colorado Springs Sports Corporation, the race organizers are the Colorado Mountain Mushers, and the race is sponsored by the Highlands...Read More...
Colorado Springs, November 4-------Pop the corks and spread the good news! Colorado Springs is back in the 2014 USA Pro Challenge once again, and the world’s top cyclists will be in the city for the famed event’s stage 4 Circuit Race on Thursday, August 21, with the exact route to be announced in the future. Colorado Springs hosted the first stage, the prologue of the inaugural event in 2011, and again in 2012, State 5 from Breckenridge to downtown Colorado Springs, but the city was not included in last summer’s edition of the elite international race. The Local Organizing Committee leadership for the Colorado Springs Stage 4 race is composed of Co-Chairs Peter Scoville (Cushman & Wakefield), Chris Carmichael (Carmichael Training Systems) and Meredith Vaughan (Vladimir Jones), along with Sports Corp President & CEO Tom Osborne and Chris Jenkins (Nor’Wood Development Group) After receiving interest from cities throughout...Read More...
Sports Corp Adds Aubrey McCoy And Jeff Mosher To Its Management Team Colorado Springs, August 26---------The Colorado Springs Sports Corporation has appointed Aubrey McCoy and Jeff Mosher to a pair of new positions within the organization. Sports Corp President and CEO Tom Osborne has named McCoy as Event Coordinator and Mosher as Special Projects Manager for the organization. Aubrey McCoy McCoy is a graduate of the University of Wyoming with a degree in Marketing, and has served as a Fellow at the El Pomar Foundation. She has worked at the Sports Corp since 2011 in a variety of roles related to the Rocky Mountain State Games, the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, the Colorado Springs Sports Hall of Fame and other major events in a special events role, as well as volunteer coordinator for Sports Corp events in the areas of recruiting, scheduling and training. She has helped to coordinate the Sports Corp’s relationship with the United States Olympic Committee...Read More...
Olympic Downtown Celebration On Friday Night Includes Mini Torch Run To Light Rocky Mountain State Games Flame and All-Star Concert Lineup Record 7,737 Athletes Registered For The Games Colorado Springs, July 24----------Last summer, when between 15,000-20,000 fans gathered in downtown Colorado Springs for the first Olympic Downtown Celebration as the Olympic Games in London opened, the lighting of the Rocky Mountain State Games Flame by 1992 Olympic Figure Skating gold medalist Kristi Yamaguchi and her husband, Olympic ice hockey star Bret Hedican was one of the highlights of the evening. On Friday night, the event will be repeated as part of the gala festivities downtown when 2012 United States National figure skating pairs champions and 2014 Olympic medal hopefuls Caydee Denney and John Coughlin will light the torch to salute the 2013 Rocky Mountain State Games as part of the Olympic Downtown Celebrationduring the evening of special entertainment and...Read More...
- Dog Sled Racing Added To 2014 Rocky Mountain State Games With Competition on February 8-9 At Divide, Colorado
- Colorado Springs Gets Stage 4 Of 2014 USA Pro Challenge As Top International Cyclists Return To The City For Circuit Race
- Pikes Peak Downhill - Sept 7-8
- Sports Corp Adds Aubrey McCoy and Jeff Mosher to Management Team
- Mini Torch Run - RMSG Cauldron Lighting & All-Star Concert Lineup Features of Olympic Downtown Celebration
Mike Moran's Commentary
Dog Sled Racing Added To 2014 Rocky Mountain State Games With Competition on February 8-9 At Divide, ColoradoColorado Springs, December 19----------There is no better time to open the 13th annual Rocky Mountain State Games than the same weekend that the 2014 Olympic Winter Games begin in Sochi, Russia,...Read More...
Colorado Springs Gets Stage 4 Of 2014 USA Pro Challenge As Top International Cyclists Return To The City For Circuit RaceColorado Springs, November 4-------Pop the corks and spread the good news! Colorado Springs is back in the 2014 USA Pro Challenge once again, and the world’s top cyclists will...Read More...