Spending the last nine years in Sioux Falls and Des Moines, Wes Hall knew the reputation Omaha had and always seemed to be padding in the sports world. Hall is ready to become part of it. The Omaha Sports Commission announced Tuesday that Hall has been hired as its chief operating officer. It’s a newly created position that will allow OSC President Harold Cliff to turn his full focus in January to the 2016 U.S. Swim Trials.
The Omaha Sports Commission (OSC) announced today that Wesley Hall has been named Chief Operating Officer for the organization. Hall was most recently president and executive director of the Sioux Falls Sports Authority and will start in mid-January.
Lower Bowl Nearly Sold Out for June 26 – July 3, 2016, Event
Following record-setting sales of all-session tickets for the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team Trials – Swimming, four-day packages are now on sale at ticketmaster.com.
David Marsh is thrilled to be coming back to Omaha in June, and not just because he was named Wednesday as head coach of the 2016 U.S. Olympic women’s swimming team. Marsh also looks forward to more heaping helpings of Omaha hospitality while in town for the June 26-July 3 U.S. Olympic Trials at the CenturyLink Center. “I’ll tell you one of my favorite things about Omaha is being out at a restaurant, talking to people in Omaha,” Marsh said. “It’s such a pleasant place with pleasant people, and you feel welcome in a genuine way.”
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Nebraska’s best high school wrestlers will compete for individual and team crowns, during the 2016 NSAA Wrestling Championship. Wrestlers take the mats February 18-20 at CenturyLink Center Omaha.
Omaha has been selected to host the USA Triathlon Age Group National Championships on August 13-14, 2016. The event venue is centered in Carter Lake with a scenic bike course along the river and a run course inside TD Ameritrade Park.
The 2016 U.S. Olympic Team Trials – Swimming will be held Sunday, June 26, through Sunday, July 3, 2016, in Omaha, Nebraska, at the CenturyLink Center Omaha.
Omaha will host the joint Longines FEI World Cup Jumping and FEI World Cup Dressage Finals, March 27 – April 2, 2017 at CenturyLink Center.