Omaha will host the state wrestling tournament through 2019 after the Nebraska School Activities Association approved a five-year contract on Thursday. The NSAA voted 7-1, with District 1 board member Wendy Henrichs of Lincoln East the dissenting vote, to take Omaha’s bid over Lincoln’s. The NSAA State Wrestling Championships occur annually in February at CenturyLink… Read more »
The Omaha Sports Commission is proud to be participating in Omaha Gives! – A 24 hour charitable challenge organized by the Omaha Community Foundation. The online giving holiday will take place May 21st from midnight to midnight. Mark your calendars because we will need your help!
The City of Omaha has been selected to host the Final Round of the 2015 FIVB Women’s Volleyball World Grand Prix (WGP), which is the premier annual international women’s volleyball tournament run by the International Volleyball Federation (FIVB). The Omaha Sports Commission will serve as the local organizing committee with the support of USA Volleyball, the National Governing Body for the sport.
USA Swimming, in collaboration with the United States Olympic Committee, announced Saturday that Omaha, Neb., has been selected as the host city for the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team Trials – Swimming.
The Omaha Sports Commission was presented with the Communication Achievement Award at the University of Nebraska Omaha School of Communications annual awards banquet held on May 2nd. The Award goes to organizations with leading-edge creative activity and community engagement initiatives.