Greater Rome Convention & Visitors Bureau

Showcase of Successful Events

Baseball

  • United States Specialty Sports Association Youth Baseball Tournaments
  • Dizzy Dean Baseball Tournaments
  • National Baseball Association Youth Baseball Tournaments
  • Class A South Atlantic League All Star Game 


Basketball

  • GHSA Boys and Girls A & AA Basketball Tournament
    • 32 schools
    • 2,000 people
  • NAIA – Southern States Athletic Conference, Men’s & Women’s Championships


Cycling

  • Clocktower Classic Handcycling Races
    • Annual event since 2005
    • US Handcycling National Series – Premiere Event
    • Union Cycliste Internationale Paracycling 2009
    • National Criterium Championship 2008
  • Tour de Georgia – world class international cycling
    • 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007
  • Georgia Cup Pro-Am Cycling

Fishing

  • Big Cat Quest Fishing Tournament
    • Over 50 participants
    • 2008 – 2010, 2014


Football

  • NAIA Football National Championship
    • 2008 – 2013
  • NCCAA Victory Bowl
    • 2013 – 2015

Golf

  • American Junior Golf Tournament
  • GHSA AA Golf Tournament
    • 32 teams
  • Georgia Senior Women’s Golf Association
    • 250 People
  • Georgia Public Links Golf Tournament
    • 70 schools
    • 3,000 people


Horse Racing

  • Atlanta Steeplechase
    • Annual event since 1997
    • Over 35,000 spectators


Olympic Events

  • Swatch Olympic Youth Camp
    • 1,000 participants
  • Olympic Flag Transfer & Torch Relay
    • 15,000 spectators

Softball

  • ISA Girls Slow Pitch World Softball Tournament
    • 60 teams
    • 1,800 people
  • ISA Adult Softball Tournament
  • National Softball Association Youth Softball Tournament
  • Georgia Athletic Coaches Association All-Star Softball Showcase


Stacking

  •   Southeastern Sport Stacking Tournament


Tennis

  • USTA Southern Combo Doubles    
    • 1,200 players
  • Georgia Junior Challenger
    • Annually since 2003
    • 450 – 550 players
  • USTA Adult League State Championships
    • Over 900 players annually
  • Georgia Junior Winter Open
    • 500 – 675 players
  • Southern Closed 16
    • Nine southeastern states
    • Annually since 2003
  • Georgia Junior Open
    • Annually since 2003
    • 600-700 players
  • USTA Southern Closed Doubles Championship

    • 400-500 players
  • Rome Junior Fall Championship Level 4

    • Over 100 players
  • Georgia Regional High School Team Tournament

 

Track & Field

  • NCCAA Men’s and Women’s Outdoor Track & Field Championships    
    • 2014 – 2016


Wrestling

  • GHSA AAAA Wrestling Championship
    • 70 schools
    • 3,000 people