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Sports are back. And while our enthusiasm to get back to normalcy is unbridled, our planning to get here has been deliberate. Our region’s facility managers, restaurants, hotels and attractions have been working tirelessly to make sure we can deliver the best (and safest) options for your events moving forward. With experience planning in this new normal, let us help you get back in action.

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Our team has the knowledge and experience to help you plan a successful sporting event. We're here for you for everything from selecting venues to promoting events to securing convenient hotel blocks. Let's start planning your victory.

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Columbia, SC Sports is your go-to for sponsorship, promotion and coordination of sporting events in Columbia and the surrounding area, including Richland and Lexington Counties.

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“ By the way, just thank you for the City of Columbia. Wow. What a beautiful city. Everything about it, the arena and especially the state troopers. ”

- Coack Krzyzewski, Duke Basketball Head Coach

“ [Columbia SC Sports] is an amazing partner – friendly staff, responsive to questions, full of great ideas for our event, and always ready to help! ”

- Sarah Woolsey, Event Manager, US Quidditch

“ We are really for Experience Columbia SC Sports! You and your team are to be commended for your hard work. We can’t thank you enough for your care, energy and time. Tremendously appreciated, thank you so much. ”

- Randy Coleman, CEO/President, International Dance Challenge, LLC

“ And let me just say...the BEST CVB/Sports Council I have ever worked with in all the cities I handle tournaments in the Southeast! ”

- Jeff Welch, The Tournament Office for Carolina Cup and St. Patrick's Day Cup

“ Three cheers for the Columbia SC Tunnel2Towers. Truly awe inspiring event from start to finish. My baby brother Stephen would be so very proud of you all for your efforts to honor those bravest heroes past and present. Great run, great town and even greater people. True patriots and kind and generous folks. ”

- George Siller, Tunnel 2 Towers 5K

“ Needed some rooms for an upcoming event. Quick, easy, and on top of everything for me! Made the event even more exciting to look forward to! Great staff! ”

- Katie Steck Foote

“ The team at Experience Columbia SC Sports are amazing! From helping to support and promote my races to quickly responding to my questions and requests to help make a connection to other businesses in the Columbia area for potential sponsorship opportunities for my events. They are always at the top of my list when it comes to working with an organization to help make my events a success! ”

- David Nance