Help us find the best of the best

Excellence deserves recognition.

Our industry sees many dedicated and hard-working individuals, both among event planners, CVBs, and other teams.  We at SportsEvents want to give these heroes and legends of sports tourism the recognition they deserve through our Readers’ Choice Awards (RCAs). Nominations for the 2024 RCAs have opened, and we’re looking to you for help finding the best of the best in the industry. Know any event planners who blew you away? What about CVBs who went the extra mile? Which sporting events did you look forward to the most? Did any sports venues or events really take your breath away?

Submit your choice of nominee through the 2024 RCA nomination portal. Nomination categories include:

  • All-star destination partner
  • All-star indoor sports event venue
  • All-star outdoor sports event venue
  • All-star multi-purpose sports venue or complex
  • Best live or virtual sports event
  • Best live or virtual sports event planner
  • Best long-term partnership between planner & destination
  • Emerging sports events industry leader
  • Emerging sports events planner
  • Most anticipated sports event to watch

There is no limit to the number of submissions a given person can make, so be sure to nominate everyone you can think of. Also, feel free to forward the link to the nomination portal to any colleagues so they can submit their nominations too!

The deadline for nominations is 11:59 p.m. PST, on Nov. 19, 2023.