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Change Ups: Kaman greets State Games athletes

July 3, 2015
NBA All-Star Chris Kaman greeted athletes at the 2015 Meijer State Games of Michigan – Summer Games opening ceremonies June 26 at Fifth Third Ballpark. Read More

Michigan Summer Games maps venues

June 22, 2015
Venues across West Michigan will host events as part of the Michigan Summer Games. Read More

Summer Games kick off with eye toward 2017

WMSC is gearing up to host State Games of America next year.

June 19, 2015
As the 2017 State Games of America draw closer, the West Michigan Sports Commission continues to ready itself to host, starting with some changes to this week’s Meijer State Games of Michigan – Summer Games. Read More

Change Ups: Koelzer wins national anthem vote

May 29, 2015
Northview High School senior Mikaela Koelzer amassed the most Facebook votes to sing the national anthem at the sixth annual Meijer States Games of Michigan national anthem contest. Read More

Winter Games expected to draw more than 2,000 athletes

Even without hockey, the competition continues to grow.

February 13, 2015
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) Despite losing a team sport, the Meijer State Games of Michigan – Winter Games will increase participation when the Opening Ceremonies take place this Friday at Cannonsburg Ski Area. Read More

Sports commission contributes $145M to local economy

Sports tourism is a nearly recession-proof industry.

January 30, 2015
Youth and amateur sports can fly under the radar, but the West Michigan Sports Commission has grabbed it by the horns and made it a major part of the West Michigan economy. Read More

Sports commission names athletes of the year

January 20, 2015
A regional sports nonprofit has named its male and female athletes of the year. Read More

West Michigan scores national sports competition

The State Games of America will come to Grand Rapids in 2017.

October 17, 2014
The Meijer State Games of Michigan received a shot in the arm last week. Read More

Olympic-style festival gets underway this week

June 13, 2014
Summer has freshly arrived, and with the change in seasons comes the Meijer State Games of Michigan Summer Games. Read More

Sports commission submits bid to host State Games of America

June 2, 2014
With the first four years of the Meijer State Games of Michigan a growing success, the West Michigan Sports Commission is looking to go national. Read More