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Mark Dantonio speaking at sports commission event

March 8, 2017
A three-time Big Ten champion coach will speak at the West Michigan Sports Commission luncheon this spring. Read More

Association names athletes of the year

December 26, 2016
A trio of Michigan athletes were named national athletes of the year. Read More

Sports commission expects to bring 80 events in 2017

Organization to host State Games of America, with estimated economic impact of $5.6 million.

December 23, 2016
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) With 2017 rapidly approaching, West Michigan Sports Commission president Mike Guswiler made a confident claim: “It’s going to be a good year.” Read More

College hosts national track and field championships

July 11, 2016
More than 1,000 of the nation’s best track and field athletes are expected to create a $1.1-million economic impact on the area this week. Read More

Sports commission scores disc golf world championships

April 22, 2016
West Michigan has won a bid to host some of the best professional disc golfers in the world. Read More

Session sets table for sports tourism

April 15, 2016
As the amateur and youth sports industry continues to grow, so does the role Grand Rapids plays in hosting dozens of events each year. Read More

WMSC prepares to strut its stuff as host of national symposium

April 1, 2016
As a relatively young organization, the West Michigan Sports Commission will get a nice feather in its cap this week when 1,000 peers — and potential clients — visit downtown. Read More

Soccer club kicks around $8M tournament complex

The 80 acres would feature contiguous fields and add to area’s sports infrastructure.

February 19, 2016
Derek Dufendach and his soccer training company, River City FC, are trying to bring an $8 million, 80-acre soccer complex to West Michigan. Read More

Sports commission hosts Kirk Gibson for fundraiser

February 9, 2016
A Detroit Tigers legend will headline a Grand Rapids event this spring. Read More

Sports commission names athletes of the year

February 8, 2016
A regional sports nonprofit has awarded its top annual honors. Read More