Items Tagged with 'West Michigan Sports Commission'


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

Commission kicks off Winter Games

January 29, 2016
An annual sporting event could contribute more than $500,000 to the local economy in the next month. Read More

Sports commission reports $39M impact

January 28, 2016
Sports are bringing more people and money to the region. Read More

Sports complex scores $3M impact in inaugural season

October 12, 2015
The first season is complete at a baseball and softball complex in the area, and its economic impact has been recorded. Read More

Sports commission builds area’s athletic profile

Art Van Sports Complex, NCAA championships boost tourism economy.

August 21, 2015
With the West Michigan Sports Commission’s inaugural Gridiron Classic this week, the organization’s summer is nearing an end. Read More

Grand Rapids secures Fat Bike National Championship

July 17, 2015
Another national championship is on its way to Grand Rapids. 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

Sports complex scores global softball tournament

June 9, 2015
The Grand Rapids market is set to host a world championship. Read More