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Event Bid Deadlines

Feb
20
Tue
all-day 2019 ITU World Triathlon Series
2019 ITU World Triathlon Series
Feb 20 all-day
Status Open for bids through February 20, 2018 History Various Cities Inside Track The International Triathlon Union has opened the bidding process for the 2019 World Triathlon Series, which will be used as qualifiers for[...]
Mar
4
Sun
all-day 2019–2024 World Taekwondo Champi...
2019–2024 World Taekwondo Champi...
Mar 4 all-day
Status Letters of interest due October 27, 2017; Open for bids through March 4, 2018 History  Various Cities Inside Track World Taekwondo, the sport’s international federation, is seeking hosts for several championships from 2019–2024. Events up for bid include the World Taekwondo Championships[...]
Mar
19
Mon
all-day 2020 U.S. Olympic Team Trials Ma...
2020 U.S. Olympic Team Trials Ma...
Mar 19 all-day
Status Open for bids through March 19, 2018 History  Los Angeles, CA, 2016 Houston, TX, 2012 New York, NY, 2008 Inside Track The 2020 marathon trials will determine the top three men and top three[...]
May
25
Fri
all-day 2020–2021 USA Triathlon Age Grou...
2020–2021 USA Triathlon Age Grou...
May 25 all-day
Status Open for bids through May 25, 2018 History Portland, OR, 2007–2008 Tuscaloosa, AL, 2009–2010 Burlington, VT, 2011–2012 Milwaukee, WI, 2013–2015 Omaha, NE, 2016–2017 Inside Track The host site of this event will welcome up[...]
May
31
Thu
all-day 2020 National Beep Baseball Asso...
2020 National Beep Baseball Asso...
May 31 all-day
Status Open for bids through May 31, 2018 History Eau Claire, WI, 2018 Palm Beach County, FL, 2017 Ames, IA, 2016 Rochester, NY, 2015 Rochester, MN, 2014 Inside Track The NBBA Beep Baseball World Series[...]

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