Calendar

Dec
15
Fri
2018 DAVIS CUP QUARTERFINALS
Dec 15 – Dec 16 all-day

Status
Intent to bid due December 15, 2017; Bids due January 12, 2018

History
Birmingham, AL, 2017
Portland, OR, 2016
Hoffman Estates, IL;
San Diego, CA; 2014
Boise, ID; Jacksonville,
FL; 2013

Inside Track
The U.S. Davis Cup Team will open its 2018 campaign away against Serbia
in February. With a win, the U.S. will host a quarterfinal home tie, April 6–8,
2018, against Belgium or Hungary. The USTA is identifying a host for that
potential match. Team matches feature two singles matches on Friday, a
doubles match on Saturday and two singles matches on Sunday. A stadium
court with a minimum of 6,000 seats is required to host. Contact Jeff Ryan
with the USTA at (914) 696-7246 or ryan@usta.com.

Dec
19
Tue
2019 USA WEIGHTLIFTING AMERICAN OPEN FINALS
Dec 19 – Dec 20 all-day

Status
Open for bids through December 19, 2017

History
Milwaukee, WI, 2018
Anaheim, CA, 2017
Orlando, FL, 2016
Reno, NV, 2015
Washington, D.C., 2014

Inside Track
The proposed dates for 2019 are December 5–8, although bids for
December 12–15 also will be accepted. The ideal venue has 30,000 contiguous
square feet for competition and 8,000 square feet for training, with
bleacher seating for 600 spectators. Contact Pedro Meloni, senior events
manager, at (719) 290-4427 or pedro.meloni@usaweightlifting.org.

Dec
31
Sun
2019 USA ULTIMATE COLLEGE CHAMPIONSHIPS
Dec 31 all-day

Status

Open for bids through December 31, 2017

History

Milwaukee, WI, 2018

Mason, OH, 2017

Raleigh, NC, 2016

Milwaukee, WI, 2015

Mason, OH, 2014

Inside Track

The USA Ultimate College Championships receive more than 12 hours of

television coverage on ESPN. USA Ultimate is looking for a host for four

days over Memorial Day weekend and will consider bids for a single year

or multiple years. Venue must contain 12 ultimate fields and one showcase

stadium. Contact Byron Hicks, events manager, at (719) 219-8322, x121, or

byron@hq.usaultimate.org.

2019 USA ULTIMATE COLLEGE CHAMPIONSHIPS
Dec 31 2017 – Jan 1 2018 all-day

Status
Open for bids through December 31, 2017

History
Milwaukee, WI, 2018
Mason, OH, 2017
Raleigh, NC, 2016
Milwaukee, WI, 2015
Mason, OH, 2014

Inside Track
The College Championships are one of USA Ultimate’s premier events and
receive more than 12 hours of television coverage on ESPN. USA Ultimate
is looking for a host for four days over Memorial Day weekend and will
consider bids for a single year or multiple years. Venue must contain 12
ultimate fields and one showcase stadium. Contact Byron Hicks, events
manager, at (719) 219-8322 x121 or byron@hq.usaultimate.org.

Jan
15
Mon
2019 PARA WORLD SAILING CHAMPIONSHIPS
Jan 15 – Jan 16 all-day

Status
Open for bids through January 15,2018

History
Sheboygan, WI, 2018
Kiel, Germany, 2017

Inside Track
World Sailing is seeking a venue for the Para World Sailing Championships
with a spectator area adjacent to the race course for the public to view boat
parks, preparation areas and launching areas. Course areas will need to be
between 0.5 and 1 nautical miles in diameter. Contact Massimo Dighe, Para
World Sailing manager, at +44 (0)2039 404 888 or bid@sailing.org.

Mar
4
Sun
2019–2024 WORLD TAEKWONDO CHAMPIONSHIPS
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 and the World Taekwondo Team Championships. The World Taekwondo Junior Championships and the World Taekwondo Poomsae Championships are also available. Visit worldtaekwondo.org/host-city-selection-2018 or email bid@wtf.org.