NCAA Announces Opening of Bid Season for Championship Events
4 Jun, 2019
The NCAA is pleased to announce the start of its 2022-26 championship site selection campaign. The NGB of college sports will look for hosts and sites for 86 of the 90 NCAA championships each year over four academic years, spanning 2022-23 through 2025-26.
The NCAA has engaged the services of an agency, 129 Sports LLC, to assist in managing this effort. Its founder, Russ Yurk, has in-depth knowledge of the NCAA and our processes, as well as experience in a range of national sporting events. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The timeline for the bid process is as follows:
August 26: Bid specifications will be published on ncaa.org/bids
Bid portal opens
September 18: Host bid cycle symposium, NCAA national office
February 3: Bid responses due
March-September: Committee deliberations, recommendations and approvals
October 23: Hosts/sites announced
The NCAA will provide updated communications throughout the process to keep the industry well informed.
For questions related to the bid process, please contact Russ Yurk at email@example.com.