Get Your BID On: CrossFit Games | Sports Destination Management

Get Your BID On: CrossFit Games

Apr 28, 2023 | By: Mary Helen Sprecher

CrossFit, LLC has recently released a new RFP to find the next host cities of the CrossFit Games Owned and Operated Semifinals.


The RFP can be found at this link.


CrossFit, LLC is preparing to select sites beginning with the 2024 event, with 2025 and 2026 also under consideration.


In 2023, CrossFit is hosting three owned and operated Semifinals in Orlando, Florida, Pasadena, California, and Berlin, Germany. The organization invites all prospective bidders to join at one of these events to learn more about the NOBULL CrossFit Semifinals.


To view the full details, visit this link.


If there are any questions regarding the RFP or the event itself, destinations are encouraged to reach out to


CrossfitThe current timeline:

  • Letter of interest: due May 26, 2023
  • Full proposal: due June 30, 2023
  • CrossFit, LLC will communicate with all parties on or before Sept. 15, 2023, after which point finalists will begin term sheet negotiations with the intent to finalize a definitive agreement within 45 days. 
  • Contract negotiations will begin immediately after CrossFit tentatively accepts a bid, with the intent of finalizing a definitive agreement within 30 days of CrossFit’s acceptance.


Background: In the 20 years since its founding, CrossFit has grown from a garage gym in Santa Cruz, California, into the world’s most effective program for improving health and performance through nutrition and exercise. CrossFit is the world’s leading provider of accredited performance-based training courses and certifications and has more than 125,000 credentialed coaches across the world.


The program can be modified to welcome people of all ages and abilities and millions of people have already experienced CrossFit’s transformational benefits in more than 13,000 affiliated gyms across 158 countries. CrossFit also directs the CrossFit Games season, beginning with the annual CrossFit Open, through which athletes at every level compete worldwide, and culminating in the CrossFit Games, where top athletes compete for the title of Fittest on Earth®.

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