Corpus Christi to Host the Summer 2020 TAAF Games of Texas
July 30 – August 2, 2020
WHAT: Kick-Off Press Conference
WHEN: Thursday, February 20, 2020, at 10:30 a.m.
WHERE: Corpus Christi City Council Chambers at City Hall
1201 Leopard Street, Corpus Christi, TX 78401
CONTACTS AVAILABLE FOR INTERVIEWS:
Jermel Stevenson, Director, Parks & Recreation, 361-826-3464
Lisa Oliver, Superintendent, Parks & Recreation, 361-826-3132
Mark Lord, Executive Director, TAAF, 512-863-9400
CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – Mayor Joe McComb and City Manager Peter Zanoni, along with representatives of the Texas Amateur Athletic Federation (TAAF), the City of Corpus Christi Parks & Recreation Department, and City officials announce Corpus Christi to host the Summer 2020 TAAF Games of Texas at the Kick-Off Press Conference. The city was selected to host the Summer Games in 2020 and 2021.
Corpus Christi is gearing up to host the Texas Amateur Athletic Federation (TAAF) Summer 2020 Games of Texas July 30 – August 2, 2020. We invite amateur, recreational, and young Olympic hopeful athletes to get ready now to compete in the Games. There are 13 sports categories: baseball, boxing, beach volleyball, disc golf, flag football, golf, pickleball, soccer, softball, swimming, tennis, track & field, and water polo.
“We look forward to hosting the state’s top athletes in our wonderful city. During this four-day event, our city will transform into a tremendous multi-sport arena to host all the events that will be held at various venues throughout the city. We also invite the business community and individuals to be part of these spectacular games by becoming a sponsor or volunteer,” said Jermel Stevenson, Director of Corpus Christi Parks & Recreation Department.
The Corpus Christ Convention & Visitors Bureau also teamed up as a contributing sponsor. For visitor information, call toll free 1-800-766-2322 or go to Visit Corpus Christi.
For more information about the games, and registration details, call 361-826-3460 or visit TAAF.COM. For sponsorship or volunteer information, call (361) 826-3132.
Reasonable accommodations are provided upon request and in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. For assistance or to request a reasonable accommodation, please call (361) 826-3460, in advance.