PHL Sports strives to bring national and international sporting events to Philadelphia to build on the city’s already dynamic sports landscape. PHL Sports works in conjunction with Philadelphia’s premier venues, professional teams, universities and sports leaders to create once-in-a-lifetime experiences for fans near and far.
Today the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) announced host sites for championship events for the 2022/2023 – 2025/2026 seasons, and Philadelphia emerged as one of the clear national winners. Regional partners, including local universities, sporting event venues, the City of Philadelphia, the Philadelphia Convention and Visitors Bureau (PHLCVB) and its PHL Sports division, will work together to host multiple NCAA Championships in Wrestling, Men’s Basketball, Women’s Rowing and Men’s Lacrosse. These five events, in addition to the previously announced 2022 Men’s Basketball East Regional, will bring over 128,500 unique attendees to Philadelphia. Read more.