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“It’s great to see an investment into
The Short Course Championships are expected to draw up to 2,500 swimmers from across the country, including the potential to host former Olympians and those still engaged competitively in the sport. All told, the week-long competition held in May 2011 is estimated to generate up to 12,000 room nights and have an estimated impact of $1.5 million on
Previous hosts have been
MEDIA CONTACT:Michelle Streeter, Director of Public Relations
About Mesa Sports & Tourism Development:
Serving as an arm of the Mesa Convention & Visitors Bureau, Mesa Sports & Tourism Development is responsible for marketing Mesa, Arizona as a leading sports travel destination to regional and national target audiences while generating economic growth through the development and promotion of sports at all levels: youth, amateur, high school, collegiate, professional and semi-professional.