Prairie Fire Marathon
2017 Greater Wichita Sports Banquet featuring the Johnny Bench Award
Welcome to the Greater Wichita Area Sports Commission
We have compiled a listing of sporting events, attractions, tournaments and facility information which we hope you will find helpful and beneficial.
This Week's Events in Wichita
Monday, September 26
7:00pm WSU VB vs.Evansville
Wednesday, September 28
6:00pm Friends M&W Soccer vs. Southwestern College
Thursday, September 29
7:00pm Newman VB vs.St. Edward's
7:00pm Newman Soccer vs.Dallas Baptist
Saturday, October 1
12:00pm Newman VB vs.Dallas Baptist
1:00pm Newman Soccer vs.St. Edward's
Sports Commission adds two to staff
The Greater Wichita Area Sports Commission announced that Josh Howell has been named the Director of Development, Events & Marketing and Carson McAfee is now the Volunteer and Event Coordinator.
Howell joins the Sports Commission after a three-year stint at INTRUST Bank Arena. He also has experience working in the athletic departments at the University of Arkansas, Wichita State University and the University of Arizona. He received his Masters of Education in Sports Management from Wichita State University.
McAfee began his duties as the volunteer and event coordinator on September 6th. He is a recent graduate of Wichita State University, earning his B.A. in Sports Management. The Wichita native is a graduate of Wichita Northwest High School.
Welcome to the team!
2016 Prairie Fire Races
Are you planning on running in one of the fall races on October 9th? Races offered include: full marathon, half marathon, 5K, youth marathon and a one-mile fun run & walk.
Is an injury slowing you down this year but you still want to be a part of the action? Join us as an offical race volunteer! Each fall approximately 1,200 people provide support for the races.
Visit www.prairiefiremarathon.com to learn more about this great community event!
Welcome Home Nico!
Congratulations Olympian, Nico Hernandez, on your bronze medal!