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WhyErie: Erie’s Importance to Neighboring Cities

Tuesday Oct 18th, 2016

Erie Sports Commission Executive Director Ron Sertz speaks with Jet24’s Jessica Doudrick about how Erie’s proximity to other larger cities can be beneficial when bidding on and hosting sports events.


Outstanding Venues: New Home Bases for Innovative Events

Tuesday Oct 18th, 2016

Erie’s Bayfront Convention Center was featured in the September/October issue of Sports Destination Management, as they featured unique sports facilities across the United States. Read the article!


SportsEvents Magazine: Convention Centers that LOVE Sports!

Tuesday Oct 18th, 2016

Mark Jeanneret, Events Director for the Erie Sports Commission, is interviewed by SportsEvents Magazine for its feature on Convention Centers that host sports events. The Bayfront Convention Center was featured in the September issue of the publication. Read the article!

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Winning Together: Partnering with a Sports Commission on Your Event

Tuesday Oct 18th, 2016

Ron Sertz, Executive Director of the Erie Sports Commission, contributed an article for the July/August issue of Sports Destination Management. Read the article!

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Erie Times-News: Erie’s Sertz Elected Chairman of Pennsylvania Sports

Tuesday Oct 18th, 2016

Erie Sports Commission Executive Director Ron Sertz will lead Pennsylvania Sports beginning July 1, 2016. Read the article!

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America’s Anglers: Following the Current

Tuesday Oct 18th, 2016

The Erie Sports Commission was featured in a Sports Destination Management feature on fishing tournaments in the May/June 2016 issue of the publication. Read the article!

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Erie Times-News: Sertz, Erie Sports Commission Win National Awards

Tuesday Oct 18th, 2016

The Erie Sports Commission was honored at the annual National Association of Sports Commissions Symposium when it was named the winner of three national awards. Read the article

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Erie Ready for Strong International Presence at Weekend Competition

Monday Oct 3rd, 2016

100% RAW Powerlifting World Championships to start Friday at Bayfront Convention Center Erie, PA: The 100% RAW Powerlifting Federation is ready to host its World Championships at Erie’s Bayfront Convention Center for the first time this weekend. More than 300 pre-qualified lifters from around the world are registered to compete in the three day event.

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Great Lakes Sports Festival to Showcase Strength and Fitness

Wednesday Sep 28th, 2016

Annual Strength and Fitness Competition to be Held October 22 Erie, PA: The Erie Sports Commission is pleased to announce the Great Lakes Sports Festival, hosted by Real Training and Fitness, will be held for the third time on Saturday, October 22 at the Bayfront Convention Center. The annual event will feature a variety of strength

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Barber Beast on the Bay Deadline Approaching!

Friday Sep 2nd, 2016

Registration Deadline Approaching: Barber Beast on the Bay Returns Saturday, September 10 The deadline for online registration for this year’s Barber Beast on the Bay is Thursday, September 8 at Late registration will be accepted with cash or credit card the morning of the event, Saturday, September 10, beginning at 6:30 a.m. at the

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