Category Archives: Weightlifting

Win 2 Tickets to The Arnold Sports Festival This Weekend!

In spirit of The Arnold Sports Festival, the world’s largest multi-sport event, we are giving away two tickets to attend “The Arnold” this weekend. This is the schedule for this year’s festival. To enter and win two tickets, which are … Continue reading

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National Sports Articles About Columbus Touting the “The Arnold” and Nationwide Arena

In recent weeks, there have been two national articles written about Columbus sporting events.  The first was an article in the Chicago Tribune on Arnold Schwarznegger and the history of the Arnold Sports Festival, which is taking place this weekend.  … Continue reading

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The Arnold Sports Festival: An International Sporting Event

From a one-day professional men’s bodybuilding competition, The Arnold Classic, 1989, to the world’s largest multi-sport and fitness weekend, The Arnold Sports Festival, 2011. ARNOLD SPORTS FESTIVAL, MARCH 3-6, 2011 COLUMBUS, OH Event Highlights 175,000 Sports fans 18,000 Athletes 700 … Continue reading

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Arnold Sports Festival Seeking Volunteers!

The Greater Columbus Sports Commission is seeking volunteers for the 2011 Arnold Sports Festival held March 4-6, 2011. The Arnold Sports Festival, co-produced by California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and Jim Lorimer, is the largest multi-sport Festival in the nation and will … Continue reading

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Columbus Named Finalist for 2012 U.S. Olympic Wrestling & Weightlifting Trials

Columbus has been named one of three finalists for the 2012 U.S. Olympic Wrestling & Weightlifting Trials! Joining Columbus are Council Bluffs, Iowa and Iowa City, Iowa. The Greater Columbus Sports Commission is proud to be named a finalist and … Continue reading

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Columbus Bids on U.S. Olympic Wrestling and Weightlifting Trials

Columbus is proud to be one of seven cities that bid on the 2012 Olympic Trials for Wrestling & Weightlifting along with Council Bluffs (IA), Greensboro (NC), Hampton (VA), Iowa City (IA), Oklahoma City (OK) and Pontiac (MI).  We are … Continue reading

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