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TAAF Winter Games of Texas
January 12 @ 8:00 am - January 14 @ 5:00 pm
The Winter Games of Texas arrive in Pearland January 12-14, 2018. Sanctioned by the Texas Amateur Athletic Federation (TAAF), the Winter Games of Texas is patterned after the Olympic Games with athletes earning medals for competitive sports. Debuting in Pearland after a 12-year run in Frisco, Texas, the sports festival created for Texas amateur athletes of all ages and skill levels, will feature 15 different competitions held in venues across the City of Pearland.
Sporting events consisting of both team and individual athletes in youth and adult divisions include archery, basketball, football, golf, gymnastics, kickball, lacrosse, martial arts, pickleball, powerlifting, soccer, softball, swimming, tennis and wheelchair rugby. Registration is officially open at www.TAAF.com.
Funding for the event will be handled through a collaborative partnership between the Pearland Convention & Visitors Bureau and the City of Pearland Parks & Recreation Department along with sponsorships and event revenue. There is an estimated economic impact of $1.5 million to the local Pearland economy.