Tacoma and South Sound venues have hosted a number of national and international sporting events, including the 2015 U.S. Open and the 2019 USA Cycling Cyclocross National Championships. And every fan, every athlete, every coach, trainer, and media member is discovering our region and its reputation for excellence in large-scale events. New and upgraded sports venues. A scenic, natural platform. National-level competitions. Together, these factors are adding to our success as a home for championship-level sports events.