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Greater Raleigh is one of the nation's premier locations for sports championships and events, and the Greater Raleigh Sports Alliance (GRSA) is the smart choice to support and help grow your event. From quality venues to unparalleled service, GRSA's seasoned professionals, supportive community and host partners can offer everything your event needs to ensure winning results that participants can celebrate!

Put your roots down in Raleigh and find out why the area is one of America's truly great sports destinations. Learn more.

George Williams

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George Williams, Saint Augustine's University, Raleigh

In more than four decades of coaching track and field, George Williams has accomplished a lot—37 NCAA National Championships, an Olympic gold medal, eight Hall of Fame inductions and a student-athlete graduation rate of 95 percent. Locals like Coach Williams help make Raleigh, N.C., a top destination for sports championships and events. To learn more about his illustrious career, click here.

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Why Choose Raleigh?

A prestigious resume, world-class venues, a central location and incredible host partners... need more reasons to bring your event to Greater Raleigh? Find them here.
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Venues & Facilities

Browse our major sports venues or all area venues and facilities and see the breadth of options for hosting small tournaments to large-scale events. Everything you need is here.
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GRSA Services

From site inspections to securing proposals and room blocks from area hotels and more, GRSA is ready to help your event blossom. See what services are provided here.
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