Yuma is the Sunniest City on Earth, according to Guinness World Records, so it makes sense that you’d want to hold your sports tournament or sports event in Yuma! Yuma’s great, warm climate in the winter makes it an ideal location for outdoor sports, even when it’s snowy and cold “back home,” wherever your team or sporting participants are coming from. Athletic venues in Yuma include the Pacific Avenue Athletic Complex which can host baseball and softball teams, and the Ray Kroc Sports Complex which is a multi-use recreation center for baseball and softball, soccer, tennis and more.
Golf deserves its own write-up, with nearly a dozen neatly-manicured courses around the Yuma area, including 18-hole, 9-hole and Par 3 designs. The desert’s beauty is on display with cacti, succulents and desert plants around the greens, and seeing a desert sunset from the course is special. No matter the budget, Yuma has a tee-time for groups of all sizes. With a variety of amenities
If motorsports get you revved up, check out Cocopah Speedway. It’s semi-banked dirt and clay oval is ready to welcome wheel-to-wheel racing!
Swim tournaments and events are also ideally suited to Yuma’s warm climate and a number of outdoor pools.
With plenty of hotel rooms, meeting space and a wide variety of restaurants and shopping, bringing your team or teams to Yuma will score big points when they see what Yuma has to offer. Our Group Sales team would be happy to assist you with planning your sports event in Yuma. Contact Leslie@VisitYuma.com for more information.
Many softball tournaments are held in Yuma each year, not only due to an ideal sunny and warm climate, but because of the new fields’ facilities which offer the latest amenities. The Pacific Avenue Athletic Complex was opened in 2017, complete with six, 325-foot lighted softball fields,...Read More