Who we are
Maryland Sports Commission is committed to developing and highlighting Maryland as a destination for sports.
Since its founding in 2008, Maryland Sports Commission has helped showcase Maryland to millions of spectators and visitors from around the world.
To enhance Maryland’s economy, image and quality of life through the attraction, promotion, retention and development of regional, national and international sporting events.
To be the go-to resource for Maryland sporting events and Maryland’s sports tourism industry.
Attract, host, create and support national and international sports events and organizations throughout Maryland.
Enhance Maryland’s domestic and international image by developing and promoting a vibrant sports tourism industry through collaboration with communities across Maryland through our marketing collective, TEAM Maryland.
Encourage and promote the development of amateur athletics and youth sports in Maryland.
Retain existing sporting events that have positive economic impact and strong media positioning.