• Summer Games of Texas 2021

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Corpus Christi   ►  2021 & 2022

 

2021 TAAF Summer Games of Texas
July 29
 
August 1, 2021

Welcome to the Summer 2021 Games of Texas!
Corpus Christi was selected to host the Summer Games during 2021 and 2022. 

 
During July 29–August 1, 2021, Corpus Christi will host the Texas Amateur Athletic Federation (TAAF) 2021 Summer Games of Texas. Amateur, recreational, and young Olympic hopeful athletes will compete in 13 sports featured at various venues throughout the city in this multi-sport arena. The games are estimated to attract over 10,000 athletes! We invite athletes to get in the games and compete for the top spot against their peers to seize the dream!

For more information, call 361-826-3460

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Medal Winners - Results 

(CLICK HERE)
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13 Featured Sports
Baseball, Beach Volleyball, Boxing, Disc Golf, Flag Football, Golf, Pickleball,
Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track & Field, and Water Polo
(Baseball, Beach Volleyball, Soccer & Water Polo were cancelled)
 
Opening Ceremonies
has been cancelled due to recent increase in COVID-19 cases in Nueces County.

► Interactive Venues Map
This interactive map includes all 13 sport venues and the site of the opening ceremonies.

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Get Your All-Access Pass to All the Sports for Only $40!
The All-Access Passes will be available for purchase at the
three large sports venues; track & field, swimming, and boxing.
 
GATE FEES - YOUR TICKET TO THE ACTION  
We invite fans to get up close to the action and enjoy the games. More details.

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IMPORTANT NOTE:
ALL TICKETS AND PASSES MUST BE PURCHASED ONLINE. 
CASH WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED AT THE GATES/DOORS. 
NO REFUNDS.
FREE for Under 5 years of age; no ticket required.

No broken bracelet (wristband) replacements.

► Sports Schedule At-A-Glance Quick Guide (PDF file; updated 7-30-21-R)

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► Press Conference held on June 28, 2021 (Released 6-25-2021)   ► VIDEO (PLAY)

► Calling All Athletes to Get in the Games! (Released 7-9-2021
Events and schedules may be subject to change. 

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Corpus Christi, Your Gulf Coast Destination!
The city offers popular attractions, outdoor experiences, a variety of hotels, cultural venues,
shopping, fresh, local seafood, and best of all — South Texas hospitality.
Plan your trip now to enjoy our beautiful city and beaches along the Gulf Coast. 
More details.
Book your hotel. For visitor information, call toll free 1-800-766-2322 or go to Visit Corpus Christi

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Free Streaming Service offered for track and swim events 
to help with the limitations of spectators at events.


Facebook:
https://www.facebook.com/RioSportsLive
 
YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCNHlYvCs1rfAkEW8TPzh5gQ
 
We go live a few minutes before the start of the events. The streams will go live simultaneously on these platforms

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Important Notice:
 
City and TAAF Announce Plans for COVID-19 Safety Measures
in Hosting the Summer Games of Texas
 
COVID-19 protocols for the summer Games of Texas 2021: Safety measures throughout the sporting events will include encouraging athletes to limit their guests to two attendees during their respective competition. Also, the TAAF Executive Committee is directing its athletes when not actively competing, officials, and spectators to wear face coverings during the sporting events. In addition, frequent hand sanitizing and social distancing will be promoted. (Read the full news release here)
 
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MEDIA PASSES: All media is invited to cover Games of Texas prior to, during and after the event. Media credentials are required for access to any and all venues, including opening ceremonies. To request credentials, please complete the Request for Media Credentials Form. Requests must be received by Tuesday, July 27, 2021. Send scanned completed form to santosv@cctexas.com
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ADVANCEMENT OPPORTUNITIES: The T.A.A.F. Summer Games 2021–2022 medal winners will advance to the 2022 State Games of America which will be held July 27–31, 2022. For more information, go to https://www.stategamesofamerica.com/.
 
ABOUT THE GAMES: This is part of a series of amateur Olympic-style events organized by the Texas Amateur Athletic Federation (TAAF) for athletes of all ages held in Texas during the summer and winter each year. Medalists from these games qualify to participate in the State Games of America. These games are part of the National Congress of State Games.