Women's DI Basketball National Championship

National Championship Host Manual  |  Host Requirements  |  Site Survey & Bid Form


Event Name:

NAIA Women's Division I Basketball National Championship

   

Seeking Site For:

2019 & 2020
   

Bid Deadline:

July 15, 2017

   

Rights Fee:

$30,000.00 (Minimum)
   

Dates:

March 13-19, 2019 and March 18-24, 2020
   

Days of the Week:

Wednesday - Tuesday 

   

Number of Teams:

32 team single-elimination format, 18-20 in traveling party

   

Estimated Number
of Participants & Fans:

600-700 players, coaches, & staff
25,000 fans

   

Facility Requirements:

Arena style facility available for 31 games; having seating capacity of approximately 4000-6000. Official court measuring 94 feet by 50 feet, wood floor, standards, and goals with nets on rectangular glass backboards.  An electronic scoreboard, shot clocks, game clocks on each end of the court and sound system.  Facility must have training room, 5 locker rooms/dressing rooms for team/official use. Several practice sites must be available throughout the championship.

   

Hotel Requirements:

Centralized property(s) capable of accommodating several meetings and a banquet for 600-700 people.

   

Average Length of Stay:

4 nights 

   

Room Block Needed:

350

   

Room Rate:

The price range is $90-$115, regardless of  room occupancy

   

Hotel Pre-Registration:

Participants will be responsible for making reservations and paying for rooms directly with the hotel

   

Contact:

Jamie Adams, Championship Event Manager
816-595-8129
JAdams@NAIA.org


Event History:

2017-18: Rimrock Auto Arena at MetraPark, Billings, Mont.

2015-16: Silverstein Eye Centers Areana, Independence, Mo.

2012-14: Frankfort Convention Center, Frankfort, Ky.
1990-11: Oman Arena, Jackson, Tenn.