About Us

The mission of the El Paso Sports Commission is to increase the influx of sports tourism dollars to the El Paso community through the creation of local tournaments, the enhancement of existing tournaments and by attracting regional, national and international events to the El Paso area.

Our Mission

Our team is proud to be the first to tout the extraordinary jewel of the Southwest that is El Paso. The El Paso Sports Commission, a private non-private organization since 2003, has been extremely effective in negotiating with top regional, national and international organizers to bring in some of the highest quality, world-class sporting events to the El Paso community through hard work, strategic marketing, financial guidance and event promotion.

In the past, we have hosted and sponsored a wide variety of sporting events that have brought in national recognition and substantial sports tourism dollars into the Sun City by way of hotel rooms, rental cars, restaurants, shopping and entertainment.

Some Major Events Include

US Bowling Congress Women's &
Open Bowling Championships

Senior Softball USA
Texas State Championships

Conference USA Basketball Championships

Texas Hispanic Softball Championships

Come Experience El Paso!

We will continue to strive to make El Paso the top sports tourism destination in the Southwest. From our amazing weather, to our friendly people, to our colorful culture, to our incredible Mexican food, El Paso is a city to embrace and enjoy.

Omar Ropele

Board Members

Hedi Castillo

Phillip Robinet

Omar Ropele

Client Testimonials

"The El Paso Sports Commission is always in the corner of amateur sports, specifically Boxing. The El Paso Coliseum has been the home of the El Paso Golden Gloves Regional Tournament for over 70 years due to the efforts of the El Paso Sports Commission, which will continue to be an active and reliable partner of the El Paso Golden Gloves and USA Boxing!"

Hector Espinoza Jr.
El Paso Golden Gloves President
"The Ysleta Independent School District is proud to partner with the El Paso Sports Commission. Together we have established a strong partnership and have worked to secure Championship Playoff Football, Gymnastics State Championships, and the strong possibility of a 10-team high school basketball tournament. All of these events in partnership with the EPSC, will bring a large group of visitors to the El Paso area."
Ysleta ISD Athletic Director
Martin Segovia
"The El Paso Sports Commission has become a pivotal partner in helping us organize our youth soccer events in El Paso. As a local small business it feels great to know we have the support of the sports commission in our pursuit of bringing bigger and better events to our city! We look forwards to working alongside them for many years to come."

Cesar Sosa
Cobras Soccer Events Director