The National Christian Homeschool Championships (NCHC) is a perfect example of Springfield Missouri’s capabilities for hosting national sporting events. The NCHC calls Springfield, Missouri home for championships in the sports of soccer, golf, track & field, cross country & basketball.
National Christian Homeschool Basketball Championships
The National Christian Homeschool Basketball (NCHBC) Championship is a perfect example of Springfield Missouri’s capabilities for hosting national sporting events.
Held annually in March, it is estimated that over 8,000 visitors travel to Springfield for the NCHBC. Over the course of the week, 800 games are played at 30 different courts in the Springfield area Monday through Saturday. Teams from nearly 30 different states compete in Springfield.
Approximately 7,500 room nights are generated from the NCHBC. It is estimated that $3.65 million in visitor spending occurs as a result of the championships in Springfield.
Springfield has been home to the National Christian Homeschool Basketball Championships since 2009 and is scheduled for Springfield through 2014.
National Christian Homeschool Spring Nationals
Additionally, Springfield is home to the National Christian Homeschool Spring Nationals. Championships are crowned in the sports of Girls Soccer, Track & Field and Golf. Nearly 600 athletes participate in the Spring Nationals in May. The event has been held in Springfield since 2009.
National Christian Homeschool Fall Nationals
In late October and early November the National Christian Homeschool Spring Nationals call Springfield home. Championships are crowned in the sports of Boys Soccer, Cross Country and Volleyball. Over 125 teams from nearly 20 states participate in the Championships. The event has been held in Springfield since 2009.