MAJOR GNOSF EVENTS
1992 Olympic Track & Field Trials
1993 NCAA Track & Field Champ.
1991 NCAA Women’s Final Four
1994 National Gymnastics Champ.
1996 SEC Men’s Basketball Champ.
1996 AAU Junior Olympic Games
1996 Olympic Boxing Exhibition
1997 Super Bowl XXXI
1998 USA Track & Field Natl. Champ.
1999 Bassmaster’s Classic
1999 NCAA Men’s Basketball 1st/2nd Round
2000 Reese’s Gymnastics Cup
2000 USA Weightlifting Olympic Trials
2001 NCAA Men’s Basketball, 1st/2nd Round
2001 Bassmaster’s Classic
2001 Inaugural New Orleans Bowl
2002 Super Bowl XXXVI
2002 NCAA Women’s Volleyball Champ.
2003 SEC Men’s Basketball Champ.
2003 Men’s Final Four
2003 Bassmaster’s Classic
2004 HBCU All Star Classic
2004 NCAA Women’s Final Four
2005 AAU Junior Olympic Games
2006 R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl
2007 NCAA Men's Basketball 1st and 2nd Rounds
2007 Arena Football League Arena Bowl XXI
2008 NBA All Star Game and Weekend
2008 NCAA Women's Basketball
2008 ArenaBowl XXII
2008 R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl
2009 R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl
2010 NCAA Mens Basketball 1st 2nd Rounds, New Orleans Arena
2010 IronMan 70.3
2010 R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl, Superdome
2011 Bassmasters Classic
2011 NCAA Mens Basketball New Orleans Regional, Superdome
2011 AAU Junior Olympic Games
2012 SEC Mens Basketball Championship, New Orleans Arena
2012 NCAA Men's Final Four, Superdome
2013 Super Bowl XLVII, Superdome
Organized in August 1988, the Greater New Orleans Sports Foundation (GNOSF) is a non-profit 501(c) (4) organization whose mission is to attract and manage sporting events that have a positive economic impact on the Greater New Orleans area. Since 1988, the GNOSF has turned a $25 Million investment, from public and private sources, into a $1 Billion Economic impact.
The GNOSF has a long standing reputation of hosting events of all sizes, and a rich history of working with world class national governing bodies that include the NFL, NBA, NCAA, AAU, and numerous professional and amateur organizations to host some of the most memorable Super Bowls, Final Fours, Junior Olympic Games, Bassmaster Classics, and Olympic Trial events.
What's On Deck?:
2013 NCAA Women's FInal Four, New Orleans Arena
2013 R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl
2014 NBA ALL Star Weekend, New Orleans Arena
2014 Wrestlemania XXX, LA Superdome
2016 AAU Junior Olympic Games