The Greater Kansas City Sports Commission & Foundation (GKCSCF) and Rhycom have partnered to work together in 2015 to promote a plethora of events GKCSCF manages and supports throughout the bi-state region. GKCSCF promotes Kansas City sports both locally and nationally, by working to attract, retain and facilitate sporting events and organizations here in the KC region.

Since their beginning in 1966, the Sports Commission has worked to promote sports and recreation at every level. The organization has helped generate in excess of $750 million in estimated economic impact on the surrounding metropolitan area in their history. The Sports Commission sponsors annual events including youth clinics, annual community and membership luncheons and community-sponsored athletic events.

The Sports Commission’s signature events include the Kansas City Sports Commission Awards Banquet, WIN for KC Women’s Sports Awards Celebration, Waddell & Reed Kansas City Marathon, Kansas City’s Big 12 Run and Youth Clinic Series powered KCP&L. (

“We are thrilled to be chosen as a partner for GKCSCF. They do so much great work in the community supporting women, children and sports, ” said Rick Rhyner, President Rhycom. As part of the partnership, Rhycom will provide creative services, brand development and design support for the Commission’s events and causes.