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Announcing Newest Hire – Justin Brown

(Hilliard, OH) April 15, 2020 Bo Jackson, ESPN’s Greatest Athlete of All Time and champion for kids’ participation in sports, has announced a new hire for Bo Jackson’s Elite Sports Columbus, Ohio location. Mr. Jackson said “this hire exemplifies our commitment to changing outcomes in kids’ lives through sport.” Jackson went on to say “it’s not easy to find true sports professionals and former athletes who know how to train athletes and who can connect with kids, parents, and recruiters in the way that we expect. We have this unique […]

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COVID-19 Important Announcement Effective May 15th

UPDATE – May 14, 2020 We were thrilled to hear Governor DeWine announce that we can open our facility on May 26th. We’re gathering information, protocols, best practices and will have announcements, schedules and availability out to you as soon as we can. We’ll see you at The Dome in a few weeks!!! RE-OPEN HOURS BEGINNING MAY 26TH-JUNE 7TH Monday-Friday : 1p-9p (by appointment only) Saturday: 8am-4pm (by appointment only) Sunday: 8am-4pm (by appointment only) To make a reservation of a private lesson or cage rental prior to May 26th, please email reservations@bjescolumbus.com. […]

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Important Announcement for Our Members and Guests

At Bo Jackson’s Elite Sports we always strive to provide the best training environment for our athletes and families. The current COVID-19/Coronavirus has presented a new and unique reality that we are all experiencing. As of today, March 12th, we will remain open for business while closely monitoring the information that is being released by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the World Health Organization (WHO), and Ohio Department of Public Health (ODH). The situation is fluid and we will keep our families apprised when and if things change. We […]

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Columbus Destroyers Name Bo Jackson’s Elite Sports “Official Practice Facility”

(Hilliard, OH) April 9, 2019: The Columbus Destroyers announced today that Bo Jackson’s Elite Sports in Hilliard, Ohio has been named the team’s official practice facility for the 2019 season. The announcement adds yet another high-profile partnership to a growing portfolio of sponsors and community partners at the “Bo Dome” — all focused on changing outcomes for kids in Columbus, Ohio. The roster of partners ranges from some of the world’s most iconic consumer brands including, Nike, Pepsi, and Gatorade, to local and regional relationships with organizations OSU Wexner Medical […]

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Bo Jackson’s Elite Sports Announces New Adult Fitness Programs

(Hilliard, OH) June 29, 2017 Bo Jackson, ESPN’s Greatest Athlete of All Time and champion for kids’ participation in sports, has announced 2 new adult fitness programs for Bo Jackson’s Elite Sports Columbus, Ohio location. Beginning this Fall, adults have a variety of fitness training options and packages to choose from. Functional Movement Group Fitness For busy individuals who want to stay active and maintain a healthy lifestyle in an inspiring and challenging environment, BJES now offers Functional Movement Group Fitness classes. Group Fitness classes are powered by KML Movement and will be […]

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Tournaments This Weekend? Call The Bucket!

I hope everyone’s season is off to a great start! Thankfully it appears the Summer is finally here to stay. As you travel to your tournaments and games this season, I would like to take a minute and spotlight one of our partners, The Rusty Bucket. I’m sure you have seen their advertisements on the lobby TV’s and in our program guides. “The Bucket” was one of the first local partners to support our facility soon after we opened. They have assisted us several times in catered events at The […]

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Bo Jackson’s Elite Sports Announces Latest Partnership

(Hilliard, OH) May 22, 2018 Bo Jackson Elite Sports, is pleased to announce the latest partnership for Bo Jackson’s Elite Sports Columbus, Ohio location. BJES is proud to partner with College Liftoff who offer a full range of college planning services, including career development, essay writing, admissions help and college budget planning. And they work personally with families throughout the entire process, without any outside influences. Aaron Conrad, Director of Business Development and Marketing for BJES said “As a parent navigating the college planning process right now, I understand the […]

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Industry Thought Leader & CEO Dev Pathik To Be Interviewed on HBO Real Sports

(Clearwater, FL) August 18, 2017: The boom in youth travel sports has led to major changes with far-reaching impacts for sport in America. Youth travel sports now accounts for billions of dollars in new facility developments and sports tourism related economic impact. Two such changes are heightened income inequality for kids to access sports and early single-sport specialization. This changing landscape has increased income inequalities making it more difficult for lower income children to play sport. Often the fees associated with high performing travel sports teams can be in the hundreds […]

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Social Entrepreneur Dev Pathik To Speak At TEDxHilliard

CLEARWATER, Fla., July 27, 2017 : What is the most important skill you will ever develop? To child abuse survivor, social entrepreneur, adventurer, father and internationally known business advisor, Dev Pathik the answer is clear: self-coaching. The art of guiding yourself through challenge, adversity, fear, and temptation to live an extraordinary and fulfilling life. It’s this topic for which Pathik has been invited to join community leaders, arts innovators, and social-justice seekers as a speaker at the independently organized TEDx event in Hilliard, OH. For those that can’t attend in […]

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Bo Jackson announces latest roster of hires for his Elite Sports Center in Columbus, Ohio.

(Hilliard, OH) June 29, 2017 Bo Jackson, ESPN’s Greatest Athlete of All Time and champion for kids’ participation in sports, has announced 2 new hires for Bo Jackson’s Elite Sports Columbus, Ohio location. Mr. Jackson said “these hires exemplify our commitment to changing outcomes in kids’ lives through sport. We have filled our baseball, soccer, football, lacrosse, and sports leadership center positions but have been searching for these new hires.” Jackson went on to say “it’s not easy to find true sports professionals and former athletes who know how to train […]

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