Alabama Sports Festival
The Alabama Sports Festival was founded in 1982 at the request of the United States Olympic Committee and is part of a nationwide network of State Games. The Summer Games, an effort of the Alabama Sports Festival, Inc., a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, providing opportunities to compete in Olympic-style games, and instills in athletes the importance of academic excellence and good citizenship.
In 2010, competition was held in the following sports:
- Crenshaw, Jr, Solomon (June 20, 2008) "Let the games begin: Alabama Sports Festival with venue map and more." Birmingham News
- Alabama Sports Festival official site