What is the Omaha Corporate Games?
The Omaha Corporate Games is a company based competition, taking place in the fall, that enables and supports teamwork, company pride and corporate wellness through healthy competition. There are multiple events offered including both competitive, non-competitive and virtual events.
The purpose of the Omaha Corporate Games is:
- To promote physical activity, general physical fitness and volunteerism to employees of Nebraska businesses, municipalities and government entities through competitive sports and recreational events.
- To provide companies with a platform to promote employee wellness, teamwork and instill company pride through competition in sports and recreational events.
- To provide a perk that companies can use in recruiting/retaining employees
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When does registration for the Omaha Corporate Games take place?
Company registration for the Omaha Corporate Games begins in January. Registration will continue until the Games hit capacity (50 companies for 2022). Companies are encouraged to register early to be guaranteed a spot.
What is the company’s investment for the Omaha Corporate Games?
$2,000 until July 11th
NOTE: If registering online, there will be a credit card transaction fee added. Companies may also register via email and be invoiced. Simply email email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
Who is eligible to compete?
The Omaha Corporate Games are open to any company, municipality or government agency or department in Nebraska. Participation is for regular employees (full or part-time) and interns. Participants must be 18 years of age or older.
How do employees sign-up for events?
In order to participate in the Omaha Corporate Games, employers register online and reserve a spot for the company. Then, the company will pay online. For team sports and limited events, the company administrator or event coordinator will determine who is competing in which events.
What if an employee wants to enter multiple sports and events?
Employees are allowed to compete in multiple sports and events. In limited-roster events, the company administrator determines which employees will participate.
How many participants can a company have in each event?
Some in-person team events have a limit to the number of teams a company can submit, as well as a limit on the roster size. Most individual competitive and non-competitive events have no limit on the number of participants.
How do you win events?
Companies will compete against companies of similar size based on number of employees for overall company plaques in each division.
One company from each division will take home the Omaha Corporate Games Title Belt, which will be awarded to the company that accumulates the most points during the Omaha Corporate Games.
Are there company awards?
Champion Banners will also be awarded to the top company in each event. In some events, medals will also be awarded to participants of the top three teams in each division.
Are companies required to have uniforms?
Companies are encouraged to be creative and provide a company t-shirt or jersey for their employees, but uniforms are not required for most events.
How can companies become sponsors?
Sponsorships are available at several different levels. Get exposure for your company while also supporting a unique event. Contact the Nebraska Sports Council Staff at email@example.com or 402-471-2544.