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Looking to the future of sport by honoring the legends of the past

The San Diego Hall of Champions is the nation’s largest multi-sport museum, boasting three levels of memorabilia and 68,000 square feet of history. Located in San Diego’s Balboa Park, this venue recognizes the best of athletic accomplishments and traditions. Amazing athletes such as Ted Williams, Tony Gwynn, Bill Walton, LaDainian Tomlinson, Ken Norton, Archie Moore, and many more are honored in the Breitbard Hall of Fame.

Rocky - venue - 2The Federal Building is the third home for the Hall of Champions. In 1959, Robert Breitbard arranged for space in Balboa Park and established the Hall of Champions as a non-profit sports museum.
The Breitbard Hall of Fame, established in 1953 by Robert Breitbard, honors athletes who have excelled athletically in San Diego or who are native San Diegans and have achieved athletic fame elsewhere. Since 1953, the Breitbard Hall of Fame has inducted 140 members representing 20 sports.


The Hall of Champions is home to one of the three original Rocky statues created by sculptor A. Thomas Schomberg. Each iconic piece of American art is nearly nine feet tall, 2,000 pounds, and made of solid bronze. The Hall provides a backdrop for all types of events in an atmosphere of San Diego’s rich and diverse sports history. It also boasts a unique and spacious floor plan with three levels of rooms and exhibits.

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Red carpet access to a one-of-a-kind sporting event

Entering SMASH Global will provide a dramatic entrance for our eclectic audience. The red carpet paves the way for guests past the paparazzi and into one of San Diego’s most iconic structures.

With front-row VIP floor seats and a full 360-degree wraparound mezzanine overlooking the cage, The Hall of Champions makes for an exceptional location to experience live MMA fights.

Plenty of room for opportunity

The Hall of Champions provides ample space for marketing experiences of all types: sampling, product demos, advertising space and more. To learn how your business can be a part of SMASH Global, contact us at