The 2024 National Sports Card Convention

Topps RIPPED proudly presents the following guides to all things The National to prepare for this year’s big event.

The National #8 | Seeing it All Over the Years

Handful of Dealers Have Logged 40-plus Shows

Date: Jul 5, 2024
Topics: Dealers, Greg Bates, Joe Esposito, Kit Young, The National, Tom Daniels
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The National #7 | Big-Name Signers on Tap

A great mix of athletes/entertainers will sign autographs at The National.

Date: Jun 27, 2024
Topics: Albert Pujols, Calvin Johnson, Card Culture, Cleveland, Education, Greg Bates, News, Sammy Sosa, The National
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The National #6 | Breaking into The Hobby

Since the Breakers Pavilion debuted at The National in 2014, it has continued to grow each year.

Date: Jun 20, 2024
Topics: 2022 Bowman Baseball, Aaron Judge, Cleveland, David Gelfman, Education, Greg Bates, National Sports Collectors Convention, New York, New York Yankees, News, Ripping Wax Breakers Pavilion powered by Whatnot, The National, Yankees
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The National #5 | Looking for a Perfect 10

Top four grading companies strive for on-site greatness

Date: Jun 12, 2024
Topics: 2023 Bowman Draft, Cleveland, Education, Greg Bates, Luke Miller, Paul Skenes, Peter Steinberg, Pirates, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh Pirates, The National
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The National #4 | A Change for the Better

Event Has Grown, Evolved Since the Pandemic

Date: Jun 5, 2024
Topics: 2018 Topps Baseball Series 2, Al Durso, Atlanta, Atlanta Braves, Braves, Brian Dwyer, Card Culture, Cleveland, Ezra Levine, Greg Bates, National Sports Collectors Convention, Ronald Acuna Jr, Sports Cards, The National
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The National #3 | A Show for Newcomers, Youngsters

Come One, Come All!

Date: May 29, 2024
Topics: 2024 National Sports Collectors Convention, American Football, Browns, Card Culture, Cleveland, Cleveland Browns, Ernie Banks, Greg Bates, Jordan Love, NFL, The National, Victor Wembanyama
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The National #2 | Advice for Showgoers

Advice for National Visitors

Date: May 22, 2024
Topics: 1954 Topps, Braves, Cleveland, Greg Bates, Hank Aaron, Joe Orlando, Mike Moynihan, Milwaukee, Milwaukee Braves, National Sports Collectors Convention, Scott Mahlum, The National
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The National #1 | The Importance of The National

Prepping for the 2024 National

Date: May 16, 2024
Topics: 1952 Topps, 2024 Topps Baseball Series 2, Cleveland, Education, Greg Bates, Mickey Mantle, New York, New York Yankees, Sports Cards, The National, Yankees
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National Features

The National Gets Underway Wednesday
The National Gets the Goldin Touch
Topps House of Hobby | Honey Hole
Brad Galli | Collector Stories, Pt. 2
The 11-year-old Who Collects 1952 Topps
Kayla Collects | Collector Stories
AJ Dillon | Collector Stories
Topps House of Hobby | AA Mint
Michael Harris II | Collector Stories
Collector Stories | Mike Moynihan
Topps House of Hobby | Kentucky Roadshow
Matt Strahm | Collector Stories
Collector Stories | Julio Rodriguez
Welcome to The National

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