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Lakeland Flying Tigers to Host 4-H Night

Posted on August 26th, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball, Upcoming

On Saturday, August 30, the Lakeland Flying Tigers will host 4-H Night, a fundraising event for the Polk County 4-H program. Community members can enjoy the game and learn about their local 4-H program. The event will feature 4-H displays, a parade of 4-H clubs, and post game fireworks. Individual tickets ($7.00) and sponsor level […]

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2015 Carillon Classic 5K Run & Walk Date Announced

Posted on August 14th, 2014 by

Categories: Running

The Dick Pope/Polk County Chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA) announced that the fourth annual Carillon Classic 5K Run & Walk for the benefit of the George W. Harris, Jr. Runaway & Youth Crisis Shelter will be on Saturday, May 2, 2015 at Bok Tower Gardens in Lake Wales. “We are announcing the […]

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Cartoon Network’s MOVE IT MOVEMENT Coming to LEGOLAND® Florida

Posted on August 5th, 2014 by

Categories: Fitness, Upcoming

LEGOLAND ® Florida plays host for a second consecutive year to Cartoon Network’s MOVE IT MOVEMENT Tour on August 9th & 10th. The summertime traveling event targets youth 6-14 and their parents, presented in partnership with the President’s Council on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition and in support of First Lady Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move! initiative. […]

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180 Competed in 7th Annual Scenic 17 Triathlon

Posted on July 30th, 2014 by

Categories: triathlon, Uncategorized

Webber International University hosted the 7th Annual Scenic 17 Triathlon on Sunday, July 27th, at the Babson Park, Florida Campus. In addition to the triathlon, for the first time, a duathlon was hosted simultaneously. This year the event hosted 180 competitors, a host of volunteers, and a large crowd of spectators. Sprint Triathlon The Sprint […]

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Running Shoes and Brews (or Coffee)

Posted on July 22nd, 2014 by

Categories: General, Running, Upcoming

In June, FitNiche and Red Door Wine Market were recognized on runnersworld.com as one of the 11 Great Beer Running Groups in the United States. Here’s a list of weekly pub, wine bar, and coffee house runs throughout Polk County. Tuesday Night Location: Red Door Wine Market, Lakeland Time: 6:15 p.m. Hilly 5K. Food and […]

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Birthday Parties with Lakeland Flying Tigers

Posted on July 10th, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball

Looking for a unique way to celebrate your son or daughter’s birthday this year? Throw the best birthday party in town with the help of the Lakeland Flying Tigers! The cost of a birthday party is ONLY $15.00 per person. A minimum of 10 people is required. Watch a cute video about the parties. The […]

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Scenic 17 Sprint Triathlon & Duathlon July 27

Posted on July 3rd, 2014 by

Categories: Cycling, Running, Swimming, Uncategorized

7th Annual Scenic 17 Sprint Triathlon returns to Babson Park on Sunday, July 27. This year’s event is presented by Hawk Racing and hosted by Webber International University. It all begins on Saturday, July 26, 2014, as registration opens in the Yentes Center, at 3:00 p.m. The race is scheduled for Sunday, July 27, 2014. […]

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MOVE IT MOVEMENT Coming to LEGOLAND® Florida

Posted on June 24th, 2014 by

Categories: Fitness, General

LEGOLAND ® Florida plays host for a second consecutive year to Cartoon Network’s MOVE IT MOVEMENT Tour on August 9th & 10th. The summertime traveling event targets youth 6-14 and their parents, presented in partnership with the President’s Council on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition and in support of First Lady Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move! initiative. […]

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Flying Tigers All-You-Can-Eat Night June 18

Posted on June 16th, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball, General, Uncategorized

The Lakeland Flying Tigers return home Wednesday, June 18 to take on the Clearwater Threshers (Phillies). Tickets for all home games are available by calling the Flying Tigers at (863) 686-8075 or visiting LakelandFlyingTigers.com. Box seats are $6 and reserved seats are $5. Seniors 55 and over children 14 and under and active military personnel […]

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Local Synchro Swim Team qualifies for West Florida Regionals

Posted on May 22nd, 2014 by

Categories: Swimming, Water Sports

All 14 members of the Lakeland YMCA Flamingo Synchro Swim Team qualified for the 2014 West Florida Synchronized Swimming Championships this past weekend at the Southwest Recreation Complex Pool in Largo, having placed in the top three during the recent Northwest Florida Association Synchro Championships in the regional meet is the qualifier in the age […]

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