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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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What’s Happening in Polk County Sports

Posted on July 21st, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball, Running, Soccer, Softball, triathlon, Upcoming

THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA SPORTS For a complete listing of upcoming events in Polk County, please visit our website at: CentralFloridaSports.com/events.aspx. Florida ISA Back to School Bash Date: Saturday, July 26 – Sunday, July 27 Venue: Bartow Softball Complex – Florida Independent Sports Association (Florida ISA) presents Back to School Bash in Bartow, a youth […]

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What’s Happening in Polk County Sports

Posted on April 7th, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball, Cycling, Food Event, Running, Soccer, Softball, triathlon, Uncategorized, Upcoming

THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA SPORTS For a complete listing of upcoming events in Polk County, please visit our website at: CentralFloridaSports.com/events.aspx. Wingin’ It! 2014 Date: Friday, April 11 – Saturday, April 12 Venue: Winter Haven Airport – Wingin’ It! 2014 will include wing and wing sauce competition, live music and the best brews. – Most […]

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Polk County Wraps Up a Busy Summer of Events

Posted on August 1st, 2013 by

Categories: Baseball, Bowling, Cycling, Judo, Karate, Running, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Table Tennis, taekwondo, triathlon, Uncategorized, Water Sports, weightlifting, Wrestling

The 2013 summer marked not only an eventful year for Polk County Sports Marketing with a number of events including IRONMAN 70.3 Florida, the Sunshine State Games: Polk County Festival and the NSA Fastpitch World Series, but also marked a successful one as well. Find out about these great events and their turn-outs below. IRONMAN […]

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An Impressive Amount of Polk Athletes Competing in the 2013 National Senior Games

Posted on July 23rd, 2013 by

Categories: Bowling, Cycling, General, Golf, Running, Softball, Swimming, Table Tennis, Tennis, triathlon, Uncategorized, Upcoming, Volleyball

The State of Florida will be well represented at the 2013 National Senior Games in Cleveland, Ohio in July as 568 Florida Senior Athletes have registered to compete in the 19 sports of the Games.  Of the more than 500 athletes, 33 are from Polk County. The Florida athletes traveling to Cleveland qualified for the […]

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PCTSM’s Inside Scoop: May

Posted on June 25th, 2013 by

Categories: Baseball, General, triathlon, Uncategorized

PCTSM Partnership with RussMatt Baseball Yields Another Very Successful Year The RussMatt 2013 Central Florida Collegiate Baseball Invitational generated nearly $24 million in economic impact for Polk County over the course of the seven-week tournament. The competition drew 225 teams to Polk County, with 214 of those teams staying in Polk accommodations (63 teams in […]

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2013 IronMan 70.3 Florida Wraps Up Another Success for Polk County

Posted on May 31st, 2013 by

Categories: triathlon

May of 2013 wrapped up the second year that the Ironman 70.3 Florida triathlon was held in Polk County at Haines City’s very own Lake Eva Park. 2012 marked the event’s first year in Polk County, and 2013 continued the success over the course of three days, May 17-19, with more than 2,220 athletes. Friday: […]

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Polk Sports Venue Spotlight: Lake Eva Park

Posted on May 22nd, 2013 by

Categories: Basketball, Fitness, General, Swimming, Tennis, triathlon, Uncategorized

Each month, Catch Central Florida features sports venues across Polk County. Check out this month’s spotlight on Lake Eva Park. Then, look for June’s feature on The Lakeland Center. May is here, and summer is fast approaching with local citizens and tourists alike looking for something to do outdoors in the Florida sunshine.  If that […]

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What’s Happening in Polk County Sports

Posted on May 13th, 2013 by

Categories: Baseball, Football, Golf, Running, Soccer, Softball, triathlon, Uncategorized, Upcoming

THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA SPORTS For a complete listing of upcoming events in Polk County, please visit our website at: CentralFloridaSports.com/events.aspx. Download Central Florida’s free app on your smart phone at: Explore Central Florida on the iOS or Android market. Lakeland Flying Tigers vs. Daytona Cubs Date: Friday, May 17 Venue:  Joker Marchant Stadium, Lakeland – Home games for the Lakeland […]

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Sports Central: July 13th, 2012

Posted on July 19th, 2012 by

Categories: Basketball, Cycling, Fitness, General, Lacrosse, PGTV, Running, Softball, Swimming, triathlon, Uncategorized, Video

Event Links Scenic 17 Triathlon Independent Softball Association Bok Tower Gardens Interviews: Peter Ormsby, Head Track and Field and Triathlon Coach at Webber International University Don Stratton, President of the Independent Softball Association Pirjo Restina, Curator of Education at Bok Tower Gardens Show Packages: 2012 Polk County Festival, Sunshine State Games 2012 Polk County Old […]

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