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Polk Senior Games Registration Opens in January

Posted on December 16th, 2014 by

Categories: Basketball, Bowling, Fishing, Fitness, General, Golf, Running, Shooting, Swimming, Table Tennis, Uncategorized

The 23rd Annual Polk Senior Games are scheduled for February 28 – March 16 and offer a two-week series of 99 athletic and recreational Olympic-style events. They attract nearly 2,500 men and women, 50 and over, with a variety of skills – the serious competitor, the fun at heart, the seasoned athlete, the late bloomer, […]

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Polk County’s Athlete Spotlight: Michael Brown of Kathleen High School

Posted on November 4th, 2014 by

Categories: General, Swimming, Uncategorized

Polk County is home to top high school, collegiate, amateur and professional athletes in the world.  Home to more than 220 annual amateur sporting events, the Detroit Tigers and Lakeland Flying Tigers, the Florida Marine Raiders, and some of the top high school and collegiate athletic programs in the United States, there is never a […]

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What’s Happening in Polk County Sports

Posted on October 27th, 2014 by

Categories: Golf, Powerboat Racing, Softball

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. 2014 FLCMAA- Gator Charity Golf Invitational Date: Monday, October 27 Venue: The Club at Eaglebrooke, Lakeland – The Florida Club Managers Association is proud to present the Gator Charity Golf Invitational; this is the 23rd […]

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UIM WORLD Championship Boat Racing Returns to Lake Alfred This Weekend

Posted on October 15th, 2014 by

Categories: Powerboat Racing

Racing teams from around the world have begun moving into their weekend home to start the process of readying their pit areas for an action packed family fun weekend on the beautiful shores of Lake Alfred at Lions Park in the City of Lake Alfred. One of the largest UIM World Boat Racing championships in […]

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What’s Happening in Polk County Sports

Posted on October 13th, 2014 by

Categories: Auto, Baseball, Powerboat Racing, Running, Shooting, Soccer, Softball, 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. Hoofin or the Woofin 5K Date: Friday, October 17 Venue: Lakeland Yacht and Country Club – The event will feature a 5K race beginning at the Lakeland Yacht and Country Club and continuing around […]

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What’s Happening in Polk County Sports

Posted on September 15th, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball, Cycling, Softball, Swimming, Table Tennis, Tennis, 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. Ledger Junior Super Series Date: Saturday, September 13 – Monday, September 15 Venue:  Beerman Family Tennis Center, Lakeland – The City of Lakeland Parks and Recreation presents the Ledger Jr. Super Series at the […]

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U.S. Open Water Ski Championships To Be Held in Polk City

Posted on September 10th, 2014 by

Categories: Skiing, Uncategorized

21st Nautique U.S. Open Water Ski Championships to be Held October 24-25 in Central Florida Lake Grew in Polk City and Lake Ivanhoe in Orlando will host event. USA Water Ski, Nautique and CBS are pleased to announce the 21st Nautique U.S. Open Water Ski Championships will be held Oct. 24-25 in central Florida. The […]

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Eight Disabled Water Ski Athletes Win National Titles

Posted on September 5th, 2014 by

Categories: Skiing

Eight Athletes Win National Titles At 23rd Disabled Water Ski National Championships Event featured the nation’s top disabled water ski athletes. Eight athletes won national titles at the 23rd Disabled Water Ski National Championships, sponsored by the Shepherd Center and the Barbara Bolding/Jim Grew Foundation, Aug. 29-31, at Whitestone Lake Estates in Talking Rock, Ga. […]

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US Water Ski Teams Win Titles

Posted on September 3rd, 2014 by

Categories: Skiing

2014 Can Am Team Challenge featured competition between Canada and the United States. The U.S. Under 17 and Under 13 Water Ski Teams each won titles at the 7th Can Am Team Challenge, Aug. 30-31, at the Lake of Dreams in Jerseyville, Ill. The two-day, world-record capability event featured team competitions between Canada and 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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