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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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Celebrate the Fourth of July in Central Florida

Posted on July 1st, 2014 by

Categories: Cycling, Fishing, General, Skiing, Uncategorized, Upcoming

Get ready for plenty of family-friendly fun in Polk County this July 4th! Join us in the celebration and remembrance of those who risked their lives for our freedom. Beginning Thursday, July 3 and lasting through the night of Friday, July 4, you will find Independence Day celebrations for everyone going on throughout the county. […]

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20 Ideas for Dad this Father’s Day in Central Florida

Posted on June 11th, 2014 by

Categories: Auto, Aviation, Baseball, Fishing, Fitness, General, Golf, Paintball, Shooting, Uncategorized, Water Sports

Looking for a great gift or activity that your father will enjoy this year? Check out our list of 20 ideas for Father’s Day, and you’re sure to find something he’ll enjoy! TRAVEL DEALS: Be sure to check out our Central Florida Travel Deals at VisitCentralFlorida.org/travel-deals where you will find discounts for many of the places below. Click […]

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Polk County’s Athlete Spotlight: Kristina Ringley of Santa Fe High School

Posted on June 3rd, 2014 by

Categories: General, Swimming

Polk County is home to some of the 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 […]

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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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What’s Happening in Polk County Sports

Posted on April 21st, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball, Powerboat Racing, Running, Soccer, Softball, Swimming

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. The Rowdy Cup Date: Friday, April 25 – Sunday, April 27 Venue: Rowdy Gaines Aquatic Center, Winter Haven – The Winter Haven Stingrays will host The Rowdy Cup, a USA and Florida Swimming sanctioned […]

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