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PCSM Honored by Florida Bicycle Association

Posted on September 11th, 2014 by

Categories: Cycling, General

The Florida Bicycle Association (FBA) presented Polk County Sports Marketing with the Supporting Agency of the Year Award, in recognition of the great partnership shared between the two organizations. FBA Interim Director Becky Afonso presented the honor at the August 28 TDC Board Meeting. PCSM staff members have been highly involved in many projects by […]

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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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Red Ribbon Half Marathon, 5K & Kids Fun Run November 8

Posted on September 9th, 2014 by

Categories: Running, Uncategorized

Polk County’s Only Red Ribbon Half Marathon, 5K & Kids Fun Run on Saturday, November 8, 2014 at the Lake Mirror Promenade Building on InnerAct Alliance’s successful 20+ years of momentum in presenting one of the largest Red Ribbon Campaigns in the state, the popular Red Ribbon tradition continues with Polk County’s 2nd Annual Half […]

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Beginner Soccer Tips with PGTV Sports Central: Equipment

Posted on September 9th, 2014 by

Categories: General, Soccer

For those looking to play soccer, check out this video on the equipment you’ll need to get started in the game. Then, be sure to watch our beginner soccer video on passing, trapping, shooting and throw-ins.   What type of soccer equipment is your favorite?     Related Videos: BEGINNER SOCCER TIPS WITH PGTV SPORTS […]

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What’s Happening in Polk County Sports

Posted on September 8th, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball, Running, Soccer, Softball, 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. 9th Annual Aching Quad Date: Friday, September 12 – Saturday, September 13 Venue:  Lake Hollingsworth/Lake Morton/Lake Hunter, Lakeland – The Lakeland Runners Club presents the 9th Annual Aching Quad, a four-race event in Lakeland […]

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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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Polk County’s Athlete Spotlight: Kamari Johnson of Lakeland High School

Posted on September 4th, 2014 by

Categories: General, PGTV, Running, Uncategorized

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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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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Golf Like a Pro with a Tip from PGA Streamsong Professional- Bunker Shot

Posted on September 2nd, 2014 by

Categories: General, Golf, PGTV

Streamsong Resort‘s PGA Head Golf Professional Matt Jordan shares this golf tip on how to improve your bunker shot. Check out the PGTV segment below. Work on your shot game with this golf tip! You can find more videos on our YouTube channel at www.youtube.com/user/CentralFLSports

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What’s Happening in Polk County Sports

Posted on September 1st, 2014 by

Categories: Fitness, 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. Central Florida Throwdown Date: Saturday, September 6 – Sunday, September 7 Venue:  SUN ‘n FUN, Lakeland – CrossFit Fenrir presents the Central Florida Throwdown, a fitness competition held in Lakeland that tests cardiovascular endurance, […]

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