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World Championship Paintball Event Draws More Than 5,000 to Polk County

Posted on November 25th, 2014 by

Categories: Paintball, Uncategorized

The 2014 Paintball Sports Promotions (PSP) World Cup, the largest and most prestigious paintball event in the country, was held at Fantasy of Flight from October 9 to 12. The “Super Bowl” of paintball drew more than 5,000 paintball enthusiasts to Polk County, generating more than $3.5 million in economic impact to the area. The […]

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What’s Happening in Polk County Sports

Posted on November 24th, 2014 by

Categories: 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. Disney Junior Soccer Showcase Date: Friday, November 28-Sunday, November 30 Venue: Northeast Regional Park, Davenport – Disney Junior Soccer Showcase offers younger age groups the chance to experience the same great national competition and top-notch […]

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Polk County’s Athlete Spotlight: Christian Alexander of Lakeland Christian School

Posted on November 18th, 2014 by

Categories: Football, General

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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The 2015 Detroit Tigers Fantasy Camp Will Be the “Experience of a Lifetime”

Posted on November 11th, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball, Uncategorized, Upcoming

Have you ever dreamed of putting on a Tigers uniform and stepping onto a big league field? Are you looking to find that perfect holiday gift? If so, now is the time to live your dream or give someone the gift of their lifetime. The 2015 Detroit Tigers Fantasy Camp package is the perfect holiday […]

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Detroit Tigers Announce 2015 Spring Training Schedule

Posted on November 7th, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball, Upcoming

79th Season at TigerTown in Lakeland Highlighted by Visits from Orioles, Yankees, Nationals and Cardinals  The Detroit Tigers have announced the club’s exhibition game schedule for 2015 Spring Training in Lakeland, Florida. Next spring will mark the Tigers 79th season at TigerTown in Lakeland, extending the longest-standing relationship between a major league team and a current Spring […]

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Tips for Hiking in Central Florida – Planning for Conditions

Posted on November 6th, 2014 by

Categories: General, Uncategorized

Get outside, and enjoy Polk County’s beautiful parks and trails! Before doing so, check out this quick video for tips on hiking in the area and to ensure that you’ve planned for the conditions. Do you know all the safety tips for Hiking in Central Florida? Here’s a video that covers the basics.

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What’s Happening in Polk County Sports

Posted on November 3rd, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball, Running, 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. Lake Region Veterans Day Classic and All-Star Game Date: Friday, November 7-Sunday, November 9 Venue: Lake Region High School, Eagle Lake; Lake Myrtle Sports Park, Auburndale – Lake Region High School presents the Lake Region […]

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Tips for Hiking in Central Florida – Safety

Posted on October 30th, 2014 by

Categories: General, Uncategorized

Have you hiked in Central Florida? Whether it’s your first time or you’ve done it before, check out this video for tips on hiking in the area. Do you follow these safety tips? Stay tuned for Hiking in Central Florida Part 2!

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Polk County Hosts Successful IPSC World Shoot Championship

Posted on October 28th, 2014 by

Categories: General, Shooting

The closing ceremony has been held and preliminary figures are in. PCTSM, along with Universal Shooting Academy and numerous other partners and volunteers, hosted the most successful IPSC (International Practical Shooting Confederation) World Shoot in the organization’s history. More than 1,400 of the most elite handgun athletes in the sport came to Polk County October 3-19 […]

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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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