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Chain of Lakes Cycling Classic Returns

Posted on February 19th, 2015 by

Categories: Cycling

The 2015 Chain of Lakes Cycling Classic will be held February 28 and March 1. This United States Cycling Federation sanctioned event will bring riders throughout Florida together for two days of racing and fun. The road race and time trials will be held in the Lake Buffum area east of Fort Meade on February […]

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Bloomin Bike Ride is Largest Organized Road Tour in Polk

Posted on January 14th, 2015 by

Categories: Cycling

Main Street Bartow and Bartow Cycling Events are gearing up for the Bloomin Bike Ride on March 7, 2015. The largest organized road tour in Polk County, this is an on-road cycling tour along the scenic back roads of southern Polk County. Gently rolling roads will take cyclists across the Peace River Basin, through expansive […]

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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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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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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 City Plans Personal Bicycling Challenge Ride

Posted on September 24th, 2013 by

Categories: Cycling, Upcoming

Polk City introduces cyclists to the beauty of our Central Florida bike trails. On Saturday, October 19 from 9:00 a.m. through 3:00 p.m., Polk City hosts cyclists who want to see nature ‘up close and personal’ and test their fitness. With Fall’s lower temperatures, it’s time to ride on some of Florida’s premier bicycle trails. […]

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Sports Central: November 30th, 2012

Posted on December 27th, 2012 by

Categories: Basketball, Cycling, Fitness, General, Golf, PGTV, Running, Swimming, Table Tennis, Uncategorized, Upcoming, Video

Event Links Florida Sports Foundation Senior State Games The Lakeland Center Hoops For Lakeland’s Finestest Charity Basketball Tournament Interviews: Mike LePan, Executive Director of The Lakeland Center Stephen Rodriguez, Vice President of the Florida Sports Foundation Nick Gandy, Director of Communications for the Florida Sports Foundation Michele Taylor, Hoops for Lakeland’s Finest Battalion Chief, James […]

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2012 Florida Senior Games in Pictures

Posted on December 11th, 2012 by

Categories: Baseball, Boxing, Food Event, Football, Uncategorized

Athletes age 50 and older showed an incredible amount of athleticism and competition over the past nine days across Polk County during the 2012 Florida Senior Games. Check out the photos we collected over the course of the multi-sport competition including events such as pickleball, golf, cycling and field events such as shot put, high […]

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Polk County to Host 2013 Bike Florida Spring Tour

Posted on October 3rd, 2012 by

Categories: Cycling, Fitness, General, Upcoming

For the first time in its 19 year history, the Bike Florida Spring Tour will hold its week-long bicycle tour in Polk County. The seven-day event, titled the “Orange Blossom Express”, will be held March 22-29, 2013 and will bring more than 900 bicyclists from around the United States and Canada to Polk County to experience the […]

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Registration is Open for the 2012 Florida International Senior Games

Posted on September 12th, 2012 by

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

Registration is now open for the 2012 Florida International Senior Games & State Championships, to be held in Polk County, December 1-9! The 21st Annual Games are a qualifier for the 2013 National Senior Games to be held in Cleveland, Ohio, during the summer of 2013. The 2012 Florida International Senior Games offers three ways […]

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