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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 September 29th, 2014 by

Categories: Running, Shooting, 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. 5th Annual Purple Ribbon 5K Run/Walk Date: Saturday, October 4 Venue: The Villages at Bridgewater, Lakeland – Heather’s Hope Foundation presents the 5th Annual Purple Ribbon 5K Run/ Walk that raises awareness about domestic violence, […]

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Polk County athletes to compete in the 2013 Florida International Senior Games & State Championships

Posted on December 6th, 2013 by

Categories: Basketball, Bowling, Golf, Running, Swimming, Tennis, Uncategorized, Upcoming, weightlifting

Over 1,650 athletes will compete in the 23 sports of the 2013 Florida International Senior Games & State Championships in Lee County, December 7-15. Over 130 athletes from Polk County  will be competing in 16 sports.  Among the athletes from Polk County are 42 bowlers who will compete Saturday, December 7 and Sunday, December 8 […]

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What’s Happening in Polk County Sports

Posted on December 2nd, 2013 by

Categories: Mud Run, Running, Shooting, Softball, Uncategorized, 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. Lakeland Color Vibe 5K Date: Saturday, December 7 Venue: SUN ‘n FUN, Lakeland – Get your friends and family stretched out for this amazing color blast event where you’ll get blasted with color while you […]

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September’s Polk Sports Venue Spotlight: Universal Shooting Academy

Posted on September 10th, 2013 by

Categories: General, Shooting, Uncategorized

Each month, Catch Central Florida features sports venues across Polk County. Check out this month’s spotlight on the Universal Shooting Academy. Then, look for October’s feature on Fantasy of Flight. Did you know that one of the premier training and competition shooting facilities in the United States is located in Frostproof?  Yes, you read that […]

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What’s Happening in Polk County Sports

Posted on November 5th, 2012 by

Categories: Baseball, Shooting, Softball, Uncategorized, Upcoming

THIS WEEK IN CENTRAL FLORIDA SPORTS NOVEMBER 4 – 11 For a complete listing of upcoming events in Polk County, please visit our website at: CentralFloridaSports.com/events.aspx. Download Central Florida’s free app on your smart phone at: Explore Central Florida on the iOS or Android market. FSS Winter National Date: Friday, November 9 – Sunday, November […]

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What’s Happening in Polk County Sports

Posted on October 29th, 2012 by

Categories: General, Shooting, Soccer, Softball, Uncategorized, Upcoming

This Week in Central Florida Sports October 29-November 4  For a complete listing of upcoming events in Polk County, please visit our website at: CentralFloridaSports.com/events.aspx. Download Central Florida’s free app on your smart phone at: Explore Central Florida on the iOS or Android market. World Steel Challenge Dates: Thursday, November 1 – Sunday, November 4 […]

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What’s Happening in Polk County Sports

Posted on October 22nd, 2012 by

Categories: Baseball, General, Golf, Running, Shooting, Softball, Uncategorized, Upcoming

19th Annual Denis L. Fontaine Children’s Classic Golf Tournament Date: Monday, October 22 Venue: Lone Palm Golf Club, Lakeland – The 19th Annual Denis L. Fontaine Children’s Classic Golf Tournament will follow a four-person, best-ball scramble format and will benefit Explorations V Children’s Museum. Monster Planes USA Dates: Thursday, October 25 – Saturday, October 27 Venue: […]

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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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What’s Happening in Polk County Sports

Posted on September 10th, 2012 by

Categories: General, Golf, Shooting, Soccer, Softball, Table Tennis, Uncategorized, Upcoming, Water Sports

U.S. IPSC National Championship Dates: Thursday, September 13–Sunday, September 16 Venue: Universal Shooting Academy–Frostproof -The 2012 United States International Practical Shooting Confederation Nationals is a National Championship that offers participants the opportunity to demonstrate their action pistol practical shooting ability. -The top shooters will then advance to the United States Team to compete in the […]

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