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What’s Happening in Polk County Sports

Posted on April 4th, 2016 by

Categories: triathlon, Uncategorized

Take a look at the April 4 – April 13 events throughout Polk County, and feel free to share this list with other residents or visitors of the Central Florida area. This Week’s Events April 4 – April 10 Florida’s Natural Charity Classic · Lake Wales -FGTA, LLC presents Florida’s Natural Charity Classic, an official […]

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IRONMAN 70.3 Florida Returns this Weekend to Haines City

Posted on April 8th, 2015 by

Categories: triathlon

Weekend Activities Include Consumer Expo, Run the Ridge 5k and IRONKIDS Florida Fun Run Competitors from 17 states and from 14 countries will descend on Central Florida this week to test their athletic abilities, stamina and competitive drive on the IRONMAN 70.3 Florida swimming, running and cycling course. Triathletes from Florida make up the largest […]

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More Than 2200 Triathletes to Compete in 2014 IRONMAN 70.3 Florida

Posted on April 8th, 2014 by

Categories: Running, Upcoming

Competitors from 41 States and from countries as far away as Germany and Argentina will descend on Central Florida to test their athletic abilities, stamina and competitive drive on Sunday, April 13 on the 70.3 mile swimming, running and cycling course. Triathletes from a number of tri-clubs from the Tampa, St. Petersburg, Orlando and Miami […]

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PCTSM’s Inside Scoop: May

Posted on June 25th, 2013 by

Categories: Baseball, General, triathlon, Uncategorized

PCTSM Partnership with RussMatt Baseball Yields Another Very Successful Year The RussMatt 2013 Central Florida Collegiate Baseball Invitational generated nearly $24 million in economic impact for Polk County over the course of the seven-week tournament. The competition drew 225 teams to Polk County, with 214 of those teams staying in Polk accommodations (63 teams in […]

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2013 IronMan 70.3 Florida Wraps Up Another Success for Polk County

Posted on May 31st, 2013 by

Categories: triathlon

May of 2013 wrapped up the second year that the Ironman 70.3 Florida triathlon was held in Polk County at Haines City’s very own Lake Eva Park. 2012 marked the event’s first year in Polk County, and 2013 continued the success over the course of three days, May 17-19, with more than 2,220 athletes. Friday: […]

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Polk Sports Venue Spotlight: Lake Eva Park

Posted on May 22nd, 2013 by

Categories: Basketball, Fitness, General, Swimming, Tennis, triathlon, Uncategorized

Each month, Catch Central Florida features sports venues across Polk County. Check out this month’s spotlight on Lake Eva Park. Then, look for June’s feature on The Lakeland Center. May is here, and summer is fast approaching with local citizens and tourists alike looking for something to do outdoors in the Florida sunshine.  If that […]

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What’s Happening in Polk County Sports

Posted on May 13th, 2013 by

Categories: Baseball, Football, Golf, Running, Soccer, Softball, triathlon, 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. Download Central Florida’s free app on your smart phone at: Explore Central Florida on the iOS or Android market. Lakeland Flying Tigers vs. Daytona Cubs Date: Friday, May 17 Venue:  Joker Marchant Stadium, Lakeland – Home games for the Lakeland […]

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Ironman 70.3 Florida Returns to Polk this May

Posted on May 3rd, 2013 by

Categories: Cycling, Running, Swimming, Upcoming

Family activities highlight the three day event centered around Haines City’s Lake Eva Park Competitors from 41 States and from countries as far away as Germany and Argentina will descend on Polk County to test their athletic abilities, stamina and competitive drive this Sunday on the 70.3 mile swimming, running and cycling course. While the […]

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Sports Central: June 29th, 2012

Posted on July 19th, 2012 by

Categories: Basketball, Cycling, Fitness, Football, General, Golf, PGTV, Running, triathlon, Uncategorized, Video

Event Links 2012 Polk County Amateur Golf Championship The Lakeland Center Interviews: Dr. Richard Radocha, 36th Annual Polk County Amateur Men’s Golf Championship Scott Sloman, Assistant Executive Director, The Lakeland Center Don Skipper, 2012 Polk County Old School Basketball Tournament Anthony Jones, 2012 Polk County Old School Basketball Tournament Show Packages: Camp R.O.C. Football Camp […]

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Ironman Success Makes a Memorable Weekend for Polk

Posted on May 30th, 2012 by

Categories: Cycling, Fitness, Running, Swimming, triathlon

A week has passed since Ironman 70.3 Florida, and looking at Haines City’s Lake Eva Park now, one probably wouldn’t know that thousands of athletes, spectators and fans assembled at the park over the course of those two days. In fact, there is no trace of all the bikes that were wheeled around and mounted in the […]

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