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PCTSM Hosts the Polk County All Sports Awards Ceremony with Record Attendance

Posted on July 2nd, 2014 by

Categories: General, Uncategorized

PCTSM hosted the 14th annual Polk County All Sports Awards (PCASA) and Hall of Fame Ceremony on June 24 at the Lakeland Center. The awards ceremony honored more than 50 high school and collegiate athletes and coaches, and concluded with the induction of the 2014 Class of the Polk County Sports Hall of Fame. The […]

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What’s Happening in Polk County Sports

Posted on June 23rd, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball, Soccer, 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. Polk County All Sports Awards Date: Tuesday, June 24 Venue: The Lakeland Center – The 14th Annual Polk County All Sports Awards recognizes Polk County athletes, coaches and administrators, both past and present, in […]

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Florida Sports Foundation celebrates Olympic Day with 2014 Sunshine State Games Polk County Festival

Posted on June 20th, 2014 by

Categories: General, Uncategorized, Upcoming

Event one of 700+ nationwide events celebrating the birth of the modern Olympic Games The spirit of the Olympic Movement will roll into Lakeland, as the Florida Sports Foundation and Polk County Sports Marketing hosts the Sunshine State Games Polk County Festival in celebration of Olympic Day.  The Sunshine State Games Polk County Festival features […]

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Tourism Office Introduces Tigers Spring Training Facebook Photo Contest

Posted on February 21st, 2014 by

Categories: Baseball, General, Uncategorized, Upcoming

Visit Central Florida, Polk County’s official tourism sales and marketing organization, is introducing a Tigers Spring Training photo contest on its Facebook page, www.facebook.com/VisitCentralFlorida, to highlight fans’ favorite Spring Training moments and memories, and to celebrate the Tigers return to Polk County for their 78th spring season. The winner will receive a baseball autographed by […]

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Premier Polk Golf Course Nabs Cover of Top UK Golf Publication

Posted on December 12th, 2013 by

Categories: General, Golf, Uncategorized

As a result of the relationship developed between Polk County Tourism and Sports Marketing, Going for Golf magazine and Scottish golf writer Mark Alexander, Lakeland’s The Club at Eaglebrooke was featured on the cover of Going for Golf magazine in the United Kingdom. PCTSM hosted Mr. Alexander on a Polk County Golf Press Tour in […]

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Sports Central: October 18, 2013

Posted on October 24th, 2013 by

Categories: General, PGTV, Running, Uncategorized, Video

Event Links Red Ribbon Half Marathon and Fun Run USPCA National Patrol Dog 1 Trials Circle B Community Days Interviews: Officer Ted Sealey , Lakeland Police Department K-9 Unit K-9 Bruno, Lakeland Police Department K-9 Unit Jeanette Wallace, InnerAct Alliance, Red Ribbon Half Marathon Angie Ellison, InnerAct Alliance, Red Ribbon Half Marathon Tabitha Biehl, Circle […]

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Updated Collateral Pieces Designed to Promote Polk

Posted on October 18th, 2013 by

Categories: Cycling, General, Uncategorized

Polk County Tourism and Sports Marketing (PCTSM) staff members have worked diligently to update and revamp two collateral pieces, both important marketing tools used to promote Polk County as a business and leisure destination. The Meeting Planner Guide assists staff to promote Polk County as a meeting destination. The eight page guide includes a variety […]

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Sports Central: September 20, 2013

Posted on September 25th, 2013 by

Categories: Auto, Bowling, Cycling, Football, General, Running, Softball

Event Links International Softball Association Webber International Bowling Jim Ryun – Jim Ryun Invitational Interviews: Diana Zavjalova, Webber International University Bowling Team Don Stratton, CEO of the International Softball Association Mike Caldwell, ISA Southern Regional Vice President Jim Ryun, Olympic Silver Medalist, Jim Ryun Invitational Paul White, Race Director, Jim Ryun Invitational Show Packages: Athlete […]

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PCTSM’s Inside Scoop: January- March

Posted on April 19th, 2013 by

Categories: Cycling, Golf, Uncategorized

Bike Florida Partnership Draws More Than 700 Cyclists for Event Polk County Tourism and Sports Marketing worked with Bike Florida to plan and execute the 2013 Bike Florida Spring Tour, March 23-29. PCTSM was the catalyst in bringing together several community groups, local chambers of commerce and city governments, to provide an educational and entertaining […]

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The Annual Orange Cup Regatta Returns For Its 75th Year

Posted on February 28th, 2013 by

Categories: Powerboat Racing, Upcoming

Polk County Tourism and Sports Marketing and the City of Lakeland have partnered together with The Open Invitational American Power Boat Association and The Central Florida Racing Club #208 Region 5, to bring you the 75th Annual Orange Cup Regatta! The Regatta will run Friday, March 1 – Sunday, March 3 on the “Lake of […]

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