When Team USA enters the Maracanã Stadium for the Opening Ceremonies in Rio de Janeiro, on Friday, August 5, 40 of the team members will be Floridians. The 17 days of Olympic competition will begin …
Promoting Florida’s Sports Industry
Florida has a special year round environment for the entire sports industry. Florida’s Sports Industry creates over $44 Billion in economic impact for the Sunshine State, provides over 400,000 jobs for its citizens, and attracts over 13 Million out of state visitors each year. All of which deservingly make Florida the “Sports Capital of the World”.
We invite you to visit and enjoy some of the best sporting events, world class competitions, and the active lifestyle opportunities Florida offers.
– John Webb, President