All posts by: Nick Gandy

Over 2,500 SSG Athletes Compete in Three Sports in Alachua, Broward and Pasco Counties

in Press Releases, Sunshine State Games News

In the first multi-sport weekend of the 2018 Sunshine State Games, over 2,500 athletes were competing in three sports in three Florida communities. Statewide, 131 individual gold medals were awarded in Figure Skating while eight Basketball team and nine Lacrosse team medals were presented. With more than 300 figure skaters on the ice at Florida […]

Seven Age Group Champions Qualify for AAU National Championship at SSG Super Regional

in Press Releases, Sunshine State Games News

The 2018 Sunshine State Games Super Regional featured 44 Florida-based Volleyball teams playing in Fort Myers, Saturday, April 14 and Sunday, April 15. See results below in the seven age groups where the winners qualified for the AAU National Championships in Orlando in June. The 14-Year Old Age Group winners, Tainas Volleyball Club, from Orlando (pictured […]

12 FSF Granted Events in April bring 99,000 Visitors and $122.7 Million Economic Impact to Florida

in Press Releases, Sport Tourism News

During the month of April, the Florida Sports Foundation, a Division of Enterprise Florida, Inc., proudly supports the following 12 events, projected to bring approximately 99,815 visitors and $122.7 million in economic impact to the state, through its quarterly grant program. Winter Equestrian Festival, January 10 – April 1, 2018, Palm Beach County Projected Out […]

2018 Sunshine State Games Online Registration Available

in Press Releases, Sunshine State Games News

Registration is now open for sports of the 2018 Sunshine State Games sports taking place between April and June at www.flasports.com/ssg-sports/. Now in its 39th year of providing Floridians amateur sports opportunities, the Sunshine State Games are the longest continuously-running State Games in the U.S. First on the calendar of Florida’s Olympic-style Sports Festival is the […]