All posts by: Jason Hendrix

Nine FSF Granted Events in June bring nearly 107,922 Visitors and $107.8 Million Economic Impact to Florida

in Press Releases, Sport Tourism News

During the month of June 2019, the Florida Sports Foundation, a Division of Enterprise Florida, Inc., proudly supports the following nine events, projected to bring approximately 107,922 visitors and $107.8 million in economic impact to the state, through its quarterly grant program. Easton Foundations Gator Cup Dates: May 31-June 1, 2019 | Organization: Gainesville Sports […]

FSF holds annual Summit at Henderson Beach Resort in Destin

in Press Releases, Sport Tourism News, Sunshine State Games News

May 20-22, 2019 The Henderson Beach Resort & Spa – Destin, Fla. Event Program Photo Gallery The 2019 Florida Sports Summit brought together representatives from Florida’s 31 sports commissions and sporting events rights holders from around the Sunshine State, United States, and even Colombia. The Summit featured presentations, certifications courses, and a marketplace that allowed […]

Twelve FSF Granted Events in May bring nearly 50,700 Visitors and $33.9 Million Economic Impact to Florida

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During the month of May 2019, the Florida Sports Foundation, a Division of Enterprise Florida, Inc., proudly supports the following 12 events, projected to bring approximately 50,714 visitors and $33.9 million in economic impact to the state, through its quarterly grant program. CMAS Finswimming World Cup Dates: May 2-5, 2019 | Organization: Broward County Sports […]

Sunshine State Games partners with Experience Florida’s Sports Coast to celebrate Olympic Day at the Figure Skating Championships in Wesley Chapel

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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The 2019 Sunshine State Games will partner with Experience Florida’s Sports Coast on Friday, May 17, 2019, to recognize its annual Figure Skating Championships in Wesley Chapel as its Olympic Day for the Games. Olympic Day is a celebration of the Olympic Movement and the joy of sport by millions of people […]

2019 Florida Spring Training Attendance Tops 1.4 million

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TALLAHASSEE – For the fourth consecutive year, the largest St. Patrick’s Day Party in the State of Florida has been held at a Philadelphia Phillies Spring Training Baseball Game at Spectrum Field in Clearwater. On Sunday, March 17, 11,340 baseball fans were in attendance when the Phillies hosted the New York Yankees.  The Phillies also […]

Fifteen FSF Granted Events in April bring nearly 54,200 Visitors and $42.7 Million Economic Impact to Florida

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During the month of April 2019, the Florida Sports Foundation, a Division of Enterprise Florida, Inc., proudly supports the following 15 events, projected to bring approximately 54,178 visitors and $42.7 million in economic impact to the state, through its quarterly grant program. National Association of Sports Commissions – Women’s Summit Dates: April 3-5, 2019 | […]