All posts by: Jason Hendrix

Six FSF Granted Events in February bring nearly 14,300 Visitors and $7.5 Million Economic Impact to Florida

in Press Releases, Sport Tourism News

During the month of February 2019, the Florida Sports Foundation, a Division of Enterprise Florida, Inc., proudly supports the following six events, projected to bring approximately 14,298 visitors and $7.5 million in economic impact to the state, through its quarterly grant program. City of Lights Invitational Dates: February 8-10, 2019 | Organization: Greater Orlando Sports […]

Five February FSG Series Qualifiers kick off the 2019 Florida Senior Games, presented by Humana, Slate

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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The 2019 Florida Senior Games, presented by Humana, Series Qualifier events, sanctioned by the Florida Sports Foundation, are gearing up to take place throughout the Sunshine State starting February 2, giving opportunities for athletes 50 and above to Bring Your Game to competitions in the state of Florida. The 21 local series […]

Panama City Beach to Become the Center of Soccer in the Southeast

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PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla., January 25, 2019 – Visit Panama City Beach is looking ahead to summer 2019 with great anticipation, with plans to open its world-class Panama City Beach Sports Complex managed by Sports Facilities Management (SFM). The brand-new $37 million complex will offer visitors on ‘play-cation’ a place to enjoy multiple sports and activities including soccer on its […]

Eight FSF Granted Events in January bring nearly 68,126 Visitors and $58.8 Million Economic Impact to Florida

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During the month of January 2019, the Florida Sports Foundation, a Division of Enterprise Florida, Inc., proudly supports the following eight events, projected to bring approximately 68,126 visitors and $58.8 million in economic impact to the state, through its quarterly grant program. NIRSA Flag Football National Championships Dates: January 3-6, 2019 | Organization: Pensacola Sports […]

Governor’s Baseball Dinner to be held in Palm Beach County February 17

in MLB Spring Training News, Press Releases, Sport Tourism News

Photo Gallery from the 2018 Governor’s Baseball Dinner Media Credential Request TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The Governor’s Baseball Dinner, a celebration of a new season of Major League Baseball Spring Training in Florida, makes its second stop in Palm Beach County in the last five years when the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts, in West […]

That’s a Wrap! The 2018 Florida Senior Games, presented by Humana, host 2500+ athletes over nine days

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Photo Gallery Results TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The 2018 Florida Senior Games, presented by Humana, came to a close on Sunday, December 9, at 7:02 p.m., at the North Greenwood Recreation Center when Bob Gill, of Weeki Wachee, and Michael Goodrich, of St. Joseph, Mich., defeated Steve Arlen, of Kissimmee, and John Trafalski, of Hernando, 11-5, […]

2018 Florida Senior Games, presented by Humana, Comes to A Conclusion in Clearwater

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Photo Gallery Results CLEARWATER, Fla. — The 2018 Florida Senior Games, presented by Humana, came to a close on Sunday at 7:02 p.m., at the North Greenwood Recreation Center when Bob Gill, of Weeki Wachee, and Michael Goodrich, of St. Joseph, Mich., defeated Steve Arlen, of Kissimmee, and John Trafalski, of Hernando, 11-5, 11-5, to […]