All posts by: Jason Hendrix

CHALLENGE DAYTONA Announces Junior Challenge Triathlon for 2019

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DAYTONA, Fla. — On December 13-15 at iconic Daytona International Speedway, CHALLENGEDAYTONA presents its epic CHALLENGEDAYTONA Festival. Now in its 2nd year, the family friendly international multi-sport festival has announced the Junior Challenge Triathlon event for youth aged 8 to 17 years of age. CHALLENGEDAYTONA is excited to promote healthy lifestyles for children and their families […]

Six FSF Granted Events in August bring nearly 36,417 Visitors and $40.1 Million Economic Impact to Florida

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During the month of August 2019, the Florida Sports Foundation, a Division of Enterprise Florida, Inc., proudly supports the following six events, projected to bring approximately 36,417 visitors and $40.1 million in economic impact to the state, through its quarterly grant program. West Indies vs. India T20 Series Cricket Dates: August 3-4, 2019 | Organization: […]

Teams Announced & Schedule Finalized for Inaugural Sunshine Slam

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Courtesy of Greater Orlando Sports Commission PRINCETON, N.J. (July 22, 2019) – The schedule is finalized for the inaugural Sunshine Slam (@TheSunshineSlam), a men’s collegiate basketball tournament that will take place November 8-10 at Silver Spurs Arena in Kissimmee, Florida. Delaware, Oakland, Southern Illinois, and UTSA comprise the tournament field, which consists of a round-robin […]

Panama City Beach Sports Complex Now Open – Hosts United States Fastpitch World Series This Week

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PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla.- July 10, 2019 –Panama City Beach’s new Sports Complex, managed by Sports Facilities Management (SFM), is now open. On Monday morning, United States Fastpitch Association (USFA) World Series week one opened up the complex, with the first rounds of a 130- team tournament. “We are so excited to open the doors […]

Sixteen FSF Granted Events in July bring nearly 63,566 Visitors and $68.3 Million Economic Impact to Florida

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During the month of July 2019, the Florida Sports Foundation, a Division of Enterprise Florida, Inc., proudly supports the following 16 events, projected to bring approximately 63,566 visitors and $68.3 million in economic impact to the state, through its quarterly grant program. Teen Masters Championships Dates: June 29-July 6, 2019 | Organization: Broward County Sports […]

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

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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

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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 […]