Category Archives: Sports

Paddling is Key to Success

No, we’re not speaking of corporal punishment … but the best way to win the Second Annual Chain of Lakes Challenge Canoe & Kayak Races is to paddle your boat better than anyone else in the competition. Bring your canoe … Continue reading

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Ladies and Gentleman … Start Your Volleyballs!

Cypress Gardens to Host First-Ever Corporate Beach Volleyball Tournament In celebration of the reopening of Splash Island Water Park and Cypress Gardens’ first-ever Ski & Surf Weekend, the park will host a Corporate Beach Volleyball Tournament on Saturday, March 29. … Continue reading

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Sunshine State Games Mean Busy June for Polk

More than 30 Polk County locations will host the Florida Sunshine State Games during the weekends of June 9-10 and 15 – 17. Thousands of Florida’s finest amateur athletes will participate. Area hotels, restaurants and retailers should find themselves busy. … Continue reading

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