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    May 28, 2014
    U.S. SOCCER FANS REJOICE! More great news coming out of Tampa Bay as U.S. Soccer recently announced that Raymond James Stadium will host a friendly between the U.S. Soccer Women’s National Team and France on June 14 at 7:30 p.m. This is only the second appearance for the women inside Raymond James, defeating the Korea Republic back in 2008 during the team’s post-Olympic Tour. It is, however, the sixth time the U.S. WNT have come into our Tampa Bay community, where they have...
  • YMCA Gymnastics National Championships Volunteers!
    May 19, 2014
    Long time no speak, Tampa Friends! No worries, however, as we'll regularly be posting updates on what's hot in the world of Tampa Bay sports and entertainment from this point on! Big news coming out of the Tampa Bay sports world over the last few weeks. From the upcoming NCBA DI World Series (5/23-30) and pulse-pumping Sunset Music Festival (5/23-24), to the U.S. Women's National team's visit on June 14th and our 4th Annual Sneaker Soiree on June 18th, excitement is at a...
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    July 3, 2013
    Hello Tampa Bay! Long time, no speak! It's been an exciting past few months in the TBSC camp, and July won't disappoint! First, let's take a look back at some of the most exciting news over the past couple weeks. Tampa Bay was selected to host the 2014 YMCA Gymnastics National Championship ! Additionally, TampaBaySports.org received a long overdue facelift. This page is sleek and fan-friendly. It's also the place where you can find and follow your favorite Tampa Bay athletes,...
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    March 4, 2013
    Happy Monday, Tampa Bay! The Tampa Bay Sports Commission dropping by to preview the week ahead here at the TBSC. TBSC TODAY Well, it’s race week! That’s right; the Inaugural Tampa Bay Kids Triathlon at Adventure Island is just five days away (Saturday, March 9). Already experiencing optimistic anticipation throughout the Tampa Bay community, we hope that you can let your youth be part of this newest tradition. The event targets youth ages 7-15 with the only requirement for any
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    January 18, 2013
    Hello Tampa Bay! Some breaking news on the TBSC front as the Tampa Bay Sports Commission and Adventure Island are proud to announce their partnership to host the inaugural Tampa Bay Kids Triathlon on Saturday, March 9, at 7:00 a.m. Youth driven, the triathlon is divided into two divisions, junior varsity (ages 7-10) and varsity (ages 11-15) and will allow entrants to run, bike, and swim around Busch Gardens' water park! This unique venture is also special because it will kickoff the 2013
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    October 23, 2012
    Hey Tampa Bay - Hope you are ready for the 2012 Kellogg's Tour of Gymnastics Champions coming to the Tampa Bay Times Forum this Sunday, October 28th! This show will feature a very impressive cast of gymnasts including members of the men's and women's 2012 Olympic teams. The Tampa Bay Times Forum, along with the Tampa Bay Sports Commission and Tampa Bay & Company , will welcome Olympic medalists McKayla Maroney and Jonathan Horton tomorrow, October 24th for a all-day tour of...
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    September 14, 2012
    More upcoming Tampa Bay Sports related events! George M. Steinbrenner Wood Bay Classic – October 12-14, 2012 at Steinbrenner Field Twenty-four teams from across the United States will compete in Tampa this October in the George M. Steinbrenner Wood Bat Classic. Teams are a composition of up and coming talent under the age of 18. This three day tournament will be hosted at George M. Steinbrenner Field and the Yankees’ Player Development Complex. Tickets can be purchased at the...
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    September 14, 2012
    Looking to get involved and some fun sports and community related events? Look no further! Check out these great volunteer opportunities with the Tampa Bay Sports Commission Creative Loafing Beer Fest: The Art of Beer – September 22, 2012 This Annual Beer Fest will take place at the Tampa Museum of Art and feature more than 75 beers to sample with live entertainment by The Black Honkeys and The Distinguished Men of Brass. Volunteers are currently needed for beer pouring and various other
  • Third Annual Racquet War Tennis Tournament in Tampa!
    August 21, 2012
    Hey there Tampa Bay Sports fans! The unique, Racquet War Tennis Tournament is returning to Tampa September 7-9th for the third consecutive year. In the past, the tournament was just the normal event for adults in the Saddlebrook Resort . For $55.00, each player competes in a minimum of four matches over three days. It’s ideal not only for the really serious, competitive players but also for those out to have more of a social tennis tournament. Racquet War was created by Robin and Oakley...
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    April 25, 2012
    Hello there Sports Fans! The Tampa Bay Sports Commission (TBSC) is seeking volunteers for the annual Game Day of Champions Soccer event. Game Day of Champions is an annual soccer event that is organized by the Tampa Bay Sports Commission and provides Hillsborough County youth soccer teams with a special opportunity to play on the same field as the hometown USF Bulls. The event will feature 14 teams from local youth soccer leagues, all of whom won their respective league championship.