Happy Monday, Tampa Bay!
The Tampa Bay Sports Commission dropping by to preview the week ahead here at the TBSC.
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 participant being to have FUN! Swim in the heated lazy river, be entertained by the Busch Gardens’ Steel Drum Band, earn a finisher’s medal, collect an Under Armour participant T-shirt, and purchase discounted Adventure Island tickets!
View the event website, www.TampaBayKidsTriathlon.com, for a comprehensive look at the event, and be sure to register your youth today!
Also on the horizon is the Kenny Chesney Concert as his No Shoes Nation Tour kicks off at Raymond James Stadium on March 16! Joining Chesney will be friends Eric Church, The Eli Young Band, and Kacey Musgraves. Put winter in the rearview, and usher in spring by waving your pirate flag in Tampa Bay!
*** BREAKING *** Through March 12, the TBSC will be running a sweepstakes to win Kenny Chesney tickets! Click the hash tag to enter | #NoShoesNationTampa
Click the here to purchase tickets!
A frenzied February turns into manic March!
Fit Kids Playground kicks off the week with Playin’ in the Park at Curtis Hixon Park on March 5! The IRT Spring Break Pro Am will then feature some of the world’s top racquetball players at the Harbour Island Athletic Club & Spa. with matches occurring March 6 - March 10. Ontario Canoe Training begins on March 7, as does the FACA Boys Soccer Showcase, and the seventh-annual Weekend Hockey Tournament. After the Tampa Bay Kids Triathlon, be sure to stop by the Mayor’s Cup Rowing Regatta, as well as the C. Anderson Walkabout Tour, and the Regional Dance Competition.
Show them why Tampa Bay is great! Come out and support.
Also, be sure to check out a wrap-up of one of our most exciting events at the TBSC, the Hillsborough County Small College Recruiting Fair!
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Until next Monday, Tampa Bay!