All posts by: Jason Hendrix

14 FSF Granted Events in July bring nearly 53,000 Visitors and $49 Million Economic Impact to Florida

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During the month of July, the Florida Sports Foundation, a Division of Enterprise Florida, Inc., proudly supports the following 14 events, projected to bring approximately 52,559 visitors and $49 million in economic impact to the state, through its quarterly grant program. USA Baseball National Team Championships Dates: June 15-July 1, 2018  |  Organization: Palm Beach County […]

Florida: the state of champions.

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The State of Florida continues to produce some of the nation’s best collegiate athletic teams, programs, and student-athletes in the country. Since January 1, 2018, the State of Florida as a whole has displayed multiple championship performances as 12 teams captured national titles that are officially recognized by the NCAA, NAIA, and NJCAA as the nation’s best […]

25th Annual SSG Water Polo to be Contested in Broward County This Weekend

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Sunshine State Games Water Polo teams will be in the Coral Springs Aquatic Center and Pompano Beach Aquatic Center pools vying for gold, silver, and bronze medals with games beginning Friday morning and continuing through Sunday afternoon in South Florida. A total of 55 teams have registered to play in men’s, women’s, and coed divisions […]

Rowing, paddling, and Olympic weightlifting kick off June’s Sunshine State Games this weekend

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Sunshine State Games athletes will be gliding across the water at Nathan Benderson Park in rowing and paddling events and lifting heavy amounts of weight at the Olympic weightlifting competition at the Bradenton Area Convention Center. This is the second weekend of multi-sport 2018 Sunshine State Games competitions going on through the months of May […]

FSF holds annual Summit at One Ocean Resort in Jacksonville

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May 21-23, 2018 One Ocean Resort – Jacksonville, Fla.  Event Program The 2018 FSF Industry Partners Summit brings together representatives from Florida’s 27 sports commissions and sports events rights holders from around the country. Twenty-three presenters from a variety of sports will share their information with Florida’s finest sports tourism promoters throughout the day on […]

Jason Hendrix joins the Florida Sports Foundation as Director of Communications

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The Florida Sports Foundation (FSF), a Division of Enterprise Florida, Inc., is pleased to announce that Jason Hendrix has joined the staff as the Director of Communications. In this position, Hendrix will plan and direct all aspects of communications while managing and implementing all media strategies that foster the daily relationships with local, regional, and […]