Bracketology (n. – brak-it-ol-uh-jee) the process of predicting the field for the NCAA Basketball Championship
Bracketology takes on new meaning this year for those of us in Central Florida, as NCAA® March Madness® is coming to Orlando! Both ESPN and CBS Sports’ brackets have the Florida Gators coming to Orlando as a #1 seed. Other teams that have shown up on mock brackets playing at the Amway Center include Kentucky, Michigan State, Ohio State, Louisville, Virginia and Gonzaga.
Don’t miss out on the THE sporting event of the year! Be a part of the PASSION of March Madness by attending the second and third round action of the 2014 NCAA® Division I Men’s Basketball Championship March 20th and 22nd at the Amway Center.
The lower bowl is sold out, but a limited number of seats in the upper bowl still remain. Single session tickets start at just $66 and are available for a limited time. Providing entry to 2 games, single session tickets are just over $30 per game. All session tickets start at $198 and provide admission to all 6 games. Help us sell out the Amway Center for March Madness, as the success of this event will set the tone for the possibility of hosting future NCAA Championships in our destination.
These tickets will not last, purchase yours today! Click HERE to make a date with champions!
March Madness® is the best place to entertain clients and reward employees. Limited availability remains for premium hospitality options in private and group suites. Group suite tickets start at $600 per ticket and include admission to all games, food, beverages (beer & wine), and parking. Click HERE for more information.
The NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Championship will attract thousands of fans from across the United States to our community, generating millions in economic impact for the region. The event is expected to generate more than 14,000 room nights and nearly $10 million of economic impact for the region. In addition, the international and national exposure generated from the media and live telecast will be immeasurable for Orlando and Orange County.
For general tournament information visit www.CentralFloridaSports.org/ncaa. The championship games are hosted locally by Stetson University, Central Florida Sports Commission, and Orlando Venues, in partnership with the City of Orlando and Orange County.
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AAU Pickleball Serves First-Ever Event in Florida
The AAU Englewood Chill Blast Pickleball Tournament made history this weekend as the first-ever pickleball event hosted for AAU members. (What the heck is pickleball?!) More than 180 athletes from 11 states and Canada – ranging from age 19 to 75 – competed on Florida’s west coast as part of the Florida Pickleball League.
Best Bats to Use at AAU Baseball Nationals in 2018
Ask an Expert: AAU Alum Lauryn Williams (Part 2)
Remember When... Dwyane Wade Visited ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex
Back in 2010, before Wade and his buddy LeBron James joined forces in South Beach for the Heat, Wade joined Mickey Mouse and played a special 3-on-3 basketball game with athletes in town for the 16U AAU Girls Basketball National Championships at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Walt Disney World Resort.
18 AAU Events You Don't Want to Miss in 2018
Summertime is right around the corner and, with that, comes the bulk of AAU national championship season. The AAU is constantly adding new events and new competition opportunities for youth athletes and, in recent years, a larger focus has been placed on developing the whole event – not just organizing a tournament. Complete with social responsibility initiatives and unique family vacation opportunities, take a look at the 18 AAU events you are not going to want to miss in 2018.
Workout of the Month: Kneeling Exercises
Walk into a gym and you’ll notice a lot of the same thing: athletes standing, sitting, or lying on their backs while they are getting their bodies ready for 2018 AAU competition. Even though these get the job done, there is another position that can help strengthen your body and balance, giving you an edge on your competition: Kneeling.
Smokey Mountain Gymnastics Vacation Classic
Providence Grand Prix
Eastmont Winter Classic
Lake City Shootout
26th Annual Coyote Invite
TRI_ CITIES FASTBREAK FRENZY & Saturday Nite Light
Tri-City Warm-up Tournament
Princess Classic 2018