A Sports Paradise with the Best of Everything! Palm Beach County, Florida, is a sports paradise with incomparable world-class playing and training facilities. With its extraordinary year-round climate and destination amenities, Palm Beach County offers athletes and coaches the best of everything. Located 70 miles north of Miami and 150 miles south of Orlando on the Atlantic coastline, Palm Beach County has the convenience of Interstate 95 and the Florida Turnpike for travel efficiency as well as an international airport. The county is no stranger to hosting some of the most prestigious events in sports. Most recently, Palm Beach County welcomed one of the largest amateur sporting events in the world, the 2012 USA Field Hockey National Festival. Over 4,000 athletes from around the United States, Canada, Europe and the Caribbean competed in this one-of-a-kind event where the International Polo Club was transformed into 26 field hockey fields for four days of nonstop action. Palm Beach County is a premier destination. Join other elite events when you “Just Bring Your Game” to the county. Other high-profile events recently hosted include American Youth Soccer Organization’s (AYSO) National Games, Honda Classic (PGA Tour Golf), Allianz Championships (PGA Champions Tour), Major League Baseball Spring Training, Amateur Softball Association of America (ASA) National Tournaments, Perfect Game Wood World Bat Championships, Spring Fling – Women’s Lacrosse Spring Training, The Winter Equestrian Festival, USA Baseball Junior Olympics, Delray Beach International Tennis Championships, USA Water Ski National Championships, and the Optimist International Junior Golf Championships. Palm Beach County has hosted a diversified collection of both amateur and professional sporting events as well as national and international competitions. You’ll find everything you need: World-class playing and training facilities, an extraordinary year-round climate, accommodations for any budget, unmatched destination amenities and a superb Sports Commission available to fulfill all your event needs. For more information visit www.palmbeachsports.com STATS • 47 miles of breath-taking beaches • 160+ prestigious golf courses • 30,000-seat stadium with world-class amenities • Major League Baseball spring training complex with 7,000-seat stadium • 1,200 tennis courts and an 8,000-seat tennis stadium • Over 45 parks with vast multi-purpose playing fields • Fresh and saltwater fishing, boating, SCUBA diving and snorkeling • 346 acres of polo and equestrian facilities
Published by Due North Consulting, Inc.. View All Articles.
This page can be found at http://www.bluetoad.com/article/Palm+Beach+County%2C+FL/1323527/147768/article.html.