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August – October 2014

Cal Ripken Baseball World Series @ Hal Brady Recreation Complex
Aug 5 – Aug 13 all-day
Cal Ripken Baseball World Series  @ Hal Brady Recreation Complex

More Information Coming Soon!

2014 Babe Ruth World Series @ Hal Brady Recreation Complex
Aug 6 – Aug 14 all-day
Sunshine State Games Grass Volleyball Series
Aug 23 all-day

The Florida Sports Foundation, Florida Volleyball and the Gainesville Sports UntitledCommission are teaming up to bring the 2nd Tour Stop of the Florida Grass Volleyball Series to Flavet Field on Saturday, August 23! The tournament is open to recreational and competitive Coed 4 on 4 teams and Coed 6 on 6 teams.

Team Fees:
Competitive Adult Coed 4′s: $100
Competitive VIP (4 on 4): $200
Recreational Adult Coed 6′s: $150
Recreational VIP Team (6 on 6): $300

VIP Teams receive lunch, water during event and access to VIP area.

Food and event vendors are wanted! If you are interested in setting up a booth please contact Scott Bishop at (352) 742-0080 or email: scott@floridavolleyball.org.

A portion of all proceeds go directly to Tyler’s Hope, a nonprofit organization that raises money and awareness to find a cure for dystonia, a neurological movement disorder.

For more information about the event or to sign up please visit: http://www.floridavolleyball.org/sunshine-state-games-grass-vb-series.html


2014 Color Run Kaleidoscope Tour @ Bo Diddley Plaza
Sep 27 all-day
2014 Color Run Kaleidoscope Tour @ Bo Diddley Plaza | Gainesville | Florida | United States

 Calling all of Gainesville! The Color Run is bringing their brand new Kaleidoscope Tour to you September 27th! With fresh race gear, more color crazy explosions and brand new race attractions, this is a day you won’t want to miss! Use code: COLORGNV for $5 off! Grab your friends and tickets TODAY! – http://thecolorrun.com/gainesville/2014-09-27/

14th Annual Gainesville Senior Games
Oct 3 – Oct 12 all-day

Senior Games LogoThe Gainesville Sports Commission is proud to announce the 14th Annual Gainesville Senior Games Presented by UF Health will take place on October 3-12, 2014! This year’s games includes the following events: archery, basketball, bowling, cycling, golf, swimming, table tennis, track and field, a 5K race and new this year… Billiards! For more information about each sport, please click on the sport(s) that interest you below:

- Archery                                 - Cycling
Basketball Shooting              - Golf 
- Basketball 3 on 3                  - Swimming
- Billiards                                 - Table Tennis 
-  Bowling                                - 5K and Track & Field

This local Senior Games is sanctioned by the Florida Sports Foundation and is a qualifier for the Florida State Championships. If you are 50 and older and enjoy competition, the 14th Annual Gainesville Senior Games is for you!  

*** Attention participants: Click on the link below to fill out your registration and view the rule book. You will find everything you need to know about your event(s) in this brochure. Please read the registration and rule book carefully for proper instructions on how to register. Once you have filled out the registration forms on pages 9-11 please fax to: (352) 338-6300 or mail to:

Gainesville Sports Commission
300 East University Ave. Suite 100
Gainesville, FL 32601

Click Here for Senior Games Registration and Rule Book

Click here to fill out waiver and registration

If you have any questions please contact the Gainesville Sports Commission office at                (352) 338-9300 or by email at mcrimmins@gainesvillesportscommission.com.Vertical (2)

The 2014 Gainesville Senior Games is partnering with Healthiest Weight Florida Initiative, a statewide promotion for active and healthy living. For more information about Healthiest Weight Florida, click on the link below:

Florida Health Healthiest Weight Campaign

or visit their website, http://www.healthiestweightflorida.com/.

2014 Gainesville Senior Games Sponsors and Partners: UF HealthFSF LOGO BAR

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