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www.sportseventsmagazine.com December 2016 69 Sponsored Content CVBs & Sports Commissions ith every successful sporting event you plan, the bar for excellence is set higher, and there's no better place to maintain that level of quality than in Ocala/ Marion County. When you bring your next sports event here, you can plan for your team's greatest games on year-round maintained fields at our flexible and diverse facilities, designed to welcome groups of all sizes. No other destination offers our unique combination of experience with interna- tional events, impressive sports facilities and an unmatched natural environment. Centrally located with picture-perfect weather all year, keep the excitement going and do more adventures the whole family can enjoy. Zipline through the canyons, kayak on crystal clear springs and make your best plays in a destination you'll love to come back to again and again. So, when it comes to doing more championships, tournaments and awards ceremonies, make Ocala/Marion County the prime destination and resource for all of your sports planning needs. Competitions that can be hosted: n Equine – 5+ facilities for every equine discipline n Baseball – 4 complexes, 23 total fields n Softball – 3 complexes, 12 total fields n Soccer – 5 complexes, 13 total fields n Cycling – 110+ miles of on-road and off-road cycling trails n Running – 110+ miles of paved and unpaved trails n Fishing – 7 different fishable bodies of water accessible by boat n Boating – 7 different bodies of water accessible by boat n Swimming – 1 Olympic size swimming pool n Basketball – 1 facility, 2 courts n Volleyball – 2 facilities, 7 total courts n Canoe n Bowling – 2 bowling alleys, 35-40 lanes each n Cheer & Dance – 1 facility n Duathlons n Triathlons n W Do More Memorable Sporting Events in Ocala/Marion County Corry Locke, Sports Marketing Specialist (352) 438-2800 or (888) FL-OCALA Sales@MarionCountyFL.org Sports.OcalaMarion.com Ocala/Marion County VCB "When it comes to organizing and enjoying your favorite sporting events, Ocala/Marion County offers year-round accessibility, supe- rior convenience, and most important, fun."