SportsEvents Magazine

JUN 2018

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June 2018 60 S O U T H C A R O L I N A t SPARTANBURG? MORE LIKE... BETTER-THAN-A- TOUCHDOWN- BURG. We know what it takes to host champions. We know award-winning sports facilities, great farm-to-table food, and outdoor adventure. We even know how to train the Carolina Panthers and host a myriad of regional sports championships. What we don't know is...why haven't you come to visit yet? There's only #oneSpartanburg. its amazing facilities, the city offers numer- ous attractions, from fun and thrilling to calming and relaxing. Hotel rooms: 15,000 Major facilities: North Myrtle Beach Park and Sports Complex includes four youth baseball/collegiate softball fields, two high school/collegiate baseball fields (that can be transformed to regulation youth baseball/collegiate softball fields) and eight regulation soccer/lacrosse fields. Central Park has three youth baseball/softball fields. Michael Nash Soccer Field offers space for soccer and lacrosse. J. Bryan Floyd Com- munity Center at Central Park houses two basketball courts. Contact: North Myrtle Beach Chamber of Commerce & CVB, www.northmyrtle Rock Hill Rock Hill offers top-quality facilities and provides excellent customer service to sports tournaments and events held at City of Rock Hill public recreation venues. In 2019, the city will open the Rock Hill Sports and Event Center, which will be able to host many sports events. Hotel rooms: 3,156; another 700 rooms will be available in the next year Major facilities: Lake Wylie has a surface of 13,400 acres and 325 miles of shoreline. Cherry Park has five baseball/ softball fields and five multipurpose fields. Hargett Park includes four youth baseball fields and one multipurpose field. Rock Hill Tennis Center features 10 lighted courts and one lighted stadium court. Manchester Meadows has six natural-turf regulation soccer fields and two championship synthetic-turf fields with stadium seating. Giordana Velo- drome features a 250-meter outdoor cycling track with 42.5-degree banked turns. Rock Hill BMX Supercross Track is a BMX track with eight-meter elite and five-meter amateur start hills. Contact: City of Rock Hill, See Ad On Page 61 Spartanburg Spartanburg understands what it takes to deliver exceptional tournaments, races and sporting events. From newly designed, state-of-the-art facilities to ac- commodations for every budget, Spartan- burg can meet most any need. Hotel rooms: 3,500 Major facilities: Tyger River Park hosts softball and baseball. Upward Star Center is a 120,000-square-foot indoor facility equipped with two artificial-turf soccer fields and up to four grass multi- purpose fields. Contact: Spartanburg CVB, See Ad On This Page

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