Posts in sports
The Extreme Sport of Kite Surfing

If you are looking for an adrenaline rush that will have the wind pressed up against your face as you catch some serious air, than kite surfing may be for you.  One of the best places to try out this fairly new extreme sport is on the beaches on the northeast part of Florida, right near Jacksonville.  It is here that waves from Africa can wander clear across the Atlantic Ocean setting up perfect wave ramps to catch perfect jumps off of.  It is a wave riding paradise for kite surfers.  This best kept secret doesn’t have a very crowded shoreline, giving you lots of space for practice and falls. 

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Crazy Fish – Providing Thrilling Airboat Rides, Great Eats and more!

If you are looking for a unique and fun experience, an airboat ride is just the perfect excursion.  What is an airboat and how is it different from any other kind of boat?  Well, airboats are pretty cool contraptions!  This flat-bottom vessel was made to be used in marshy or shallow areas where other water crafts could not go.  This airboat is powered by what looks like a large fan attached behind it.  You can go so fast it seems like you are just skimming the surface with this big vessel.  The large fans blow so strong that they could blow down an adult! 

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MANY Things to Do in Jacksonville FL at Latitude 360!

[UPDATE: Latitude 360 is now Main Entertainment. But just as fun!] Where ELSE can you catch $5 movies while enjoying a fresh meal brought right to you, all in the comfort of your recliner? And that’s only the beginning… If you’re looking for new and fun things to do in Jacksonville FL you’d better start here with Latitude 360!

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Fun Times with the Jacksonville Sharks!

Welcome to Jacksonville Sharks indoor football! Who doesn’t love a good sporting event in their favorite city? Especially when it’s so hot outside and you’re looking for something A/C friendly! Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena, also known as Sea Best Field, is the home of our professional indoor football team — the Jacksonville Sharks.

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Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp – A Perfect Summer Baseball Treat

[UPDATE: Jacksonville Suns were renamed "Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp".] There is nothing more American than catching a baseball game on a warm summer evening.  The smell of hot dogs, a yummy bag of peanuts and a cold beer all while watching a great Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp game – what could be better?

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Jacksonville Beach – A Surfer’s Secret Spot

Jacksonville Beaches may be one of the most underrated places for surfing.  Not only will you find that it is a great area for beginners as well as experts but there is a strong, tight-knit surfer community throughout the area.  There are several hot spots for not only just surfing but also for kite surfing.  There are numerous local surf shops that offer lessons and is host to numerous surf competitions.

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Jacksonville Jaguars Give Fans a Whole New Football Experience

If you are looking for a great football watching experience, the Jacksonville Jaguars is where it is at.  Its stadium, EverBank Field, is located in downtown Jacksonville right on the St. Johns River.  Not only is it in the heart of the city but fans and guests of the stadium get to experience beautiful panoramic views of the water and all 5 major bridges that converge to this downtown area.

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