The Florida Sports Hall of Fame recognizes and honors Florida’s greatest sports figures and events, and leverages this collective celebrity to promote fitness awareness, education and sports activities among our state’s youth and adults. Equally important is the promotion of the qualities of discipline and honor among sports participants.

The Bowden Dynasty

A Story of Faith, Family & Football In one of its most significant ventures...

Gruden, Four Others Inducted Into Hall of Fame

Pictured left to right: Sam Fuld, Johnny Damon, Jon Gruden, Allison Jolly, Phil Esposito,...

FSHF Partners with UF and FSU

The Florida Sports Hall of Fame has announced it has entered partnerships with both...

Florida Sports Hall of Fame Preview Center Draws Huge Crowds

When the 55-year-old Florida Sports Hall of Fame partnered with Polk County’s Sports Marketing...

New Hall of Fame Preview Center Now Open!

The Florida Sports Hall of Fame has inducted over 200 members to date. The collection includes...

Jon Gruden, Phil Esposito Headline Stellar 2016 Class

Enshrinement Ceremony Held November 15 in Tampa

Jon Gruden, the coach who brought a Super Bowl championship to Tampa Bay, highlighted the Class of 2016 that was inducted into the Florida Sports Hall of Fame in a Nov. 15 ceremony at the TPepin’s Hospitality Center in Tampa, Fla.

Joining Gruden in the class was two-time NHL MVP Phil Esposito, World Series champion Johnny Damon, former University of Florida AD Jeremy Foley, and Olympic sailing gold medalist Allison Jolly. Read more.