The Florida Sports Hall of Fame, a 56-year-old organization that recognizes the state’s best and brightest sports celebrities, has named five new members to its Board of Directors. The Hall of Fame has a charitable mission to raise funds for numerous children’s causes, including juvenile diabetes and childhood obesity. “We are delighted to have added […]

Pictured left to right: Sam Fuld, Johnny Damon, Jon Gruden, Allison Jolly, Phil Esposito, Jeremy Foley 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 […]

The Florida Sports Hall of Fame has announced it has entered partnerships with both the University of Florida and Florida State University’s athletic programs in its quest to recognize the state’s brightest and best sports celebrities, as well as to assist its mission in the fight against childhood obesity. The UF Athletic Association and FSU […]

When the 55-year-old Florida Sports Hall of Fame partnered with Polk County’s Sports Marketing brand in 2010 the hope was to provide the people of Florida and tourists alike seamless access to the artifacts and memorabilia collected over the years from the state’s greatest sports celebrities. With the completion and February 11 opening of a […]

The Florida Sports Hall of Fame has inducted over 200 members to date. The collection includes memorabilia from some of the biggest sports stars ever known; including legendary NASCAR drivers Bobby and Donnie Allison, National Hot Rod Association legend “Big Daddy’ Don Garlits, golfer Doug Sanders, tennis player Chris Evert, and football legend Bob Griese, to name […]