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Ironman to create $4 million in direct visitor spending

...Augusta Convention & Visitors Bureau and the Augusta Sports Council said that nearly $7.7 million will come from visitors...are anticipated to attend the festival.The CVB and sports council rely on research from the Georgia Department of Economic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-08-31/ironman-cre
Around the block

...and $45 after.For more information or to purchase tickets, call Gloria Lee at (706) 833-6647. The Augusta Sports Council is looking for volunteers for the IRONMAN 70.3 Augusta Triatholon, which will be held Sept. 27.More than 1...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-08-25/around-block
Around the block

...University will be open from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.For more information, call (706) 854-8685.The Augusta Sports Council is looking for volunteers for the IRONMAN 70.3 Augusta Triatholon, which will be held Sept. 27.More than 1...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-08-18/around-block
Around the block

...more information, e-mail hospitality@augustanewcomers.net and online at augustanewcomers.net.The Augusta Sports Council is looking for volunteers for the IRONMAN 70.3 Augusta Triatholon, which will be held Sept. 27.More than 1...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-08-03/around-block
August visitors expected to generate $2.9 million

...generate nearly $3 million in direct visitor spending.The Augusta Convention & Visitors Bureau and the Augusta Sports Council said Friday that visitors attending meetings, reunions and sporting events next month will create at least $2...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-07-24/august-visi
Biz Bits

...STACIE ADKINSAward/honor: Appointed a member of the Rotary Club of AugustaDetails: She is CEO of the Augusta Sports Council. SHARON ARGUELLOAward/honor: Named the CSRA Home Connections agent of the month for June from Century 21 Larry...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-24/biz-bits
Ray Guy Award 'watch list' released

The Augusta Sports Council announced today the preseason watch list for the 2015 Ray Guy Award, which honors the nation's top collegiate punter.According...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-07-09/ray-guy-award-watch-list-
Overtime

...Invitational at Forest Hills Golf Club from April 2-3. College FootballRay Guy Award watch list is outThe Augusta Sports Council's preseason watch list for the 2015 Ray Guy Award, which honors the nation's top collegiate punter, has been...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-07-09/overtime
Augusta July visitors to generate $9.9 million

...will have 6,100 visitors and $2.3 million in spending.The Augusta Convention & Visitors Bureau and the Augusta Sports Council reported there will be more than 40 family reunions in the metro area as well.Direct visitor spending is calculated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-29/augusta-visitors-generate-
Best & Brightest: Mitchell Petras, Evans High School

...U.S. history student, Georgia Certificate of Merit, AP Scholar with honors, academic All American, Augusta Sports Council Most Outstanding Male Athlete nominee, The Augusta Chronicle Swimmer of the YearCOMMUNITY ACTIVITIES: Fred Lamback...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-22/best-brightest-mitchell-petra