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November visitor spending predicted to be $1.8 million

...direct visitor spending, according to a monthly report by the Augusta Convention and Visitors Bureau and Augusta Sports Council.The top two November events are the Augusta Rowing Club's Head of the South Regatta, from Nov. 13-15, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-10-27/november-visitor-spending-
October visitor spending in Augusta estimated to be $3.2 million

...events, according to a report released by the Augusta Convention and Visitors Bureau and Augusta Sports Council.The visitors bureau and sports council keep a monthly tally of direct visitor spending projections, which are calculated by the number...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-10-01/october-visitor-spending-a
3,600 will compete in Ironman 70.3 triathlon

...m. Sunday, Sept. 27, in downtown Augusta. "From what we hear, the competitors love this course," Augusta Sports Council CEO Stacie Adkins said. "Augusta should be proud. We should be embracing these competitors coming to town."Several...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-09-25/3600-will-compete-iro
Road closings for Ironman 70.3 Augusta

...the 13.1-mile run leg of the race.Here is a detailed look at the race and closings, according to the Augusta Sports Council:Bike course: The first group of cyclists will take the route about 8 a.m. Organizers expect roads to be clear...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-09-23/road-closings-ironma
Ironman 70.3 Augusta returns for seventh year as huge as ever

...first year as CEO of the Augusta Sports Council, and she fully understands the...already in town, and the Augusta Sports Council are finalizing logistics. Each...Adkins credited experienced Augusta Sports Council staff members Patrick Regan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-09-19/ironman-703-augusta-returns-seven
Ironman 70.3 fuels Augusta economy for seventh year

...projections released by the Augusta Sports Council and Augusta Convention & Visitors...Stacie Adkins, CEO of the Augusta Sports Council.Adkins said that athletes will...see an increase."The Augusta Sports Council hopes Augusta embraces these...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-09-19/ironman-703
Street closings for Augusta Color Run announced

...Color Run Augusta have been announced by the Augusta Sports Council and Westobou Festival.The following blocks will be closed...runner passes and the street is cleared, according to a sports council news release. The Color Run? is a five-kilometer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/westobou/2015-10-01/street-closings-augus
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