Originally incorporated in 1955, the Pensacola Sports Association (PSA) is a private not-for-profit agency and one of the oldest sports commissions in the country.
PSA's annual events include the Pensacola Double Bridge Run, Annual Awards Banquet, High School All-Star Football, Volleyball, Soccer, Softball and Baseball games, Senior Scholar-Athlete Awards Banquet, Racquet Roundup tennis clinics, Bud Light Charity Challenge Tennis Tournament and Pensacola Marathon.
NEW 5K CATEGORY ADDED TO PENSACOLA MARATHON WEEKEND!
The Pensacola Sports Association (PSA) is pleased to announce the Pensacola Marathon Presented by Publix continues to grow and invite more runners to participate this year by adding a 5K category to the event weekend. This year's race is on Sunday, Nov. 8, 2015.
Now, participants will have the option of running the full marathon, half marathon, a marathon relay, or a 5K. Additionally, the Subway Kids Marathon participants will complete their marathon by running the final 1.2 miles, completing the 26.2 mile program.
Registration for the 5K and all race categories is open at www.marathonpensacola.com.
Pensacola Sports Association Holds Sixth Annual Presidents' Cup
Golf Tournament Open to the Public on Thursday, Oct. 29 at Marcus Pointe
The Pensacola Sports Association (PSA) announced today they will have their Sixth Annual Presidents' Cup Golf Tournament on Thursday, Oct. 29, 2015. A shotgun start will begin at noon at the Marcus Pointe Golf Course.
The tournament is open to the public. Registration is now available by calling the PSA office at 434-2800 or visiting www.pensacolasports.com. The entry fee, which includes golf cart, range balls, door prizes, lunch, Budweiser products, post round dinner, event polo golf shirts, and awards, is $100.
The format for this event will be four man best-ball, net the two lowest scores. Each player on each team will play the hole individually. At the end of the hole, the team records only the two lowest scores. If players on a four-person best-ball team shoot individual scores of 4, 5, 5, and 6, the team records only the 4 and 5 on its scorecard.
Founded in 1954, the PSA has had 56 Presidents, mostly serving one-year terms. The current president is Bill Hamilton, Pensacola State College Athletic Director. Santa Rosa County teacher Jackie Brown is President-Elect. Each past president is encouraged to form a team to play for the Presidents' Cup plaque, which will be displayed in the PSA office. Other teams will compete for championship trophies and awards.