The Thrashers were Atlanta's professional ice hockey team but they were sold to a Canadian investment group and moved to Winnipeg, Manitoba in 2011. Besides the Thrashers, the Flames were the most recent Atlanta Hockey team to leave Atlanta for Canada.
The University of Georgia Bulldogs compete in NCAA Division I sports and are members of the SEC. The Bulldogs participate in Baseball, both Men's and Women's Basketball, Football, Men's and Women's Golf and a number of other sports. For more information about the University of Georgia sports, visit georgiadogs.com
The Georgia Tech (Georgia Institute of Technology) Yellow Jackets (or the Ramblin' Wreck) competes in NCAA Division I athletics and the Coastal Division of the Atlantic Coast Conference. The school participates in Football, Men's and Women's Basketball, Baseball, Golf, Tennis and a number of other sports.
Club team drawn from high schools in the North Atlanta area headed up by Coach Clinton Criddick.
Saturday, May 25, 2013 8:00:00 AM
DateSaturday, May 25, 2013 @
Additional Date Information
AddressChattahoochee Pointe - 5790 Chattahoochee Pointe Drive Suwanee, GA
DescriptionSpace is limited so register early!
More InformationClick here to view the event organizer's website
Saturday, June 08, 2013 8:00:00 AM
Lake Lanier Islands
DateSaturday, June 08, 2013 @
AddressLake Lanier Islands - 7000 Holiday Road Lake Lanier Islands, GA
Fees$89 while space available (see below)
DescriptionAthletes who have competed in a triathlon before can do My Next Triathlon, as well as returning alumni from My First Triathlon. Better your time from the previous year or just try and stay ahead of the first timers as their event starts just after the My Next Triathlon to add a competitive edge to the event.
Friday, May 31, 2013 9:00:00 PM
DateFriday, May 31, 2013 @
AddressSuwanee - Town Center Avenue Suwanee, GA
We are hosting the ONLY Women's Specific 5K in Suwanee Town Center. This is the second annual running of the shemoves Atlanta 5K, Suwanee. Our race will start in scenic Suwanee Town Center, run along the Suwanee Greenway, and should prove to be a fast course. All pre-registered participants will receive female fit tech tops. Each finisher will be greeted with a Dark Pink Gerber Daisy as a representation of friendship and a symbol of gratitude. Top 3 Overall and 1st through 3rd within Age Groups (Under-14, 14-19 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65+, Stroller Division, Fastest Mom & Pup, Fastest Mom & Daughter Team will receive custom awards.
Our Mission: shemoves looks to empower women by providing the support and events necessary to engage in an active, healthy, balanced lifestyle.
Suwanee 5K Event Schedule:
June 1: Race Day!
7:00 AM: Day-of Registration and Packet Pick-up Opens
8:15 AM: Day-of Registration Closes
8:30 AM: Race Begins
8:30 AM: Expo Opens
9:00 AM: Post-Race Celebration Begins! (Everyone's a WINNER!)
9:30 AM: Awards Ceremony
10:00 AM: Expo Closes
By Danielle Jennings11/28/2012 7:01 PMHome an endless amount of concerts, comedy shows
and sporting events, Atlanta’s Philips Arena isn’t generally known as home to
standout fine dining. Well, newly opened restaurant RED hopes to change all that
with a concept that lets you spectate the happenings at the arena, while
indulging in a meal worthy of second helpings. The location in the heart of
downtown is sure to not only attract residents, but visitors and tourists
alike. With so many openings of restaurants in the city occurring on a pretty
regular basis, only time will tell if RED has any true staying power, but it
appears as though they’re off to a pretty good start. Full story >>
By Danielle Jennings6/30/2012 3:52 PMSince tennis is one of the most electrifying and intense sports around, it needs a venue worthy of all its accolades and audience-attracting athletes. That’s why selecting Midtown’s Atlantic Station as the site for the 2012 BB&T Atlanta Open couldn’t be more perfect. In just seven short years, Atlantic Station has become one of the most sought after destinations for Atlanta residents and visitors alike. So put on your tennis whites and head on down to see your favorite athletic stars in action! Full story >>
By Eric Wiley4/29/2012 2:39 PMAs the end of the regular season approaches, the Atlanta Hawks gear up for a first round playoff match-up against the 2008 NBA Champion, Boston Celtics. Hawks fans can't help but to wonder if and when this current Hawks group of core players can make a deep playoff run. Full story >>
By City Guru3/25/2012 8:50 AMAtlanta will be the place to be this April as the city will once again play host to a variety of sports, concerts, theater and comedy events. With so many things to do in Atlanta it’s always important to plan ahead as many of these events can be sold out and tickets difficult to obtain. Full story >>
By City Guru2/12/2012 12:31 PMThe 76th annual Master's Tournament will take place in the city of Augusta Georgia at Augusta National Golf Club April 5-8, 2012. Full story >>
By City Guru2/12/2012 8:01 AMThe 2012 PGA Tour Championship by Coca-Cola will be at the East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta GA from Sept 17-23. Full story >>
By City Guru2/12/2012 7:11 AMAtlanta will be the home of the 2012 NCAA Tournament South Regional. In March college hoops fans from all over the country will be migrating to Atlanta to take in some of the best basketball in the country. Full story >>