Donning armor of red, purple, and gold, Orlando City has established itself as one of the USL Pro’s most dominant teams, winning USL Pro championships in 2011—its inaugural season—and 2012. After their second championship, the squad’s success attracted the attention of the MLS’s Sporting Kansas City, who will serve as Orlando City’s parent squad for two years, beginning with the 2013 season.
Fitness trainer Johnnie Daniels—or JD to his clients—knows that everyone's body burns fuel differently. That's why, when new clients walk into the gym, the first thing he does is test their current level of fitness. From this data, and the client's personal goals, he formulates a personalized fitness regimen of methodical exercises and nutritional guidance.
Situated along the banks of Little Lake Fairview, St. Charles Borromeo Catholic School has served the community and its children since its founding in 1955. Highlighting the school's long list of services, the Bulldog Summer Camp helps students elude summer break boredom. The camp—divided into groups according to which grade students are entering—fills days with both indoor and outdoor activities, including games, arts and crafts, and free time for campers to further explore their interests. Most weeks also feature a field trip to local attractions, such as swimming pools and miniature golf courses.
If you've ever watched regular soccer and thought it looked fun but there were too many people smashing into each other, bubble soccer might be for you. People still smash into each other in bubble soccer?it's kind of the point?but at least now they're wearing a giant protective bubble. Players inside these inflatable battle orbs try to score goals while safely careening into each other and bouncing off the ground. Knockerball Orlando-Bubble Soccer not only hosts bubble soccer games, but also rents out its inflatables for private parties.
Although some of today's video games require a bit of movement and interaction, they're still no substitute for the high-energy types of activities offered at Brown's Gym Orbit Sports Academy. For starters, the facility's vast gymnastics center features beams, uneven bars, and other apparatuses that youngsters can learn how to use during lessons and open gyms. The same goes for cheerleading, karate, dancing, and soccer—the most popular sport on Earth and Saturn. For a sample of the activities, the facility's staff members host seasonal camps, birthday parties, and afterschool programs.
Northside Sportsplex presents exercisers with numerous avenues to get fit and stay fit. On its soccer field, the facility hosts tournaments, leagues, and pickup games throughout the week. Competitive juices keep flowing during boot-camp classes, where groups of exercisers power through high-energy workouts under the direction of nationally certified trainers. For a more individualized routine, Northside Sportsplex also offers personal and sport-specific training programs and clinics.