Press Release: PrimeSport Partners with Florida Citrus Sports to Offer Official Hospitality and Travel Packages for the Russell Athletic Bowl and Capital One Bowl...

Press Release: PrimeSport Partners with Florida Citrus Sports to Offer Official Hospitality and Travel Packages for the Russell Athletic Bowl and Capital One Bowl

PrimeSport: Official Hospitality and Travel Provider of the Russell Athletic Bowl and Capital One Bowl

Atlanta, Ga., October 11, 2012PrimeSport, the leader in providing direct access to the biggest sporting events on the planet, announced today a new partnership with Florida Citrus Sports as the official hospitality and travel provider for the Russell Athletic Bowl and Capital One Bowl.

The 2012 Russell Athletic Bowl will be held December 28th, 2012 in Orlando, Fla. Played annually at the historic Florida Citrus Bowl Stadium, the game pits the top post-BCS selection from the Big East Conference against the number two post-BCS selection from the Atlantic Coast Conference.

The 2013 Capital One Bowl will be held January 1st, 2013 in Orlando, Fla. as well. The game annually showcases the top selections from the Southeastern Conference and Big Ten Conference. In the 2012 installment, SEC representative South Carolina defeated Big Ten member Nebraska, 30-13.

“PrimeSport has an extensive track record in managing VIP experiences and travel packages for high-profile sporting events.” said Steve Hogan, CEO of Florida Citrus Sports. “By partnering with PrimeSport, our fans will have a dependable method for securing VIP travel and hospitality packages to our great bowl games.”

As part of the partnership, PrimeSport will be offering official Russell Athletic Bowl and Capital One Bowl tickets & Kuykendall Gardner Hospitality Pavilion pre-game packages for the dedicated fan looking for a VIP Experience at either of these events. Official Capital One Bowl travel packages and Russell Athletic Bowl travel packages will also be available from PrimeSport and can include hotel accommodations, game tickets, official pre-game VIP hospitality, souvenirs and much more. As part of the relationship, both bowl games’ unique on-field premium seating experience known as the Uprights Club will be renamed the PrimeSport Uprights Club.

“We are looking forward to our exciting new partnership with Florida Citrus Sports and offering the PrimeSport VIP Experience at both of these great college bowl matchups,” said Greg Nortman, Chief Operating Officer of PrimeSport. “We are excited to provide fans with a safe, secure and officially-sanctioned place to buy packages including tickets, hospitality and travel.”

For more information on official tickets, hospitality and travel packages for the Capital One Bowl or Russell Athletic Bowl, visit PrimeSport.com.

About PrimeSport
PrimeSport is the leader in providing access to the biggest sporting events on the planet, offering tickets, corporate and fan travel packages, and hospitality events for corporations, professional sports teams and fans. Official partnerships with professional and college sports organizations include multiple NFL teams, the Rose Bowl Game®, BCS National Championship, Allstate Sugar Bowl, Discover Orange Bowl, Russell Athletic Bowl, Capital One Bowl, Wrangler National Finals Rodeo, ACC Football Championship, ACC Men’s Basketball Tournament, University of Arizona, UNLV, Tulane University, Feld Motor Sports, State Farm Champions Classic, Jimmy V Men’s Basketball Classic, and select NCAA Championships including the 2013 NCAA® Division I Men’s Basketball Championship, 2013 NCAA Men’s Final Four®, 2013 Men’s College World Series®, 2013 NCAA Women’s Final Four® and 2013 NCAA Men’s Frozen Four®. PrimeSport is a privately-held company, headquartered in Atlanta, GA. For more information, visit www.primesport.com or call 1-800-591-9198.

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About Florida Citrus Sports
Florida Citrus Sports (FCSports or FCS) is a not-for-profit membership organization dedicated to increasing community spirit and pride, promoting tourism, stimulating economic development and ultimately benefiting charities, educational institutions and the quality of life in Central Florida through its signature events. Since its first bowl game in 1947, it is estimated that FCSports has helped thousands of at risk youth in Central Florida through the Florida Citrus Sports Foundation MVPs programs. Today, FCSports has more than 1,000 members and the organization is still growing.

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