Sports in Charlotte NC & Lake Norman
Sports fans in the Charlotte region enjoy teams at nearly every level of the American sporting world, whether it’s on the amateur, professional or semi-professional level.
The NFL Carolina Panthers and the NBA Charlotte Hornets call the Carolinas home. Charlotte Knights belong to the IL Baseball league. Charlotte Checkers are a member of the AHL and are the AHL affiliate of the Carolina Hurricanes of the NHL. Charlotte region is considered one of the hubs of American motor sports with most NASCAR teams and several open wheel and sports car teams calling surrounding area home. The PGA Tour stops in Charlotte every year for the Wells Fargo Championship. It will host the PGA Championship in 2017.
SwimMAC Carolina offers a Swim School, a Junior Swim League, competitive teams, a Teen Fit program, a Masters group and a Team Elite for post-graduate and professional swimmers pursuing international competition with Olympic aspirations; many of whom have already medaled in National and Olympic events.
The U.S. National Whitewater Center is the United States Olympic Committee training site for whitewater slalom racing and hosts Olympic team qualifying events. The Belk Bowl is played every December in Charlotte and features football teams from the Atlantic Coast Conference and Southeastern Conference. Not to be forgotten, the Queens Cup Steeplechase, one of steeplechase horse racing’s major annual events is held in the Charlotte region.
Mecklenburg County is home to five collegiate athletic programs while the ACC is the prominent collegiate league in North Carolina. Area high school teams are aligned into conferences as assigned by the North Carolina High School Athletic Association.
- Carolina Panthers (NFL)
- Dirt Track Racing School
- Davidson College – Wildcats
- Hornets (NBA)
- Checkers (AHL)
- Eagles (Soccer)
- Knights (MiLB, AAA, White Sox)
- Lady Eagles (Soccer)
- Soccer Academy (CSA)
- Charlotte Sports Foundation
- Charlotte Steeple Chase
- Clemson University – Tigers
- Dale Earnhardt, Inc.
- Joe Gibbs Racing
- Kannapolis Intimidators (MiLB, A, White Sox)
- Doug Foley’s Drag Racing School
- Duke University – Blue Devils
- Huntersville Family Fitness & Aquatics
- Little Luggies Race Club
- Lowes Motor Speedway
- North Carolina State University – Wolfpack
- University of North Carolina – Tar Heels
- Northcross Lanes
- Penkse Racing South
- Race Teams – Mooresville
- Richard Childress Racing
- RK Motors Charlotte
- Robert Yates Racing Engine
- Roush Racing
- South End Fieldhouse
- StrikeCity – Charlotte
- SwimMAC Carolina
- The Speedway Club
- UNC, Charlotte – 49ers
- University of Southern California – Trojans
- Wake Forest University – Demon Deacons
Lake Norman Town Sports
Other Useful Links
You’ll find family fun; attractions & entertainment, cultural guide, event information, parks & recreation and clubs & organizations. For the latest on local sports from professional to t-ball visit the sports information and golf guide. For those of you that think shopping is a sport, visit the shopping guide. Because you care about your family find medical information and school information.
For additional business information you’ll want to look at county information, NC information and political information. As a result, you can keep up with all the local events whether it’s for fun, business, local or national news on the media guide page.
Compare Lake Norman Towns
Moving to the Lake Norman area? No town has the same personalty. Which town matches your lifestyle? Compare these Lake Norman towns before you buy real estate – Cornelius, Davidson, Denver, Huntersville and Mooresville.
Living on Lake Norman
Find Lake Norman Information; the lake towns and counties on the lake. Whether you are purchasing Lake Norman waterfront real estate or planning on boating or fishing on Lake Norman you’ll want to know where there is lake access with boat ramps and marinas. You might even decide to join one of the many boating clubs on the lake.
Lake Norman Real Estate
Planning on home buying or selling a home in the lake area? Search MLS listings that are up-to-date and accurate for Lake Norman real estate for sale, Cornelius NC real estate, Davidson NC real estate, Denver NC real estate, Huntersville NC real estate and Mooresville NC real estate. Don’t forget to search Lake Norman waterfront property. In conclusion, you’ll need to compare these properties, the amenities they offer and the true costs of living in each town.
Useful Links & News
Don’t forget to view Lake Norman links for more information about the entire Charlotte region. Stay up-to-date on the Lake Norman housing trends. Consequently, these sales trends are just as important to home buyers as for home sellers to know.
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The real estate in Lake Norman offers something for every lifestyle. Learn more about Robin A Puckett. Matching homes with lifestyles is the basis for Robin’s Lake Norman real estate business. Therefore, contact Robin if you have any questions.