Tourism & Ag Day “Business & Responsibility"
On our third day out, I was able to get an insight on many historic spots throughout our county. We began at the Sebring Race Track. We learned that the Sebring Raceway known throughout Europe as a famous race track. Being able to see the cars up close was something that not many get to experience, especially being able to watch the cars test their speed around the track when the “12 Hours of Sebring” is not in season. Shortly after, we made our way to Maxwell Groves. We were
Why Highlands County?
Last week was Tourism Day for Youth Leadership Highlands. We started the day by arriving at the Chamber of Commerce building in Sebring at 8:00, and getting on the bus shortly after. Our first stop was to the Sebring International Raceway. We got to see cars in the process of getting ready for the races coming up in March, as well as, learn some interesting facts about them. One thing that really caught my attention was that the race cars have built in water compartments, and
Fun, Informative and Insightful!
My third adventure with the Mason G Smoak Foundation was fun, informative, insightful, (like always). We visited a variety of places ranging from the popular Sebring Race Track, to local farms. Our first stop at the Sebring Race Track we got a behind the scenes peek at what it is like for racers, how they prepare for a race, the cost of running a race team, and how the Race Track affects our community here in Highlands County. Throughout the rest of the day we stopped at seve