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Wake Forest Demon Deacons – Groves Stadium Aerial and Bird’s Eye View

Bridger Field House at Groves Stadium, built at a cost of $8 million, officially opened in the fall of 1998 and serves the football team in numerous ways, as well as being a major catalyst for the continued growth and development of the overall program. It includes offices for the athletic ticket office, the marketing […]

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North Carolina State Wolfpack – Carter-Finley Stadium Aerial and Bird’s Eye View

Carter-Finley Stadium was opened in 1966 as home to the North Carolina State University Wolfpack football team. The stadium replaced the obsolete on-campus Riddick Stadium and was originally named Carter Stadium in honor of Harry C. & Wilbert J. “Nick” Carter, both graduates of the university. They were major contributors to the original building of […]

5Sep2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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North Carolina Tar Heels – Kenan Memorial Stadium Aerial and Bird’s Eye View

Considering its majestic setting among the Carolina pines, many observers say Kenan Stadium is the most beautiful football facility in the country. One national sports magazine rated Kenan one of the five best places in America to watch a college football game. For scenery, atmosphere and charm, it cannot be surpassed. The stadium has been […]

4Sep2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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Duke Blue Devils – Wallace Wade Stadium Aerial and Bird’s Eye Views

Over the past decade, in the present and in the near future, Duke University and the athletics department have made a financial commitment of more than $75 million to maintain and upgrade its athletics facilities to hold their position as among the finest in the nation. This commitment is clearly evident in a look at […]

2Sep2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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Carolina Panthers – Bank of America Stadium Aerial and Bird’s Eye View

Opened in the summer of 1996, Bank of America Stadium is located in the uptown district of Charlotte and was specifically designed for football by HOK Sports Facilities Group of Kansas City, MO. The 73,778-seat, privately-financed, open-air, natural grass stadium is designed as a self-contained headquarters for the Carolina Panthers and includes training facilities, practice […]

4Aug2008 | | 1 comment | Continued
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Cedar Fair’s Carowinds Theme Park Aerial and Bird’s Eye Views

Carowinds is a 112-acre theme park, located adjacent to I-77 on the state line between North and South Carolina, in Charlotte and Fort Mill, respectively. The park opened on March 31, 1973, at a cost of $30 million, after a four-year planning period spearheaded by Charlotte businessman Earl Patterson Hall, who was inspired to build […]

1May2008 | | 1 comment | Continued
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PGA Tour: Quail Hollow Club Golf Course Charlotte, N.C.

The Wachovia Championship brings the PGA TOUR to Charlotte, North Carolina each year during the first week in May. Since its inauguration in 2003, the Championship has raised over $7.5 million for charity, becoming one of the most prestigious sporting events in the Charlotte region, and has been recognized as one of the top events […]

27Mar2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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NCAA Tournament 2008: Charlotte Bobcat’s Arena Aerial View

Currently on the court is the NCAA Men’s Tournament – Part of the tournament is being played in Charlotte at the Bobcat’s Arena. Click the image below for an aerial view of the stadium – in a Bird’s Eye view in Virtual Earth Technorati Tags: NCAA,Mens Basketball,Sweet Sixteen,Elite Eight,Virtual Earth,Aerial View

22Mar2008 | | 1 comment | Continued
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Lowe’s Motor Speedway Aerial Photo

Great aerial photos and Bird’s Eye views all around at the Lowe’s Motor Speedway in Charlotte, NC. Lowe’s Motor Speedway was designed and built in 1959 by current chairman O. Bruton Smith. The late Curtis Turner, one of stock car racing’s earliest driving stars, was Smith’s business partner. Visit the Official Site for more information […]

18Mar2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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NASCAR Testing At Lowe’s Motor Speedway Aerial Photo

Looking at the Virtual Earth photography tonight getting some shots to post up for the location of the speedway – I found this! When they were taking the Bird’s Eye Photos of the Lowe’s Motor Speedway in Charlotte┬áthey caught it during some NASCAR testing. Looks like Gordon, Johnson and Dale Jr. (just a guess since […]

18Mar2008 | | 0 comments | Continued