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8 Frequently Asked Questions About Our Youth Sports Complex in Gatlinburg

We have been off to a great start here at Rocky Top Sports World. We have already hosted several exciting youth sporting events in Gatlinburg, and we look forward to the many upcoming tournaments we have scheduled.

That being said, we have noticed that some of our guests have had some questions about our youth sports complex in Gatlinburg that we would like to answer.

Why Should You Pick Us?

At Rocky Top Sports World, we pride ourselves on being one of the most state-of-the-art youth sports complexes in America. Not only do we offer 7 multi-purpose synthetic turf fields, but we also offer visitors an impressive 86,000 square-foot indoor facility. What this means is that no matter what sport your team plays, we at Rocky Top Sports World will most likely be able to accommodate you.

Click here to learn more about why your team should pick Rocky Top Sports World.

For a sneak peak at what all our youth sports complex in Gatlinburg has to offer, please watch our virtual tour video below.

What Sports Can We Accommodate?

As we said, at Rocky Top Sports World, we can accommodate nearly any sports group looking for a place to compete in the Smoky Mountains. That being said, here is a list of sports that we know for certain we can host.

  • girls playing volleyball at Gatlinburg sports complexFootball
  • Basketball
  • Soccer
  • Lacrosse
  • Tumbling
  • Cheerleading
  • Rock Climbing
  • Ultimate Frisbee
  • Field Hockey
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling
  • Gymnastics

Where Are We Located?

Located just 5 miles away from the entrance to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Rocky Top Sports World is conveniently located at 1870 Sports World Blvd. in Gatlinburg TN.

In case your GPS has not yet updated to include our address, you can use 150 Profffitt Rd., Gatlinburg TN.

To find driving directions from where you live to our youth sports complex in Gatlinburg, please feel free to use the map below!

What Else Is There To Do in the Smoky Mountains?

Planning a youth sporting event can be hard. Not only do you have to find a space that can accommodate the number of teams you need to make your tournament or event successful, but you also need to find one that is close to a variety of fun things for the players to do when they aren’t competing.

Luckily for us, our youth sports complex in Gatlinburg is just a short drive away from many of the fun things to do in the Smoky Mountains, including the Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies and the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

A few of our favorite Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg attractions located near Rocky Top Sports World include:

  • man zip lining in Pigeon Forge near Rocky Top Sports WorldTanger Outlets in Pigeon Forge (14.8 miles)
  • WonderWorks (13.7 miles)
  • ClimbWorks (8.4 miles)
  • Sugarland Visitor Center (7.3 miles)
  • Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Odditorium (4.8 miles)

How Far Away Are We From You?

One of the biggest perks of Rocky Top Sports World being near the Great Smoky Mountains National Park is that we are within a day’s drive of a bulk of the United States’ population. What this means is that in addition to being so close to all the fun and exciting things to do in the Smoky Mountains, our youth sports complex in Gatlinburg is really close to many of the sports teams that live in the eastern part of the country.

An example of travel times based on team’s city include:

  • Atlanta, Georgia: 3.75 hours
  • Columbia, South Carolina: 4 hours
  • Birmingham, Alabama: 5 hours
  • Raleigh, North Carolina: 5.5 hours
  • Richmond, Virginia: 7 hours
  • Chicago, Illinois: 9.25 hours
  • Tampa, Florida: 10.5 hours

Please note that all travel times are estimated, and they depend on traffic and specific starting destinations.

Do We Offer Any Services That Aren’t Sports-Related?

child celebrating birthday at Rocky Top Sports WorldSure, at Rocky Top Sports World, we pretty much eat, sleep and breathe sports, but that does not mean that our services are limited to only help sports teams utilize our facility. In fact, in the short time that we have been opened, we have already booked several non-sports related conferences.

Our youth sports complex in Gatlinburg can also be used for any business trip or special event where you need room to facilitate a large number of guests. This can include church retreats or even Smoky Mountain weddings.

To learn more about these services, be sure to check out the Rocky Top Sports World Special Events page on our website.

Where Should You Stay?

Since our opening, we have been very fortunate to secure close relationships with several of the Smoky Mountain lodging companies that are located near us. It is thanks to these close relationships that we are able to offer visitors exclusive deals to use during their destination sports event in Gatlinburg.

Click here to learn about Rocky Top Sports World’s Smoky Mountain lodging partners, and for a full list of which lodging deals are available for your group’s tournament.

How Can You Begin Planning an Event With Us?

Now that you know which sports we can accommodate, you may be interested in learning more information about our youth sports complex in Gatlinburg. The best way to get this information and to start planning your own destination sporting event is to fill out the Rocky Top Sports World contact form on our website.

If you are in a rush, or just have a quick question, please feel free to contact us directly by calling (865) 325-0044. One of our sporting experts will be more than happy to answer any and all questions you may have about planning an event at Rocky Top Sports World.

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