After a nationwide talent search, Rocky Top Sports World, along with Sports Facilities Companies (SFC), has chosen Doug Grote to be the new General Manager of the 80-acre multi sports facility in Gatlinburg, Tennessee. Grote has extensive experience managing sports facilities and programs. He holds both a Bachelor of Arts degree from Cumberland College and a master’s degree from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Grote, a former
When it comes to a soccer tournament in Tennessee, there is no better place to hit the field than Rocky Top Sports World in Gatlinburg TN! Our state-of-the-art facility features a massive outdoor area with 7 outdoor fields, making it easy for us to host tournaments of all sizes. When you add the magnificent background of the Great Smoky Mountains, there is no other sports facility quite like ours. Here are the top 5 reasons why our sports complex is the best place to play soccer in Tennessee:
A series of prestigious soccer tournaments, the High School Cup is composed of the Smoky Mountain Cup, the Southern Coast Cup, and the Thoroughbred Cup. Each tournament draws high school soccer teams from across the region and gives teams a chance to face competition that they would not normally play.
Rocky Top Sports World records $55.6 million in its 8th year of operation GATLINBURG, TN – For the second consecutive year, Rocky Top Sports World has set a new economic impact record.
When it comes to planning the perfect basketball tournament, there is no better place to play than our Gatlinburg sports complex! Our state-of-the-art facility features an 86,000 square foot indoor venue equipped with 6 basketball courts, making it easy to have multiple games going on at once! You’ll also find a stunning setting among the Smoky Mountains, as well as plenty of nearby lodging options and fun things to do! Here are the top 4 reasons why Rocky Top Sports World is the best place to play a basketball tournament:
When it comes to both outdoor and indoor sports facilities, there is no better place to play your big game than Rocky Top Sports World! We have received both national and international attention for our state-of-the-art facilities and amenities, so don’t miss the chance to see for yourself what the hype is all about! Here are the top 5 reasons why our complex is the best place to play sports in Tennessee:
If you’re ready to bring your team on a fun trip to a world-class sports complex, look no further than Rocky Top Sports World! Our incredible facilities plus unbeatable location makes our complex the perfect place to bring your team for a weekend filled with your favorite sport. Compete at a higher level all while taking in the mountain views around you. Here is why you should play at Rocky Top Sports World in 2022:
Our state-of-the-art indoor and outdoor sports campus is located in Gatlinburg TN and is surrounded by the beautiful Smoky Mountains. There are benefits of our facility for all those involved, including the event planners, coaches, spectators, and especially the players. Here are 4 reasons your team will love playing at Rocky Top Sports World:
For anyone who plays sports, odds are fall is a busy time for you. Whether you’re a coach, athlete or parent, you’re always at a practice, scrimmage or game during the Autumn months. If you play fall sports, you need to come spend some time at our sports complex. Here are 4 reasons why Rocky Top Sports World is the best place for fall sports:
First kickball event at Gatlinburg venue since opening in 2014 GATLINBURG, TN – Rounding third base and heading towards home! Terminology pertaining to base running and pitch counts are not usually commonplace at Rocky Top Sports World in Gatlinburg, TN – except for the weekend of Sept. 25-26 when the 2021 Turf Wars adult kickball tournament operated by Play Mars Sports took place. This tournament marked
For your convenience, we offer two different dining options at our complex. Champs Grill and Courtside Cafe provide families and teams the ability to grab a quick bite to eat without having to leave the campus. Both places have a variety of different menu options that are equally delicious and budget friendly. Here are 3 reasons to take advantage of the on-site dining at our Gatlinburg sports complex:
Whenever you travel to the Smokies to participate in any of the awesome events at our sports campus, you’ll need the resources to help you have a successful trip. That’s why we created our app that comes with all the information you need to help your trip run smoothly. Here are 4 benefits of using the Rocky Top Sports World app at your next tournament:
Rocky Top Sports World records $46.9 million in its 7th year of operation GATLINBURG, TN – In its 7th year of operation, Rocky Top Sports World welcomed more than 135,700 athletes, spectators, families and friends to Gatlinburg. The award-winning complex contributed $46.9 million in economic impact during the 2020-2021 fiscal year. “Rocky Top Sports World has surpassed all the expectations since its campus opened in Gatlinburg
If you are a big fan of our Tennessee sports campus, you will be delighted to know that we have our very own free app with mountains of information! This is the perfect way to stay updated with all of the exciting tournaments and events coming up, as well as to obtain maps of our venues, get discounts to local businesses and even order concessions online! Here are the top 4 reasons to get the free app for our Tennessee sports campus:
GATLINBURG, TN – Rocky Top Sports World has received honors in two of the SportsEvents Media Group’s 2021 Readers’ Choice Awards categories. The 2021 awards mark the fifth year the Gatlinburg, Tennessee sports complex has earned Readers’ Choice awards. “The City of Gatlinburg is pleased to hear of these two distinctions awarded to Rocky Top Sports World and we offer our congratulations to their staff on