Playing sports is a big part of many children’s lives, and that makes us happy. From performing better academically and improved social skills to overall healthier lifestyles, we know there are endless benefits of playing sports as a kid. But did you know that your child can enjoy even more perks when he or she engages in extra sports time during the summer with sports
A good athlete knows that winning is not just about skill. It also depends on how well they prepared for the competition. That is why we want to make sure you are prepared for your next tournament at our Smoky Mountain sports complex by outlining a few of our favorite tournament prep tips.
Don’t get caught empty-handed. Make sure you and your teammates are prepared for your upcoming tournament at our Smoky Mountain sports complex by following our latest packing guide on what to bring when competing at Rocky Top Sports World.
Have you heard the news? The legendary Harlem Globetrotters recently announced that they will be hosting their very own summer basketball camp at Rocky Top Sports World!
If you’re in town for a tournament at Rocky Top Sports World, be sure to take advantage of all the other excellent Gatlinburg sports opportunities in the area. Located just a short drive away from our sports campus, Smoky Mountain Outdoors offers exciting white water rafting, kayaking, and hike and paddle excursions through some of the region's most breathtaking scenery! Read on to learn about all of the thrilling trips offered at Smoky Mountain Outdoors.
Rocky Top Sports World to Host Adults-Only Smoky Mountain Soccer Tournament This Memorial Day Weekend
Rocky Top Sports World is set to host the adults-only Gatlinburg Moonshine Soccer Cup this Memorial Day weekend! Here is everything that you need to know about this exciting Smoky Mountain soccer tournament in Gatlinburg:
Playing youth sports in Gatlinburg offers a ton of amazing benefits for kids. Not only does it help them live a healthier lifestyle, but it also helps them build social skills and increases academic success. However, did you know that playing sports also offers several longer-lasting benefits, especially for girls?
Rocky Top Sports World hosts dozens of sports events and tournaments throughout the year, and our facilities have everything you need to organize a sports tournament of your own! Here is everything you need to know about how to organize a sports tournament in Gatlinburg:
Rocky Top Sports World is excited to announce that two former Lady Vols will lead the Camp of Champs basketball camp at our sports campus in the Smoky Mountains! Here is everything that you need to know about this unique opportunity to train with former University of Tennessee basketball players Shannon Bobbitt and Alberta Auguste:
Spring is finally here, and everyone at Rocky Top Sports World couldn’t be more excited! To help visitors make the most of their time in the Smokies, we have put together a list of six of our favorite things about spring in Gatlinburg:
If you’re looking for more fun things to do in the Gatlinburg area after a tournament at Rocky Top Sports World, you can’t beat a trip to CLIMB Works! Conveniently located less than ten miles from our sports complex, CLIMB Works offers the very best mountain biking and ziplining in the Smokies. Read on for a complete guide to these exciting Gatlinburg sports.
Gatlinburg was recently named one of the top ten small cities to visit in 2015 by Bustle.com! According to the popular website, our beloved Smoky Mountain destination should absolutely be on your travel bucket list. The ten cities were selected based on their charm and unique things to do, and Gatlinburg certainly has plenty of both! Rocky Top Sports World has put together a few of the great reasons why Gatlinburg is worth visiting.
The fastest growing sport in the United States isn’t what you would expect. Believe it or not, the pastime that has shown the most growth in the last decade is lacrosse! Read on to find out why this exciting sport has become so popular and why Rocky Top Sports World is the number one tournament destination for lacrosse in Gatlinburg.
When we were coming up with a name for our sports campus in Gatlinburg, there was one phrase we knew we wanted associated with our brand: Rocky Top. This legendary mountain in East Tennessee holds a special place in the hearts of both visitors and locals alike. Read on to learn everything you need to know about hiking Rocky Top and how the most famous mountain in the Smokies inspired our name.
Want to add some much needed fun to Monday night? Join Rocky Top Sports World for our brand new Family Game Night! Featuring everything from Capture the Flag to Pictionary, this exciting family sports event in Gatlinburg is the perfect way to start off your week.