Rocky Top Sports World Blog

Boys playing Smoky Mountain soccer outdoors surrounded by trees

3 Perks of Our Summer Smoky Mountain Soccer Camps for Kids

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 Read More

Group white water rafting on the Pigeon River, one of the most popular sports in Gatlinburg.

More Gatlinburg Sports to Try: White Water Rafting and Kayaking with Smoky Mountain Outdoors

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.   Read More

girl playing youth sports in Gatlinburg TN

How Playing Youth Sports in Gatlinburg Helps Girls Succeed

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? Read More

Young men playing football at a sports tournament in Gatlinburg.

How to Organize a Sports Tournament in Gatlinburg

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: Read More

Basketball going into the basket at the Gatlinburg basketball camp at Rocky Top Sports World.

Former Lady Vols to Lead Gatlinburg Basketball Camp at Rocky Top Sports World

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: Read More