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Top 4 Smoky Mountain Attractions for Families with Active Kids

If you are spending a family vacation in Gatlinburg or have kids who are participating in an event at Rocky Top Sports World, you will be happy to know that there are some fantastic attractions in the Smokies to keep your kids active! We know that children have plenty of energy and it can be difficult to keep them entertained, so be sure to check out one or all of these fun destinations! Here are the top 4 Smoky Mountain attractions for families with active kids: Read More

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Top 5 Ways to Motivate Your Youth Sports Team

When it comes to having a successful athletic team, motivation is incredibly important! If your team members don’t have the desire to improve and reach their full potential, it becomes much more difficult for your team to achieve goals and find success! Motivation is even more essential with youth sports because kids often need extra encouragement to be their best. Here are the top 5 ways to motivate your youth sports team: Read More

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4 Things to Do in Gatlinburg as a Treat with Your Kids

After a long weekend of your children working hard at a sporting event or youth sports camp, you may want to treat them with something fun. There are several fun things to do in Gatlinburg, from riding a mountain coaster to playing on a playground at Anakeesta. Here are 4 things to do in Gatlinburg as a treat with your kids: Read More

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6 Reasons Why You Should Sign Up for Kids Sports Camps With Us

If you have never signed your children up for kids sports camps, you should enroll them in one! Since they already probably play a sport, they can get in extra practice time, hone their skills, and learn so much. Here are 6 reasons why you should sign up for kids sports camps with us: Read More

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Top 5 Places to Eat in Gatlinburg for Dinner After a Game

If you’re looking for restaurants to take your team out for dinner, you’ll find plenty of them in downtown Gatlinburg. Whether they want seafood, pizza, or barbecue, you’ll find it in town. There are plenty of places to eat in Gatlinburg that can accommodate large groups of your team’s families. Here are the top 5 places to eat in Gatlinburg for dinner after a game: Read More

Rocky Top Sports World Partners With Team Travel Source

GATLINBURG, TN – Rocky Top Sports World in Gatlinburg, Tennessee is proud to partner with Team Travel Source as the Official Housing Company for events hosted at the facility through June 1, 2023. Rocky Top Sports World will work with Team Travel Source to provide housing solutions for all events hosted at Rocky Top Sports Read More

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Great Smoky Mountain Youth All Star Showcase at Rocky Top Sports World

At Rocky Top Sports World, we host several youth sporting events throughout the year. From soccer to volleyball, all kinds of sports are played at our facility. The Great Smoky Mountain Youth All Star Showcase is one of the youth events we want to talk about with you. Keep reading for more information on this event. Read More

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6 Ways to Get Your Kids Excited to Play Youth Sports

Do you want your kids to play youth sports but you aren’t sure how to get them interested? There are plenty of ways you can get your kids excited to play youth sports! From watching games with them to exploring all kinds of sports, you will be able to find a way to get them to want to play. Here are 6 ways to get your kids excited to play youth sports: Read More

5 Advantages of Playing Football

Benefits of Youth Sports: 5 Benefits of Playing Football

Youth football has become one of the most popular sports for young children. There are many advantages of playing football at a young age, and we know it’s extremely beneficial for your child to be a part of a team sport. Here’s a few benefits of football and how the sport can help your child grow: Read More