In a state that cares deeply about its football, basketball, and other sports, it’s no surprise that Alabama is home to some top-notch sports centers. Sports complexes across the state provide locals and guests a space to practice their favorite sports, and a place to gather with the community. Here are the best sports centers in Alabama.
Summer is the perfect time to introduce your little ones to America’s past time. Dixie Youth has some of the best youth programs in the state, with well-equipped fields and engaged coaches.
For top of the line baseball, softball, or strength and agility training, look no further than North Alabama Sports Academy. Their number of spacious and open batting cages are sure to be the place the next Jackie Robinson or Mickey Mantle will be discovered.
In the heart of Foley lies one of the best-kept sports complexes in the state. Foley features 10 baseball fields and five soccer fields, each with adequate spectator seating. The complex boasts a number of pavilions and a spectacular hospitality area for private events and other purposes.
For coastal living’s finest sports facilities, check out the Gulf Shores Sportsplex. A highlight among their fields is their high school football field with collegiate level lighting. Whether you bleed crimson & white or your battle cry is “war eagle,” the facility will have you feeling like you’re one of the Alabama football elite.
Like so many sports centers, Troy Sportsplex offers a number of facilities from swimming pools to soccer fields. The highlight of this complex, however, is their peaceful walking trail for the casual athlete. There could be no better way to get the heart rate up than by strolling among the trees. Troy also boasts a pool to cool you off in the heat of the Alabama summer.
Whether you’re looking to become a track star, hit one out of the park, or work towards being the next Mia Hamm, Orange Beach Sportsplex has every facility you need. Their state of the art facilities are the best by the beach. Orange Beach also offers several youth programs to engage the aspiring Olympian in your life.