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GeorgiaDogs.com
The official site of the University of Georgia Athletic Association provides all the scoop on the teams, plus complete schedule and ticket information, online clips and multimedia, an events calendar, online shopping and more.

Gameday Gameplan
Your source for Georgia football gameday information to make your gameday experience safe and enjoyable. Provides details about parking, traffic management, tailgating, campus transit and dining plus online maps.

University of Georgia Recreational Sports
UGA Rec Sports provides a diverse array of programs and services such as intramural sports, club sports, aquatic programs, outdoor recreation, fitness and wellness programs, and the fields and trails at Lake Herrick.

Athens community sports & recreation


GENERAL RESOURCES

Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services
The ACC Leisure Services department offers a variety of award-winning athletics and recreational programming for all ages:



ADVENTURE RACING

Eco-Adventure Race



BASEBALL / SOFTBALL

Athens Little League

Athens International Little League

Athens Area Men's Baseball League

Athens Pirates College Summer Baseball Club

Adult Softball League



BASKETBALL

Youth and Adult Basketball



BIKING / CYCLING

Athens GA Bicycling Club

Bike Athens Courteous Mass Group Rides

Fall Classic Century Bike Ride

Nitty Gritty Bike Band

SORBA Athens

Twilight Criterium

Skatepark of Athens



BOWLING

Ten Pins Tavern

Showtime Bowling Center



CLIMBING

Active Climbing Indoor Rock Climbing Gym



DARTS

Athens Dart Association



DISABLED ATHLETES / ADAPTED SPORTS

ACC Leisure Services Programs for Special Populations

BlazeSports Georgia



DISC GOLF

Athens Disc Golf



FITNESS PROGRAMS

WoW! Boot Camp

Fitness Rooms



FOOTBALL

Classic City Tigers

Holland Park Patriots Youth Football

Youth Athletic Organizations



GOLF

University of Georgia Golf Course

Athens Country Club

Stadion Classic at UGA



GYMNASTICS

Athens-Clarke Gymnastics Academy

Georgia Elite Gymnastics

National Gymnastics Challenge



KAYAKING AND CANOEING

Big Dogs on the River

Broad River Outpost



MARTIAL ARTS

AKF Itto Martial Arts

American Black Belt Academy

American Kenpo Karate

Athens Tae Kwon Do Center

Athens Yoshukai Karate

Classic Martial Arts Club

The HardCore Gym

Live Oak Martial Arts

New Revolution Tae Kwon Do



PILATES

balance | a pilates + wellness studio

Studio in Athens



ROLLER SKATING

Classic City Rollergirls

Athens-to-Atlanta Road Skate Event



RUNNING

AIDS Walk/Run Athens

Athens, Georgia Half Marathon

Athens Run for the Dogs

Dawg Trot 5K Run/Walk

Junk Yard Jog 5K

Race for the Dream 5K

Relay For Life

Run/Walk for Home 5K



SCOUTING

Boy Scouts of America - Northeast Georgia Council

Boy Scouts Troop 2



SCUBA DIVING

Dolphin Dive Center



SKATEBOARDING

Skatepark of Athens

Skatepark of Athens (fan website)



SOCCER

Athens United Soccer Association

ACC Youth Soccer



SWIMMING

ACC Leisure Services Swimming Pools

Athens Bulldog Swim Club

Athens-Clarke County Dolphins

Athens YMCA Aquatics

Athens YWCO Aquatics

Green Acres/Crestwood Pool



TENNIS

Clarke-Oconee Tennis Association

Tennis for Life

Northeast Georgia Tennis Association



TRIATHLON

Classic City Triathlon Club



ULTIMATE FRISBEE

Athens Ultimate



WALKING

AIDS Walk/Run Athens

Clarke Oconee Heart Walk

Dawg Trot 5K Run/Walk

In Their Shoes

Relay For Life

Run/Walk for Home 5K

Walk With Me



YOGA

Athens Five Points Yoga

Om Town Yoga

Red Lotus Institute

Rubber Soul Yoga Revolution

Sangha Yoga Studio


facilities

UGA Athletic Facilities
Details about Sanford Stadium, Stegeman Coliseum, Foley Field, the Dan Magill Tennis Complex and many other University of Georgia facilities.

Map of ACC Leisure Services Facilities
Shows locations of parks throughout the county.

Bishop Park
The 33 acre park features athletic fields, basketball courts, playgrounds, a swimming pool, and a tennis complex, as well as a paved walking path.

East Athens Community Center
Offers karate, swimming, soccer, tennis, basketball, and other programs.

East Athens Community Park
Facilities include two soccer / football platforms, one practice baseball / softball field, and paved paths.

Holland Youth Sports Complex
The 62 acre facility features six baseball fields and four soccer fields.

Memorial Park
Spans 72 acres in the historic Five Points area and offers a swimming pool, a three-acre lake, a playground, and the Birchmore Trail.

North Oconee River Greenway
A 3.5 mile long paved bicycling and walking path open sunrise to sunset.

Oconee Forest Park
A 60-acre natural area on the UGA campus with over 1.5 miles of hiking trails through the 100-year-old oak-hickory forest. Also provides a 1.2 mile mountain bike trail and Lake Herrick beach with canoe rental available.

Rocksprings Community Center and Park
This 6 acre park features a recreation building, playground, outdoor pool, and basketball courts.

Sandy Creek Nature Center
225 acres of woodlands, fields, and wetlands serve as a wildlife sanctuary and environmental education facility. Provides more than 5 miles of hiking trails throughout.

Sandy Creek Park
The largest of the county's parks covering 782 acres surrounding Lake Chapman. It offers a variety of outdoor recreation opportunities including swimming, hiking, camping, and horse trails. Other facilities include playgrounds, basketball and tennis courts, and a disc golf course.

Satterfield Park
Features five athletic fields, three tennis courts, and a playground.

Southeast Clarke Park
Offers softball and soccer fields, tennis courts, a walking/jogging path and nature trails. This 124-acre park is also home to the World of Wonder playground and the Skate Park of Athens.

World of Wonder Playground
The largest volunteer-built playground in Georgia. The 1,700-square-foot apparatus is filled with slides, swings, bridges and mazes.

Athens YMCA
Facilities include gyms, a swimming pool, and handball and racquetball courts. Also offers football, soccer, martial arts and fitness programs.

Athens YWCO
Recreation options include soccer, swimming, fitness programs, triathlon training, pilates, yoga, Tai Chi and more.

Athens Country Club
Members have access to a 27-hole golf course, tennis courts, a swimming pool and fitness facilities.

news

OnlineAthens Sports News

The online service of the Athens Banner-Herald features extensive coverage of local sports:

The Red & Black
Sports coverage from UGA's independent student newspaper.

WRFC 960 The Ref AM
Athens sports radio.

history & museums

UGA Sports History

Butts-Mehre Heritage Hall and Sports Museum

Athens Athletic Hall of Fame