Rome, GA – Rome-Floyd Parks and Recreation announces that registration for their first ever Youth Summer Basketball program ends May 13th. Boys and girls who are 8-13 years of age as of September 1, 2019 may register for this 4-week program for a fee of $90.00. Teams will be selected by player draft. Player evaluations... Continue Reading →
Rome, GA- The Rome Aerials Gymnastics Team just finished a record-breaking season. The Xcel Gold team broke the gym record for the highest team score twice in the same season, while remaining undefeated throughout the regular season. The first time was at Tucker’s Valentine Invitational with a 113.000 and the second time was at the... Continue Reading →
Rome, GA- Seniors throughout Northwest Georgia will gain pertinent information and have fun getting active at the 33rd Annual Senior Inforum on May 8th at the Thornton Recreation Center located across from Armuchee High School. Tickets are $5 for the Inforum and may be purchased at the Charles C. Parker Center, 1325 Kingston Road. Tickets... Continue Reading →
Rome, GA- Due to weather-related RFPRD League Baseball and Softball games, the 2019 MLB Jr. Home Run Derby has been postponed to Wednesday, May 1, 2019. The event will be moved from Alto Park to Darlington High School Baseball Complex located at 1014 Cave Spring Rd. Rome, GA 30161. For questions, call 7016.291.0766.
Darlington’s freshman class will partner with Rome-Floyd Parks & Recreation to host the Floyd County Special Olympics on the school’s campus on Friday, April 5. Young athletes numbering 300 and representing DIGS, Floyd Training Center, Network Day Service Center, Rome City and Floyd County Schools. “It is always a great honor for Darlington to serve... Continue Reading →
Date: Wednesday, April 24, 2019 Time: 6 p.m. Location: Alto Park Fields Pitch Hit & Run™ is the official skills competition of Major League Baseball ®. This grassroots program is designed to provide youngsters with an opportunity to compete, free of charge, in a competition that recognizes individual excellence in core baseball/softball skills. Boys... Continue Reading →
Date: Wednesday, April 17, 2019 Time: 6 p.m. Location: Alto Park Fields Welcome to the 2019 Major League Baseball ® Jr Home Run Derby™. This fun and exciting youth competition is a free way for talented youngsters to showcase their hitting abilities, with the opportunity of competing at the National Finals during the... Continue Reading →
The 2019 Roman Roast on the River has been cancelled. All monies paid for this event will be refunded. Rome-Floyd Parks and Recreation appreciate the past participation and support of this event and hope to bring it back better than ever in the future. For all questions, please contact the RFPRD office at 706-291-0766.
Rome, GA- The Xcel Gold - Rome Aerials Gymnasts scored A RECORD High Team Score of 113 on Saturday at the 2019 Tucker Elite Valentine Invitational in Tucker, GA. The team score is comprised of the sum of the top three (3) athlete’s score for each event. This is even a bigger accomplishment given the... Continue Reading →
Rome, GA- Due to their innumerable contributions to the field of Athletics, the Rome-Floyd Sports Hall of Fame will welcome five new inductees at the 2019 Sports Hall of Fame Banquet and Induction Ceremony held on February 25th at Berry College’s Krannert Center. Tickets are now on sale for the event. The Rome-Floyd Sports Hall... Continue Reading →