River Sports Events

SUP Yoga at Meads Quarry Saturday 9am

Price: $25.00

Date: July 30, 2016

Yes, that's right...Yoga on a paddleboard! Meet us at the Quarry. Meads Quarry, every Saturday 9am. Cost is $20 and includes board and pfd. Personal boards are not permitted on the Quarry. Get a great core workout and expand your flexibility. Register through Barre Belle Studio or click here: http://barrebelleyoga.com/class-schedule

Barre Belle and River Sports Outfitters are teaming up this summer to bring your practice outdoors! This class is taught at Ijams Nature Center Meads Quarry, 2915 Island Home Ave, Knoxville, TN 37920.

Our hour SUP Yoga classes are taught by qualified yoga instructors who specialize in asana yoga. These instructors enjoy sharing their deep appreciation of nature, and the added benefits that come from practicing yoga on calm water. You will get a brief introduction to SUP, with the majority of the class spent practicing yoga. Asana poses are introduced gently with modifications tailored to the student's experience level and comfort zone. Practicing yoga on a SUP board encourages focus and being fully present in the moment. Doing yoga on a floating platform "requires full awareness, acceptance of Mother Nature's mood, and some humility for the occasional dip into the water!" Equipment is provided. Please arrive 10-15 minutes early for set up.
***PLEASE NOTE CLASSES WILL BE CANCELLED IF NO ONE IS SIGNED UP ONLINE ONE HOUR IN ADVANCE. PLEASE BE SURE TO BOOK YOUR SPOT AT WWW.BARREBELLEYOGA.COM. THANKS!***

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Rentals at Seven Islands

Price: $

Date: July 30, 2016

Starting the weekend of July 8th and 9th River Sports Outfitters will be offering trips from Seven Islands State Birding Park to Cruz Landing. Weekends only. This is about a five mile paddle which will last from 2 to 4 hours depending on the current and sightseeing. The particulars are as follows:

Saturdays: Start at 9 AM to 10 AM from the boat launch area. This group must be off the water by 1 PM. The last rental will be at 2PM with boats required to be off the water by 6PM.
Sundays: Start at 2 PM and be off the water by 6PM.

Costs: Tandem Canoe: $40 Single Kayak: $30
Preregistration Advised see below
Boats will be reserved for those that preregister. Any available boats will be made available to the public after registered guests have been served. A credit card is required for registration and payment.
A security deposit and or drivers license will be required for rental purposes
A shuttle service is not available at this time but you are welcome to catch a ride during transport of boats if room is available.
A liability waiver must be completed by all participants or legal guardian prior to getting on the water.

Safety:

Life Jackets: All participants are required to wear the life jacket provided
Environment: Any containers carried in the boats should be tightly closed and securely attached to the boat. Please do not take any glass product and please haul out all trash
Water, sunscreen, and any personal items should be carefully stored in a waterproof container and secured to your boat. Eyeglass retainers are recommended.
Shuttle: when you shuttle your car be sure to take the keys and leave personnel possession locked up securely.
Dogs: Any dogs taken should be wearing a dog specific life jacket.
Late Take Out Arrivals: If you miss the take out and/or are late to the take out you will be assessed a late fee depending upon the time. There are no public take outs for miles downstream so watch carefully for the take out. Late is after the stated time for being off the water ie 1PM and 6PM. This will be reviewed at the time you put on the river. This charge can vary from $50 up depending on the amount of time.
Groups/Corporations: RSO is happy to accommodate groups. Please email events @ riversportsoutfitters.com for information.

Emergency: In case of an emergency call 911, for non emergency issues call the main store 523-0066

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Panther Creek Rentals Now available Sat. & Sun!

Price: $

Date: July 30, 2016

We are now renting Canoes, Kayaks & SUP boards at Panther Creek! Come see us Sat. 10am to 7pm Sun. 1pm to 7pm
Rates
2 Hours: $20
4 Hours: $30
All Day: $40

(Must be off the water by 7pm)
First Come, First Served

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Monday Yoga @ Ijams with Barre Belle 10am

Price: $10.00

Date: August 1, 2016

Yoga? Outside?! Yes!! Come join us every Monday at 10am at Ijams Nature Center for some wonderful Yoga. Meet us at the Visitor Center. Weather permitting, check Barre Belle for updates. Please register with Barre Belle or click here:http://barrebelleyoga.com/class-schedule

Barre Belle and River Sports Outfitters are teaming up this summer to bring your practice outdoors! This class is taught at Ijams Nature Center Meads Quarry, 2915 Island Home Ave, Knoxville, TN 37920.
***PLEASE NOTE CLASSES WILL BE CANCELLED IF NO ONE IS SIGNED UP ONLINE ONE HOUR IN ADVANCE. PLEASE BE SURE TO BOOK YOUR SPOT AT WWW.BARREBELLEYOGA.COM. THANKS!***

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Adopt A Golden Pint Night

Price: Free Event

Date: August 2, 2016

Available Spaces: Unlimited

It's time for your favorite first Tuesday night event! Pint night is BACK!! Join us the first Tuesday of every month to help raise money for all of the great charities we're partnering with and support all of our wonderful sponsors, all while having a great time!

For the 2016 Pint Night season, the first 200 folks will get a custom pint glass for a $5 donation. Your $5 also includes the first fill-up of your custom glass PLUS a ticket for a refill. Extra refills and all first fills after the first 200 will be a $5 donation. We're excited about raising money for our charities with you!

This month's pint night will be sponsored by Marmot and will benefit Adopt a Golden. According to their website, "Adopt a Golden Knoxville is a volunteer, nonprofit organization dedicated to finding warm, loving permanent homes for Golden Retrievers in order to prevent them from becoming strays or adding to the shelter overpopulation." You can find out more about what they do here! Join us as we partner with them to help them continue the amazing work they do!

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Social Paddle Tuesdays @ The Cove

Price: $15.00

Date: August 2, 2016

Available Spaces: 20

Come Paddle with us! Every Tuesday night at 6pm we will meet at The River Sports at The Cove building and do a little paddling! Bring your own boat or reserve one from us for $15. You MUST Register here so we know to grab you something to paddle. See you on Tuesday's!

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Climbing at The Crag

Price: $10.00

Date: August 4, 2016

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Come top rope with us at Ijams Crag!  Thursdays 5pm to 7pm Cost is $10 per person.

Gear will be included (we provide helmet, harness, rope). Please wear appropriate shoes, comfortable stretchy climbing apparel and bring water. Pre-registration is required. You can register here or by calling 865-673-4687

Park at the end of Aberdeen Road.Directions from Ijams/Island Home Ave: Turn left onto Gilbert Lane (opposite Island Home Baptist Church), Turn Left on Belvedere Ave and Turn Right onto Aberdeen Lane. Continue at right fork on Aberdeen.) There is limited parking at this entrance. Alternatively park at Ijams at Mead’s Quarry and hike in along the Imerys Trail to Burnett Ridge Trail (approx. 1 mile).

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Ride with River Sports

Price: Free Event

Date: August 4, 2016

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Join us every Thursday night from 6-8 to ride the greenway with our bike shop staff! Riding is free, and bikes are available to rent for $10! Test out our bikes or bring your own and then enjoy a cold $2 pint back at our store afterwards!

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

SUP Yoga at Meads Quarry Thursdays at 6pm

Price: $20.00

Date: August 4, 2016

Yes, that's right...Yoga on a paddleboard! Meet us at the Quarry. Meads Quarry, every Thursday at 6pm. Cost is $20 and includes board and pfd. Personal boards are not permitted on the Quarry. Get a great core workout and expand your flexibility. Register through Barre Belle Studio or click here: http://barrebelleyoga.com/class-schedule

Barre Belle and River Sports Outfitters are teaming up this summer to bring your practice outdoors! This class is taught at Ijams Nature Center Meads Quarry, 2915 Island Home Ave, Knoxville, TN 37920.

Our hour SUP Yoga classes are taught by qualified yoga instructors who specialize in asana yoga. These instructors enjoy sharing their deep appreciation of nature, and the added benefits that come from practicing yoga on calm water. You will get a brief introduction to SUP, with the majority of the class spent practicing yoga. Asana poses are introduced gently with modifications tailored to the student's experience level and comfort zone. Practicing yoga on a SUP board encourages focus and being fully present in the moment. Doing yoga on a floating platform "requires full awareness, acceptance of Mother Nature's mood, and some humility for the occasional dip into the water!" Equipment is provided. Please arrive 10-15 minutes early for set up.
***PLEASE NOTE CLASSES WILL BE CANCELLED IF NO ONE IS SIGNED UP ONLINE ONE HOUR IN ADVANCE. PLEASE BE SURE TO BOOK YOUR SPOT AT WWW.BARREBELLEYOGA.COM. THANKS!***

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Thursday Yoga @ Ijams with Barre Belle 6:30pm

Price: Free Event

Date: August 4, 2016

Yoga? Outside?! Yes!! Come join us every Thursday at 6:30pm at The Visitors Center at Ijams Nature Center for some wonderful Yoga. Weather permitting, check with Barre Belle for updates. Cost is $10 per person. Please register with Barre Belle or click here:http://barrebelleyoga.com/class-schedule

Barre Belle and River Sports Outfitters are teaming up this summer to bring your practice outdoors! This class is taught at Ijams Nature Center Meads Quarry, 2915 Island Home Ave, Knoxville, TN 37920.
***PLEASE NOTE CLASSES WILL BE CANCELLED IF NO ONE IS SIGNED UP ONLINE ONE HOUR IN ADVANCE. PLEASE BE SURE TO BOOK YOUR SPOT AT WWW.BARREBELLEYOGA.COM. THANKS!***

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Catalyst Climb 10am to noon, first Saturday of each month

Price: Free Event

Date: August 6, 2016

Available Spaces: Unlimited

The first Saturday of every month we are climbing with Catalyst Sports! This event is for anyone with physical disabilities. All ages are welcome to come and climb our rock wall!

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Kayaking 101 Every other Saturday @ 9am to 11:30am

Price: $35.00

Date: August 6, 2016

Available Spaces: 8

Want to learn the ends and outs of Kayaking? We can teach you! Come join us every other Saturday at Sequoyah Hills Boat Ramp at 9am. Cost is $35 and boat/paddle/pfd is included. You must register so we know how many boats to bring.

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

SUP Yoga at Meads Quarry Saturday 9am

Price: $25.00

Date: August 6, 2016

Yes, that's right...Yoga on a paddleboard! Meet us at the Quarry. Meads Quarry, every Saturday 9am. Cost is $20 and includes board and pfd. Personal boards are not permitted on the Quarry. Get a great core workout and expand your flexibility. Register through Barre Belle Studio or click here: http://barrebelleyoga.com/class-schedule

Barre Belle and River Sports Outfitters are teaming up this summer to bring your practice outdoors! This class is taught at Ijams Nature Center Meads Quarry, 2915 Island Home Ave, Knoxville, TN 37920.

Our hour SUP Yoga classes are taught by qualified yoga instructors who specialize in asana yoga. These instructors enjoy sharing their deep appreciation of nature, and the added benefits that come from practicing yoga on calm water. You will get a brief introduction to SUP, with the majority of the class spent practicing yoga. Asana poses are introduced gently with modifications tailored to the student's experience level and comfort zone. Practicing yoga on a SUP board encourages focus and being fully present in the moment. Doing yoga on a floating platform "requires full awareness, acceptance of Mother Nature's mood, and some humility for the occasional dip into the water!" Equipment is provided. Please arrive 10-15 minutes early for set up.
***PLEASE NOTE CLASSES WILL BE CANCELLED IF NO ONE IS SIGNED UP ONLINE ONE HOUR IN ADVANCE. PLEASE BE SURE TO BOOK YOUR SPOT AT WWW.BARREBELLEYOGA.COM. THANKS!***

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Rentals at Seven Islands

Price: $

Date: August 6, 2016

Starting the weekend of July 8th and 9th River Sports Outfitters will be offering trips from Seven Islands State Birding Park to Cruz Landing. Weekends only. This is about a five mile paddle which will last from 2 to 4 hours depending on the current and sightseeing. The particulars are as follows:

Saturdays: Start at 9 AM to 10 AM from the boat launch area. This group must be off the water by 1 PM. The last rental will be at 2PM with boats required to be off the water by 6PM.
Sundays: Start at 2 PM and be off the water by 6PM.

Costs: Tandem Canoe: $40 Single Kayak: $30
Preregistration Advised see below
Boats will be reserved for those that preregister. Any available boats will be made available to the public after registered guests have been served. A credit card is required for registration and payment.
A security deposit and or drivers license will be required for rental purposes
A shuttle service is not available at this time but you are welcome to catch a ride during transport of boats if room is available.
A liability waiver must be completed by all participants or legal guardian prior to getting on the water.

Safety:

Life Jackets: All participants are required to wear the life jacket provided
Environment: Any containers carried in the boats should be tightly closed and securely attached to the boat. Please do not take any glass product and please haul out all trash
Water, sunscreen, and any personal items should be carefully stored in a waterproof container and secured to your boat. Eyeglass retainers are recommended.
Shuttle: when you shuttle your car be sure to take the keys and leave personnel possession locked up securely.
Dogs: Any dogs taken should be wearing a dog specific life jacket.
Late Take Out Arrivals: If you miss the take out and/or are late to the take out you will be assessed a late fee depending upon the time. There are no public take outs for miles downstream so watch carefully for the take out. Late is after the stated time for being off the water ie 1PM and 6PM. This will be reviewed at the time you put on the river. This charge can vary from $50 up depending on the amount of time.
Groups/Corporations: RSO is happy to accommodate groups. Please email events @ riversportsoutfitters.com for information.

Emergency: In case of an emergency call 911, for non emergency issues call the main store 523-0066

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Panther Creek Rentals Now available Sat. & Sun!

Price: $

Date: August 6, 2016

We are now renting Canoes, Kayaks & SUP boards at Panther Creek! Come see us Sat. 10am to 7pm Sun. 1pm to 7pm
Rates
2 Hours: $20
4 Hours: $30
All Day: $40

(Must be off the water by 7pm)
First Come, First Served

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Kayak 101 Every other Mon @ 6pm to 8:30pm

Price: $35.00

Date: August 8, 2016

Available Spaces: 8

Want to learn the ends and outs of Kayaking? We can teach you! Come join us every other Monday at Sequoyah Hills Boat Ramp at 6pm. Cost is $35 and boat/paddle/pfd is included. You must register so we know how many boats to bring. Please no one under the age of 12.

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Monday Yoga @ Ijams with Barre Belle 10am

Price: $10.00

Date: August 8, 2016

Yoga? Outside?! Yes!! Come join us every Monday at 10am at Ijams Nature Center for some wonderful Yoga. Meet us at the Visitor Center. Weather permitting, check Barre Belle for updates. Please register with Barre Belle or click here:http://barrebelleyoga.com/class-schedule

Barre Belle and River Sports Outfitters are teaming up this summer to bring your practice outdoors! This class is taught at Ijams Nature Center Meads Quarry, 2915 Island Home Ave, Knoxville, TN 37920.
***PLEASE NOTE CLASSES WILL BE CANCELLED IF NO ONE IS SIGNED UP ONLINE ONE HOUR IN ADVANCE. PLEASE BE SURE TO BOOK YOUR SPOT AT WWW.BARREBELLEYOGA.COM. THANKS!***

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Social Paddle @ Sequoyah Hills

Price: $15.00

Date: August 9, 2016

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Come Paddle with us! Every other Tuesday night at 6pm we will meet at the Sequoyah Hill Boat Ramp and do a little paddling! Bring your own boat or reserve one from us for $15. You MUST Register here so we know to grab you something to paddle. See you on Tuesday's!

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Climbing Fundamentals

Price: $20.00

Date: August 10, 2016

Available Spaces: 6

Come learn the basics of Climbing every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month from 6 to 8pm with our Climbing Center Staff. Space is limited so call 865-673-4687 to reserve your spot now!

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Climbing at The Crag

Price: $10.00

Date: August 11, 2016

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Come top rope with us at Ijams Crag!  Thursdays 5pm to 7pm Cost is $10 per person.

Gear will be included (we provide helmet, harness, rope). Please wear appropriate shoes, comfortable stretchy climbing apparel and bring water. Pre-registration is required. You can register here or by calling 865-673-4687

Park at the end of Aberdeen Road.Directions from Ijams/Island Home Ave: Turn left onto Gilbert Lane (opposite Island Home Baptist Church), Turn Left on Belvedere Ave and Turn Right onto Aberdeen Lane. Continue at right fork on Aberdeen.) There is limited parking at this entrance. Alternatively park at Ijams at Mead’s Quarry and hike in along the Imerys Trail to Burnett Ridge Trail (approx. 1 mile).

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Ijams Crag Climbing Program

Price: $100.00

Date: August 11, 2016

Available Spaces: 4

Come Climb with us!

This course includes:

1 hour of instruction @ The Climbing Center. This time is spent learning Belay Instruction: how to properly tie a figure eight follow through and how to safely top rope belay using a GriGri.

3 hours of instruction at The Crag: Meet at The Crag parking area on Aberdeen Ave. Hike to the Climbing area for 2.5 hours of top rope climbing. Gear will be provided.

Please bring: Appropriate hiking shoes, Sunscreen, Snacks/food, water.

You must pre-register here or by calling 865-673-4687.

 

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Ride with River Sports

Price: Free Event

Date: August 11, 2016

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Join us every Thursday night from 6-8 to ride the greenway with our bike shop staff! Riding is free, and bikes are available to rent for $10! Test out our bikes or bring your own and then enjoy a cold $2 pint back at our store afterwards!

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Thursday Yoga @ Ijams with Barre Belle 6:30pm

Price: Free Event

Date: August 11, 2016

Yoga? Outside?! Yes!! Come join us every Thursday at 6:30pm at The Visitors Center at Ijams Nature Center for some wonderful Yoga. Weather permitting, check with Barre Belle for updates. Cost is $10 per person. Please register with Barre Belle or click here:http://barrebelleyoga.com/class-schedule

Barre Belle and River Sports Outfitters are teaming up this summer to bring your practice outdoors! This class is taught at Ijams Nature Center Meads Quarry, 2915 Island Home Ave, Knoxville, TN 37920.
***PLEASE NOTE CLASSES WILL BE CANCELLED IF NO ONE IS SIGNED UP ONLINE ONE HOUR IN ADVANCE. PLEASE BE SURE TO BOOK YOUR SPOT AT WWW.BARREBELLEYOGA.COM. THANKS!***

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Friday Night Group Run!

Price: Free Event

Date: August 12, 2016

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Ready to Run?! We are! Meet us every Friday night (weather permitting) at 6:15pm at our Sutherland Avenue location for a free group run. This will be a greenway run either to the left or to the right of the store. After you run and work up a thirst come on back for $2 Pints at the store!

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

SUP Yoga at Meads Quarry Saturday 9am

Price: $25.00

Date: August 13, 2016

Yes, that's right...Yoga on a paddleboard! Meet us at the Quarry. Meads Quarry, every Saturday 9am. Cost is $20 and includes board and pfd. Personal boards are not permitted on the Quarry. Get a great core workout and expand your flexibility. Register through Barre Belle Studio or click here: http://barrebelleyoga.com/class-schedule

Barre Belle and River Sports Outfitters are teaming up this summer to bring your practice outdoors! This class is taught at Ijams Nature Center Meads Quarry, 2915 Island Home Ave, Knoxville, TN 37920.

Our hour SUP Yoga classes are taught by qualified yoga instructors who specialize in asana yoga. These instructors enjoy sharing their deep appreciation of nature, and the added benefits that come from practicing yoga on calm water. You will get a brief introduction to SUP, with the majority of the class spent practicing yoga. Asana poses are introduced gently with modifications tailored to the student's experience level and comfort zone. Practicing yoga on a SUP board encourages focus and being fully present in the moment. Doing yoga on a floating platform "requires full awareness, acceptance of Mother Nature's mood, and some humility for the occasional dip into the water!" Equipment is provided. Please arrive 10-15 minutes early for set up.
***PLEASE NOTE CLASSES WILL BE CANCELLED IF NO ONE IS SIGNED UP ONLINE ONE HOUR IN ADVANCE. PLEASE BE SURE TO BOOK YOUR SPOT AT WWW.BARREBELLEYOGA.COM. THANKS!***

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Rentals at Seven Islands

Price: $

Date: August 13, 2016

Starting the weekend of July 8th and 9th River Sports Outfitters will be offering trips from Seven Islands State Birding Park to Cruz Landing. Weekends only. This is about a five mile paddle which will last from 2 to 4 hours depending on the current and sightseeing. The particulars are as follows:

Saturdays: Start at 9 AM to 10 AM from the boat launch area. This group must be off the water by 1 PM. The last rental will be at 2PM with boats required to be off the water by 6PM.
Sundays: Start at 2 PM and be off the water by 6PM.

Costs: Tandem Canoe: $40 Single Kayak: $30
Preregistration Advised see below
Boats will be reserved for those that preregister. Any available boats will be made available to the public after registered guests have been served. A credit card is required for registration and payment.
A security deposit and or drivers license will be required for rental purposes
A shuttle service is not available at this time but you are welcome to catch a ride during transport of boats if room is available.
A liability waiver must be completed by all participants or legal guardian prior to getting on the water.

Safety:

Life Jackets: All participants are required to wear the life jacket provided
Environment: Any containers carried in the boats should be tightly closed and securely attached to the boat. Please do not take any glass product and please haul out all trash
Water, sunscreen, and any personal items should be carefully stored in a waterproof container and secured to your boat. Eyeglass retainers are recommended.
Shuttle: when you shuttle your car be sure to take the keys and leave personnel possession locked up securely.
Dogs: Any dogs taken should be wearing a dog specific life jacket.
Late Take Out Arrivals: If you miss the take out and/or are late to the take out you will be assessed a late fee depending upon the time. There are no public take outs for miles downstream so watch carefully for the take out. Late is after the stated time for being off the water ie 1PM and 6PM. This will be reviewed at the time you put on the river. This charge can vary from $50 up depending on the amount of time.
Groups/Corporations: RSO is happy to accommodate groups. Please email events @ riversportsoutfitters.com for information.

Emergency: In case of an emergency call 911, for non emergency issues call the main store 523-0066

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Panther Creek Rentals Now available Sat. & Sun!

Price: $

Date: August 13, 2016

We are now renting Canoes, Kayaks & SUP boards at Panther Creek! Come see us Sat. 10am to 7pm Sun. 1pm to 7pm
Rates
2 Hours: $20
4 Hours: $30
All Day: $40

(Must be off the water by 7pm)
First Come, First Served

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Monday Yoga @ Ijams with Barre Belle 10am

Price: $10.00

Date: August 15, 2016

Yoga? Outside?! Yes!! Come join us every Monday at 10am at Ijams Nature Center for some wonderful Yoga. Meet us at the Visitor Center. Weather permitting, check Barre Belle for updates. Please register with Barre Belle or click here:http://barrebelleyoga.com/class-schedule

Barre Belle and River Sports Outfitters are teaming up this summer to bring your practice outdoors! This class is taught at Ijams Nature Center Meads Quarry, 2915 Island Home Ave, Knoxville, TN 37920.
***PLEASE NOTE CLASSES WILL BE CANCELLED IF NO ONE IS SIGNED UP ONLINE ONE HOUR IN ADVANCE. PLEASE BE SURE TO BOOK YOUR SPOT AT WWW.BARREBELLEYOGA.COM. THANKS!***

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Social Paddle Tuesdays @ The Cove

Price: $15.00

Date: August 16, 2016

Available Spaces: 20

Come Paddle with us! Every Tuesday night at 6pm we will meet at The River Sports at The Cove building and do a little paddling! Bring your own boat or reserve one from us for $15. You MUST Register here so we know to grab you something to paddle. See you on Tuesday's!

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Climbing at The Crag

Price: $10.00

Date: August 18, 2016

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Come top rope with us at Ijams Crag!  Thursdays 5pm to 7pm Cost is $10 per person.

Gear will be included (we provide helmet, harness, rope). Please wear appropriate shoes, comfortable stretchy climbing apparel and bring water. Pre-registration is required. You can register here or by calling 865-673-4687

Park at the end of Aberdeen Road.Directions from Ijams/Island Home Ave: Turn left onto Gilbert Lane (opposite Island Home Baptist Church), Turn Left on Belvedere Ave and Turn Right onto Aberdeen Lane. Continue at right fork on Aberdeen.) There is limited parking at this entrance. Alternatively park at Ijams at Mead’s Quarry and hike in along the Imerys Trail to Burnett Ridge Trail (approx. 1 mile).

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Ride with River Sports

Price: Free Event

Date: August 18, 2016

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Join us every Thursday night from 6-8 to ride the greenway with our bike shop staff! Riding is free, and bikes are available to rent for $10! Test out our bikes or bring your own and then enjoy a cold $2 pint back at our store afterwards!

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

SUP 101 (Stand-up Paddle Boarding)

Price: $35.00

Date: August 18, 2016

Available Spaces: 10

Have you been wondering where you can get a few tips on how to stay standing on one of those "surf board things"? We have you covered! Come learn to paddle with us every other Thursday at 6pm. We meet at Sequoyah Hills Boat Ramp. Cost is $35 Paddle board and PFD is included. Just show up and learn. You'll be paddling around in no time! You must register for this event so we know to bring you a board.

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

SUP Yoga at Meads Quarry Thursdays at 6pm

Price: $20.00

Date: August 18, 2016

Yes, that's right...Yoga on a paddleboard! Meet us at the Quarry. Meads Quarry, every Thursday at 6pm. Cost is $20 and includes board and pfd. Personal boards are not permitted on the Quarry. Get a great core workout and expand your flexibility. Register through Barre Belle Studio or click here: http://barrebelleyoga.com/class-schedule

Barre Belle and River Sports Outfitters are teaming up this summer to bring your practice outdoors! This class is taught at Ijams Nature Center Meads Quarry, 2915 Island Home Ave, Knoxville, TN 37920.

Our hour SUP Yoga classes are taught by qualified yoga instructors who specialize in asana yoga. These instructors enjoy sharing their deep appreciation of nature, and the added benefits that come from practicing yoga on calm water. You will get a brief introduction to SUP, with the majority of the class spent practicing yoga. Asana poses are introduced gently with modifications tailored to the student's experience level and comfort zone. Practicing yoga on a SUP board encourages focus and being fully present in the moment. Doing yoga on a floating platform "requires full awareness, acceptance of Mother Nature's mood, and some humility for the occasional dip into the water!" Equipment is provided. Please arrive 10-15 minutes early for set up.
***PLEASE NOTE CLASSES WILL BE CANCELLED IF NO ONE IS SIGNED UP ONLINE ONE HOUR IN ADVANCE. PLEASE BE SURE TO BOOK YOUR SPOT AT WWW.BARREBELLEYOGA.COM. THANKS!***

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Thursday Yoga @ Ijams with Barre Belle 6:30pm

Price: Free Event

Date: August 18, 2016

Yoga? Outside?! Yes!! Come join us every Thursday at 6:30pm at The Visitors Center at Ijams Nature Center for some wonderful Yoga. Weather permitting, check with Barre Belle for updates. Cost is $10 per person. Please register with Barre Belle or click here:http://barrebelleyoga.com/class-schedule

Barre Belle and River Sports Outfitters are teaming up this summer to bring your practice outdoors! This class is taught at Ijams Nature Center Meads Quarry, 2915 Island Home Ave, Knoxville, TN 37920.
***PLEASE NOTE CLASSES WILL BE CANCELLED IF NO ONE IS SIGNED UP ONLINE ONE HOUR IN ADVANCE. PLEASE BE SURE TO BOOK YOUR SPOT AT WWW.BARREBELLEYOGA.COM. THANKS!***

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Friday Night Group Run!

Price: Free Event

Date: August 19, 2016

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Ready to Run?! We are! Meet us every Friday night (weather permitting) at 6:15pm at our Sutherland Avenue location for a free group run. This will be a greenway run either to the left or to the right of the store. After you run and work up a thirst come on back for $2 Pints at the store!

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Kayaking 101 Every other Saturday @ 9am to 11:30am

Price: $35.00

Date: August 20, 2016

Available Spaces: 8

Want to learn the ends and outs of Kayaking? We can teach you! Come join us every other Saturday at Sequoyah Hills Boat Ramp at 9am. Cost is $35 and boat/paddle/pfd is included. You must register so we know how many boats to bring.

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

SUP Yoga at Meads Quarry Saturday 9am

Price: $25.00

Date: August 20, 2016

Yes, that's right...Yoga on a paddleboard! Meet us at the Quarry. Meads Quarry, every Saturday 9am. Cost is $20 and includes board and pfd. Personal boards are not permitted on the Quarry. Get a great core workout and expand your flexibility. Register through Barre Belle Studio or click here: http://barrebelleyoga.com/class-schedule

Barre Belle and River Sports Outfitters are teaming up this summer to bring your practice outdoors! This class is taught at Ijams Nature Center Meads Quarry, 2915 Island Home Ave, Knoxville, TN 37920.

Our hour SUP Yoga classes are taught by qualified yoga instructors who specialize in asana yoga. These instructors enjoy sharing their deep appreciation of nature, and the added benefits that come from practicing yoga on calm water. You will get a brief introduction to SUP, with the majority of the class spent practicing yoga. Asana poses are introduced gently with modifications tailored to the student's experience level and comfort zone. Practicing yoga on a SUP board encourages focus and being fully present in the moment. Doing yoga on a floating platform "requires full awareness, acceptance of Mother Nature's mood, and some humility for the occasional dip into the water!" Equipment is provided. Please arrive 10-15 minutes early for set up.
***PLEASE NOTE CLASSES WILL BE CANCELLED IF NO ONE IS SIGNED UP ONLINE ONE HOUR IN ADVANCE. PLEASE BE SURE TO BOOK YOUR SPOT AT WWW.BARREBELLEYOGA.COM. THANKS!***

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Rentals at Seven Islands

Price: $

Date: August 20, 2016

Starting the weekend of July 8th and 9th River Sports Outfitters will be offering trips from Seven Islands State Birding Park to Cruz Landing. Weekends only. This is about a five mile paddle which will last from 2 to 4 hours depending on the current and sightseeing. The particulars are as follows:

Saturdays: Start at 9 AM to 10 AM from the boat launch area. This group must be off the water by 1 PM. The last rental will be at 2PM with boats required to be off the water by 6PM.
Sundays: Start at 2 PM and be off the water by 6PM.

Costs: Tandem Canoe: $40 Single Kayak: $30
Preregistration Advised see below
Boats will be reserved for those that preregister. Any available boats will be made available to the public after registered guests have been served. A credit card is required for registration and payment.
A security deposit and or drivers license will be required for rental purposes
A shuttle service is not available at this time but you are welcome to catch a ride during transport of boats if room is available.
A liability waiver must be completed by all participants or legal guardian prior to getting on the water.

Safety:

Life Jackets: All participants are required to wear the life jacket provided
Environment: Any containers carried in the boats should be tightly closed and securely attached to the boat. Please do not take any glass product and please haul out all trash
Water, sunscreen, and any personal items should be carefully stored in a waterproof container and secured to your boat. Eyeglass retainers are recommended.
Shuttle: when you shuttle your car be sure to take the keys and leave personnel possession locked up securely.
Dogs: Any dogs taken should be wearing a dog specific life jacket.
Late Take Out Arrivals: If you miss the take out and/or are late to the take out you will be assessed a late fee depending upon the time. There are no public take outs for miles downstream so watch carefully for the take out. Late is after the stated time for being off the water ie 1PM and 6PM. This will be reviewed at the time you put on the river. This charge can vary from $50 up depending on the amount of time.
Groups/Corporations: RSO is happy to accommodate groups. Please email events @ riversportsoutfitters.com for information.

Emergency: In case of an emergency call 911, for non emergency issues call the main store 523-0066

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Panther Creek Rentals Now available Sat. & Sun!

Price: $

Date: August 20, 2016

We are now renting Canoes, Kayaks & SUP boards at Panther Creek! Come see us Sat. 10am to 7pm Sun. 1pm to 7pm
Rates
2 Hours: $20
4 Hours: $30
All Day: $40

(Must be off the water by 7pm)
First Come, First Served

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Join us at Hickory Star! (Demos, Discovery Kayak, and SUP 101)

Price: $

Date: August 20, 2016

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Come join us at Hickory Star Saturday August 20th! 9am to 12pm
Kayak 101: 9am to 11:30am. We will be offering a Discovery Kayak course that will go over the ins and outs of basic Kayaking instruction. We will go over kayak safety, setting up, boarding and technique Course is $30 and boat is included or $15 if you bring your own. You can pay cash or card day of.
DEMO DAY: 10am to 11am DEMO Time! We will be bringing a selection of our Kayaks and Paddle boards for you to try before you buy! If you have a boat you have been pondering please call us to be sure we can bring it. 865-523-0066.
SUP 101: 11am to 12pm SUP 101. Ever been on a Paddleboard? Let us teach you how to paddle. Class is $30 board is provided or $15 if you bring your own board.
You can pay cash or card day of.
11am to 12pm we will paddle around the floating boats just off to the left of Hickory Star Marina. Rent a boat for $10 or Bring your own!
Please e-mail brooke@riversportsoutfitters to sign up! In your e-mail include: Name/Number & which event you would like to participate in. If is for the Demo and you want to try a specific boats please list it. See you there!

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Kayak 101 Every other Mon @ 6pm to 8:30pm

Price: $35.00

Date: August 22, 2016

Available Spaces: 8

Want to learn the ends and outs of Kayaking? We can teach you! Come join us every other Monday at Sequoyah Hills Boat Ramp at 6pm. Cost is $35 and boat/paddle/pfd is included. You must register so we know how many boats to bring. Please no one under the age of 12.

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Monday Yoga @ Ijams with Barre Belle 10am

Price: $10.00

Date: August 22, 2016

Yoga? Outside?! Yes!! Come join us every Monday at 10am at Ijams Nature Center for some wonderful Yoga. Meet us at the Visitor Center. Weather permitting, check Barre Belle for updates. Please register with Barre Belle or click here:http://barrebelleyoga.com/class-schedule

Barre Belle and River Sports Outfitters are teaming up this summer to bring your practice outdoors! This class is taught at Ijams Nature Center Meads Quarry, 2915 Island Home Ave, Knoxville, TN 37920.
***PLEASE NOTE CLASSES WILL BE CANCELLED IF NO ONE IS SIGNED UP ONLINE ONE HOUR IN ADVANCE. PLEASE BE SURE TO BOOK YOUR SPOT AT WWW.BARREBELLEYOGA.COM. THANKS!***

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Social Paddle @ Sequoyah Hills

Price: $15.00

Date: August 23, 2016

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Come Paddle with us! Every other Tuesday night at 6pm we will meet at the Sequoyah Hill Boat Ramp and do a little paddling! Bring your own boat or reserve one from us for $15. You MUST Register here so we know to grab you something to paddle. See you on Tuesday's!

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Climbing Fundamentals

Price: $20.00

Date: August 24, 2016

Available Spaces: 6

Come learn the basics of Climbing every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month from 6 to 8pm with our Climbing Center Staff. Space is limited so call 865-673-4687 to reserve your spot now!

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Climbing at The Crag

Price: $10.00

Date: August 25, 2016

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Come top rope with us at Ijams Crag!  Thursdays 5pm to 7pm Cost is $10 per person.

Gear will be included (we provide helmet, harness, rope). Please wear appropriate shoes, comfortable stretchy climbing apparel and bring water. Pre-registration is required. You can register here or by calling 865-673-4687

Park at the end of Aberdeen Road.Directions from Ijams/Island Home Ave: Turn left onto Gilbert Lane (opposite Island Home Baptist Church), Turn Left on Belvedere Ave and Turn Right onto Aberdeen Lane. Continue at right fork on Aberdeen.) There is limited parking at this entrance. Alternatively park at Ijams at Mead’s Quarry and hike in along the Imerys Trail to Burnett Ridge Trail (approx. 1 mile).

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Ijams Crag Climbing Program

Price: $100.00

Date: August 25, 2016

Available Spaces: 4

Come Climb with us!

This course includes:

1 hour of instruction @ The Climbing Center. This time is spent learning Belay Instruction: how to properly tie a figure eight follow through and how to safely top rope belay using a GriGri.

3 hours of instruction at The Crag: Meet at The Crag parking area on Aberdeen Ave. Hike to the Climbing area for 2.5 hours of top rope climbing. Gear will be provided.

Please bring: Appropriate hiking shoes, Sunscreen, Snacks/food, water.

You must pre-register here or by calling 865-673-4687.

 

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Ride with River Sports

Price: Free Event

Date: August 25, 2016

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Join us every Thursday night from 6-8 to ride the greenway with our bike shop staff! Riding is free, and bikes are available to rent for $10! Test out our bikes or bring your own and then enjoy a cold $2 pint back at our store afterwards!

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

SUP Yoga at Meads Quarry Thursdays at 6pm

Price: $20.00

Date: August 25, 2016

Yes, that's right...Yoga on a paddleboard! Meet us at the Quarry. Meads Quarry, every Thursday at 6pm. Cost is $20 and includes board and pfd. Personal boards are not permitted on the Quarry. Get a great core workout and expand your flexibility. Register through Barre Belle Studio or click here: http://barrebelleyoga.com/class-schedule

Barre Belle and River Sports Outfitters are teaming up this summer to bring your practice outdoors! This class is taught at Ijams Nature Center Meads Quarry, 2915 Island Home Ave, Knoxville, TN 37920.

Our hour SUP Yoga classes are taught by qualified yoga instructors who specialize in asana yoga. These instructors enjoy sharing their deep appreciation of nature, and the added benefits that come from practicing yoga on calm water. You will get a brief introduction to SUP, with the majority of the class spent practicing yoga. Asana poses are introduced gently with modifications tailored to the student's experience level and comfort zone. Practicing yoga on a SUP board encourages focus and being fully present in the moment. Doing yoga on a floating platform "requires full awareness, acceptance of Mother Nature's mood, and some humility for the occasional dip into the water!" Equipment is provided. Please arrive 10-15 minutes early for set up.
***PLEASE NOTE CLASSES WILL BE CANCELLED IF NO ONE IS SIGNED UP ONLINE ONE HOUR IN ADVANCE. PLEASE BE SURE TO BOOK YOUR SPOT AT WWW.BARREBELLEYOGA.COM. THANKS!***

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Thursday Yoga @ Ijams with Barre Belle 6:30pm

Price: Free Event

Date: August 25, 2016

Yoga? Outside?! Yes!! Come join us every Thursday at 6:30pm at The Visitors Center at Ijams Nature Center for some wonderful Yoga. Weather permitting, check with Barre Belle for updates. Cost is $10 per person. Please register with Barre Belle or click here:http://barrebelleyoga.com/class-schedule

Barre Belle and River Sports Outfitters are teaming up this summer to bring your practice outdoors! This class is taught at Ijams Nature Center Meads Quarry, 2915 Island Home Ave, Knoxville, TN 37920.
***PLEASE NOTE CLASSES WILL BE CANCELLED IF NO ONE IS SIGNED UP ONLINE ONE HOUR IN ADVANCE. PLEASE BE SURE TO BOOK YOUR SPOT AT WWW.BARREBELLEYOGA.COM. THANKS!***

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Friday Night Group Run!

Price: Free Event

Date: August 26, 2016

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Ready to Run?! We are! Meet us every Friday night (weather permitting) at 6:15pm at our Sutherland Avenue location for a free group run. This will be a greenway run either to the left or to the right of the store. After you run and work up a thirst come on back for $2 Pints at the store!

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.