River Sports Events

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

Price: Free Event

Date: October 1, 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.

SUP Yoga @ The Cove Saturday 10am

Price: $25.00

Date: October 1, 2016

Available Spaces: 10

Yes that is right, Yoga on a Paddle board. Come join us for a great work out on the water every Thursday at 7pm. Cost is $25 includes paddle board and pfd or $12.50 if you already have you own board.
You must register for class so we know to meet you there. We have a class minimum of 2. If you do not receive a conformation e-mail please check your spam folder.

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Kayak 101 @ The Cove 10am

Price: $35.00

Date: October 2, 2016

Available Spaces: 10

Have you been wondering when you're ever going to find an opportunity to learn how to kayak? We have you covered! Come learn to paddle with us out at the Cove. Cost is $35 Kayak 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 if we need to bring any extra boats.

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Paddle Trip Ned McWherter to Sequoyah Hills 10/2

Price: $20.00

Date: October 2, 2016

Available Spaces: 10

Come float down the Tennessee river with us this weekend! It will be a fun, relaxing way to end the weekend and kick off the work week. We will meet at the Sequoyah Hills River Access at 12:30pm. Bring your family, friends, and even a water savvy K9 if you're up for it! It will be a great trip! Please let us know if you need a boat or equipment (Paddle and/or PFD), so we can have that ready for you. We look forward to a fun day on the water! (Minimum of 2 Participants)

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Bike Walk Knoxville Pint Night!

Price: Free Event

Date: October 4, 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 Yakima and will benefit Bike Walk Knoxville. BWK hosts Open Streets! A day to bring together families, neighbors, and local businesses to walk skateboard, play, shop and have fun in a traffic-free environment. Click here for more info: http://openstreetsknoxville.com/

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

SUP 101 (Stand-up Paddle Boarding) @ Ijams 6-7:30

Price: $35.00

Date: October 4, 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 Tuesday at 6pm. We meet out at Ijams Nature Center. 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 you're coming!

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Climbing Fundamentals

Price: $20.00

Date: October 5, 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.

Ride with River Sports

Price: Free Event

Date: October 6, 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 @ Ijams Thursday 6:30

Price: $25.00

Date: October 6, 2016

Available Spaces: 10

Yes that is right, Yoga on a Paddle board. Come join us for a great work out on the water every Thursday at 6:30pm. Cost is $25 includes paddle board and pfd or $12.50 if you already have you own board.
You must register for class so we know to meet you there. We have a class minimum of 2. If you do not receive a confirmation e-mail please check your spam folder.

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Rentals at Seven Islands By Reservation Only

Price: Free Event

Date: October 8, 2016

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 and payment is REQUIRED please call the store at 865-523-0066 to make a reservation.
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.

SUP Yoga @ The Cove Saturday 10am

Price: $25.00

Date: October 8, 2016

Available Spaces: 10

Yes that is right, Yoga on a Paddle board. Come join us for a great work out on the water every Thursday at 7pm. Cost is $25 includes paddle board and pfd or $12.50 if you already have you own board.
You must register for class so we know to meet you there. We have a class minimum of 2. If you do not receive a conformation e-mail please check your spam folder.

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Social Paddle Tuesdays @ The Cove

Price: $15.00

Date: October 11, 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.

Kayak Roll Clinic 6-8 @ Ski Scuba Center

Price: $50.00

Date: October 11, 2016

Available Spaces: 8

Ever wondered how to flip your kayak back over once you flip without having to "pull your skirt" off? We have you covered! Join us for a night of instruction and skill practice in hopes that we get everyone able to turn themselves back over on their own! (Minimum of 2 participants)

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Ride with River Sports

Price: Free Event

Date: October 13, 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 @ Ijams Thursday 6:30

Price: $25.00

Date: October 13, 2016

Available Spaces: 10

Yes that is right, Yoga on a Paddle board. Come join us for a great work out on the water every Thursday at 6:30pm. Cost is $25 includes paddle board and pfd or $12.50 if you already have you own board.
You must register for class so we know to meet you there. We have a class minimum of 2. If you do not receive a confirmation e-mail please check your spam folder.

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Kayak 101 @ Ijams 6:30pm

Price: $35.00

Date: October 14, 2016

Available Spaces: 10

Have you been wondering when you're ever going to find an opportunity to learn how to kayak? We have you covered! Come learn to paddle with us out at Ijams Nature Center. Cost is $35 Kayak 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 if we need to bring any extra boats.

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

SUP 101 (Stand up Paddleboard) @ The Cove 6-7:30

Price: $35.00

Date: October 14, 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 Friday at 6pm. We meet out at The Cove @ Concord Park. 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 you're coming!

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Rentals at Seven Islands By Reservation Only

Price: Free Event

Date: October 15, 2016

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 and payment is REQUIRED please call the store at 865-523-0066 to make a reservation.
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.

SUP Yoga @ The Cove Saturday 10am

Price: $25.00

Date: October 15, 2016

Available Spaces: 10

Yes that is right, Yoga on a Paddle board. Come join us for a great work out on the water every Thursday at 7pm. Cost is $25 includes paddle board and pfd or $12.50 if you already have you own board.
You must register for class so we know to meet you there. We have a class minimum of 2. If you do not receive a conformation e-mail please check your spam folder.

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Climbing Fundamentals

Price: $20.00

Date: October 19, 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.

Ride with River Sports

Price: Free Event

Date: October 20, 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 @ Ijams Thursday 6:30

Price: $25.00

Date: October 20, 2016

Available Spaces: 10

Yes that is right, Yoga on a Paddle board. Come join us for a great work out on the water every Thursday at 6:30pm. Cost is $25 includes paddle board and pfd or $12.50 if you already have you own board.
You must register for class so we know to meet you there. We have a class minimum of 2. If you do not receive a confirmation e-mail please check your spam folder.

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Rentals at Seven Islands By Reservation Only

Price: Free Event

Date: October 22, 2016

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 and payment is REQUIRED please call the store at 865-523-0066 to make a reservation.
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.

SUP Yoga @ The Cove Saturday 10am

Price: $25.00

Date: October 22, 2016

Available Spaces: 10

Yes that is right, Yoga on a Paddle board. Come join us for a great work out on the water every Thursday at 7pm. Cost is $25 includes paddle board and pfd or $12.50 if you already have you own board.
You must register for class so we know to meet you there. We have a class minimum of 2. If you do not receive a conformation e-mail please check your spam folder.

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Kayak 101 @ The Cove 10am

Price: $35.00

Date: October 22, 2016

Available Spaces: 10

Have you been wondering when you're ever going to find an opportunity to learn how to kayak? We have you covered! Come learn to paddle with us out at the Cove. Cost is $35 Kayak 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 if we need to bring any extra boats.

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Paddle Trip - Douglas Dam to Seven Islands @10am

Price: $35.00

Date: October 22, 2016

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Come paddle with us every Saturday in October! We will be paddling from the Douglas Dam Tailwaters to Seven Islands! We will meet on Sat. mornings at 9:00am at our store on Sutherland Ave and set up our Shuttle system. We will put in at Douglas Dam and paddle down and take out at Seven Islands. Come on out and paddle with us. Cost is $35 for a single person boat and $50 for a tandem boat. Boat/paddle/PFD will be provided. Show up with your water attire and bring snacks, water & sunscreen for those sunny days! (Minimum 2 Participants)

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Social Paddle Tuesdays @ The Cove

Price: $15.00

Date: October 25, 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.

Ride with River Sports

Price: Free Event

Date: October 27, 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 @ Ijams Thursday 6:30

Price: $25.00

Date: October 27, 2016

Available Spaces: 10

Yes that is right, Yoga on a Paddle board. Come join us for a great work out on the water every Thursday at 6:30pm. Cost is $25 includes paddle board and pfd or $12.50 if you already have you own board.
You must register for class so we know to meet you there. We have a class minimum of 2. If you do not receive a confirmation e-mail please check your spam folder.

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Rentals at Seven Islands By Reservation Only

Price: Free Event

Date: October 29, 2016

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 and payment is REQUIRED please call the store at 865-523-0066 to make a reservation.
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.

SUP Yoga @ The Cove Saturday 10am

Price: $25.00

Date: October 29, 2016

Available Spaces: 10

Yes that is right, Yoga on a Paddle board. Come join us for a great work out on the water every Thursday at 7pm. Cost is $25 includes paddle board and pfd or $12.50 if you already have you own board.
You must register for class so we know to meet you there. We have a class minimum of 2. If you do not receive a conformation e-mail please check your spam folder.

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Paddle Trip - Douglas Dam to Seven Islands @10am

Price: $35.00

Date: October 29, 2016

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Come paddle with us every Saturday in October! We will be paddling from the Douglas Dam Tailwaters to Seven Islands! We will meet on Sat. mornings at 9:00am at our store on Sutherland Ave and set up our Shuttle system. We will put in at Douglas Dam and paddle down and take out at Seven Islands. Come on out and paddle with us. Cost is $35 for a single person boat and $50 for a tandem boat. Boat/paddle/PFD will be provided. Show up with your water attire and bring snacks, water & sunscreen for those sunny days! (Minimum 2 Participants)

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Friends of the Smokies Pint Night

Price: $

Date: November 1, 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 Smartwool and will benefit Friends of the Smokies. On their website, they state, "Friends of Great Smoky Mountains National Park assists the National Park Service in its mission to preserve and protect the Great Smoky Mountains National Park by raising funds and public awareness, and providing volunteers for needed projects." You can learn more about what they do here! Join us as we partner with them to help them continue doing all they do for our beloved Great Smoky Mountains National Park!

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Climbing Fundamentals

Price: $20.00

Date: November 2, 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.

Ride with River Sports

Price: Free Event

Date: November 3, 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.

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

Price: Free Event

Date: November 5, 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.

Paddle the River (Holston River Park to Ned McWherter)

Price: $20.00

Date: November 5, 2016

Available Spaces: 15

Come paddle with us every 4th Sat. we will be paddling from Holston River Park to Ned McWherter! We will meet on Sat. at 9:30am at McWherter landing and set up our Shuttle system. We will put in at Holston River Park and paddle down and take out at Ned McWherter. Come on out and paddle with us. Cost is $20 per person. Boat/paddle/PFD will be provided. Show up with your water attire and bring something to drink  & sunscreen for those sunny days!

Have questions?Please, contact us and ask.

Climbing Fundamentals

Price: $20.00

Date: November 16, 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 Fundamentals

Price: $20.00

Date: November 30, 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 Fundamentals

Price: $20.00

Date: December 14, 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 Fundamentals

Price: $20.00

Date: December 28, 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.