Ragnar relay race at Georgia International Horse Park in Conyers, Georgia. Photo by Chris Haler
Conyers Sports Venues
Just a short drive from Atlanta, you’ll find unique sports venues and a perfect blend of small-town charm and big-city experiences in Conyers.
Popular Sporting Event Venues
Indoor pool, dog park, gym, fitness center, indoor walking track, softball fields
Rockdale County’s premier sports venue, Johnson Park, features an indoor pool for lap swim, classes and swim meets. Two gyms, state-of-the-art fitness center, and an indoor walking track offer multiple avenues for recreation for all ages, while children and furry companions prefer the outdoor playground, walking trail that connects to the PATH Trail and dog park.
Rockdale Tennis Center
14 tennis courts
Nestled in the heart of Conyers and Rockdale County, Rockdale Tennis Center offers 14 courts for tournaments, lessons and casual play. The tennis center is encircled by a multi-use trail, access to the PATH Trail, and adjacent to Wheeler Park’s playground, pavilion and a future skate park.
Georgia International Horse Park (GIHP)
Equestrian, multi-purpose, trails, nature center, golf course
Atlanta’s Olympic legacy lives on at this 1,400-acre sports oasis in north Rockdale County. Equestrian competitions, rodeos, festivals, expos, mountain bike and equestrian trails, a nature center and Arnold Palmer-designed Cherokee Run Golf Club, comprise this haven for multi-sport enthusiasts. Obstacle races, dog agility shows, 5K races, and more have found the Georgia International Horse Park the perfect venue for whatever the sports and outdoor-related occasion.
Rockdale Youth Soccer Association (RYSA)
Recreational, select and academy soccer for youth, indoor soccer for youth and adults
RYSA was founded in 1972, and today, more than 1,400 children and youth, and several hundred adults play recreationally and competitively through this association. RYSA is not-for-profit and is governed by a board who believes in firmly implanting the ideals of good sportsmanship, honesty, loyalty, courage and reverence that strong and healthy youth will grow into well-rounded and healthy adults through competitive soccer matches.
Just east of Atlanta, 25 miles to be exact, Conyers is convenient to big-city amenities with a lot of small-town charm. Located conveniently off I-20, the invitation is always open to explore the outdoor treasures found in Conyers and Rockdale County.
Conyers Welcome Center
901 Railroad St.
Conyers, GA 30012