Hilliard is always interested in serving as a host for sports tournaments. There are 26 parks located throughout the city of Hilliard. The city has hosted swim meets, softball and baseball tournaments, horseshoe tournaments, archery tournaments, soccer, basketball and lacrosse competitions. In addition, numerous non-profit organizations plan walks and runs on multi-purpose paths of varying degrees of difficulty located throughout the park system.
The Roger Reynolds Municipal Park includes 8 lighted ball fields, Disc Golf Course, three lakes and a large amount of green space for sporting competitions.
The Hilliard Ohio Soccer Association maintains a 30 acre soccer complex on Scioto Darby Road.
Heritage Rail Trail is a 7 mile walking, running, rollerblading and bicycling path that connects Hilliard to Plain City.
Homestead Park features sand volleyball courts, basketball courts and plenty of open green space.
Hilliard Ray Patch Family Y is a 50,000 square facility with two basketball courts, eight lane lap pool and climbing wall.
The Franklin County Fairgrounds hosts numerous sporting events and horse shows. Two arenas – indoor and outdoor, race track and lots of paved and green space for sports tournaments. Plenty of fields for parking. For a complete listing log onto www.fcfair.org.
Bo Jackson Elite Sports Facility offers 114,000 square feet of unique training space for athletes, with clear spans and 75′ high ceilings. Other features include:
- Full size major league infield
- Moveable bases for various ages
- 8 hitting cages for baseball and softball
- 3 pitching tunnels for baseball and softball
- 20,000 square feet of Sports Performance Training area featuring “The Gauntlet”
- Full collegiate style weight room
- Long toss area for off-season throwing programs and speed work
- 80 yard, 3 lane track
- Multi-sports field for soccer, football and lacrosse
- Full size girls softball infield with moveable bases
- Multi-use sports field for soccer, football, lacrosse and softball
Hilliard Sports Organizations
Hilliard All American Travel Baseball – www.hilliardtravelbaseball.org
Hilliard Baseball Association – www.hilliardbaseball.com
Hilliard Cricket Club – www.hilliardcricket.org
Hilliard Girls Softball Association – www.hilliardgirlssoftball.com
Hilliard Horse Shoe Club – www.hilliardhorseshoeclub.org
Hilliard Marlins Swim & Dive Team – www.HilliardMarlins.org
Hilliard Ohio Soccer Association – http://www.hosa-soccer.org
Hilliard Optimist Club (youth football, basketball & cheerleading) – www.hilliardoptimist.com
Hilliard Tractor Club – www.hilliardtractorclub.com
Hilliard Youth Lacrosse Association – www.hylalax.org
I9 Sports – http://www.i9sports.com
Jump Start Sports – http://www.jumpstartsports.com
NFL Youth Flag Football – www.FlagFootballFanatics.com
Upward BB & Cheer – http://www.upward.org
USA Swim Team (competitive and non-competitive) www.swim4usa.com
United Swim Association –http://www.swim4usa.com