The Rock Sports Park wins National Award
October 11, 2010
Source: Frozen Ropes Corporate Office
Publication Date: October 11, 2010
The Rock Sports Park is the proud recipient of the Outstanding Reclamation Award in the non-coal category by the National Association of State Land Reclamations. New York State's reclamation agency nominated The Rock Sports Park for this award in demonstrating that mined land can be very successfully reclaimed and at the same time providing a mineral resource necessary to our nation. An award ceremony was held at the National Association of State Land Reclamations annual conference in Carbondale, IL on 9/14/10.
The Rock Sports Park is named after the stone into which it was chiseled. It was reclaimed from a mine that has long been an eyesore at this entryway to Chester. The Rock Sports Park is a year-round sports training park in Chester, NY which provides a scenic venue for high quality, professional instruction in baseball, softball, football, and soccer and provides field and facility rentals to other turf sports. Our FieldTurf playing surface can be configured to accommodate four baseball and softball fields, a full regulation sized soccer and football field, as well as fields for lacrosse and any other turf sport activity. The Rock also features The Ledge, an outdoor fitness trail equipped with the latest fitness equipment for players and spectators. Our 15,000 square foot field house offers food service, indoor training, children's sports parties, and much more. The Rock Sports Park is the ultimate destination for athletes, fans and anyone who loves sports or likes to have fun while exercising. For more information please call 845-469-9507 or visit us on the web at www.therocksportspark.com.