Sports Development and Athletics provides a wide variety of activities ranging from traditional sports such as baseball, football, softball and soccer to unique sports like BMX, croquet, and rowing.

Sarasota County has world-class sporting facilities including Nathan Benderson Park, Sarasota BMX and croquet courts. Travel ball tournaments are held at county facilities year-round including more than 40 weekends annually.

More than 100 leagues help make up Sarasota County athletic recreational activities with events that include training, try outs and league championship tournaments.

  • Englewood Sports Complex

    ESC Entrance
    1. Address:1300 S. River Road
      Englewood, FL 34223
    2. Phone:(941) 861-5000
    1. Baseball Field
    2. Basketball
    3. Bicycling
    4. Dog-Friendly (leash required)
    5. Fishing
    6. Fitness Center
    7. Gymnasium
    8. Indoor Rental
    9. Pickleball
    10. Picnicking
    11. Playground
    12. Recreation Building
    13. Restroom
    14. Shelter / Pavilion
    15. Soccer Field
    16. Softball Field
    17. Tennis Court
    18. Trail - Paved
    19. Trail - Unpaved
    1. Athletics Facilities
    2. Playgrounds
    3. Recreation Centers
    4. Trails
    5. Transportation Rally Points

Park Hours: 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Hours of Operation: 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. (Monday-Friday)

Englewood Sports Complex Gym Floor     ESC Fitness Rm 1
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