Event Space Rentals at Hoover Met Complex

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If you are looking to hold an event, Hoover Met Complex has a variety of event spaces to choose from. Location, amenities, and cost are all things to take into consideration before booking. We are equipped to accommodate both large-scale and small-scale events, whether that is for a corporate conference, trade show, or simple team […]

Best Features of an Indoor Sports Complex

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Indoor sports complexes have several features that set them apart from basic gyms or open court areas. Conferences, meetings, and indoor sports are just a few of the things they can offer regularly. With a new complex, you might wonder what features set it apart from an ordinary indoor facility. In today’s blog, Hoover Met […]

Turf vs. Grass – Outdoor Sports at Hoover Met Complex

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There has been a lot of debate to whether synthetic turf fields or natural grass fields are better. Artificial fields have become more popular due to the year-round versatility, annual upkeep, and durability. However, natural grass fields are better for the environment, overall traction on the pitch, and might even lessen the chance of injury. […]

How to Beat the Heat During the Summer

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The summer months bring heat waves, intense humidity, and more. Sometimes these summer months will cut down your training, especially if you aren’t taking the right precautions to beat the heat. Depending on where you are the heat will drain your energy in different ways. If you are noticing a decline of energy, a lack […]

5 Ways to Pass Time During a Rain Delay

Recently, baseball teams, especially collegiate teams, have been taking full advantage of rain delays. They have found a way to pass the time quickly through energetic mini-games, skits, and sliding up and down the infield mats. These teams have gained attention from sports television and social media. However, for people who are attending these games, […]

How to Prepare for an Outdoor Sports Camp

Summer is prime-time for outdoor sports camps. The sunshine, beautiful weather, and free time for kids make for a perfect equation for a successful outdoor event. However, you should prepare no matter how long the camp is. Outdoor sports can be exhausting, especially for extended periods and for multiple days in a row. Hoover Met […]

Keeping the SEC Baseball Tournament in Hoover

The Southeastern Conference is compiled of 14 universities as far north as Columbia, Missouri, and as far south as Gainesville, Florida. This conference is arguably the most competitive in the division one sports world. With that being said, the SEC Baseball Tournament is one of the most anticipated collegiate events of the year. For the […]

Outdoor Fields at Hoover Met Complex

A well-rounded sports complex has both indoor and outdoor facilities. At Hoover Met Complex, we have multiple NCAA regulation-size fields that can accommodate even the largest of events. As you walk through the grounds, you will notice both the quality of each field and admire how well they are maintained. In today’s blog, we go […]

How to Prepare for a Baseball Tournament

Coordinating the logistics for a baseball tournament requires careful planning and operational execution. At Hoover Met Complex, we make it simple to plan and execute large-scale tournaments. That’s because we offer advanced facilities, experienced support staff, and unrivaled customer service. If you are planning a baseball tournament, you need to focus on four major things: […]