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The sports program at Carlisle Barracks offers year-round athletics for the entire community, ranging from volleyball and basketball to flag football and racquetball. There's something for everyone.

Root Hall Gymnasium

Root Hall Gymnasium, located adjacent to the Root Hall academic building, is home of the sports and intramurals office. The gym has a full size basketball and volleyball court, regulation-size racquetball/handball court, and men's and women's locker rooms with saunas. Seminar basketball and volleyball programs are also conducted here.

Ball Fields/Courts

Carlisle Barracks has two softball fields, five youth soccer fields, a lacrosse field and two flag football fields. Additionally, we have four lighted tennis courts (located next to Thorpe Hall Fitness) and two outdoor basketball courts.

Reservations: Fields can be reserved by calling the Sports office at (717) 245-4029/4343/3906

Intramural/Team Sports

Whether permanently or temporarily assigned to the installation or U.S. Army War College, we offer a variety of leagues to join, free of charge.

Sport ActivitySeason DatesLocation
Flag Football September - November Indian Field
Basketball December - March Root Hall Gymnasium
Youth Soccer March - May Letort Field
Softball May - August Indian Field
Jim Thorpe Sports Days April Various locations
Eligibility: All active duty and their family members who are 19 years of age, out of high school and not participating in a like program in college, and who are in possession of a valid military dependant ID card are eligible to participate in these programs. Retired military in possession of a valid ID card, and civilian employees of Carlisle Barracks are also authorized.

Seminar Sports

Sport ActivitySeason DatesLocation
Softball August - October Indian Field
Volleyball October - December Root Hall Gym
Basketball January - March Root Hall Gym
Golf April - March CBKS Golf Course
5K Run October Indian Field Track
Bowling March Strike Zone
Student Seminar sports programs are for students and faculty members only

Intramural/Team Sports Registration

A letter will be sent to each command prior to the start of the season providing registration information and deadlines. If interested in participating, you must sign up through your unit, company or agency. Coaches are responsible for submitting team rosters and attending coaches meeting prior to start of season.

Racquetball/Handball Reservations

  • Court reservations are taken telephonically one day prior to use by active duty military or USAWC students only.
  • Walk-in reservations are taken the same day starting at 9 a.m. on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Only one court reservation will be taken for each phone call or walk-in request.
  • Reservations are for one hour only.
  • Personnel without a reservation will release courts to those with reservations.
  • During normal duty day, the court is designated as an open challenge time from 11 a.m - 1 p.m.
  • Active duty military and USAWC students have priority in all facilities.



Sports - Root Hall Gymnasium

  • Phone: (717) 245-4343
  • DSN: 242-4343
  • Address
  • 120 Forbes Avenue
  • Carlisle, PA 17013
  • Hours of Operation
    Mon - Fri: 0500-1930
    Sat & Sun: Closed
  • Holidays: Closed
  • Racquetball/Handball Court
  • Mon - Fri: 0500-1700
    Sat: 1000-1400
  • Sun: Closed