Facility Description

River'sEDGE located at 206 2nd Avenue SW, Independence, is a multi-use facility and home to the 2019 13U AA Elite Division USSSA State Baseball Champions as well as ten 2020 8U-13U Travel Youth Baseball Teams. This facility features 24-Hour Access available for additional fee with the purchase of a membership, HitTrax (Baseball/ Softball Hitting Simulator, ProBatter Pitching Simulator, SIX indoor batting cages with various pitching machines, sports specific training equipment, and golf simulator available for rent. This facility also features cornhole courts, televisions throughout including the capability of watching BIG events on BIG screens, and an indoor walking track. We also have rooms available to rent for birthday (adult & youth) parties, graduation parties, small wedding receptions, class reunions, etc... A variety of beverages including alcohol are available at this facility.  


Reservations: Please Call Ahead @ 319-332-1525

Monday- Friday     3:30 PM- 9:00 PM
Saturday & Sunday   10am- 4pm
Hours will vary throughout the year, please call ahead or check our facebook page.
July 15th thru Labor Day- CLOSED/ Classes will still run and Rentals will still be scheduled thru shut-down.
Daily Admission & Memberships:
Daily Admission & Walking- $1.00 per person
River'sEDGE Members may bring guests in for $3.00 each
River'sEDGE NON-TEAM Yearly Memberships- $150 Single/ $175 Duo/ $200 Family
24-Hour Access Key Fobs are $25 each with the a membership- Contact Lucas @ 319-332-1525.
Membership Rules:
1. Solo Memberships may reserve one cage at a time and Duo & Family Memberships may reserve up to 2 cages under their membership. All members may reserve more than their allotted cages but will be charged full price for them.
2. Members may bring guests to share their cage rental but will be charged $3.00 each.
3. When reserving a cage for future time, we require a 48 hour notice of any cancellation. If you reserve a cage and no show or cancel right before your reservation, you will be given a strike. If any member receives 3 strikes in their member year, they will NOT be allowed to reserve cages ahead of time but may still walk in reserve.
4. River'sEDGE has the right to change rules as we deem necessary.

Pitching Machine Choices

Available Options
  • Cage 1: HitTrax- 70ft cage (Baseball/ Softball)
  • Cage 2:  Baseball/ Softball- 55ft cage
  • Cage 3: ProBatter Only- 55ft cage (Baseball Only)
  • Cage 4A: Dual-wheeled BATA Baseball Machine  & Top-Loaded Batting Tutor Softball Machine (auto-feed)- 45ft cage 
  • Cage 4B: Short Cage- 25ft  cage (Baseball/ Softball)
  • Cage 5A: ATEC (Baseball Only) & 3-wheeled softball machine w/ auto feeder- 45ft cage
  • Cage 5B: Short Cage- 25ft cage (Baseball/ Softball)
  • Cage 6: Baseball/ Softball Pitching Cage- 70ft cage

Facility Amenities

This facility is a wonderful addition to this community and the surrounding.
  • 2 golf simulators https://www.facebook.com/riversedgesportfitness/videos/1636367496582644/
  • 6 Indoor batting cages
  • Cornhole/ Bags Courts
  • Development Camps & Clinics
  • HitTRAX- Baseball & Softball Simulator
  • Multipurpose rental room (3300 sq ft)
  • Pitching machines, soft toss, and tees
  • Private Lessons
  • ProBatter- Pitching Simulator
  • Sport specific strength training equipment
  • Tae Kwon Do
  • Walking track

Rental Fees- Does Not Include Admission Fee

Amenities Time Fees Time Fees
Cage 1: HitTRAX 1/2 Hour $8.00 1 Hour  $12.00
Machine Only 1/2 Hour $5.00 1 Hour $9.00
Open Cage (No HitTrax or machine) 1/2 Hour $4.00 1 Hour $6.00
Cage 2: Baseball/ Softball- 55ft cage        
Machine 1/2 Hour $5.00 1 Hour $9.00
Open Cage (No machine) 1/2 Hour $4.00 1 Hour $6.00
Cage 3: ProBatter Only- 55ft cage (Baseball Only) 1/2 Hour $6.00 1 Hour $10.00
Cage 4A:BATA Baseball & Batting Tutor Softball- 45ft cage        
Machine Only (Baseball/ Softball) 1/2 Hour $5.00 1 Hour $9.00
Open Cage (No machine) 1/2 Hour $4.00 1 Hour $6.00
Cage 4B: Short Cage- 25ft cage 1/2 Hour $2.00 1 Hour $3.00
Cage 5A: Atec (Baseball Only) & 3-wheel softball w/ feeder- 45ft cage        
Machine  1/2 Hour $5.00 1 Hour $9.00
Open Cage (No machine) 1/2 Hour $4.00 1 Hour $6.00
Cage 5B: Short Cage- 25ft cage 1/2 Hour $2.00 1 Hour $3.00
Cage 6: Baseball/ Softball Pitching Cage- 70ft cage 1/2 Hour $4.00 1 Hour $6.00
Cornhole/ Bags Court   $1.00 per court    
Golf Simulator (Must bring own clubs) 1 Hour $10.00 Unlimited Season $65.00

Room Rentals                                                          Call 319-332-1525 to Reserve

The River'sEDGE Multi-Purpose Room-
Large 3,300 sq ft room with restrooms, own handicap accessible entrance, television, DVD, and alcohol sales available to rent for small wedding receptions, family and class re-unions, graduations, large meetings, etc...located on the south end of River'sEDGE. Max capacity is 200 people w/ tables and chairs/ 300 people for assembly. Price is $30.00 per hour with a $200 maximum daily rental. Renters are responsible for all set-up, tear-down and clean-up. Call River'sEDGE to book your next party!!

River'sEDGE Rental Agreements

Classes, Camps, and Events held at the River'sEDGE

Main's Peak Performance TaeKwonDo

Classes typically held Monday & Thursday (year round) & Tuesdays & Fridays (during Tournament Season) from 4:45-6pm in the Multi-Purpose Room. Our Instructor, Tim Main, is a black belt in TaeKwonDo and has been teaching TKD for approximately 40 years in the Independence area. The cost is $30 per month for 1 child, $50 per month for 2 children, and $70 per month for 3 children from the same family. The fee is due on the 5th of each month and you may register at River'sEDGE. If the monthly fee is not paid in full, there will be a $5.00 fee charged per participant per time until the monthly payment has been made. All participants need to sign-in at the front desk at River'sEDGE before each and every class attended.

ROCFIT Classes

ROCFIT is in Independence and offers classes Monday- Thursday at 4:30am at River'sEDGE. ROCFIT is a program designed to train an individual of any age, male or female, regardless of athletic ability transforming them into a high level athlete. Our Instructor, Tiffany Mangrich Thoma (319-404-5453) does a wonderful job coaching us! If it is new to you, we will teach you and get you feeling great! Always encouraging people! Cost is $125 for 6 weeks of classes. (FREE Trial Classes typically offered on the Tuesday & Thursday prior to the beginning of each new session!) (Fee diminishes by approximately $25 each week- for those who are unable to commit to 6 week session). Payment plans are available. Payment accepted with the Instructor or at the Falcon Civic Center. Check out their website at http://roctrainingcenter.com/

Bags Leagues @ RE

River'sEDGE offers Bags Leagues on Thursdays throughout the winter months typically running November- March. Leagues will run 5 weeks of regular season and 1 night of tournament play. Features: flexible scheduling and all combos of teams are welcome. The format & games per night are determined by the # of teams registered. Call River'sEDGE @ 319-332-1525 to add your team. $20 per team of 2 are due at River'sEDGE on the 1st night of play. Possibly Youth Bags League to be offered in 2020... info to come.

Fundraiser Bags Tournaments

Fundraiser and ACL Bags Tournaments will be held at River'sEDGE sporadically through the fall and winter months. Registration will be at 6:00pm on the day of the tournament. Tournament play begins at 6:30pm for these tournaments. Teams are bracketed upon registration; cash payback will be awarded. Teams will officiate their own games and Have FUN!! Details available by calling 319-332-1525 or liking our Facebook Page. If you have a cause and would like to host a fundraiser tournament, please call Lucas @ River'sEDGE 319-332-1525.

Youth Dodgeball

Games will be played every meeting for FUN. Teams will continually change throughout the program. This is NOT an instructional program, it is an opportunity to play dodgeball. This program is open to boys and girls in 2nd- 4th grade. Participants will meet on Tuesdays @ 4:30-5pm typically in March at River'sEDGE. The cost is $15 per child and there is a max limit of 20 participants. Register at River'sEDGE.

Unlimited Golf Simulator Membership

Membership for Unlimited Golf Simulator Use offered at River'sEDGE for only $65 per year. All tee times must be reserved ahead of time by calling 319-332-1525. Max reservation is 2 hours daily under the membership. All payers must supply their own equipment/ A variety of beverages including alcohol is available, as well as other snack items/ River'sEDGE is located at 206 2nd Ave SW, Independence. If you have questions, please contact River'sEDGE @ 319-332-1525. Like Us on Facebook @ https://www.facebook.com/riversedgesportfitness/

Pre-Season Baseball/ Softball Work @ River'sEDGE

Bat Demos, Hitting & Pitching Clinics, Hitting Leagues, Development Programs, Private Lessons, and Pre-Season Workouts are offered throughout the year at River'sEDGE. Baseball/ Softball programming is offered at various times throughout the year at River'sEDGE, however, kids are encouraged to take advantage of this facility year-round. Details available on social media as they become available.