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20 Oct 2015

The Athletic Club Website Gets Revamped!

We have revamped the Athletic Club Website! The new website will be your one-stop location for everything happening at The Athletic Club. Check out where you can go to find various things for the club. See your upcoming events on our Home page under ‘Current Events’. Check out tournaments on our Tournaments page. We will update any news or notifications under ‘Notices’ on the Home page. We will update the upcoming week’s daily food and drink specials. This can be found on the Home page or Courtside Fresh Grill & Bar’s page. Check out our regular blogs for great tips, interesting information, and news from The Athletic Club. Find out information about our leagues. Check out our various open-play sports.
2 Oct 2015

Success in Overland Park Group Fitness and Weight Loss

I found the motivation to get fit after having a personal health assessment and landing smack dab in the obese category. I have exercised my entire life: weights, Overland park group fitness, and kickboxing; however, as I had gotten older my workout intensity was – to put it mildly – soft. Throw in two to three Mountain Dews a day and you get middle-aged and over-weight. I knew I had to make some changes. First and foremost I eliminated soda, although I do allow myself a cheat day on Sundays. I also jump started my metabolism by eating more often throughout the course of the day, and I try very hard to eat clean and healthy. I now take The...
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2 Oct 2015

Overland Park Gym and Fitness Center

The Athletic Club is the full-service Overland Park gym. We’ve got it all under one roof: group fitness, personal training, circuit training, weight training, cardio theater, indoor track, gym, squash, volleyball, basketball, racquetball, handball, table tennis, badminton, locker rooms, saunas, pool, hot tubs, cold plunge, steam rooms, towel service, and even a bar & grill! You’re going to love this Overland Park gym because of its country club atmosphere and full-service list of amenities. Here are some reviews found on YELP and Google! “This club is the best. Jake is a top notch Zumba teacher. Airam is a yoga goddess. Join!!!!!!! I’ve been a member at ACOP for almost 2 years, and it is by far the best club I’ve...
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2 Oct 2015

Have a Ball with Table Tennis Tournaments in Kansas City

The Athletic Club of Overland Park hosted another series of successful table tennis tournaments in Kansas City during the first weekend of May. They had over 65 players come in from all over the Midwest region to attend the non-sanctioned event. Open Singles, U-1800 Singles, U-1200 (Novice) Singles, Hard Bat Singles, and Open Double players really brought their “A Game” to the table as they competed for cash prizes and coveted bragging rights. Elimination rounds were brutal, but everyone involved had a ball. When was the last time you played table tennis? Have you ever looked into participating in table tennis tournaments in Kansas City? Maybe you’ve just played casually in a friend’s basement and feel intimidated by the mere...
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2 Oct 2015

Kansas City Racquetball Lessons at The Athletic Club

Racquetball is a lifetime sport, meaning no matter what fitness level you may be at, racquetball can still be played! As long as you can walk and hold a racquet, you’ll be able to enjoy the game of racquetball. What point are you at in your life? A young adult looking to try a new, social sport? A parent looking to branch out or rekindle the fun you had playing racquetball when you were younger? A mature adult looking to hone your skills? The Athletic Club encourages you to try the finest Kansas City racquetball lessons, offered right here in Overland Park. There are many reasons to take a lesson in sports. You may be a youngster (or a parent...
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2 Oct 2015

Gym Membership at the Athletic Club of Overland Park Creates Community

Gym membership at the Athletic Club of Overland Park provides its members with a Kansas City gym that not only offers state of the art athletic equipment, but also creates a sense of community amongst the members—an important facet of gym membership that so many other athletic clubs in the Kansas City Metro Area lack. The Athletic Club of Overland Park is a gym that has years of experience in putting its members first. In a large metropolitan area, like Kansas City, it is easy for members to feel overwhelmed and intimidated by the giagantic coporate athletic chains and monstrous, imposing gyms, luckily, however, the Overland Park Athletic Club has been able to create an environment that is supportive and...
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2 Oct 2015

Table Tennis near College Boulevard- The Athletic Club of Overland Park’s Featured Sport of the Week!

The Athletic Club of Overland Park features leagues of table tennis near College Boulevard that play 5 nights per week all year round. With brackets for all ages and skill levels our seasoned organizers match up club members with competitors comparable to their skill level. The table tennis near College Boulevard is a sporting sensation at The Athletic Club of Overland Park and has been played internationally since the 1880s. As our featured sport, The Athletic Club of Overland Park wanted to give you some fun facts about this very popular, multigenerational game we like to call, Table Tennis: The origins of table tennis have been dated to the early 1880s, when British soldiers abroad would play a game called...
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2 Oct 2015

Bold Beautiful Basketball in Kansas

With both a women’s and a men’s league 3 days out of the week and impromptu recreational games popping up when members stopping by the gym, basketball in Kansas is a staple at the Athletic Club of Overland Park. Basketball is one of the few sports that originated in the United States and few sport/state pairs can claim a richer history than that of Basketball in Kansas. The original rules of basketball were designed by James Naismith, and even though he was Canadian, the game was invented when he was teaching in the United States. He invented the indoor sport of basketball in the winter of 1891 as a way to stay physically fit during the cold winter when outdoor...
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2 Oct 2015

Why It’s Great Missouri to Join the Athletic Club!

It’s never been easier in Missouri to join the Athletic Club of Overland Park! The Athletic Club of Overland Park is proud that it is able to welcome new members into our community every single day. When you join the Athletic Club of Overland Park you are not just joining a gym. You are joining a community, a group of friends, and a family. The Athletic Club’s Courtside Café is just one of the many areas of the club where members gather and spend quality time together. In this area of the club members develop strong relationships with the Athletic Club staff and with fellow members. On any given day stepping into the Courtside Café reveals members playing cards, eating...
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2 Oct 2015

Fitness in Kansas is Fun at the Athletic Club of Overland Park

The Athletic Club of Overland Park can help you reach your ideal level of fitness in Kansas. Getting to your ideal level of fitness in Kansas has never been easier thanks to the many resources offered to members at the athletic club of Overland Park. Getting fit is almost effortless at the Athletic Club of Overland Park because of one main reason: we give you options! Just as each person is different, every person has a different area they need “training” in in order to reach their ideal level of fit.   1. Personal Trainer : Some members need guidance in their exercise, to accommodate them the Athletic Club of Overland Park offers a variety of personal training options. (To...
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