Sports and Fitness Ministry

The Sports and Fitness Ministry at First Baptist Dallas uses team sports, fitness, and recreation as a way to connect sports and fitness-minded individuals to themselves and to the life of First Dallas. Whether you’re looking for a casual game of coed softball or a high-intensity group work out, the First Dallas Sport and Fitness Ministry has a place for you.

For more information, contact the Sports Office at 214.969.7758.


Upward sports

Upward Sports, a Christian league for kids and youth athletics, is coming to First Dallas! Is your child interested in basketball or cheerleading? Sign them up for our Boy's and Girl's Basketball & Cheerleading League for Kindergarteners through 6th graders. The season starts in August 16 and ends November 15.

 REGISTER FOR BASKETBALL  REGISTER FOR CHEERLEADING

  • Player evaluations will only take place on August 23 starting at 10am 
  • Practices will be held on Tuesdays or Thursdays once the season begins. (The first two practices on Aug. 30 & Sept. 6 will be the only practices on a Saturday.)
  • Practice times will take place between 6pm and 9pm.
  • Each team will practice one hour and one day per week.
  • All games will be played on Saturdays beginning September 13.

Basketball & Cheerleading Evaluations

Basketball

When: Saturday, August 23 & 30
Time: 10-10:45am (registration and sizing), 10:45-11:15am (parent meeting), 10:45am-12pm (player evaluations)
Where: First Baptist Dallas Wicker Gym

Cheerleading

When: Saturday, August 23
Time: 10-10:45am (registration and sizing), 10:45-11:15am (parent meeting), 10:45-11:45am (cheer stations)
Where: First Baptist Dallas CenterStage


Fall Sports

Co-ed Basketball

WHEN: Mondays | Sept. 29-Nov. 17
TIME: 6:45-10:30pm
WHERE: Wicker Gym (Horner Family Center, First Baptist Dallas)
COST: $50 
SEASON: 6 weeks + play-offs
Teams are able to recruit 7 core members but must leave room for at least 2 free agents to be added to the team. Free agents will be selected by a draft at the pre-season captain's meeting. REGISTER here


Co-ed Flag Football

WHEN: Tuesdays | Sept. 23-Nov. 18
TIME: 6:45-10:30pm
WHERE: First Baptist Academy Athletic Complex
COST: $50 
SEASON: 6 weeks + play-offs
Teams are able to recruit 8 core members but must leave room for at least 2 free agents to be added to the team. Free agents will be selected by a draft at the pre-season captain's meeting. REGISTER here


 Boot Camp

Sports - Bootcamp

Jay's Bootcamp Fitness combines circuit training, cardio, and basic exercises to create the ultimate, fat burning workout. Boot Camp Fitness workouts include, but are not limited to, cardiovascular drills, speed and endurance training, strength training, plyometrics, box drills, obstacle courses and more. You will also learn about proper nutrition while getting the workout of your life, all in a motivating, supportive environment.

Class attendees may park in any unmarked, open parking space on Levels 1-3 and take the stairs/elevator to the roof. Attendees entering the church building for any reason should be appropriately clothed at all times.  

M, W, F | 5:30am
T, Th | 6pm
First Tuesday of every month is free

Click HERE for the most up-to-date class scheduleFor more information, call The Sports and Fitness Office at 214.969.7758.


Upcoming Opportunities in 2014/2015

Fall 2014 (September - Mid-November)

Co-ed Flag Football & Co-ed Basketball

Winter 2015 (January - Mid-March)

Men's Basketball & 4-on-4 Volleyball

Spring 2015 (March-May)

Men's Softball

Summer 2015 (May-July)

Co-ed Softball, 4-on-4 Volleyball, Men's Basketball, & Ultimate Frisbee

Registration will open as each event approaches.