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.

First Dallas Easter Run

Saturday, April 19

Kickstart your Easter weekend by inviting friends, family, and coworkers to this family-friendly event benefitting Habitat for Humanity. There is a 1-mile family fun run for more leisurely runners and those with small children, or a unique, 4-mile distance for the competitive runner. Don't miss out on this new downtown Easter tradition!


  • 7:30am | Family Fun 1-Mile Walk/Run
  • 8am | 4-Mile (Certified) Run Through Downtown

Race Amenities:

  • 4-mile run cash purse
  • Age-group awards
  • Race shirt
  • Post-race runner's party with breakfast and kids activities

register now  VISIT RUN WEBPAGE sponsor or volunteer

Men's Softball

WHEN: Mondays | March 24 – May 12
TIME: 6:30-10pm
WHERE: Huffhines Park
               1500 Apollo Rd
               Richardson, TX 75081
COST: $55

Registration is now closed.

Co-Ed Softball

WHEN: Thursdays and Fridays | Begins May 22, 23
TIME: 6:30-9:30pm
WHERE: Huffhines Park
               1500 Apollo Rd
               Richardson, TX 75081
COST: $55 (Includes jersey)
SEASON: 7 weeks + play-offs

REGISTER for Thursday REGISTER  for friday


WHEN: Tuesdays | Begins June 10
TIME: 6:30-9:30pm
WHERE: Wicker Gym (Horner Family Center, First Baptist Dallas)
COST: $35 (Includes team awards)
SEASON: 7 weeks + play-offs


WHEN: Mondays | Begins June 16
TIME: 6:30-9:30pm
WHERE: Wicker Gym (Horner Family Center, First Baptist Dallas)
COST: $40 (Includes jersey and team awards)
SEASON: 5 weeks + play-offs

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.