Downloadable scorecard and more information available at our Disc Golf page.
Fit and Strong!
Fit & Strong! combines flexibility, strength training, and aerobic walking with health education for sustained behavior change among older adults with lower extremity osteoarthritis. Classes will take place twice a week for 8 weeks at Lay Park Community Center.
Want to work out - outside? Then try the Outdoor Fitness Zone at Virginia Walker Park! The Outdoor Fitness Zone is free of charge and is located near the splash pad and covered picnic shelter.
Open during park hours, the Outdoor Fitness Zone includes equipment one would typically find in a gym including:
Two person chest press
Two person lat pull down
Single rowing machine
Seated leg extension
Three person static combo
Are you interested in learning, working hard and have a desire to improve yourself physically, emotionally and mentally?
Come to East Athens Community Center and learn the world renowned hard style Yoshukai Karate developed by martial arts legend Soke Yamamoto. Training is done in traditional kata, point sparring, semi knockdown fighting, self defense and kobudo (weapons). Sensei Sherrie Hines leads our dojo at East Athens on Monday & Thursday evenings 7:00pm-8:30pm. Materials fees may apply.
Pétanque (pay-tonk) is an international French sport (related to Italian Bocce Ball) for teams of 2 or 3, played by rolling or throwing metal balls at a smaller wooden target ball.
Pétanque is an enjoyable, competitive game of concentration, strategy, mindful focus, and body-mind coordination; with health benefits that include stress relief, improved flexibility, light cardio, and the positive mental and physical impacts of this social, outdoor activity. It is a learn as you play activity, so lessons, previous playing experience, and equipment are not required to join in the fun.
Courts available at Lay Park. Call 706-613-3596 with questions.
*Please note these are affiliate organizations. Affiliate organizations have been approved to hold organized leagues at Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services parks. Independent teams and leagues not associated with an approved organization will not permitted.
This exciting game is a combination of ping-pong, tennis, and badminton and can be played with two or four players. It is played on a badminton-sized court, using a wooden or composite racquet/paddle and a pickleball, which is similar to a wiffle ball. This is a learn as you play league, so lessons or previous playing experience are not required to join in the fun. All ACC pickleball courts are free to use.
Southeast Clarke Park: Sunrise - Sunset, No artificial lighting. Six pickleball only courts with permanent nets located at the back of the ball fields. AAPA members can access balls in the blue lock box.
Bishop Park: 8 a.m. - Sunset, Courts are lighted. Available when not reserved for tennis. The three courts closest to Sunset Drive are lined for tennis, junior tennis, and pickleball - pickleball lines are black. AAPA members can access nets in the blue lock box.
Satterfield Park: Sunrise - Sunset, Courts are lighted. Available when not reserved for tennis. Six courts are lined for tennis, and pickleball. AAPA members can access nets in the blue lock box.
Heard Park: Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays from 8:30 a.m. - Noon. On Mondays play is geared towards beginners.
Lay Park: Mondays - Wednesdays and Fridays from 8:30 a.m. - Noon.
Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services offers a 7v7 adult co-ed soccer league. Season includes 8 Wednesday evening matches at Walker Park. Top four teams in each league will progress to a single elimination tournament with additional matches.
Age: 18 and older Registration date (click here to register) : July 19th - August 16th, 2023 Start Date: The week of August 27th, 2023 Fee: $400 (8 games) $50 additional if make playoffs
No team? No problem! "Free Agent" options available.
Contact Bryce Borden at email@example.com or call 706-613-3589 with questions.
Adult Tennis 101 - A beginning tennis class. Students will learn fundamentals of tennis, including forehand, backhand, serve and volley. This class may be repeated until instructor feels participant is ready for Tennis 201. Bring water! This program is offered at the ACC Tennis Center and Bishop Park.
Adult Tennis 201 - This program is designed to further improve stroke techniques. Consistency, strategy, and movement on court will be covered. Bring water! Tennis 101 or equivalent of a USTA 3.0 low/3.5 high level player.
We offer several clinics throughout the year to improve skills and connect players. Ideal for beginner through experienced intermediate players (ideal for 2.5 to 4.0). Review fundamentals, match situational drills, hit LOTS of balls and get a good workout. Prior online registration is preferred.
Interested in small group or individual lessons? Call the Athens Tennis Center at 706.613.3991 or email firstname.lastname@example.org..
*Please note this is an affiliate organization. Affiliate organizations have been approved to hold organized leagues at Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services parks. Independent teams and leagues not associated with an approved organization will not permitted.