Upward Sports is the world’s largest Christian youth sports provider. Upward Sports is the only organization that offers the 360 Progression™, a uniquely designed total sports experience that adapts and expands as players grow in their personal athletic journeys. The 360 Progression develops total athletes mentally, athletically, spiritually, and socially – producing players who excel both on and off the field.


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Pickleball is a racquet sport that combines elements of badminton, tennis and table tennis. The sport is played with hard paddles and wiffle balls making the technique required for pickleball different than other racquet sports. Participants of all ages and skill levels are encouraged to give this fun sport a try! Open court time is Monday, Wednesday, Friday 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Monday and Tuesday evenings 5:00 to 8:00 p.m., Thursday evening 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., and  Saturday morning 9:00 to noon. Equipment is provided.


Our gym (basketball court) is equipped for Upward Basketball, roller skating, men's league basketball, volleyball, pickleball, playtime for all ages with scooters, hoops, and 9 square.


Our game area in the Christian Life Center includes foosball, table tennis, air hockey and pool tables. We also have board games that may be used in our snack area.


Our racquet ball courts and equipment are available. Call ahead to reserve your court time.

Our exercise room has great machines including bicycles, stair masters, elliptical as well as weights to keep you in the best shape possible. Call the Christian Life Center to schedule an orientation and check out the possibilities.


Weight Room Safety Orientation

If you are a church member at First Baptist Church and would like to use the Exercise/Weight Room, you are required to have a safety orientation before use is allowed. Feel free to call the Christian Life Center at (918) 682-2301 to schedule your orientation.

The Christian Life Center fall hours of operation are:

  • Monday          6:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday          8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday    6:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
  • Thursday        8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
  • Friday              8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Saturday         9:00 a.m. to Noon
  • Sunday            Closed

Questions?  Give us a call at (918) 682-2301