Club Spotlight: Denver Athletic Club

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Denver Athletic Club

A Platinum Club Since 2006

The Denver Athletic Club is a story of the unique balance between tradition and modernization. Achieving Platinum Club status in 2006, The DAC embodies the commitment to a lasting and rich Member experience. As a historic landmark in Denver, our club encompasses an entire city block, with over 2,200 memberships and an annual budget in excess of $10 million. Over the past two years, we have enjoyed the special privilege to host over 60 weddings on our rooftop and ballroom venues.

Our facility dedicates 300,000 square feet to athletics, social, health and wellness, banquets, and a licensed childcare center. The DAC athletic facility houses seven squash courts, six racquetball courts, 20,000-square-feet of cardiovascular and weight training equipment, full-sized basketball, volleyball and badminton courts, as well as yoga, boxing and a CrossFit studio. Additionally, we have a Pilates studio with reformers and an indoor cycling studio. We host over one hundred group exercise classes each week, including masters and youth swim programs in our eight-lane, 25-meter swimming pool. For the true Colorado adventurist, we have an indoor climbing wall and full-service wellness center. And for the kind of fun that is good for all ages, we have one of the oldest eight-lane bowling alleys this side of the Mississippi River.

Even more, The DAC is home to a community of professionals who network, find respite, and friendship in any of our full-service restaurants, pub, or organized social events including rooftop concerts, holiday parties, and networking events featuring guest speakers from around the country.

Established in 1884, The Denver Athletic Club has enriched the lives of its Members and has consistently been ranked one of the top Athletic Clubs by Platinum Clubs of America. Through cooperative efforts from all stakeholders – the Board of Directors, Committee participants and its Leadership Team – the Club has and will continue to invest over four million dollars during a three-year period in capital improvements to revitalize our commitment to the dynamic needs of our Membership. The bones of our historic building house the stories of the early days of Denver. It is this reverence for our history that reaffirms our vision as we welcomed nearly 250 new memberships through our commitment to Member attraction and retention in recent years. The DAC is woven into the history of the city as much as it is woven into the fabric of each of our Member’s lives. From our littlest Members enrolled in our licensed child care center to the families who have passed the DAC experience from generation to generation, we are truly committed to be “The Club for your whole life”. Our century-old traditions have proved to endure the ever-changing landscape of today’s hectic demands.

As The Denver Athletic Club evolves and changes over time, our Members witness the fulfillment of our mission and vision through rich experiences and betterment of the Denver community that is reflective of the standard of excellence set forth by the esteemed honor and recognition of our Platinum Club status.


The Denver Athletic Club | 1325 Glenarm Place | Denver, Colorado 80204
P: 303.534.1211 | W:

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