Frequently Asked Questions
Pickleball and Tennis
Q: I've never played tennis and would like to learn how. Where do I start?
A: We offer Tennis 101 beginner clinics as well as Adult Beginner Drop-In Clinics. These classes run 60 minutes.
Q: How do I sign-up for a tennis clinic?
A: You can sign-up two ways: in person at our front desk or over the phone at 513-451-4233.
Q: I'd eventually like to play tennis competitively, what are the steps I need to take to get there?
A: If you are new to the game we recommend you start with Tennis 101 followed by the Intermediate Tennis Clinics. From there a Tennis Pro will recommend you to either competitively play in our Interclub team or socially in a Round Robin group.
Q: I don't have a big enough group but would like to play pickleball. Is there a drop-in time I can sign-up for?
A: We have pickleball on Mondays 9-10:30am, 6-7:30pm, Wednesdays 9-10:30am, and Fridays 7-8:30pm.
Q: How do I reserve court time?
Call ahead 513-451-4233 to reserve a court up to 48 hours in advance.
Q: I'd like to use the ball machine but don't know how to set it up. Who can show me how?
A: One of our Tennis Pros or Adult Tennis Coordinator would be happy to help anyone setup the ball machine.
Q: What fitness classes are offered at this time?
A: We offer over 35 fitness classes a week. We have multiple class formats that range from Pilates to spinning, yoga and pilates. Check out our fitness page for the current fitness class schedule.
Q: Do I have to reserve equipment in the fitness center?
Q: I'm looking to get healthy and build better habits? What would help lead me to success?
A: You are 30% more likely to reach a goal when working with a personal trainer. A trainer will help you set achievable goals, build habits and keep you accountable.
A: You do not have to reserve equipment for the fitness center.
Q: How many participants are permitted in a fitness class?
Q: Do I pay extra for fitness classes if I am a member?
A: All group fitness classes are included in membership with the exception of Greatest HIITS.
A: Spinning class capacity is set at 10 per class, Greatest HIITS can accommodate up to 20 participants, all other group fitness class will be capped 12 per class.
Q: What is the benefit of having a membership at Western Athletic Club?
A: The benefits of a membership range from discounted rates on clinics, private lessons, court rates, personal training, pickleball and bootcamps to unlimited access to the fitness center and fitness classes. Don't forget the free coffee and Wi-Fi. The sense of community is another amazing advantage of being a club member.
Q: I'm looking for a club but would like to try it out first, do you offer trial memberships?
A: We offer FREE 3-Day trail memberships for anyone new interested in trying the club.
Q: Is there a contract when I sign up for membership?
A: Our memberships are month to month and do not require a contract. We offer a 5% discount if you choose to purchase an annual membership.
Q: Are members allowed to bring guests?
A: Members receive 4 guest pass when signing up for membership. Members are allowed to bring a guest indoors for $15 a visit or $10 for a pool guest.