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Online fitness with the WAC

Announcements

Home workouts for WAC members View the WAC Fitness Vimeo channel here and scroll down or click here for linked on-demand videos. You can also view our fitness tips archive here. Live class schedule (scroll down) You may join these…

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Club updates

Announcements

What you need to know about WAC hours and rules In response to new state guidelines, changes to WAC department operations and hours are expected. Please check back for the latest. Here’s what we know now: Beginning Tuesday, November 17, indoor fitness areas will close, except the pool will remain…

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Cocktail Corner: Kentucky Mulled Cider

Cocktail Corner: Kentucky Mulled Cider

Food & Wine

Kentucky Mulled Cider By Peter Christian, Vice President Food & Beverage Fall has arrived, and few drinks take the chill out of our bones like a Kentucky mulled cider. Our version highlights Maker’s Mark 46, a robust bourbon made using seared staves of French oak. That wood finishing…

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Team Member Appreciation Fund 2020

Team Member Appreciation Fund 2020

Club Happenings

Giving back to WAC team members Dear WAC members, The Team Member Appreciation Fund is a long-standing tradition here at the Washington Athletic Club. Through the generosity of our membership, a monetary gift has been given every December to our active team members, excluding the executive team. This meaningful gift…

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Pain in the pandemic era

Athletics & Wellness

Physical therapy can help stop the side effects of our altered realities By Sarah Juul, Doctor of Physical Therapy Right about now, many of us are feeling a little extra pain. For months, we went without our regular fitness and workout routines. At the same time, we moved into…

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Recognizing  Don Root

Recognizing Don Root

Membership

Award-winning member Longtime WAC member Don Root recently received Puget Sound Business Journal’s Middle Market Fast 50 Lifetime Achievement Award for his work as co-chairman of GMN, formerly known as GM Nameplate. A GMN employee since 1962, Don worked his way from account executive to ownership by growing the Seattle-based…

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90 years young

90 years young

Features

90 years young This December, the WAC officially turns 90! By Mae Jacobson | Photos by John Bang, Ryan Castoldi, Alex Crook, John Granen, Emilio Huertas, Yosef Chaim Kalinko, Luke Rutan, Walter Zamojski, WAC archives With roots deep in the soul of Seattle, the Club stands with as much strength and pride…

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Pilates for everyone

Fitness

New Club equipment means even more options for exploring this palliative workout By George Sommerrock, Fitness Programs Manager  One thing we can all count on is time marching forward. Fortunately for WAC members, the new equipment in our WAC Pilates studio is keeping in step. A trampoline in…

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