Department of Parks and Recreation



Barcroft Sports and Fitness Center has a full-service boxing facility including a boxing ring, heavy bags, and speed bags. Visit Barcroft for a tour of the facilities.

Arlington Boxing Club

Boxing facilities at Barcroft Sports & Fitness CenterMonday - Friday: 3:00pm - 8:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am - 2:00pm

The Arlington Boxing Club provides young people ages 10-18 with an opportunity to learn the fundamentals of the sport while enhancing their physical fitness, self confidence, self-discipline and pride. With the multi-cultural and ethnic makeup of the Arlington community, the program also offers numerous opportunities for cross cultural interaction as well as team building. Members can gain, too, a sense of well being, recognition and self- responsibility.

For more information about Arlington Boxing Club, please contact Coach Willie Taylor at 703-228-0705 or wtaylor(at)

Boxing Studio Drop-In Hours (open to adults only)

Heavy bags at Barcroft boxing facilityMonday - Friday: 8:30am - 3:00pm
Saturday: 2:00pm - 8:00pm
Sunday: 11:00am - 9:00pm

You must have a County-wide membership or purchase a daily visit pass in order to access the Boxing Studio. The daily visit pass allows access to the fitness room as well as the boxing studio. The boxing studio drop-in fees are:

$8.00 for county resident
$16.00 for non-resident
$4.00 for senior resident (62+)

$16.00 senior non-resident (62+)

Entering the ring is strictly prohibited and there is absolutely NO sparring during drop-in hours. The use of hand wraps and boxing gloves are required in order to use the bags. Wraps can be purchased at the front desk for $5.00 a pair. Boxing gloves are available to check-out upon request.

Last Modified: March 20, 2014
2100 Clarendon Blvd. Arlington, VA 22201 Tel: 703-228-3000 TTY: 703-228-4611