Athletic Clubs

Clayton, NC, Knightdale, NC and Wilson Mills, NC

Our vision for Fred Smith Company Sports Club is to provide a family place for fitness where you and your family play and grow together.

Today we have four athletic clubs conveniently located in our communities in Wake and Johnston County in North Carolina. Each club provides a unique environment that nurtures your spirit as you improve and tone your body. And while each club is unique, your membership allows you to enjoy the benefits of any Fred Smith Company Sports Club.

Riverwood Athletic Club

Riverwood Athletic Club

10,000 square feet of fitness space, 3 outdoor pools, 67 ft waterslide and 1 indoor, 6 lane 25 yard competition-sized pool and wading pool.

Still want more reasons to join Fred Smith Company Sports Club? Easy. High-quality fitness equipment, spraygrounds, playgrounds, walking trails, sports leagues, gymnasiums…

In addition to our impressive facilities, we also offer a wide variety of membership options. Three, to be exact. And that’s not to mention that your membership entitles you to enjoy any of our Sports Club facilities—giving you access to multiple premier fitness centers. And that adds up to a deal you don’t want to miss.

The club is located near the corner of Pritchard and Covered Bridge Roads in Clayton.

LionsGate Athletic Club

LionsGate Athletic Club

Top-notch aquatics and fitness can be found right here Clayton, North Carolina. One of three premier fitness centers in the area, LionsGate Athletic Club offers a wide range of activities for the whole family.

In addition to a large high-tech workout area, convenient child care, wading pool and LionsGate features one large outdoor pool with three unique areas. The first area is a zero-entry “beach-like” pool that includes an aquatic sprayground and splash pad that will delight children of all ages. The second, a resort pool with a 300-foot lazy river and 157-foot waterslide will thrill the adventurer in you. And the third area is competition pool for lap swimming, makes it easy to do some serious work in the water.

Between our beautiful facilities and extensive children’s and adult programming, there’s something for everyone. Best of all, we have four membership programs that fit a wide range of needs and budgets. Your membership entitles you to enjoy any of our Fred Smith Company Sports Club amenities including Hedingham, Riverwood and Eagle Ridge golf courses. And that adds up to a deal you don’t want to miss.

Tralee Athletic Club

Tralee Athletic Club

Tralee Athletic Club is one of three exclusive fitness centers in Johnston County, North Carolina. With a wide range of aquatic, fitness and golf offerings as well as adult and children’s programming, we cater to the entire family.

In addition to an ultra-modern workout area and children’s nursery, and features aquatic spray mushrooms to amuse and two outdoor pools—one of which is a zero-entry pool, reminiscent of the beach.

When it comes to membership, you’ve got lots of options—three plans to make sure to fit you’re lifestyle. And your membership entitles you to enjoy all three of our FSC Sports CLub Facilities. So you’ve got lots of places to go whether you want to work out, hole out, or just plain chill out.

Tralee Athletic Club is located in Wilson Mills, just off US 70 between Smithfield and Clayton.

Mingo Creek Athletic Club

Mingo Creek Athletic Club

Great Aerobic and Strength Conditioning Equipment
With Precor elliptical trainers, upright and recumbent bikes, treadmills, seated leg press, flat bench, super bench, seated row, vertical press, seated calf, leg extension, seated leg curl, vertical knee up and dumb bells you will find everything you need at Riverwood Golf & Athletic Club at Mingo Creek to create a demanding workout.

There is also a Precor FTS – Functional Training System. The number of exercises that can be performed on the FTS are really only limited by the imagination of the user. Literally dozens of upper and lower body exercise can be created. In fact, the unit is so flexible that a total-body workout can be accomplished using the FTS alone. All the Precor equipment is commercial quality with an emphasis on smooth operation for enhanced user experience.

And for refreshment to keep you going, there is a snack bar with lots of great smoothie flavors and energy additives to choose from.

Convenient to Golf in Raleigh and Clayton
Riverwood Golf & Athletic Club at Mingo Creek is also convenient to our golf facilities as it is only six miles to Hedingham Golf Club in Raleigh, NC or eight miles to Riverwood Golf Club in Clayton, NC.