Member Stories: Charlene Bareta – Cycling Class & Elite Enthusiast

Charlene Bareta had always been active in her life, she recounts – maintaining her athleticism and herself through dance, cheerleading, and biking. Fast forward a few decades and she has not been able to enjoy her active life like before. However, she heard about a new club that Kay bought. Given her past interests and activities, she wanted to see what this club had to offer. The club opened in 1986. She joined the following year, in her late 50’s. Continue reading Member Stories: Charlene Bareta – Cycling Class & Elite Enthusiast

Member’s Stories: Jim Horvath – The Inner Spirit

It was seventeen years ago when the staff at Elite Sports Club – North Shore first met Jim Horvath. He is a native to Milwaukee and now lives in Glendale. Over the years, most of the Fitness staff and the Front Desk staff have gotten to know “Jim”. He is friendly and open to discussion. You can tell that he is intellectual and contemplative as he often engages conversations in the lobby and coming and going to his favorite place, the fitness department. Continue reading Member’s Stories: Jim Horvath – The Inner Spirit

Member Stories: Becky Wiegand “Elite Has Changed My Life!”

We’re extremely proud of our members. Over the years their work out agendas and sporting endeavors serve as healthy examples of how it feels to be “Elite,” and how exercise not only adds years to your life but, life to your years! Today we’d like to highlight another member’s experience: 

My name is Becky Wiegand and I have been an Elite member since January of 2017. My husband Bob and I live in New Berlin and we have two young kids, Leona (3-1/2) and Lincoln (20 months). Elite has changed my life! Continue reading Member Stories: Becky Wiegand “Elite Has Changed My Life!”

Team Weight Loss Challenge: What I Lost, and Learned!

When I made the decision to sign up for Elite’s Team Weight Loss Challenge, I knew I wouldn’t be the grand-prize winner. In fact, I wasn’t even certain I would lose that much weight. But as I’ve grown to know many members and instructors at Elite Sports Clubs over the past year, I knew that my reasons for joining a team would be supported by my peers. Continue reading Team Weight Loss Challenge: What I Lost, and Learned!

Member Stories: Ali Pollack, recruited to Columbia women’s tennis team

We’re extremely proud of our members. Over the years their work out agendas and sporting endeavors serve as healthy examples of how it feels to be “Elite,” and how exercise not only adds years to your life, but life to your years! Today we’d like to highlight another member’s experience:

Elite Sports Clubs member first student athlete in Wisconsin recruited to Columbia University’s Women’s Tennis Team

Alexandra (Ali) Pollack, a senior at University School of Milwaukee and a member at Elite Sports Clubs, has committed to play collegiate tennis at Columbia University and is the first student athlete in Wisconsin to ever be recruited to play for Columbia’s tennis team, an NCAA Division One Program in the Ivy League Conference. Elite Sports Clubs has offered the state’s largest tennis program for the last 30 years with year-round beginner to advanced programs for adults and children. At present, Elite coaches train over 35 nationally ranked junior players as well as 145 ranked players in the Midwest. Continue reading Member Stories: Ali Pollack, recruited to Columbia women’s tennis team