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Region's largest sports complex is launching a school for student athletes

The St. James sports complex in Springfield is starting a school to allow middle and high school athletes to attend classes without compromising their training schedules.

Apr 17, 2024
FOX 5 The St. James Performance Academy

The St. James will open a new first of its kind Performance Academy, designed to help students excel in both sports and school. Co-founders Craig Dixon and Kendrick Ashton are in the FOX 5 studio to talk about what this means for families in the DMV.

Apr 9, 2024
The St. James Opens School for Local Athletes

The St. James Performance Academy gives student-athletes an option to keep up on training and academics.

Apr 3, 2024
The St. James Performance Academy powered by TPH to launch at World-Renowned Washington, DC Region Flagship

The St. James Performance Academy powered by TPH, located just outside of Washington, DC, will supercharge student-athlete development by providing a holistic and tailored academic experience alongside sport-specific training and world-class instruction.

Mar 28, 2024
FOX 5 Good Day DC Fitness Fridays

Douglas Homer, Sports Business Development Director at The St. James, joined Good Day DC to help us gear up for Spring sports.

Mar 1, 2024
Editor’s Pick: Best Post-Workout Hang, Vim & Victor

Is there anything more satisfying than a protein-rich smoothie or an energy-packed acai bowl after a sweat session? You can find both on the menu at Vim & Victor, the wellness cafe inside Bethesda’s latest fitness hot spot, The St. James.

Feb 1, 2024
FOX 5 Fitness Friday with The St. James Performance Club

The St. James' Adin Alai joined Good Day DC to demo some exercises perfect to work it out before Thanksgiving.

Nov 17, 2023
2024 PLL Championship Series Returns to Springfield, Va., in February

The Premier Lacrosse League announced Thursday morning that the 2024 PLL Championship Series — an Olympic style, four-team tournament played in a modified version of the Sixes discipline — will take place February 14-19, 2024, at The St. James in Springfield, Va.

Nov 2, 2023
Oakwood School Designates The St. James as Official Athletic Enrichment Services and Summer Camp Partner

The St. James announced today a strategic partnership with the Oakwood School, a leader in the design and delivery of multisensory educational programming for students in first through eighth grade with learning differences.

Aug 28, 2023
FOX 5 Zip Trip: Working out in Reston!

David Hoye, GM of The St. James Performance Club Reston, speaks with Tucker Barnes during a FOX 5 Zip Trip to Reston.

Aug 25, 2023
The St. James Adds Rooftop Pickleball

What’s in a name? While many similar enterprises include some form of the word “fitness” or “gym,” The St. James Performance Club’s function may not be immediately apparent. And despite the “saint” in its moniker, the club has no religious affiliation – unless you are among those for whom working out involves divine inspiration.

Aug 19, 2023
The St. James Acquires Potomac Valley Thunder

The St. James announced today its acquisition of Potomac Valley Thunder, the leading girls’ AAU club in the Greater Washington Region. The acquisition emphasizes The St. James’ commitment to elite girls’ basketball teams and programming in the DC region.

Aug 15, 2023
Chelsea FC and The St. James join forces in Washington D.C.

Ahead of Chelsea FC’s pre-season fixture at FedEx Field on Sunday, Chelsea and The St. James are working together offering a range of football training programmes for young people across Washington D.C.

Jul 27, 2023
Celebrating St. James Soccer Champs!

The St. James FC Virginia Under 17 girls soccer team just won the 2023 Girls Academy National Championship! FOX 5’s Matthew Cappucci visited Springfield to celebrate the team!

Jul 26, 2023
Chelsea partners with The St. James to bring youth soccer academy to the USA

Beginning this summer, The St. James will deliver elite youth soccer programming, training and clinics, led by professional Chelsea FC coaching staff members. As part of the partnership, all The St. James soccer offerings will now be grounded in Chelsea’s developmental, training and playing philosophy.

Jul 21, 2023