Athletics

Standard Process Student Activity Center

A 30,000 square foot facility, the activity center has been a part of the Parker landscape since 1992 and currently hosts sporting events, assemblies, lecturers, and exercise classes.The two-story activity center includes:
  • Computer Center
  • Lounge
  • Treadmills
  • Elliptical Machines
  • Exercise Bicycles
  • Notable Weight Room
  • Full-length Basketball Court
  • Two Volleyball Courts
  • Ping-Pong, Pool, and Foosball Tables
  • Exercise Room with an Overhead Projector
  • Exercise Videos
  • Locker Rooms
  • Saunas
 

Intramurals and Teams

Parker University also sponsors an intercollegiate program in men’s basketball. The Parker Patriots annually compete against area colleges and universities like Texas Wesleyan University, Southwestern Adventist University, Dallas Christian College, and Mountain View College – eagerly taking on all challenges on the hardwoods.Intramural programs include basketball, and volleyball. The recreation program also assists in the sponsorship of the popular club teams in biking, rugby, soccer, flag football, and swimming.

Chiro Games

Those who desire a more competitive environment can represent Parker University in the annual Chiro Games. For 27 years, the Chiro Games has featured chiropractic colleges from throughout the U.S. and Canada competing in 15 sports for the right to win the highly sought-after Chiro Games Traveling Trophy. Parker University is the most successful school in the history of the Chiro Games, having won the overall championship 15 times (including the previous three years and 10 of the last 13 years). Sports at the Chiro Games include: flag football, tennis, swimming, men’s soccer, men’s basketball, golf, distance running and Ultimate Frisbee. Last year, in Cocoa Beach, Florida. Parker claimed a Chiro Games-record nine Gold Medals, with championships in Bowling, Frisbee, Men’s Soccer, Women’s Soccer, Women’s Golf, Running. Parker also collected silver medals in Parker also collected silver medals in swimming, tennis. The 120 points compiled by Parker was the largest point total in the history of the games.