History

CLUB "FIRSTS"

 - First Turkish sports club visited by Great Leader Atatürk (1914) 

- First Turkish sports club (1903)

- First officially registered Turkish sports club (1910)

- First Turkish sports club with training facilities and headquarters (Akaretler-1909)

- First Istanbul League champions (1924)

- First team title in fencing

- First team title in track and field  

- First team title in wrestling

- First volleyball team to win a championship

- Winners of first Prime Ministry Football Cup

- Winners of first Federation Football Cup

- First National Football League champions  

-  First Turkish club to send a sportswoman to Olympics (Berlin,1936)

- First sports club to organize a gymnastics show on stage in Turkey ( Kadıköy Apollon    Cinema, 1910)

- First Turkish club to engage in underwater sports

- First Turkish sports club to travel across the Atlantic Ocean (USA)

- First Turkish club with a boxing section

- First Turkish club to engage in decathlon

- First club to hold a wrestling tournament in Istanbul (1910-1911)

- First marathon winner (Maratoncu İbrahim)

- First club to have a shooting range

- First club with a sports section for disabled persons

- First and only club to publish a sports magazine for children in Turkey and abroad 

- First and only club to establish a tourism agency in Turkey

- First and only sports club with an insurance firm

- First club to win Turkish Super Cup (2006-07)