Free Access to Fitness Centers in Chicago
There’s exciting news for health-conscious Chicago residents—the city’s Park District is generously offering free access to its 71 fitness centers from now until January 7, thanks to their Free Fitness Centers Week initiative.
Encouraging Active Lifestyles
According to news released by the Park District, the aim of this initiative is to inspire residents to raise their levels of physical activity. The options are plentiful, ranging from walking and swimming to weightlifting, running, and yoga. The benefits aren’t just physical—increased exercise can also significantly uplift moods and contribute positively to mental health.
Features of Park District Fitness Centers
These fitness centers are conveniently located in various parts of the city. They boast facilities such as gyms equipped with workout machines, weights, and other fitness equipment. Usually, the Park District charges for monthly, quarterly, and yearly access to these gyms. But now, they’re free for Chicago residents until January 7.
Registration and Other Services
The Park District encourages those planning to visit the fitness centers to pre-register. In addition to this, their wellness department is offering workout routine examples and nutrition tips to participants of the Free Fitness Centers Week.
Find Fitness Center Locations and Hours
For more information about the fitness center hours and locations, you can visit the Park District website.