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Chicago Fit Performance | Ages: Adults
Chicago Fit Performance provides high-quality personal and boot camp training. Whether you want to lose weight, lose inches, get stronger, increase your metabolism, improve your nutrition, or just improve your overall health and fitness, our expert team of certified, educated and supportive personal trainers is committed to providing the right game-plan through every aspect of training, nutrition and lifestyle to reach your desired goals. Our scientifically designed personal training and boot camp programs offer the most efficient and effective way for you to maximize your results and take full advantage of our expert fitness coaching. Our mission is to help you reach all your health and fitness goals, just like we’ve helped hundreds of your neighbors in Chicago. We offer fat-burning, metabolic-resistance workouts, which are like nothing else you’ll find in the area. Call us at 312-890-2668 or visit us at www.chicagofitperformance.com.
Little Hoopers Youth Basketball | Boys and Girls Ages: 3–5
3Point Athletics’ dedicated instructors will conduct weekly 45-minute clinics as an introduction to basketball and physical fitness for you and your children. Classes will be adult interactive as participants learn the fundamentals of the sport with an emphasis on dribbling and ball handling. Classes will include basic footwork and hand-eye coordination drills and games, as well as learning the importance of teamwork and sportsmanship. For more information or to register for a class, visit www.3pointathletics.com.
PreK – 4th Grade
SPORTS, TEAM-BUILDING AND MORE: whether you are new to Game On! or returning, join our signature GirlStrong multi-sport class and explore and play different sports every few weeks. We may play volleyball, lacrosse, softball, tennis, soccer, basketball and more in a FUN, empowering, and caring environment. Every girl will leave each class with an enhanced sense of what it means to be strong in body, mindandteam and experience the joy in sport.
Lil’ Kickers Soccer for Kids | Ages: 18 months-5 years
Lil’ Kickers is a non-competitive, introductory soccer and movement skills program for boys and girls ages 18 months to 5 years. In Lil’ Kickers we don’t just teach soccer to kids, but use soccer to teach kids about teamwork and cooperation. Lil’ Kickers is the ultimate child development program. For more information or to register for a class, visit the Lil’ Kickers’ website at www.lilkickerschicago.com.
Shirley Ryan Ability Lab | Ages: 7–17, youth with physical disabilities
The Caring for Kids program provides year-round adaptive sports and recreation programs including two 4-week summer camps for youth ages 7–17 with physical disabilities. Caring for Kids also offers weekly judo in partnership with the Menomonee Judo Club on Saturdays. The program also provides dance, yoga and karate classes at the Drucker Center through Yoga for the Special Child and Thousand Wave Martial Arts and Self-Defense Center. For more information and registration, visit www.sralab.org or call 312-355-2253.
First Class Hoops Basketball Training
First Class Hoops is Chicago’s premier private basketball training program, teaching kids to maximize their abilities to succeed in basketball and beyond. The development and enhancement of critical basketball fundamentals is emphasized in weekly, small group, game situation settings designed at increasing court awareness and presence. An independent player assessment of each child’s skills and progress is provided, featuring honest feedback by coaches that understand the game and know your child. For more information go to our site www.firstclasshoops.com.
The world renowned Mullane Godley Academy of Irish Dance will now be offering beginner Irish dance lessons for boys and girls ages 3 and up at the Menomonee Club! Dancers will learn the basics of Irish Dance while making long lasting friendships, getting exercise, and building confidence in their abilities. Please reach out to MullaneGodleyLincolnPark@
Mandala is excited to bring Contemporary Indian Dance to Menomonee Club! Our cornerstone is “Asian tradition meets modern flair,” and we will create new connections with ancient traditions through movement and rhythm. Students will learn dance technique to strengthen their exploration of new sounds and media and work towards original choreography.
Mandala South Asian Performing Arts is a non-profit organization that raises the profile of the incredible art forms spanning Persia to the Himalayas and Thailand to Indonesia. Visit http://mandalaarts.org/ to learn more about our work.
Rhythmic gymnastics is one of the most beautiful sports for girls. Girls who receive training in rhythmic gymnastics develop poise, confidence, and a strong body. It is a sport that combines elements of ballet, gymnastics, dance, and apparatus manipulation. Participants learn leaps, balances, pirouettes (pivots), apparatus handling, flexibility and dance. Rhythmic gymnastics involves a high degree of athletic skill that is learned in a level system of progression as outlined by USAG. Physical abilities needed by a rhythmic gymnast include strength, power, flexibility, agility, dexterity, endurance and hand-eye coordination.
Rhythmic gymnastics training at Vitrychenko Academy is led by Olympic Bronze medalist, Olena Vitrychenko, who shares her Olympic–level of experience and family’s legacy for excellence in the sport.
Register here: http://www.vitrychenkoacademy.com/
Learn safety and the fundamentals from certified coaches and instructors necessary for pursuing any level of interest in archery. All equipment included. Learn more and register here: https://www.northsidearcheryclub.org/classes
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Private Volleyball Instruction