The Dr. Conrad Worrill Track & Field Center at Gately Park is your local Chicago Park District facility offering activities and programs for all ages and skill levels. Registration for all programs is done on the Chicago Park District website. Open programs and Drop-in activities can be registered for in advance online, or in-person at the front desk.
This instructional activity provides an introduction to pitching and fielding a baseball. Skills covered include stance, grips, infield, and outfield. Players will also participate in various pitching and fielding games through fun-competition.
This activity offers individuals an opportunity to work at their own pace while learning the proper technique and fundamentals of boxing. Participants in this class will focus on the following but not limited hand eye coordination, foot work, speed, proper boxing stance, defensive techniques, and different punch types. There will be equipment provided but participants are welcome to bring their own. No ring is needed and this is a non-contact activity (there will be no striking or punching participants registered for the activity.)