Get fit in a safe, fun and non-intimidating exercise class! Chicago Park District fitness classes offer a high-quality, low cost alternative to commercial gyms.

No matter your age or ability, we offer a fitness class that is right for you. All classes are taught by certified fitness instructors, select classes are taught by U.S. Veterans.

Our qualified staff of nationally certified and professional instructors holds leading credentials ranging from Group Exercise Instruction, to Personal Training and Cardio Dance. We will motivate, encourage and help you achieve your personal fitness goals!

Meet our fitness instructors:

Audrey Simms
Calumet Park, 9801 S. Avenue G., 312.747.6039
Palmer Park, 201 E. 111th St., 312.747.6577
Pottawattomie Park, 7340 N. Rogers Ave., 773.262.5835
Visit Audrey Simm's webpage



Bardell Wilson
Sherman Park, 1301 W. 52nd St., 312.747.6672
Sherwood Park, 5701 S. Shields Ave., 773.256.0926
McGuane Park, 2901 S. Poplar Ave., 312.747.6497
Owens Park, 8800 S. Clyde Ave., 312.747.6709
South Shore Cultural Center, 7059 S. South Shore Dr., 773.256.0149
Harrison Park, 1824 S. Wood St., 312.746.5491
Taylor Park, 39 W. 47th St., 312.747.6728
Visit Bardell Wilson's webpage



Beverly Napier
Visit Beverly Napier's webpage




Brandon Lyles, U.S. Military
Douglas Park, 1401 S. Sacramento Ave., 773.762.2842
Visit Brandon Lyles webpage



Briana Rowan
Douglas Park, 1401 S. Sacramento Ave., 773.762.2842
Humboldt Park, 1400 N. Sacramento Ave., 312.742.7549
Fosco Park, 1312 S. Racine Ave., 312.746.5086
Edgebrook Park, 6525 N. Hiawatha Ave., 773.631.7461
Sheridan Park, 910 S. Aberdeen St., 312.746.5369
Visit Briana Rowan's webpage



Candice Phelan, U.S. Military
Scottsdale Park, 4637 W. 83rd St., 773.284.1826
Fernwood Park, 10436 S. Wallace St., 312.747.6132
Vist Candice Phelan's webpage



Caryn Olivieri
Sauganash Park, 5861 N. Kostner Ave., 773.685.6122
Broadway Armory Park, 5917 N. Broadway Ave., 312.742.7502
Welles Park, 2333 W. Sunnyside Ave., 312.742.7511
Visit Caryn Olivieri's webpage



Colleen Lammel-Harmon, RD, LDN, CPRP, ACE PT
Douglas Park, 1401 S. Sacramento Ave., 773.762.2842
Visit Colleen Lammel-Harmon's webpage



Eric Gerardi, U.S. Military
Piotrowski Park, 4247 W. 31st St., 312.747.6608
Sheridan Park, 910 S. Aberdeen St., 312.746.5369
Margate Park, 4921 N. Marine Dr., 312.742.7522
Broadway Armory Park, 5917 N. Broadway Ave., 312.742.7502
Hamlin Park, 3035 N. Hoyne Ave., 312.742.7785
Kilbourn Park, 3501 N. Kilbourn Ave., 773.685.3351
Shabbona Park, 6935 W. Addison St., 773.685.6205
Eckhart Park,1330 W. Chicago Ave., 312.746.5490
Independence Park, 3945 N. Springfield Ave., 773.478.3538
Sauganash Park, 5861 N. Kostner Ave., 773.685.6122
Visit Eric Gerardi's webpage



Erin Rocha
Douglas Park, 1401 S. Sacramento Dr., 773.762.2842
Visit Erin Rocha's webpage



Jake Swanson



Jennifer Lewis, U.S. Military
Haas Park, 2402 N. Washtenaw Ave., 312.742.7552
Hamlin Park, 3035 N. Hoyne Ave., 312.742.7785
Edgebrook Park, 6525 N. Hiawatha Ave., 773.631.7461
Dunham Park, 4638 N. Melvina Ave., 773.685.3257
Visit Jennifer Lewis' webpage



Jermaine Williams
Hayes Park, 2936 W. 85th St., 312.747.6177
Chicago Women's Park and Gardens, 1801 S. Indiana Ave., 312.328.0821
Jefferson Memorial Park, 4822 N. Long Ave., 773.685.3316
McGuane Park, 2901 S. Poplar Ave., 312.747.6497
Visit Jermaine Williams' webpage



Jordan Losiak
Fosco Park, 1312 S. Racine Ave., 312.746.5086
Ping Tom Memorial Park, 1700 S. Wentworth Ave., 312.225.3121
West Lawn Park, 4233 W. 65th St., 773.284.2803
Visit Jordan Losiak's webpage



Julian Nunnally
Homan Square Park, 3517 W. Arthington St., 312.745.6650
Sherwood Park, 5701 S. Shields Ave., 773.256.0926
Visit Julian Nunnally's webpage



Maribel Mejia, U.S. Military
Independence Park, 3945 N. Springfield Ave., 773.478.3538
Kennicott Park, 4434 S. Lake Park Ave., 312.747.7138
Kelvyn Park, 4438 W. Wrightwood Ave., 312.742.7547
Sheil Park, 3505 N. Southport Ave., 312.742.7826
Norwood Park, 5801 N. Natoma Ave., 773.631.4893
Gompers Park, 4222 W. Foster Ave., 773.685.3270
Shabbona Park, 6935 W. Addison St., 773.685.6205
Jesse White Park Community Center and Fieldhouse Park, 410-412 W. Chicago Ave., 312.742.2410
Clarendon park Community Center, 4501 N. Clarendon Ave., 312.742.7512
Hamlin Park, 3035 N. Hoyne Ave., 312.742.7785
Visit Maribel Mejia's webpage



Meghan O'Boyle
Douglas Park, 1401 S. Sacramento Dr., 773.762.2842
Visit Meghan O'Boyle's webpage



Michelle Buckmaster
Jesse Owens Park, 8800 S. Clyde Ave., 312.747.6709
Taylor-Lauridsen Playground Park, 39 W. 47th St., 312.747.6728
Welles Park, 2333 W. Sunnyside Ave., 312.742.7511
Visit Michelle Buckmaster's webpage



Michael Johnson, U.S. Military
LaFollette Park, 1333 N. Laramie Ln., 773.287.0541
Russell Square Park, 3045 E. 83rd St., 312.747.6651
Jesse Owens Park, 8800 S. Clyde Ave., 312.747.6709
Visit Michael Johnson's webpage



Paulina Rodak
Sheil Park, 3505 N. Southport Ave., 312.742.7826
Jefferson Park, 4822 N. Long Ave., 773.685.3316
Haas Park, 2402 N. Washtenaw Ave., 312.742.7552
Maggie Daley Park, 337 E. Randolph St., 312.742.3918
Hiawatha Park, 8029 W. Forest Preserve Dr., 312.746.5559
Visit Paulina Rodak's webpage



Shaun Winston
Fosco Park, 1312 S. Racine Ave., 312.746.5086
Foster Park, 1440 W. 84th St., 312.747.6135
Palmer Park, 201 E. 111th St., 312.747.6577
South Shore Cultural Center, 7059 S. South Shore Dr., 773.256.0149
Visit Shaun Winston's webpage



Stephanie Shallcross, U.S. Military
Kelvyn Park, 4438 W. Wrightwood Ave., 312.742.7547
Sheridan Park, 910 S. Aberdeen St., 312.746.5369
Jesse White Community Center and Fieldhouse, 410-412 W. Chicago Ave., 312.742.2410
Visit Stephanie Shallcross' webpage



Tiffany Mayfield
Douglas Park, 1401 S. Sacramento Ave., 773.762.2842
Visit Tiffany Mayfield's webpage
 

Patricia Donahue-Thorpe