The following remain closed: all playgrounds, all pools and most areas & facilities east of Lake Shore Drive except for the Lakefront Trail, harbors, golf courses and many concessions. Beaches are closed for the season. Water fountains remain off. The Lakefront Trail and The 606 are open, users must keep it moving. Most fieldhouses are open 9 am – 5 pm weekdays for washrooms and shelter only. GO HERE to learn more.
At a Chicago Park District boxing gym youth and adults can learn to box or train for competitions such as Golden Gloves and area boxing shows. Most youth boxing programs are for ages 8 and older. Instruction is available for both first-time and experienced boxers.The Chicago Park District’s youth boxing program has produced a number of professionals including Olympians Michael Bennett, David Diaz, Nate Jones and Leroy Murphy and former champion Montell Griffin.
Our boxing program features:
VIDEO: Check out the ABC 7 Chicago segment about the Chicago Park District boxing program.