FFC Community Events

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September

Get a Leg Up in the Park: First and third Sunday, second and fourth Monday, August – October
Get your fitness on with art and fresh air in South Loop’s Grant Park, located on the northeast corner of State and Roosevelt. Complimentary classes are open to all and benefit Grant Park Conservancy.

Storm the Stadium: Saturday, Sept. 6
Register online and use code FFC10 for a 20% discount at checkout. http://www.stormthestadium.com/
It’s the ultimate in water cooler bragging rights! Chicago’s only open-air and, easily, most challenging stair climb: close to triple the number of stairs in the Willis Tower! Survivors from the hit CBS Television reality series captain teams to the finish line. Blaring music spurs on climbers, Rocky-style. Charity Partner Program benefits Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metropolitan Chicago, and Special Olympics. Pictures with “Survivors” and autograph signing following the event.

Oak Park Fit Fest: Saturday, Sept. 6, 9 am – 3 pm
Fitness Formula Clubs and Downtown Oak Park invite you enjoy a full day of fun fitness activities and healthy living ideas for the whole family! There’s something for everyone, including a live DJ, activities for the kids, fitness classes, representation from health care providers, healthy food options and more! Located in the Colt lot across from the club. Contact Jeff Long at jlong@ffc.com with questions or for more information.

Big Shoulders Open Water Swim Classic: Saturday, Sept. 6
Come and cheer on your fellow swimmers as they battle wind and waves at Ohio Street Beach at one of the US’ greatest open-water races! Fitness Formula Clubs and TriMonster are sponsoring the sold-out race, which starts at 8 am, so stop by the tent to say “hi!”

IronMan Wisconsin: Sunday, Sept. 7
Are you taking on the monster of all endurance events – a full Ironman? Good! For! You! Sign up for theIronMan newsletter, select “IronMonsters” as your TriClub via http://ironman.com/triathlon/subscribe and you will be automatically added to the FFC IronMonster triathlon training club team roster! Enjoy perks like a team tent, team dinners, photo opps and more! For more information visit http://ffc.com/ironmonster or contact endurance@ffc.com.

TriRock Lake Geneva: Saturday, Sept. 13
If you haven’t already signed up, enter code FFCTRIROCK for $15 off all entries! Then join FFC’s TriMonster team on race day for VIP perks! RSVP here (click continue at the bottom of the first page). Or join FFC’s TriMonster triathlon training team so you never have to train alone!

FabFest: Sunday, Sept. 14
We are so excited to celebrate the 5th anniversary of FabFest, the ultimatehealth and wellness experience on September 14, 2014, at the Westin River North from 10am-3pm. This action packed day offers one-of-a-kind workouts from Chicago’s top studios including FFC, Shred415, Dailey Method, Flybarre, The Barre Code, just to name a few.  World renown yoga instructor, Kathryn Budig, will be part of this year’s fitness lineup! In addition to the high end fitness sessions, FabFest also offers pampering beauty and wellness treatments, as well as empowering breast and ovarian health education. Women across Chicagoland embrace this day to try out the greatest new workouts, get a little pampering, empower themselves and inspire the women they love. Critical to the success of the event, FabFest participants also raise funds to fuel Bright Pink’s life-saving mission. Help support the FFC Team by donating here!

Cubs vs. Dodgers: Sunday, Sept. 21, 1:20 pm
Join us for Fitness Formula Day at Wrigley! The Chicago Cubs and Fitness Formula Clubs have partnered to offer our members specially priced tickets, in celebration of Fitness Formula Clubs’ 30th anniversary!

Field Box OF – $49
Upper Deck Box IF – $46
Upper Deck Box OF – $34
Terrace Reserved IF – $26
Terrace Reserved OF – $20
Upper Deck Reserved IF – $14
Upper Deck Reserved OF – $13
Budweiser Bleachers – $28

Tickets will be available for purchase online two weeks prior to game day at www.cubs.com/fitnessformula.

White Sox vs.Royals: Thursday, Sept. 25, 7:10 pm
The Chicago White Sox and Fitness Formula Clubs have partnered to offer our members specially priced tickets, up to $15 off, in celebration of Fitness Formula Clubs’ 30th anniversary!

Lower Box seats – $25 (Normally $40)
Outfield Reserved seats – $12 (Normally $22)
Bleachers – $10 (Normally $20)
Upper Box – $10 (Normally $15)

In addition to specially priced tickets, we invite all members to take part in a pre-game parade* prior to the game! Come out and take a lap on the field around the warning track and enjoy a night of baseball with your friends!

*Parade passes are limited to the first 1,800 tickets purchased. Please make sure to add the parade passes to your order on the confirmation page after you select your seats. You must be at Gate 1 at 6:15 pm with your parade passes to participate in the parade. Orders will NOT be redeemed at the U.S. Cellular Field ticket windows or the White Sox administrative offices. Click here to order tickets.

October

Get a Leg Up in the Park: First and third Sunday, second and fourth Monday, August – October
Get your fitness on with art and fresh air in South Loop’s Grant Park, located on the northeast corner of State and Roosevelt. Complimentary classes are open to all and benefit Grant Park Conservancy.

Chicago Marathon: Sunday, Oct. 12
Did you get a spot in one of the country’s most sought-after races? Congratulations! Stop by FFC’s TriMonster team on race day for VIP perks! RSVP here (click continue at the bottom of the page). Or join FFC’s TriMonster training team so you never have to run alone!