Registration open for Brampton’s free Fitness in the Park classes

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Published July 15, 2021 at 5:16 pm

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Registration is now open for Brampton’s Fitness in the Park open air workouts.

The City has reintroduced an extended offering of the free, summer favourite. The program has been expanded to offer residents more options to engage in safe, open air fitness activities during the warmer months in areas where physical distancing is possible for large groups.

Days, locations, and timeslots have been expanded for increased capacity.

Reservations are required to limit entry and manage capacity. Reserve your visit online or by calling 311. Reservations open 3 days in advance to Brampton residents and 2 days in advance to non-residents.

Participants are encouraged to arrive 15 minutes before the program start time in order to check-in and complete an individual warm-up to help avoid injury.

Participants unable to attend their registered timeslot should cancel from their online recreation account. Participants can also email [email protected] or call 311 or the program facility location to cancel the registration more than one hour in advance of the program.

Fitness in the Park is offered to those ages six and over. Refer to each program description for specific age group restrictions.

Participants 10 and under must be accompanied by a parent/guardian who can maintain visual supervision of their participant at all times; if the parent/guardian wishes to participate, they must register into the program. Parents/guardians recommended to be on site for youth ages 11 to 13.

Participants are encouraged to bring a towel, mat, and water. Comfortable workout attire and athletic footwear are recommended.

Here are some of the pandemic-related safety guidelines being followed:

  • In accordance with provincial guidelines, outdoor capacity for the program has been set at 25 participants.
  • Enhanced passive health screening has been implemented for people prior to participating in programming.
  • Hand sanitizer stands are available at the entrance of each field.
  • Visual markers will identify 12×12 workout areas for participants
  • Participants are required to wear a non-medical mask that covers the nose, mouth and chin while signing in, in the staging area, while waiting for class to start and after it ends. Participants are able to remove their mask while exercising, however it is recommend masks be worn at all times. Face coverings (i.e. scarves, bandanas, neck gaiters/warmers etc.) are no longer permitted. Masks with exhalation valves are also no longer permitted.
  • Participants will be asked to provide their name and phone number upon arrival for Peel Public Health contact tracing.

For more information on how to register as well as the programs available, email [email protected], call 311 or visit the program website.

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