Sports in Bloomingdale

18-Hole Round of Golf for One, Two, or Four Including Cart and Range Balls (Up to 50% Off)

Blackhawk Trace Golf Club

Indian Lakes Resort

27-hole complex has played host to mini-tour events and qualifiers; course challenges golfers with an island green and a 615-yard par-5

$99 $54

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One or Two Months of Classes at Bruce H. Lee Martial Arts School (Up to 80% Off)

Bruce H. Lee Martial Arts School

Glendale Heights

Both options include uniform; owner is eighth-degree black belt in hapkido and tae kwon do and sixth-degree black belt in judo and jujitsu

$150 $32

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Four Private or Group Swim Lessons at British Swim School (Up to 52% Off)

British Swim School

Multiple Locations

Kids ages 3 months and older explore swimming and water safety under the careful supervision of trained teachers

$181 $90

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$94 for $209 Worth of Martial-Arts Lessons — Chang Brothers Taekwondo Academy

Chang Brothers Taekwondo Academy

Hanover Park

From the merchant: Taekwondo students learn confidence, discipline, and anti-bullying in a safe environment with encouraging instructors.

$209 $94

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$11 for $20 Worth of Driving-Range Balls at Green Valley Golf Range

Green Valley Golf Range

Bloomingdale

Year-round driving range features 80 large stalls, 20 of which are covered and heated for winter practice sessions

$20 $11

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One or Two Months of Youth Boxing and Jiu Jitsu Classes at Total Performance Factory (Up to 67% Off)

Total Performance Factory

Hanover Park

Energetic, knowledgeable trainers teach newcomers the engaging, slimming, and strengthening techniques of boxing

$85 $29

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10 or 20 Martial-Art or Self-Defense Classes at Saviano's White Tiger Kenpo (Up to 77% Off)

Saviano's White Tiger Kenpo

Addison

Instructor with 30-years’ experience teaches disciple as students focus on the physically demanding study of the art of self defense

$150 $39

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$59 for One Month of Unlimited Boxing or Kickboxing Classes with Hand Wraps at TITLE Boxing Club ($183 Value)

TITLE Boxing Club

Multiple Locations

Master proper form for jabs, crosses, and hooks—the boxer’s basic punches—before toning up with an intense core workout

$183 $59

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Five or Ten Brazilian Jiujitsu Classes at LCCT Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (Up to 71% Off)

LCCT Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

Schaumburg

Three-time IBJJF world champion Luiz Claudio and his team instruct students of all levels in the art of Rickson Gracie Jiujitsu

$100 $35

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Four or Six Weeks of Classes for Kids at Gracie Barra Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (Up to 70% Off)

Gracie Barra Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Schaumburg

Schaumburg

Instructors put an emphasis on anti-bullying and self-defense in jiu-jitsu classes

$184 $59

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Skiing and Snowboarding at Villa Olivia (Up to 50% Off). Five Options Available.

Villa Olivia

Bartlett

Ski or snowboard down seven runs; slopes feature a quad chair lift and six rope tows, plus a ski cafe with snacks, warm drinks, and beer

$39 $22

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Simulation Session for Two or Four at Golfer's Edge (Up to 66% Off). Four Options Available.

Golfer's Edge

Lombard

Simulator displays a realistic golf course for both practice and stroke play

$40 $19

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$74 for $135 Groupon — Sensei Steve's Karate Center

Sensei Steve's Karate Center

Villa Park

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

$135 $74

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$6 for $10 Worth of Sports Camp — NZone Sports

Nzone Sports

Elmhurst

From the merchant: This deal is good for one NZone Junior training session at our new indoor gym in Elmhurst, opening November 10th.

$10 $6

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$34 for $57 Worth of Gymnastics — Rise Up Academy

Rise Up Academy

Arlington Heights

Come take a month's worth of gymnastics, tumbling, and trampoline or dance classes. See the website for class descriptions.

$57 $34

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One or Three Months of Martial Arts Classes with Uniform at Eagle Academy of Martial Arts (Up to 75% Off)

Eagle Academy Of Martial Arts

Warrenville

Get fit and gain confidence while mastering traditional martial arts and practical self-defense in a family-friendly atmosphere

$492 $149

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Lift Ticket with Optional Ski or Snowboard Rental or Lesson at Four Lakes Snowsports (Up to 47% Off)

Four Lakes Snowsports

Lisle

Lift tickets will get skiers or snowboarders to the mountaintop, where they can zoom right back down or take a one-hour private lesson

$28 $16

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$45 for $100 Toward One Month of Boxing and a Nutrition Consultation at BANG Boxing & Fitness

BANG Boxing & Fitness

Lisle

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

$100 $45

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$285 for Three 30-Minute Private Golf Lessons at Michael Camastro Golf Academy (Up to $285 Value)

Michael Camastro Golf Academy

Multiple Locations

PGA teaching pro and his staff of aces groom untidy swings in private lessons with video swing analysis

$285 $70

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One, Three, or Six Sessions of Hitter's Development Camp at Illinois Performance Volleyball (Up to 61% Off)

Illinois Performance Volleyball

Lisle

90-minute sessions focus on fundamentals including strength and balance as well as volleyball skills such as combination attacks

$25 $10

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18-Hole Round of Golf and Cart Rental for Two or Four at Old Orchard Country Club (50% Off)

Old Orchard Country Club

Mount Prospect

Water hazards frame narrow fairways and even bisect certain holes on this 6,119-yard course

$156 $78

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Fitness Challenge or One or Two Months of Martial Arts Classes at True Balance Karate Institute (Up to 77% Off)

True Balance Karate Institute

Downers Grove

Owners with third-degree black belts oversee a karate school that imparts discipline and balance along with mental and physical strength

$150 $49

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10 or 20 Kung Fu or Tai Chi Classes at Shaolin Kung Fu Center (Up to 85% Off)

Shaolin Kung Fu Center

Downers Grove

Tai Chi and Kung Fu classes for kids, teens, and adults for students from all backgrounds

$200 $39

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Indoor Golf Lessons from Kyle Rich Golf Academy at Bogies Indoor Golf Club (Up to 61% Off). Three Options.

Kyle Rich Golf Academy at Bogies Indoor Golf Club

Downers Grove

PGA-certified instructors impart golf wisdom during private lessons using video swing analysis and the latest in golf-instruction technology

$90 $39

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One or Three Months of Unlimited Tae Kwon Do Classes with Uniform at Blackhawk Tae Kwon Do (Up to 76% Off)

Blackhawk Tae Kwon Do

South Elgin

Experienced instructors teach students the Korean martial art of tae kwon do, focusing on self-defense, fitness, and self-confidence

$200 $49

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5 or 10 Krav Maga Classes or One Month of Unlimited Training at MBD Martial Arts Academy (Up to 64% Off)

MBD Martial Arts Academy

Des Plaines

Class aims to teach disciple and self-esteem as students focus on the physically demadning study of self-defense

$100 $39

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$29 for $115 Worth of Martial-Arts Lessons — Des Plaines Martial Arts

Des Plaines Martial Arts

Des Plaines

From the merchant: Get fit and learn self-defense with our Taekwondo curriculum!

$115 $29

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One Month of Classes or 10 Classes at Chicago Unified Mixed Martial Arts Training Academy (Up to 81% Off)

Chicago Unified Mixed Martial Arts training Academy

Southwest Elgin

Kickboxing and muay thai classes both employ punching and kicking techniques while teaching students discipline and fitness

$150 $29

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Three or Five Indoor Rowing Classes at Row America ($45 Value)

Row America

St. Charles

Students build muscle, burn calories, and learn proper rowing techniques during indoor classes

$45 $23

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League Season Membership Packages for One or Two at iCompete Tennis (Up to 55% Off)

iCompete Tennis

Western Suburbs

Junior players hone their match play with season-long memberships in an active tennis league

$80 $39

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1 or 2 Months of Martial Arts Classes with Uniform at American Martial Arts Academy - Naperville (Up to 77% Off)

American Martial Arts Academy - Naperville

Naperville

Students of all ages hone self-defense skills & develop confidence, respect, and discipline under award-winning Master Jae Hyeon Jeon

$216 $49

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One or Two Months of Unlimited Martial-Arts Classes with Uniform (86% Off)

Illinois Shaolin Kung Fu

Naperville

Instructor with 15 years’ experience helps students develop disciple while studying the physically demanding art of self-defense

$270 $39

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Adult or Junior Tennis Packages at The Naperville Tennis Club (Up to 67% Off). Three Options Available.

The Naperville Tennis Club

Fontenaix

Adult or junior tennis players build their skills in lessons; adults try doubles or singles league or membership privileges

$90.68 $30

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10 Martial-Arts Classes or One Month of Unlimited Classes at United Martial Arts (Up to 60% Off)

United Martial Arts

Qigong - Naperville

Improve flexibility and strength while building discipline and self-confidence under the tutelage of a 9th degree blackbelt Grandmaster

$125 $50

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One Month of Tae Kwon Do Training with Uniform for One or Two at World Champion Taekwondo (75% Off)

World Champion Taekwondo

Multiple Locations

Sixth-degree black belt and former Olympic coach helps students build strength, flexibility, discipline, confidence, and self-defense skills

$199 $49

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One-Month Martial Arts Gym Membership at Team Hansen Training (Up to 58% Off)

Team Hansen Training

Hawthorne Square

Trainer Justin gets clients in fighting shape with a combination of group martial arts classes and one-on-one fitness sessions

$70 $35

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$58 for $130 Worth of Services at World Martial Arts Academy USA Inc.

World Martial Arts Academy Usa Inc.

Geneva

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

$130 $58

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One or Three Months of Martial-Arts Classes at Tigers Family Martial Arts (Up to 61% Off)

Tigers Family Martial Arts

Geneva

Martial-arts students build self-defense skills, discipline, and focus

$129 $59

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10 Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Classes at Olympus Fitness & Jiu-Jitsu (64% Off)

Olympus Fitness & Jiu-jitsu

Geneva

From the merchant: Advanced Instructors teach all levels to master sweeps, submissions, and takedowns using leverage over strength

$200 $72

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18-Hole Round of Golf with Carts for Two or Four at Bliss Creek Golf Club (Up to 54% Off)

Bliss Creek Golf Club

Sugar Grove

Tree-lined fairways and greens surrounded by water and bunkers test the skills of golfers on 5,436 yd., par 69 course

$86 $40

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Classes for Adults or Children at Team United Martial Arts Academy (Up to 56% Off). Five Options Available

Team United Martial Arts Academy

Willow Springs

Taekwondo and fitness training build discipline as well as strength and flexibility

$90 $45

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One Month of Unlimited Martial-Arts Classes for Kids or Adults at The Defense Training Institute (53% Off)

The Defense Training Institute

Batavia

Martial-arts classes for adults or kids focus on self-defense and fighting your way out of dangerous situations

$75 $35

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Two Weeks of Unlimited Boxing and Kickboxing or Month of Unlimited Boxing at Big Time Boxing Fitness (76% Off)

Big Time Boxing Fitness

Carpentersville

Boxing and Kickboxing classes pit gym-goers against swinging heavy bags as they punch and kick their way toward lean, toned physiques

$59 $14

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$63 for $139 Worth of Martial-Arts Lessons — Buffalo Grove Martial Arts

Buffalo Grove Martial Arts

Buffalo Grove

From the merchant: Month of unlimited training in any one course, including karate, fitness kickboxing, krav maga, or jiu-jitsu

$139 $63

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$99 for $198 Worth of Services at Premier Fitness

Premier Fitness

Wheeling

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

$198 $99

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12 or 24 Tae Kwon Do Classes with Uniform at Shim's Martial Arts Training Center (Up to 70% Off)

Shim's Martial Arts Training Center

Niles

Certified masters lead students of all ages and abilities in modern and traditional martial arts techniques

$130 $49

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One Month of Unlimited Group Fitness Classes at Enhance Fitness Studio (Up to 81% Off). Two Options Available.

Enhance Fitness Studio

Countryside

Varied high-intensity workouts help firm abs and burn fat; learn how to kickbox with personal lessons

$200 $39

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One Beginner, Intermediate, or Advanced Bike-Repair Class at The Bicycle Guild (50% Off)

The Bicycle Guild

Oak Park

No prereqs are necessary for any level of repair classes, which prepare cyclists for all manner of potential on-road and maintanence issues

$80 $40

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Six Weeks or One Month of Unlimited Martial Arts Classes at Degerberg Academy of Martial Arts (Up to 67% Off)

Degerberg Academy of Martial Arts

Multiple Locations

Adult MMA, kids karate, Brazilian jiu-jitsu, Muay Thai kickboxing, and extreme fitness classes offered at studio

$208 $69

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One or Three Private Baseball Lessons and Two Weeks of Training at Bounce Sports (Up to 65% Off)

Bounce Sports

Berwyn

Baseball players hone their skills during one-hour private lessons with experienced instructors

$299 $109

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Two Weeks or One Month of Unlimited Boxing or Kickboxing Classes at Title Boxing Club (Up to 73% Off)

Title Boxing Club

Lake Zurich

Beginners and advanced students alike can increase their fitness and abilities during classes focused on heavy-bag drills and conditioning

$59 $16

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$18 for Six Visits to Glenview Park District's Splash Landings Indoor Aquatic Center ($36 Value)

Glenview Park District

Glenview

Indoor water park boasts slides, lap pool, relaxing warm-water therapy pool and spa & zero-depth entry pool for kids with water play feature

$36 $18

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2 Months of Children's Group Swim Lessons For Ages 3 Months and Up or USMS Adult Masters Class (Up to 53% Off)

Lenny Krayzelburg Swim Academy

Bernard Weinger JCC

Swim lessons for kids from aquatic academy founded by four-time Olympic gold medalist or for adults by USMS-certified instructor

$201 $95

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One or Three Golf Fitness Sessions with Nike Golf-Performance Specialist at Chain Reflex Fitness (Up to 78% Off)

Chain Reflex Fitness

Northbrook

Nike-trained golf specialist shows golfers how to swing and otherwise move so they can avoid injuries and always come in under par

$150 $49

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One Month of Group or Private Fencing Lessons at Metro Chicago Fencing Center (Up to $151 Off)

Metro Chicago Fencing Center

Northbrook

Award-winning coach helps students of all ages develop fencing skills in private lessons or intimate group classes with equipment provided

$180 $75

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Round of Golf for Two or Four, Plus Lunch or Dinner at Nest Bar & Grill at Bolingbrook Golf Club (Up to 50% Off)

Bolingbrook Golf Club

Bolingbrook

Play 18 holes on the 7,104 yd. course with a true-island green before enjoying lunch or dinner and drinks at onsite Nest Bar & Grill

$248 $129

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150-Minute Putting and Chipping Clinic for One or Two at Ben Mutz Gold (Up to 88% Off)

Ben Mutz Golf

Bolingbrook

Golf professional calls on more than 25 years of teaching experience to help clients improve chipping, pitching, and putting

$300 $39

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Snowboarding Packages or Skiing at Raging Buffalo (Up to 68% Off). Three Options Available

Raging Buffalo

Raging Buffalo Snowboard Park

Lift ticket for skiers or snowboarders; all day snowboard package for all ages, or 2 hour intro snowboard package for 12 & Under

$45 $22

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$59 for an 18-Hole Round of Golf for Two with Cart at Orchard Valley Golf Course ($138 Value)

Orchard Valley Golf Course

Aurora

One of Chicagoand’s most popular courses includes varied pars and diverse obstacles including wetlands, lakes, and even waterfalls

$138 $59

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$13 for $25 Worth of Sports Camp — House of Speed

House Of Speed

Aurora

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

$25 $13

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Rowing Machine, Scull Rowing, or Both Lessons for Up to Three People at Northshore Fitness Studio (Up to 60% Off)

Northshore Fitness Studio

Multiple Locations

Rowing Machine class works upper-body strength on indoor ergometers; Scull Rowing teaches fundamental moves

$75 $30

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1-Month Practice Membership for 1 or 2 or Junior Practice Membership at Chicago Players Club (Up to 55% Value)

Chicago Players Club

Justice

Lighted, 26-acre complex features driving range and golf academy with grass, mats, heated covered tees, and two short game areas

$100 $50

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$39 for a 30-Minute Comprehensive Lesson and Swing Evaluation at Dynamic Golf Institute ($90 Value)

Dynamic Golf Institute

Dynamic Golf Institute

Instructor analyzes the student’s swing and customizes the lesson to individual needs, abilities, and goals

$90 $39

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One Week or One Month of Brazilian Jujitsu at Chicago Martial Arts - Gracie Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (Up to 73% Off)

Chicago Martial Arts- Gracie Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

Deerfield

Professional instructors teach the grappling and self-defense techniques of Brazilian jujitsu

$40 $15

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One Month of Unlimited Martial-Arts Classes with Uniform for One or Two at T-USA Martial Arts (Up to 70% Off)

T-USA Martial Arts

Multiple Locations

Instructors teach tae kwon do and hapkido martial-art techniques that emphasize discipline and develop fitness

$165 $59

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Kids' Daytime Classes at Flying High Sports & Rec Center (Up to 74% Off). Three Options Available.

Flying High Sports & Rec Center

Multiple Locations

Kids learn gymnastics, cheerleading, dance, or martial arts; tykes 5 and under cavort on inflatables & trampolines during Little Tykes Time

$136 $35

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$50 for $100 One Month of Childrens Martial Arts at Striking Arts Academy

Striking Arts Academy

Wauconda

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

$100 $50

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10 or 20 Kickboxing or Nit-Chi Classes at Gangi Martial Arts & Fitness (Up to 66% Off)

Gangi Martial Arts & Fitness

Wauconda

Nit-chi classes are rooted in the signature Gangi kung fu method, which blends yoga-inspired conditioning with martial-arts combat

$100 $39

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$19 for $35 Worth of Bicycle Rental — Main Street Outfitter

Main Street Outfitter

Wauconda

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

$35 $19

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One Hour of Unlimited Range Balls for One or Two at Highland Park Field House (Up to 54% Off)

Highland Park Field House

Highland Park

52,000 sq. ft. indoor field transforms into an indoor driving range on weekdays

$20 $10

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$49 for One Month of Unlimited Krav Maga Classes at Krav Maga Illinois ($149 Value)

Krav Maga Illinois

Highland Park

Certified instructors teach the self defense and awareness techniques of krav maga, a martial art developed for the Israeli military

$149 $49

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10 or 20 Self-Defense Training Classes or a One-on-One Training Session at Spetsnaz USA (Up to 66% Off)

Spetsnaz USA

Highland Park

Instructor leads crushalo training, a hand-to-hand style of combat used by the Soviet military; classes meet five days a week

$200 $79

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Gymnastics Classes for Toddlers, 2-Year-Olds, 3–4-Year-Olds, or Kindergartners at Gym Spot (Up to 51% Off)

Gym Spot

Mundelein

Students learn stretching, tumbling, balance beam, and bars, as well as life skills such as hand-eye coordination and cooperation

$121 $59

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Two Weeks or One Month of Unlimited Classes at Title Boxing Club (54% Off)

TITLE Boxing Club

Palos Park

Instructors whip bodies into shape with unlimited boxing and kickboxing workouts, such as Power Hour sessions that burn up to 1,000 calories

$35 $16

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One or Two Months of Martial Arts Classes for Ages 14 and Older at Mystic Warrior Martial Arts (Up to 66% Off)

Mystic Warrior Martial Arts

Palos Hills

Teens and adults learn a blend of tae kwon do, hapkido, jujitsu, and kempo karate, among others, that create a system of self-defense

$150 $55

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4, 6, or 10 Bags of Driving-Range Balls at Marengo Ridge Golf Club (50% Off)

Marengo Ridge Golf Club

Marengo

20-stall practice range features target greens at 100, 150, and 200 yards

$30 $15

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Once- or Twice-Weekly Kids' or Parent-and-Tot Swim Lessons at Catch the Wave Swim Club (Up to 59% Off)

Catch the Wave Swim Club

Crystal Lake

Instructors teach water safety, breathing, and stroke techniques to kids of all abilities

$100 $49

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One Month of Martial Arts Classes with Uniform or Birthday Party at AKF Martial Arts Academy (Up to 77% Off)

AKF Martial Arts Academy

Crystal Lake

Students master kyukido, judo, jiujitsu and hapkido during classes; parties are a fun way to introduce kids to martial arts

$125 $29

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Four or Six Weeks of Unlimited Kettlebell or Extreme Cage Fighter Workout Classes at MMA Underground (Up to 74% Off)

MMA Undrground

Crystal Lake

Kettlebell workouts focus on strength training for definition in the upper arms and core; cage fighting builds muscle and increases agility

$100 $29

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At his two gyms in Bloomingdale and Rockford, Elite Defense Systems' chief instructor Matt Numrich leads practical, defense-oriented classes focused on jeet kune do, the hybrid martial art and philosophical system developed in 1965 by Bruce Lee. Jeet kune do focuses on efficiency and personal development, guiding students through a mixture of more than two dozen arts.

Though Elite Defense Systems offers one-on-one training, group lessons for men, women, and children are recommended for their sense of community, their varied sparring partners, and their chances for students to combine into a five-piece battle robot. Including Matt, the gyms have a staff of only three instructors and three assistants, allowing for a closer student-teacher relationship.

215 E Lake St.
Bloomingdale,
Illinois
US

Although there are 26 other greens, one parcel of bentgrass stands out at Hilton Chicago/Indian Lakes Resort’s golf complex. It is a true island green that is approachable only by bridge or conveniently placed hovercraft. This is one of many spectacular course details that populate Blackhawk Trace Golf Club’s three 9-hole courses, each of which comes in at more than 3,400 yards and challenges golfers to a par 36. Renowned golf-course architect Rick Jacobson extensively renovated the links in 2002, and rather than cover blades of grass in mascara and call it a makeover, he decided to transform the 1960s-era bunkers into dramatically sloping sand traps and install four tee options at nearly every hole. Jacobson also switched the greens, tees, and fairways to bentgrass and incorporated fescue grasses to add texture and flavor for grazing golf carts.

Before conquering the courses, players can stretch out swings at the club’s extensive practice facilities, which include 46 all-grass hitting stations, two large putting greens, and practice bunkers. Golfers looking for guidance or a professional friend can employ the talents of onsite PGA instructors for lessons. After a long day of strutting after putts, players can head to the Masters Clubhouse to refuel with sandwiches and flatbreads.

Course at a Glance:

  • Highland/Woodland course: course rating of 73.4, slope rating of 137
  • Island/Highland course: course rating of 72.5, slope rating of 131
  • Island/Woodland course: course rating of 72.5, slope rating of 133

250 W Schick Rd
Bloomingdale,
IL
US

At Comprido Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Academy, larger opponents aren't automatically awarded the upper hand. That's because Brazilian jujitsu (BJJ) levels the playing field by taking physical altercations to the ground. Taught by multiple-time world champion Rodrigo "Comprido" Medeiros, BJJ's grappling techniques work to disable attackers regardless of their size. Children's BJJ classes prepare kids to physically defend themselves from bullies, and promote peaceful resolution first and foremost.

152 Stratford Square Mall Unit # 301
Bloomingdale,
IL
US

Founded by former professional baseball player Chris Beacom, Illinois Baseball Academy trains young ballplayers in the ways of America's pastime. Its expansive Rosemont facility, The Dome, fits two regulation diamonds and five full batting cages into 140,000 square feet, and The Yard in Northfield encompasses batting cages and a pitching tunnel, plus room for fielding. In summer, Illinois Baseball Academy offers summer camps run both independently and in partnership with area park districts.

34 Jennie Finch Way
Rosemont,
IL
US

Slice-prone swings and inconsistent putting strokes meet their demise at Green Valley Golf Range, where guests crush golf balls at an 80-station driving range and sends putts through a tricky mini-golf course. The range boasts towering lights and 20 covered, heated hitting stalls to furnish practice at night, during inclement weather, and through the eternal ice age of the future. The practice facility?which also encompasses a putting green, chipping area, and sand trap?replaces its golf balls every year, ensuring quality equipment for players' enjoyment. The practice facility also houses a virtual golf entertainment experience that allows golfers to play I-tee golf games in which they can compete on courses around the world.

A lighthouse, a pint-sized car, and other old-fashioned obstacles await players at the mini-golf course, a circuit best conquered with laser-like focus attained with the help of Green Valley's complimentary coffee. Clubbers can replenish energy stores zapped after a long day of practice or bench-pressing their driver with a soft-serve ice-cream cone, a slice of Rosati's pizza, or a hot dog, all of which are sold in the Green Valley Ice Cream Shoppe. Adult libations including beer and wine are also available while big-screen TVs broadcast the latest sporting events.

26W101 Lake St.
Hanover Park,
IL
US

Wading through indoor heated pools, the instructors at British Swim School teach independent swimming skills to learners aged 3 months and older, adhering to a curriculum devised by British national swimmer Rita Goldberg. The 30-minute one-on-one sessions and small-group lessons, containing six or fewer swimmers, elucidate essential techniques for water safety and the importance of speaking fluent manatee. Swimboree (ages 3 months?3 years with parents) and Young Minnows sessions (ages 1?3 years without parents) teach wee swimmers basic water-survival skills, such as the back float. Turtle One and Turtle Two classes focus on freestyle, backstroke, and breaststroke maneuvers, honing more structured swimming skills in older kiddos. British Swim School's Shark courses enhance stamina and speed and teach even more demanding strokes, such as the butterfly and little-known mountain-goat flail. Certain British Swim School classes require parents to participate in the water or to supervise from the pool deck, and adults-only lessons allow grown-ups to refine their own abilities without the supervision of a toddler.

7650 Barrington Rd.
Hanover Park,
IL
US

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