Be a Sport - Find Fitness in Gilbert
Gilberts Parks and Recreation website offers a plethora of information for city residents, including the Liv Northgate apartment community. With twelve public neighborhood parks, two community parks, five district parks, and several specialty parks including a dog park, the riparian areas, and soccer fields, there are plenty of places to get out and enjoy the outdoors. The site also includes the aquatics program, which will start with swimming lessons and the dive program in March 2016. Adult and youth sport programs are also offered through Parks and Recreation including softball, baseball basketball, and volleyball. Another options for sports, focused on kids, is i9 Sports which offers, youth sports leagues, camps and clinics for boys and girls ages 3-17 in todays most popular sports such as flag football, soccer, basketball, T-Ball and cheerleading. With our focus on fun, safety, convenience and good sportsmanship, i9 Sports is reinventing the youth sports experience for families across the country. An additional resource to find sports programs for kids can be found in the Raising Arizona sports section, which has a comprehensive list of available sports programs. The Chandler/Gilbert YMCA also has a variety of sports programs available for youth and family participation. More information can be found here. Gilbert is a bike friendly town. If riding trails is your favorite kind of fun, this map may be helpful for finding some new places to ride. And a google search brings up a list of bike shops in the area, too. If you would rather hike, the San Tan Mountain Regional Park is just one place you can get your hiking fix it. According to Gilbert Parks and Recreation, It offers over eight miles of trails for hiking, mountain biking and horseback riding. Park trails range in length from 1.1 miles to over 5 miles, and range in difficulty from easy to strenuous. And Gilbert Now provides a list of the most walkable neighborhoods in town, here. Whatever your favorite leisure time activity or sport currently is, wed love to hear about it. Share in the comment section of the Liv Northgate - Gilbert Blog.