DPR Opens 2018 Spring Fitness Programs


The Palisades Recreation Center is recognized as a historic landmark. (Brady Holt/The Current/May 2016)

Registration for the D.C. Department of Parks and Recreation’s 2018 Spring Fitness Programs began at 9 a.m. on Feb. 23.

D.C. residents can enroll in sports including baseball and soccer for kids, and flag football and tennis for youth and adults. There are popular exercise classes like weight training, yoga and Zumba. Included are “senior strength,” “walk fit” and more active programs for seniors.

The full listing of spring fitness programs is available online, but an account must be created for each participant to register for a program. Users are encouraged to set up an account prior to the registration date.

Registration must be completed online. Credit cards will not be accepted at DPR sites. All aquatics and non-fitness programs open for registration March 1.