Firecracker 5K

Let freedom ring! Help PPRD kick off the July 4th celebration with a run!

July 4
Four Oaks Golf Course, 910 Memorial Drive

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Little Balkans Day 5K

Make a past getaway and celebrate Little Balkans Days!

September 1
Kelly Concession Stand In The Don Gutteridge Sports Complex, 400 W. McNally Drive  

5K will be held following the completion of the Kid’s Fun Run starting at 6:30pm. Check in will be held from 6:00pm – 6:30pm.

The first 50 5K runners registered for the event will receive a FREE t-shirt! Registration is now open!

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Lazy River Challenge

Lazy Rivers aren’t just for floating and pina coladas…

This class is anything but lazy!

Participants will enjoy strength exercises as you walk or jog through the resistance of the current in the lazy river! A great lower body and cardio workout! Water shoes recommended.

Session (Mon. – Thurs.)Fee
June 12 – 29$23
July 10 – 27$23
August 10 – 31$16

10:15 a.m. – 10:55 a.m. OR
11:00 a.m. – 11:40 a.m. OR
7:15 p.m. – 7:55 p.m.

Pittsburg Aquatic Center
708 W. 9th St.

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Tai Chi

Practice Balance, Find Serenity!

Reduce stress levels through the gentle practice of Yang-Style Tai Chi! Tai Chi is an ancient Chinese martial art form, consisting of slow relaxed movements for total self-development. Body, Mind & Spirit. 

Low Impact, Beginner Class, All Ages & Fitness Levels.

A new session begins each month!

Morning Session10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.Chen Sollner$20/session
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Water Aerobics

Bored with your workout routine inside the same ol’ facility? Water aerobics is an exciting and fun way to workout and have fun! Water aerobics provides resistance and is low-impact on joints! Don’t wait to register and be sure to bring a friend!

Session (M,W,F)Fee
June 2 – 30$23
July 5 – 31$23
August 2 – 11$16

9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Pittsburg Aquatic Center
708 W. 9th St.

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Gentle Yoga practices classic Yoga postures and stretches at a slower pace to allow beginners or those with injuries or other physical limitations to enjoy the benefits of Yoga without strain. Emphasis is on gentle stretching, toning, breath control and relaxation. This class is appropriate for people of all levels of physical health and ability. Don’t forget your Yoga/exercise mat! 

A new session begins each month!

Evening Sessions8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.Anna Sweaney$30/session
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Party Yourself Into Shape…In The Morning OR Evening!

The Latin inspired, easy to follow, calorie burning dance fitness class that’s all the rave! Perfect class for all abilities and fitness levels. Feel the music and let loose!

A new session begins each month!

Morning Session5:45 a.m. – 6:30 a.m.MJ Harper$12/session
Evening Session5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.Elizabeth Conrad$12/session

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Zombie Survival 5K

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The City of Pittsburg does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability in its programs or activities.

Contact Information

Parks & Recreation
710 W. 9th St.
Pittsburg, KS 66762
Phone: (620) 231-8310 Fax: (620) 230-5636

Hours of Operation:

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Inclement Weather Hotline
(620) 232-PARK
(620) 232-7275