Athletic Leagues

FRA badged employees and users/affiliates may participate in the FRA Recreations Program. Participants must be 18 years or older. Authorized Guests, subcontractors and members of the public are not allowed to participate in the FRA Recreations Program.

All open gym leagues that play in the gym require a completed Recreation Waiver in Workday and a current Gym Membership. Recreation Waiver Instructions

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Open Gym Badminton is held at the following times at the Fermilab Fitness Center Gymnasium.

Tuesdays: 5:30-7:30pm
Wednesdays: 5-7pm
Fridays: 5:30-7:30pm

For more information contact Wanwei Wu

Open Gym Basketball is held at the following times at the Fermilab Fitness Center Gymnasium. For more information contact  Mike Stiemann

Tuesdays: 3:30-5:30pm
Thursdays: 6-8pm
Friday: 3:30-5:30pm

Pickleball is a slower and smaller court version of tennis. Beginner paddles will be provided. Pickleball is ideal for those who don’t move as fast as they used to but want to get some exercise and have fun at the same time. For more information contact Carl Penson or call x3712.

Mondays: 4:30-6pm
Tuesdays: 12-1pm

The Outdoor Soccer League is held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6pm till dark at the Village Soccer Field beginning May – October. All levels are welcome. League is open to all adult Fermilab employees, visitors, interns and contractors. For more information contact Grigory Eremeev.

Come join Fermilab’s summer COED 14 inch (low-velocity ball) softball league, new teams forming now. This is for men and women. All are welcome. Not on a team, we can put you on one. Games are played in the village on Wednesday or Thursday nights at 5:30 p.m. Season starts in May. Season is 15 games plus double elimination playoffs. All teams are eligible for playoffs. This is not your typical park district league, there is no experience required and there is no cost to join the league. The only requirement is to have some fun, get a little exercise, and enjoy the outdoors. For more information contact Chris Greer  or call x4847.

Ultimate Frisbee Open Play at the soccer field in the Village on Wednesdays 5:30-6:30pm. For more information. Subscribe to the Ultimate Frisbee Listserv for updates and reminders. For more information contact Becky Thompson



Jeanne Ecker, Recreation Supervisor

(630) 840-2548


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New in 2023: Fitness Classes are now included in Gym Membership. There is no additional cost to participate in a class. If you are interested in participating virtually, please email Jeanne Ecker for Zoom link.

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