Hot Ground Gym

Strengthening The Future

Northbrook, Illinois Kids Development

  1. Why People Love Us A Kids’ Birthday Party Place

      In our blogs, we’ve talked about the many reasons that kids and parents alike love our birthday party place. Sometimes we talk about the best reasons that a parent should have their kid’s birthday party with us and the ways we make like easier on adults. Other times we’ve discussed the way our parties can strengthen friendships. Still other times we’ve noted how our American Ninja Warr…Read More

  2. How Our Kids Party Place Can Make Things a Little Easier On You

    Could you use a little help with your kid’s birthday party? We’re parents too, and we know that finding a kids’ birthday party place and gathering up everything you need and finding the right invitations and picking a theme and...well, you get the picture; it’s insane! So, with so much to do, how can a kids’ party place like Hot Ground make ourselves stand out? Well, beyond simply giving…Read More

  3. How Our Birthday Party Place Addresses The Problems of Other Venues

    We’re sure you’ve been to your share of kids birthday parties. You’ve probably planned your share of them, and you’ve certainly taken your child to a number of others over the years. Some have been at some pretty cool birthday party places, others have been at locations that are, for lack of a better word, lame. What makes the worst kids’ birthday party places so bad? Let’s take a look…Read More

  4. Top 3 Reasons Parents Love Our Birthday Party Place for Kids

    If you’re the parent of the birthday party girl or boy, there are many reasons you’ll want to make use of our birthday party place in Northbrook. After all, the kids will love it and you’ve got no clean up to take care of after the party. We’ll take care of it! But what about the other parents? Why are they going to appreciate you having your kid’s birthday party at our indoor obstacle …Read More

  5. What People Are Saying About Hot Ground Gym As A Birthday Party Place

    We’ve written dozens of blogs about our kids' fitness programs, obstacle courses, and summer camps here in Northbrook. In a few blogs we’ve taken time to focus on our Hot Ground as a kids’ birthday party place. But so far we haven’t stepped back and let our clients tell you why having your event here at our kids' gym makes such a great bids birthday party idea. Let’s take a look at what…Read More

  6. Why American Ninja Warrior-style Obstacles Works So Well

    When you take one look at our kids' gym in Northbrook, there’s no doubt that we’ve taken some inspiration in our obstacles from the television show American Ninja Warrior. Why do we have such an interest in this show? Here are three good reasons. It Works Out The Entire Body Many sport are great for the legs and heart. Sports like basketball, football, and baseball all keep kids running and p…Read More

  7. School Is Back In Session! Have Your Kids Join Our After School Activities

    At Hot Ground Gym, we know how important school is. But we also know that kids don’t get enough exercise during the day and that recess is becoming less and less of a priority in most school systems. That’s why the Junior Boot after school activities are such an important part of a school day. Why? Exercise Like we said, kids just aren’t getting enough exercise in school. Gym classes have b…Read More

  8. Let’s Talk About “Role and a Goal” At Our Junior Boots After School Program

    The Junior Boots program at our kid's gym involves boys and girls from kindergarten through 8th grade, broken down into three separate age groups: K-2, 3-5, and 6-8. We’ve worked hard to create an after school program that makes our children’s activities in Northbrook as fun as possible for kids of all ages. One thing that doesn’t change much, though, is the idea of a “roll and a goal.…Read More

  9. What Makes Obstacle Courses Such a Fun Kids Activity in Northbrook?

    Whether they’re enjoying our mobile Go Obstacle challenges or our Junior Boots™ fitness program, kids will love the obstacle courses provided by Hot Ground Gym. At first the idea of an obstacle course might seem counter-intuitive; humans love to take the path of least resistance, and choosing to put obstacles in the way of kids would seem like something they’d hate. Instead, they love it! O…Read More

  10. 3 Top Skills That Aren’t Taught at Most Kids Summer Day Camps

      Most day camps have no problem distracting kids for a few hours each day. But that’s all they’re doing, filling a kid’s time until the parent picks them up. But the fact is, those kids aren’t really learning anything while they’re at summer camp. That’s where the Hot Ground Gym 2016 Leadership Summer Camp comes in. We don’t want to just entertain the kids; we want them to leave ha…Read More

Don't Take Our Word For It, Our Satisfied Clients Say It All

Check out the testimonials from our happy customers below


I would absolutely recommend this place for birthday parties

We just had my son's 8th birthday party at Hot Ground and they did a terrific job!  It's no easy feat to whip 15 high energy little boys into shape and Paul and Joe did so, while still mana…Read More

Amy V.

You’re Doing Great Things For So Many Kids’ Lives

Our three boys cannot get enough of Hot Ground Gym!  They ABSOLUTELY love it there. The instructors are fantastic!!! They are friendly but firm, consistent weekly, focusing on strength, ind…Read More

Hillary M.

Highly Recommend to All Parents

I can't say enough good things about how great this place is. The owner and people that run Hot Ground Gym obviously love what they do and do it well. We had my son's 9th birthday party here…Read More

Shayna P.

Strengthening The Future

New Age Concept Educating our Youth

Take on obstacles you have never seen before, challenge your mind, and push yourself to your limit by racing through a course packed with fun. Who will be the best? Make your party a competition or work together to get through obstacles, either way it is a test of your abilities! Our skilled instructors and creative design will keep all your guests engaged in your party, and they’ll be sure to remember it for years to come.

These are not regular camps, our camps' activities help today's generation reconnect with the outdoors and become more responsible, self-confident and self-reliant. It is a blend of growth with adventure and fun.

Junior Boots is more than just an after-school activity. Hot Ground Gym has designed Junior Boots to be a comprehensive fitness and education program that implements five pilars. Fitness, Leadership, Critical thinking, Teamwork, and Discipline.