Mission Statement

Chicks with Kicks, Inc. exists to inspires ladies of all ages to lead a healthy lifestyle via health, fitness and wellness through socially creative and amusing events. Our members will not only gain the confidence to progress farther in their personal health goals, but gain new meaningful friendships.

About Us

Chicks with Kicks, Inc. was founded in 2009 in Chicago, IL. The organization originated as a walk/run club for women in the Chicagoland area where women used the club as an outlet for personal gains and social means. Chicks with Kicks, Inc. has existed as a program designed to promote health and fitness, as well as serve the needs of its members through social and competitive means through clinics, lectures, events, programs and races. Whether it is through attending local races, volunteering at sponsored events, participating in fun social health and wellness events, or simply finding a network of fellow fitness enthusiasts to maintain motivation, Chicks with Kicks, Inc. has been the trending avenue for many women looking to increase their fitness levels. Chicks with Kicks, Inc. is an affiliate member of the RRCA. Through the RRCA, we are a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization.

Our Trainers

Neecy Roney

Neecy Roney’s passion for health and fitness derived from early childhood through participation in various sports and athletics. She believes that “wisdom is to the mind what health is to the body”. Neecy has founded Chicks with Kicks, Inc. to creatively promote health and wellness and to break the barriers that bars women from exercise. She is also the Founder and Executive Race Director for Divine Nine 5K and Co-Founder of Pittney Sports Productions, LLC. Lover of wine and books, you can find Neecy running along Lake Shore Drive in her hometown across Chicagoland, IL.

B.S. in Kinesiology: Preventive and Rehabilitative Exercise Science - Northern Illinois University
Master’s in Business Administration: Marketing - Roosevelt University

American College of Sports Medicine-Health Fitness Specialist
American Council on Exercise-Personal Trainer
American Sport Education Program-Certified Coach
Road Runners Club of America-Race Director

Running and cycling
Playing basketball, softball, tennis
Teaching fitness classes

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