Sports and Wellness Shadow Program

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Sports and Wellness Shadow Program

Interested in sports, programs, camps, being outside, having an active lifestyle? Well the City of Chesterfield, Sports and Wellness division is hosting a Shadow Program this Spring and Fall for high school and college students to have a hands-on experience on what the Parks and Recreation/Sports field looks like!

This program is free and for anyone in high school, as well as college students. 

For the training day you select, you will arrive at the Parks Administration Building and you will have an intro meeting with some of the Parks, Recreation, and Arts - Sports and Wellness division staff! After going over some of the behind-the-scenes - job responsibilities, you will get a hands-on tour on the operation of a large outdoor sports facility, the Chesterfield Valley Athletic Complex! Lunch will be provided.

Sports and Wellness Shadow Program Day

Requirements: High School Student, or College Student- with major or minor in Parks and Recreation Administration, Sports Management, or another related field.

Dates: (Choose one)

Session Two - August 27

Session Three - September 10


Timing: 10am – 2pm


Chesterfield Valley Athletic Complex –

Chesterfield Parks, Recreation, and Arts Administration Building

17891 North Outer 40 Road

Chesterfield, MO 63005

Submit application online HERE or email paper application to


*Registration deadline for each session is two days prior to date. Session one cut-off date: 4/14. Session two cut-off date: 8/25. Session three cut-off date: 9/8.
**(Or until the sessions fill up)