The weight room at Halas Hall grew by 2,000 square feet as part of expanding and renovating the Chicago Bears’ practice facility. (Courtesy HOK)
Bears' $100 million practice facility upgrade adds a state-of-the-art football operations building
HOK plans to showcase the expansion of Halas Hall in Lake Forest, Ill., the architect’s first NFL practice facility project, to other teams in need of upgrading their facilities, said Nate Appleman, principal-in-charge and director of its sports practice...
Don Muret has been a reporter for 35 years, including 25 years in trade journalism at SportsBusiness Journal and the old Amusement Business magazine before joining VenuesNow in December 2017. Previously, he worked 10 years as a sports writer for multiple daily and weekly newspapers. The Cedar Rapids, Iowa native has a journalism degree from Drake University and attended graduate school at the University of Iowa. He’s a diehard Chicago Cubs fan and loves live music. Muret lives in Charlotte with his wife, Dana, and their two teenage daughters, Madeline and Carolyn.
Don can be reached at (704) 877-7399 or firstname.lastname@example.org