Frequently Asked 24/7 Questions


Where will it be located?

Our 24/7 Fitness Center will be located in our former Community Room/Fitness Studio.

What equipment will be in that area?

We will have treadmills, arc trainers, dumbbells, and Cybex weight machines along with other equipment like yoga mats, medicine balls, jump ropes, exercise bands, etc.

What are the hours of operation?

This Fitness Center will truly be 24/7—meaning it is not just for those who work out at night! It will be also be open during the day as an alternative to working out upstairs.

Will it be staffed?

No, the Fitness Center will not be staffed overnight. For safety, there will be a landline phone to call for emergencies and an AED machine and First Aid Kit. There will also be security cameras installed to allow remote monitoring of that area.

How will I enter the Fitness Center?

During regular business hours, members will still access the facility by checking in at the front desk. After regular business hours, members will scan their own membership card to unlock a separate outside entrance door into the 24/7 Fitness area. It is located on the North side of the building next to the Shipping and Receiving (East of the main entrance. You must use your own membership card and no one else’s (not even other family member’s cards).

How will you know if I let my friend in?

All members will need to scan membership cards individually to gain access to the 24/7 Fitness area and will be held to the Honor Code. YMCA staff will check usage and camera footage daily to identify anyone letting non-members in.

How much is it to have 24/7 access?

Nothing extra! This is a free Dow Bay Area Family YMCA member benefit!

Can I purchase a 24/7 only membership?

No. The 24/7 Fitness Center is another added value to the current membership.

Where will my favorite classes that are held in the community room and fitness
studio be when it turns into a 24/7 Fitness Center?

We have teams of people working to make sure our classes are being offered at the same great quality. We are currently renovating part of our Lower Level to become a 1,100 sq. ft group exercise space. This will open soon!

Can guests or visiting YMCA members use the 24/7 Fitness Center after hours?

No. This is a Dow Bay Area Family YMCA member benefit only.

Can any member use the 24/7 Fitness area?

You must be a Dow Bay Area Family YMCA member who is18 years or older to access this area during or after regular business hours.

Can I bring my child with me into the Fitness area?

No. During normal business hours and after hours, the 24/7 Fitness area will be insured only for those members who are 18 years or older.

Will towel service be available after regular business hours?

No. The towel tracker machine is located in our main hallway and not be
accessible after regular business hours.

Will locker rooms be available?

No. We will have storage options in the 24/7 area for coats, shoes, bags,
etc. There will be a larger ADA accessible restroom and a second restroom
available to change in, if needed.

Will regular business hours change?

No. Our regular business hours are the following: Monday through Thursday – 5a-9:30p; Friday – 5a-9p; Saturday – 7a-7p; and Sunday – 9a-5p.

As a current member, what must I do to have access to the 24/7 Fitness area?

There will be a few requirements that you will need to follow in order to have access. They are the following:

See the Member Service Desk for your photo and member card. You may also sign the waiver in person at the Member Service Desk.