Our Fitness Space






  • Appropriate workout attire is required when working out at the YMCA.
  • Shirts and tennis shoes are required in all areas except for the pool.
  • Shirt with offensive/profane messages deemed by the YMCA staff are not allowed.
  • Clothing and/or body art must be covered if it is deemed offensive by the YMCA staff.
  • Pool attire policy is strictly enforced. See Aquatic Policies for details.
  • Open-toed and backless shoes are only permitted in the aquatics areas of the facility.
  • Denim jeans are not allowed while working out for safety purposes.


  • No food is allowed in the strength & cardio, gyms, racquetball courts, or group fitness studios.
  • No chalk is allowed in the strength & cardio.
  • Offensive or profane language is prohibited.
  • No one is allowed to take pictures or videotape without approval from a YMCA staff.
  • Re-rack your weights and return all accessories to their proper locations.
  • Please wipe down equipment after every use.
  • All drinks must be water and kept in a sealed bottle.
  • Please inform staff members of any spills, messes, safety hazards, or broken equipment.
  • Be patient while waiting for a machine and ask to “work in”.
  • Allow others to “work in”.
  • Do not sit on machines to rest.
  • Please do not move the machines.
  • Abuse or misuse of equipment will not be tolerated.
  • Avoid banging weights and dropping dumbbells.
  • Minimum age requirements for fitness areas must be followed and will be enforced.
  • Free fitness orientations are given to members that want to learn how to use the equipment.
  • Please use headphones while listening to personal music.
  • The use of the strength & cardio center may be restricted at certain times. (please see the YMCA schedule)
  • All members are expected to abide by the decisions of the YMCA staff.
  • Racquetball court reservations are recommended.
  • To reserve a court please call the Welcome Center at 541.926.4488.
  • Racquets and balls can be borrowed for game use from the YMCA Welcome Center.
  • Please check the gym schedule to ensure that courts are available for use.
  • Be respectful of programs and group activities scheduled in the gym.


  • All members are encouraged to use the locker rooms.
  • Lockers are for day-use only, unless renting a locker from the Welcome Center.
  • Members have the option to purchase locker rentals at the Welcome Center for continued use.
  • Members using lockers for daily use are encouraged to bring their own locks, and are required to remove locks when leaving the property.
  • We hold random locker audits. Any belongings left in unrented lockers after hours will be removed from the locker and put into lost and found, regardless of a lock present.
  • We are not responsible for replacing locks cut off of unrented lockers after hours.
  • The Welcome Center may have locks for sale for your convenience.
  • No personal belongings will be held behind the Welcome Center.
  • All valuables are the responsibility of the person owning them.
  • The YMCA cannot and does not assume the responsibility for lost or stolen items.
  • Please do not leave valuable items unattended.
  • Member’s coats, bags, and purses are not allowed in the strength & cardio center; please use the day-use lockers in the hallway.
  • If personal items are left on YMCA property, they will be donated to a worthy cause after a few weeks of going unclaimed.
  • Absolutely no taking pictures or videos in the locker rooms.
  • Children over the age of 4 years old may not use the opposite gender’s locker room. We encourage you to utilize our individual changing locker rooms.
  • Please be courteous of other members and clean up after yourself.
  • If you see anything in the locker rooms that may need attention, please let a staff member know.

Updated 4/6/20