Weight Room Guidelines – South Sound YMCA

Weight Room Guidelines

KNOW BEFORE YOU GO

MAKE A RESERVATION

Reservations for cardio and weight rooms are available on an hourly basis through our current reservation system. You can reserve your space 24 hours prior to your activity through the “classes & schedules” section of our website or the YMCA mobile app.

  • Members must sign up for individual reservations
  • Reservations are for Facility Members only
  • Reservations will be on a first-come, first-served basis
  • Reservations open 24 hours prior to the scheduled class time
  • Reservations will close when class begins or at start of reservation
  • Reservations will be limited to 45-minute segments
  • No drop-ins during the initial phase of reopening
  • Please cancel your reservation if you are unable to attend

ONLINE CAPACITY INFO
Want to know our Cardio Room capacity before you visit? Let us help you!

  1. Log into your YMCA Membership Account.
  2. Once logged in, click on “my account” and then “view account” in the drop-down.
  3. On the view your account page, select Briggs/Plum in the drop-down to view the facility capacity area-specific counts for first-come, first-served rooms.

FACILITY HOURS
Please be aware that facility hours have been modified and daily closures for cleaning purposes will take place. To check these hours before your visit refer to our website HERE.

NO LOCKER ROOMS
All members should come ready & dressed to workout. Locker rooms will not be available to change in or store personal items; please limit the number of personal belongings you bring with you into the facility.

SAFETY
Throughout your workout please follow our posted Cardio Room rules & safety procedures and practice social distancing.

BRING YOUR WATER BOTTLE
Water fountains will be limited to bottle filling stations only. Please bring a non-breakable water bottle prefilled.

Entering the Y

CHECKING-IN TO THE WEIGHT ROOM

All members will enter through the front doors and check-in at the Welcome Center before entering the Weight Room.

WEIGHT ROOM CAPACITY LIMIT
Capacity limits for the Weight Room will be set based on current guidelines from state and local officials. If the total capacity of the Weight Room has been met, please be prepared to wait until another member has exited and Y staff prompts you to enter the Weight Room.

Y MEMBERS
Upon initial reopening, only active Facility Memberships will be permitted to check-in and use the Y. If you need to activate your membership or sign up for a Y membership, please see our Welcome Center staff.

KIDS ZONE!
CURRENTLY CLOSED.

GUEST PASSES
Not currently available.

DAY PASSES
Not currently available.

DURING YOUR WORKOUT

PLEASE BE RESPECTFUL AND CARING OF OTHERS BY DOING THE FOLLOWING:

SHARING SPACE
During your time in the Weight Room, please be respectful of others and social distance. Keep a 6 feet distance between yourself and other members, as best as possible. Please do not congregate while waiting for equipment.

SANITIZE EQUIPMENT
Members must wipe down equipment before and after use with provided disinfectant wipes. Additionally, members may experience wait times to allow time for extra sanitization of equipment in the Weight Room.

LIMITED EQUIPMENT
For safety purposes, all porous equipment, which is not metal, vinyl, or rubber, will be removed from the Weight Room (i.e., TRX straps, weight belts, mats, battle rope, foam roller, etc.) for the time being.

PERSONAL ITEMS
Due to CDC guidelines, the locker rooms will not be available to store personal items. The Welcome Desk will not be providing locks or storing any member personal items.

EXITING THE Y

EXITING THE WEIGHT ROOM

Once your Weight Room workout is complete and your equipment has been wiped down, members will be asked to exit the facility. Please look for the designated EXIT HERE signs when leaving the facility.