Fitness Center Policies

To ensure that your time in our fitness center is enjoyable, we ask that you please adhere to the following rules:

  • Please take advantage of the free orientations to our Fitness Center so that you learn how to properly use the equipment.
  • We reserve the right to ask a member to leave any Fitness area if they are not of the proper age. Members must be at least:
    • 12 years old to use the Cardio Deck and Kroll Annex,
    • 14 years old to use the Glasser Center and Selectorized Room, and
    • 16 years old to use EGYM.
  • Age restrictions do not apply to a member who is under the direct supervision of a Madison Area YMCA certified personal trainer.

  • Photographs and videos are not allowed in any Fitness area.

  • Proper attire is required; footwear must be an enclosed shoe with rubber soles.

  • Please respect the 30-minute rule when using machines if/when people are waiting for machines.

  • Please wipe down equipment after your workout, including the floor if needed.

  • No bags or coats are allowed in the Fitness Center; please use cubbies or lockers.

  • No food or drink is permitted in the Fitness Center, with the exception of water or a sports drink in a plastic bottle.

  • Between sets in the Glasser Center and Selectorized Room please allow other members to work in.

  • Weights must be re-racked and equipment must be returned to the correct place.