More than physical activity and healthy eating, YMCA healthy living encompasses a holistic approach to well-being that significantly enhances the lives of individuals, families, and communities.

We provide a welcoming, safe and supportive environment for all ages to become healthier and stay well in spirit, mind, and body.

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Fitness Center

Get back to your fitness routine with our socially-distanced indoor cardio fitness deck with all of our cardio equipment spaced six feet apart. Members will have access to our free weights, strength training machines, and more at the Madison Area YMCA's Family Center!

Learn more here.

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Private Fitness and Cardio Studios

Our Private Fitness and Cardio Studios are open to members via no-fee reservations made online 48 hours in advance. The Private Fitness Studio reservation is for use of our Kroll Training Annex located directly off of the main lobby of the Family Center. The Private Cardio Studio reservation is for use of the former cycling studio located on the top floor of the Family Center. Unlike in the general Fitness Center where masks are required at all times, in these two private area, masks are not required while exercising. The Private Fitness Studio and Private Cardio Studio is for use by a single member OR a family that lives within the same household.

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Personal Training

Our team of Certified Personal Trainers create goal-based programs that keep your workouts fresh, fuel your motivation and make exercise fun and exciting. Choose from a 30-minute motivator, One-on-One personal training and semi-private training. Click here for pricing information.

For more information about Personal Training, please email Health & Wellness Director Christian Esola.

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Semi-Private Studio Training

Semi-private studio training offers clients the enthusiasm and encouragement from a group environment while still getting personalized attention and fitness routines tailored to your specific needs. Programs include TRX Suspension Training, a revolutionary method of leveraged body weight exercise, Pilates Reformer, Flex and Press, Build and Burn and more!

For more information about our Semi-Private Studio Training offerings, please contact Group Exercise Coordinator Peggy Potter.


Outdoor Group Exercise Classes

We are excited to offer our Member-Only Outdoor Group Exercise classes in accordance with Governor Murphy's executive order allowing outdoor fitness classes of up to 35 people. We feature one of the strongest and most complete group exercise programs in the area. Whether you prefer Outdoor Cycle, yoga, aqua zumba, Les Mills™ BODYCOMBAT™, we offer approximately 35 fitness classes per week designed for the beginner to the advanced.

Advance reservations are encouraged for limited spots. Register for classes on our App or here.

Interested in learning more? Please contact Group Exercise Coordinator Peggy Potter.
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Indoor Studio Classes

Join us for indoor studio yoga and Tai Chi. Stay tuned for additional class announcements.

Advance registration is highly encouraged. Register on our App or here.

Interested in learning more? Please contact Group Exercise Coordinator Peggy Potter.


Virtual Group Exercise Classes

We are excited to offer live Group Exercise classes virtually. Check out our Livestreaming Group Exercise weekly schedule, including Barre, Yoga and more. Join some of your favorite instructors, with links to participate via Zoom. These are free for members and non-members. No equipment needed, just your computer, tablet or cell phone to livestream with us. We can't wait to "see" you!

Interested in learning more? Please contact Group Exercise Coordinator Peggy Potter.


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