June 11, 2020 | COVID 19 Update
To our valued members:
At the Altoona Campus, the health and safety of our members, guests, staff, and community is our top priority. In working with different leadership and health authorities, after yesterday's proclamation, we have details we are excited to announce for our next steps at the Altoona Campus. Keep in mind, this is also temporary and we will be transitioning as recommendations change. These extra steps are in hopes to continue to provide everyone a safe environment while assisting in the mitigation of the virus.

The following will be implemented, beginning Monday, June 15:
Monday-Thursday Hours:
  • 5AM-9AM Open
  • 9AM-10AM Senior and High Risk Open Hour
  • 10AM-1PM Open
  • 1PM-3PM Closed for cleaning and disinfecting
  • 3PM-8PM Open

Friday Hours:
  • 5AM-9AM Open
  • 9AM-10AM Senior and High Risk Open Hour
  • 10AM-1PM Open
  • 1PM-3PM Closed for cleaning and disinfecting
  • 3PM-6PM Open

Weekend Hours:
  • Saturday Open 7AM-Noon
  • Sunday Closed
*The pool closes half an hour prior to the facility closing.
Youth Programming Restrictions Lifting on the Following:
  • Youth Personal Training
  • Small Group Training: Youth Boot Camp and Youth E-Sports *registration opens Monday! Classes start July 6th.
  • Altoona Campus Child Care set to re-open July 6th *details will be sent to Child Care parents as the time gets closer.
  • Youth Sports: Fall Wee Ball and Flag Football information coming soon.
  • Youth Swim Lessons information coming soon.
*Follow us on Facebook and Instagram for registration details!
Youth Programming Remaining Suspended:
  • Kids Klub
  • Atlantis (Pool Obstacle Course)
  • Youth Weight Room + Track Classes
Additional Youth Regulations:
  • Youth members under age 14 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian age 18 or older at all times while in the facility.
Adult Restrictions Lifting on the Following:
  • Fitness Classes: Modified Schedule HERE
  • Aquatics Classes: Modified Schedule HERE
  • Personal Training
  • Adult Boot Camp: Register HERE
  • Pick-Up Basketball Games
  • Racquetball
  • Pool Water Walking
  • Rec. Swimming

Adult Programming Remaining Suspended:
  • Pickleball
  • Studio Reservations
  • Men's and Women's Locker Rooms will be reopened.
  • Cardio machines will be distanced from one another by blocking off machines as necessary. 30 minute maximum usage is encouraged.
  • Elevated Track: single file walk in furthest outside lane only. Single file run in furthest inside lane only.
  • Lower track: walkers only.
  • Facility rentals will be suspended until further notice.
  • We will not be accepting guest passes, or day pass purchases, nor can electronic guest passes be redeemed until further notice.
  • No coffee will be available.
  • Each area of the facility will be regulated to social distancing restrictions.
  • Towels- No sweat towels will be provided. Disinfecting (blue) towels will be available to wet with Virex before and after usage of equipment.
  • We have installed additional hand sanitizing dispensers and additional Virex Disinfectant spray bottles.
  • We have added additional signage to remind members and guests to disinfect the equipment before and after usage. We have also put up signage to encourage members and guests to wash their hands.
  • Our professional cleaning company is disinfecting the locker rooms and rest rooms nightly.
  • We are following the Center for Disease Control and the local health organizations for their recommendations as things evolve.
  • The Altoona Aquatics Park summer plans will be decided on Monday evening by the Altoona City Council. Look for announcements to be made via Social Media early next week.
  • For your own safety, please feel free to use the hand sanitizing dispensers we have available to you, or use warm water and soap in the restrooms.
  • Clean your equipment before and after use.
  • Please stay home if you are feeling sick.
  • Face masks are encouraged.

As we hope for normal operations to resume as soon as possible, we are happy for these steps in the right direction. We know our Altoona Campus family will be kind and support one another during this time. Thank you for your support and patience during this time. 

The Altoona Campus mission is to strengthen body, mind, and community. Any changes regarding the facility will be communicated through member emails such as this, and also posted on our website. Thank you for being a loyal member. We appreciate your support and help in making the Campus a fun and safe, fitness environment for everyone. 

Yours in health,
Altoona Campus Board of Directors and Staff