YMCA’s Downtown Wellness Center Updates Fitness Equipment

The St. Joseph Family YMCA celebrated updates and new equipment in the Wellness Center of the Downtown Family YMCA with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. New lines of equipment include Cybex Prestige and Eagle strength equipment, Life Fitness and Octane cardio equipment and a new youth Hoist equipment for ages 8-12 years old. The total investment to the Wellness Center was $199,129.77.  Additional updates include: 100 pieces of cardio equipment, 30 pieces of strength equipment, 8,000 pounds of free weights, indoor walking tracks, two steam rooms, two saunas, two whirlpools, an indoor warm water pool, an outdoor pool and a therapy pool.

Both branches of the YMCA invite the public to visit the facilities today through Sunday free of charge. The Open House is available at both Downtown Family YMCA and the Campus Family YMCA. Use of the Lifestyles Wellness Center equipment, Aquatic Center, basketball and racquetball courts are also open to the public through the weekend. For more information about the St. Joseph YMCA facilities, click here.