Fitness Rules

All members, guests and visitors must check in at the Fitness Service Desk upon each arrival. All members must present a membership identification card before working out. Lost membership cards may be replaced for a $5 fee at the Fitness Service Desk.

Members must wear appropriate exercise attire at all times. A shirt must be worn to cover the upper body and midriff, shorts must be mid-thigh or longer; gym shoes/ athletic shoes are also required. The clothing must be for exercise purposes. Therefore, casual clothing is not allowed. No jeans, jean shorts, or any article of clothing with zippers or rivets.  No open-toed shoes, open-backed shoes, boots, sandals, or casual shoes are allowed. Failure to dress properly will result in denial to workout.

Observe proper personal hygiene by showering regularly, wearing clean clothing and using deodorant.

No bags, coats or personal items are allowed in the fitness center. Lockers are available for members and perimeter lockers are available for walking track only, free walking track members and non-member fee-based class participants. Fountain View Fitness is not responsible for lost or stolen personal items.  Valuables should be secured in lockers. Items will not be held at the front desk.

Disrupting or interfering with the workout of another member is not allowed. Respect the rights of others by using courteous and appropriate behavior. Profanity is not allowed.

Members must wipe down all equipment after use with anti-bacterial and EPA approved wipes.

Except for capped water bottles, eating or drinking is prohibited. Please dispose of all trash in the proper receptacles.

Slow down, clear and reset the cardio machines for the next member.

Compliance with free weights includes the following:

  • Collars are to be used at all times to secure weights on bars
  • Weight plates are not to be leaned against equipment standards and machines
  • After utilizing equipment, strip bars and return plates and dumbbells to proper storage areas
  • Members must use safety bars when using the squat racks, leg sled and Smith machine. Set the safety bars about one inch lower than your lowest movement with the bar
  • Dumbbells and weight plates must not be dropped on the floor for any reason

The fitness center is to be used by members only. Members should socialize with non-members outside of Fountain View Fitness.

Fitness members should report all equipment malfunctions, personal injuries and specific concerns immediately to the Fitness Service Desk staff.

If any member violates any rule or regulation they will be subject to the following procedure:

  • Verbal Warning – member will be informed by the Fitness Service staff of the violation
  • If a second warning is necessary, a written warning will be issued
  • If a third warning is necessary, membership may be revoked

Hours of operation are subject to change at any time.

Members must not use profane or offensive language

No excessive grunting or noises