Group exercise classes, lap and family swim, basketball shootarounds and games, family gym, and personal training are now available for Cross Island YMCA members. Learn more about available activities, and download the YMCA of Greater New York mobile app to stay updated.

Activities

Know Before You Go

  • Add your membership barcode to your mobile app for a contactless check in when you arrive at the facility
  • Note our new hours
    • Mon-Fri: 6:30 AM-8:30 PM
       
    • Sat-Sun: 8 AM-3 PM
       
  • Read more about what you need to bring, and the Y's new health protocols in this reopening guide >

     

    Indoor & Outdoor Group Exercise Classes

    Indoor group exercise classes are now open! All classes are included with membership, and reservations are required for select classes and activities due to government requirements and space restrictions. See our schedule below. Learn more about what to expect and how to make a reservation using our mobile app. Get healthy with outdoor fitness classes. Classes are free for members and pay-per-class for non-members.

    Swimming

    See our lap swim and family swim schedule below. Learn more about how to make a reservation, what to bring, and our updated swim policies.

    Adult Sports

    Enjoy basketball, racquetball, tennis, and handball on the courts. Reservations open 48 hours in advance, and there is a cap on the number of individuals per reservation. Please download the app to see the complete schedule and to make your reservation. 

     

    Personal Training

    Work out with a certified YMCA trainer who prioritizes your health and well-being while helping you achieve your fitness goals. Contact Alexander to get started, or pick up where you left off.

     

    Teen Access and Teen Fitness Center

    If you have a teen membership, you can come in during the Teen Fitness Center hours:
    Monday-Thursday: 2:30-8pm
    Saturday-Sunday: 8am-3pm

    If you are a teen on a family membership, you can come on your own during teen hours. If you come with an adult who is part of your family membership, you can come anytime the Y is open.

    All teens ages 12 through 17 are required to complete a fitness equipment orientation before using the fitness equipment. Please contact the Member Services Desk at 718-551-9300 or email crossislandinfo@ymcanyc.org to make an appointment.

     

    Family Gym

    Family Gym will be available throughout the week. Download the app to see the complete schedule and make your reservation.

     

     

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