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.


Know Before You Go

  • Add your membership barcode to your mobile app for a contactless check in when you arrive at the facility
  • Hours of operation:
    • Mon-Fri: 5:30 AM-8:30 PM
    • Sat-Sun: 8 AM-6 PM

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.



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 us to get started, or pick up where you left off.


Teen Access in the 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 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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