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Group Fitness Rules & Policies

All Clark Sports Center members who attend Group Fitness Classes are expected to adhere to the following rules and policies:

  • Reservations required. Login credentials are required to make a reservation. If you do not have login credentials set up, please email
  • Membership Coordinator, Michelle Yerdon, or call (607) 547-2800, ext. 101. Click here for more information about online reservations.
  • Adult members and youth members 12-18 may participate in Group Fitness Classes.
  • Most classes require set up time. Please arrive to class 5 minutes prior to scheduled starting time.
  • Bring a water bottle and towel to class.
  • No admittance after class has started. No exceptions.
  • If you cannot make your reservation, please cancel at least one hour prior.
  • Check online for class size limits.
  • Bring minimal personal belongings into the studio and store directly next to your spot.
  • Clean your bike or fitness equipment after class.
  • It is recommended to bring your own yoga mat to class.
  • Group Fitness studios & Spinning ® bikes are for classes only.
  • Click here (PDF, 2.01MB) for bike setup instructions. Please arrive 10 minutes early if you are a brand new participant.
  • Clean, dry footwear is required in the studios (excluding yoga). Leave outdoor shoes outside of the yoga studio in designated spots.
  • Please hang coats and leave boots in the cubby area or locker room.
  • Classes are subject to change and may be cancelled at any time. Instructor substitutions may occur without notice.
  • Personal headphones are not permitted during Group Fitness classes.
  • Please silence cell phones and refrain from using during class.
  • The group fitness studios are only for the use of Clark Sports Center classes, programs, and for instructors to rehearse.  With prior arrangement with the Group Fitness Director, the studios may be rented for $20/hour. This includes individuals using the rooms for their personal workouts.