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Fitness Centers

Fitness Centers

Ann Arbor has many private fitness centers; see the Yellow Pages or the Internet for listings.

The Health & Fitness Center at Washtenaw Community College, 4833 E. Huron River Dr. (734) 975-9950. Track, fitness equipment, basketball and volleyball courts, pools, steam room and sauna, whirlpools, platform tennis court, exercise classes, medically integrated fitness programs for those managing a medical condition (referral required), and personal training. Classes free to members. Call for membership fees. Mon.-Thurs. 5 a.m.-10 p.m., Fri. 5 a.m.-9 p.m., Sat. & Sun. (May 1-Aug. 31) 7 a.m.-6 p.m. and (Sept. 1-Apr. 30) 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Child care available up to 2 hours while members are on-site for children (ages 6 months-11 years) of members and registered guests. Also, Primo Coffee café with light fare and Wi-Fi. inquiry@wccfitness.org, wccfitness.org S

Meri Lou Murray Recreation Center, 2960 Washtenaw. (734) 971-6355. This county-owned facility has a walk-run track, double gym, indoor pool, cardio and strength-training equipment, personal trainers, group fitness classes, swim instruction, and more. Annual memberships: individuals (ages 16-61) $230; seniors (ages 62-79), disabled (documented) & youths (ages 3-15) $180; seniors (age 80 and over) $60; families (up to 6 members, only 2 over 18), $495; nonresident rates are higher (6-month memberships available). Thirty-day trial passes $45; summer passes (May 1-Aug 20) $80. Drop-in fees: resident (ages 16-61) $8 (nonresident $9); resident youths (ages 3-15), disabled & seniors (age 62 and up) $6 (nonresident $7). Mon.-Fri. 6 a.m.-10 p.m., Sat. 8 a.m.-6 p.m., Sun. noon-10 p.m. See website for class schedules. parks.ewashtenaw.org (click on MLM Rec Center) S

U-M Recreational Sports. (734) 763-3084. Three comprehensive on-campus open recreation facilities: Central Campus Recreation Bldg. (CCRB), 401 Washtenaw; North Campus Recreation Bldg. (NCRB), 2375 Hubbard; and Intramural Sports Bldg. (IMSB), 606 E. Hoover. Membership open to U-M affiliates, spouses/partners, and friends, and alumni. Activities include swimming, basketball, racquetball, cardio and weight equipment, and group fitness classes (Group-X). Intramural sports open to all Rec Sports members. Outdoor grass and turf fields available for rental and drop-in use. S

YMCA, 400 W. Washington. (734) 996-9622. Two pools (one zero-depth entry), 3-court gym, and activities and classes for infants to seniors. Hours: Mon.-Fri. 5:30 a.m.-10 p.m., Sat. & Sun. 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Teen, family, and adult memberships; financial assistance available. See website for fees and information. annarborymca.org S




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