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The YWCA Fitness Center & Pool is not your ordinary Asheville gym.

At our gender-inclusive Asheville gym, you’ll not only find everything you’d expect from a top-notch fitness facility and aquatics center, but you’ll also find acceptance and community! When you become a YWCA Fitness Center member, you become part of our mission! The YWCA is dedicated to eliminating racismempowering women, nurturing children and promoting health.

New member incentives for the month of January and February 2020:

  • Every new member who joins in January or February will receive a free YWCA is for everyBODY t-shirt, a free 30-minute fitness center orientation, and will be entered for a chance to win an EveryBODY package: a smart watch and 2 hours of personal training!
  • Every new member who signs a 12-month agreement will receive a 13th month free!
  • Enrollment fees are waived and some financial assistance is available! See our rate chart for more information. 

Already a member? Bring a friend and receive 1 free month of membership when they enroll with a 12-month agreement!

Facility Hours

Monday - Friday: 5:30 am - 9 pm
Saturday: 7 am - 6 pm
Sunday: 11 am - 6 pm

Pool Hours

Monday - Friday: 5:30 am - 7:30 pm
Saturday: 7 am - 6 pm
Sunday: 1 pm - 6 pm

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Enjoy these amenities at the YWCA Fitness Center

  • Gender inclusive gym facility and classes
  • Comfortable, accepting community atmosphere
  • Group Fitness Classes: Yoga, Pilates, Zumba, Studio Cycle, Tabata, and more!
  • Indoor solar-heated pool with lap lanes and Water Exercise Classes
  • Onsite childcare while you workout
  • Swim lessons for all ages with special member prices
  • Personal Training and Small Group Training available

YWCA Fitness Center Membership

Membership TypeMembership DescriptionCommitment PlanMonth-to-Month PlanPaid-in-Full 12-Month
IndividualOne adult$40 monthly$45 monthly + $25 join fee$440
FamilyTwo adults with children/dependents under 21 *$60 monthly$65 monthly + $25 join fee$660
SeniorOne adult age 60+$35 monthly$40 monthly + $25 join fee$385
Senior FamilyTwo Adults ages 60+$55 monthly$60 monthly + $25 join fee$605
StudentFor students of higher education (must show proof of enrollment)$35 monthly $40 monthly + $25 join fee$385
Student FamilyStudent and one other adult with children/dependents under 21$55 monthly$60 monthly + $25 join fee$605
City/County/State EmployeeMust show proof of employement$35 monthlyN/A$385
City/County/State Employee FamilyEmployee and one other adult with children/dependents under 21$55 monthlyN/A$605
SilverSneakers®, Healthways, Active&Fit®Participating via health insurance plan $0$0$0
Silver&Fit®Participating via health insurance plan$50 annual fee$50 annual feeN/A
RenewActive® UnitedHealthcare Medicare AdvantageParticipating via health insurance plan $0$0N/A
AARP ® Medicare Supplement by UnitedHealthcareParticipating via health insurance plan $17.50 per month $17.50 per month N/A
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* Only Family Memberships include the use of our onsite childcare ** Students are required to provide proof of current enrollment

Financial Assistance

The YWCA of Asheville strives to make our programs and membership accessible and affordable to all. Financial assistance is granted on a sliding scale based on income and need and must be applied for on an annual basis. All information is kept confidential. Please apply by clicking the “Financial Assistance Application” above.

Membership Discounts

  • City & County Employees (including teachers, law enforcement, EMS, etc.)
  • Multi-Modal Members (those who commute via foot, bicycle, or bus)
  • Students (adults currently enrolled in higher education)

Corporate Wellness Program

We work with small businesses, corporate offices, and nonprofit groups to offer discounted memberships to their employees. Contact us today to find out more about corporate wellness options to fit your organization.

Guest Passes

  • One 3-day trial pass: free
  • Member Guest Pass: $5

For More Information, Contact:
Membership Coordinator

YWCA Pool is now open with pool times by reservation only.

Mon-Fri: 7am – 6pm
Sat: 7am – 4pm
Sun: Closed

The YW Fitness Center remains closed, please check back for updates.

Childcare has limited openings. For more information, contact Denise Purcell at  or 254-7206 ext. 106