FAQ

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21 12, 2016

Do I need references or a criminal reference check?

Yes. On the application form, you will be asked to identify three professional references. References will be checked as part of the screening process. In addition, before you can start your volunteer placement, all volunteers (with the exception of informal volunteers (special event volunteers and those who volunteer less than 10 hours annually) are required [...]

21 12, 2016

What volunteer roles are available?

There are many volunteer positions available at the YMCA for varying lengths of time, such as ongoing volunteer opportunities and one-time special event opportunities. Please see Volunteer Postings to explore the opportunities that fit your talents and interests. You don’t need any particular skills or background to help the people in our community! Volunteering is about [...]

16 12, 2016

Core Fusion

is a mind-body class incorporating Yoga and Pilates inspired moves to promote core conditioning. Core Fusion may include a variety of standing and mat based exercises that develop core strength, flexibility, and balance.

16 12, 2016

Core Training

is a condensed class concentrated on sculpting the abdominal muscles focused on core stability.

16 12, 2016

Cycle Fit

is a cardiovascular fitness class held on indoor stationary bikes. Each member can control his or her own intensity. The instructor uses music and instructional cycling techniques to guide participants through all types of terrain: flat roads, hills, rough trails, interval drills and more.   *Members please arrive at least 5 minutes early to make [...]

16 12, 2016

Cycle Fit Advanced

is a high intensity cardiovascular workout on indoor stationary bikes for experienced Cycle Fit participants or outdoor cyclists. This class is intended to develop cardiovascular endurance over a longer class length, and includes more advanced drills.   *Members please arrive at least 5 minutes early to make bike adjustments. Injury prevention and a proper workout [...]

16 12, 2016

Gentle Cycle Fit

is a cardiovascular class on indoor stationary bikes and is a great option for those who are new to cycling or have joint problems. The instructor uses music and cycling techniques to guide participants through a variety of flat roads, hills, interval drills and more, while allowing participants to stay seated on the bike.

16 12, 2016

Gentle Fit

is designed to improve cardiovascular flow, range of motion, balance and strength to allow participants to complete daily movements with confidence. This class is ideal for those new to exercise, with joint problems or limited mobility. Gentle Fit will provide participants with a variety of exercises that can be performed while standing and does not [...]

16 12, 2016

Gentler Gentle Fit

is similar to Gentle Fit and provides participants with a variety of exercises that can be performed while sitting on a chair or on an exercise ball.

16 12, 2016

Gentle Stretch

uses a variety of stretches, basic yoga and pilates inspired movements to develop flexibility, balance and coordination. This class incorporates stretches that can be performed from a seated position or on an exercise mat. Light weight fitness equipment may also be incorporated to develop muscle strength.