COVID-19 Information Center

Gym Reopening

Updated May 27, 2020

Mesa Fitness will re-open club operations in three different phases in recovery of the COVID-19 global pandemic. This plan is a brief overview of the first phase of our conservative approach to reopening our clubs. As always, our number one priority is to ensure we provide a world-class member experience. We are taking every precaution we can in order to provide a safe and healthy club experience for our members and team members.

 

Billing and account details are not covered here. Please see below for contact information regarding your account.

Due to Governor Polis' statewide mandate today, masks are now required while in our club by both staff and members. This mandate takes affect at 12:00am on Friday, July 17, 2020. This mandate for masks does include time during your workout, which means a mask must be present at all times. 

Phase 2

FACILITY GUIDELINES

HOURS OF OPERATION

  • Mon-Fri  |  4:00am - 11:00pm

  • Sat - Sun | 7:00am - 8:00pm

CAPACITY

  • We will meet Mesa County guidelines of 50% of our fire code but not to exceed 175 individuals for distancing purposes

  • A 60-minute maximum workout is recommended of our members

 

CHECK-IN PROCESS | REGISTER (P.O.S. SYSTEM)

  • Check-in process will remain the same during Phase 2

  • Cash will not be accepted. Touch-less pay (debit, credit, card on file) to be used when applicable.

 

CLEANING

  • Cleaning protocols will be updated to account for higher capacity count.

  • Members are required to clean their equipment after each use. Memberships subject to termination.

 

PROTECTIVE GEAR | MASKS & GLOVES

  • Customers are encouraged to wear a face-covering while in the facility, unless a face-covering inhibits the participants ability to participate in the fitness activity.
  • All team members will still be required to wear masks.

AMENITY GUIDELINES

CARDIO & STRENGTH MACHINES | RECOVERY ROOM | FUNCTIONAL TRAINING ROOM

  • These amenities will remain open during Phase 2 and signage will be posted to inform members of updates as needed.
  • Cardio and Cardio Cinema will continue to have staggered usage to ensure social distancing protocols.

 

KID'S CLUB

  • Kids Club will open with a maximum capacity of 25 children.
  • Kid's Club will not be accepting reservations.
  • Hours:
    • Grand Junction:
      • M-F:   8:00am - 1:30pm & 4:00pm​ - 8:00pm
      • Saturday:  8:00am - 1:30pm, closed Sundays
    • Clifton
      • M-F:   8:00am - 1:00pm & 3:00pm - 8:00pm​
      • Saturday:   8:00am - 1:30pm, closed Sundays
    • The break will allow the facilities to deep clean the facilities during that time to ensure the space has been sanitized thoroughly.​​​​

GROUP & STUDIO CLASSES  |  TEAM TRAINING

  • Group exercise classes will reopen with limited capacity based on room size and capacity. 
  • A limited number of classes will be released on a monthly schedule, please visit our CLASS SCHEDULES page for a downloadable schedule. 
  • Team Training will return with limited scheduling and availability, please visit our CLASS SCHEDULES page for a downloadable schedule.
  • Members are required to clean their equipment after each class.

 

BASKETBALL & RACQUETBALL​

  • Basketball and racquetball courts will reopen.

  • Racquetball courts must be reserved at the front desk, limited to two people per court at a time. 

  • Equipment will no longer be provided by the facilities. 

  • Strict social distancing rules of 6-10ft apply to both court areas.

  • No pick-up basketball games will be allowed.

 

SAUNA, STEAM, POOL, & SPA

  • The pool will reopen and will be limited to 50% capacity.
    • Lane sharing during lap swim times is prohibited in Phase 2. 
    • Maximum capacity of 30 participants in any Aqua Fitness class.
  • Hot tub will reopen, members must maintain 6 feet of separation.
  • Sauna & steam room are open, members must maintain 6 feet of separation per space for social distancing.  ​

 

LOCKER ROOMS & SHOWERS

  • Locker rooms and showers will reopen.
  • Members must maintain social distancing of 6-10 ft while using the locker room and shower facilities.

  • Locker room cleaning will be increased in Phase 2.

 

JUICEBAR

  • Juicebar will remain closed

Phase 1

FACILITY GUIDELINES

REDUCED HOURS OF OPERATION

  • Mon - Fri  | 6:00am - 10:00pm
  • Sat - Sun | 7:00am - 8:00pm

 

CAPACITY

  • We will meet Mesa County guidelines of 30% of our fire code capacity for distancing purposes
  • A 60-minute maximum workout is requested of our members

 

CHECK-IN PROCESS | REGISTER (POS SYSTEM)

  • Members will use a touch-less scan in process to scan their bar-code on the scanner which will be placed on the counter. Staff will not touch or handle any member belongings.
  • Cash will not be accepted for any purchases. A credit/debit card may be used with our chip reader system or placed on the member account to use on file.

  • One entrance and exit will be implemented at each location to ensure maximum distancing.

 

CLEANING

  • Team members in each club will be re-focused from normal duties and dedicated to zone cleanings in all areas of the gym, including high touch areas, door handles, water fountains, etc.
  • Members will be required to wipe down all equipment and surfaces after each use (Code of Conduct)

  • Daily cleaning protocols updated with extensive checklists for medical-grade cleaning materials

 

AMENITY GUIDELINES

CARDIO & STRENGTH MACHINES | RECOVERY ROOM | FUNCTIONAL TRAINING ROOM

  • These amenities will be open during Phase 1 and signage will be posted to inform members of updates as needed.
  • Cardio and Cardio Cinema will have staggered usage to ensure social distancing protocols.

  • Recovery will be open, each chair will be spaced 6' apart and will be sanitized after each use as normal.

  • 1-on-1 and Buddy Session Personal Training will be available.

 

KID'S CLUB | GROUP & STUDIO CLASSES  | BASKETBALL & RACQUETBALL | SAUNA, STEAM, POOL, & SPA |  JUICEBAR

  • These amenities will remain closed during Phase 1 and we be re-evaluated for each Phase.
  • All group classes (including standard classes, Mind & Body classes, and Team Training classes) will remain closed.

  • Locker rooms will be closed, restrooms will be open to members and cleaned regularly by staff.

 

MEMBER & TEAM MEMBER GUIDELINES

CODE OF CONDUCT

  • All members will be required to follow an updated Code of Conduct, therefore adibing by the new Mesa Fitness cleaning standards as well as safe physical distancing practice of at least 6' apart while using the gym.
  • Team members will be required to follow new measures for cleaning, personal protective equipment, physical distancing, etc. before, during, and after each shift.

 

TEMPERATURE CHECKS

  • Members will not be required to do temperature checks when entering the club unless mandated by the State or Mesa County.
  • All team members will be required to have their temperature taken (twice) at the start and midway point of their shifts. Any readings at or above 100.4 degrees Fahrenheit will require the team member to end their shift immediately.

 

PROTECTIVE GEAR | MASKS & GLOVES

  • Members will be required to wear masks when entering and exiting the facility AND during your workout. 
  • All team members will be required to wear masks & gloves; gloves should be changed as often as possible.

All guidelines will be evaluated weekly and will continue to follow guidelines of the State legislature as well as Mesa County Public Health Guidelines. Please be sure to stay updated with us via our website, all social media platforms for both locations, and in the club for continued updates during our re-open and beyond.

Frequently Asked Questions

Below are some of our most frequently asked questions. If you have further questions, feel free to email us using the email links at the bottom of this page! 

MEMBERSHIPS

Q: Can I freeze my membership if I’m not ready to come back? 

A: Yes you can, we will review all memberships on a case-by-case basis. Please contact us via phone or via the corresponding emails below for assistance. 

 

Q: Can I cancel my account and reinstate later? 

A: We do recommend freezing your membership, as it will allow you to maintain your current low membership rate. All cancellations will still follow the standard cancellation policy of 30-day notice.

POLICIES/RESTRICTIONS/GUIDELINES

Q: Do we have to wear a mask while working out? 

A: Mesa County Public Health and the Governor’s Office require a mask while entering and exiting the facility until further notice. Members are encouraged to wear their protective mask during their workouts. 

 

Q: Can I pay in cash? 

A: At this time, we will not be able to take cash for sanitation concerns. You can use debit or credit cards, or add a card on file to your account for easy check out. 

 

Q: What are your restrictions/guidelines? 

A: Please see above for all restrictions and guidelines during Phase 1 and beyond.

Q: What are your hours? 

A: Both locations are opening M-F 6a-10p and S-S 7a-8p

Q: Are towels still available during this time?

A: We are discontinuing the use of towels as part of our effort to limit any sanitation concerns. 

AMENITIES

Q: Can I get my belongings from my locker? 

A: You may get your belongings, but must be accompanied by a staff member. The staff member will sanitize the locker area with spray when you are finished. 

 

Q: With locker rooms closed, do we still have access to the restrooms? 

A: Our bathroom facilities are still available, but the locker rooms beyond restroom facilities have been blocked off. 

 

Q: If the locker rooms are down, where do I keep my belongings? 

A: We do have storage cubicles available in front of the cardio area, or you can keep them in your car for safer keeping. 

Q: Do you know when group classes/pool room/locker rooms will be open again? 

A: At this time, we are following the guidelines put forward by the Mesa County Public Health Department. As we move closer to Phase 2, those areas and amenities will start to have restrictions lifted.

FREE Activity Book

Keep yourself or the kiddos entertained at home. Download our new at-home activity book, with gym-themed coloring sheets and a word find! 

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700 Maldonado Way

Grand Junction, CO 81501

970-255-1656

3229, I-70 BL

Clifton, CO 81520

970-523-4500

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