YMCA Branch Name

For Youth Development
For Healthy Living
For Social Development

The Downtown Y has been featured on WSET 13 News regarding our recent renovations.  Since November the Downtown Y has undergone several major projects that will be nearing completing by the end of this month.   We have updated both locker rooms and added a new state-of-the-art group fitness studio. Take a look at the news report below to see the wonderful additions that have been made at your Downtown Y.

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Now is the perfect time to join the Y! Not only are we waiving the joining fee we also have NO CONTRACTS.  With your membership you will receive access to our three convenient locations including the Jamerson Family Y, Downtown Y, and the Y Express.   You will also gain use of our pools at the Jamerson and Downtown facilities along with Group X and Water Aerobics classes.

Opening soon at our Downtown location is our Group Fitness Studio that features a magnificent view of Downtown Lynchburg along with new and exciting classes.  This new studio space will have a state of the art sound system and over 2,700 sqft of Group Fitness Fun!

With our Jamerson location you will gain access to our Kidz Gym that will help keep your children active yet entertained.  If you have not had a chance to check out the Kidz Gym we urge you to stop by today and take a tour of this exciting amenity.

Our Y Express is for adults 18 and older who want to get in a quick workout during their busy day.  The Y Express has brand new equipment including Octane Fitness and Life Fitness machines. We also have a fully outfitted Core Flex Studio for your individual needs.

It has never been easier or cheaper to join the Y and gain access to these great features. With your Y membership you also become part of a cause and assist in our mission to be there for our community.  Become a member of the family today!

What better gift to give than the gift of health this season! Stop by the member services desk for details about this wonderful gift that will keep giving.

This member spotlight takes place at our Y Express location. Reggie Andrews is using the YMCA and Activtrax to change his life. So far Reggie has lost over 50lbs by using the tools offered at the Y Express. We have Activtrax stations and Fitness Coaches at all of our locations ready to help you along the way. Be sure to stop by the Y Express to read his journey and the changes he has made.


The Y is committed to providing programs that build a healthy spirit, mind and body for all. We make every effort to ensure that no one is turned away due to inability to pay. Click to read more about our financial assistance.