Our cause, our mission in action, is to strengthen the foundations of our community through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. In order to serve our community, the Norm Waitt Sr. YMCA offers the most complete wellness experience in the entire region. Our facility offers state of the art fitness equipment, safe and fun areas for youth, and community events geared to positively impacting the people in Siouxland – we have something for everyone!
Tom Vaughan Wellness Center
With over 40 treadmills and other cardio machines featuring individual touchscreen television monitors, an extensive free weight area and first-rate weight machines, the Wellness Center offers something for everyone at every level of fitness. Must be 15 years old or have completed Teen Fitness Orientation class to use. Wellness Coaches staff the Wellness Center and can provide instruction on the use of equipment and answer questions regarding wellness.
Our two-court gym is perfect for basketball and family game time. It also serves as in indoor walking track and home to Noon Ball as well as seasonal Youth Basketball, Indoor Soccer and Itty Bitty Sports programs.
Our beautiful, heated eight-lane 25-yard fitness pool is home for lap swimmers, aqua aerobics classes, swim teams, water exercise, swim lessons and open swim. Depth ranges from 4′-6′ feet. Download pool regulations.
Family Fun Pool
Siouxland’s best family pool – this warm water, zero-depth entry pool with water slide supplies hours of fun. This pool is also used for family swim, youth swim lessons, warm water exercise and available for birthday parties. Life jackets and swim toys available for use. Hot Tub, Sauna and Steam Room available.
If you prefer a cardio or strength-based workout in a fun and exciting atmosphere, our fitness studio is the place for you. And don’t miss the Group Ride Studio equipped with 15 spin bikes.
For the convenience of our members, the Y provides a safe place for children age 3 months to preschool to be cared for while parents participate in Y programs. Kind, professional staff are all CPR certified.
Five locker rooms include spacious areas to serve all and assure ease of use. Choose from Men’s & Women’s adult only locker rooms (14+), Boy's & Girls locker rooms (9-13), and The Private locker rooms (All ages). The Private locker room has four individual changing rooms are perfect for parents with small children and those with special needs.