Welcome Back


Temporary Hours of Operation:
Monday-Friday: 6:00am-9:00pm
Saturday: 7:00am-6:00pm 
Sunday Closed for disinfecting the facility

New protocols, effective June 1:

Masks are no longer required if:
You are fully vaccinated. (It’s been at least two weeks since your Moderna or Pfizer second shot or since your one J&J shot.)
You have shown proof of your vaccination to our membership staff. Either a vaccination card or NYS Excelsior pass will be accepted. You’ll have to show it only once and we’ll update your account.

Masks are required if: You are over the age of two and have not been fully vaccinated. All Rye Y staff will continue to wear masks.

Masks are recommended if: Your immune system is compromised.

The following safety protocols will continue to be in effect:

Temperature checks and health screening questions at the door.
Social distancing of at least six feet.
Advance registration for group exercise classes, the fitness center and lap swim. We will also continue to offer outdoor and online classes.
Sanitizing of all surfaces throughout the day, and deep cleaning on Sundays.
Use of MERV 13 air filters with air intakes fully open to allow for more fresh air.

NEW! The men’s and women’s locker rooms are now open for changing and showering. Capacity is limited to 8 people by key pass. Please view the new protocols. The universal locker room will also be open before 8am, after 4:30pm and all day on Saturday. Thank you for your cooperation

Click here for Member Responsibilities

Most of our facility, including the pools, fitness center, gymnasium and group ex studio are open. We are restricting capacity and following social distancing protocols, so reservations must be made.    Please view our  program guide to view our programs, including youth swim, sports, gymnastics  child care and adult fitness.

 The below protocols were developed in accordance with CDC guidelines and the recommendations of state and our local government authorities.

Before you come to the Y

  • All members must sign a pre-arrival waiver for adults and minors. To ensure a safe, contact free process, we ask that all members sign the waiver electronically before coming to the Y. Please click here for instructions.
  • Members must make a reservation before using the Y.  We are currently accepting reservations 48 hours in advance. For details on reservations, click here
  • Please note, lap swim is open to ages 15 and up and group exercise to ages 14 and up. Youth/Teen Lap Swim for youth/teens 12-14 will be  in the Pa Cope pool Monday-Saturday 11:30-3:30pm. There will be two reserved lanes.
  • Bring a water bottle. Water fountains are out of service except for re-filling water bottles. Vending machines are temporarily out of service.
  • Bring any small equipment you need – i.e.  kick board, mat etc.

Staying Safe Together at the Y

  • Staff and members will be required to answer a 5 question health screening before entering the facility. Staff will have their temperature checked.
  • Unvaccinated members, ages 2+  are required to wear masks at check-in and throughout the building.
  • Please use hand sanitizer before you enter the building, periodically while you are at the Y and before you leave the building.  Hand sanitizer is stationed throughout the building. When you use the restroom, be sure to follow CDC hand washing protocol.   Click here for our facility safety and cleaning details.
  • We are limiting capacity to ensure that members and staff are able to maintain a safe social distance from each other.
  • Members will scan in using their phone app or membership card
  • No guests or Nationwide Memberships allowed

Pool Guidelines and schedule

Fitness Center Guidelines

Group Exercise Guidelines and schedule


Reopening Plan

COVID related Updates from the Rye Y (archive)