The Fitness Center

Please find below a detailed look at Faribault Parks and Recreation's modified operating plans, as a result of COVID-19 restrictions imposed by the State. Note that these are subject to change as State restrictions continue to evolve.

Starting Monday, Jan. 4, the Faribault Community Center will be returning to the regular hours:

•       M-Th: 5:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.

•       Fri: 5:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.

•       Sat: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

•       Sun: 12 - 6 p.m.

Constant mask-wearing is required, including while working out. The only time a mask can be off is when in the shower, or in the pool. Six-foot social distancing is required at all times.

All below changes took effect Feb. 16.

Fitness Room

• Parks and Recreation staff have moved some equipment from the fitness room into the gymnasium to allow for the required distancing while working out. Most cardio equipment is now located in the gymnasium while the weight-lifting machines are in the fitness room.

• The fitness room is available to 5 persons at one time, and must be reserved in 1-hour time slots. Social distancing during workouts is mandatory.

• The gymnasium, which now holds most cardio equipment, is available to 9 people at one time, and must be reserved in 1-hour time slots. Social distancing during workouts is mandatory.

• Reservations can only be made 24 hours in advance, and can be made via phone at 507-334-2064.

Mind and Body classes

• Mind and Body classes will continue to be streamed via livestream (Zoom), but we’ll also be able to offer in-person classes to those interested. This is limited to 9 people and masks must be worn at all times.

• Must call to reserve spot within 24 hours of class. No reservations prior to 24 hours of class time will be taken.

• The livestream link will continue to be emailed out to those interested. If you’d like to be removed, or added, to that list, call the Community Center at 507-334-2064.

• The cost for Mind and Body classes, whether virtual or in-person, is $20 for four punches, or $35 for eight punches.

Group Exercise classes

• Group Exercise classes are now back in-person.  This is limited to 7 people and masks must be worn at all times.

• Must call to reserve spot within 24 hours of class. No reservations prior to 24 hours of class time will be taken.

• The cost for Group Exercise classes, whether virtual or in-person, is $48.32 for 14 punches.

Racquetball

• One racquetball court is open for use for singles play only. Masks must be worn at all times.

Cancellations

The following will continue to be canceled until further notice, as outlined by State regulations:

• Drop-in/Open Basketball

• Facility rentals

• Sauna

•Indoor Open Skate 

We're here to help, so don't be afraid to call with questions - 507-334-2064.


Citizens using fitness equipment at the Faribault Fitness Center
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Faribault Fitness Club Classes & Schedules

Fitness Center Amenities


Parks and Recreation's Fitness Center has something for everyone ... a complete line of Nautilus and elliptical machines, free weights, stairsteppers, bicycles, treadmills and two racquetball/walleyball courts.
Whatever your exercise regimen, be assured of a quality workout and after enjoy a sauna and hot shower in the locker rooms.
Affordability, centralized location, and a wide variety of services and hours ensure that everyone can utilize Faribault's most complete Fitness Center.

Racquetball Leagues & Orientations


Play weekly league matches with others at your level and at times that work best for you and your opponent. Playoffs conclude leagues. For details on leagues, please call Brad Phenow at 507-384-0516.

In a racquetball orientation, racquets, balls and goggles are provided. Learn enough of the game to start playing on your own. Call Brad Phenow at 507-384-0516.


Fitness Orientations


Learn to use the workout equipment to your safest and best advantage. Complete a free orientation and get a 10% discount on a punch card or pass. Schedule with Denise Stewart, Fitness Coordinator, by calling 334-2064. Please call to register at least 2 days in advance.


Personal Fitness Training


A certified Personal Trainer is on staff to help you develop a highly-individualized fitness program. Call for details.