FITNESS, WELLNESS, & AQUATICS

Our goal is to create and sustain a fun, professional, and friendly environment that supports a healthy mind, body, and soul for individuals of all ages. Our professionally trained certified staff are knowledgeable, experienced, and passionate and are dedicated to providing our members with education in conjunction with exemplary customer service. Our facilities include:

  • Four outdoor tennis courts
  • Two outdoor half-court basketball courts
  • Two full-size gymnasiums
  • Banked poly turf elevated indoor track
  • Indoor 25-meter heated pool and hot tub
  • Full-service fitness center, sauna, and steam room

The choice is yours – complimentary group exercise classes for members, personal training, pickup games of basketball, pickleball, swim lessons or lap swimming.

PERSONAL TRAINING

Personal Training is available for SYJCC members.  Sessions are available at a reasonable price:

One (1) – half hour……………$40

Six (6) – half hours……………$195

Twelve (12) – half hours……..$310

Personal Training ensures that your workouts will be safe, efficient & help lead toward your individual goals. Our certified trainers are extremely knowledgeable, supportive & motivational.

For further information contact Justin Greene in the Fitness, Wellness & Sports office or call (631)462-9800 x125.

GROUP CLASSES

ADULT FITNESS CLASSES

In addition to our facilities, SYJCC Members can participate in unlimited FREE fitness classes listed below.  Members will receive a discount on classes where additional fees are required.    For a list of our class schedule, click here.

Body Blast
A complete head to toe workout sometimes using hand weights & body bars. This class also includes an abdominal mat element focusing on core strength.

Dance
(Additional Fee)
Learn dances like the Cha Cha, Bachata, Tango & Quickstep with professional dance instructor Norma Granofsky

Beginners Ballroom & Latin Dance 

Learn to dance the foxtrot, the waltz, and more with our professional dance instructor, Norma Granofsky.  Singles and couples are welcome.

Intermediate Ballroom & Latin Dance
(Additional Fee)
The next level of Ballroom dance with professional dance instructor Norma Granofsky.  Classes include the rumba, the tango, salsa dancing and more.

Country Western Line Dancing
(Additional Fee)
Learn this popular & fun dance with professional dance instructor Norma Granofsky.

Tap

Learn this beautiful & forever popular dance. Beginners and advance beginners welcome!

H.I.I.T. (High Intensity Interval Training)

Are you ready to take your fitness to the next level? This class includes progressive interval resistance exercises that require a higher level of effort.

Pilates
A series of non-impact exercises designed to develop strength, flexibility, balance, & inner awareness.

Pound

The latest trend in the fitness industry using rip stix to drum rhythms to motivational music while you go through a challenging & fun workout. The workout consists of exercises done in a standing & sitting position.

Raising the Barre

This exercise class uses a ballet barre as a focal point for strength & flexibility based exercises.

Senior Shape-Up

A fun fitness workout for the young at heart. This class utilizes easy strength & stretching exercises that can be done while standing or sitting.

SpinCycle Classes
(Additional Fee)
A high energy indoor cycling class accompanied by energizing music and inspiring instructors.

TRX (Additional Fee) 
The TRX workout leverages your body weight & gravity to perform hundreds of challenging exercises.

Yoga

A slower-paced exercise class using physical postures designed to stretch & strengthen while incorporating relaxation & meditation techniques.

Gentle Yoga

A slower-paced exercise class using physical postures designed to stretch & strengthen while incorporating relaxation & meditation techniques. Accounts for physical limitations due to injury and/or illness.

Yoga 2

A slower-paced exercise class using physical postures designed to stretch & strengthen while incorporating relaxation & meditation techniques.

Hatha Yoga

A slower-paced exercise class using physical postures designed to stretch & strengthen while incorporating relaxation & meditation techniques. Hatha – work at your own pace.

Tai-Chi 

A low impact, slow motion exercise where one learns to breathe deeply & naturally while focusing one’s attention.

Commuter Yoga

A slower-paced exercise class using physical postures designed to stretch & strengthen while incorporating relaxation & meditation techniques.

Y-sercise

A complete head to toe workout sometimes using hand weights & body bars, but also incorporates a dance element. This class also includes an abdominal mat element focusing on core strength.

Zumba

Fuses hypnotic Latin rhythms & easy to follow moves. The result is a non-stop fun fitness party!

For more information contact Justin Greene, (631)462-9800 x125.

CHILDREN'S SPORTS & DANCE CLASSES

Children’s Sports and Dance Classes (age 3 & 4)

Summer Dance Series 

Intro to dance for children 3 & 4 years old. 6- week session beginning the week of July 9th.  Pre-registration required.

Tap: Mondays 2-3pm

Ballet: Wednesdays 2-3pm

Hip Hop: Fridays 2-3pm

SYJCC Members: $96/ Non-Members: $108

For more information, contact Angela 631-462-9800 x135.

POOL SCHEDULE

The SYJCC pool has six lanes and is open to members seven days/week during operational hours.  Lap lanes are limited to two swimmers per lane, unless all swimmers in the lane agree to “circle” swimming.  Members are asked to limit their swim to 45 minutes if other members are waiting for a lane.  Lap swimmers should notify other swimmers in the lane before entering to avoid accidents. The recreation lane is available to our SYJCC members for family swim or exercise.  NO LAP SWIMMING ALLOWED IN THE RECREATION LANE.

When scheduled classes are running, members may be limited to one lap lane and one recreation lane.  For a list of these classes, days and times, please click here for schedule.

SWIM LESSONS

From infants to adults, SYJCC offers swim lessons to all abilities, beginners to advanced swimmers.  For more information or a schedule of current classes, please contact Tina Eismont, 631-462-9800 x132 or teismont@syjcc.org.

Group Swim Lessons (Ages 4 – 12 years)

We offer small group level swim lessons of 3-6 children per instructor, for beginner to advanced swimmers.  Level swim classes are based on the ARC Learn to Swim Program.  These classes are 30 minutes and take place on Sunday mornings or Monday – Thursday after school.

Parent/Tot Swim (Ages 6 months to 4 years)

Our parent/tot swim lessons teach infants and toddlers gross motor skills such as kicking and arm paddling required for swimming through repetition of movements in the water with a parent/adult.  While helping infants and toddler learn to be comfortable in the water, we also focus on teaching parents water safety in and around the pool.  These classes are 30 minutes and take place on Sunday mornings.

Create- a- Class (All ages)

Have a small group of children or adults of similar availability, but can’t find a class that fits your schedule?  We will create a group lesson with 3 or more participants, when you are available.   Contact Tina Eismont, Aquatics Director, to check instructor availability.

Private/Semi-Private Swim Lessons  (Ages 6 months to Adult)                                                     

Learn to swim with one of our certified swim instructors and one or two children/adults of same ability.  Swim lesson are tailored to the ability of the swimmers.  Lessons are 30-minutes and can be purchased in packages of six.  Days and times are based on instructor availability.   These lessons must be schedule in advance with the aquatics director.  To schedule lessons, contact Tina Eismont, 631-462-9800 x132 or teismont@syjcc.org

AQUA CLASSES & PROGRAMS

Aqua Aerobics

SUMMER SCHEDULE!
Monday – Friday Mornings: 8:30-9:30am

Monday & Thursday Evenings: 7:15-8:15pm

FREE to SYJCC members/$160 for 10 classes for non-members

Coupons can be purchased at the member service desk.

Aqua Arthritis (Ages 18+)
To be continued in September…
$80 for Y members/$160 for non-members

For more information contact Aquatics Department, (631)462-9800 x132.

Discover SCUBA (Ages 10 & up)

Have you always wondered what it’s like to breathe underwater? If you want to try scuba diving, but aren’t quite ready to take the plunge into a certification course, Discover Scuba Diving is for you. While not a scuba certification course, Discover Scuba Diving is a quick and easy introduction to what it takes to explore the underwater world. To sign up for a PADI Discover Scuba Diving experience, you must be at least 10 years old. No prior experience with scuba diving is necessary, but you need to be in reasonable physical health.

Sunday, July 8th or July 22nd  3-5pm

$50 for Members and Non-Members

Pre-registration required.

Women’s Only Swim Night

Join us for a private night just for ladies one Saturday night a month, 6-8pm.

Dates coming in Fall 2018.
FREE to SYJCC members/$10 for non-members

AQUA CLASSES & PROGRAMS

SWIM TEAMS

Jr. Sharks: A non-competitive swim program for children that will enhance their skills while becoming familiar with the competitive aspect of the sport.  Swimmers must be able to swim 1 lap of front stroke and backstroke and have knowledge of the other 2 competitive strokes, breaststroke and butterfly.  All swimmers are required to attend two practices per week and will be invited to attend a swim competition during the season.

Sharks: A competitive swim program for children that will enhance their skills, practices good sportsmanship & develop a positive work ethic.  Swimmers must be able to swim 1-2 laps of front stroke, back stroke, breaststroke and butterfly based on their age.  All swimmers are required to attend a minimum of three practices per week, Sunday thru Thursday, and attend competitions on Sundays.

Try-outs for our 2018-19 season will take place in September.  Check back in the summer for dates or contact the Aquatics Department, (631)462-9800 x132.

AMERICAN RED CROSS LIFE GUARD PROGRAMS

Lifeguard Training Course (Ages 15+)
All participants must be 15 yrs of age by the completion of the course. Proof of age is required at the time of preliminary swim test. All participants must pass a preliminary swim test to be eligible for the course: 300 meters of freestyle or breaststroke, 20 meters of approach stroke, demonstration of surface dive & retrieval of 10lb. brick & return to the end of the pool. Certification requirements include attendance to all classes, proficiency in CPR/AED, first aid, and lifeguarding skills as well as written exams with a score of 80% or higher.   These certifications are valid for two year.

Lifeguard & CPR Review Course (Ages 15+)
An abbreviated Lifeguard course reviews course information and allows practice of skills and knowledge before testing.  Current certification is required to participate in this review course. Students who successfully complete this course will receive a certificate for Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED, valid for two years.

American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Course (WSI)

This certification course trains swim instructor candidates to teach the fundamental ARC Learn-to-Swim courses including parent & child aquatics, preschool aquatics and learn-to-swim level classes, 1-6.  In order to participate in this certification course, participants must be 16 years of age by the end of the course. Participants must attend all 26 hours of the course and pass a swimming and written exam.

For more information about this class, days and times, please contact Tina Eismont, 631-462-9800 x132 or teismont@syjcc.org