Alexander County Family YMCA
The Alexander County Family YMCA is a state-of-the-art facility conveniently located near downtown Taylorsville. The Y offers great group exercise programs, a comprehensive wellness center, as well as a wide range of youth development programs.
Click here to check out our Program Guide
Hours of Operation:
Mon – Thurs: 5:00am – 9:00pm
Child Watch Hours:
Ages: 6 wks – 11 years
Monday – Thursday: 9am-1pm; 4-8pm
Address & Phone
260 Black Oak Ridge Road
Phone: (828) 632-9699
Healthy Kids Day Color Run
Color My Run
This fun 5K course is a combination of paved sidewalk and trail run that includes a healthy dose of fun and lots and lots of COLOR!! Bring family and friends to challenge yourself for a great run followed by games, inflatables, food and lots more. A great time for young and old!
Mark your calendar!
Saturday, April 25
Barium Springs Family YMCA
Race Day Registration: 8:00-9:00am
Race Start: 9:30am
$35/person, $40/person on Run Day
Post race activities including food, inflatables, games and more.
Contact Tara Boyd at firstname.lastname@example.org or 704.883.0780 or the Statesville Family YMCA at 704.873.9622.
Youth Fit Class
This class is designed for youth – elementary age to middle school. This class will engage your child in a fun and friendly atmosphere. Combination or P.E. style workouts, as well as weight-bearing workouts, and cardio exercises will keep your child moving. Best of all, it’s free!
Mondays and Wednesdays
Come join the fun!
Frye Medical Center will be here offering a variety of FREE health screenings at the Alexander County Family YMCA, including:
Bone Density Heel Scan (women only)
Full Cardiac Screening: Cholesteral, Glucose, Height, Weight, BMI, Waist Circumference, Blood Pressure and PVD (peripheral vascular disease)
Mammography (insurance to be filed)
I can do all things through Christ which strengthens me. Philippians 4:13
Do you need your Spirit lifted and your body revived? Do you want to be spiritually fit while getting physically fit?
Body Revival is a program that combines faith and fitness that will enhance your faith and transform your health. You will move to uplifting praise worship music and leave feeling energized!
Come and join the fun while praising and sweating in the Spirit. Workout and worship as a family.
Combine your desire to get healthy with the Power of your Faith for the complete BODY REVIVAL you’ve been waiting for. Come praise your way through to a more complete you!
Mondays at 12:15pm and 4:15pm
Free to members, $5 for potential members
123 Go Play AC
The Alexander Family YMCA is proud to be a part of 123 Go Play AC, a coalition group made up of local community volunteers. Our goal is to keep kids healthy through exercise and nutrition. Click here for more information or check out the video.
Barium Springs Family YMCA Xtreme Challenge Run
Join us for the Barium Springs Family YMCA Xtreme Challenge Run!
Tackle this tough 3.5-mile running course with a variety of obstacles including climbing walls, creek runs, phone pole and log leaps, rope and steep hill climbs, tire runs and mud pits – all set in natural terrain.
Mark your calendar!
Saturday, March 28, 2015
Race Day Registration: 7:45-8:45am
Race Start: 9:00am
Run held at the Barium Springs Family YMCA
$35/Person; $40/Person on Run Day
$120/Team of 4; $140/Team of 4 on Run Day
What others have to say about the Xtreme Challenge Run!
“The Xtreme Challenge Run was a hair raising experience” David Walker from the team named “The Tortoise and the Hairs”
“This is a great event that will challenge you physically and it also enjoyable. Great event to run with friends and family” Paula K. Miller
Contact Tara Boyd at email@example.com at 704.883.0780
Share Your Thoughts
Now Accepting YMCA Secret Shoppers
We value you as a member and always welcome your feedback. Become a YMCA Secret Shopper to evaluate our facilities and help us continue to improve as an organization so we can deliver the very best member service possible.
If you’re interested in participating, please contact the Welcome Center for more information or apply at strategicreflections.com. You’ll work directly with Strategic Reflections, Inc., an independent customer research firm, to conduct “mystery shops” and receive compensation for evaluating the quality of your member experience at a YMCA branch in your area.
See the membership desk with any questions.
Group Exercise Classes
Classes are open to all exercise levels, with alternative movements offered for different skill levels to maximize your personal workout. Our instructors are happy to give additional guidance to beginners. Just introduce yourself before class! Minimum age is 12 years (with a parent).