Welcome to your newest member benefit, Virtual Y!
Join us on Wednesday, January 27 for our launch party.
From kids, teens, and adults to seniors and families, the Y has "virtually" something for everyone! Created just for members, the Virtual Y is your new destination for at-home, whole-person health content only the Y can deliver.
Break a sweat, slow it down, and maybe take home a t-shirt or two! Here's a look at our line-up:
|Start Time||Duration||Live Event Name||Streaming Options|
|7:00 AM||45 minutes||Bootcamp||Virtual Y Only|
|9:00 AM||1 hour||Yoga - All Levels||Virtual Y & Facebook Live|
|10:00 AM||45 minutes||Try the Tech: Virtual Y||Virtual Y & Facebook Live|
|11:00 AM||1 hour||Total Body Conditioning||Virtual Y & Facebook Live|
|12:30 PM||1 hour||Yoga - Vinyasa||Virtual Y Only|
|1:30 PM||10 minutes||Mid-Day Dance Break||Virtual Y & Facebook Live|
|2:30 PM||45 minutes||STEM Experiment & Virtual Youth Programs Overview||Virtual Y & Facebook Live|
|3:30 PM||45 minutes||Managing Self-Care and Stress During a Pandemic: Riding the COVID Coaster||Virtual Y Only|
|4:30 PM||45 minutes||Adult Cooking Class||Virtual Y & Facebook Live|
|5:30 PM||1 hour||Turbo Kick||Virtual Y Only|
|6:30 PM||10 minutes||Wrap Party||Virtual Y & Facebook Live|
Anna can't wait to celebrate Virtual Y with you on Wednesday, January 27th! Don't forget to join her dance break at 1:30 pm and wrap party at 6:30 pm.
Our virtual offerings cover just about every area of interest, age, and level of expertise. Learn more about what to expect when Virtual Y launches this January.
We're expanding our live and on-demand classes just for members. All that's needed is your email address to sign in. Before we launch, consider checking your contact information or ending your membership hold.
We've created a new, easy to use library of live and on-demand classes filmed at our local Y's. Popular classes include Barre, AOA Strength & Chair, High Intensity Interval Training, and Yoga.
Bring hours of engaging DIY learning and fun into your home with on-demand video lessons for every kid. Topics include STEM, outdoor environmental education, arts & crafts, sports & movement, and so much more.
The Y is nothing without community. Keep an eye out for new ways to engage, from connecting over video in a group exercise class to helping us improve this platform through brief surveys. The Virtual Y is built for you, by you!
Did you know we offer member rates on a variety of virtual programs at the Y? Here's a look at what's free for members or available at a special member rate.
Our virtual and interactive cooking classes focus on nutritious and delicious foods. Classes are free for Y members or $15 for community members. Learn more >
Learn classic Tae Kwon Do moves, plus flexibility, coordination, and confidence. Classes are $40 for members, $70 for community members. Learn more >
Create lasting change and learn sustainable ways to eat healthier, move more and lose weight with Lose to Win. This program is free for members. Learn more >
During school breaks, the Y's Camp in a Box brings the magic of summer camp to wherever you are. Sessions start at $60 for members, $75 for community members. Learn more >
1. I thought you already had online classes? What’s different with Virtual Y?
With Virtual Y, we’re making major improvements to virtual content, including:
The Virtual Y is just for members, launching Wednesday, January 27th.
2. What is happening to the classes you stream on Facebook?
We will continue to stream group exercise classes to Facebook through Friday, February 12. After the 12th, we will invite community to use a limited number of classes and on-demand content in our Healthy Living Room. If you are not yet a member, consider joining us or learning more about the benefits of membership.
3. My membership is on hold. Can I still use Virtual Y?
Like other membership benefits, your membership must be active in order to use Virtual Y. You can get started re-activating your membership hold using this brief form.
4. Is there a cost for Virtual Y?
The Virtual Y is free for members. If you’re not a member and are interested in Virtual Y content, consider joining us or learning more about the benefits of membership. Financial assistance is available if you need it.
5. Do you have a membership option just for Virtual Y access? I don’t want to use the Y in-person.
We do not currently have a virtual-only membership option. However, membership is so much more than a gym. Learn more about the variety of membership benefits. Financial assistance is available if you need it.
6. Do I need to download an app to use Virtual Y?
You do not need a mobile app to access the Virtual Y. Once it launches, you will be able to sign in to Virtual YMCA on any device, including your phone or tablet, to take a class with us or use an on-demand workout. We do not currently have a mobile app for the Y of Greater Seattle.
With a shared commitment to nurturing the potential of kids, improving health and well-being, and supporting our neighbors, your membership will not just bring about meaningful change in yourself, but also in your community.
Find the latest information about our welcome back plan, including safety information and what’s important to know before you go, in our Welcome Back to the Y guide.
We've made it easier than ever to find member and account information with our new Support Center. Find instructions for managing your account, easy access to request forms, and a complete list of our policies all in one place.