A. Rules of Operation
i. The Fitness Center is open from 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM, 7 days a week with the use of a key located in the Business Office. Valid MLMA Facilities Pass holders shall have access to the key once they sign in and present a current facilities pass to the staff in the Business Office. The Board reserves the right to change the hours of operation by posting the hours in the Fitness Center.
ii. Persons using the Fitness Center must turn off all lights, fans and the TV if they are the last person to leave the Fitness Center.
i. Pets are not allowed in the Fitness Center except for a service animal accompanying a person with a disability.
ii. Fitness Center users shall be considerate of other users by keeping noise levels to a minimum. Audio devices (e.g., music players) and personal radios shall be used only with earphones that are kept at a low volume in order to avoid disturbing others.
iii. Tobacco use of any kind is prohibited in the Fitness Center.
iv. No food may be brought into or consumed in the Fitness Center. Non-alcoholic beverages contained in non-glass, spill-proof containers may be brought into and consumed in the Fitness Center — all other drinks are prohibited.
v. No valid MLMA Facilities Pass holders may charge fees for personal instruction, or for conducting classes, in the Fitness Center without the prior approval of the Board. Any valid MLMA Facilities Pass holders providing such instruction as approved by the Board must sign a Waiver as required by the Board.
vi. Users must wear appropriate exercise clothing in the Fitness Center, including rubber-soled athletic shoes. No weights, mats, or other equipment or furnishings may be removed from the Fitness Center at any time.
vii. Mobile phone use in the Fitness Center shall be for emergencies only. All other mobile phone conversations shall be conducted outside of the Fitness Center.
C. Use of Equipment
i. Fitness Center equipment must be used in accordance with manufacturer recommendations. Manufacturer recommendations are available in the Business Office and in the Fitness Center.
ii. Users of the Fitness Center must wipe off machines and benches before and after each use in order to sanitize equipment. Disinfectants are available in the Fitness Center for this purpose.
iii. All exercise equipment is available on a first-come, first-served basis. The use of cardiovascular machines is limited to 30 minutes, including warm-up and cool-down, while others are waiting.
iv. All mats, free weights, and other movable equipment must be returned to their designated places after each use.
v. Free weights shall not be dropped on the floor, or handled in any way that will damage the weights or the floor.
vi. All injuries or accidents that occur in the Fitness Center shall be reported immediately to the Business Office.