Membership

Be the first to join the Downtown YMCA!

The first 500 new members will receive a welcome package valued up to $200 including a choice of a free first month or free personal training session. The Kelowna Downtown Y membership will also include one pass per week to access the Kelowna Family YMCA and H2O Adventure + Fitness Centre, so you can get a head start on your health and wellness goals prior to the new centre opening. You can begin using these passess immediately after pre-purchasing your Downtown Y membership. 

YMCA Sales Centre Now Open

Visit our friendly YMCA team at the Towne Centre Mall to secure your membership. We'll be there every Monday to Friday from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.  You may also visit the Kelowna Family YMCA and H2O Adventure + Fitness Centre to secure your Downtown Y membership.

Looking to get started on your health goals earlier? Join the Kelowna Family YMCA or H2O Adventure + Fitness Centre now. You can then transfer your membership to the Downtown YMCA when it opens.

YMCA Membership Benefits

YMCA membership offers great value and access to a wide range of programs and services including:

  • One-on-one, evidence-based fitness counseling proven to help you stick with exercise long-term – no more starting and stopping.
  • Specialty Health Programs (cardiac, hip and knee, COPD, fall prevention, and more) recognized by Interior Health and supervised by Certified Exercise Physiologists.
  • A wide array of engaging group fitness programs for all ages and abilities.
  • Access to all YMCA’s across Canada. 
  • Complimentary member lockers.
  • Friendly YMCA staff to provide over-the-top service.

Everyone is Welcome!

It is our mission to ensure anyone who wishes to join our YMCA family can do so regardless of their financial situation. If you or someone you know cannot afford to pay the full price of a membership, we have a solution to overcome that barrier. Ask a YMCA staff member about our Sponsored Membership options.

YMCA of Okanagan is an authorized Exercise is Medicine Canada® member. When your doctor uses this prescription, your YMCA membership is considered a medical expense for tax purposes (see your tax specialist for more information). Ask your doctor for the Exercise is Medicine prescription to the YMCA!

Child and Youth Membership

If you have a membership with the Downtown Y, you will have the opportunity to purchase a membership for your child at the Kelowna Family YMCA or H2O Adventure + Fitness Centre at the lower rate; giving them access to swim lessons and other programs.

Purchasing Your Continuous Membership

Memberships for the Downtown YMCA will be available for purchase soon! Looking to get started on your health goals earlier? Join the Kelowna Family YMCA or H2O Adventure + Fitness Centre now and we can have your membership transferred to the Downtown YMCA when it opens.

Step 1: Visit the kelowna Family YMCA or H2O Adventure + Fitness Centre and bring in your preferred method of payment for the pre-authorized monthly payment plan (stamped PAD or blank check for direct debit, MasterCard or Visa).

Step 2: Your first month's membership fee and applicable membership card fees are required to sign up for membership.

Step 3: We will take your picture and print you a membership card. You are now YMCA member!

Step 4: Once the new Downtown YMCA facility is open, contact us and we will transfer your membership seamlessly.

Membership Fees

Based on a pre-authorized monthly payment plan. No minimum term required—may be cancelled anytime for a $30 administration fee (a maximum of $30 per family if all members cancel at once). Rejoin within 6 months and we will credit you back your cancellation fee.

Type Monthly Fees
Adult (24–64) $52.00
Senior (65+) $42.00
Young Adult (19–24) $42.00

GST will be added to membership fee at time of sale. Facility punch cards are non-refundable. Fees are subject to annual rate increases. All non-payments are subject to an administration fee of $10.00. Membership PLUS requires a $15.00 refundable card deposit. Membership rates are effective from January 1, 2017.

For child and youth membership rates, please see the Kelowna Family YMCA or H2O Adventure + Fitness Centre.