For over 160 years, the Knoxville Y has been a cornerstone of our community. We are a community leader who supports children, adults, and families in their quests for physical, emotional, and social wellness. We are committed to building strong and healthy-minded children, individuals, families, adults, and communities through our programs and services that promote youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility.
As one of the area’s leading non profits, your membership will help bring about meaningful change in our community, as well as your own life. In addition to the wide range of classes and programs available to each member, we also have financial assistance for those that can’t afford a membership.
Benefits of Membership
At the Knoxville area Y we provide:
- Exceptional fitness, personal training, sports, and aquatic programs.
- Extensive early childhood education and school-age programs
- A safe, family fun environment
Joining the Y gives you unlimited access to 5 East Tennessee locations, free group classes and child watch, member discounts, and more – all with no contract!
- Unlimited access to 5 YMCA of East Tennessee locations
- Nationwide Membership to 2700+ YMCAs in the US and Puerto Rico
- Access to indoor and outdoor pools, basketball gyms, tennis courts, racquetball courts, steamrooms and saunas, functional fitness studios, and more
- Free Group Exercise Classes
- Free Child Watch while you work out
- Free SmartStart appointment to help you set goals, learn to use our equipment, and start on the right path
- Free ActivTrax customized strength workouts on each visit to the Y
- Member discounts on Y programs from swim lessons to child care and more
- No long-term contracts!