MOVATI ATHLETIC MEMBER ETIQUETTE
September 2022

Our mission at MOVATI Athletic is to consistently deliver an experience that makes our members, staff, and guests feel welcome, feel comfortable, and feel healthy. Our established guidelines and policies will optimize every member’s health and fitness experience. Respectful and courteous conduct is expected by all members, staff, and guests. Aggressive and/or inappropriate conduct, including offensive/vulgar language directed towards any person in the club, will not be tolerated.

  • Wipe down (wipes provided throughout the club) and return your equipment to the proper place when finished.
  • Remove winter outdoor footwear in lobby; do not wear wet, soiled, dirty outdoor boots throughout the club.
  • Chalk is not permitted to be used on equipment.
  • If you need to talk on your phone, move to the lobby area for privacy and to avoid disruption to other members.
  • To avoid spills and breakage, only secured, non-glass drinking containers are permitted in the entire club.
  • Everyone in the club is expected to respect each other’s privacy therefore capturing video or photos within the changeroom is strictly prohibited and will result in immediate termination of your membership. This includes ‘selfie’ photos in the changeroom and photos throughout the club that include other members and staff.
  • For the privacy of all children in our youth programs, capturing photos and/or videos during any youth program activity (including swim lessons) is strictly prohibited.
  • Proper athletic attire is always required, including shirts and shoes, unless noted otherwise in the specific area.
  • Appropriate fitting bathing suits must be worn in the pool area (undergarments are not permitted). Material including spandex, neoprene, and lycra are acceptable. Accommodation for religious dress requirements must fall within these guidelines.
  • MOVATI Athletic personal trainers and instructors are the only authorized professionals to provide coaching, nutritional consultation, and/or program design within the club.
  • No gym bags are allowed beyond the changeroom; lock up your belongings in one of the lockers available for day use only.
  • MOVATI Athletic is not responsible for lost or stolen items.
  • Sharing of membership cards will result in immediate termination of membership.
  • Swiping of your membership barcode is required upon entry to the club.
Studio Fitness Etiquette

  • Group fitness classes are open to reservations 73 hours before the class begins; reservations are completed through the MOVATI app.
  • Arrive a minimum of 5 minutes before class begins to check into the class, set up equipment, and settle into your space.
  • Once the “no entry” sign is outside the studio door, the class has begun, and late entries will not be permitted into the class.
  • Cell phones and personal items should be kept in day-use lockers provided; cell phones are not permitted in Yoga classes. Locks are available for purchase at our front desk.
  • You are required to bring their own Yoga props (blocks, mats, straps); towel and water are recommended for Hot Yoga.
  • If you need to leave a class early, please inform the instructor in advance.
  • For your safety and the safety of other members, fitness studio doors are locked when not in use.
Steam Room & Sauna Etiquette

  • Refrain from conducting personal hygiene (ex. shaving, nail clipping, applying lotions or perfumes, hair dying etc).
  • Users must be fully covered in a towel or bathing suit.
  • It is recommended users under the age of 17 not use the steam room and/or sauna.
  • Pregnant women and persons suffering from heart disease, diabetes, or high blood pressure should not use the steam room and/or sauna.
  • No food or glass containers are allowed.
  • Do not tamper with the temperature gauge and/or sauna rocks.
  • Capturing photos and/or videos is strictly prohibited.
Guest Pass Policy

  • Guests must be over the age of 13 and signed into the club by an adult. Please note proof of age may be required to confirm 13 years of age or older. Adult guests must provide government-issued photo ID as well as complete the digital MOVATI Athletic liability waiver upon entry.
  • Check with your club regarding day pass fees and the time day passes are available to activate.
  • All day pass options are valid for same-day use only (club-specific hours apply).
  • All guests must comply with MOVATI Athletic Member Etiquette.
Youth Program Etiquette (Playroom, Aquatics, Active Kids Club, Camps)

  • For the privacy of all children in our youth programs, capturing photos and/or videos during any youth program activity (including swim lessons) is strictly prohibited.
  • Parent/guardian must stay on MOVATI Athletic premises while children are involved in youth programs unless noted for a specific program (ex. camps).
  • Please be aware we are NOT a nut-free environment; our Café offers products containing nuts and we cannot guarantee the Playroom is a nut-free environment.
  • For the health of all children and staff, do not bring your child if they are sick (ex. cold, flu, fever, loose bowels, discharge from their nose).
  • EpiPens and inhalers must always be with the child while in our Youth Programs. Please be advised a child will not be admitted into any Youth Program with an expired or missing EpiPen. MOVATI Athletic is not able to store medications overnight.
  • Booking notice for the Playroom is required; please speak to Playroom staff at your club to determine booking days, times, and payment options.
  • Playroom visits are limited to two hours per day.
  • All children must have indoor shoes or socks. Bare feet are not permitted.
  • MOVATI Athletic Youth Programs are available to kids ages 3 months – 12 years old; adult registering child(s) must be a current member to participate.
  • Children 12 years and younger cannot be left unattended anywhere in the club.
Failure to comply with MOVATI Athletic Member Etiquette, may result in membership suspension and/or termination.