Gymnasium and Fitness FAQS
Q: Do I need to wear a mask to the facility?
A: Masks or face coverings must be worn by everyone, unless they are using fitness equipment. Only gymnasts may remove masks (with their coaches permission) when using apparatus and performing high-level skills on all events.
Q: What protocols are in place when entering a Parks & Recreation facility.
A: Arlington County has specific guidelines in place based on the Forward Virginia plan.
Q: Is the fitness equipment safe to use?
A: Arlington County cannot disinfect all surfaces and furnishings to completely stop the spread of COVID-19.
- Equipment has been moved or powered off to keep the correct distancing. Do not turn on a powered off machine or move equipment.
- Clean the equipment before and after use. Cleaner is available in the centers.
Q: Are locker rooms, showers and saunas open?
A: Locker rooms and showers are open. Saunas are closed. Restrooms are available, however, capacities should be observed.
Q: Will towels be available?
A: No, towel service has been discontinued.
View Gymnasium and Fitness Center Guidelines.