Welcome to the YMCA — Join One, Join All

Join the Y and find more than just a place to work out. Let us help you reach your goals for health and well-being, connect you with friends and neighbors and provide opportunities to serve our greater community. Whether you're looking to start healthy habits or training for your next big race, at the Y you’ll find countless opportunities to get moving and experience the joy of better health — all in a safe and supportive environment that feels like home.


Already a member? Share your Y with a friend and get a free month for every friend who joins! Get your support crew and workout buddies all in the same place! Learn more about our Refer a Friend program.



We're thrilled to share that we've moved to new technology platforms that will make it easier to connect with the Y. Features include:

  • New My Y account portal.
  • New registration platform.
  • New group fitness class schedules.
  • New YMCA app.



With hundreds of programs and group fitness classes happening all week at our 14 different locations throughout San Diego County, achieving your health and wellness goals have never been easier. That's because when you join one Y, you join them all!

  • Access to our 14 different locations throughout San Diego County.
  • Unlimited free group fitness classes with hundreds of options, including HIIT, Zumba, BODYPUMP, yoga, Pilates, cycling and water fitness.
  • State-of-the-art fitness centers with circuit training and free weights.
  • Wellness staff are available to answer questions on fitness, machine use, group fitness classes and more. It is our goal to make you comfortable and support your goals and wellness journey.
  • Indoor and outdoor pools, spas and splash pads with options for lap swim, water exercise, family play time and more.
  • Our Child Watch service is available to those with family memberships for an additional monthly fee. 
  • Up to 25% off programs and early access for paid programs for the whole family to enjoy, like camp, youth sports, swim lessons and hundreds of other programs!
  • Unlimited access to live and on-demand virtual exercise classes taught by your favorite instructors on our Virtual YMCA
  • Social, educational and wellness activities and services specifically for our Y Active Adults ages 55+
  • Family activities like family swim, Parent's Night Out, birthday parties and more.

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Support for the Military

The Y is proud to offer membership support to our military families. In appreciation for those who serve our country, we will waive the join fee and provide 10% off monthly membership dues to active, veteran and retired military who join the YMCA. Learn more about support available to military families.

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Renew Active

Renew Active, available through UnitedHealthcare Medicare plans, provides a waived join fee and a senior individual membership at no cost.


We are committed to ensuring everyone has access to the Y. If you need financial assistance to help with the cost of your membership or program, our scholarships allow you to participate at a reduced rate. 

Corporate Wellness

A healthy and productive workforce is key to a successful business. The Y offers group membership incentives to help local San Diego businesses provide more opportunities to learn, play, and get healthy.

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