Welcome Back Chesterton Members


SAFELY Moving Ahead With Modifications

Last Updated: July 1, 2020

Thanks to you, your amazing fellow members and our dedicated staff, we are safely moving into Phase Three! Safe to say that adapting to a new way of doing routine things has been an adjustment. Just like our muscles, the more we work through change, together, the stronger we become. We appreciate your continued commitment to do your part to keep us all safe.

Based on the announcement made by Governor Holcomb today July 1st, we are implementing the following operational modifications to our Phase Three, effective Sunday, July 5th 2020:

- Our hours will be Monday-Thursday 5am-9pm, Friday 5am-7pm, Saturday-Sunday 7am-5pm, starting July 5th at 7am.
- Temperature checks will remain in place for members and employees.
- Restrictions lifted on capacity and length of stay, as long as social distancing is maintained.
- Guests are allowed back into the facility. Limit one guest per member.
- Employees still required to wear masks. Members and guests encouraged to wear masks.
- All court sports remain closed at this time.
- Towel Service/Clothing Services still on hold at this time.
- Locker rooms remain open with reduced availability.
- Saunas, Steam Rooms and Whirlpools will remain closed at this time.
- Group Exercise classes continue in limited capacity, with social distancing. Reserve your spot with MYiCLUB, required due to limited class sizes.
- Personal Training continues in a limited capacity, with social distancing.
- Family Hours will not be offered at this time; tentatively scheduled to resume on August 1st.
- Parisi Speed School will remain open, while maintaining social distancing.
- Youth swim lessons will not resume at this time. All Swim Lessons will resume in accordance with American Red Cross Guidelines.
- Now offering short term memberships - Summer & Medical Memberships.
- Membership Coordinator sales hours beginning Monday, July 6th as follows: Monday-Thursday 9am-5pm, Friday 9am-1pm, evenings and Saturdays available by appointment only.
- KIDZONE will remain closed, tentatively scheduled to re-open on August 3rd.

As always, our decisions regarding COVID-19 are driven based on sound data and our Governor’s orders. We will remain fluid and keep you updated via email, social media and on our website. Review our COMPLETE RE-OPENING GUIDE for more details.
We look forward to seeing you at the club!

Yours in Health,

Jill Schneider

Manager, Fitness Center

Group Exercise Details

IMPORTANT: Because our classes will resume with limited capacities, we are asking for participants to pre-register online via You can pre-register up to 48 hours in advance. Same day registration is also an option, if space is available.

New to MYiCLUB? Download MYiCLUBonline instructions here. If you require help getting set up, please call us at 219-983-9832 dial "0" and we will be happy to walk you through registration.

For your convenience, download a printable Group Exercise Class schedule. Be sure to have your membership account number available and register for class here.

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Prior to coming to the Club

Q. What hours will the club be open?

         A. Monday-Friday 7am-9pm; Saturday-Sunday 7am-5pm (usage will be closely monitored, hours subject to change).

Q. How do I find out what the club capacity is prior to arrival?

         A. We recommend that you call the club prior to arrival to inquire on capacity.

Q. Will I be screened upon arrival?

         A. Yes, we will be providing temperature checks, conducting a short verbal questionnaire and will require an acknowledgement waiver.  

Q. Can I Bring a guest?

         A. Guests are not allowed during Phase One or Phase Two

Q. Do I have to wear a mask at the fitness center?

         A. Staff will be required to wear masks and members will be encouraged to wear them.

Q. Will locker rooms be open upon re-opening?

         A. Locker rooms will be closed except for restroom usage; ONLY pool users will be able to use showers and change their clothes and store in designated lockers.  Countertop amenities will not be provided

Q. Will pools be avaiable upon re-opening? 

         A. Pools will open with limited capacity and a limit of 30 minutes per member. 

Cleaning, Sanitation and Social Distancing Precautions Upon Re-opening

Q. How can I be assured that I will not contract COVID during my visit?

         A. Sadly, we cannot guarantee that you are 100% safe from contracting the COVID-19 virus. We have taken every step possible to do our part and ask members to do their part by adhering to social distancing and cleaning equipment before and after use.

Q. What measures are in place to keep members safe? 

         A. We have added several several cleaning regimens and are reducing touch points. A few of these precautions include: 

               • Touchless check-in

               • All seating areas spaced for social distancing

               • No gym bags allowed

               • Equipment spaced for social distancing

               • Tracks are closed


Q. When can I take live like Group Exercise Classes?

         A. Live classes tentatively scheduled to begin, in limited capacity, in Phase Two 

Q. Personal Training

         A. Private and Small Group Training will be available for current clients, not Team Training.

Q. What services are closed upon re-opening? 

         A. All Youth Programming is closed in accordance with K-12 guidelines through at least June 30th.  This includes KIDZONE, Swim Lessons and Family Time.  The Parisi Speed School will remain closed in Phase One.


Q.  When will my billing kick back in? 

         A. Your billing will begin Monday, June 1, 2020