Club Age/Use Policies

Any behavior by any age child that is inappropriate or a violation of club rules,
policies, or regulations will result in the suspension of club privileges.
Merritt Clubs reserves the right to adjust policies at any time.

Merritt Athletic Clubs adopts rules for the use of the Club facilities for the health, safety, and comfort of all members and guests. Below are the Club Rules currently in effect. These rules may change from time to time as warranted. If you have questions about any of these, please see a staff member.

Ages 16 & Over

  • Unrestricted club use including free weight use without a parent in building

Ages 11-15

WITHOUT a parent in the building, for up to 2 hours:

  • Basketball gym
  • Cardiovascular equipment
  • Strength training circuit (excluding free weights)
  • Group fitness classes (excluding BODYPUMP & GRIT

(Must have successfully completed Junior Fit Certification and wear JFC wrist band or be working with a Certified Personal Trainer)

WITH Responsible Adult NEXT TO CHILD :

  • Basketball gym
  • Cardiovascular equipment
  • Group fitness classes (excluding BODYPUMP & GRIT)
  • Cafe/lobby area
  • Pool use with adult in the building once passed proficiency test

Ages 8-10

  • Pool use with adult in the building once passed proficiency test
  • Basketball gym use with parental supervision
  • *White Marsh only: Cardio equipment – adult/parent must workout next to their child