The Melrose YMCA is thrilled to announce the grand opening of its highly anticipated fitness floor expansion, set to debut in late May. This transformative project marks a significant milestone in the YMCA’s commitment to providing top-notch facilities and programs to the community.

The new fitness floor boasts a sprawling 6,000 square feet of space, featuring state-of-the-art equipment and amenities to cater to the diverse needs of members. Whether you’re a seasoned athlete or just starting your fitness journey, there’s something for everyone in this cutting-edge facility.

In addition to the expansive fitness center, the Melrose YMCA is introducing several new studios and amenities to enhance the overall wellness experience:


  • Mind Body Studio: A dedicated space for yoga, Pilates, and other mind-body practices, designed to foster relaxation and mindfulness.
  • Cycling Studio (Lower Level): Cyclists rejoice! This brand-new studio offers a dynamic environment for high-energy spin classes, complete with top-of-the-line bikes and immersive audiovisual experiences.
  • New Family Locker Room (Pool Level): Designed to accommodate the needs of families with spacious, convenient facilities.
  • Pool Deck Sauna: After a refreshing swim, unwind in the luxurious sauna located on the pool deck. This tranquil retreat offers the perfect opportunity to relax and rejuvenate post-workout.

Furthermore, the Melrose YMCA has invested in significant upgrades to its pool level locker rooms, ensuring a comfortable and hygienic environment for all members:

Men’s Locker Room (Pool Level):

  • Upgraded shower partitions and additional drainage for improved functionality.
  • Installation of a new ADA-accessible shower stall to enhance accessibility.
  • Sleek epoxy flooring for a clean and durable finish.

Women’s Locker Room (Pool Level):

  • New changing stalls for added privacy and convenience.
  • Introduction of a new ADA-accessible shower stall to promote inclusivity.
  • Upgraded epoxy flooring with enhanced drainage for optimal hygiene.

“We’re thrilled to unveil these exciting enhancements to our facility, which reflect our ongoing commitment to providing exceptional wellness experiences for our members,” said Katelyn Papadopoulos, Senior Executive Director of the Melrose YMCA. “With the addition of our new fitness floor and amenities, we’re excited to empower individuals of all ages and abilities to pursue their health and fitness goals in a welcoming and supportive environment.”

Stay tuned for more details about the grand opening celebration of the new fitness floor at the Melrose YMCA, scheduled for late May. For updates and information about membership opportunities, visit