Sports / Fitness

fitness center

Welcome to Emeryville's Sports & Fitness Center at ECCL—a dedicated space for your fitness journey in the heart of the community. Discover a welcoming environment with diverse workout options tailored to your needs. Join our fitness community and pursue your wellness goals at Emeryville's Fitness Center—where a friendly atmosphere meets your individual fitness journey.

INCLUDES OPEN GYM, FITNESS CENTER, AND AQUATIC FACILITY
FEESADULT (18-49)
YOUTH (7*-17)/SENIORS (50+)
DROP-IN$6 Res/$7 Non-Res
$3 Res/$4 Non-Res
10-VISIT PASS$47 Res/$53 Non-Res
$23 Res/$28 Non-Res

FITNESS CENTER

The ECCL Fitness Center has a wide array of cardio and weight equipment so you can keep in tip-top shape! Here is all the information you need to start sweating!

Hours of Operation:

  • Monday - Friday: 6:00pm - 10:00pm
  • Saturday & Sunday: 8:00am - 8:00pm
  • January 2 - May 31

Closure Dates: 

  • 1/1, 1/15, 2/19, & 5/27

Dates and times are subject to change based on high school sports, holidays, events, programs, and rentals.


Fitness Center Rules

  1. Use equipment at your own risk. 
  2. Consult a physician before beginning any exercise program. Use the equipment for its intended purpose. 
  3. Shirts and shoes must be always worn. No sandals or flip flops. 
  4. Children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by an adult. 
  5. 20-minute limit per station when others are waiting. 
  6. No eating or glass containers in the fitness area. 
  7. Staff have the discretion to limit an activity which may cause injury or inconvenience to others and have the full authority over patrons using the fitness center and may enforce rules not listed as situations warrant.

SPORTS

Pickleball (18+)

  • Saturdays 12:30pm - 6:30pm
  • ECCL Gymnasium
  • Register at rec.us
  • January 2 - May 31

Dive into the thrilling world of pickleball! Our courts are buzzing with energy, welcoming players of all levels for casual games, classes, and non-stop fun. Join a vibrant community of learners and enthusiasts, and let's ace the court together!

Pickleball, a dynamic paddle sport, blends the best of tennis, badminton, and table tennis. Played on a compact court with a plastic ball, it's accessible to all ages and skill levels. Whether indoors or outdoors, the fast-paced rallies and strategic gameplay make pickleball a thrilling and inclusive activity, often enjoyed in doubles play. Originating from the fun antics of a dog named Pickles during its creation, the sport has grown into a widely popular and engaging recreational pursuit

Pickleball at Emeryville Center of Community Life is powered by rec.us

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ADULT OPEN GYM

Embrace the excitement of open gym volleyball and basketball at the Emeryville's Adult Open Gym. Our facility welcomes enthusiasts of all skill levels to partake in spirited and inclusive sessions. Experience the thrill of spiking and diving on well-maintained volleyball courts or showcase your basketball prowess on top-notch courts. Whether you're a seasoned player seeking competition or a beginner looking to enhance your skills, our open gym sessions provide a vibrant and supportive environment. Join our community, stay active, and indulge in the joy of sports at the Emeryville Fitness Center.

Please take the time to read our Open Gym Rules & Etiquette (PDF)

Closure Dates: 

  • 1/1, 1/15, 2/19, & 5/27

Dates and times are subject to change based on high school sports, holidays, events, programs, and rentals.

Basketball Open Gym (18+)

  • Fridays  8:00pm - 11:00pm
  • January 2 - May 31

Basketball Open Gym Rules:

  1. This time is for Basketball play, no other sport is allowed to be played. 
  2. All players must sign up on individual players list. No Team sign-ups allowed. 
  3. Teams will be determined by the next group of players on the list or if someone stops playing. 
  4. Games are recommended to be 10 minutes each if there is a waitlist for players. 
  5. Disputes are settled by shooting a 3-point shot. 
  6. No back court violations. 
  7. Call your own fouls and honor the call of your opponent. 
  8. Do not hang on rim. 
  9. Profanity, abuse of gym equipment/facilities or physical assaults will result in expulsion from the gym.


Volleyball Open Gym (18+)

  • Sundays: 2:00pm - 7:00pm
  • January 2 - May 31

Volleyball Open Gym Rules

  1. This time is for Volleyball play, no other sport is allowed to be played. 
  2. All players must sign up on individual players list. No Team sign-ups allowed. 
  3. Teams will be determined by the next group of players on the list or if someone stops playing. 
  4. Games are recommended to be 15 minutes each if there is a waitlist for players. 
  5. Rock/paper/scissors determines which team receives the choice of either the serve or the court. 
  6. Call your own line and net violations. 
  7. Foot faults, lifts, and double hits are on the honor system.