Conduct Guide

All members and guests of the YMCA of McDonough County have a responsibility to behave properly while on the YMCA premises. A person's behavior may not:

  • Be inappropriate to the situation
  • Interfere with the safety of others
  • Interfere with other member's/guests' enjoyment and use of the facility
  • Show lack of respect for the rights of others
  • Damage YMCA or personal property

Infractions such as:

  • Foul language or disrespect toward staff, members, or guests
  • Excessive horseplay
  • Entering age restricted areas will result in disciplinary measures being taken
    • Weight and Cardio rooms (Age 14 and over, 13 with direct adult supervision) 
    • Indoor Track (Age 14 and over, young children if accompanied and within arms length of parent/guardian 18 years or older
  • Violence
  • Fighting
  • Gang representation or activity
  • The possession, use, or sale of drugs/alcohol
  • The possession of firearms/weapons

Any of the behavior listed above will result in:

  • The member/guest being directed to leave the building immediately
  • Filing of an Incident Report by staff member
  • Immediate suspension of YMCA privileges
  • Where warranted, criminal prosecution

It is understood that a member's/guest's participation is at the discretion of the YMCA.