March 29, 2021

Updates Guidelines Effective May 24:

By The DAHLC
Downtown facility access is currently open to all membership types, including new members as of Monday, May 24. This means Mayo Clinic employees, retirees, volunteers, students, dependents, spouses, and new members will be able to use the downtown facility! Members who have been on freeze, please reactivate your membership here prior to coming in.

In addition, limited in-person fitness classes are back! Each class has ten spots available and registration is required. You can register for in-person classes through the DAHLC Website 7 days in advance from the start date and time of each class. Members are limited to one in-person class per day. If you are new to using our class registration system on our website, click here for a brief ‘How To Guide’. If you are not able to reserve a spot for an in-person class, you can still take a virtual class via Zoom using the same registration process. 

Updated ReOpen FAQs

Membership Account Details

Payroll Deduction Memberships
Your membership will continue where it left off prior to our March 17, 2020 closure in terms of your incentive period and incentive visits. Your first payroll deduction will be seen on the June 1st paycheck.
Pre-paid Memberships
Your membership will continue where it left off prior to our March 17, 2020 closure in terms of your incentive period and incentive visits.

Student Spouses
Your membership will automatically become active again for you to start using our facility on Monday, May 24th. If you wish to remain on freeze or cancel your membership, please click here.

Adult Dependents
Your membership will automatically become active again for you to start using our facility on Monday, May 24th. If you wish to remain on freeze or cancel your membership, please click here.

Employee Spouses
Your membership will automatically become active again for you to start using our facility on Monday, May 24th. If you wish to remain on freeze or cancel your membership, please click here.

Volunteers & Volunteer Spouses
Your membership will remain on freeze until re-activated by you. You can either do so in person at the DAHLC front desk or by clicking here.

Retirees & Retiree Spouses
Your membership will remain on freeze until re-activated by you. You can either do so in person at the DAHLC front desk or by clicking here.

Open locations

Downtown Rochester
St. Mary's Generose 24/7 remains closed at this time

Hours of Operation

Monday-Friday 4:30am-8pm
Saturday-Sunday 6am-6pm

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Our Commitment to Safety

Physical Distancing

  • Physical distancing requires at least 6ft of distancing from others
  • Reduced cardio equipment on the floor allowing ample space between members
  • Equipment not available will be marked with signage
  • New floor plan for weight equipment to allow for more space between machines
  • Designated areas available for personal use. One member per space
  • Capacity limits posted outside of studios and certain areas of the fitness floor

Commitment to Cleanliness 

  • Cleanliness has always been a top priority for the Dan Abraham Healthy Living Center. Our staff will be cleaning equipment, studios and frequently touched spaces on a regular schedule.
    • EPA registered, hospital grade products used 
    • Members to disinfect equipment pre and post use
    • Increased availability of hand sanitizer throughout the facility
    • Increased sanitizing of facility spaces and equipment by our employees

Managed Capacity

  • We’ve added a capacity tracking system while we operate under a reduced capacity. This will require you to check-in and check-out of the facility.
    • Prior to coming into use the facility, please check the capacity tracker the homepage of the DAHLC website
    • All staff will be wearing masks for safe interactions with members at the desk and throughout the facility
    • Swipe access badge yourself for touchless check-in & check-out to ensure we are managing our numbers accurately

Classes & Pool Access

  • Limited in-person fitness classes are currently available at the DAHLC. In addition, we continue to offer Virtual fitness classes and EX4 trainings are available for members and all Mayo Clinic employees.
  • Both pools are available for use with limited capacity:
    • 6 lanes total are available (2 in Fitness Pool & 4 in Lap Pool)
    • One member is allowed per lane at a time
    • Please adhere to a 30 minute limit
  • The whirlpool and steam rooms are not available at this time

Locker Rooms

  • Locker rooms will be available with limited amenities. We ask that you bring as few items as possible to the DAHLC to limit your time in the locker room.
    • Physical distancing to be maintained in locker rooms
    • Capacities for each locker bay posted to maintain appropriate space for distancing
    • Lockers available for use will be identified with signs
    • Bathrooms, sinks, and showers will be available
    • Hair dryers will not be available. Members may bring their own
    • No lotion provided
    • Disinfecting wipes and hand sanitizer available throughout the locker rooms

Towel Service

  • Towel service no longer be available
  • Members are welcome to bring their own towels
  • If you were to forget your towel, they are available for purchase at the Front Desk for $2

Face Masks

  • All staff and members wear masks at all times, including while exercising. The mask must fit securely over the nose and under the chin. The exceptions to universal masking are for pool and shower use.
    • Examples of acceptable masks include personally provided single-use surgical mask and double-ply cloth masks
    • Masks with vents, bandannas and neck gaiters/buffs are not allowed
    • Personal grooming involving the removal of a mask is not permitted
    • Members who are uncomfortable wearing a mask or cannot wear one may return to the DAHLC when they are able to do so or when masks are no longer a requirement
    • Members are encouraged to wash personal masks and bring a spare to change when visibly soiled
    • Non-compliance with universal masking will result in being asked to leave the DAHLC, and potentially membership suspension and/or corrective action if an employee

Equipment Availability

  • The facility space and equipment have been reconfigured to adhere to social distancing.
    • Fitness floors, studios, strength equipment, walking/running track, and limited cardio equipment are available for use.
    • Members are required to clean equipment before and after use

Amenities and Services

  • Massage will no longer be available. If interested, massage services are available at the Healthy Living Program Rejuvenate Spa located on the fifth floor of the DAHLC
  • Hydro massage is and able to be reserved in the Member Portal or through the Front Desk 507-266-4688
  • Child Care is not available
  • The Center Café is open
  • In person training, evaluation, and programs not available
  • Limited in-person classes are currently available to members. Virtual fitness classes and EX4 continue to be available for all members and Mayo Clinic employees.

How You Can Help

Keeping our spaces clean and safe will be a team effort from all of us- staff and members. Here is how you can help.

  • Stay home if you or anyone in your household has recently or is currently experiencing any COVID-19 symptoms.  A current list of COIVD-19 symptoms can be found on the CDC website
  • Wipe down equipment before and after use with the wipes provided and allow the cleaned surface to fully dry before using
  • Wash your hands frequently. When a sink isn't nearby, use hand sanitizer. It is recommended to clean your hands upon entering, exiting and throughout the facility
  • Maintain at least 6 ft. physical distance between yourself and others
  • Keep your mask on at all times while in the facility - except for pool and shower use

We appreciate your assistance as we work together to keep the Dan Abraham Healthy Living Center a low-risk environment where members can focus on their health and well-being.

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I have been a loyal and frequent member to the facilities. My daily workout ALWAYS included the Precor Stepper, NOT the Stepmill. I would strongly encourage placing at least one on the floor. Thank you for considering.

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Will it still be necessary to call ahead and be assigned a specific time slop for general use.

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@barbarar

Will it still be necessary to call ahead and be assigned a specific time slop for general use.

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From the registration section: Effective Monday, May 3, 2021, facility and pool reservations are no longer required.

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