|On behalf of the staff, we welcome your
participation and hope you will consider making the Life Fitness Center a regular stop in
your day. If we can answer any further questions for you please ask at the front counter
or call 344-4119 for assistance.
Purchased by the City in 1984, the private tennis club was renovated to reflect the fitness needs of the community. Since then, it has undergone several major renovations.
LFC Mission Statement: To provide outstanding fitness and recreation opportunities for all.
|The Fitness Center wants to provide a wholesome, safe environment for all to improve and maintain their health. To insure all members have this opportunity, all participants are expected to conduct themselves in a civil, decent manner. Throughout the facility you will see specific rules posted for the area. These are enforced to insure everyone can enjoy their workout time in a safe and clean facility.|
|Rules & Guidelines|
|All I.D. cards will have photos and are non-transferable. Individuals violating this will have their privileges revoked. There is a $5.00 service charge for a replacement card. Membership and program fees are subject to change. Members are expected to bring their card each time they come to use the facility. Failure to do so will result in lost time for both the member and staff while records are verified.|
|The Fitness Center permits children (6 years of age to 11 years of age) to play on the basketball courts, use the pool during family swim times, and track provided they are accompanied and supervised by a parent. After 7:00 p.m. children under 12 years of age must be accompanied and directly supervised by an adult. All children 11 and under dropped off at the Fitness Center at or after 7 p.m., will have their parents called to come and pick them up.|
|The Bettendorf Park Board strongly recommends a physical for all members, particularly those over 35 years of age, who are embarking on a physical conditioning program.|
|This air conditioned exercise room offers a variety of equipment to assist you in improving and maintaining your physical fitness level. Equipment available includes: treadmills, stair steppers, ellipticals, computerized bikes, recumbent bikes, airdynes, and step mill. The room is equipped with BroadCast Vision. Use of the room is limited to those 15 years of age and up, (13 and up with supervision from parent)..|
|The center offers three separate weight rooms for your workouts. The two free-weight rooms, located in the gym area are reserved for individuals 9th grade and up. The two weight rooms are equipped with free weights and a variety of weight machines. The third weight room offers weight machines and an opportunity to cross train. This room is open to members 7th grade and up. All 7th and 8th graders must have a weight room orientation. Orientations are offered to all members with purchase of an initial membership.|
|A partial refund will be given for an annual Fitness Center membership for a documented job transfer, medical reasons, or unusual circumstances. A written request must be received along with all membership cards. Percentage of the refund will be given as follows, from the day of purchase: 30-60 days 50%, 61-91 days 25% of total membership fee. No refunds will be given after 91 days and all refunds are assessed a $10.00 processing fee.|