As per the Government of Alberta, effective November 15, 2021, proof of COVID-19 vaccination will only be accepted with an Alberta vaccine records with QR codes (paper or digital). Learn more

COVID -19 Protocols: Fitness

COVID-19 Procedures

The JCC has implemented the Restrictions Exemption Program (REP) in line with the City of Calgary Vaccine Passport Bylaw. This program requires that all members and patrons 12 years and older accessing our building provide one of the following:

  • Alberta vaccine record with a QR code (paper or digital);
  • Proof of a privately-paid negative PCR or rapid test within 72 hours of service (tests from AHS or Alberta Precision Laboratories not allowed); or
  • Documentation of a medical exemption.


All members and guests must follow the procedures outlined below.

  • Do not come to the JCC if you have a fever, cough, sore throat, runny nose, shortness of breath, or are a close contact of a person who tested positive for COVID-19.
  • Pre-registration is not required to access the weight room.
  • Pre-registration is required for all GroupX classes. Time slots can be pre-booked online two days in advance for JCC members (login prior to booking your spot). The public can pre-book one day in advance for $10 per spot.
  • Cancellations must be made online at least eight hours prior to the start time of your reserved spot – otherwise, a $5 cancellation fee will be applied to your account. How to cancel a booking.
  • Masks are mandatory at all times anywhere in the JCC, except when exercising.
  • Upon arrival at the JCC you must show proof of vaccination, sanitize your hands, and confirm your reservation with the instructor.
  • Continue to practice physical distancing, at all times.
  • Arrive on time for class. Late entry will not be permitted.
  • Disinfect equipment before and after use. There are sanitizing wipes located in group fitness rooms.
  • Please bring your own mat, yoga strap, and band.
  • Bring your own water bottle as water fountains are only available for bottle refill.