Hamilton Area YMCA

Group Exercise

Let’s Move Together!

Join us for a group exercise class to have our certified instructors lead you through a motivating and invigorating workout, leaving you energetic and wanting more! Group exercise is a great way to share fitness with your friends and have fun in a safe, encouraging, and effective environment for all levels!

The Hamilton YMCA offers over 100 land and water classes each week, all included with your membership!

A variety of classes are offered for all levels and special populations. Every member is encouraged to try different classes and instructors to find what’s best for you!

Classes include:

  • LesMills® BODYPUMP
  • Barre
  • Yoga
  • Zumba
  • STRONG by Zumba
  • Cycle
  • Step
  • Tabata
  • willPower & grace
  • Muscle Conditioning
  • Interval training
  • Bokwa
  • Insanity
  • Pilates
  • Water fitness
  • And more!
Check the "Resources" tab on the upper right-hand side of the page for this session's Group Exercise class schedule!

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Class Locations

  • Studio 1 (S1)
  • Studio 2 (S2)
  • Dance Studio (DS)
  • Spirit, Mind and Body Center (SMB)
  • Heated Indoor Pool


  • For all classes, please arrive 5 minutes prior to the start of class to ensure ample time to set-up and reserve your spot.
  • For the safety of yourself and others, members will not be permitted into a class past the first 10 minutes. 
  • All classes and instructors are subject to change.
  • Member must be at least 13 years to participate in Group Exercise Classes.

Intro to Group Ex

Are you new to Group Exercise? Do you take classes but need a refresher on technique and the terms used? Join us on Fridays at 5:00 p.m. in the SMB Studio for “Intro to Group Ex”. Classes will run at a lower intensity and will focus on teaching proper technique, learning frequently used terms and how to get the most out of your Group Exercise classes at the Hamilton Area Y!

March 3: LesMills BODYPUMP101 Part I with Michelle
March 10: Yoga 101 with Chris
March 17: STRONG by Zumba 101 with Lisa
March 24: Insanity 101 with Gia
March 31: LesMills BODYPUMP101 Part II with Michelle
April 7: Kickboxing 101 with Arlene
April 14: Pilates 101 with Joe
April 21: Hatha Yoga 101 with Cheri

“Intro to Group Ex” will run every other session.

Outdoor Boot Camp

Weekly Boot Camp - Starts Saturday, May 6


The Hamilton Area YMCA is part of an initiative to keep our community healthy. We are offering free Saturday morning Boot Camp workouts led by a certified Hamilton Area YMCA instructor at the Sawmill Branch! Bring a friend and work up a sweat before hitting the beach! Non-members are welcome!

Dates: Every Saturday (weather permitting)
Time: 7:45 - 9:00 a.m. 
Location: Hamilton Area YMCA Sawmill Branch - 185 Sawmill Road, Hamilton, NJ 08620

Be sure to check our Health & Well-Being Facebook page for updates & announcements!