Baker Family Center
General Workout Rules
- Users participate
at their own risk.
- Prior to
participation, you will be invited to attend an orientation on
the equipment, its
proper use, and the risks of injury
associated with improper use.
- Please do
not attempt to use a piece of equipment if you do not
know how to use it
- Use equipment
for its intended purpose only.
- No horseplay,
including loud and/or offensive language.
tobacco, glass bottles, and cans are not allowed on the fitness center
- Water in
a plastic container is the only beverage allowed on the fitness center floor.
- Show respect
for the facility and equipment.
- Fitness Center
is not responsible for lost or stolen items.
- Keep feet
off the walls and
touching the mirrors.
- Pick up
after yourself (magazine inserts, chewing gum,
- Wipe down
cardio and weight room equipment after use.
- Paper towels
are available to wipe down the equipment.
- Report damaged
equipment to staff. Please do
- Do not
spit in the facility.
Understand that if you do not abide by these
rules, you may be expelled from the
Cardiovascular Area Rules
times, please observe the 30-minute time limit on
the paper towels and cleaner provided to wipe machine after each use.
that the equipment might shut off automatically in the event of a power
Free Weight Rules
- Minimize chalk
powder on the floor and equipment.
- If you
spill chalk powder, ask front desk for broom/dustpan to clean
- DO NOT DROP OR THROW WEIGHTS!
- Use collars
on free weight lifts.
- Observe weight
- Allow others
to “work in” between sets.
- Return weights
to the tree or rack that you found them.
- Do not
set weights against the wall or other equipment.
- Offer to
spot if you see the need.
- Ask for
a spotter if you need one.