Otero is Focused on Your Health
Our fitness center boasts state of the art equipment for the use of students and athletes.
Enjoy a light weight exercise routine or push your limits for the ultimate in training.
With the equipment available you can tone specific areas or build a regimen for the
Our fitness center boasts a relaxed atmosphere where you can work at a pace that best suits your needs.
Fall Semester Fitness Center Hours
Monday- Thursday 9 am-2 pm & 5 pm-9 pm
Saturday 9am - 2pm
Staff, faculty, students, and punch card members
Face coverings & ID required. 25 person limit.
Temperature and symptom checks are required before entering. Wearing a face covering and hand washing before entering is required. Not only do you need to have your ID (family members of employees must have IDs, as well), but signing in and signing out is also mandatory. Every other piece of equipment will be marked off to ensure social distancing. We continue to ask that you please wipe down your equipment thoroughly after use. Additionally, our staff will disinfect the Fitness Center after each session.
We have Racquetball Courts for your healthy lifestyle and enjoyment. The courts are available Mon-Fri, Saturdays and Sundays during Otero Fitness Center hours of operation. Courts are used for the purpose of Racquetball, unless given permission by Otero Fitness Center Staff. Participants must schedule a time of use when using a court.
Who Can Use the Fitness Center?
Members must be enrolled in at least 2 credit hours and must display a valid Otero College ID card to have access into the Fitness Center.
Faculty and Staff Immediate Family members are granted access to the Fitness Center with a valid faculty or staff Otero College ID Card.
No person under 14 years of age is allowed in the Fitness Center unless accompanied by an adult.
Racquetball participants can call the Fitness Center at 384-6967 and make a one day in advance court reservation.
The Fitness Center now offers special exercise classes to feel better, enhance your quality of life, get in shape, lose weight or tone up. Please click on links below for details (opens a PDF flyer).
Contact Student Services to sign up today! (719)384-6831
Fall Fitness Center Classes
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The SilverSneakers® Fitness Program is an innovative health, exercise and wellness program helping older adults live healthy, active lifestyles. Your SilverSneakers fitness membership includes:
Access to the Fitness Center and all amenities.
SilverSneakers classes and other classes we offer.
Most important, your membership is available to you at little or no cost through your health plan.
Please see front desk for details.
SiverSneakers Classic: Exercise at your own pace with resistance tools including bands, balls, and weights.
Class Time(s) Tuesday & Thursday 8:00 - 9:00 a.m.
Fitness Center Aerobic Room 102
Instructor: Cierra Cosslett
The Class Offers:
Improved muscular strength, increased range of movement and flexibility, a variety of support positions with a chair designed to improve overall functional conditioning, and safe, fun and effective movements with hand held weights, elastic tubing, and silversneakers ball.
More than 1 million members nationwide already enjoy SilverSneakers. Join them today and bring your SilverSneakers card and/or health plan ID to the front desk, and our friendly staff will help you enroll!
For More Information Visit: www.silversneakers.com