COVID-19 Information
COVID-19 Facility Update
Updates Effective March 9, 2021

FACILITY UPDATE: Effective Tuesday, March 9
Changes to the Green Level of the facility Usage Guidelines have been made.
View the Usage Guidelines here for details.

FACILITY UPDATE: Effective Friday, January 29
Per Governor Burgum’s announcement of moving North Dakota from the Yellow (Moderate) Risk Level to the Green (Low) Risk Level, Choice Health & Fitness will be able to allow more services again! To view our updated guidelines based on the ND Smart Restart Risk Levels, CLICK HERE or view the information posted in our Main Entrance lobby.

Below are a few of the changes you can expect:

  • Guest Passes: Available for purchase.
  • Childcare: Now open to children 3 mo. to 8 yrs.
  • Aquatics: Up to 3 per lane for lap swim & up to 18 participants in water exercise classes.
  • Steam Rooms: Now open! Please maintain social distancing & limit time to 15 minutes.
  • Gymnasium/Basketball: 5-on-5 basketball games are now permitted.
  • Group Exercise:
    • Large Group Exercise Room – up to 20 participants
    • Cycling Room – up to 15 participants
    • Yoga Room – up to 14 participants
    • Aquatics Classes – up to 18 participants

The group exercise schedule will be posted weekly. No sign-up required.

Questions?

701.746.2790
info@ChoiceHF.com

Resources
ND Smart Restart Plan
Restart Standards >
Choice Health & Fitness
Usage Guidelines

Based on the ND Smart Restart Guidelines, we have put together a comprehensive Usage Guidelines document to use as a reference for any and all changes to the facility, in correspondence with state and local risk levels.

CURRENT RISK LEVEL: LOW | GREEN

See Usage Guidelines below for changes made to the Green Level of facility operations (effective 3.9.21).

Click Here to View CHF Usage Guidelines >
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A Note To Parents:

Parents, please ensure you’re adhering to our age guidelines for youth access and supervision in the facility. Due to occupancy guidelines during the pandemic, all members are expected to limit their time in the facility, to allow access for others. Youth will not be permitted to remain in the facility for extended periods of time, especially during school closures. Please refer to the risk level guidelines on our website.

Mask Policy

Please see the facility usage guidelines for mask requirements at the Low | Green Level throughout the facility.

Hours of Operation

Mon – Fri  |  5:30 AM – 9:00 PM
Saturday  |  7:30 AM – 6:00 PM
Sunday    |  9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Onsite Services
Click the links below for hours and
information about our onsite services
Facility Use Restrictions
  • MEMBER IDENTIFICATION PROCESS
    • All members are required to have their picture on file in our system. A photo ID is required, if your picture is not yet in our system.
    • Youth without a driver’s license or other photo ID must have a parent at check-in, if their photo is not yet in our system.
  • GUEST PASSES
    •  Available for purchase at the Customer Service Desk.
  • YOUTH AGE GUIDELINES
    • Ages 10 & Under: Must be accompanied by person 14 years or older at all times except during participation in youth programs.
    • Please see our Youth Age Guidelines for a full list of age guidelines throughout the facility.
  • SAFETY GUIDELINES
    • All participants are expected to adhere to social distancing guidelines and other policies.
    • Due to limited facility use, persons should limit their time in the facility to allow others access.
Membership
  • New & Renewing Memberships | We are accepting new and renewing members. Fees will begin on the date you join.

If you have questions, please contact our membership department at info@choicehf.com or call 701-746-2790 ex. 208.  We will be happy to answer any questions.

Parking & Entry
  • Choice Health & Fitness customers should enter through the main entrance (Door 1).
  • Altru Jerry & Sanny Ryan Center for Prevention and Genetics and Truyu customers should enter through the NW entrance (Door 4) unless the NW parking lot is full.
Towels
  • Full Towel Service has been discontinued.
  • Equipment towels will be available to wipe down equipment.
  • Members are encouraged to bring their own workout towels from home.
Facility Areas Available
  • Customer Service, Member Services, & Administrative Services
  • Lobby (Open with Restrictions – See Below)
  • Childcare (Open with Restrictions – See Below)
  • Deli Area (Limited Hours – See Below)
  • Aquatics Area (Open with Restrictions – See Below)
  • Fitness Areas (Cardio, Free Weights, etc.)
  • Basketball Courts (Open with Restrictions – See Below)
  • Racquetball Courts (Open with Restrictions – See Below)
  • Large Group Exercise Room (Open with Restrictions – See Below)
  • Cycling Room (Open with Restrictions – See Below)
  • Yoga Room (Open with Restrictions – See Below)
  • Locker Rooms (Open with Restrictions – See Below)
  • Restrooms
  • Tennis Courts
  • Track
Lobby

(OPEN WITH RESTRICTIONS)

  • Tables and chairs spaced to meet social distancing guidelines
  • No large groups
  • No outside food or beverage
  • Coffee dispenser is closed
Childcare

(OPEN WITH RESTRICTIONS)

All Time Slots Are Available By Reservation Only

Monday – Thursday
8:30 am – 10:30 am (by reservation only)
11:00 am – 1:00 pm (by reservation only)
3:30 pm – 5:30 pm (by reservation only)
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm (by reservation only)

Friday
8:30 am – 10:30 am (by reservation only)
11:00 am – 1:00 pm (by reservation only)

Please Note: Toys and surfaces will be cleaned after each 2-hour time block.

Availability

  • Childcare is available to members only and for children age 3 months – 8 years old.

Reservations

  • Reservations will be accepted during each 2-hour time block.
  • Due to limited availability reservations can be scheduled up to one day in advance.
  • Reservations will be accepted by calling 746-2791 during childcare hours only.

Covid-19 Safety Policies

  • Participants and staff will be screened and have their temperature checked upon arrival and will not be permitted in childcare if they fail the screening process.
  • Childcare Associates will wear face masks and encourage social distancing.
Aquatics Area

(OPEN WITH RESTRICTIONS)

POOL HOURS
Monday – Friday | 6:00am – 8:00pm
Saturday | 8:00am – 5:00pm
Sunday | 11:00am – 5:00pm

POOL FEATURES / SLIDE HOURS
Monday – Friday | 3:30pm – 8:00pm
Saturday | 12:00pm – 5:00pm
Sunday | 12:00pm – 5:00pm

Towels

  • Towels will not be provided

Lap pool

  • 3 people per lane
  • Water exercise classes (Max = 18)

Activity pool

  • Lazy river for water walking only
Deli
  • The Choice Deli is Open
  • Temporarily Hours: 9:00am – 6:00pm
  • Purchase Grab n’ Go deli items as you enter and exit the facility
Community Rooms
  • Open for Rentals (with restrictions)
Basketball Courts

(OPEN WITH RESTRICTIONS)

  • Courts open
  • Noon basketball is permitted by on-line sign-up on M-W-F.
  • 5-on-5 basketball games are permitted in the gymnasium.
  • Number of persons allowed on courts may be limited
  • No practice sessions or instruction (unless conducted by CHF personnel)
  • Please limit your time to allow others access
  • Basketballs will not be provided
Fitness Area & Weights Area

(OPEN WITH RESTRICTIONS)

  • Please adhere to posted signage regarding social distancing and equipment use. Limit of 1 person per designated workout area.
  • Please wipe down all equipment after use with provided disinfectant spray & towels.
Tennis Courts

(OPEN WITH RESTRICTIONS)

  • Open for play
Racquetball Courts

(OPEN WITH RESTRICTIONS)

  • Open for play
  • Equipment will not be provided
  • Balls can be purchased a Customer Service Desk
Group Exercise Rooms
  • Large Group Exercise Room (Max = 20 participants)
  • Yoga Room (Max = 14 participants)
  • Cycling Room (Max = 15 participants)
  • Limited classes available (see group exercise schedule)
  • No sign-up required
  • Please wipe down all equipment after use with provided disinfectant spray & towels
Locker Rooms

LOCKER ROOMS (Men & Women’s)

  • Face mask and social distancing policies in effect
  • Steam rooms open
    • Please maintain social distancing and limit time to 15 minutes
  • Towels will not be provided

FAMILY LOCKER ROOM

  • Face mask and social distancing policies in effect
  • Towels will not be provided
Closed Areas & Services
PER THE NORTH DAKOTA DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH,
WE MUST TEMPORARILY LIMIT, SUSPEND, & CLOSE SOME FACILITY AMENITIES.
  • Birthday Party Rooms
  • Kids Zone
Spring Programs
Classes & Programs Available this Spring!

Note: Online Registration will open 35 Days Prior or the first day of the Program Session Start Date. Late fees apply 7 Days Prior to the first day of the Program Session.

  • Swimming Lessons
  • Tennis Lessons
  • Basketball Academy
  • Volleyball Academy
  • Racquetball Academy
  • Small Group Fitness Classes
  • Athletic Development
  • Personal and Group Training
  • Tennis Drills
Covid-19 Safety Guidelines
Choice Health & Fitness WILL Be complying WITH THE ND Restart Fitness Centers Guidelines and recommendations from the CDC
  • Employees will be screened upon arrival for work.
  • Members and visitors are expected to follow CDC, State and local guidelines for Covid-19 symptoms, close contact and travel before entering the facility.
  • Members, visitors and staff must maintain 6 feet of personal distance.
  • To meet State guidelines, exercise equipment has been set to proper distancing, closed or removed. Please follow guidance from signage and floor markings.
  • Hand sanitizing stations and equipment cleaning stations are available.
  • Members will be required to disinfect machines and other equipment before and after each use.
  • Choice Health & Fitness personnel will be cleaning and disinfecting throughout the day.
  • Areas of the facility may be temporarily closed for deep cleaning.

We look forward to safely operating with a ND Smart approach.

We recommend those who are at higher risk due to health concerns avoid returning to the Choice Health & Fitness until the disease risk is reduced in our community.

If you have questions, feel free to contact us at info@choicehf.com .

Note: This information is subject to change. Please watch for daily updates.