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Address & Hours

50 Gay Avenue
Clayton, MO 63105


Mon. - Thurs.  5:15 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:15 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
[Holiday Hours]

Fitness Schedule

Lap & Recreational Swim Schedule

Gym Schedule

Open Climb Hours

Youth Activity Center Hours

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Center of Clayton

The Center of Clayton offers the ultimate experience in sports, fitness, swimming, recreational, educational and lifestyle enhancing programs. The Center's 136,000 square feet includes four gymnasiums, two pools, a suspended jogging track, weight lifting, aerobic/dance areas, a 30-foot climbing wall, classrooms, lounge, Subway and meeting rooms. For more information on The Center of Clayton call 290-8500. 

Current News

New Affordable Personal Training Option

As part of our commitment to bring high caliber fitness options at a low cost, we have added Group Personal Training classes to our schedule. With a 12 to 1 ratio, you can lose weight, gain muscle and improve your fitness level, all at a fraction of the cost of a typical training package. Classes are available M/W/F at 6:00 am and T/TH at 9:30 am or 5:30 pm and begin mid-October. For details visit our online registration site.

Zumba and CIZE LIVE for $8

Get moving this fall with these two great updates to the fitness schedule. Zumba classes have moved to the standard Group Fitness rate of just 8$ per session for members! Plus, we’ve added CIZE LIVE, a new instructor led class created by famed Shaun T (Insanity and Hip Hop Abs), to the schedule on Tuesday nights at 6:30 pm at the same low rate. Get ready to burn some serious calories and have a great time with us this fall!

Fall Tickles & Tunes

Nurture your toddler’s musical aptitude with Tickles & Tunes this fall. The parent/child class explores rhythm and melody through song, dance, simple percussion play and more. The class is led by certified early childhood music specialist, Judy Sadoff on Tuesdays at 10:00 am. For details visit our online registration site.

Youth Basketball Registration

Clayton Youth Basketball League will accept team and individual registrations through Friday, October 23. League practices will begin in mid-November with games starting in January. For information and forms, visit

St. Louis Half Marathon & Clayton PD 5K

The annual St. Louis Half Marathon, Clayton Police 5K & Youth Run will be held Sunday, November 1 beginning at 7:30 am at The Center of Clayton. Registration for the event is available online at

The Center of Clayton will open late at 9:00 am on Sunday, November 1 due to the run, and the parking lot expected to be busy until after noon.

Fall Parks and Recreation Guide

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