YMCA of El Paso

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Welcome to the

Bowling Family YMCA

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Welcome to the Bowling Family YMCA!!!

There is a place in our community- a place where children feel safe, where families feel connected, where esteem and leadership qualities are enhanced, where the values of caring, respect, honesty, responsibility  and faith are the cornerstone of every activity.  There is a place in our community where children, teens, adults, families and seniors can go, where everyone is given the opportunity to grow.

Where is this place?

The place is the Bowling Family YMCA and I invite you to visit.  Participate in our programs and services; learn the benefits of YMCA membership; discover how YMCA programs can impact you and your family.

See how the YMCA can help develop Spirit, Mind and Body through programs that promote energy, wellness and FUN.

We look forward to meeting you. Come on in and join us.  You can work-out anywhere, but you belong at the YMCA.


  • Indoor 5-lane pool
  • Cardio workout area which includes treadmills, cross-trainers, upright and recumbent bikes
    Workout equipment including Hoist and Eagle brand
    Expansive free weight area
  • Full-sized gym
  • Jacuzzi
  • Men's and women's locker rooms
  • Y Play area
  • Outdoor field for children's activities
  • KaBOOM playground
  • Two multi-purpose fitness rooms
  • Spinning room
  • Multi-purpose meeting rooms
  • Racquetball court with viewing area

The Bowling Family YMCA has a history of providing northeast El Paso a large full-service facility. The facility has been expanded and improved by a donation from the El Paso area Rotary club.

The Bowling Family YMCA's main focus is on incorporating community and member involvement in programs benefiting the entire family from six months of age to active older adults.

The Bowling Family YMCA offers a wide variety of programs from weekly programs for youth to special exercise programs for seniors and even Wellness coaches for adults of all ages. Additionally, the 25 yard, extra-wide lane lap pool is ideal for the year-round swimming enthusiast.

Programs at the Bowling Family YMCA range from year-round swimming lessons, 16 water fitness classes per week(free to members), Swim Team,  20 Group X classes (free to members) per week including Yoga, Pilates, spinning, and Active Older Adults,  youth programs including Indoor Soccer, basketball, ballet, gymnastics, martial arts, weight-lifting for teens and volleyball.

*Executive Director : Theresa Hendrix
Active Older Adults Coordinator: Kathy Sarver
Aquatics Director: Juan Ybarra
Maintenance Director: Rodrigo Tobias
Membership Director: Yahaira Perez
Program Director: Kris Christian


Thanksgiving Camp

Are you looking for something for your children to do during their school break? We have your answer. The Y will be having day camp for children 4-12 years of age. The program runs 7:00 am—6:00 pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday. Children will swim, do crafts and much more. Children will need to bring a lunch, the Y will provide snacks. Space is limited and November is already here, so don't wait—register today!


Join us for the fun filled evening with Santa and the Grinch. There will be photo opportunities for the children with Santa and/or the Grinch. Bring the whole family and have some fun.  Cost is $5 per child, includes one picture with either Santa or Grinch.


Chronic Disease Classes


The Y is committed to providing programs that build a healthy spirit, mind and body for all. We make every effort to ensure that no one is turned away due to inability to pay. Click to read more about our financial assistance.