Bittner YMCA

The R. Richard Bittner YMCA is located at 630 E. 4th Street

The R. Richard Bittner YMCA is OPEN!

630 E. 4th Street — Enter through the Early Learning Center parking lot     563 322 7171


The New R. Richard Bittner YMCA Features

  • 73,000 square feet of space on three levels
  • Two pools, including a 25-yard, 5-lane lap pool, and Family Warm Water Pool with a zero-depth entry for therapy programs, swim lessons, and play structures
  • Full-sized gymnasium
  • Youth Program Licensing capabilities for over 100 children in summer programs
  • State-of-the-art cardio and strength equipment
  • An ⅛-mile indoor track
  • Multiple Group Exercise spaces, including an outdoor “River Deck” on the third floor for yoga and other programs overlooking the river
  • Multiple Community Spaces for programs and partnerships
  • Multiple Community Gathering Areas both inside and outside
  • Locker Rooms, and Family and Special Needs Locker Rooms
  • YMCA Administrative Offices
  • A tenant inside the new YMCA will be the Midwest Cardiovascular Research Center led by Dr. Nicolas Shammas. More information will be available at a later time for this initiative.


New MX4 Group Training at the Bittner YMCA


Click on the “+” to see Group Training times and register today!

Location Description Member fee / Non member fee Begins / Ends Days Of Week Ages

Basketball Courts, Pickleball, Racquetball & Squash

Click here for all court schedules at the Bittner YMCA


We need guards at the Bittner YMCA!
Great experience and an awesome Y environment doing important work for a good cause.

We’ve got a blended class this weekend, with portions online and in-person.

–> Click here for job information and application

–> Click here for training and certification class

Child Watch

Child Watch is a fun, safe experience for kids up to age 7 while parents/guardians exercise and take classes!
This add-on service is $10/month for a single child on a household membership, and $15/month for 2 or more children. Ask at your welcome center and we’ll get you and your family signed up and ready to go!

Y Fit Kids

Fun fitness and movement class for kids ages 7 and up!
FREE for members and led by a certified trainer.
Check back soon for our upcoming schedule!



Click here for information about Personal Training and Group Personal Training at the YMCA of the Iowa Mississippi Valley

Personal Training Director
- 10+ Years Experience Weight Training - B.A. In Exercise Science from Luther College - NASM Certified Personal Trainer - Strength and Conditioning Student Coach - Works with a Wide Variety of Clients with Unique Needs
Personal Trainer
- B.A. in Exercise Science form Iowa State University - Personal and Group Training for 5+ Years - ACE Certified Personal Trainer - PTA Student at Black Hawk College
Personal Trainer
ACE Certified Personal Trainer - Minor in Biology from St. Ambrose University - Athletic Coach (Volleyball) - Enjoys Working with Young Athletes & Women in All Stages of Life - Enthusiastic About Fitness and Helping Others Achieve Their Goals
Personal Trainer
AFAA Certified Personal Trainer - Student at Palmer College of Chiropractic - 2 years Experience in Family Owned Chiropractic/Physical Therapy Gym - Specializes Working with Women and Teens - Passionate in Helping Individuals in Finding Happiness in a Well–Balanced & Healthy Lifestyle
Personal Trainer
5+ Years Experience Weight Training - M.A. In Education at Olivet Nazarene University - ACE Certified Personal Trainer - ACE Certified Nutritionist Specialist - ACE Certified Senior Fitness Specialist
- 10+ Years Experience in Athletics and Weight Training - 10+ Years in Experience in Combat Sports - NASM Certified Personal Trainer - Specialization in Weight Loss/Gain & Sports Performance
Fitness Attendant
- 5+ years of experience in weight training and Functional training - A.S. in Exercise Science and Athletic Training from Montgomery County Community College - B.S in Life Sciences from Palmer College of Chiropractic - D.C. Student from Palmer College of Chiropractic (Exp.: 5th Trimester/2nd Year) - Certified Personal Trainer (2020-2022) - Strength, Flexibility and Mobility Coach - Can Help You Achieve Your Goals and Have a Successful Lifestyle Change