New Year, New You

The Goal

Complete 39 Workouts (or more!) between January 1 and April 16

The Reward

Create a fitness routine you can maintain all year long! Plus get entered into a drawing to win great prizes, including a grand prize donation of a New Canaan YMCA Family membership!

Rules and Regulations

  • Register at the New Canaan YMCA front desk for a fee of $10. Registration runs through January 29. Please Bring your receipt to the Wellness Desk to receive your Commit To Fit card.
  • Registration Fee includes a Commit To Fit T-shirts (while supplies last). Pick up date and location will be announced to participants.
  • Track your workouts from January 1-April 16. Workouts on the New Canaan YMCA premises count towards the program (i.e.- YMCA group fitness classes, personal training sessions, Wellness Center, lap swims etc.).
  • Only one workout per day will be counted. A minimum of 39 workouts must be completed between Friday, January 1 and Sunday, April 17. Cards must be returned by Monday, April 18.  Workouts 30 minutes or more counted.
  • Workouts must be spread over all four months. At least one workout in January, February, March and April.
  • Participants in Wellness Center, Group Exercise and Spin Centers as well as the Mind & Body Center are responsible for obtaining signatures from the appropriate staff ( Instructor, Personal Trainer or Wellness Staff) at the time of each workout session.  When working out in the pool please check in with the lifeguard and have the Guard sign the Commit To Fit card.
  • Any unauthorized changes to the Commit To Fit card will disqualify owner from final drawings.
  • Open to any New Canaan YMCA member 15 years and older
  • Commit To Fit participants who complete at least 39 workouts and return their card by the deadline are eligible for the prize raffle. All prizes will be awarded and winners will be contacted.


Grand Prize: A New Canaan YMCA Family Membership
2nd Prize: A New Canaan YMCA Adult Membership
3rd Prize: A 10 Session New Canaan YMCA Personal Training  Package (Value $680) or Equivalent Fee Based Wellness Program