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About the Buena Vista YMCA Express

The new Buena Vista YMCA Express is a boutique YMCA fitness-only location offering a personalized, goal driven experience for wellness seekers at all levels, ages 14 and up. Featuring the innovative EGYM Smart Strength Equipment, an MX4 Training Program, and traditional weight and cardio equipment, members can get in a workout that fits their lifestyle. The Myzone wearable heart rate tracker will also be available for purchase at this location for enhanced workout tracking and motivation.

The Buena Vista YMCA Express is a co-op project in conjunction with Omaha Public Schools, located on the Buena Vista High School campus at 5616 L Street.

Buena Vista YMCA Express members can also utilize our 11 other traditional YMCA facilities for open swimming, lap swimming, group fitness classes, and Childwatch while you work out at no extra charge. You can also utilize their youth programming like sports, swim lessons and summer day camp with the YMCA member discount.

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►Membership pre-sales have begun! Join the Buena Vista YMCA Express, our first fitness-only location, for only $1, and pay nothing else until the facility opens on August 8. 

The first 100 memberships will receive a Member Welcome Tote Bag with a Buena Vista YMCA Express water bottle and more exciting swag! You will receive an email when your tote is ready for pick up. 

  • Join online by visiting our membership page (click the button below), selecting your membership type, and click Buena Vista YMCA Express.
  • If you wish to join in person, we will be announcing pre-opening office hours soon where you can tour the facility and join in person. 

Join the Buena Vista YMCA Express!

In addition to the EGYM Smart Strength experience and the MX4 Training Program detailed below, the Buena Vista YMCA Express will feature state-of-the-art cardio equipment and traditional weight lifting equipment to help you reach your fitness goals! 


EGYM Smart Strength Equipment

Only available at this location, the EGYM Smart Strength Equipment gives you a comprehensive strength workout in 30 minutes or less with its fast, effective circuit style training. Your workout can be self-guided using the EGYM app & equipment, or can be guided by a YMCA trainer. Gamification of your workout will keep things fun & fresh!

You'll receive personalized training goals to ensure your ongoing progress, plus you can use the assessment tools to track your progress!

woman using weight equipment

MX4 Training Program

The MX4 Training Program is a fresh, motivating exercise experience where you will build functional strength by performing weight-bearing exercises, plus burn fat and build muscle faster with high-intensity interval training (HIIT). The MX4 experience is geared to ALL fitness levels, so everyone can experience this style of training. 

You will improve your cardiovascular fitness and increase your power, strength and endurance in a way that is right for your body and abilities. 

people using MX4 fitness equipment
Branch amenities
2 Wellness Coach sessions

Reduced member pricing for programming like sports, camp and swim lessons

Reduced member program pricing
Free mobile app
Access to all 10 metro locations
Military membership rates
Personal and Small Group Training
MX4 Training Program
EGYM Smart Strength Equipment