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Fort Mill YMCA at Baxter


Monday – Friday: 5:00am – 9:30pm
Saturday: 7:30am – 6:00pm
Sunday: 1:00pm – 6:00pm

Address & Phone:

857 Promenade Walk
Fort Mill, SC 29708
Phone: 803-548-8020

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Facility Information:

» Heated indoor swimming pool
» Outdoor water park
» Magnum weight equipment
» Free weights
» Exercise bikes
» Treadmills
» Stair climbers
» Elliptical cross trainers
» Gymnasium
» Aerobics
» Yoga and Pilates Studio
» Racquetball courts
» Locker rooms
» Free Childwatch
» The Zone – Recreation room for the young and young at heart!

Recent News

Cheer Jewel Tumbling

Cheer Jewel Tumbling

The Fort Mill Complex is offering tumbling classes that work on skills such as cartwheels, round offs and standing backbends. The course will also provide advanced skills such as standing back handspring, walkovers and running tumbling. Children will advance once skills are achieved.

Age: 4-12 year old

Complex Gymnasium
971 Tom Hall Street
Fort Mill, SC 29715

Registration Dates:
March 8-June 3, 2018 (Online)
March 8-June 11, 2018 (In person)

Session Dates:
June 4-June 25, 2018

Session Days and Dates:
Monday      5:00-5:45 pm (4-6 year old-Beginner Level)

Monday      5:45-6:30 pm (7 & up Beginner Level)

Monday       6:30-7:15 pm (Advanced-must be able to do a back walkover)

Y Member $50 | Non-member $65

Click Here to Register

2018 Fort Mill Marlins Swim Team

2018 Fort Mill Marlins Swim Team

This co-ed, summer swim league focuses on developing quality stroke technique, participation and fundamentals. Each participant’s age as of June 1 will determine their age division for the season. Practice times will be determined by age group.

Age: 5-14 year olds

Registration Dates:
March 30-May 18, 2018

Session Dates:
May 22-June 28, 2018

Session Days and Time:
Monday and Wednesdays   5:00-7:00 (Practice time determined by age group.)

Fort Mill YMCA Outdoor Pool

Y Member $80 | Non-member $100

Basketball Skills Camp

Basketball Skills Camp

Ages: 8-15

Join Bobby Isom for a co-ed, basketball skills camp to reiterate the basic fundamentals of basketball. Over the course of the week, Bobby will work on all aspects of your basketball game including: dribbling, shooting, footwork, defense and more.

Registration Dates:
February 15-July  16, 2018

Session Dates:
July 16-19, 2018

Session Days and Times:
Monday-Thursday   9:00 am-12:00 pm

Cost: $90 Y Members | $100 Non-Members

Click Here to Register

Challenger’s British Soccer Camp

Challenger’s British Soccer Camp

* Register in April and get a second Jersey FREE

The camp will run Monday through Friday and each child will be coached by a member of Challenger’s British coaching staff flown to the USA exclusively to work on these programs.

Each camper will receive a FREE camp T-shirt, soccer ball, soccer poster, individual skills performance evaluation and free access to an educational soccer website.

Registrations received 45 days prior to the camp start date will receive a genuine British Soccer replica Jersey valued at $39. For further information or to register please visit

Registrations are only accepted online at


Mini Soccer

Ages: 3-5

Session Program Dates:  June 25-29, July 16-20, & August 6-10

Class Day and Time:  Monday-Friday

Cost:  $105 members per session /$115 non-members per session 


Half Day

Ages: 6-14

Session Program Dates:  June 25-29, July 16-20, & August 6-10

Class Day and Time:  Monday-Friday

Cost:  $159 members per session /$169 non-members per session


Golden Goal

Bonus Time

Ages: 7-14

Session Program Dates:  June 25-29, July 16-20, & August 6-10

Class Day and Time:  Monday-Friday

Cost:  additional to morning session price $50 members /$55 non-members

Pee-Wee Sampler Clinic

Pee-Wee Sampler Clinic

A new program introducing 3-4 year olds to a variety of sports. This 6 week program will cover tee-ball, athletic conditioning and basketball in a 2 week series. Every week will focus on drills and skills for each sport.

Boys and girls 3 – 4 years old

Registration Date:
May 7 – May 25, 2018

Session Dates, Days and Times:
June 5 – July 10, 2018- Tuesday,  9:30 am
June 6-July 11, 2018- Wednesday, 5:00 pm
June 2-July 7, 2018-Saturday, 10:15 am

The fields of Fort Mill for the first 2 weeks.
The final 4 weeks will be located in the gym.

Y Members $20 | Non-members $40

Click Here to Register

Camps at The Complex

As part of a recent agreement, the YMCA will begin management of the Springs Complex at some point in 2018. While an exact date has not been announced, both parties are working to make the transition as seamless as possible for area residents and members. As a part of this transition, parents will register for 2018 Camps at the Complex through the Fort Mill YMCA. Rest assured that members and residents alike will continue to see the same quality programs and services that the Complex and the YMCA have provided for years.

Please click on the links below to download the 2018 Camps at the Complex listing and Registration form. Registration opens on January 2. Please register in person at the Fort Mill YMCA in Baxter Village or online by visiting on or after January 2.
Complex members that are not currently YMCA members will not receive the member rate when registering online. To receive the member rate please register in person at the Fort Mill YMCA. For membership verification, please  bring your Complex Membership Card.

Camps at the Complex Summer 2018 Registration Form

2018 Complex Camps

The are two price corrections for the above booklet:

JumpBunch Sports Fitness Challenge- Correct Price $182

JumpBunch Sports Total Sports Camp-Correct Price $182

Click Here to Register

YMCA Adventure Guides

Adventure Guides is a father/child program that provides opportunities for fathers and children to spend quality time together making memories. The program is designed to build strong lasting relationships by understanding companionship and a shared appreciation for the outdoors. Fall and spring trips are included. Click here for our brochure.

$109 per adult | $99 per child
All other events are optional and will require a separate registration.
Additional fees will include camping materials and food during camping trips. YMCA Camp Cherokee will provide meals during the Fall and Spring Longhouse events.

Register Today!


Revamp Your Training

Ages: 15 – 70

A four week ongoing program (formerly known as Metabolic Makeover) designed to instruct participants in effective weight training and cardiovascular exercise. This program includes weekly lectures that will help you stay on track, take your workouts to the next level and continue eating in a healthy manner.

Revamp Your Training Flyer

Session Dates:

Session Days and Times:
Monday and Wednesday, 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Cost: $90 Y Members | $100 Non-Y Members

For any questions email

American Red Cross Jr. Lifeguard

American Red Cross Junior Lifeguard Training will guild youth to the American Red Cross lifeguarding course by building a foundation of knowledge, attitudes and skills for future lifeguards. They will learn techniques and build stamina during this program. THEY WILL NOT RECEIVE A CERTIFICATION IN Lifeguarding or CPR/First Aid, AT THE END OF THE COURSE.

This program will be offered on two different weeks this summer. Choose only one week to attend.

Ages:     11-14

Registration Dates:
Session 1: Register by June 15, 2018
Session 2: Register by July 14, 2018

Program Dates:
Session 1: June 18-22, 2018
Session 2: July 16-20, 2018

9:00 am-3:00 pm

Cost:  $100 Members | $ 125 Non-Members

Diabetes Prevention Program

The YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program is a one-year, community-based program where participants work in small groups with a trained Lifestyle Coach in a relaxed, classroom setting. In 16 weekly sessions followed by 8 monthly sessions, participants learn how to incorporate healthier eating, moderate physical activity, and problem-solving and coping skills into their daily lives. Participants will get the hands-on support they need from Lifestyle Coaches trained on a CDC-approved curriculum that is part of the CDC-led National Diabetes Prevention Program.

“…programs like YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program reduce new cases of type 2 diabetes by 58% overall and 71% in individuals over age 60.” – research from the National Institutes of Health

Program Details:
The program emphasizes two primary goals for the first half of the program: reduce body weight by 7% and increase physical activity by 150 minutes per week. To sign up, participants must be:

For more information, please contact:
Halie Patterson
151 South Oakland Avenue, Rock Hill, SC 29730

YMCA membership is not required!