This branch is scheduled to reopen on June 1st. For more information regarding our reopening plans, including modified hours, click here.
Cardio & Strength Training Equipment
Free Group Exercise Classes
Year-Round Indoor Pool
Indoor Walking Track
Indoor Climbing Wall
These programs are now in open enrollment
Benbrook Community Center YMCA Programs
To protect the health and safety of our members, staff and the community, our facilities are closed until further notice as of March 18th at 6 P.M. You can continue to engage with the Y through our virtual classes and social media.Learn More
The Y invented the concept of group swim lessons, which leads us to say that there is no organization more qualified to teach your child water safety.Learn More
The YMCA of Metropolitan Fort Worth is committed to the health and safety of our campers and our community. Our staff continue to plan for a fun-filled summer and are taking mindful steps and getting guidance from government, health and education officials.Learn More
Be goal oriented! We believe all kids have great potential – that’s why the Y gives them the opportunity to shine on and off the field in our youth sports programs, like soccer. Beyond learning more about the game, participants will gain something even more valuable: learning how to work as a team while building their self-confidence and self-worth.Learn More
Got game? Hit the courts with the ones who invented the game – the Y! Children will have the opportunity to learn the basic volleyball fundamentals such as serving, setting, hitting and digging. But more importantly, they’ll learn the values of good sportsmanship, teamwork, goal setting and skill development in a fun, esteem-promoting atmosphere.Learn More
Are you ready for some football? The Y’s football league removes the tackling but adds in extra fun and excitement for your child. Participants learn the basic skills of the game in a safe environment from our team of caring volunteer coaches who also emphasize the importance of teamwork, fair play and sportsmanship.Learn More
We believe that everyone can reach their goals. Sure, it might take a couple months or even a couple years, but no matter how long it takes, we will be on your side through it all. We are always advocating for you, and we want to help you with the journey toward reaching your goal. But we also want to help you advocate for yourself. This is where our training program comes into action.Learn More
The Y’s before and after school program provides safe spaces for children to feel accomplished, build new friendships and develop a sense of belonging through sports and homework help.Learn More
Group Exercise Calendar
Tuesday, 02 June 2020 | 6:15 am - 7:15 am
Tuesday, 02 June 2020 | 8:15 am - 9:15 am
Location: Studio A
Tuesday, 02 June 2020 | 10:15 am - 11:15 am
Location: Studio A
Tuesday, 02 June 2020 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Studio A
Vice President of Operations
Chris is the Vice President of Operations, overseeing Benbrook Community Center YMCA, Westside YMCA, Ryan Family YMCA, the YMCA Sports Complex and YMCA Camp Carter. Chris has worked for the YMCA for 30 years (over 20 years as full-time), starting as a Camp Counselor. Currently, he is in charge of operational efficiency and community effectiveness for the YMCA’s in his region. Chris serves on the Benbrook Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and is involved with several other community organizations and enjoys serving in various capacities to make his community a better place for all. In his free time, Chris enjoys running, biking and spending time with his family.
Associate Executive Director
Erika is the Associate Executive Director, and works with the Board and staff with the Annual Campaign. Although she came to the Y in March 2015, she has worked in the non-profit sector as a staff member, volunteer and board member for over 20 years. Currently, she oversees operational efficiency, including Marketing and Communications for the Benbrook Community Center YMCA. Erika is involved in with many community organizations, and thrives on making community connections to create a better community. In her free time, Erika enjoys swimming and spending time with her family.
Jeff is the Maintenance Coordinator for Benbrook Community Center YMCA and Westside YMCA. Keeping everything at our Y in tip-top shape is no small feat, but Jeff does it with a smile on his face. He takes the care, repair and maintenance of our facility personally, and it shows in what he does. In Jeff’s out-of-the-Y hours, he enjoys earning his green thumb with his beautiful garden, as well as teaching Sunday School classes.
Allie Skaggs is the Wellness Director at the Benbrook Community Center YMCA and Westside YMCA, she has been with the Y for almost 2 years. Previously she was a Personal Trainer and Wellness Coordinator at the Ryan Family Y until she moved to the Benbrook YMCA in 2019. She has a passion for health and fitness and in her free time enjoys training and spending time with her family.
Senior Program Director Membership Engagement & Healthy Living Director
Amanda Tucker is the Membership Engagement & Healthy Living Director for the Benbrook Community Center YMCA and Westside YMCA. Amanda began her career with the YMCA as a Fitness Instructor in 2003 and then served as the Wellness Director at the Northwest Y since 2013. She directly supervises our wellness, group exercise, membership and Y Playground staff. Along with staff supervision, Amanda is responsible for coordinating group exercise classes, membership engagement events and community involvement. In her free time she enjoys sewing, crafting, and watching her boys play baseball!