(219) 926-4204 215 Roosevelt St., Chesterton, IN 46304

Duneland Family YMCA


When it comes to fitness (like most things), there’s simply no substitute for personalized, expert advice. Let one of our certified personal trainers get you to the next level. Whether you prefer land-based exercise or water workouts, our trainers will customize a plan based on your lifestyle—whether you're a working professional, full time mom, athlete or active older adult.
Whether you’re new to exercising or wanting to take your fitness to the next level, our YMCA Personal Training Program will get you results, guiding you through each exercise and offering feedback, motivation, and accountability.

Small Group Training Program

SMALL CLASSES, BIG REWARDS! in the Lu DeWulf Fitness Studio at the Y

Small Group Training Programs are classes designed for small groups to recieve high attention, resulting in a form of semi-private training under class specific goals. In these program classes, instructors strive to create continually varying programs with new, challenging and functional moves. Class size is LIMITED to 10 members; registration is required. You and your certified Personal Trainer will develop a personalized program that is perfect for you and will support you with coaching and motivation to help you live, look and feel better. Register at the Welcome Center.

Five one hour sessions for $145 or
Ten one hour sessions for $275
Individual Personal Training

MEET Our Personal Trainers

Patricia Jandura
Patricia Jandura

Group Exercise Instructor for 22+ years and ACE Certified Personal Trainer for 10 years. Certifications include TRX, orthopedic exercise, behavior change coaching and much more.

Carensa Bradford
Carensa Bradford

ACE Certified Personal Trainer for 15+ years with 22 years of experience instructing Swimming & Water safety. Certifications and specialties include; Therapeutic exercise, ACE youth fitness, weight management, nutrition, designing sports conditioning workouts, youth physical activity and sedentary behaviors and much more!

Jill Catherman
Jill Catherman

Group Exercise Instructor for 8 + years. Certifications and specialties include; BodyPump by Les Mills, Yoga by NETA, Indoor Cycling Cycle Fusion, and Girls on the Run Coach. I received my Personal Training certification through SWC. I am also a certified Personal Trainer with Duneland Y’s newly launched LiveStrong Program. 

My desire is to always create a warm, welcoming environment, and to take away any apprehensions about walking into a gym for all members and the public. There is no greater reward for me than to give someone the tools to be confident to step outside their comfort zone, accomplish goals and try something new. 




215 Roosevelt Street
Chesterton, IN 46304

Mon - Fri 5:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm



651 Morgan Ave., Ent. 8
Chesterton, IN 46304

Mon - Fri 5:45 am - 6:30 pm
Closed Saturday & Sunday

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