Gym Maintenance Checklist
i. Free weight area
Proper spacing of racks and weights to allow access at all times
All equipment returned to storage after use to avoid obstruction
Safety equipment used and returned
Workout surfaces that contact human skin cleaned and disinfected daily
Securing bolts and apparatus parts tightly fastened
Non functional and broken equipment removed
ii. Gym equipment with electrical supply
Operate machines to ensure they're running safely
General cleaning: switch off and unplug the machine from the wall socket. Clean all external parts with a damp cloth
Electrical supply, screen, elevator, belt, pedals, straps, start up process, grips, heart rate sensors.
iii. Yoga and stretching area
Mats free of weight, benches and equipment
Mats free of tears
Area swept and disinfected daily
Stretching tools, yoga mats, foam rollers, medicine balls and all related equipment properly stored after use
iv. Resistance machine area
Ensure easy access to each work station. (Spacious and area free of loose bolts, screws, cables and chains)
Proper pins used
Parts and surfaces properly lubricated and cleaned 2-3 times per week and smooth functioning
Protective padding free of cracks or tears
Surfaces that contact human skin cleaned and disinfected daily
No worn parts (frayed cables, loose chains, worn belts, etc.)
No protruding screws, or parts that need to be tightened or removed
Belts, chains and cables aligned with machine parts
v. Spinning area
Inspect major moving parts that require constant proper toque and which, if ignored, can cause injury or result in damage to the bike
Wiping down the bike at the end of each day will prevent rust and other forms of corrosion to build up
What to wipe down:
Using an absorbent cloth, focus on all areas where perspiration can settle. Raise all posts to the highest setting to expose this moisture
vi. Non electrical strength range machines
Check the applicable items for general wear and tear and operational faults
Ensure the cables are not worn.
Ensure the cables are in the pulley slots correctly.
Ensure the cable tension is correct, not too loose or too tight
Ensure the selector pin is available at each machine.
Ensure the selector pin slides smoothly in and out to change the desired weight
Seat and height adjustment:
Ensure the adjustment of all possible areas is smooth and easy to operate.
Ensure all selector pins available at each machine.
Wall kept floors
Sweep, mop and vacuum all floors
Look for flooring problems and potential hazard