Denton A. Cooley Center Experience the power of fitness. Balance your body and mind with our programs. PORTAL ACCESS
Payroll deductions are still turned off. Reopening 3.22.21 with limited COVID restrictions. We will NOT turn deductions back on – you must begin a NEW Membership Contract. Contact [email protected] for questions.

What does the Cooley Center have?


  • Full Size Basketball Courts
  • (2) Racquetball Courts
  • Track (1/16th mile)
  • Locker Rooms with Showers
  • Group Exercise Studios
  • Women’s Only Weight Room
  • Circuit Room
  • Free Weight Room
  • Storage Lockers


  • Treadmills
  • Arc Trainers
  • Precor Ellipticals
  • StepMills
  • Upright Bikes
  • Recumbent Bikes
  • Rowing Machines
  • Dumbbells & Barbells
  • Cable Cross
  • Power Racks
  • Smith Machine
  • Weight Machine Circuit
  • TRX A-Frame & Straps
  • Kettlebells
What We Offer

Our Services


You must be affiliated with Johns Hopkins University or Hospital to be eligible for a membership. Our memberships will give you equal access to two great sites: The Denton A. Cooley Center and the The Bloomberg School of Public Health 9th Floor Fitness Center.

Currently forms need to be brought with you to the center to properly enroll but you can complete them ahead of time and bring it with you or you can fill one out at the center.


Read staff’s professional biographies and contact them individually with questions or requests for personal training.

Ali Wimbush
Fitness Specialist/Personal Trainer

Ali Wimbush

“Stay hydrated!”

Ben Ardrey
Assistant Manager/Personal Trainer

Ben Ardrey

“Embrace out of the box training styles and tailor programs to meet your needs.“

Ed Robinson
Fitness Specialist/Personal Trainer

Ed Robinson

“Your health is your wealth”

Leo Norton
Group Exercise/Activities Coordinator

Leo Norton

“Make the commitment, make the time, and keep it simple. An exercise doesn’t have to be difficult to be effective.”

Lindsay Meyers
Fitness Specialist / Personal Trainer

Lindsay Meyers

“Do not count the days, make the days count.”

Sara Harman
Fitness Manager

Sara Harman

“I believe in functional training that helps you get stronger and live better every day lives.”

Taavon Stewart
Membership Services Specialist

Taavon Stewart

“Hard work + dedication = success”

Tavon Copes
Personal Training Coordinator / Personal Trainer

Tavon Copes

“Your Body, Your Future”




1620 McElderry St.Baltimore, MD 21205

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COVID Phase One Operating Hours:

Mon-Fri: 6am-8pm