Denton A. Cooley Center Experience the power of fitness. Balance your body and mind with our programs. PORTAL ACCESS
Due to frequent COVID policy violations, ALL COURT PLAY has been suspended until Johns Hopkins has lifted the campus-wide mask mandate as of 6/20/21
Please call 410-955-2513 before outdoor classes or going to the pool, in case of inclement weather!
Pool OPENS 5.31.21. Use the Portal to pay for the pool and schedule time slots!
COVID reopening Phase 2 starts July 1, 2021. COVID Employee membership $18/month starting July 12, 2021. Create a Portal account to access Cooley time slot reservations (2 time slots per day).

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 access and reservations are through the Portal only. Create a Portal account to reserve gym time or pool time. COVID memberships coming soon for employees and Pool memberships for 2021 summer season on sale now.


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
Fitness Specialist/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/Wellness Specialist

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
Fitness Manager

Tavon Copes

“Your Body, Your Future”




1620 McElderry St.Baltimore, MD 21205

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Operating Hours:

COVID Phase 1 hours:M-F 6am-8pmSat/Sun Closed