Group Fitness Info

Booking the classes 

  • Start by creating an account in our booking system. 
  • After that you can book classes / shifts either by logging in to the booking system through a browser or by OnTheMove app which you can download on your mobile device. (Instructions below)
  • You can book classes / shifts exactly 8 days before the start of each class / shift. 
  • If you are unable to attend, cancel your reservation no later than 2 hours before the start of the class / shift. 
  • If the class / shift is full, you can sign up for a queue. If a place becomes available, the booking system picks the first one in the queue and sends a message about the available place by e-mail. 
  • If the booking calendar doesn't show all the classes, please try emptying the cache. That usually helps.
  • Please not that the classes of Klub1, Crossfit 40100 and Yarnanta are booked through their own booking systems.
Instructions for the OnTheMove app:
  • If you do not yet have an account for our booking system, first create an account.
  • After that download OnTheMove from your app store.
  • Enter the same e-mail address in the application that you used to create an account in the booking system.
  • You will receive an activation code in your e-mail. Check for spam if the code does not appear in incoming messages.
  • Once you have activated the application, uMove logo will appear in the application and you can start booking classes.
  • Please note that you have to click the classes / sessions and the places in the app in order to see them.

Sports facilities at the campus areas

Building L (Liikunta)

  • Group fitness classes are arranged mainly at the University in building Liikunta (L), address Keskussairaalantie 4. At Liikunta building you will find sports halls: voimistelusali (VS), palloilusali (PS), rytmiikkasali (RS), telinesali (TS), kuntosali (KS).
  • There are lockers in the hallway that you can use.
  • Equipment are in a separate storage room L149. Instructor writes down the needed equipment on the board next to the storage. After the class, please return the equipment to the storage.

Jamk sports hall 

  • Some of the classes are arranged at Jamk, the University of Applied of Sciences, address Rajakatu 35.
  • For Jamk's sports hall the entrance is through he main doors and the locker rooms and lockers are located in the basement. Equipment are in the sports hall. After the class, please return the equipment to their places.


  •  A couple of the classes are held at Ryhtilä (R) at the University's main campus, address Seminaarinkatu 15. 

Outdoor classes

  • Meeting point for the outdoor classes is at the Campus field area next to U2 building. For the outdoor classes you can borrow equipment from Academic Sports storage in building Liikunta and return them after cleaning. Instructor will guide you how to get and return the equipment. A little rain doesn't hurt the workout but if it's pouring rain or thundering, the class is canceled.

Check out the maps.

Classes at Klub1, Cross Fit 40100, and Yarnanta


  • Cycling classes are held at Klub 1, address Kivääritehtaankatu 6.
  • Bookings for classes are done through Klub1. You can get your booking credentials by sending e-mail to: Tell that you are a client of uMove (Academic Sports) and give your address, e-mail address and phone number. After that you will receive the credentials and information to your e-mail.
  • Bookings open 3 days before start of each class.
  • When going to the class, please show your uMove membership at the service desk before the class.
  • See webpages of Klub1

Cross Fit 40100

  • Functional Training classes are held at CF4100,  address Ailakinkatu 5.
  • Bookings for the classes are done through CF40100. Download Wodconnect application to your phone or go to webpages. Sign in with your Facebook account or create an account with your e-mail address. Go to "Search for your gym" and choose Jyväskylän korkeakoululiikunta - Crossfit40100. Then choose "Join a gym". Go to "Bookings", registration is open 7 days before each class. If you have to cancel your registration, please do it earlier than two hours before the class. After that please contact the instructor of the class if you have to cancel the registration.
  • See webpages of CF40100


  • Yarnanta's yoga studio is located at Kauppakatu 1.
  • Registration for the classes takes place in Yarnanta's booking calendar: You can book the classes 4 weeks in advance. 
  • If you are unable to attend the class, you can cancel your booking through the booking calendar 2 days before the start of the class. After that, the cancellation can only be made by e-mail: 
  • Yarnanta’s 

Cancellations and changes

  • There can be cancellations and changes in the classes due to university's or Jamk's teaching in the sports halls. You can see possible changes in the booking calendas.
  • If we have to cancel a class that is already in the booking calendar we will send an e-mail about the cancellation to those who have booked the class. Please note that if there's a sudden cancellation after 4 pm when the sports office is closed we are not able to send an e-mail about the cancellation and instead the information about the cancellation will be at Liikunta building on the info board next to equipment room and in other buildings on the sports hall door. 


Participating in group fitness classes is a leisure time activity and therefore there is no insurance on behalf of Academic Sports.

Lost property 

You can ask for lost property from the janitors:
Janitors at University, building L (Liikunta) tel. +358294419062
Janitors at JAMK, Rajakatu sports hall tel. +358405570822
Janitors at University, building R (Ryhtilä) tel. +358294418069