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Doughboy Gym

The 87FSS Doughboy Gym is Mission Driven. Call for Hours of Operation. 87FSS Doughboy Gym is a 55-thousand square foot building that houses a physical rehabilitation center for the Warriors in Transition. The facility has various free-weight/strength machines, as well as a plethora of cardiovascular equipment. It also has two racquetball courts and a full basketball court. There are men’s and women’s locker rooms with shower and daily-use lockers. The gym is also open to the joint base community on request

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Dress Code

87 FSS Fitness Facilities

All personnel utilizing 87FSS Fitness facilities will comply with the guidelines set forth in the dress code. In addition to maintaining good order and discipline, this guide will help ensure the health and welfare of all patrons.

Appropriate clothing must be worn to maintain a proper image in a military and family fitness facility. Attire must be conservative and modest in nature. obscene/offensive language or graphics are prohibited. Athletic attire and athletic-type shoes will be worn in all activity and equipment areas. Military utility uniforms are authorized to be worn during workouts and members may remove their utility uniform coat (shirt); however, t-shirts must be worn. Only court shoes with non-marking soles will be worn on hardwood floors; boots are not authorized on treadmills or hardwood floors. Casual slacks/shorts and jeans are considered non-exercise attire and are not to be worn. Due to safety concerns (including an increased risk of dehydration and heat illness), garments made of plastic, rubber, nylon, etc., that are specifically designed to increase the amount of perspiration, are not authorized in any fitness facility, to include outdoor running tracks and fields. Patrons not wearing proper attire will be asked to change into appropriate exercise clothing or leave the facility.

24 Hour Access

  • 24-hour access is now available for all DoD ID holders who can show proof of full vaccination (2+ weeks) against COVID-19 via vaccination card or Med Group (MDG) vaccination record (This does not include contractors or any non-DoD ID holders).
  • PHOTOS of a vaccination card or record will NOT be accepted as proof of vaccination; hard copy records only.
  • Available at all three Fitness Centers to all service members, retirees, DoD Civilians, and dependents age 18+ with valid ID at JBMDL!

*Proof of COVID-19 vaccination status required for 24-Hour Access. The date of the patron’s second COVID-19 shot must be two weeks or greater from the date of 24-hr registration. Patrons must register for access at each Fitness facility they wish to use.

  • Patrons must register at each facility where they would like 24-hour access.

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Doughboy Gym

5253 Newport St, Fort Dix, NJ 08640

Hours of Operation

  • Mon - Fri
    Call for Hours of Operation