Upenn Recreation

Department of Recreation Facilities

David Pottruck Health and Fitness Center

3701 Walnut Street – 215-898-6100

The David Pottruck Health and Fitness Center has 4 floors of state-of-the art cardiovascular equipment, the 2nd floor weight room, an Olympic-size pool and co-ed sauna, basketball courts, climbing wall, golf simulator, Energy Zone juice bar, group exercise studios, a fully-equipped Pilates studio, locker and shower facilities, and the Department of Recreation Membership Services Office.

Robert A. Fox Fitness Center

219 South 33rd Street – 215-898-6100

The Robert A. Fox Fitness Center in Weiss Pavilion at Franklin Field adds an additional 8,000 square feet of indoor recreational space to the University of Pennsylvania campus. The facility features cardio and strength equipment along with programming including group circuit training workouts.

Sheerr Pool

3701 Walnut Street – 215-898-6100

Built in 1967, this facility has the capacity to be either 2 short-course pools (25 meters and 25 yards, 12 lanes) or 1 long course pool (50 meters, 6 lanes) and is home to a large recreational population as well as the University’s various club and varsity teams. The Sheerr Pool is equipped with a stair entrance at the shallow end, a handicap accessible chair, and an on-deck dry sauna and shower both of which are located at the deep end.  We offer swim instruction, SCUBA training and lifeguard classes through PennRec programming.

Ringe Squash Courts

219 South 33rd Street – 215-573-0059

The Penn men’s and women’s squash programs have been calling the Ringe Squash Courts home since 1958. In 1998-99, Ringe was reconstructed to house 10 glassback international squash courts, the Al Molloy Exhibition Court and the Intercollegiate and Penn Squash Halls of Fame. Penn has been a consistent host of major national championships on the junior, collegiate and open levels.

Penn Park

31st Street between Walnut and South Streets

Penn Park is located on the eastern end of campus, off 31st Street and Chestnut / Walnut / Spruce Streets. For more information on Penn Park (rentals, guidelines, map etc.), click here.

Open Recreation

Weightman Gym (33rd St, Weightman Hall) is available for Open Basketball Monday — Friday, 11am – 2pm with a valid Penn Card. Penn Park fields 1 & 2 (turf fields) are also open to the Penn community for open recreation Monday – Thursday 11am – 2pm. Visit Penn Events Calendar (click on Category: Sports/Rec) for additional open rec hours.

 

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Wednesday October 22, 2014

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