Athletics Centre Advantage
Living your most fit life isn’t a concept reserved for professional athletes or personal trainers. At Trent Athletics, we believe wellness is for everyone – parents, grandparents, children, friends, family and co-workers.
When it comes to health and wellness, the Athletics Centre offers something no other community or university centre can – state-of-the-art indoor and outdoor facilities combined with access to the Otonabee River, diverse nature areas and kilometres of winding trails right at our doorstep. As an Athletics Centre member, you have access to it all.
Athletic Centre Highlights and Key Features
12,000 sq. ft. cardio loft and weight area complete with Life Fitness equipment
28 ft high indoor climbing wall
Indoor rowing/paddling tank (available by booking only.)
Three squash courts including an international competitive squash court and two North American courts
Personal 20 minute bookings in the warm therapy pool (unavailable for booking)
Two fitness studios and a classroom that overlooks the Otonabee River
Justin Chiu Stadium boasting newly resurfaced artificial grass playing field, 405m all-purpose track, bleacher seating, media box, score clock and lighting
Gymnasium, with basketball, volleyball and badminton courts
Two outdoor beach volleyball courts
Wi-Fi equipped café
East Bank Baseball Diamond and Rectangular Sports Field
New to the gym and not sure where to start?
Make an appointment with one of our certified personal trainers for a free fitness consultation. During this session a personal trainer will work with you to determine your individual fitness needs and goals as well as suggest exercises to help you reach those goals. Orientation to the cardio and weight equipment will help ensure that you understand how to use the equipment safely and effectively. At any time, our Sport Centre staff are available to answer questions or provide instruction on how to use the cardio and weight equipment
The Athletics Centre offers a dynamic and diverse team of certified trainers who can tailor programs to meet your individual needs and goals. Our trainers are experienced to work with a range of ages and abilities.
Group Fitness Classes
All community members and Trent students get unlimited access to group fitness classes with their memberships. Delivered by quality instructors in a non-intimidating environment, we offer over 50 classes per week, designed to be challenging and fun. Whether you’re a beginner or more experienced, you’ll find something to suit your fitness level. All classes are drop in with no pre-registration required. Class descriptions are available on pages 6 & 7 and a current schedule can be found on our website at trentu.ca/athletics
Challenge yourself and try something new! The Athletics Centre registered programs are a great way to learn and be active while having fun. Our programming mix includes activities for different ages and abilities. Check out the opportunities listed in this program guide to learn something new or build on an interest that you already have. What are you waiting for? Register today.
Trent’s Most Sustainable Building
By achieving a silver rating through the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Building Rating System™, the renewed athletics facility is one of the most sustainable buildings at Trent and in the community. A LEED-designated building is environmentally sound and energy efficient and leaves as small an environmental footprint as possible.