When it comes to sport, fitness and recreation, the Athletics Centre at Trent 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.

Centre Highlights and Key Features

  • New 12,000 sq. ft. cardio loft and weight room
  • State-of-the-art 28 ft high indoor climbing facility
  • North America’s most advanced indoor rowing/paddling tank, the only combination training tank of its kind in the province
  • Three squash courts including new international competitive squash court and two North American courts
  • Warm therapy pool, equipped with state-of-the-art features
  • Expanded therapy clinic offering on-site physiotherapy, rehabilitation, and sports health services
  • Complete makeover of the Trent pool, the only 25m competitive pool in the region
  • Family/accessible change room and varsity team change room, along with completely renovated men’s and women’s change rooms
  • Two fitness studios, including new cycle fit facility
  • Justin Chiu Stadium boasting artificial grass playing field, 405m all-purpose track, bleacher seating, media box, score clock and lighting
  • Gymnasium, with basketball, volleyball and badminton courts
  • Two beach volleyball courts
  • Wildrock Outfitters Canoe Centre
  • Wi-Fi equipped café
  • ​East Bank Baseball Diamond and Rectangular Sport Field

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.