Fit Centre
Reopening Protocols

The Fit Centre and fitness classes are open to on and off campus community members.
 

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday
6:30am - 10:30pm

Saturday - Sunday
8:00am - 9:00pm

We will be closed on all STAT Holidays.

Health
Screening

You will be required to answer daily health screening questions.

USask Rec will be requiring all community members attending our facility and programs ages 12 and older to show proof of being fully vaccinated or a negative COVID-19 test before participating in or spectating our recreation programs at the Physical Activity Complex and Education Building.

Physical Distancing

Increased spacing between members, equipment, and cardio machines.

USask
Memberships

All students who have been assessed the student recreation fee are able to use the Fit Centre and Campus Recreation programming.

Membership fees will be assessed accordingly for all other members.

Facility Amenities 

All amenities are now open.

Sanitization

Increasing the frequency of cleaning and sanitization, especially high touch areas such as equipment, door handles, waterbottle fill stations, etc.

Patrons will clean equipment after each use.

Hand sanitizing stations will be located at the entrance of the PAC and throughout the Fit Centre for patrons use.

Member Protocols

If you are feeling ill, please stay home. 

Members must wear a face mask while entering and exiting the PAC and in all indoor public spaces. Effective June 1st, 2021, USask will be providing single-use 3-ply masks free of charge. Wearing a 3-ply mask is mandatory and to be worn while exercising.

USask Rec will be requiring all community members attending our facility and programs ages 12 and older to show proof of being fully vaccinated or a negative COVID-19 test before participating in or spectating our recreation programs at the Physical Activity Complex and Education Building.

Please do not arrive earlier than 5 minutes before your scheduled time.

Gym Capacity

The Fit Centre has a limit of 60 users per time slot.

You must sign-up online via your USask Rec account to secure your time slot.You may secure only one time slot per day, up to 3 days in advance.

Group Fitness
Classes

All group fitness classes will be held in PAC 101 and the triple gymnasium.

Group fitness class sizes will be limited - see class registrations online for availability and more details. You can secure your spot up to 2-3 days in advance.

Additional
Information


All members are to follow signage to ensure physical distancing.

Fit Centre re-opening FAQ

Q: Will there be a limit on how many people can enter the Fit Centre?

A: Yes, we are limited to 60 people to enter the Fit Centre per hour time slot and group fitness class sizes will be limited - see class registrations for availability.

Q: Can any member book a time slot to use the Fit Centre or fitness classes?

A: Yes! Our recreation programs are open to everyone.

 

Q: Who can access the Fit Centre?

A: The Fit Centre is open to everyone. Membership fees will be assessed accordingly.

Q: I am not a student, how much is a membership and how can I purchase one?

A:Membership sales are open to everyone!

Q: Do I need to reserve a time to work out?

A: Yes, you must log on to your USask Rec account and secure a spot in a time slot, up to 3 days in advance. (You can find the log in button if the top right hand corner of your screen once on our registration website.)

Q: Do I need to wear a face mask?

A: Members must wear a face mask while entering and exiting the PAC and in all indoor public spaces. Effective November 27th, 2020, masks are mandatory while exercising. If you do not have a mask, you can ask for one at the front desk of the Fit Centre. You can view our latest mask policy here.

Q: Do I need to be fully vaccinated?

A: USask Rec will be requiring all community members attending our facility and programs ages 12 and older to show proof of being fully vaccinated or a negative COVID-19 test before participating in or spectating our recreation programs at the Physical Activity Complex and Education Building.

Q: When can I arrive for my work out?

A: We ask that our members who have secured a work out time to arrive no earlier than 5 minutes prior to scheduled their time slot.

Q: Can I sign up for more than one time slot per day?

A: Unfortunately, no. In order to keep availability opportunities available to all members, each member is limited to sign up for one time slot per day.

Q: Will walk-ins be accepted if there is room?

A: Yes, but we do anticipate to have full bookings and recommend you secure your spot prior to arriving at the Fit Centre. There is no guarantees that spots will be available and you will be required to use your own smartphone to log into our system and secure your spot. No exceptions.

Q: If I arrive late to my scheduled workout time, will I still be able to workout? Will my time be extended?

A: If you arrive later than 10 minutes to your scheduled workout time, we will offer your spot to drop-ins (if any). If you arrive late and there is room for you to workout, your time will NOT be extended and you must exit the building at the end of your scheduled workout time. No exceptions.

Q: Will the locker rooms, showers, and towel service be available?

A: Yes, our changeroom facilities are now open including access to lockers. Towel service will no longer be a service offered.

Q: Do I need to reserve a spot for fitness classes?

A: Yes, you can do this online by logging into your USask Rec account to secure a spot, up to 3 days in advance. Group fitness class sizes will be limited - see class registrations for availability.

Q: Where can I park?

A: Paid parking is located in front of the PAC in Lot 3 and there a few meter parking stalls available. Paid parking is also available at the Stadium Parkade.

 

 

 

Our state of the art fitness facility operates out of the College of Kinesiology Physical Activity Complex (PAC) and houses 80+ pieces of cardio equipment, a fit studio, free weights, weight machines and a 40 ft climbing wall. We provide an opportunity for you to improve and maintain your health by creating a fun, friendly, and invigorating atmosphere.

 Physical Activity Complex

COVID-19 Reduced Hours

Monday - Friday
6:30am - 10:30pm
Saturday - Sunday
8:00am - 9:00pm

We will be closed on all STAT Holidays.



Contact
306-966-1052 or fit.centre@usask.ca