UC RecCentre - University of Canterbury - New Zealand


Planned Power Outages means the GYM IS CLOSED on Saturday 29th April

A further day of power outages is planned for Saturday 29th April. In the interests of health and safety, the gym will be closed for the entire day.
However, we are offering 3 outdoor classes, see table below. Meet on the deck outside RecCentre. Class may move from here to nearby areas as a group, so please be on time!
These are weather dependent, so check our facebook page after 8.45am on Saturday 29th for cancellations.
To read more, please visit the Capital Works announcement

Day Hours Classes
Saturday 29th April CLOSED

Meet on the deck outside RecCentre

9.30am Bootcamp with Angela
10.30am HIIT30 with Kat and Simone
11.10am Core30 with Ambika

2017 Group Fitness Challenge - Sponsored by Bargain Box!

Registrations are now open for the 2017 Group Fitness Challenge! $850 of Bargain Box vouchers are up for grabs along with $500 of other monthly prizes, exclusively for Challenge members.
The Goal: Complete 100 Group Fitness (or Small Group Training sessions) between Sat 1st April and Sun 22nd October.
To Register: Head into see on of our receptionists. Upon completion of your registration you will receive a Class Diary which you will use to collect all of your class stamps!
Remember... The earlier you sign up, the more time you have to complete the Challenge! Ready.... Set.... go!!

Start Me - Learn to Gym for Free!

Not sure how to get started? No problem. Simply book in with a fitness consultant for a StartMe fitness starter session (they're free) and we'll help you get underway. The consultants are there to help, so feel free to approach them and ask as many questions as you like. They love to share their knowledge and experience with you!

Women's Only hours in Circuit Room

See the current trial schedule here.

The rest of the facility remains business as usual - a mixed facility, at all times.

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    University of Canterbury
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    Christchurch 8140
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