Fitness Centers and Recreational Sports: Reopening Plans

PNW is now offering limited fitness and recreation services to our community!

This phased re-opening follows relevant guidance from the CDC as well as the State of Indiana. Some offerings will remain on-hold or remote until future phases, but we look forward to safely offering services under the framework below.

 Phase One Phase Two
(CURRENT)
Face CoveringsRequired
(Optional during high-intensity cardio)
Required
(Optional during high-intensity cardio)
ScreeningsPre-screening requiredPre-screening required
Check InSelf-swipeSelf-swipe
Capacity2525
Workout Time90 minutes, with appointment capability.60 minutes, with appointment capability
Hours of OperationMonday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Closed Saturday and Sunday
Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Hammond: Saturday, 9 a.m. to noon, and Sunday, noon to 3 p.m.


Westville: Closed Saturday and Sunday
Sanitizing StandardsStaff will follow a vigorous cleaning schedule.

Members required to clean equipment before and after use.
Staff will follow a vigorous cleaning schedule.

Members required to clean equipment before and after use.

Amenities

Accessory EquipmentLimited equipment availableIncreased equipment available for checkout
Locker RoomsNot availableLockers and showers available at 50% capacity
Assessments and TrainingNot availableNot available
Blood pressureEmergency use onlyEmergency use only
GymnasiumClosedOpen but limited use.

Basketball court capacity: two per basket, pick-up games not permitted
Walking/Running TrackClosedOpen: capacity two.
Group Exercise ClassesVia ZoomVia Zoom, with continued monitoring for "face to face" options
Racquetball Court (Hammond)ClosedOpen: capacity four

Intramurals

On-CampusNot availableHome-run derby, field-goal contest, 8-Ball, bags, disc golf, e-sports.
Off-CampusAvailable with social-distancing guidelines (e.g., fishing)Go-karts, disc golf

Contact Us

Have questions? Email fitness@pnw.edu or callĀ  (219) 989-2175 (Hammond) or (219) 785-5282 (Westville).