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
(Current)
Phase Two
(Beings Aug. 17)
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
Beginning Aug. 24

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 two.

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).