Recreational Sports Summer Maintenance and Shutdown

Student Legacy Park

Annually, Recreational Sports works diligently during the summer to improve and care for your facilities.

Throughout the summer we repair and improve your facilities. Rather than interrupt students and member throughout the academic year, we have identified the lowest-use time within Recreational Sports in the summer to accomplish our work.

A Sneak Peek

Below is a sneak peek of some of the projects we'll be completing during the summer. Use the links listed to the right to navigate and find out about facility closures and alternate ways to stay active this summer!


Dixon Recreation Center

  • Refinish over 60,000 square feet of wood floor
  • Exterior building sealing and caulking
  • 5,000 square feet of carpet replaced in the Recreation Dixon Recreation CenterServices Lobby, Intramural Sports & Special Programs Office, Wellness & Membership Office and Fitness offices
  • Re-striping the indoor track
  • Addition of new fitness equipment and removal of old equipment
  • Rebuilding and repairing the Upper Gym padding and walls.
  • Cleaning of furniture
  • Dixon roof maintenance and repair
  • Installing new court dividers in the Upper Gym between Courts 1 & 2 and Courts 2 & 3
  • Fire Life Safety Testing and Inspections
  • Servicing and repairing the building's mechanical and electrical systems
  • Setting all new routes and cleaning all of the routes/holds on the rock wall
  • …and more!


Steven’s Natatorium

  • Structural and surface repair and maintenance
  • Filtration, circulation and sanitation system maintenance
  • Retrofitting the hot tub for accessibility with new lift and handrails
  • ….and more!


Student Legacy Park

  • Turf infill project – rubber infill and maintenance per warranty work
  • Exterior tennis courts – repair, maintenance and resurfacing
  • …and more!


McAlexander Field House

  • Court floor repair and maintenance
  • Mechanical system maintenance and repair
  • General casework and carpentry repair
  • Setting all new routes and cleaning all of the routes/holds on the rock wall


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