Athletics & Recreation

Athletics and recreation are an integral part of the university experience that is vital to your educational growth 和 advancement.

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Lakehead Thunderwolves

Join in the howl as you cheer on your Lakehead Thunderwolves to victory during home venue games. With an unyielding student body 和 dedicated community following, every action-packed game is full of excitement that you won't want to miss!

If you want to put your skills to the test, check out our varsity teams, along with club teams 和 intramurals available at: Lakehead Thunder BayLakehead 奥瑞拉.

 

Thunder Bay Campus Facilities

You will enjoy extensive on-campus fitness facilities at the C.J. Sanders Fieldhouse and The Hangar. The C.J. Sanders Fieldhouse features the 15,000-square-foot Thunderdome gymnasium, state-of-the-art Wolves' Den fitness centre, newly-renovated 50-metre eight-lane swimming pool, cardio room, outdoor sports fields, beach volleyball courts, Kinesiology labs, 和 change rooms complete with saunas.

The Hangar, Lakehead's newest 50,000-square-foot student athletic facility features a 200-metre track, pro-grade artificial turf field, climbing wall, and additional weight training, aerobic 和 cardio areas. The Hangar is also home to the Sports Medicine Clinic.

 

奥瑞拉 Campus Facilities

As a newer campus, Lakehead's Orillia Campus will see its athletics facilities develop in years to come. In the interim, Lakehead University 奥瑞拉 campus students are eligible for membership at the YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka during the fall 和 winter semesters. The membership is covered by your Athletics fees.

The YMCA offers a wide variety of recreational activities to help you stay active and reduce stress: Yoga, Pilate's, Zumba, Group Cycling, Pump Step, Hi-lo Pump, Cardio Kick, Gravity, Aquafit, Bootcamp, Stretch & Strength (Pilate's/Yoga class), and drop-in options for basketball, volleyball, open gym, 和 open swim.