The Fitness Center at the Rec

The Martin Fitness Center located at the Rec Center provides a safe, enjoyable, challenging and fun environment in which to continue developing your life-long fitness commitment.

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Facility and Equipment

  • 10,000 sq. ft.
  • Woodway Treadmills
  • Elliptical/Cross-Trainers
  • Recumbant/Upright bikes
  • Rowers
  • Water Rowers
  • Free Weights
  • Free Motion Strength Equipment
  • Machine Weights
  • Upper Body Ergometers
  • Nu Steps
  • Steppers
  • ARC/Total Body Trainers
  • Adaptive Motion Trainers
  • Jacob's Ladder
  • Star Trac Inspiration Strength Equipment

Facility Activities

Fitness Center Policies

  • Individuals under age 15 must be accompanied by an adult in the Fitness Center.
  • Closed-toe footwear must be worn at all times.
  • Food is prohibited in the Fitness Center.
  • Only beverages in a non-glass container with lid are permitted.
  • Do not drop weights or weight stacks.
  • Do not prop weights against walls or equipment.
  • Spring collars must be used at all times on plate-loaded bars.
  • Top loading additional weights onto weight stack machines is prohibited.
  • All exercises must be performed in a safe and controlled manner.
  • All equipment may only be used for a maximum of 30 minutes.
  • Clean equipment and return to proper storage areas after use.
  • Be considerate of others, and aware of space you or others are occupying.
  • All personal belongings must be stored in lockers.
  • Miami University will not be held responsible for lost, stolen, or damaged items.
  • All injuries, maintenance needs, and concerns should be immediately reported to staff.
  • Personal trainers, coaches, and consultants (other than Rec Center employees) are not permitted to conduct training in this facility.
  • Individuals must comply with all instructions given by Rec Center employees.
  • Failure to comply with Fitness Center Regulations or instructions given by Rec Center employees may result in suspension of facility privileges.

Contact Mike Arnos, Senior Director of Programs, arnosmp@miamioh.edu, 513-529-8179.

Auxiliary Spaces

Exercise Performance Rooms "A", "B", and "X" offer a spacious area to conduct group fitness classes, are available for drop-in and rental use outside of scheduled availability, and are equipped with a vast array of spinning bikes, rowers, stability balls, TRX training systems, mats, and more.

We have lounge areas that serve many purposes, and may be rented out for birthday parties, group gatherings, or individual use.

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Room X

Our latest Fitness space where you can get away from the cardio equipment, strength machines, and barbell training and focus on your functional fitness training. The Room X equipment area houses kettlebells, Rogue plyo boxes, TRX Suspension Trainers, strength bands, jump ropes, slam balls, BOSUs, WaterRowers, and rubberized dumbbells. The room is structured with two rows of ceiling trusses for TRX Suspension trainers and outfitted with a 6' & 4' heavy bag.

Room X is host to Group Fitness classes, but is available for drop-in use throughout the day. Check the Group Fitness Schedule for room availability.

Room A and B

Features and Equipment
  • 2,200 sq. ft.
  • Mirrors
  • Wood aerobic floor system
  • Ceiling fans
  • Large windows for natural light
  • Spinning bikes
  • TRX training system
  • BOSU balls
  • Stability balls
  • Mats