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University Recreation

UREC

Current Operations


The Kress Events Center is currently only be open to UWGB students, faculty, and staff. 
 
Capacity:

Capacity of the fitness center is restricted and held at 40 patrons. Some reservations will be required (see below).

Reservations:
Reservations will not be required to use the fitness center over the summer. Please still check in with the fitness center attendant at the entrance so we can track capacity. 

Due to limited space, reservations will still be required to attend group fitness classes. See Group Fitness webpage for details.
 
Summer open Spaces/Amenities:

Front Desk
Fitness Center
Locker Rooms
Restrooms
Outdoor Equipment Rentals
Group Fitness
Bennett Gym (open rec)
Recreation and Fitness Equipment Check Out

Summer Closed Spaces/Amenities:

Intramurals 
ESports
Climbing Tower
Track
Turf Gym
Pool (for rec use)
Lounge Areas
Water fountains (Exception: water bottle filling stations)
Towel Service
Community Memberships/Guest Passes
Learn to Swim (private swim lessons)
Racquetball Courts
East/West Gyms (current vaccine and testing center)

Fitness Center Policies:
  1. Face coverings are required at all times within the building.
  2. Always maintain 6+ feet of social distance.
  3. Wipe down equipment regularly before and after each use.
  4. Equipment must remain in it’s designated areas.
  5. The following equipment will not be available at this time: Towels, belts, medicine balls, stability balls, TRX bands, jump ropes, tricep ropes and foam rollers.
  6. Bring your own water bottle: Water bottle filling stations will be available, however, drinking fountains will be closed.
  7. There is a designated stretching area upstairs to allow for proper social distancing.
  8. All equipment marked with caution taped is closed to allow for proper social distancing.
Group Fitness Policies:
  1. Face coverings (masks) are required throughout the Kress Events Center and while attending indoor classes.
  2. Always maintain 10+ feet of social distance while participating in class (12+ feet when outside).
  3. Always maintain 6+ feet of social distance when checking into class.
  4. Wipe down equipment regularly before and after each use. 
  5. No sharing of equipment at a this time.
  6. Bring your own water bottle: Water bottle filling stations will be available, however, drinking fountains will be closed.
Summer Camp Policies

Follow the below links for policies related to summer camps in the Kress Events Center

  1. Summer Camp COVID-19 Cleaning Protocols - Draft 2.3
  2. UREC Summer Camp Facilities Expectations and Recommendations
  3. UW System President Thompson Letter to Camp Parents/Guardians
  4. Consent for Testing: COVID-19 & Flu Testing Parental Consent

Safety:
In an effort to make the facilities as safe as possible, University Recreation will:
  • Increase cleaning protocols
  • Adhere to Safety Precautions
  • Impose Social Distancing as recommended 
  • Minimize Contact
Facility usage and capacity
  • Facility usage and capacity will comply with recommended guidelines and recommendations as provided by the university, Brown County and Prevea Health. 
  • The UREC team will assess risk for facilities and program areas as well as establishing phased programming back in with any necessary modifications.