University of DaytonDayton, OH
The new 125,000 sq. ft. three-level student recreation center called the RecPlex was part of the University’s master plan to revitalize student facilities on campus.
The RecPlex houses multiple recreation and fitness spaces, including a state-of-the-art swimming pool and spa, which was designed by Counsilman-Hunsaker.
Features of the natatorium include:
- 6,000 sq. ft. Multi-Purpose Pool
- 25-yard competitive pool with eight lap lanes
- 1-meter springboard diving
- 32 ft. diameter vortex
- 1,600 sq. ft. 15 person whirlpool spa
In addition to the aquatic facility, the first level also houses a gymnasium, racquetball courts, climbing wall, and classrooms. The second and third floors include a massive fitness center and aerobic studios.