Athletics and Recreation
Whether you’re a casual gym user, a high-performance varsity athlete, or you just want to cheer the purple and gold to victory, check out laurierathletics.com.
The Athletic Complex in Waterloo includes an Olympic-size pool, a triple gymnasium, dance studios, and a large fitness centre. Outside, Alumni Field offers a full-sized, FIFA-certified, artificial surface for both intramurals and club teams. University Stadium is home to Golden Hawk football, soccer, rugby and lacrosse.
The Laurier Brantford YMCA has an aquatics centre with a two-tank pool, a double and a single gym, a fitness centre with state-of-the-art equipment and Wi-Fi capabilities for fitness programs, three studios, multi-purpose spaces, and a lounge for Laurier students.
For information about programming, schedules, recreational sports and more, visit the Laurier Brantford YMCA website.
Intramurals and extramurals are great options for both the competitively or recreationally inclined. You can register with a group of your friends or meet new friends by registering on your own and being matched with a team.
For information on each league, including times, location and registration fees, visit:
If you are looking for student-run programs, check out the sport clubs offered in both Waterloo and Brantford:
Interested in trying out for a varsity team? See our Prospective Student-Athlete page for more information and upcoming tryout dates.
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