Here is the latest Winter 2014 Timetable (PDF 2 MB) commencing Saturday 14 July. Come down and try out the group exercise classes that we have on offer.

Make sure you enter the Seven Amazing Activities (PDF 222 KB) this year and go into the draw for an iPad mini.

Time to have some fun and get fit along the way. Join Callum for Casual Circuits (PDF 650 KB) every Thursday for 45 minutes at 6:30pm in the Sports Hall.

Here is a great opportunity to have some fun in the dark and get some good exercise along the way. Join the Rec Centre team in Orienteering by Torchlight (PDF 1 MB) on Monday 25 August.


The Lincoln University Recreation Centre is your local gym, health and fitness and athletic strength and conditioning centre that caters not only for students, it is open to all lifestyles with wellness programs for pre-school, seniors and teenagers. Our services and facilities include group exercise and yoga classes, squash and tennis courts, competitive and social sports and coaching of Basketball, Netball, Rowing and Rugby, massage therapy, ACC rehabilitation and team building.

No matter what recreation activity you wish to pursue you can do it here. The University's sporting facilities include a modern and very well equipped fitness studio, group exercise studio, boxing and circuit studio, strength and conditioning studio, sports hall, squash, tennis and netball courts and numerous rugby, football and cricket fields for keeping fit and having fun.

The team at the Recreation Centre would like to invite you to have a look at what we have on offer at Lincoln University.

Staff Position
Peter R Magson Recreation Centre and Sport Scholarship Manager
Richard W Deuchrass Athletic Performance Manager
Anna Luhrs Group Exercise Manager/Fitness Consultant
Jayne M Smith Community Fitness Consultant
Callum Brown Fitness Consultant
Kristopher R Miller Fitness Consultant
Mark G Smith Administration Coordinator
Deborah Paterson Customer Service
Sally A Boyce Customer Service
Penny Buckley Customer Service
Graeme S Campbell Sports Coordinator

The Lincoln University Recreation Centre is a REPS registered facility ( that provides for the health and fitness needs of students, staff and members of the community.

Our facility is a leader in the industry and comprises Life Fitness cardiovascular machines, including treadmills, cross trainers, cycles, steppers, rowers and versa climbers.

Recreation CentreFor strength training you can workout on our Fitness Works and Life Fitness resistance machines or in our free weights area.

No matter what your goals are...sports, general well-being or rehabilitation, we are committed to making a difference for you. We are proud to be licensed to conduct Les Mills group exercise classes and provide you with the opportunity to participate in these exhilarating workouts which set the standard around the world.

Our comprehensive Group Exercise Programme incorporates a wide range of classes aimed at increasing strength, flexibility and cardiovascular fitness as well as instilling a healthy frame of mind.

We also operate a Building Teams and Leadership Programme, which is all about learning leadership skills, understanding your personality style and group dynamics and how to apply these skills.

Day of the week Hours of operation
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu 6.00am - 10.00pm
Friday 6.00am - 8.00pm
Saturday 8.15am - 4.00pm
Sunday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Hours may vary on public holidays. The Rec Centre will be closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year's Day and 2nd January.


Through Gate 2, down Calder drive, just behind the rugby field.
See # 35 on the campus map (PDF 310 KB)

Want more information?

Contact: The Recreation Centre
Email: Recreation Centre

Phone: +64 3 4230550