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Beautiful wood floors in this area will provide a great surface for several types of activities from basketball, to volleyball and badminton. Matadors will definitely be Playing in this area.

Court Guidelines


The MataArena is a multi-activity court that can be used for multiple sports. The area also has bleachers for spectators and will be a great place to watch games and tournaments.

Court Guidelines


The SRC will have 3 different fitness zones that will be equipped with resources to help you achieve your fitness goals.

  • The Bryan Green Matador Training Zone
  • The Total Training Zone
  • The Top Level Training Zone

Fitness Guidelines   Accessibility Information


Inside the SRC will be 3 studios dedicated to Group Exercise and Fitness Training.

  • Motivation Studio
    • A multi-purpose studio where Zumba®, Step 360®, kickboxing, muscle conditioning, belly-dancing, hip-hop, boot-camp and many more group exercise classes will be held. This studio, when not being utilized for classes, will also be available for individual use and private training.
  • Inspiration Studio
    • This studio will have specific equipment that will be utilized for classes such as; Spinning®, yoga, and pilates. Group and private mat, reformer and chair Pilates training will be available.
  • Determination Studio
    • A specialized studio equipped with TRX® and boxing equipment. This equipment and studio will be available during supervised open recreation times and scheduled classes.
    • Hand Wraps are required and can be obtained at the Pro Shop.

Studio Guidelines   Accessibility Information


The SRC contains an indoor jogging track that is 1/8 mile long so you can enjoy your run in a climate-controlled environment, protected from the San Fernando Valley sun. The track's superior biomechanical design allows for consistent traction with a cushioned surface providing greater safety and comfort.

Track Guidelines


Come test your limits and see if you’ve got what it takes to make it to the top of the 46 ft 6 in Ridge — Rock Climbing Wall!

Equipment will be provided.

Climbing Guidelines


Need a spot to store your gear while you work out? The SRC provides secure locker rooms for your personal use. Stop by the Information Counter, check out a lock or bring your own, then hit the gym knowing your belongings are safe!

Lockers are on a first come first serve basis.

Locker Room Guidelines


The SRC has two pools available for your aquatic adventures. The Rec Pool is located at the SRC and the Plaza Pool is located adjacent to Subway in the University Student Union Plaza. The Rec Pool is available for both recreational and lap swimming. A large deck with furniture is also available for those that would like to relax and enjoy the beautiful surroundings. The Plaza Pool is programmed for lap swimming and special events but also has deck chairs available for those that would like to kick back in the sun for a bit. Please click the link below for pool hours.

Aquatics Guidelines   Accessibility Information


Located east of the Student Recreation Center is the 130,000 sq. ft. illuminated outdoor SRC Field. Four lights that stand 90 ft. high border the field and a small support building holds storage space, a drinking fountain and restrooms.

The SRC Field is available for open recreation, A.S. Sport Clubs, Intramural sports and special occasions, such as department field days, tournaments and philanthropic events.

The artificial turf is made of silica sand and recycled rubber tires, which creates a surface that is strong, but soft and prevents abrasion. Studies have shown that this turf is safer than natural grass, leading to fewer muscle tears, lower ACL trauma and fewer ligament tears.

Four lights that stand 90 ft. high will border the field and a small support building will hold storage space, a drinking fountain and restrooms.

Support your fellow Matadors at events or reserve a time for your group to play on the SRC Field at the SRC, Where Matadors Play.


Field Guidelines


Striving for LEED Gold Status

  • 75% of the building is day lit by Solatubes and extensive use of windows
  • Energy saving lighting and controls
  • Ventilation system that moves air naturally through the building to reduce heating and cooling costs
  • Water saving faucets and fixtures
  • Reduced construction waste
  • Recycled products including seating, sport flooring, and carpet
  • Photovoltaic (solar) panels on the SRC roof are expected to generate 86.4 kilowatts per hour

LEED Fact Sheet


Accessibility accommodation can be found in all locations within the SRC, from the Studios, to the bleacher seating of the Red Ring Courts, all three training zones, the locker rooms, and the Rec Pool.

More Information

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