Syncrude Sport & Wellness Centre
Promoting active lifestyles in Alberta's far north.
CLIENT Keyano College
LOCATION Fort McMurray, AB
The Syncrude Sport & Wellness Centre at Keyano College provides a facility for sport, recreation, training and wellness for the community, varsity competition, and high-performance sport training. This multi-sports centre fulfills Keyano College's campus needs by providing a 3-court and main competitive gymnasium with 1,200 retractable seating, a 4-lane / 155m running/walking track, weights, fitness testing, a Kinesiology laboratory, Physiotherapy, multi-purpose space, administrative and staff facilities.
The fitness areas are intended to be shared between the student population and the general population to assist in meeting the great need for fitness / wellness space in the community. The design vision was intended to provide a high quality space both internally and externally meeting the strict design guidelines of the Keyano Campus. The facility also fits within the overall master plan circulation as the campus expands.
* completed with Barr Ryder Architects.