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R. Brad Martin Student Wellness Center University of Memphis

Memphis, TN
Construction Cost: $31,000,000
Area / Square Feet: 89,000 sq. ft.
Occupancy Date: June 2021

This new two-story, 89,000-square-foot recreation center showcases a dynamic wellness and recreation program for students, faculty and alumni. It features a teaching and demonstration kitchen, weight fitness areas, a two-court gym with an elevated track, and various fitness studios, including TRX, CrossFit, Spin and yoga.


Outdoor features include a recreation/leisure swimming pool with three 25-yard lap lanes and a lounging shelf, an outdoor exercise terrace, and a basketball court. The outdoor pool focuses on leisure and recreation and utilizes a subtle guitar-shaped theme as a tribute to the rich blues guitar history of the Memphis music scene, while accommodating fitness lap swimming, water basketball and water volleyball.


QUICK FACTS


LEAD ARCHITECT: ANF Architects


AQUATIC DESIGN CONSULTANT: Counsilman-Hunsaker


COST: $31 million


SQUARE FOOTAGE: 89,000


OCCUPANCY: June 2021




COMPONENTS


• Outdoor recreation pool


• Large terraced stair entry


• Wet deck area with lounge chairs


• Three 25-yard fitness lap lanes


• Water basketball


• Water volleyball


• Bubbler feature




SUPPLIERS


BECS Technology Inc.


Chemical Control Systems


Competitor Swim


Lane Markers 


Spectrum Aquatics


ADA Lifts, Access Ramps/Stairs, Covers, Ladders/Grab Bars