The GO Pavilion - named with Trustee George Off's initials - will take advantage of Florida's year round outdoor living climate and offer nearly 10,000 square-feet of open-air space for our students, faculty, staff and visitors to enjoy sports, concerts and events. Learn more and see construction photos here.
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The Eckerd Fitness Center located in the Cobb Building is open daily for the Eckerd community. Since the Grand Opening on April 14th, 2008, the Fitness Center provides 7,500 sq. ft. of free weights, weight machines, cardiovascular machines, a dance room and various group fitness classes; everything you need to help improve flexibility, develop strength, tone muscles, increase cardio respiratory fitness, reduce body fat and improve overall health and wellness.
The Eckerd College outdoor pool, located on the north end of campus, is open daily from 12PM-6PM and is comprised of six 25 yd. swimming lanes and a 12 ft. deep tank. In addition to recreational swimming, the pool is used throughout the year to host many campus events and celebrations. The outdoor pool is not open when there is inclement weather or the air temperature is below 70 degrees. Please contact the pool staff directly at x8257 for pool closings.
Located on Boca Ciega Bay, South Beach is home to many recreational opportunities at Eckerd College. The area includes two sand volleyball courts, an outdoor pavilion, full size soccer field and a 100 yard white sand beach on the bay. Please contact Campus Activities at x8895 for facility reservations.
In addition to hosting varsity soccer games, the North field is available for the intramural and club sports programs. The intramural program uses the North field for flag-football, soccer, and kickball. Club sports teams that call the North field home are the men and women's rugby teams, men and women's lacrosse teams and the club soccer team.