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Facilities

Cardio Room

The cardio room is equipped with 42 pieces of Precor cardio equipment including treadmills, bikes, ellipticals, and AMTs.  Each machine has a P80 Console that has a 15 inch LCD Touch Screen.

The cardio room also has two Concept 2 rowing machines, two TrueForm Runner treadmills and two Matrix ClimbMill stair-climbers.

Fitness Studios

There are two fitness studios within the Harold J. Callais Memorial Recreation Center. The larger of the two studios has the capability to be partitioned off to make it into two smaller studios.

Each fitness studio is equipped with a BenQ projector including computer and blu-ray attachments and a 133 inch pull down projector screen.

Indoor Track

The indoor track is located on the 2nd level of the Harold J. Callais Memorial Recreation Center which gives a bird’s eye view of the strength room and Michael Childs Gymnasium.

The track is a hand poured 3 inch thick red and grey granulated rubber which includes 3 lanes and embanked corners. The distance of the track is one-tenth of a mile.  Ten laps around the indoor track equals a mile.

Pictured, from left, are Denise Childs, Michael’s mother; Amari Childs, his brother; and Kejhirah Duncan, his daughter.

Michael Childs Gymnasium

The Michael Childs Gymnasium includes two multipurpose courts for free play and intramural competition.  The courts include NFHS Basketball court dimensions, NCAA Volleyball court dimensions, and badminton corners.

The gymnasium has the ability to separate into two courts with the use of a drop down curtain.

Family, friends and fraternity brothers of the late Michael Childs gathered on Saturday, March 9, 2013 as the Nicholls recreation center gymnasium was named in his honor. Pictured, from left, are Denise Childs, Michael’s mother; Amari Childs, his brother; and Kejhirah Duncan, his daughter.

Dr. J. J. Ayo Pool

Dr. J. J. Ayo Pool is managed and operated by Crawfish Aquatics.

For more information, please call 985-448-4828.

or visit their website: www.crawfishaquatics.com

CONTACT INFORMATION

Office of Campus Recreation

Office Location:
Harold J. Callais Recreation Center
 
Mailing Address:
P. O. Box 2701
Thibodaux, LA 70310
 
Phone: 985.493.2746
Fax: 985.493.2740
E-mail: rachel.dufrene@nicholls.edu

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