Dalplex Facilities


The fieldhouse is home to four full size basketball courts, five volleyball courts, nine badminton courts, an indoor running track, and climbing wall

Fitness Hall

The climate controlled fitness hall, located on the top floor of the Dalplex fitness centre, holds the majority of the strength and cardio equipment, as well as space for stretching and abdominal work. 

Fitness Studios

There are 4 hardwood fitness studios located on the top floor of the Dalplex fitness centre and a spin studio located downstairs by the physiotherapy clinic. 

Indoor Pool

Dalplex is home to an 8-lane, 50-metre indoor pool. 

Wickwire Field

A large artificial turf field, Wickwire field is Dalhousie's main outdoor sport facility. 

Outdoor Tennis Courts

Dalplex has two outdoor tennis courts located adjacent to Shirreff Hall on South Street available for use seasonally.

Squash and Racquetball Courts

Dalplex is home to five squash courts and one racquetball court, all located on the lowest level of Dalplex.

Climbing Walls

Dalplex has a bouldering wall in the fieldhouse where people can climb without supervision, and the Rock Court climbing gym with more varied terrain, and opportunities for rope climbing. 

Indoor Golf

Looking to get back into the swing of things? We now have an indoor golf practice area available for members! 

Due to Nova Scotia Public Health recently announced the return of some restrictions, appointments are returning for Sexton Gym fitness centre starting at 6:00am on Friday, December 17, 2021 until Sexton Gym closes on Dec. 23 for the holiday period.

  • Appointments will be available in one-hour increments with a 15-minute changeover period.
  • A total of five (5) spaces will be available per appointment.

Members will be able to start booking appointments 72 hours in advance starting Wednesday, December 15, 2021 at 12:00pm.

Looking to rent a facility? 

Several of our athletic facilities are available for rentals! This includes Sexton Memorial Gym, Wickwire Field, Studley Gym and the fieldhouse and pool in Dalplex

You can find facility rental information on our main Athletics and Recreation page or you can email reservations@dal.ca