FACILITIES

SFU Athletics & Recreation offers a diverse range of venues that can be accessed by students, staff, and the community to host a variety of events. 

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Gyms, Fields & Indoor Spaces

Spaces available for rent include:

  • Gymnasiums
  • Playing Fields (artificial turf and grass)
  • Track
  • Climbing Wall*
  • Dance and Fitness Studios
  • Meeting Rooms

Booking and availability

  • Facility and rental equipment are based on availability and are assessed on a first come-first served basis
  • Facility requests should be made at least 10 days in advance
  • Requests must include sufficient time for set-up and take-down
  • A Facility rental is not considered booked until the Rental Contract and Terms & Agreement are signed and fees are paid in full
  • All Facility rentals must have a valid Certificate of Insurance with $5 million liability naming Simon Fraser University as additional insured
  • All prices are based on an hourly rental rate
  • A cost estimate will be provided upon completion of the online booking request form

For additional information email bookitra@sfu.ca or phone 778 782 4906.

*For Climbing Wall bookings, contact SFU Climbing Administration at 778-782-4059 or climbing@sfu.ca

Aquatic Centre

The Margaret & Paul Savage Pool is home to the Simon Fraser University Swim team. With six 25 meter lanes and dive tank, we offer public lane swims, diving boards, swim lessons for adults and children, and much more.

Booking and availability

  • Check the general rental availability times. The availability for a specific date and time will be confirmed after you submit the booking form.
  • Your Aquatic Centre rental request should be made at least 10 days in advance.
  • Requests must include sufficient time for set-up and take-down. (scuba diving groups require at least 30 minutes of set-up and 30 minutes of take-down time).
  • An Aquatic Centre rental is not considered booked until the Rental Contract and Terms & Agreement are signed and fees are paid for in full.
  • All Aquatic Centre rentals must have a valid Certificate of Insurance with $5 million liability naming Simon Fraser University as additional insured.
  • An estimate will be provided upon completion of the online booking request form.

For additional information email bookitra@sfu.ca or phone 778 782 4050.

Tennis, Squash & Racquetball Courts 

The Lorne Davies Complex has 3 outdoor tennis courts, 1 racquet and 3 squash courts available.

Booking and availability

To book our tennis, squash or racquetball courts, you must have a valid Burnaby Recreation membership or purchase a day pass.

Squash and racquetball courts: Are available for booking in 45 minute time slots during facility operation hours.

Tennis courts: Are generally available on a first come, first serve basis, with the exception of some pre-booked groups.

You may make a reservation by phone at 778-782-3668 or in person at the Equipment Desk which is located on the bottom floor of the Lorne Davies Complex, through either the men’s or women’s change rooms where the office is located at the back.

Equipment Rentals

To obtain equipment, you must present a valid SFU recreation membership card or photo ID.

Note: Facility Rental groups should include any equipment requests on the online booking form and associated fees will be included within the estimate provided.

Sporting Equipment

The Equipment Desk has a selection of sporting equipment available for loan at the Burnaby campus for members or day pass holders. Please contact their office at 778-782-3668 for availability.

Climbing Gear

Climbing Wall equipment is available for pick-up at the climbing wall office located in the Central Gymnasium lobby. For a full list of equipment as well as membership and access information, please visit the  SFU Climbing webpage.