Helen Newman Hall
Helen Newman Hall: 607-254-6728
Helen Newman Hall, which is located on North Campus and overlooks Beebe Lake, is Cornell's only dedicated recreation center. Helen Newman has a two court gymnasium for basketball, volleyball and badminton; an 8-lane swimming pool for lap swim, classes and recreation; a fitness center; a 16-lane, smoke-free bowling center; dance studio and classroom, and offers many open recreation and structured programs. Helen Newman Hall is also the home of Recreational Services administration offices, Cornell’s Wellness Program office and Intramural Sports office.
The fitness center at Helen Newman is located on the third floor. Here members will find a fitness center equipped with cardio machines with individual television screens, free weight equipment, and Paramount selectorized machines. There are flat benches, squat racks, upper and lower body Paramount equipment, treadmills, elliptical trainers, steppers, recumbent and upright bikes and rowing machines.