Campus Recreation

Olympic Strength Room


Student Recreation Center, lower level


Olympic Strength Room Policies (PDF)

Hours - Fall 2019
MONDAY 3:00pm - 9:00pm
TUESDAY 3:00pm - 9:00pm
WEDNESDAY 3:00pm - 9:00pm
THURSDAY 3:00pm - 9:00pm
FRIDAY 3:00pm - 9:00pm
SATURDAY 11:00am - 2:00pm


  • The Olympic Strength Room will include three racks with platforms, bars, and bumper weights
  • A Campus Recreation employee will staff the room during open hours
  • Chalk will be allowed and provided by Campus Recreation
  • The room will be open to students and Recreation Center members
  • The area will be utilized for Olympic lifting programs that include snatch, clean, and jerk
  • Deadlifting will be permitted
  • Students and members wishing to use the area for Olympic lifting will be tested on their lifting proficiency by the Olympic Strength Room attendant
  • Testing will occur during hours of operation of the Olympic Strength Room
  • Students and members recorded as passing may come in during the rooms' open hours to lift
  • Individuals who do not pass may use the space to improve technique and may be given suggestions
  • Individuals who misrepresent their test status will be subject to the same penalties as someone who has misused an ID since safety is of the utmost importance which is two weeks suspension from Campus Recreation


Please contact Brian Thomas at (309) 298-1228, ext. 226 or email for more information or questions.

Contact Info

Campus Recreation
Donald S. Spencer Student Recreation Center, 200A
1 University Circle
Macomb, IL 61455

Office: (309) 298-1228
Front Desk: (309) 298-2797
Fax Number: (309) 298-3224