Applebee Field Shillingford Field Bern Schwartz Fitness and Athletic Center / Class of 1958 Gymnasium Tennis Courts

Bern Schwartz Fitness and Athletic Center / Class of 1958 Gymnasium

The Bern Schwartz Fitness and Athletic Center is home to the College's basketball, badminton, swimming and volleyball teams. Renovates made in 2010 through the Smart Women, Strong Women initiative created a 50,000-square-foot state-of-the-art facility that is home to the Colleges Athletic and Physical Education Department. Schwartz Fitness and Athletic Centerhouses an eight-lane swimming pool; a wood floor for basketball, badminton and volleyball; and a fitness center that includes aerobic equipment, weight-training machines and a multi-purpose room.

Technological advancements include free wireless Internet access, flat-screen televisions and cardiovascular machines to accommodate a wide range of personal entertainment devices. New equipment and systems will enable each user to customize their workout to meet personal goals and will make for a positive, enjoyable experience for everyone using the fitness center.

Applebee Field

Located adjacent to Schwartz Fitness and Athletic Center, Applebee Field is the home of the soccer and lacrosse teams. It is named for Constance M. K. Applebee, the first director of physical education at the College.

Shillingford Field

Shillingford Field, which is located adjacent to Schwartz Gymnasium and above Applebee Field, is the home of the field hockey team. It is named for Jenepher Shillingford, former athletic director and field hockey coach at the College.

Tennis Courts

Beyond the gym and the fields lie the Bryn Mawr College Tennis Courts. There courts are home to the tennis team.