Bill Wedlake Fitness Centre Update

Recreation Services

The Bill Wedlake Fitness Centre will remain closed. This includes weight rooms, racquetball/handball/squash courts, walking/running track, Fitness Studio, change rooms and lockers. The reopening schedule for these spaces is to be determined.


Membership and Locker Information

Recreation Services is providing membership and locker refunds or extensions to members of the Bill Wedlake Fitness Centre affected by the March 14th closure due to COVID-19. If you would like to request a refund or an extension, please fill out the appropriate fillable PDF form and send it to


Locker Item Pick-Up

Locker items that have not been picked up will not be cleared during this time. 

If would like to pick-up your locker items, we are pleased to offer curb-side pick-up for the Bill Wedlake Fitness Centre members starting Wednesday September 2nd, 2020.

Please fill out the Locker Item Retrieval fillable PDF form and send it to


Frequently Asked Questions

The Fitness Centre is closed, are students still being charged the Athletic Levy fee?

For the spring, summer and fall 2020 terms, the Fitness Centre levy fee ($43.50) has been waived.

Due to the facility closure of March 14th, students will receive a credit for the time lost. 


I'm a UWinnipeg full time employee and was paying through payroll deduction, am I able to get a refund or extend my membership?

All memberships and lockers paid through payroll deduction were stopped when the University closed and do not qualify for extension or refunds. 


When the Fitness Centre re-opens, will I be able to rent the same locker as before?

Yes, once we re-open you will have an opportunity to rent the same locker. 


Is Recreation Services offering any online fitness options?

Yes, we have been offering online fitness classes since the spring and plan to continue offering them in the fall. All fitness levels are welcome!


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