Duckworth Centre

Recreation Services


The new score clock is a legacy of the Canada Summer Games. (photo: Veralyn Warkentin)


Improve your mental fitness and relieve stress in the Bill Wedlake Fitness Centre. (photo: UWinnipeg)


With your Membership you can join Recreational Racquetball and Squash Leagues. (photo: Veralyn Warkentin)

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UWinnipeg's Autumn and Spring Convocations are held in the Duckworth Centre. It is often used for high school graduation ceremonies as well. (photo: Veralyn Warkentin)


Racquetball and Squash courts are available with your Fitness Membership. (photo: Veralyn Warkentin)

The Duckworth Centre (400 Spence at Ellice) is the home of fitness, health and wellness, sports and recreational programming. Managed by the Department of Recreation Services, the Duckworth Centre is open to students, faculty, staff, alumni and the public. It is also home to our Wesmen Athletics teams. 

The Customer Service Desk on the main floor is your one-stop destination for information, registration and memberships.

In addition to the 2 floors of the Bill Wedlake Fitness Centre, Duckworth Fitness Centre membership includes access to:

  • Racquetball and Squash Courts and Leagues - with on-line booking
  • Newly resurfaced indoor running/walking track,  2nd floor, located inside Dr. David F. Anderson Gym
    • 1 lap = 167 metres / 9.6 laps = 1 mile / 7.3 laps = 1 km
  • Changing Rooms, showers & sauna - (Men's and Women's) - lower level of Duckworth
  • Locker & Towel Service

The Duckworth Centre also features the

  • Dr. David F. Anderson Gymnasium - for all Wesmen Volleyball and Basketball homegames, Convocation and other events. The floors were refurbished and a new score clock  installed for the 2017 Canada Summer Games.
  • Food and Beverage kiosks - including a smoothie bar, the Bodi Cafe; and the Duckworth Concession which is open during all Wesmen Games and most major sports events (2nd floor).

For information, and to register for recreational programs, and fitness membership and classes, contact the Customer Service Desk (Main Floor)
Phone: 204.786.9349
Fax:     204.783.7866