Sports Center


Watzek Sports Center is the hub for athletics and fitness activity at Reed.

The center is open to all students, faculty, staff, and alumni and includes the following amenities:

  • two gyms
  • an indoor pool
  • (3) single squash courts
  • a weight room
  • a martial arts room
  • dance studio
  • locker rooms with saunas
  • cardio room
  • outdoor center w/ climbing wall
  • backpack co-op outdoor rental program

Towel service is provided and equipment such as squash racquets and basketballs can be checked out at the cage. Lockers, baskets, and locks are available for use and rental; inquire at the cage for rates.

Outdoor facilities include

  • tennis courts
  • basketball courts
  • a walking/jogging trail
  • fields for soccer, rugby, Ultimate Frisbee, baseball, and softball

*Sports Field usage is reserved for Reed College Athletics, Fitness and Outdoor Programs. The Director/Assistant Director of Athletics, Fitness and Outdoor Programs must authorize all other use of these facilities.

*All physical education classes are for currently enrolled students and have priority use of the facility. Current faculty, staff members, alumni and guests are not allowed to participate in Physical Education classes

Contact Athletics, Fitness, &
Outdoor Programs

Sports Center “Cage”

Michael Lombardo

Will Symms
Assistant Director

Todd McCormack
Administrative Assistant

Pool hours

 Pool hours vary please call the cage at 503-777-7285

Sports Center hours

Monday - Thursday 7am-10pm

Friday 7am-9pm

Saturday 10am-6pm

Sunday 12pm-6pm

*Hours vary of breaks call cage for accurate hours

Winter Holiday Hours start 12/17/16 call for accurate hours 503-777-7285

Climbing Center hours

Tuesday 12-1pm

Wednesday 5-8pm

Thursday 6-8pm

Friday 12-1pm and 6-8pm

Closed 12/17/16-1/3/17

Backpack Co-Op hours

Monday and Tuesday 7:30pm-9:3pm

Wednesday and Thursday 12:30pm-2:30pm

Friday Closed till 1/16/17