Recreation Sports


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Newark Campus Recreational Sports provides intramural, recreation, and fitness opportunities for students of Central Ohio Technical College and The Ohio State University at Newark.
Autumn Semester Hours

Sunday           4 – 9:00 p.m.
Monday          6:30 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Tuesday          8 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Wednesday    6:30 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Thursday         6:30 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Friday              8 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Saturday         Noon.- 5 p.m.


Interior of the Adena Recreation Facility

Adena Recreation Center

The Adena Recreation Center is open throughout the day and evening for recreational use by students, faculty, and staff of the Newark campus. Participants must present their BUCK-ID for entry to the facility.

Over 10,000 square feet of space

  • State-of-the-art cardio machines
  • New weight equipment and racks

Multipurpose room

  • 1500 square feet
  • Wood floors and mirrored walls

Multipurpose Field

  • Multipurpose grass turf field 50 yds x 80 yds
  • Used for multiple sports and classes


  • 14,000 square feet of space
  • 2 full size basketball courts or
  • 2 full volleyball courts

Try out WELLBEATS program.​

Intramural Sports – Leagues or Tournaments

People working out at the Adena Recreation Facility

  • Flag football
  • 3v3 Basketball
  • Dodgeball
  • Ping Pong
  • Badminton
  • Indoor Soccer (futsal)
  • Strength Competition Lifting
  • Strength Competition Crossfit
  • Cornhole Tournament
  • Golf Scramble
  • Soccer
  • Ultimate Frisbee
  • Race to the Finish 5K
  • Kickball

Register at or RECIT app for your smartphone

Sports Clubs

  • Student
  • Running
  • Soccer

Alumni Membership Information and Registration​​


  • Our student staff is a key component in our approach to fulfill our mission, vision and values of the Student Life and Recreation Sports Programs.
  • See our current job listings at Financial Aid.

Visit our Intramurals page to find out more about what events you can get involved in this semester!

Hours of operation vary depending on the time of the year and special events taking place in the gymnasium. If you have questions about specific daily hours of operation, please contact the center directly: 740-755-7104. Adena Hall is located at 1159 University Drive.

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Cover of the Recreation Sports Aug-Dec 2020 Calendar