Opened in January of 1990 and renovations completed in June of 2004 on the natatorium, the Meridian Community College Damon Fitness Center offers a wide variety of activities to students as well as to the community. Located above the MCC Baseball complex, the Damon Fitness Center has the following facilities available for student, faculty and staff, and community use.


Fitness Center Directions/Map


Natatorium featuring a 6 lane, 25 meter pool


Weight room that features Nautilus and Universal equipment, free weights, exercise bicycles, AMT, treadmills, Stairmaster, Elliptical Trainers and other equipment


Dance studio with cushioned wood floor


Here's a sample of courses offered for credit through


The Department of Wellness and Fitness:

Water Aerobics

Aerobics (Beg., Int., Pilates, Step, Cardio Kickboxing)

Fitness and Condition (Body Sculpting, Yoga, Zumba)

Weight Training


Swimming (Beginner to Advanced)


Jogging/Fitness Walking

Lifeguarding (15 years of age and older)

Water Safety Instructor (16 years of age and older)

Lifeguard Instructor (17 years of age and older)

Scuba Diving

First Aid and CPR

Health Courses

Wellness Courses



Memberships are available on a semester basis.

General Membership: includes weight room, swimming pool, track and tennis courts.

Weight Room Membership: use of weight room and exercise equipment.

Lap/Leisure Swim: use of pool for lap swim and aquatic workouts.


Stop by for a tour of our facilities, a copy of the Damon Fitness Center
schedule or for fee information.

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