Aberdeen Proving Ground has two gymnasiums:

Aberdeen Athletic Center
Aberdeen Area, Bldg 3300
Mon - Fri 5 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Sat, Sun, Holidays 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Hoyle Fitness Center
Edgewood Area, Bldg E4210
Mon - Fri 5 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Sat, Sun, Holidays 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

NOTE: Edgewood APG Hoyle Gymnasium floor, small weight room, locker room and stretch room will be closed for renovations up to 3 months during summer operations.  The fitness side of the facility will be in full operation during this time.  Additional locker rooms on the fitness side of the facility, will be available.

The closure will start Memorial Day Week, May 30, 2011 and continue for 3 months until complete in August. During renovations all fitness classes will be held at EA Recreation Center ballroom, building E4140, Austin Road.

We appreciate your patience during these improvements.

Each facility has a large basketball/volleyball court area, racquetball courts, fitness areas, free weight room and locker and shower areas, some with saunas and steam rooms. Both gymnasiums have a wide variety of sports equipment for checkout, including racquetball equipment, jump ropes, and indoor & outdoor practice balls!

Each facility has a wide variety of cardiovascular equipment, to include aerobic bicycles, stair climbers, treadmills, and cross country ski & rowing machines! Each has a variety of free and circuit weight machines!

Additional Facilities

Aberdeen Area Fitness Center
Aberdeen, Bldg 320
Mon - Thu 5:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Closed Fri, Sat, Sun & Holidays

Tennis Courts
There are seven courts available for play in the Aberdeen Area: three (lighted) in the 3300 block. Five courts are located in the Edgewood Area: two in the E4100 block and three in the E4600 block.

Fitness Paths
We now have two fitness paths in the Aberdeen Area (Plumb Point area and Fanshaw Field area) and one ine the Edgewood area around the airfield.

Multi-Purpose Athletic Fields

Fields are located in both the Aberdeen (3300 block) and Edgewood Areas (E4100 block). Fields are lighted and are used for softball, soccer and flag football.

· Equipment checkout
  Racquetball Supplies
  Jump Ropes
  Tennis Racquets/balls
  Indoor/Outdoor practice basketball,soccer, volleyball etc.

Patrons Authorized to Use Facilities
· Active duty military personnel and their families
· Members of Reserve Components (RC) on annual training
· Retired military personnel and their families (included RC with pay)
· Cadets of military academies
· DOD NAF/APF civilian employees (includes AAFES and their families)
· DOD contractor employees

General Policies
· Athletic bags cannot be stored in the exercise equipment areas or around cardiovascular equipment due to safety and crowded conditions. Bags must be stored in lockers.
· During peak participation times or when individuals are waiting to use cardiovascular exercise, there is a 20-minute time limit on each piece of equipment.
· Patrons using the center are required to scan in using a valid military/DOD identification card upon entry.
· Eye protection is required by all patrons when playing racquetball or handball.
· Click here for official age policy.
Services Available
· Strength & Aerobic Training Equipment; Walking Track, Stair Climbers, Treadmills, Rowing Machines, Free Weights & Aerobic Classes plus more!
· On Staff Certified Personal Trainers

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For additional information on any of the sports programs, call 410-278-3929 or email Sports Programs.