A bit About Us

The RunRec is a state-of-the-art multipurpose recreational facility aiming to personalize your own fitness journey. We pride ourselves on offering an autonomous private gym experience for every visitor who walks through our doors here in Kitchener-Waterloo.

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Welcome to The RunRec: Your Premier Fitness Destination in Kitchener-Waterloo

At The RunRec, our facility houses a diverse range of programs designed to help meet your individual fitness goals. From summer basketball camps to high-intensity training, there’s something for everyone at The RunRec.

The RunRec’s Mission

Our team is committed to setting a new gold standard for fitness that’s both personalized and autonomous. Our mission is to empower individuals to achieve their wellness goals by providing a private space to sharpen their unique skills at their own convenience. Recognizing the importance of privacy and individualized attention is what inspired us to offer exclusive bookings and set ourselves apart from other local public gymnasiums.

Community and Partnerships

As our facility flourished and our community grew, so too did our commitment to making a positive impact beyond our walls. Through partnerships with local schools, trainers, and charities, we've been able to extend our reach and create additional programs aimed at promoting health, wellness, and empowerment for our community. By combining our state-of-the-art facilities with feedback from our community, we aim to redefine the gymnasium experience and set new standards for excellence for your fitness journey in Kitchener-Waterloo.

Contact Us

To learn more, feel free to contact us at +1 (519) 800-9894 or get in touch with us over email at contact@therunrec.com. For more information on our programs and services, visit our contact page.


FAQ's About Our Courts

Explore RunRec for easy-access indoor sports rentals. Enjoy 24/7 basketball, volleyball, or dodgeball without the crowds or waiting. With convenient parking.

What are your operating hours?

The RunRec is open 24/7. You can book a court any day and any time.

What is your refund policy?

There are no refunds, no re-bookings, and no cancellation for any bookings that are purchased. If you have additional questions about booking a slot feel free to contact us here.

Can I host my league at The RunRec?

Absolutely! - We welcome all custom leagues to be housed within our facility. Please fill out this form and we will get you setup as soon as possible.

What kind of footwear do we need within the facility?

Indoor shoes are only permitted on the court during play. When you enter into the facility make sure to change into the appropriate footwear before stepping on the court.

Are we allowed to eat or drink inside the facility?

Yes - All food & drinks is permitted on the bleacher area (off the hardwood court).

Can I host my training sessions at The RunRec?

Absolutely! - Please fill out this form with all your needs and we will respond to you as soon as possible.

Photography Permits

We believe photography is a great way to capture memories and special moments. However, it’s important to be respectful of other people when taking pictures.

If you’re going to be taking pictures of people, make sure to get their permission first. Nobody wants to have their picture taken without their consent.

That being said, feel free to take pictures inside the facility. Just be sure to respect other people’s privacy and space.

Inappropriate Behaviour

We reserve the right to remove any guests who behave inappropriately from the premises. This includes but is not limited to: trespassing, vandalism, theft, and harassment.

We want everyone to feel welcome and comfortable on our property, and we will not tolerate anything less. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

How can I book multiple sessions at one time?

Contact us here so we better understand which days in advance you want booked off and get you setup.

Can I Use the Facility to Teach Yoga?

Yes you can absolutely use our facility to teach other activities! We have a full court as well as two training courts that are multi-purpose and have the space you need to accommodate your class.

So whether you are an experienced instructor or are just considering teaching classes for the first time, we welcome you to use our facility to help your students reach their full potential.

Please fill out this form and we will get you setup as soon as possible.

Do I Need to Have Insurance?

We believe your safety is always our top priority. However, we are not responsible for any injuries that may occur while playing in our facility.

We recommend that all participants rely on their own insurance coverage to protect themselves in case of an accident. While our courts are well-maintained and our staff is highly trained, accidents can still happen.

With insurance, you can rest assured knowing you will be covered in an emergency. We appreciate your understanding.