UIUC Campus Recreation Center – East (CRCE)

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CRCE Entrance Pavilion

The Campus Recreation Center - East, more commonly known as CRCE (pronounced "SIR-see"), is an athletic facility at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign for students and members completed in 2004. It is located right besides the Allen Residence Hall with PAR (Pennsylvania Avenue Residence Hall) & FAR (Florida Avenue Residence Hall) being approximately 600 meters away.


CRCE was first opened in 1988. In 2005, CRCE received an addition and renovations, reopening on March 30, 2005.[1]


CRCE facilities include:

  • Aquatic Center with temperature controlled leisure pool (for water exercise, jogging, and rehab/therapy), waterslide, zero-depth entry, bubble benches, waterfall and 12-person spa
  • Deck space
  • Locker rooms
  • 3-court gymnasium
  • MAC (Multi-Activity Court) gym with dasher boards for indoor soccer, volleyball, basketball and more
  • 2 Multipurpose rooms
  • 10,000 sq ft (930 m2) fitness area with cardio, selectorized and free weight equipment
  • 3 racquetball courts (one adjustable for squash play)
  • 3-lane indoor track

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