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Our Mission

We are a community dedicated to providing opportunities

for recreation and wellness that delveop healthy and engaged citizens.

Bill R. Foster and Family Recreation Center

The Foster Recreation Center (FRC), opened in 2012, is an amazing addition to Missouri State. It offers a place for the entire campus community to work out, play and learn about healthy living. The following features include a wide variety of fantastic amenities and services at the FRC.

  • Recreational pool with warm water, lap lanes, underwater seating with hydrotherapy jets, water-current channel and zipline
  • Spa in the Aquatic Center; seats 12 to 14
  • Sauna
  • Indoor jogging track (6.5 laps = 1 mile)
  • Fitness Center with cardiovascular equipment and strength-training equipment
  • Wellness Suites featuring massage therapy and personal training
  • A quiet space with a more private workout zone
  • Indoor rock-climbing and bouldering walls
  • Outdoor free-standing boulder for climbing
  • Basketball and volleyball courts
  • Multiactivity court to play sports such as badminton, indoor soccer, dodgeball and more
  • Studios for dancing and other fitness classes
  • Lounge areas with Wi-Fi and flat-screen televisions
  • Men's, women's and universal locker rooms
  • Several "green" features, fulfilling LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) silver certification

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