Wildcat Center/Davis Fitness Center Strength and Cardio Policies

  1. Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

  2. Participants using the strength and cardio equipment must be at least 16 years old.

  3. Proper athletic attire is required in strength and cardio areas at all times for the purposes of hygiene, safety and protection of equipment. Required gym attire consists of the following:

    1. Clothing, which must cover the front, back and sides of the torso along with any undergarments and may not have zippers, rivets or belt loops. It is not recommended to have bare skin contact on equipment.

    2. Clean, closed-toe, non-marking athletic shoes. Dress shoes, sandals, cleats, etc. are not permitted.

    3. Additionally, items that inhibit body heat transfer or restrict breathing are not permitted.

  4. Exercising in stairwells or on the bridge is not permitted.

  5. All weights, kettlebells, medicine balls, equipment attachments and bars must be returned to the appropriate rack after use.

  6. Weights of any kind are not permitted on the elevated track.

  7. Excessive slamming or dropping of weight is not allowed. Olympic bars should be handled in a manner consistent with the lift(s) being performed.

  8. Participants are expected to wipe down equipment before and after each use with the provided antibacterial spray and towels.

  9. Food, gum and tobacco are not permitted in the arena. All beverages must be in a spill-proof container. Please refrain from mixing powdered beverages in the facility.

  10. Please share the equipment by permitting others to work in between sets. Please do not take rest periods while sitting on equipment while others are waiting for that equipment.

  11. When others are waiting, there is a 30 minute limit on all cardiovascular equipment.

  12. Taking photos or video recordings of others without their permission is prohibited.

  13. Taking photos or video recordings for commercial purposes must be approved by the Facility Manager and/or Campus Recreation Director prior to filming.

  14. Headphones are required for all electronic devices that emit sound. Headphone usage may be restricted during NCAA Track practices.

  15. Personal training, private instruction or group instruction is restricted to certified individuals specifically employed by Weber State University.

  16. Multipurpose studios may only be used for scheduled academic classes and Campus Recreation group exercise classes. All other use must be approved by the Facility Manager and/or Campus Recreation Director prior to use.

  17. Personal items should be stored in the locker room or cubbies. WSU Employees are not permitted to hold items for participants.

  18. WSU is not responsible for lost or stolen items.

  19. To ensure safety, participants are required to abide by all staff requests.

  20. Failure to abide by policies or staff requests may result in loss of user privileges.

WSU Wildcard identification cards are property of the University.  Misuse of IDs to gain facility access is considered fraud.  Campus Recreation staff may confiscate misused, expired, or invalid Wildcards and may require the person(s) to leave the facility.  Misuse of Wildcards may also result in loss of facility access privileges or further disciplinary action by the University.

Updated April 2021