The University of Arizona Student Recreation Center Expansion, was designed by Sasaki Associates, Inc, that location in Tucson, AZ, United States, The project also shapes important outdoor spaces; an extensive use of glass allows interior occupants to view activity outdoors, and vice versa. A particular transparency is given to the Fitness Center, a large indoor space that overlooks the active 6th Street campus corridor.
Outdoor Adventures occupies a prominent project location, advertising its unique opportunities for students to explore the great outdoors. A rock-climbing Bouldering Wall and outdoor fitness class space occupy the enclosed courtyard. The courtyard is further defined by two intersecting roof elements providing carefully tuned passive shading.