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Mort Harris Recreation and Fitness Center

Mort Harris Recreation and Fitness Center

Established in 2000, joined Department of Athletics in 2010


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October 24 2014 at 10:00 AM
Mort Harris Recreation and Fitness Center
Jump training is a great calorie burner, balance enhancer and agility stimulator. This high intensity and high impact class is composed of moves to help you lose weight, increase reflex and speed while building muscular endurance. Note: Those with joint or cardiovascular issues should be aware of the high impact nature of this class.
Learning Ballet
October 24 2014 at 12:00 PM
Mort Harris Recreation and Fitness Center
Dive into the basics of ballet. Learn Barre and floor work while developing strength and flexibility. Ballet/jazz shoes or no-slip socks required.
Level 1 Belly Dance
October 24 2014 at 12:00 PM
Mort Harris Recreation and Fitness Center
Learn the ancient art of belly dance!  Burn calories, build muscle and improve posture and felxibility, while practicing the basics of authentic belly dance.  Class will end with choreography for you to perform at home!  Wear comfortable clothing and get ready to have some fun!
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Location / Contact Us

The Department of Campus Recreation is located in the Mort Harris Recreation and Fitness Center.

The Mort Harris RFC is in the center of campus, directly across from the Student Center Building and across the mall from the Undergraduate Library. The mailing address is:

5210 Gullen Mall
Detroit, MI 48202
(313) 577-2348
Fax (313) 577-5843

View the Wayne State University campus map.

Parking for the Mort Harris RFC is conveniently located in structures 2 and 5 on Anthony Wayne Drive. Metered parking is also available along Cass between Warren and Palmer and on Warren between Cass and the Lodge service drive.

Driving directions to the university.

The Mort Harris RFC has four floors.
The lower level offers:

  • HammerStrength plate loaded equipment 
  • Free weights 
  • Spinning group fitness studio 
  • Massage studio 
  • Campus recreation interns office
The first floor offers: 
  • Women’s Only workout area 
  • Cardio equipment 
  • HumanSport strength line 
  • Mind and Body group fitness studio 
  • Stretching area 
  • Personal training office 
  • Concessions 
  • Campus recreation administrative office
The second floor offers: 
  •  2 multi-purpose courts 
  •  Group fitness studio 258 and group fitness studio 250 
  •  Lounge area 
The third floor offers: 
  •  Walking/running track 
  •  Cardio equipment