Please check back regularly for program updates as we move forward with re-opening the David Braley Athletic Centre. 

Please contact us at reconline@mcmaster.ca if you have any inquiries. 

For updates regarding the COVID-19 response at McMaster University, please visit covid19.mcmaster.ca


Welcome to the Department of Athletics and Recreation Facilities. Here you will be able to view our facilities and the various activities that are offered. From drop-in recreational time to rentals for your sporting or special event, we offer a wide variety of activities for all our students, staff and community groups.

For up to date schedules please contact the Joan Buddle Service Desk located in the David Braley Athletic Centre either in person or by phone at 905-525-9140 x24612

 The Department of Athletics and Recreation is a proud partner with the McMaster Okanagan Committee on the MacMoves movement on campus - supporting and encouraging the McMaster community to engage in activity and to ‘Move More. Being active is unique to each person, based on their interest and ability. It is whatever works best for you. For more info on the MacMoves movement please visit https://macmoves.mcmaster.ca/.