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All about RIT’s new Gordon Field House and Activities Center:

8,500 person occupancy

2,500 bleacher seats with back and arm rests

60,000-square-foot indoor track and playing fields

500,000-gallon, 60-by-120 foot intramural competition pool with moveable bulkhead

92,000-gallon recreational pool with wave machine and
25-person Jacuzzi

18,000-square-foot two-story fitness center (three times the size of the current weight room)

764 steel pipe pilings embedded 30 feet into bedrock to support the structure

650 tons of steel

20 miles of wiring

50-foot-tall, 65,000-pound decorative tower

130,000 bricks!

More photos and information about the new Gordon Field House and Activities Center can be found on the Web at www.rit.edu/fieldhouse.