Sunday, 25 January 2015 00:00

Basketball 3x3

GMU Field House, Fairfax, Virginia

The Field House contains an indoor track, locker rooms, basketball courts and an indoor multi-purpose practice facility used by the baseball, softball, lacrosse and soccer teams. Home of the indoor men's and women's track and field teams, it has served as host to the Mobil Invitational and the USA Track and Field Golden Spike Invitational Indoor Meet. Many of the Mason athletic department offices are located within the Field House as well.
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Sunday, 25 January 2015 00:00

Basketball 5x5

GMU RAC Gym, Fairfax, Virginia

The 120,000-square foot Recreation Athletic Complex (formerly the PE Building) boasts three gymnasiums, two racquetball courts, two squash courts, and a two story fitness gallery that spans over 15,000 square feet. The facility is home to the Patriots volleyball and wrestling teams, along with intramural and club sports, ROTC, as well as classroom and offices for the School of Recreation, Health and Tourism. Inside, the Patriot teams will compete in the new "RAC Gym," with seating for 1,550 and featuring a state of the art sound system and a second story viewing area. The existing John Linn Memorial Gymnasium was renovated for student use, and there is an additional gymnasium located on the second level. Adjacent to the fitness and strength areas is a juice bar and lounge.
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Sunday, 25 January 2015 00:00

Bodybuilding

GMU Concert Hall, Fairfax, Virginia

OlympicsThe Center for the Arts Concert Hall is designed as an adaptable venue, able to serve many types of events from conferences, to orchestral concerts, to large scale productions, and features an expansive glass-walled lobby suitable for formal and informal receptions, dinners, and presentations. Harris Theater is a modified proscenium/thrust theatre and is ideal for smaller-scaled concerts, recitals, lectures, and theatrical events. The Center for the Arts Concert Hall, opened in 1990 is a technically adaptable venue. Each year it houses operas, symphony orchestras, theatre productions, dance performances, cultural shows, and a much more.

  • 1935 Continental Seating with ample leg room (821 Orchestra level -
    including the pit area and 1112 seats in the Grand Tier/Balcony)
  • Adjustable music shell which can enhance the acoustical presence
    of an orchestra, chorus, soloist, or chamber ensemble
  • State of the art lighting and sound system including
    a projector and large video screen
  • Large Orchestral Pit
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Sunday, 25 January 2015 00:00

Boxing

GMU Concert Hall, Fairfax, Virginia

OlympicsThe Center for the Arts Concert Hall is designed as an adaptable venue, able to serve many types of events from conferences, to orchestral concerts, to large scale productions, and features an expansive glass-walled lobby suitable for formal and informal receptions, dinners, and presentations. Harris Theater is a modified proscenium/thrust theatre and is ideal for smaller-scaled concerts, recitals, lectures, and theatrical events. The Center for the Arts Concert Hall, opened in 1990 is a technically adaptable venue. Each year it houses operas, symphony orchestras, theatre productions, dance performances, cultural shows, and a much more.

  • 1935 Continental Seating with ample leg room (821 Orchestra level -
    including the pit area and 1112 seats in the Grand Tier/Balcony)
  • Adjustable music shell which can enhance the acoustical presence
    of an orchestra, chorus, soloist, or chamber ensemble
  • State of the art lighting and sound system including
    a projector and large video screen
  • Large Orchestral Pit
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Tuesday, 02 December 2014 00:00

Decathlon

George Mason University Stadium

George Mason Stadium is an expertly landscaped outdoor facility and home to the men's and women's soccer teams, the men's and women's outdoor track and field teams and the women's lacrosse team. There is grandstand seating for 5,000 spectators, an all-weather track which underwent renovation in summer 2009, and an electronic scoreboard. George Mason Stadium has hosted NCAA Championship soccer matches, as well as practices for the U.S. Men's National Soccer Team, the U.S. Women's National Soccer Team and visiting teams that participated in World Cup competition in 1994 and 1999. George Mason hosted the 2012 CAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships for the sixth time in school history, having hosted in 1991, 1995, 1999, 2005 and 2009. George Mason Stadium has hosted many IC4A/ECAC Outdoor Championships, featuring some of the top track and field athletes on the East Coast.
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Sunday, 25 January 2015 00:00

Judo

GMU Field House, Fairfax, Virginia

The Field House contains an indoor track, locker rooms, basketball courts and an indoor multi-purpose practice facility used by the baseball, softball, lacrosse and soccer teams. Home of the indoor men's and women's track and field teams, it has served as host to the Mobil Invitational and the USA Track and Field Golden Spike Invitational Indoor Meet. Many of the Mason athletic department offices are located within the Field House as well.
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Tuesday, 02 December 2014 00:00

Submission Grappling

GMU Field House, Fairfax, Virginia

The Field House contains an indoor track, locker rooms, basketball courts and an indoor multi-purpose practice facility used by the baseball, softball, lacrosse and soccer teams. Home of the indoor men's and women's track and field teams, it has served as host to the Mobil Invitational and the USA Track and Field Golden Spike Invitational Indoor Meet. Many of the Mason athletic department offices are located within the Field House as well.
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Monday, 13 October 2014 00:00

Swimming

Aquatic & Fitness Center, Fairfax, Virginia

OlympicsThe Jim McKay Natatorium, the best in the conference and one of the best on the East Coast, features a 50-meter Olympic Pool, 25-yard exercise pool, diving well, sauna, spa and a fully equipped 3,500-square foot fitness gallery. The depth of the water in the 50-meter pool ranges from 7' to 13' 5", which allows for fast competition and has resulted in 71 total records set by participants at the Colonial Athletic Association Championships over the past eight years. The pool is extremely versatile and with its movable bulkheads, it accommodates simultaneous uses such as lap swimming, classes, synchronized swimming, scuba diving and water polo. With the 25-yard exercise pool available as well, the athletes have extra space to warm-up and cool-down.
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Tuesday, 02 December 2014 00:00

Track & Field

George Mason University Stadium

George Mason Stadium is an expertly landscaped outdoor facility and home to the men's and women's soccer teams, the men's and women's outdoor track and field teams and the women's lacrosse team. There is grandstand seating for 5,000 spectators, an all-weather track which underwent renovation in summer 2009, and an electronic scoreboard. George Mason Stadium has hosted NCAA Championship soccer matches, as well as practices for the U.S. Men's National Soccer Team, the U.S. Women's National Soccer Team and visiting teams that participated in World Cup competition in 1994 and 1999. George Mason hosted the 2012 CAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships for the sixth time in school history, having hosted in 1991, 1995, 1999, 2005 and 2009. George Mason Stadium has hosted many IC4A/ECAC Outdoor Championships, featuring some of the top track and field athletes on the East Coast.
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Tuesday, 02 December 2014 00:00

Wrestling

GMU Field House, Fairfax, Virginia

The Field House contains an indoor track, locker rooms, basketball courts and an indoor multi-purpose practice facility used by the baseball, softball, lacrosse and soccer teams. Home of the indoor men's and women's track and field teams, it has served as host to the Mobil Invitational and the USA Track and Field Golden Spike Invitational Indoor Meet. Many of the Mason athletic department offices are located within the Field House as well.
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