The overall objective of the fitness programs is to maintain the highest possible morale and promote the physical fitness of Air Force personnel, dependents and civilians.
The Fitness and Sports Center is located next to Cannon Federal Credit Union and across from the Whispering Winds Golf Course--just around around the corner from the main gate base entrance. The Fitness Center is equipped with racquetball courts, basketball court, volleyball court, multiple exercise, cardio and weight rooms, plus men’s and women’s locker rooms. Outdoors, there is a combat fit pad, football field and paved track. In addition, there are lighted softball fields on the base that are managed by the Fitness Center. Contact a Fitness Center staff member for more information regarding all the fitness rooms, equipment, and services.
Physical fitness is important!Regular physical activity will help you decrease our risk of disease, feel better physically and mentally and look better Physical activity is essential to prevent and reduce risks of many diseases and improve physical and mental health. It can even help you live longer—research from the American Journal of Preventative Medicine indicates that regular exercise can add up to five years to your life.
DZ Aquatic Center
The DZ Aquatic Center is located next to the Drop Zone. The on base standard-size pool opens each May through Labor Day. The pool is equipped with state-of-the-art equipment and decking to keep the area at comfortable temperatures. Two recently added amenities include a water slide with a plunge pool and an entirely new circulating tide pool for small children. The DZ Aquatic Center is closed for the fall and winter season. It will reopen May 2017.
Intramural and varsity sports are offered at the Fitness & Sports Center on base. Intramural sports offered include basketball, volleyball, softball and football. Varsity sports offered include men's and women's softball, men's and women's basketball, co-ed volleyball and soccer.