Sports Facilities & Gyms
The cheapest place to work out in Sinchon is right on campus at the Yonsei Campus Fitness Center. It has good quality weightlifting machines, stationary bikes, and treads mills, all at KRW 40,000 per month. It is open 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM from Monday to Friday.
Gymnasium & Physical Education Building (Bldg. 304)
Left of the Central Library, has a basketball court, and Judo and Taekwondo mats. It is often used for physical education classes, Yonsei sports teams, and clubs. Groups interested in using the facilities need to get approval from the Athletics Department. In front of the Gymnasium are outdoor basketball courts that are lit for night play and used for pick-up games around the clock.
For more details, please contact 02-2123-6165.
Tennis Courts (Near 700 Buildings)
These are divided into two sections: six hard courts just below the Muak Dorms; and eight clay courts on the right side of the road from the Muak Dorms to the Main Campus. The hard courts are always open for general use, but the clay must be reserved. Private lessons are available for reasonable prices.
Swimming Pool (Bldg. 304)
It is on the second floor of the Physical Education Building behind the Gymnasium. It has four lanes and can get quite busy. The cost is KRW 3,000 for one day, or KRW 50,000 for a monthly membership. Like most Korean pools, you must wear a swim cap, goggles, and a proper swimsuit. Note that it is closed during winter break. Open swimming is from 9:30 AM to 11:00 Am and from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM.