Gyms: There are a number of fitness facilities close to the college campus. Most convenient is In-Shape, which is just a few minutes away from the campus. A 5 minute drive away you can also find the Western Village Health Club.
City Parks: Santa Maria is blessed with many great city parks, a number of which are convenient to the college campus. Within 1 mile of campus you can visit Simas Park, Minami, Buena Vists and Alice Trefts parks. Across these different parks are a number of recreation facilities including basketball courts, baseball fields and more.
Hagerman Sports Complex: Hagerman is the premier sports complex in the Santa Maria area, offering facilities for many sports. They have 4 multi-purpose fields with baseball mounds and soccer goals available for hire.
Beaches: Studying by the beach makes for a uniquely relaxing campus environment, and close to class you can find the popular Pismo Beach, which is a great spot to unwind or participate in some watersports.
Golf: There are numerous quality golf courses in the Santa Maria area and it attracts golf enthusiasts from far and wide to play in the perfect Californian climate. You can experience the best golfing in the area by visiting Rancho Maria Golf Club, Sunset Ridge and Santa Maria Country Club.
Swimming: Around 10 minutes’ walk from campus you will find Paul Nelson Aquatics Center, which has an Olympic-sized swimming pool.
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