Goldring Centre for High Performance Sport
University of Toronto
185,000 sq. ft.
EllisDon constructed the Goldring Centre for High Performance Sport for the University of Toronto, which is a 2,000 seat, four-storey world-class gymnasium (basketball and volleyball) and training facility, (plus a mechanical penthouse), with three storeys below-grade. There are two practice courts and a feature court built to the Federal International Basketball’s (FIBA) and Federal International Volleyball’s (FIVB) standards.
The centre houses two practice courts and a feature court built to the Federal International Basketball’s (FIBA) and Federal International Volleyball’s (FIVB) standards, as well as support facilities for the courts, including change rooms, a first aid therapy and taping room, coach’s offices and public washrooms. There are multi-use change rooms used on an as needed basis by other varsity, intramural and community teams using the centre and the adjacent Varsity Stadium.
The facility also contains a tiered strength and conditioning space, the sports science and sports medicine facilities and additional offices and meeting rooms.