Covenant Presbyterian Church - Charlotte, NC

Recreation ministry

strengthen mind body and spirit

Welcome to Covenant's Recreation Ministries. We nurture good spiritual and physical health through a ministry of wellness, fitness, and fun. In our Recreation Center, we offer programs to strengthen minds, bodies, and spirits, while using our facilities and events to reach out to our neighbors in Charlotte.

Gym Amenities

Full line of cardio (treadmills, ellipticals, recumbent bike, upright bike, spin bike, and rowing machine)
Full new line of resistance equipment (chest press/shoulder press, pec fly/rear delt, lat pulldown/low row, leg press, leg extension/leg curl, and multi-function dual cable machine)
Free weights (dumbbells up to 50lbs)
Fitness balls, BOSU’s, battle rope, bars, bands, jump ropes, etc.
Free Wi-Fi and Parking
Locker rooms and showers available

Current Hours

Monday through Thursday:  8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday  8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sunday 1:30 pm - 6:00 pm

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Youth Basketball

The new season for Covenant youth basketball is soon approaching. Player sign ups will begin on September 13th by clicking here.
If you are interested in coaching a team, please fill out the coach’s interest form here.  If you have any additional questions, please email Kevin Harper.

Cardi0 Funk is Back!

Sundays 2-3:00pm starting Sunday, August 27
Covenant Recreation Building Gym

Cardio Funk is an exhilarating cardio workout that brings together a fun blend of dance and hip hop style moves.  Instructor Lem Houston adds high energy music with simple dance moves that keeps you wanting more.  Burn 400 to 600 calories in one hour while having fun!  Each class is $10, paid to the instructor.

Yoga at covenant

Yoga can improve your balance and flexibility, help with relief of back pain, ease arthritis symptoms and help you sleep better. Classes at Covenant are taught by trained professionals who design their stretches, poses and meditations to support a variety of ages and abilities. No matter your experience, you'll find our yoga classes to be friendly and inclusive. Email Kevin Harper for details.  Click on the button below to sign up for a class.

Yoga: TUESDAYS from 9:45 -10:45 a.m.
Prenatal and Postnatal Yoga: SATURDAYS from 9:15- 10:15 a.m.
NOTE: Class registration and payment take place on the Be Yoga Collective website: 1) Click on the button below; 2) Go to the "Location" button and click on "Covenant Recreation and Fitness Center;" 3) Create an account to sign up. 

Fairway Fellowship

Interested in playing golf with other Covenant members?  Complete the survey and we will contact you with details.
If you have questions, please email Kevin Harper, Recreation Ministry Director.

Opportunities for exercise and volunteering 


Volunteers needed

The fastest growing sport in America is at Covenant and we now have regular court times every Friday from
12:30-2:30 p.m. $5 drop in fee or free for Recreation Wing members.
The Recreation Ministry is looking for smiling faces that can help out at the front desk.  Flexible shifts, you can call the shots, and we will teach you the ropes.  

Connect with the Recreation Ministry

We would love to hear from you. Please drop us a line and we'll get back with you shortly.