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  7. Sport and Fitness Center for Disabled People / Baldinger Architectural Studio

Sport and Fitness Center for Disabled People / Baldinger Architectural Studio

  • 00:00 - 16 January, 2015
Sport and Fitness Center for Disabled People / Baldinger Architectural Studio
Sport and Fitness Center for Disabled People / Baldinger Architectural Studio, © Raul Garcia
© Raul Garcia

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  • Architects

  • Location

    Phoenix, AZ, USA
  • Architect in Charge

    Ilan Baldinger, Aaron Reddy, Greg Wedge
  • Area

    45000.0 ft2
  • Project Year

    2012
  • Photographs

    © Raul Garcia
    © Raul Garcia

    Text description provided by the architects. In March of 2012 the second and last phase of the Disability Empowerment Campus was completed with the opening of the 45,000 S.F. Virginia G. Piper Sport and Fitness

    © Raul Garcia
    © Raul Garcia

    Center for Persons with Disabilities (SpoFit), a first of its kind Sport facility in the Western United States.

    © Raul Garcia
    © Raul Garcia
    Section
    Section

    With the experienced gained from the first phase design and construction and an ever heightened commitment to remove all barriers, we seamlessly fused function, environmental considerations and high aesthetics into a “total environment” extending from the site to buildings.

    © Raul Garcia
    © Raul Garcia

    The SpoFit fulfills its intended program requirements and goals while promoting health, wellness and the active participation in sport and fitness activities of the widest group of empowered users; be it the individual user, the Olympic athlete, a local Sports Club or National team.

    Floor Plan
    Floor Plan

    The campus greatest achievement is the “total environment” affording complete freedom of movement and activity, in a safe, healthy environment. This well perceived “total environment” contributes to the stake holders pride in ownership, a community that for too long had to adapt to make-shift solutions.

    © Raul Garcia
    © Raul Garcia

    In a short period of time the campus has become an identifiable center for cultural, educational, social, recreational and competitive sport activities for the Greater Phoenix Disability Community.

    © Raul Garcia
    © Raul Garcia

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    Cite: "Sport and Fitness Center for Disabled People / Baldinger Architectural Studio" 16 Jan 2015. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/587732/sport-and-fitness-center-for-disabled-people-baldinger-architectural-studio/> ISSN 0719-8884

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